- Question 1: Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) 2019 will be held in ...?
Explanation: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has been invited to deliver an address at the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) in Abu Dhabi next month.
This is the first time that a leader of the non-Muslim country has been invited to the OIC conference.
Ms Swaraj will be the Guest of Honour and address the inaugural plenary of the 46th Session of the Council of Foreign Ministers of OIC on the 1st and 2nd of next month.
- Question 2: 16th Russia-India-China, RIC, Foreign Ministerial Meeting on the 27th will be held in...?
Explanation: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will travel to Wuzhen, China to participate in the 16th Russia-India-China, RIC, Foreign Ministerial Meeting on the 27th of this month.
Chinese Foreign Minister Mr. Wang Yi and the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will also participate in the meeting.
In a release, the External Affairs Ministry said, the Ministers are expected to exchange views on the global situation, regional developments of common concern, address global challenges such as terrorism and discuss trilateral exchanges and activities.
- Question 3: Govt will infuse Rs 48,239 crore in ___ public sector banks?
Explanation: The government has approved recapitalisation of Rs 48,239 crore in 12 public sector banks in this fiscal to help them maintain regulatory capital requirements and finance growth plans.
- Question 4: Manpreet Singh and Lalremsiami are related with...?
Explanation: The Asian Hockey Federation has honoured Indian skipper Manpreet Singh with the 2018 Player of the Year award.
Women team's striker Lalremsiami has bagged the Rising Player of The Year prize.
Manpreet led the Indian team to an unbeaten streak at the Asian Champions Trophy in Muscat where the team was declared joint winners with Pakistan.
- Question 5: Apurvi Chandela is related with...?
Explanation: Apurvi Chandela has won the gold medal in the women's 10-metre air rifle event at the Dr Karni Singh Shooting Range in New Delhi on Saturday.
This is India's first medal of the ISSF World Cup 2019. She set a new world record by registering a score of 252.9 points in the final.
- Question 6: What is the capital of Arunachal Pradesh?
Explanation: Curfew was imposed in Arunachal Pradesh's capital Itanagar from 3 pm on Saturday till 9 am on Monday after violence erupted during the 48 hour-bandh.
- Question 7: Indian southern inter-state police coordination meeting held in...?
Explanation: The officials discussed measures to check inter-state smuggling of liquor and monitor the movement of illegal arms, explosives and suspects.
Providing logistics for the deployment of Central Armed Police Forces for the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections was also discussed.