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  • Mar 17, 2017
  • 1 SC Appoints Committee of Administrators Headed by Vinod Rai to Run BCCI [ Appointments ]

    Supreme Court of India appointed former Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) Vinod Rai as head of four-member Committee of Administrators to run Board of Control for Cricket in India. Bench of Justice also announced other members of committee.

    BCCI Board of Control for Cricket in India

    BCCI Board of Control for Cricket in India

    BCCI Board of Control for Cricket in India

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  • 2 Anti-Leprosy Day Observed on 30 January 2017 [ Important Days ]

    A nationwide Sparsh Leprosy Awareness Campaign will be launched on January 30. It is also marked as Anti-Leprosy Day. It is Martyrdom Day of Mahatma Gandhi. 32, 000 hidden cases confirmed of leprosy across 163 districts in 20 states during door-to-door surveys held last year.

    Image of About Leprosy

    Image of About Leprosy

    Image of About Leprosy

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  • 3 Ashok Amritraj Appointed as UN in India Goodwill Ambassador for the SDGs [ Appointments ]

    Award winning Hollywood film producer and Wimbledon tennis player, Ashok Amritraj has been appointed United Nations in India Goodwill Ambassador for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Mr. Amritraj is first Ambassador for UN in India.

    Ashok Amritraj appointed UN as Goodwill Ambassador for SDGs

    Ashok Amritraj Appointed UN as Goodwill Ambassador for SDGs

    Ashok Amritraj appointed UN as Goodwill Ambassador for SDGs

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  • 4 National Immunization Day [ Important Days ]

    First National Immunization Day observed on 29th January in India. Pranab Mukherjee launched pulse polio programme for 2017. Programme by administering polio drops to children aged below five years at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.

    Pranab Mukherjee propelled Pulse Polio Program

    Pranab Mukherjee Propelled Pulse Polio Program

    Pranab Mukherjee propelled Pulse Polio Program

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  • 5 ISRO Successfully Tests Cryogenic Engine for Upper Stage of GSLV Mk III [ Sci-Tech ]

    ISRO has successfully ground tested Cryogenic Upper Stage engine meant for rocket GSLV-Mark-III. The performance of the Cryogenic Upper Stage during the test was as predicted. It was tested for 50 seconds at ISRO Propulsion Complex (IPRC) at Mahendragiri in Tamil Nadu.

    ISRO Successfully Tests Its GSLV Mk III

    ISRO Successfully Tests Its GSLV Mk III

    ISRO Successfully Tests Its GSLV Mk III

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  • 6 Kerala CM Inaugurates E-Health Kerala Scheme [ Yojana ]

    The Chief Minister of Kerala, Pinarayi Vijayan launched the IT Project, e-Health Kerala. It is named Jeevan Rekha, at Peroorkada Model Government Hospital. Project has been developed by the Health Department in association with the state IT Mission.

    CM Inaugurates e-Health Kerala scheme

    CM Inaugurates E-Health Kerala Scheme

    CM Inaugurates e-Health Kerala scheme

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  • 7 Scientists Creates World’S First Stable Semi-Synthetic Organism [ Sci-Tech ]

    Researchers from Scripps Research Institute (TSRI), US have created world’s first stable semi-synthetic organism. It is a single-celled bacterium with an expanded genetic code. The semi-synthetic organism is the modified E. coli bacteria created by introducing DNA molecules.

    Single-celled organism can hold on to the synthetic

    Single-celled Organism Can Hold on to the Synthetic

    Single-celled organism can hold on to the synthetic

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  • 8 Sports Ministry Constitutes Committee to Identify Athletes Under TOP Scheme [ Sports ]

    The Union Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports has reconstituted TOP committee. Committee’s objective is to identifying and supporting potential medal prospects for 2020 and 2024 Olympic Games. Games are under Target Olympic Podium (TOP) scheme.

    Sports Ministry reconstitutes committee to identify athletes

    Sports Ministry Reconstitutes Committee to Identify Athletes

    Sports Ministry reconstitutes committee to identify athletes

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  • 9 President Appoints Banwarilal Purohit as Governor [ Appointments ]

    President Pranab Mukherjee accepted resignation of V Shanmuganathan as Governor of Meghalaya and Arunachal Pradesh. President Pranab Mukherjee appointed Banwarilal Purohit, the Governor of Assam to execute the functions. Banwarilal Purohit appointed as Governor of Meghalaya and A

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  • Mar 17, 2017
  • 1 AAI Launches New System to Manage Air Traffic [ Policy-Governance ]

    The Airports Authority of India (AAI) launched its ”central - air traffic flow management (C-ATFM) ” to cut flight delays. It is expected to enhance fuel savings to tune of Rs. 1680 crore per year. System will cover entire Indian airspace and major airports across the country.

