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  • 21-Jul-2017
  • The second LCU MARK IV handed over to Navy

    The GardenShip Buiders and Engineers Kolkata,handed over the second LCU MARK IV to the Navy.The LCU MARK IV is designed for mulitpurpose amphibous operations.

  • SEBI signs MoU with ESMA for exchange of Information

    Securities Exchange Board of India signs pact with European Securities and Markets Authority for exchange of information on Central Counterparties.Central Counter parties are entities that help facilitate clearing and settlement activities. 

  • Astrosat,Chandra and Hubble detect explosion in Proxima Centauri

    The three space based observatories Astrosat,Chandra and Hubble and a ground based observatory HARPS jointly detect a cosmic explosion in the nearest planet hosting star,Proxima Centauri.Proxima is a flare star that undergoes random dramatic increases in brightness because of magnetic activity.


  • Indian Army signed MoU with DRDO

    The Indian Army has signed MoU with DRDO for raising one more regiment of Medium Range Surface to Air Missiles.It is capable of engaging multiple aerial targets at ranges of more than 50km.This air defence system has to be deployed against China and Pakisthan.

  • President Pranab Mukherjee inaugrates 200th anniversary of Paika rebeillion

    Paika Rebellion one of the oldest rebellions of India held in Odisha celebrated its 200th anniverssary.The president who inaugrated it said that is one of the earlier freedom movements in India.

  • 20-Jul-2017
  • Cabinet clears MOC with BRICS nations

    Indian cabinet has cleared Memorandum of Cooperation in respect of tax matters with BRICS members.It deals with the cooperation of revenue administration with the international forum.

  • Draft bills introduced to replace GST ordinance in  J&K

    Cabinet had replaced ordinance bills with draft bills to introduce GST in J&K.The central government had earlier this month promulgated ordinances to make central GST and integrated GST which deals with interstate commerce.

  • Cabinet nod to IWAI bond issue

    The central government has given nod to Inland Water Ways Authority of India for raising 660 cr as bond issue.The monetary benefit form the bond will be used for further development of Water ways under National Water Ways Act of 2016.

  • NAFCC approves 3 projects in 3 different states

    National Adaptation Fund For Climate Change has approved three projects in Rajasthan,Gujarat and Sikkim to tackle climate change and increase the resilence of  vulnerable communities.The project helps to cover areas that are not covered by state or national schemes.

  • RamNath Kovind 14th President of India

    Ramnath Kovind has been selected as the 14th President of India.He won the election by securing over two thirds of electoral votes.He will swear in as President on July 25th.He is the second dalit leader to be the President of India after R K Narayanan since Independence.

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