India slips to the fifth spot in latest ICC T20I Rankings
- ICC unveiled an expanded men’s Twenty20 International team.
- India with 260 points has dropped three places.
- The ICC T20 World Cup champions of 2009.
- Pakistan has consolidated its top position with 286 points.
- The next three teams are South Africa, Australia, and England.
- The launch of expanded ICC T20 team rankings.
Iraq remains India’s top oil supplier in FY19
- Iraq has for the 2nd year in a row become India’s top crude oil supplier.
- In 2018-19 fiscal year more than a fifth of the country’s oil needs.
- According to data sourced from the Directorate General of a tonne.
- India during April 2018 and March 2019.
- India provisionally imported 207.3 million tonne.
ISRO plans to send a probe to study sun early next year
- Indian Space Research Organization is planning to send a probe.
- K Sivan currently scientists are exploring possibilities.
- It will be sent to observe the solar corona.
- The satellite would be ed in a halo orbit around the L1.
In A Decade Giant asteroid, 99942 Apophis will fly past Earth
- The 340m wide asteroid named 99942.
- On 13th April 2029, it will fly past Earth like a ‘moving star-like point of light’.
- At 30,500 km. it will fly above the earth’s surface
- Hemisphere from the east coast to the west coast of Australia.
- From now it is less than 1 in 100,00- many decades.
In as NATO commander US Air Force General Tod Wolters sworn
- As the top military officer, Tod D. Wolters has been sworn.
- It is the 29-nation NATO military alliance.
- A term is likely to run two to three years.
- It will also be the commander of U.S. forces in Europe.
- It is always held by an American military officer.
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