· Jammu and Kashmir set to introduce its first electric train on the Banihal-Baramulla corridor, aiming to reduce air pollution and enhance connectivity.
· The National Aerospace Laboratories (NAL) has recently unveiled the ‘Jaldost Airbot,’ an unmanned aerial vehicle designed for water-based missions and resource management, showcasing India’s indigenous innovation in aeronautics and remote sensing technologies.
· Parliament approves National Nursing and Midwifery Commission Bill 2023 to regulate nursing and midwifery standards and establish commissions.
· Neeraj Chopra to lead Indian contingent at World Athletics Championships 2023 in Budapest, with Ministry funding 28 athletes for the event.
· Pramod Bhagat and Sukant Kadam clinch gold in Four-Nation Para-Badminton meet, dominating the SL3-SL4 category in England.
· 31st edition of Exercise Malabar, involving India, Australia, Japan, and the US, to take place in Sydney from August 11-21, followed by India-Australia bilateral naval exercise AUSINDEX.
· Indian-origin Vaibhav Taneja appointed Tesla’s CFO, bringing over 20 years of accounting expertise to the role.
· Justice Subhasis Talapatra takes oath as 33rd Chief Justice of Odisha High Court
· Union Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla’s tenure extended for the fourth time till August 22, 2024, amid multiple internal security issues.
· Wrestling powerhouse Sangram Singh named brand ambassador for World Professional Wrestling Hub’s latest venture
· Jayesh Saini honored with Global Leader Award 2023 for pioneering healthcare growth in Africa through LifeCare Group.
· Russia set to launch lunar lander, part of new lunar program, aiming for its first moon mission in over 50 years.
· Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel disburses Rs 15+ crores to beneficiaries under Godhan Nyay Yojana, promoting rural development through cow dung and urine utilization.