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Gujarat HC Quashes 10% Quota for Economically Backward Classes [Current Affairs - Policies & Governance] (on )
The Gujarat High Court quashes 10% quota for economically backward classes among the unreserved category. Such quota is not a classification, as claimed by the government but it is indeed reservation.
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ESignDesk: Aadhar-Linked eSignature Facility Launched [Current Affairs - Policies & Governance] (on )
Aadhar-linked eSignature facility launched by LegalDesk. It’s a Bengaluru based start-up for the online legal documentation business. Government focus on creating digital infrastructure and that will allow more firms to innovate and provide services to people.
Anant Maheshwari Appointed as President of Microsoft India [Current Affairs - Science &Technology] (on )
Anant Maheshwari appointed as a president of software giant Microsoft in India. As a President of Microsoft, he will be responsible for Microsoft’s product, service, and support offerings in India.
7th Meeting of SAARC Immigration Authorities Held in Islamabad [Current Affairs - Science &Technology] (on )
Seventh meeting of SAARC immigration authorities held in Islamabad, Pakistan. Its aim is to study various area to maximize the potential of visa exemption scheme launched between the member countries in 1992.
Japan Cabinet Approves Economic Stimulus Package Worth $275 Billion [Current Affairs - Economics] (on )
Japanese cabinet approved $274 billion stimulus package for economy and increase the growth of world’s third largest economy. This decision taken by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo. Japanese cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
The union cabinet approves minimum 3% spectrum usage charge to adjust the gross revenues. So, every mobile operator will require to pay the exchequer and the same charge will be applicable for the spectrum to be acquired in the upcoming… (347 more words) …
India and Lao‘S Signing of Air Services Agreement Approved by Union Cabinet [Current Affairs - International Relations] (on )
Union cabinet given approval for signing of Air Services Agreement between India and Lao. Union cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi. This agreement is expected to greater trade, investment, tourism and cultural exchange between the two countries.
The International Kabaddi Federation (IKF) is immensely proud that Kabaddi is growing in popularity very fast. Janardan Singh Gehlot, President-International Kabaddi Federation, has scheduled global stage with the 2016 Kabaddi World Cup in India.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday flagged off ‘Run for Rio’ event at the Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium to cheer for the largest ever-Indian contingent who will be participating at the multi-sport event in Rio.
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Srinivasan K.Swamy was conferred the Lifetime Achievement award by Advertising Agencies Association of India (AAAI). Popularly known as Sundar, he is a veteran of almost four decades in the advertising industry.