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- 13th meeting of the India-UK Joint Economic and Trade Committee (JETCO) was held in London.

- Biswa Bhusan Harichandan has been named as Governor of Andhra Pradesh.

- China gifts warship ‘P625’ to Sri Lanka

 

 

(Q) Biswa Bhusan Harichandan has been named as Governor of ________ ?

(A) Andhra Pradesh


(Q) The annual Gandhi-Mandela Peace Medal 2019 has been awarded to ________ ?

(A) Thich Nhat Hanh

 


 

Nelson Mandela International Day (or Mandela Day ) is an annual international day in honour of Nelson Mandela , celebrated each year on 18 July, Mandela‘s birthday.

The day was officially declared by the United Nations in November 2009, with the first UN Mandela Day held on 18 July 2010.

 

 

July 18 is World Listening Day.

This annual global event was initiated by the World Listening Project (WLP), a non-profit organization that focuses on understanding the world and its natural environment, cultures and societies through listening and field recording.

 

 

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela (18 July 1918 – 5 December 2013) was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, politician, and philanthropist.

He served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999.

He was the country‘s first black head of state and the first elected in a fully representative democratic election.

 


 

Priyanka Chopra (born 18 July 1982) is an Indian actress, singer, philanthropist, and the winner of the Miss World pageant of 2000.

One of Bollywood‘s highest-paid actresses and one of the nation‘s most high-profile celebrities, Chopra has also gained popularity for her sense of style.

 

 

Robert Hooke : Applied the Word ‘Cell‘

Robert Hooke FRS (28 July [O.S. 18 July] 1635 – 3 March 1703) was an English natural philosopher, architect and polymath.

 

 

Intel Corporation ( Intel) is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Santa Clara, California.

Intel is one of the world‘s largest and highest valued semiconductor chip makers, based on revenue.

 

 

About Adolf Hitler :

Adolf Hitler (20 April 1889 – 30 April 1945) was an Austrian-born German politician who was the leader of the Nazi Party (German: Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei (NSDAP); National Socialist German Workers Party).

 

 

- 1984 A mass shooting occurred in and around a McDonald‘s restaurant in San Diego, California. 21 people were killed and 19 others were injured.

- 1982 Died : Roman Jakobson, Russian-American linguist and literary theorist best known for his contribution to the structural analysis of language.

 

 

1. BANALITY (NOUN): a trite or obvious remark

Synonyms: trivial, meaningless Antonyms: original, imaginative

Example Sentence: His ability to utter banalities never ceased to amaze me.

 

 

Government Adda - Number Series

Download this PDF Number Series for Competitive Exams purpose.

 

 

(Q) In the human body, red blood cells are produced in ?

(A) liver

(B) voluntary muscles

(C) pancreas

(D) bone marrow

To know the answer, click Read More

 


 
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