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Name of the BCCI president who passed away on 24th September is?
Former BCCI president Biswanath Dutt passed away on 24 September 2018. Dutt
was the BCCI president in 1989 after a six-year stint as the vice-president of the parent
body from 1982-88. Dutt began his career in cricket administration as Cricket Association of
Bengal (CAB) secretary in 1977 and became president in 1982, a post he held till 1986.
In which country the first women-only foreign minister conference was held on 22 September
First women-only foreign minister conference was held in Montreal, Canada on 22
September 2018. It is aimed at highlighting women's key role in politics and decisionmaking
processes. The meeting was co-chaired by Canada's top diplomat, Chrystia
Freeland, and the foreign affairs representative of the European Union, Federica Mogherini.
Which of the following organizations along with and the International Committee of the Red Cross, as well as companies such as Microsoft, Google and Amazon launched a “Famine Action
World Bank, the United Nations and the International Committee of the Red Cross,
as well as companies such as Microsoft, Google and Amazon launched a “Famine Action
Mechanism" (FAM). FAM is an algorithm that will use analytics to identify areas that are
most likely to experience extreme food shortages. FAM will promote investments that tackle
the causes of famine at the first warning signs.
Who has topped Barclays Hurun India Rich List 2018?
India successfully conducted an interceptor missile test off the Odisha coast. This
Prithvi Defence Vehicle (PDV) mission is for engaging the targets in the exo-atmosphere
region at an altitude above 50 km of the earth's atmosphere. The interceptor is guided by
high-accuracy Inertial Navigation System (INS) and is supported by a Redundant Micro
Which of these countries has become the first in the world to land its rover MINERVA-II1 on
the surface of the asteroid Ryugu?
Japanese space agency's MINERVA-II1 (MIcro Nano Experimental Robot Vehicle
for Asteroid, the second generation) is the world’s first rover to land on the surface of the
asteroid Ryugu. The MINERVA-II1 consisted of two rovers, Rover-1A and Rover-1B. The
rovers are designed to hop along the asteroid’s surface, taking photographs and gathering
Which of the following model released by Samsung has three rear cameras?
After Andhra Pradesh and Telangana Governor ESL Narasimhan flagged off the 16-km stretch of Hyderabad Metro between Ameerpet and L B Nagar, Hyderabad Metro became the second biggest rail network in India with a total of 46 km service, next only to Delhi.
Which of the following company won the Innovation Award that is held at Automechanika, Germany?