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  • Feb 16, 2016
  • 1 K Prithika Yashini Has Become India’s First Trangender Police Officer [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    K Prithika Yashini First Indian Trangender who will take Charge as Police Officer. Due to her gender previously she was rejected by the Tamil Nadu Uniformed Services Recruitment Board (TNUSRB) so she had started her fights legally in the Madras High Court and appointed as a Sub-I

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  • 2 Lamitye 2016, 7th India and Seychelles Joint Military Exercise Has Begun [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    LAMITYE 2016,7th edition of India, Seychelles joint military exercise has begun in Victoria, Seychelles. It is fourteen day exercise which is conducted at Seychelles Defence Academy (SDA), Victoria up to February 28,2016.

    Key facts:

    • This joint military exercise will be ultimat

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  • Feb 15, 2016
  • 1 Noted Malayalam Poet O N V Kurup is No More [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Noted O N V Kurup a noted Malayalam poet and lyricist have passed away in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala at the age of 84 years. He well-known as “ONV”, Ottaplakkal Nambiyadikkal Velu Kurup. He had made major contributions to the Malayalam film music and also part of the progressive

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  • 2 New Chairman of Teri is Ashok Chawla [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    New Chairman of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) is Ashok Chawla a former IAS officer. The Governing Council of TERI and noted scientist B V Sreekantan has selected him. In addition he also has been appointed as Chairman of TERI’s Governing Council Ashok Chawla is former

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  • 3 Make in India Centre Has Been Inaugurated by Pm Narendra Modi in Mumbai [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The Make in India Centre has been inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at MMRDA Grounds in Mumbai, Maharashtra. Finland Prime Minister Juha Petri Sipila and Sweden Prime Minister Kjell Lofven and Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis were participated in this inaugu

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  • 4 Asad Rauf Pakistan Cricket Umpire Banned for 5 Year [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Pakistani umpire Asad Rauf has been banned for five years by The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) after its disciplinary committee found him guilty of corrupt practices. BCCI president Shashank Manohar who had headed the disciplinary committee has announced it.

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  • 5 Banaras Hindu University Has Completed 100 Years [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Banaras Hindu University (BHU) has turned 100 years which was founded by Freedom fighter Pt Madan Mohan Malviya on 13th February 2016. In 1916 BHU was founded as important seat of higher education. It was first university in India that was the result of a private individual’s eff

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  • 6 New Director of United Nations Information Centre is Tamar Hahn [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    New Director of United Nations Information Centre (UNIC) is Tamar Hahn from Israel. She was appointed as Director in Buenos Aires, Argentina by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. She had taken the charge of the office after her appointment.

    • She was serving as the Regional Adviser

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  • 7 Anatoli Ilyin a Soviet Football Legend is No More [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Anatoly Ilyin a Soviet football legend has passed away in Moscow, Russia at the age of 84 years. He was become well-known for scoring winning goal which had helped Russia to win gold medal in the 1956 Melbourne Olympics by biting Yugoslavia with 1 - 0 score.

    About Anatoly Ilyin:

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  • 8 For Malaria Elimination 2016-2030, National Framework Has Been Released [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Jagat Prakash Nadda a Union Health and Family Welfare Minister has released the National Framework for Malaria Elimination (NFME) 2016 - 2030 at New Delhi with the aim to reduce mosquito borne malaria disease from the country up to 2030. For the first time health policy of govern

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  • Feb 15, 2016
  • 1 At World Government Summit, Karnataka Mobile One M-Governance Model Wins Gold [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    At the fourth World Government Summit in Dubai, UAE in the m-governance awards category Karnataka’s flagship mobile-one governance application has won gold medal. E-governance of Karnataka secretary Srivastava Krishna received the award on behalf of state government.

    About Karna

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  • 2 To Cooperate on Climate Change Canada, Us, Mexico Has Signed Mou [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Climate Change and Energy Collaboration to tap into energy cooperation has been signed among three countries Canada, United States (US) and Mexico at the North American Energy Ministers Meeting held in Winnipeg, Canada which was hosted by Ji

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  • 3 Icc U-19 Cricket World Cup 2016 Has Been Won by West Indies [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The ICC U-19 Cricket World Cup has been won by West Indies for the first time in history. They have defended three time champions India by five wickets in finals played at Mirpur (Bangladesh). West Indies team achieved the target of 146 runs set by India in in 49.3 overs.

    In the

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  • 4 Biraja Prasad Indian Ambassador to Tajikistan is No More [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Recently posted India’s Ambassador to Tajikistan Biraja Prasad has passed away due to a massive cardiac arrest. He was the youngest Indian Foreign Service (IFS) officer among India’s Ambassador to any country appointed ever.

