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Major News and Events of 04 August 2016

What Happened on 04 August 2016

IAF Trainer Jet Crashes in Bengal

An Indian Air Force's Hawk Jet crashed in Bengal on Thursday. However, none of the pilots were hurt. The trainer jet crashed while taking off at Kalaikunda in West Bengal. The Indian Air Force has asked for a probe into the incident. Also, 123 Hawk AJTs has been ordered by India.

Lieutenant Governor Does Not Need to Listen to Delhi Cabinet

As clarified by the Delhi High Court to Aam Aadmi Party, the Lieutenant Governor does not require to listen to Delhi cabinet anymore. This came as a blow to Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal as the executive powers will be cornered at his office. However, the Delhi government has said that it will appeal against the ruling of Delhi High Court in the Supreme Court.

FAQs and Answers on Indian History and Geography
Which cities in India have the metro railway system? The Metro rail service is operational in 10 cities in India. These are Kolkata, Delhi, Bengaluru, Gurugram, Mumbai, Chennai, Jaipur, Kochi, Hyderabad, and Lucknow. The Kolkata Metro rail is the oldest metro… Read More...
Which states in India have less population than Delhi? Delhi has a population of approximately 18.6 million people, as per the latest census. Delhi's area is much less as compared to many states and Union territories in India. But in… Read More...
Which State is biggest Jute producer? West Bengal is the largest producer of jute in India. India is the largest producer of jute in the world. Approximately 60 percent of the total world produce of jute is cultivated in India… Read More...