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India wins silver at Asian Women's Rugby Sevens Trophy

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The team participated under the aegis of the Indian Rugby Football Union (IRFU). The IRFU is the governing body for the sport of Rugby in India and is supported by Societe Generale, the financial partner of Rugby India.

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga wins 2017 Rotterdam Open

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With the title came an end to Tsonga’s two-year title drought. He had last won a title in the year 2015.

UN's WHO gives India's vaccine regulatory body NRAI highest ratings

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This highest approval rating is expected to give a boost to Indian pharmaceutical companies.

ISRO successfully tests its Cryogenic Stage for GSLV MkIII for the Flight Duration

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This complex technology named the cryogenic engine has been mastered only by six countries namely Russia, the US, France, Japan, China and India

Barren Island, India’s only live volcano, active again

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The volcano is erupting in small episodes of five to 10 minutes. The researchers observed only ash clouds during the day. However after sundown, red lava foundations spew from the crater into the atmosphere.

Indian Coast Guard Ship ICGS AYUSH commissioned in Kochi

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While Tata Motors is India’s market leader in the automobile industry, Microsoft is the worldwide leader in software products.

Shahid Afridi announces retirement from international cricket

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Afridi had already quit Tests in 2010 and One Day International cricket after the 2015 World Cup. However, he still skippered the Pakistan Twenty20 team at the 2016 world championships in India.

World Day of Social Justice observed with theme preventing conflict and sustaining peace through decent work

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As recognised by the United Nations, the World Day of Social Justice focuses on guaranteeing fair outcome through social justice, equality, employment and much more.

Former Chief Justice of India Altamas Kabir dies

8 hrs ago
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Kabir served as the 39th Chief Justice of India from September 2012 to July 2013.

Nagaland: Chief Minister TR Zeliang resigned

9 hrs ago
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The Political situation of Nagaland has been boiling ever since the Nagaland Tribal Action Committee began their agitation demanding the resignation of the Chief Minister.

India ranks 143rd in 2017 Index of Economic Freedom

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In its 23rd edition, the Index analyzed economic policy developments in 186 countries. Countries are graded and ranked on 12 measures of economic freedom that evaluate the rule of law, government size, regulatory efficiency, and the openness of markets.

INSV Tarini inducted into Indian Navy

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The boat draws her origin from the famous Tara-Tarini temple of Orissa’s Ganjam district. The word Tarini means a Boat and is also a Sanskrit word for Saviour.

Hema Malini: Beyond the Dream Girl authored by Ram Kamal Mukherjee

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The book discusses Hema Malini’s life and achievement, since she has been extremely active as a stage performer, actor and a politician.

UAE reveals its plan to build the first city on Mars by 2117

2 days ago
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The United Arab Emirates plans to spearhead international efforts in Mars exploration with its Mars 2117 program.

Air India inducts A320 neo plane, to add 13 more in 2017

2 days ago
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With this, Air India became the third airline to induct the A320 neo aircraft, the other two airlines with A320 neo planes are after IndiGo and Go Air.

Tata Motors, Microsoft India signed strategic agreement to leverage IoT & AI

2 days ago
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While Tata Motors is India’s market leader in the automobile industry, Microsoft is the worldwide leader in software products.

Reliance Defence, Dassault incorporated joint venture to execute Rafale deal

2 days ago
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The joint venture Dassault Reliance Aerospace Limited is expected to boost the Make In India and Skill India initiatives of the Union Government.

Water Conservation may become part of syllabus

3 days ago
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The Rajasthan River Basin and Water Resources Planning Authority has sent a proposal to Rajasthan state government to include water conservation lessons in the state syllabus.

Kids with ADHD have some brain regions smaller than normal: Study

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The results of the study involved 1713 people with ADHD and 1529 people without the condition. The findings were published in The Lancet Psychiatry.

Set up in-house expert bodies to remove info on sex determination: SC to Search Engines

3 days ago
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SC directed search engines to set up in-house expert bodies without delay to ensure deletion of materials which went against Indian laws prohibiting pre-natal sex determination.

Vikas Swarup appointed as High Commissioner of lndia to Canada

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Vikas Swarup is a 1986-batch IFS officer. He was conferred with the US-India Business Council’s Lifetime Achievement Award in 2009.

Sea ice extent in Antarctica hits an all-time low

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The ice extent in the Antarctic sea has hit an all-time low, according to researchers after studying the data collected by the US National Snow and Ice Data Centre.

European Union issues final warning to Britain, France, Germany on air pollution

3 days ago
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Heavy smog has covered much of Europe this winter prompting emergency measures in several big cities including London, Berlin, Paris and so on.

Union Ministry of Health & Family Welfare presented Kayakalp Awards 2016-17

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While the All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi was conferred with the first prize, North Eastern Indira Gandhi Regional Institute of Health and Medical Sciences (NEIGRIHMS), Shillong was given the second prize.

New Marriage Bill seeks to check extravagant spending in weddings

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A new marriage bill in Lok Sabha seeks to put a restriction on lavish spending in Indian weddings by limiting the number of guests invited and the number of dishes included in the menu.

Scientists create high-quality graphene using soybean

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The scientists developed a novel "GraphAir" technology, which does not require a highly-controlled environment.

Hindi Scholar and writer Surendra Verma selected for Vyas Samman 2016

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Verma’s play Qaid-e-Hayat talks about the personal life of poet Mirza Ghalib, including his financial hardships and his tragic love for Katiba, a woman calligraphist.

Bihar’s new service rules bar government employees from consuming liquor

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The Bihar state cabinet made new amendments to the employee service rules on 15 February, barring government employees and judicial officers from consuming liquor anywhere in the state.

January 2017 is third warmest month in 137 years: NASA

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The GISS team assembled the monthly analysis from publicly available data acquired by about 6300 meteorological stations around the world, ship- and buoy-based instruments measuring sea surface temperature, and Antarctic research stations.

Union Cabinet approved establishment of Food Legumes Research Platform in Madhya Pradesh

Feb 16, 2017
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The International Center for Agricultural Research in Dry Areas (ICARDA) will assist the Indian Government in setting up of the Food Legumes Research Platform.

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