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One Liners of the Day, 21 October 2018

National

  • India has imposed anti-dumping duties of up to 185.51 US dollars per tonne for five years on certain varieties of steel products from - China

International

  • The first joint maritime exercises between the navies of China and the 10-members of this association will hold in the South China Sea near the city of Zhanjiang - Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)
  • The 55-kilometer-long world’s longest sea bridge - Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge.
  • This nation's home-grown ‘AG600’ (Kunlong) is the world's largest amphibious aircraft - China.
  • This nation is planning to launch its own 'artificial moon' by 2020 - China.
  • This nation admitted journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside its consulate in Istanbul - Saudi Arabia.

Sports

  • This Indian player won silver medal in the final of Archery event of Youth Olympics 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina - Akash Malik.
  • 'World Wrestling 2018' held in - Budapest, Hungary.

Person In News

  • An Indian-American woman received US ‘Presidential Medal for Combating Human Trafficking’ in Houston - Minal Patel Davis.
  • Winner of the fourth Carnot Prize is the Kleinman Center for Energy Policy at the University of Pennsylvania - Piyush Goyal.

General Knowledge

  • Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) established in the year – 1967.
  • The world's longest sea bridge - Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge (55-km).
  • Capital of Saudi Arabia – Riyadh.
  • Currency of Saudi Arabia - Saudi Riyal.
  • Capital of China – Beijing.

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