Army Chief General Manoj Pandey has awarded the President’s Honor to the Naga Regiment (3 Naga) at Kumaon Regimental Center (KRC).
This honor is given to a military unit for serving the country.
President’s Honor ‘President’s Colour’ is also called ‘Mark’.
‘President Colour’ is given by the President or in his absence, the Army Chief.
The Naga battalion was formed on 1 October 2009 in Haldwani Valley.
Christopher Luxon elected Prime Minister of New Zealand
In the recently concluded general elections in New Zealand, former businessman and politician Christopher Luxon won a decisive victory and has been elected as the newly elected Prime Minister of the country.
Chris Hopkins is currently the Prime Minister of New Zealand, who will be replaced by Luxon.
Christopher Luxo will be the 42nd Prime Minister of New Zealand.
Exercise CHAKRAVAT 2023 organized in Goa
The 2023 edition of the three-day annual humanitarian assistance and disaster relief exercise ‘Cyclone’ hosted by the Indian Navy began off Goa.
All three armed forces, paramilitary forces and several disaster response organizations are participating in Exercise ‘Cyclone’ 2023.
The annual Joint Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) Exercise ‘Cyclone’ is being conducted by the Indian Navy off Goa from 9 to 11 October.
Cricket will be played in the Olympics after 128 years
The Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee has decided to include the game of cricket in the 2028 Los Angeles Olympics.
Cricket was last played in the Olympics in 1900. Along with cricket, the games of baseball, softball, flag football (non-contact American football), squash and lacrosse have also been included in the Olympics to be held in the year 2028.
Mansukh Mandaviya inaugurates Nagaland’s first medical college
Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya inaugurated the first medical college of Nagaland.
Mandaviya inaugurated ‘Nagaland Institute of Medical Sciences and Research’ (NIMSR) which is affiliated to Nagaland University.
Permission has been given to give admission to 100 MBBS students in the academic session 2023-2024.
Nagaland is a state in northeastern India bordering Myanmar.
Rohit Sharma became the first Indian batsman to hit 300 sixes in ODI cricket history.
Indian cricket team captain Rohit Sharma has become the first Indian batsman to hit 300 sixes in ODI cricket history.
With this, Rohit Sharma has also become the third batsman in the world to hit 300 sixes in the history of ODI cricket.
He achieved this feat during the ODI World Cup 2023 match against Pakistan in Ahmedabad.
Former Pakistan batsman Shahid Afridi tops the list with most number of sixes in ODI cricket with 351 sixes.
Foreign Minister S Jaishankar unveiled the statue of Rabindranath Tagore in Vietnam
Recently, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar unveiled the statue of Rabindranath Tagore in Vietnam.
Foreign Minister unveiled this statue during his four-day visit to Vietnam.
He also said that Vietnam had issued a commemorative postage stamp in Tagore’s honor in 1982.
Vietnam is a South Asian country, its capital is Hanoi.
Skill India partners with Coca-Cola India for Retailer Skills Development Program
National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) has entered into an agreement with Coca-Cola India under the Retailer Skill Development Program to empower the retailer community in states like Odisha and Uttar Pradesh.
Sanket Ray, President, Coca-Cola India and Southwest Asia was also present on the occasion.
Under this partnership, the aim is to skill retailers in major states of the country in three years..