Asian Games: GK, General Studies and Current Affairs

Bajrang Punia clinchs gold in 65kg freestyle at Dan Kolov-Nikol Petrov tournament in Bulgaria

Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia has won a gold medal in 65 kilogram freestyle at the Dan Kolov-Nikol Petrov tournament in Ruse, Bulgaria. He beat American Jordan Oliver 12-3 in the final & also secured the maximum ranking points from the tournament. This was Punia’s 10th medal in as many international tournaments since the 2017 World ..

Manpreet Singh honoured with AHF’s Player of Year award 2018

Indian Hockey Captain Manpreet Singh has been honoured with the 2018 Player of the Year award by the Asian Hockey Federation while women’s team striker Lalremsiami bagged the Rising Player of The Year prize. Manpreet led the Indian team to an unbeaten streak at the Asian Champions Trophy in Muscat where the team was declared ..

Anup Kumar announces his retirement

Arjuna awardee Anup Kumar, the legendary kabaddi player and India’s World Cup-winning captain, has announced his retirement with immediate effect on 19th December 2018. He began his international career in 2006 at the South Asian Games in Sri Lanka. He captained the National team in 2014 and it was during his tenure that the team ..

Current Affairs: November 19, 2018

Main current events of November 19, 2018 are as follows: National Current Events 14th edition of international children’s theatre festival, ‘Jashne Bachpan’ The nine-day theatre festival, The 14th edition of JashneBachpan organised by National School of Drama’s (NSD) Theatre in Education (TIE) Company and aim is to bring theatre into prominence. Punjab becomes 3rd state ..

Ayhika Mukherjee wins silver at Under-21 Belgium Open

Indian table tennis player Ayhika Mukherjee has won a silver medal in the under-21 women’s singles category of the ITTF Challenge Belgium Open. She lost 1-3 to Korea’s Youjin Kim in the final. In the semifinals, Ayhika had defeated Hong Kong’s Chengzhu Zhu 3-1 to enter the finals. Her compatriots Anthony Amalraj and Sanil Shetty ..