    AAI launches system for air traffic control

    AAI Launches System for Air Traffic Control

    AAI launches system for air traffic control

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  • 2 Boeing India Engineering & Technology Centre Launched in Bengaluru [ Sci-Tech ]

    Boeing has announced launch of Boeing India Engineering & Technology Center (BIETC) in Bangalore. It will undertake “high quality technology-driven work” and engage in the development of software tools for airlines and airports.

    Boeing Launches Engineering & Technology Center in Bangalore

    Boeing Launches Engineering & Technology Center in Bangalore

    Boeing Launches Engineering & Technology Center in Bangalore

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  • 3 India Ranks 79 in Corruption Perception Index [ Ranks & Indices ]

    Transparency International has launched its latest 2016 Corruption Perception Index. India has been ranked way lower in corruption than all its neighboring countries, except Bhutan. 176 countries and territories are included in index, eight more than in 2015.

    Corruption Perceptions Index 2016

    Corruption Perceptions Index 2016

    Corruption Perceptions Index 2016

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  • 4 India, France Sign Pact on Maritime Information Sharing in Indian Ocean Region [ Int. Rel & Org. ]

    India and France have signed White Shipping agreement to enable information sharing on maritime traffic and maritime domain awareness in Indian Ocean Region (IOR). The agreement was signed in New Delhi after both countries held their second dialogue on maritime cooperation for IO

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  • 5 Japan Launches First-Ever Military Communications Satellite Kirameki-2 [ Sci-Tech ]

    Japanese defence ministry’s first communications satellite was successfully placed in orbit. it is as part of the country’s efforts to upgrade the Self-Defence Forces’ (SDF). Upgrade to communications network to better deal with security challenges.

    Japan ministry’s first communications satellite Kirameki-2

    Japan Ministry’s First Communications Satellite Kirameki-2

    Japan ministry’s first communications satellite Kirameki-2

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  • 6 Burj Khalifa Lights Up in ‘Tricolour’ to Mark 68th Indian Republic Day [ Important Days ]

    World’s tallest building was lit up in tri-colours - saffron, white and green - to celebrate India’s 68th Republic Day. It showcase strong cultural and trade bond between India and UAE. Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan was Chief Guest at Republic Day parade i

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  • 7 Virat Kohli Becomes Fastest Cricketer to Score 1000 Runs as ODI Captain [ Sports ]

    Indian batting star Virat Kohli became fastest to complete 1, 000 runs as ODI skipper in third ODI against England in Kolkata. Kohli achieved milestone in 17 innings, beating AB de Villiers’s record. Villier, South African skipper had scored 1000 runs in 18 innings in 2013.

    Kohli becomes fastest cricketer score 1000 runs as ODI captain

    Kohli Becomes Fastest Cricketer Score 1000 Runs as ODI Captain

    Kohli becomes fastest cricketer to score 1000 runs as ODI captain

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  • 8 Cabinet Approves New Scheme for Promotion of Rural Housing in Country [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved a new scheme for promotion of Rural Housing in country. Government provide interest subsidy under scheme. Interest subsidy would be available to every rural household who is not covered under Pradhan Mantri Aawas

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  • 9 68th Republic Day Observed in India [ Important Days ]

    India celebrated Republic Day on January 26, 2017, commemorating 68th anniversary of our constitution’s existence. Traditional march continued as it does every year showing world a glimpse of India’s cultural diversity and its armed prowess.

    Republic Day Celebrations - Rajpath, New Delhi

    Republic Day Celebrations - Rajpath, New Delhi

    Republic Day Celebrations - Rajpath, New Delhi

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  • Mar 17, 2017
  • 1 Hero Hangpan Dada Gets Ashok Chakra [ Awards ]

    Hangpan Dada laid down his life after single-handedly killing three terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir last year. President Pranab Mukherjee conferred Ashok Chakra on Havildar Hangpan Dada of Rashtiya Rifles on republic day. It was accepted by Dada’s widow Chasen Lowang.

