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- Ajay Kumar Bhalla has been appointed Officer on Special Duty (OSD) to the Ministry of Home Affairs.

- American digital payments firm PayPal announced expansion of its India footprint with the launch of 3rd global technology centre.

- Asian Development Bank has sanctioned Rs 1925 Cr project for up-gradation of power generation and distribution in Tripura.



(Q) India Ranked ____ in Global Innovation Index 2019 Commerce and Industry Minister Releases Global Innovation Index Rankings ?

(A) 52nd

(Q) Who has been appointed as Pentagon chief ?

(A) Mark Esper



Kargil Vijay Diwas, named after the success of Operation Vijay.

On this day, 26 July 1999, India successfully took command of the high outposts which had been lost to Pakistani intruders.



George Bernard Shaw : Playwright, Orator, Only person awarded Nobel Prize and Oscar.

George Bernard Shaw (26 July 1856 – 2 November 1950) was an Irish playwright and a co-founder of the London School of Economics.



- 2011 Died : Margaret Olley, Australian painter, the subject of more than 90 solo exhibitions. Before her death she donated 130 of her own works to the Art Gallery of New South Wales worth $7 million.

- 2005 Over 5,000 people died in floods in Mumbai, India. The flood was caused by heavy rain, that continued for two days. That rain was the eighth heaviest ever recorded rainfall.



1. RANCOUR (NOUN): bitterness, hatefulness

Synonyms: animosity, hostility Antonyms: friendliness, kindness

Example Sentence:

Although my friend betrayed me, I have no rancour towards him.



Indian Economy - Objective Pattern

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(Q) Where was electricity supply first introduced in India ?

(A) Mumbai

(B) Chennai

(C) Darjeeling

(D) Kolkata

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