Italy won the bid to host the 2026 Winter Olympics
- IOC announced that the 2026 Winter Olympics will be staged.
- In 2026 the Winter Games will happen from 6 February to 22 February.
- Italy beat off a bid from Stockholm/Are in Sweden.
- Italy won the bid by the approval of the IOC members.
Kerala topped NITI Aayog’s health index 2019 ranking
- Kerala has topped the ranking state in terms.
- Overall health performance as per the report submitted.
- NITI Aayog on health index has submitted the report.
- It measured annual and incremental performances.
Japan gifted Manipur a peace museum
- Newly Japan gifted the Manipur museum of peace.
- This museum is gifted to mark the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Imphal.
- This is one of the important battles of the Second World War.
- It is about 20 km southwest of Manipur’s capital Imphal.
- The museum is funded by the Nippon Foundation.
In Mumbai India proposes to host 2023 IOC session
- In Mumbai India proposed to host the 2023 International Olympic Committee session.
- For the 2030 Winter Olympics, it is expected to choose the host city.
- Narinder Batra and IOC member Nita Ambani submitted the formal bid.
Jharkhand Government to get $147 Million Loan from World Bank
- Government of Jharkhand and the World Bank signed an agreement.
- It is $147 Million Loan Agreement.
- They provide basic urban services to the people of Jharkhand.
- They help improve the ULBs in the state.
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