Veer Savarkar was observed on 28 May
- On 28 May 2019, we celebrate Vinayak Damodar Savarkar’s birth anniversary.
- On this occasion, Modi paid tributes to VD Savarkar.
- He said that the nation will always remember sacrifices.
For The Second Term, Malawi’s President Peter Mutharika re-elected
- Malawi’s president Peter Mutharika of Democratic Progressive Party.
- They won the re-elections with 38.5% votes.
- The victory was declared in Blantyre, Malawi by the head of the MEC Jane Ansah.
- He won the elections against the opposition candidate.
- Saulos Chilima secured the third position with 20% votes.
China rejected the US call for dialogue with Dalai Lama
- China rejected U.S. Ambassador Terry Branstad’s call.
- With the Dalai Lama to Beijing to engage in substantive dialogue.
- China cited the reason as it firmly opposes.
- The foreign interference in Tibet and its internal affairs.
Madhya Pradesh to tentatively have new UNESCO heritage site
- Orchha town in Madhya Pradesh has a historical site.
- The Archaeological Survey of India included that heritage town.
- In April 2019 it was included in the proposal sent by the ASI.
- UNESCO’s rules state that to be a part of World Heritage sites.
- Another proposal is sent to the UNESCO.
In Hyderabad Telangana to set up country’s first ‘Blockchain District’
- Telangana released a draft blockchain policy.
- To set up the country’s first ‘Blockchain District’ in Hyderabad.
- It is aimed to create an ecosystem for major blockchain companies.
- TS Government signed an agreement with Tech Mahindra.
- The draft was released by IT, E&C.
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