Bihar Makes 16,351 KM Long Human Chain With 4.27 Crore People For Jal-Jeevan-Hariyali

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumarwill make a Guinness Book record by making a human chain stretching 16,351 km and reaching all over Bihar. A total of 4.27 crore people are expected to take part in the human chain process

Bihar human chain for environment

This human chain will in support of the pro-environment conservation efforts of the Bihar government. The efforts are to impede the climate change with the name of “Jal-Jeevan-Hariyali”. But it isn’t the first time that a human chain is attempted. In the first attempt, 2 crore people made a 11,292 km long human-chain in 2017. The second time a human chain was made in 2017 when 4 crore people made a 14,000 km long chain in 2018.

Greenery in Bihar

The state has only 4% of land under forest cover but it wants to improve its forest land up to 33%. And the government has a budget of Rs. 24,500 crore for the “Jal-Jeevan-Hariyali” project aimed at bolstering forest and water resources mandatory for all forms of life. The government has sanctioned 19 crore from the fund for this project.

The Bihar human chain

Starting from Gandhi Maidan in Patna to stretching to Kishanganj … Read the rest


UFC 246 Live Stream: Could McGregor Make An Impressive Comeback After One Year?

Crazy to see two champions – Donald Cerrone and Conor McGregor, people are hurriedly searching information UFC 246 live Stream. It has been over a year when McGregor last appeared in the UFC and this is what driving people crazy about the fight.

Conor McGregor

Known for fastest knockout in UFC, McGregor holds two simultaneous bets and a 21-4 record. Be he would need making some extraordinary efforts in order to win the battle with Cerrone.

Donald Cerrone

Cerrone boasts of an impressive record in both the most UFC wins and finishes. His score rating is 36-13 win ratio. And for this reason, he’s called Donald “Cowboy”Cerrone.

Quick facts about UFC 246

• Undoubtedly it is the return of Conor McGregor from retirement that is driving people crazy about the fight

• McGregor is currently the hot favorite for the fight

• His winning odds for this fight are 3/1 for win

• He would bet $5 million for the fight but the 31-year old fighter says that He could get up to $80 from his Reebok sponsorship

• Last time he appeared in the ring was in 2018 in Las Vegas

• He suffered … Read the rest

Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon, attends a company event in New Delhi

Jeff Bezos Announced $1 Billion Investment In India By Amazon

Amazon chief JeffBezos announced $1 billion (£770m) investment in India. He said that the investment would be used to digitalize small and medium businesses. It would help the businesses to operate and sell their products online.

Jeff Bezos in India

He was in New Delhi to attend a company event where he said that the 21st Century was going to be the Indian century. He was on his three-day visit to India. While addressing the audience at the event, he said that democracy had dynamism, energy and growth.

Mr. Bezos said that Amazon would export goods worth $10 billion from India by 2025. Also, he underlined that the online retail giant had already committed its $5.5 billion investment in the country.

Jeff Bezos met with protests

Thousands of small traders from 300 cities registered their protest against Amazon that they alleged to have a negative impact on their businesses in the local market. They said that the retail giant was driving them out of market by offering lucrative discount offers and promoting a few big sellers on his platform.

Ecommerce market in India

India’s ecommerce market is presently dominated by Amazon and Flipkart that is owned by US retail giant … Read the rest


The US-China Took First Concrete Step Towards Defusing Trade War

The United States and China signed a trade truce after nearly two decades of conflict. This truce came as a big breather for the global businesses that had been suffering losses due to the trade war between the two dominant economic powers of the world.

The US-China trade deal

Beijing would import an additional $200 billion in US products over two years and it would include additional $32 billion in agricultural goods. The current import would be bigger than the purchases of 2017 before Trump launched an offensive on China.

The trade war resulted in soyabeen exports to China reducing to only $3 billion from $12 billion in 2017. Due to the export slump, the Trump administration had to pay $28 billion to farmers as aid in the last two years. But leading economists are questioning whether the US farmers would be able to meet the growing demand for soyabeen.

Twice-yearly dialogue process is also restored in the deal. Previous US administration used to conduct the dialogue regularly before Trump scrapped the process.

Trump said the deal was momentous

US President Donald Trump said that he took a momentous step that was never taken before with China. He signed a … Read the rest


Third Time China Fails To Discuss J&K At UNSC

Pakistan once again failed to raise the Kashmir issue at the UN Security Council meeting even with the help of China. Respected member states of the world body said that that was not the right place to discuss the issue.

China made the fresh pitch for Pakistan

Backed by its all-weather ally China, Pakistan hoped to highlight the Kashmir issue at the world forum but all its efforts were downplayed by the world leaders that still consider a bilateral issue between India and Pakistan.

On Wednesday, China made the third attempt since August to drag Kashmir to the world forum under “other matters” during closed consultations in the Security Council Consultations Room but the world leaders sabotaged the attempt citing different reasons.

A top European diplomat called Kashmir a domestic affair and said that it should be resolved bilaterally. Another European official said that the talks were informal and described the discussion as a low-key affair.

China’s reaction to Kashmir talk

Chinese Ambassador Zhang Jun said that that had a meeting on Kashmir and that he was sure that world knows that Foreign Minister of Pakistan urged the Security Council to consider the present situation in Kashmir through his letters. … Read the rest


India VS Australia: India Lost The First Match In 3-Match ODI To Australia By 10-Wickets

India lost the first ODI against Australia by 10-wickets at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai. With this win, Australia now leads the three-match series by 1-0. It was the biggest defeat for India in the 50-over format in recent times.

India batted first

Aaron Finch won the toss and choose to field. On the Indian side, Virat Kohli pushed himself down to No. 4 in a bid to adjust Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, and KL Rahul.

Rohit Sharma was the first to bowl out. He was on 10 when David Warner took his catch on the over of Mitchell Starc. Shikhar Dhawan and KL Rahul accumulated 121 runs for the second wicket after the dismissal of Rohit Sharma. But KL Rahul was caught at 47 by Steve Smith off Ashton Agar in the 28th over. In the next over, Pat Cummins dismissed Shikhar Dhawan. Virat Kohli took a big stand at 4th wicket by hitting six at the first ball of 32nd over but he got bowled by the leg-spinner Adam Zampa on the next ball.

Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant and Ravindra Jadeja put up some resistance to the Australian attack but Shreyas was bowled out and Pant got injured … Read the rest