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26 May 2017

Evening News Digest, 26 May 2017

Manchester United wins Europa League Manchester United defeated Ajax Amsterdam 2-0 to win the Europa League. With this win, they qualified for the Champions League The one goal each from the foots of France international Pogba and Armenian Henrik Mk ... Read More

Published : 7 hrs ago

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Morning News Digest, 26 May 2017

Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus elected Director-General of WHO The Member States of World Health Organisation (WHO) elected Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus of Ethiopia as the new Director-General of WHO. Dr Ghebreyesus five-year term will begin on July ... Read More

Published : 16 hrs ago

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25 May 2017

Centre approves phasing out of Foreign Investment Promotion Board

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave its approval to the phasing out of 25-year old Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB). The proposal entails abolishing the FIPB and allowing administrative Ministries/Departments t ... Read More

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Evening News Digest, 25 May 2017

World’s largest aircraft Airlander 10 completes test flight The world's largest aircraft named Airlander 10 successfully completed the test flight, bringing it one step closer to commercial use. The massive helium-filled airship is 92 metres l ... Read More

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Morning News Digest, 25 May 2017

Ministry of Power launches ‘SEVA’ App Union Minister for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines, Piyush Goyal launched the Saral Eindhan Vitaran Application (SEVA). The app has been developed in-house by Coal India Limited (CI ... Read More

Published : 2 days ago

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24 May 2017

Evening News Digest, 24 May 2017

Sanchar Kaushal Vikas Pratishthan scheme launched Union Telecommunication Minister Manoj Sinha launched the Sanchar Kaushal Vikas Pratishthan scheme. Under the scheme, 10,000 people will be provided training in Telecom sector. Besides, he also launc ... Read More

Published : 2 days ago

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Morning News Digest, 24 May 2017

India wins all 10 gold medals in South Asian Junior Table Tennis Championships India took home all the 10 gold medals on offer in the South Asian junior table tennis championships at Mount Lavinia, near Colombo. India also claimed four silvers for a ... Read More

Published : 3 days ago

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23 May 2017

Evening News Digest, 23 May 2017

Two Indian peacekeepers to be honoured posthumously with UN medal Two Indian peacekeepers will be honoured with the prestigious Dag Hammarskjöld Medal on UN Peacekeeping Day on May 24, 2017. These are Rifleman Brijesh Thapa, who served with the ... Read More

Published : 3 days ago

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Morning News Digest, 23 May 2017

India's Harinder Pal Sandhu wins Nissan Makati Open Squash tournament Harinder Pal Sandhu of India beat Mohd Syafiq Kamal of Malaysia in straight games to win the Nissan Makati Open Squash tournament. The final was played at Makati City (Philippines ... Read More

Published : 4 days ago

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22 May 2017

Evening News Digest, 22 May 2017

India's first Tejas Express flagged-off India’s first semi-high speed train Tejas Express was flagged-off on May 22, 2017 through video-conferencing from Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) by Rail Minister Suresh Prabhu. The train is a state o ... Read More

Published : 4 days ago

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