|A.||Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL)|
|B.||Power System Operation Corporation limited (POSOCO)|
|C.||Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL)|
|D.||National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC)|
Explanation:R K Singh, Minister of State (IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy released a book on "Weather Information Portal for Indian Power System"s, at Power System Operation Corporation limited (POSOCO), New Delhi. This book is a reference document developed by POSOCO along with IMD (India Meteorological Department) to enable better usage of Weather Portal in all areas of Power Sector. POSOCO manages the Inter-State Transmission of Power to utilities throughout India.
|A.||G. Sateesh Reddy||B.||Binoy Kumar|
|C.||C. K. Mishra||D.||Jagdish Prasad Meena|
Explanation:Binoy Kumar has taken over as Secretary, Ministry of Steel, Government of India. He had been posted as Officer on Special Duty in the Ministry. Prior to this, Binoy Kumar held the post of Special Secretary, Logistics, in the Department of Commerce. He also held the post of Director General (Supplies & Disposals), where he developed the Government e-Marketplace (GeM) as a one-stop online public procurement platform, in line with the digital initiatives of the Government of India.
|A.||Shardul Thakur and Keshav Samant|
|B.||Pranab Bardhan and Shibnath Sarkar|
|C.||Ramesh Gokhale and Orlando Campos|
|D.||Keshav Samant and Jaggy Shivdasani|
Explanation:India's men's pair of Pranab Bardhan and Shibnath Sarkar clinch gold in card game final; victors eager to enhance image of the sport in the country. Bardhan-Sarkar scored 384 points to finish in first place, while China's Lixin Yang and Gang Chen won silver (378 pts) and Indonesia's Henky Lasut and Freddy Eddy Manoppo won bronze (374 pts).
|A.||Rana Kapoor||B.||Abhishek Sharma|
|C.||B Sriram||D.||Rajesh Lal|
Explanation:Yes Bank has received RBI's approval for the continuance of Rana Kapoor as managing director and CEO of the bank till further notice from RBI. In June 2018, Yes Bank's shareholders had approved the re-appointment of Rana Kapoor as the chief executive and managing director for three years, subject to final approval from the Reserve Bank of India.
|D.||Jet Propulsion Laboratory|
Explanation:In order to measure the changes in the heights of Earth's polar ice, NASA is set to launch the most advanced laser instrument ICESat-2 (Ice, Cloud and land Elevation Satellite-2). ICESat-2 is National Aero Space Agency's one of a kind laser instrument. It will measure the average annual elevation change of land ice covering Greenland and Antarctica to within the width of a pencil, capturing 60,000 measurements every second. ICESat-2 is scheduled to be launched on September 12 and it represents a major technological leap in our ability to measure changes in ice height.