    Mukherjee awards Ashok Chakra to Havildar Hangpan

    Mukherjee Awards Ashok Chakra to Havildar Hangpan

    Mukherjee awards Ashok Chakra to Havildar Hangpan

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  • 2 Union Government Releases National Action Plan for Children [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    National Action Plan for Children, 2016 (NPAC) was launched on the National Girl Child Day in New Delhi. The NPAC has been developed by the Ministry of Women & Child Development. It aims to ensure optimum health, education and success of children as well as to contribute to devel

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  • 3 India, UAE Signed 14 Agreements to Boost Bilateral Relations [ Int. Rel & Org. ]

    UAE is one of our most valued partners and a close friend in an important region of world. The crown prince is the chief guest of Republic Day celebrations on 26 January 2017.14 key agreements were signed between both countries.

    PM with Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed, Prince of Abu Dhabi

    PM with Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed, Prince of Abu Dhabi

    PM with Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed, Prince of Abu Dhabi

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  • 4 Union Cabinet Approved Indian Institute of Management Bill, 2017 [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    Cabinet has approved the IIM Bill that grants statutory powers to prestigious Indian Institutes of Managements. It enables institutes to give degrees. At present India has 19 IIMs. The Boards of Governors of IIMs would evaluate performance of institutes after some years.

    Cabinet Passes IIM Bill 2017

    Cabinet Passes IIM Bill 2017

    Cabinet Passes IIM Bill 2017

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  • 5 National Voters’ Day [ Important Days ]

    The ECI observes National Voters Day to ensuring universal adult franchise, increasing the enrolment of voters and encouraging participation of newly eligible young voters. It was instituted in 2011, in remembrance of the inception of the Election Commission of India in 1950.

    Image of National Voters' Day

    Image of National Voters’ Day

    Image of National Voters’ Day

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  • 6 Padma Awards 2017 [ Awards ]

    This year the President of India has approved conferment of Padma Awards to 89 persons. The list comprises of 7 Padma Vibhushan, 7 Padma Bhushan and 75 Padma Shri Awardees. 19 of the awardees are women. The Padma Award ceremony will be held on the occasion of 68th Republic Day.

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  • 7 Scientists Spot Sunspot with Centre Twice the Size of Earth [ Sci-Tech ]

    The giant sunspot that is nearly twice the diameter of Earth has got some new details. New images of sunspot have allowed astronomers to study dark, twisted centre in a whole new light. New images of sunspot have allowed astronomers to study dark, twisted centre in a whole new li

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  • 8 Health Ministry to Roll Out Screening & Control Programme of 5 Non-Communicable Diseases [ Health ]

    Union Health Ministry will roll out a massive screening and control programme next month for five common non-communicable diseases (NCDs). the population based screening component will be rolled out in 100 districts in 32 states and UTs in first phase.

    Ministry of health government of India

    Ministry of Health Government of India

    Ministry of health government of India

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  • 9 Union Government Launched Rubber Soil Information System for Rubber Growers [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    Union Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman launched the Rubber Soil Information System (RubSIS). RubSIS will lead to reduction in the cost of production of rubber, increase in productivity and reduction in environmental pollution.

    Union Government launched Rubber Soil Information System

    Union Government Launched Rubber Soil Information System

    Union Government launched Rubber Soil Information System

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  • Mar 17, 2017
  • 1 Union Cabinet Approves Varishtha Pension Bima Yojana 2017 [ Schemes & Proj. ]

    The Union Cabinet gave its approval for e launch of Varishtha Pension Bima Yojana 2017. The scheme will be implemented through Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) during current financial year. it is to provide social security during old age and protect elderly persons aged

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  • 2 National Girl Child Day [ Important Days ]

    National girl child day is celebrated every year on 24th of January. It is a day to celebrate the exceptional achievements of the girl child. On occasion of National Girl Child Day, Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged promotion of gender equality and ensure equal opportunities for

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  • 3 Economic Survey 2017 Presented in Parliament [ Eco. ]

    Economic Survey for 2016 - 17 is tabled in Parliament by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. Survey recommends fast, demand – driven re - monetization, further tax reforms, including bringing land and real estate under ambit of GST and reducing tax rates and stamp duties.

    Economic survey tabled in parliament Financeminister ArunJately

    Economic Survey Tabled in Parliament Financeminister ArunJately

    Economic survey tabled in parliament Financeminister ArunJately

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