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Major News and Events of 03 August 2018

What Happened on 03 August 2018


India Vs England: Test Match 1 Day 2 update

Day 2 of the first test match witnessed exciting inning played by the Indian skipper Virat Kohli at the Edgbaston Cricket Ground in Birmingham. He scored a total of 149 runs on the second day of the first test before wrapping up for the day at 274 runs. This was Virat's 22nd century in the test cricket series at the Edgbaston Cricket Ground in Birmingham. Sam Churran also showcased impressive bowling taking four wickets in his kitty.

Govt to attain its goal of providing LPG connections to 5 crore poor families today

The government of India is about to succeed in accomplishing its target of providing five crore poor families with the facility of LPG connections under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana today. The last LPG connection i.e. Ujjwala Connection No. 5 crore will be provided to the selected beneficiary in a function organized at the Parliament. 

Indian Railways increases Assistant loco pilots, technicians vacancies from 26,502 to 60,000

Indian Railways has raised the vacancies for the post of  Assistant loco pilots, technicians to provide more employment opportunities to the youth of India. The 26,502 vacancies were announced by the Railway Recruitment Board in February 2018. 

Yamuna water level drops from the danger level in Delhi

The water level of the river Yamuna has finally begun to recede from the danger level after reaching the danger level of 206.05 meters over the past few days. It has come down to 204.80 meters and is expected to drop more. 




FAQs and Answers on Indian History and Geography
Which Indian state is the largest producer of bauxite?The state of Odisha is the largest producer of bauxite in India. India has abundant resources of bauxite and serves as a raw material in the production of aluminium. As per the report of the Ministry of Mines, India stood at the 7th position in… Read More...
Which Indian city is famously known as the "Manchester City of India"?The city of Ahmedabad in the Gujarat state is famously known as the "Manchester City of India". This name was given to this city by a popular textile center in the Manchester of Great Britain, adhering to the striking similarities of Ahmedabad's prospering cotton textile… Read More...
Which Indian state is the largest producer of coffee?Karnataka state is the largest producer of coffee in India. The state contributed about 70% of the total production of coffee in India during 2016-17 with 2.33 lakh MT coffee production. The main variety of coffee grown in Karnataka is Robusta, but the state also… Read More...



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