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One Liners of the Day, 28 June 2022

National Affairs: 

  • Department of Animal Husbandry & Dairying (DAHD) will launch One Health Pilot in Karnataka at Bengaluru on June 28, 2022. 
  • Union Agriculture Minister inaugurated Honey Testing Lab in Nagaland.  
  • National Monuments Authority observed Martyrdom Day of Baba Banda Singh Bahadur at Red Fort on June 25, 2022.  
  • The Department of School Education and Literacy (DoSE&L), Union Ministry of Education, has recently released the Performance Grading Index (PGI-D) for 2018-19 and 2019-20. 

International Affairs: 

  • The 5-day UN Ocean Conference takes off with the Governments of Kenya and Portugal being the co-hosts. 
  • The BepiColombo mission has recently captured an image of Mercury's crater-marked surface as the spacecraft flew close to the planet for a gravity assist manoeuvre. 
  • BepiColombo is a joint mission between European Space Agency (ESA) and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), executed under ESA leadership.
  • The Hubble space telescope has, for the first time, viewed cosmic cannibalism in deep space where a star is eating its own planets. 

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