Meghalaya became the first Indian state to draft a water policy
- Meghalaya became the first Indian state to draft.
- And the water policy to ensure water conservation.
- The issues and protection of water resources in the State.
- On 12th July 2019 Meghalaya State Cabinet approved the draft.
In London First Global Conference for Media Freedom held
- First Global Conference for Media Freedom 2019, hosted by the Canada and UK.
- It was held on July 10-11, 2019 in London, UK.
- It is co-hosted by Chrystia Freeland, Canadian Minister of Foreign Affairs.
- The conference is structured around 4 themes.
- Indian delegation led by Prasar Bharati Chairman Surya Prakash.
On August 1 in Kochi KSUM to host Women Startup Summit 2019
- KSUM in association with the Indian Women Network floated by CII.
- They host a one-day event ‘Women Startup Summit 2019’.
- The event will take place at the Integrated Startup.
Chandrayaan-2 launch called off after technical snag in rocket
- ISRO Scientists a few days to assess the seriousness of the problem.
- Till Tuesday the launch in the current window of opportunity is available only.
- The next launch date could be months later.
- They indicated that it could take up to a few days.
Djokovic won Federer to win fifth Wimbledon title
- Novak Djokovic won his fifth Wimbledon title.
- He defeated Swiss tennis ace, Roger Federer.
- The match to be decided in the fifth set.
- This is Djokovic’s 16th Grand Slam and 5th Wimbledon title.
- He is level with Bjorn Borg as a five-time Wimbledon winner.
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