Saudi Arabia increased India’s Haj quota by 30,000
- Saudi Arabia increased India’s Haj quota by 30,000.
- It was like the third hike in 3 years.
- It is increased from 1,70,000 to 200,000.
- Indians get a chance to visit annual Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca.
- It is a city in Hejazi region of Saudi Arabia.
- The issue discussed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
In UK Nitesh Kumar Jangir Indian Engineer won innovation award
- An Indian engineer, Nitesh Kumar Jangir won the Commonwealth Secretary-General.
- The award won in the “People” category in London, UK.
- It is for the creation of a low-cost neonatal breathing device named “Saans”.
- The main use for saving the lives of newborn babies.
- The award was presented by Prince Harry.
On July 1st Govt. to celebrate 2 years of GST
- Government of India organized an event on July 1.
- The event will be addressed by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
- The event will be held in Ambedkar Bhawan.
- The event will be attended by senior officers.
- The two years presentation of GST and the road ahead.
Nagaland occupies the top position in the unemployment rate
- According to the survey, PLFS for 2017-18″ which is conducted by NSSO.
- The huge variations among the states in terms of the unemployment rate.
- The overall unemployment rate is around 6.1.
- It is followed by Goa (1 3.9%) and Manipur(1 1.6%).
- Meghalaya has the lowest rate at 1.5%. Chhattisgarh and Sikkim.
Telangana hosts the triennial ISTA Congress in Hyderabad
- Telangana is hosting the triennial ISTA Congress in Hyderabad.
- ISTA Congress is being held for the first time in Asia.
- The Congress is being held from 26 June to 3 July 2019.
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