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One Liners of the Day, 23 July 2021

Defence

  • Indian Navy participated in a two-day bilateral Passage Exercise (PASSEX) with Royal Navy Carrier Strike Group (CSG)-21 in the ____ from 21 July to 22 July 2021 - Bay of Bengal.
  • ____ has unveiled a new fighter aircraft named 'Checkmate', a fifth-generation fighter aircraft - Russia.

International

  • The ______ and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) signed an agreement to work together to foster diversity and equity through global initiatives promoting health and sport for everybody, everywhere - World Health Organization (WHO).
  • ‘Film of the Festival’ at the first international Culture Cinema Film Festival-2021 - Ethiopian film, "Kanda Bode" and India's "Sindhustan".

National

  • According to the Union Ministry of Women and Child Development, State Commissions for Protection of Child Rights (SCPCRs) have been set up in all the States and Union Territories except - UTs of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh.
  • On 22 July, the Union Cabinet has approved the establishment of an Integrated Multi-purpose infrastructure Development Corporation for the - Union Territory of Ladakh.
  • Indian cities, which have been selected by UNESCO under ‘Historic Urban Landscape Project’ for the inclusive and well-planned development of fast-growing historical cities while preserving the culture and heritage - Ajmer (Rajasthan), Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh), Gwalior and Orchha (Madhya Pradesh).

Person in News

  • New elected members in 28-member Executive Board of International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) w.e.f. 1 July 2021 - Marienne Coutinho and Ralph Mupita.

Sports

  • Winner of ‘All India Football Federation (AIFF)’s Men’s Footballer of the Year’ for the 2020-21 season - Sandesh Jhingan.
  • Winner of ‘AIFF Men’s Emerging Footballer of the Year’ for the 2020-21 season - Suresh Singh Wangjam.

State Current Affairs

  • _____ Cabinet has decided to set up a panchayat secretariat in all panchayats of the state - Uttar Pradesh.
  • Winner of ‘Dasharathi Krishnamacharya Award 2021’, given by the Telangana Government - Dr Elluri Shiva Reddy.

Science & Technology

  • The ____ has created a 'Swasa Oxyrise' bottle which increases the oxygen level in the human body - Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur.

General Knowledge

  • Constitutional provision that deals with “Official language or languages of a State” - Article 345.
  • Constitutional provision that deals with “Official language for communication between one State and another or between a State and the Union” - Article 346.
  • Constitutional provision that deals with “Special provision relating to language spoken by a section of the population of a State” - Article 347.
  • Constitutional provision that deals with “Language to be used in the Supreme Court and in the High Courts and for Acts, Bills, etc.” - Article 348.
  • Constitutional provision that deals with “Directive for development of the Hindi language” - Article 351.

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