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18 March 2019

Daily News Digest:18 March 2019

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar passes awayGoa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar had passed away at the age of 63 on 17 March 2019. He was earlier diagnosed with a "life-threatening disease" pancreatic ailment last year, was discharged from the Goa Medical Col ... Read More

Published : 6 hrs ago

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GK of the Day: What is Daylight Saving Time?

GK of the Day: What is Daylight Saving Time? The rationale behind setting clocks ahead of standard time, usually by 1 hour during springtime, is to ensure that the clocks show a later sunrise and later sunset — in effect a longer evening daytim ... Read More

Published : 12 hrs ago

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Italy joins China’s Belt and Road

Italy joins China’s Belt and Road Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte plans to sign a preliminary accord when Xi visits Rome on 21 March 2019, hooking Italy up to the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) - a colossal, multi-billion-dollar project d ... Read More

Published : 13 hrs ago

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Geographical Indication Tag: Coorg Arabica Coffee, four others get GI Tag

Geographical Indication Tag: Coorg Arabica Coffee, four others get GI Tag The Geographical Indications Registry on March 1, 2019 granted the Geographical Indication (GI) Tag to Coorg Arabica Coffee, Wayanad Robusta Coffee, Chikmagalur Arabica Coffee, ... Read More

Published : 13 hrs ago

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Andreescu beat Kerber to lift Indian Wells title

Andreescu beat Kerber to lift Indian Wells title Young Canadian Bianca Andreescu was proclaimed champion at the Indian Wells Masters, after she overcame the German Angelique Kerber, who was eighth seeded, 6-4, 3-6 and 6-4 in two hours and 18 minutes. ... Read More

Published : 13 hrs ago

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MR Kumar was appointed LIC director

MR Kumar was appointed LIC director The Central government has appointed MR Kumar as the Chairman of the insurance behemoth Life Insurance Corporation. Kumar will hold the Chairman post for five years. Prior to this elevation, Kumar was Zonal Manager ... Read More

Published : 13 hrs ago

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Goa CM Manohar Parrikar passes away

Goa CM Manohar Parrikar passes away Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar had passed away at the age of 63 on 17 March 2019. He was earlier diagnosed with a "life-threatening disease" pancreatic ailment last year, was discharged from the Goa Medical Co ... Read More

Published : 15 hrs ago

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17 March 2019

Daily News Digest:17 March 2019

First Workshop on India Energy Modelling Forum HeldThe NITI Aayog and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) organized the first workshop on development of the India Energy Modelling Forum (IEMF), which has been envisaged as a ... Read More

Published : yesterday

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Financial Stability Development Council

Financial Stability Development Council Financial Stability Development Council meeting held recently was chaired by the Union Finance Minister. The Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) was constituted in December, 2010. The FSDC was se ... Read More

Published : 2 days ago

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El Nino Report by Nature Journal

El Nino Report by Nature Journal Global climatic disruptions due to the strong and extended positive phase of the ENSO conditions, or simply El Nino in 2015-16 increased the outbreak of diseases in the regions of its influence, according to a study p ... Read More

Published : 2 days ago

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