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Book “Judicial Reforms – Recent Global Trends”

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, released the book “Judicial Reforms – Recent Global Trends” and presented the first copy to President Pranab Mukherjee. The...

International Mother Language Day

UNESCO celebrates International Mother Language Day (IMLD) on February 21, 2017 under the theme “Towards Sustainable Futures through Multilingual Education”. To foster sustainable development, learners...

‘Swaraj Fund’ in News

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) government will allocate Rs. 350 crore under the Swaraj Fund in the upcoming budget for the coming fiscal with...

USA H-1B Visa New Rules in News

President Donald Trump’s proposals to create new rules for H-1B visas extensively used by Indian IT firms has created concerns in Indian IT-enabled services...

First Foreign ‘Artist In-Residence’ in Rashtrapati Bhavan

Well-known painter and freedom fighter Shahabuddin Ahmed of Bangladesh will be the first foreign artist to live in Rashtrapati Bhavan as a guest of...

Samsung Chief Arrested

Samsung Group chief Jay Y. Lee was arrested over his alleged role in a corruption scandal in South Korea. Lee is accused of bribing a...

Guinness Record to Indian National Anthem

Indians have set a new world record by performing a mass rendition of the National Anthem. The "Jana Gana Mana" anthem was sung by 509,261...

IMF Training and Technical Assistance Center

The Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance inaugurated the IMF’s South Asia Training and Technical Assistance Center (SARTTAC) in Delhi. IMF’s South Asia...

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

Gender equality has always been a core issue for the United Nations. In 2015, the General Assembly adopted a resolution to establish an annual International Day...

UN Peace-Building Commission Gets New Chair

UN Peacebuilding Commission gets its new chair, Cho Tae-yul, the Permanent Representative of the Republic of Korea to the UN. He detailed a number of...

World Radio Day

World Radio Day is celebrated every year on 13th of February to celebrate radio as the medium for entertainment, information and the mode for...

Dr Pandya Shortlisted for NASA Space Mission

An Indian-origin lady neurosurgeon currently based in Canada has been shortlisted by NASA for its 2018 space mission under the Citizen Science Astronaut (CSA)...

Old Dead Sea Scrolls Cave Discovered

Archaeologists have uncovered a new cave that once housed Dead Sea Scrolls, in a discovery described as one of the “most important” in 60...

First Carbon Neutral Airport in Asia

Rajiv Gandhi International Airport is an international airport that serves Hyderabad, the largest city in the Indian state of Telangana. It is located in...