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21 May 2019 Current Events Bengaluru boy wins a trip to Google headquarters in California

Sachin Rammorthy, a class 11 student from Bengaluru has won a trip to Google's headquarters in California. He was working for two months on Liquid Galaxy which is an open source project, funded by Google. Amongst several other participants, Sachin is one of the fifty winners of Google's annual open source software development competition. To receive his reward, he's all set to fly to Googleplex in Mountain view, California and will also represent India internationally.


India faces delay in monsoon due to Cyclone in West Pacific

Climate Prediction Centre (CPC) of the United States (US) National Weather Service reports that India could be facing a delay in monsoon due to the suppression of Madden -Julian Oscillation (MJO) Wave. However it also confirms that the temperature and the process of cloud building and rainfall will gather pace at the end of May 2019. As per India Met Department (IMD), monsoon has entered southern parts of Andaman Sea and Bay of Bengal, and looks set to advance in the next three days.


Bengaluru boy wins a trip to Google headquarters in California

Sachin Rammorthy, a class 11 student from Bengaluru has won a trip to Google's headquarters in California. He was working for two months on Liquid Galaxy which is an open source project, funded by Google. Amongst several other participants, Sachin is one of the fifty winners of Google's annual open source software development competition. To receive his reward, he's all set to fly to Googleplex in Mountain view, California and will also represent India internationally.

India faces delay in monsoon due to Cyclone in West Pacific

Climate Prediction Centre (CPC) of the United States (US) National Weather Service reports that India could be facing a delay in monsoon due to the suppression of Madden -Julian Oscillation (MJO) Wave. However it also confirms that the temperature and the process of cloud building and rainfall will gather pace at the end of May 2019. As per India Met Department (IMD), monsoon has entered southern parts of Andaman Sea and Bay of Bengal, and looks set to advance in the next three days.

Venus is Next on ISRO's List: Chairman Dr K Sivan

ISRO is planning to send a mission to visit Venus next as a part of its 7 interplanetary mission. The mission comprises of various studies and research to be conducted by Chandrayaan 3, Mars Orbitor 2, etc on Sun's corona, Also, amongst several other missions, visiting Venus in 2023 is also on Isro's travel list. And the mission to Venus will focus on researching and studying the surface, atmospheric chemistry, reciprocation with solar radiation to count a few.




FAQs and Answers on Indian History and Geography
Which States Share Boundary with China?India, in total, shares land borders with 6 sovereign countries. China is one of those. Below are the Indian states which share borders with the country. 1. Jammu and Kashmir This northern state of India is mostly located in the Himalayan mountains. It shares a… Read More...
Which States Share Boundaries with Pakistan? There are four states that share a border with Pakistan, namely, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, and Gujarat. The India Pakistan Border is quite intriguing. Since India has installed 1,50,000 flood lights on… Read More...
Which Places in India Still Largely Speak Sanskrit?Sanskrit is considered as Dev Bhasha, the language of Gods. It has a history of around 3500 years. It used to be a primary language of ancient India. Its earliest form Vedic Sanskrit, was prevalent from 1500 500 BCE. However, it is fading… Read More...



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