🍀 The first train, operated by private players, to be run between Lucknow and Delhi will be the Tejas Express.
🍀 Coffee Table Book commemorating 50 years of partnership with UN-WFP (United Nation World Food Programme) towards food and nutrition security in India has been launched by Shri Narendra Singh Tomar, Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmer’s Welfare along with Dr. Hameed Nuru, Representative, and Country Director, UNEP.
🍀 Odisha government has decided to give monthly allowance of Rs 10,000 to Padma award winners of the state facing financial problems.
🍀 India’s central bank, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has finalized a three-year road map for medium-term objective named “Utkarsh 2022” for strengthening regulation, supervision of the central bank in a meeting in New Delhi.
🍀 Sharjah’s first Golden Card visa was issued to an Indian expat businessman Lalu Samuel.🍀 Toran Yadav(19), a specially-abled boy from Khatti village in Chhattisgarh clinched 3 medals for India at 4th World Yoga Festival and Championship 2019 held at Bulgaria, Sofia.
🍀 Lieutenant General Shailesh Tinaikar of India assumes charge as the Force Commander of United Nations Mission in South Sudan.
BCCI has formally appointed Rahul Dravid as the National Cricket Academy’s Head of Cricket.
🍀 American business and employment-oriented service, LinkedIn has appointed Ashutosh Gupta as its new country manager for India effective September 2, 2019.
🍀 Italy’s hills of Conegliano and Valdobbiadene, which is home to world-famous sparkling wine Prosecco, were added by UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) to World Heritage list.
🍀 The book titled “War over Words: Censorship in India, 1930-1960” authored by Devika Sethi who teaches modern Indian history at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)-Mandi, was released.
🍀 American aerospace major Boeing announced the arrival of two new heavy-lift Chinook helicoptersfor the Indian Air Force at the Mundra port in Gujarat.