    About Biraja Prasad:

    • Biraja Prasad was 1998 batch IF

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  • 5 New Director of Iimr is Vilas Tonapi [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    New Director of Indian Institute of Millets Research (IIMR) is Dr. Vilas A. Tonapi. He was serving as the Principal Scientist at Seed Science and Technology of the IIMR before he is appointed as director of IIMR. About Vilas Tonapi:

    • At New Delhi based Indian Agricultural Resear

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  • 6 3 Mous About Rs 21000 Crore Has Been Signed at Make in India Week [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    On the first day of the Make in India Week three Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) envisaging total investment of 21,000 crore rupees were signed at Mumbai, Maharashtra in presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis. Signed MoUs are

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  • Feb 12, 2016
  • 1 Morocco Reveals World’s Largest Concentrated Solar Plant [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    At the Souss-Massa-Draa area in Morocco the first phase of the world’s largest focused solar power (CSP) plant has been launched. With this project more than Moroccan households will get enough energy after completion of this project up to 2018. This project is implemented as par

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  • 2 Uae’s Adnoc Has Agreed to Store Crude Oil in India’s Strategic Petroleum Reserves [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Now in India’s maiden Strategic Petroleum Reserves (SPRs) storage UAE’s national oil company Abu Dhabi National Oil (ADNOC) Company will store crude oil. India has partner with other country for the first time ever for storing crude oil in the SPR storage for emergency purpose.

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  • 3 Davinder Singh Indian-Origin Lawyer Has Appointed as Vice-Chairman of Icc Commission [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Davinder Singh (58) Indian-origin lawyer has become Vice-Chairman of International Chamber of Commerce Commission (ICC) on Corporate Responsibility and Anti-corruption. Mr. Singh is one of the best Indian-origin lawyers in Singapore.

    • Prior to this appointment he was serving as

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  • 4 3 It Enabled Aplications Has Been Launched by the Railway Ministry [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    3 IT (Information Technology) enabled apps has been launched by the Union Ministry of Railways to bring transparency in Indian Railways on the sidelines of Digital India initiative. Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu has launched this app project at through Video-Conf

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  • 5 New Australian High Commissioner to India is Harinder Sidhu [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    New Australian High Commissioner to India is Indian-origin Harinder Sidhu. She has succeeded High Commissioner Patrick Suckling after his retirement. From Australia she is second envoy with Indian roots after Peter Varghese that had ancestral roots to southern Indian state of Ker

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  • Feb 11, 2016
  • 1 Hydrocarbon Vision 2030 for North-East Has Been Announced by Union Government [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The Hydrocarbon Vision 2030 for north-east India has been announced by Union Ministry of Petroleum and Natural gas (MoPNG). The Hydrocarbon Vision 2030 is about to control the hydrocarbon sector for social and economic development of the north-east region listed as follow.

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  • 2 In 2016 Intellectual Property Index of Uscc India Ranks at 37th Position [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    India is ranked at 37th position among the survey 38 countries in Intellectual Property Index (IPI) which is recently released by United States Chamber of Commerce (USCC). For about 85 % of the global GDP these 38 countries benchmarked in the 2016 index accounts. And Venezuela ra

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  • 3 Maharashtra Ranked First in Internet Readiness Index According to Iiris Report [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Maharashtra ranked first in terms of the overall Internet readiness index according to recently released Index of Internet Readiness of Indian States (IIRIS) report. Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) and Indicus Analytics has jointly issued this report.

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  • 4 Aurobindo Mukherjee a Veteran Director is No More [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Veteran film director Aurobindo Mukherjee a topmost film director has passed away in Kolkata, West Bengal due to geriatric problems at the age of 97 years. He has made many beautiful moves mostly cult Bengali classics with starred matinee idol Uttam Kumar in the early 1970s:

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  • Feb 10, 2016
  • 1 Trai Has Banned Differential Pricing of Tdp [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Telecom service providers (TSPs) which are offering or charging discriminatory tariffs for data services on the basis of content accessed by a consumer have been banned by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI). TRAI has given Prohibition of Discriminatory Tariffs for D

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  • 2 Sushil Koirala Former Prime Minister of Nepal is No More [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Sushil Koirala a former Prime Minister of Nepal and Nepali Congress (NC) President has passed away due to Pneumonia in Kathmandu at the age of 79 years. Mr. Koirala has served as 37th Prime Minister of Nepal from February 10,2014 till September 2015. After new republic constituti

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  • 3 Kailash Yadav a Up Panchayati Raj Minister is No More [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    Kailash Yadav an Uttar Pradesh Panchayati Raj Minister passed away in Gurgaon after reportedly suffering a brain stroke at the age of 65 years. In the present Akhilesh Yadav government he was a senior Samajwadi Party (SP) leader and a cabinet Minister and was considered close to

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  • 4 24×7 Multi-Lingual Helpline Has Been Launched by Union Government [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    24×7 Toll Free Multi-Lingual Tourist Info Line has been launched by Union Ministry of Tourism for international tourists in 12 international languages including 10 International languages along with English and Hindi, they are:

    • French,
    • Arabic,
    • Italian,
    • German,
    • Korean,
    • Japa

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  • Feb 9, 2016
  • 1 Gold Medal in Women’s Individual Squash Won by Joshna Chinappa [ Govt. Schemes/Projects ]

    The gold medal in women’s individual category at the 12th South Asian Games (SAG) has been won by India’s top squash player Joshna Chinappa by beating Pakistan’s Maria Wazir with 10 - 12,11 - 7,11 - 9,11 - 7 score at the finals played at R G Baruah Sports Complex in Guwahati.

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