On 14 July The French government celebrated the National Day
- On 14 July the French government celebrated the National Day.
- The day is also known as Bastille Day.
- The day marks the anniversary of the storming of the Bastille prison.
- They took place in Paris on 14 July 1789.
World Bank planned to offer $250 million to Kerala
- To the Kerala government, the World Bank would offer a loan of $250 million.
- The main aim is at enhancing the state’s resilience.
- The impacts of natural disasters and climate change.
- The World Bank recently signed a $250 million loan agreement.
Kiran More appointed as USA cricket teams interim coach
- Former India wicketkeeper-batsman Kiran More takes charge.
- He replaces the head coach Pubudu Dassanayake.
- In June 2019 Kiran More appointed as the USA’s director of cricket.
- He served as the chairman of the Indian selection committee.
FanMojo appointed Prithvi Shaw as its brand ambassador
- FanMojo has appointed Prithvi Shaw as its brand ambassador.
- FanMojo is a fantasy sports platform.
- It is owned by mobile tech company U2opia Global.
Sharath Kamal voted IOC Sportsperson of the Year
- In the annual Indian Oil Sports, Conclave Sharath Kamal voted the Sportsperson of the Year.
- The other nominees were B Adhiban, Cheteshwar Pujara, Manika Batra. and Simranjeet Singh.
- Sharath Kamal is a professional table tennis player.
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