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- A recent report by the Botanical Survey of India (BSI) that India hosts 1,256 species of orchid.

- Air India launched its first flight service to Dubai from Madhya Pradesh‘s Devi Ahilya Bai Holkar International Airport

- Indian entries bagged 6 awards including the Best Feature Film for the movie Nagarkirtan at the 9th SAARC Film Festival held in Colombo.



(Q) Who has been appointed as an international judge of the Singapore International Commercial Court (SICC) ?

(A) AK Sikri

(Q) Odisha Governor inaugurated the ___ edition of Commonwealth Table Tennis Championship at the Jawaharlal Indoor Stadium in Cuttack, Odisha ?

(A) 21st edition



About Sagarmatha National Park :

The Sagarmatha National Park is a protected area in the Himalayas of eastern Nepal that is dominated by Mount Everest.



About CT Scan :

A CT scan , also called X-ray computed tomography ( X-ray CT) and computerized axial tomography scan ( CAT scan ), makes use of computer-processed combinations of many X-ray images taken from different angles to produce cross-sectional ( tomographic ) images (virtual ‘slices‘) of specific areas of a scanned object, allowing the user to see inside the object without cutting.



Mangal Pandey (19 July 1827- 8 April 1857) , whose name is often preceded by ‘Shaheed‘ meaning a martyr in Hindi, was an Indian soldier during the pre-independence era.



- 1952 The Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XV Olympiad, were opened in Helsinki, Finland.

- 1947 Born : Brian May, English singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer, best known to audience as the lead guitarist of the rock band Queen.



1. UNSAVORY (ADJECTIVE): nasty, disgusting

Synonyms: distasteful, obnoxious Antonyms: agreeable, appetizing

Example Sentence:

Her unsavory remarks about the host broke up the party suddenly.



Indian Geography - subject wise

Download this PDF Indian Geography - subject wise for Competitive Exams purpose.



(Q) The working language(s) of the UNESCO is/are ?

(A) Only English

(B) Only French

(C) English and French

(D) English, French and Russian

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