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20 July 2017

Evening News Digest, 20 July 2017

MoC in respect of tax matters between India and BRICS countries The Union Cabinet gave its approval for the signing of Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) in respect of tax matters between India and the Revenue administrations of BRICS countries namely, ... Read More

Published : 11 hrs ago

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Afternoon News Digest, 20 July 2017

President presents ‘Pranab Mukherjee Award for Academic Excellence’ The President Pranab Mukherjee presented the ‘Pranab Mukherjee Award for Academic Excellence’ to Aman Aggarwal for scoring the highest aggregate in Class XII ... Read More

Published : 17 hrs ago

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U.S. Navy Tests World’s First Laser Weapons System

U.S. Navy Tests World’s First Laser Weapons System The U.S. Navy recently tested Laser Weapons System (LaWS), which is the world's first-ever active laser weapons system. The LaWS is now deployed aboard the USS Ponce amphibious transport ship a ... Read More

Published : 22 hrs ago

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Morning News Digest, 20 July 2017

BSP Supremo Mayawati resigns from Rajya Sabha The chief Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) Mayawati resigned from the upper house Rajya Sabha on July 18, 2017. She resigned citing that she was not allowed to speak about atrocities against Dalits. According t ... Read More

Published : 23 hrs ago

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19 July 2017

Evening News Digest, 19 July 2017

Trump administration announces additional H2B visas The Trump administration announced a one-time increase of 15,000 additional H-2B visas for low-wage foreign workers after determining that the needs of US businesses cannot be satisfied with Americ ... Read More

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Afternoon News Digest, 19 July 2017

Bharat Arun appointed Team India bowling coach The three-member committee formed by the Committee of Administrators (CoA) headed by former CAG Vinod Rai has appointed Bharat Arun as the bowling coach of Indian cricket team. Besides, they also decide ... Read More

Published : 2 days ago

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Morning News Digest, 19 July 2017

Telangana to develop eco-bridges for movement of tigers In a first of its kind, Telangana State will develop eco-friendly bridges over the 72-km long the Pranahita barrage. The barrage cut across the tiger corridor linking the Tadoba-Andhari Tiger R ... Read More

Published : 2 days ago

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18 July 2017

Evening News Digest, 18 July 2017

Amit Kumar wins silver in World Para Athletics Championships India's Amit Kumar Saroha won the silver medal in men's club throw F51 competition in World Para Athletics Championships in London. Saroha from Haryana won the medal with a throw of 30.25m ... Read More

Published : 2 days ago

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Afternoon News Digest, 18 July 2017

Venkaiah Naidu files nomination for Vice-President Former Union Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu filed nomination papers to contest in the Vice-President election. As a result, he resigned as the Minister for Information & Broadcasting and Minister fo ... Read More

Published : 3 days ago

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Nelson Mandela International Day: 18 July

Nelson Mandela International Day: 18 July The United Nations (UN) is observing the Nelson Mandela International Day on July 18, 2017. The theme for the year 2017 is ‘Take Action! Inspire Change’. The day is observed to mark the day Nelson ... Read More

Published : 3 days ago

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