ISRO launched the electronic intelligence satellite EMISAT along with 28 other satellites of global customers.
India’s PSLV-C45 launched EMISAT and 28 international customer satellites from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota.
This flight marked the first mission of PSLV-QL, a new variant of PSLV with four strap-on motors.
The 28 international customer satellites, together weighing about 220 kg, are from four countries, namely, Lithuania (2), Spain (1), Switzerland (1) and USA (24).
Earth Hour 2019
It was witnessed on March 30 by turning off lights at 8:30 pm local time for an hour as a call for global action on climate change.
Started out as an event in Sydney in 2007
Terror Monitoring Group in Jammu & Kashmir
The Union Home Ministry has announced setting up of a Terror Monitoring Group (TMG) to ensure synergised and concerted action against terror financing
Manu Sawhney took charge as the new Chief Executive of the International Cricket Council.
Ex-MD of ESPN Star Sports
Merger of Bank of Baroda, Vijaya Bank, Dena Bank
Bank of Baroda becomes second largest PSU bank after SBI with this merger
First female President of Slovakia
Indian Badminton Tournament 2019 was held at K. D. Jadhav Indoor Hall in New Delhi
Men’s Singles: Viktor Axelsen (Denmark) Women’s Singles: Ratchanok Intanon (Thailand) Men’s Doubles: Lee Yang and Wang Chi-lin (Chinese )
Women Doubles: Greysia Polii and Apriyani Rahayu (Indonesia) Mixed Doubles: Wang Yilü and Huang Dongping (China)