World This Week: 25 February–3 March 2013

Mar 5, 2013 10:42 IST

World this week is a special section that allows a peep into the overall happenings of the world. This section facilitates students in understanding about the major headlines that kept everyone engrossed. By reading the World This Week section, students can easily and quickly grasp the happenings at the international level. Therefore, the students can know about the happenings of the world in a faster and quicker manner through the World This Week section.

25 February 2013
• Nicos Anastasiades won Cyprus presidential elections with 57.5 percent votes.

26 February 2013
• Jelena Jankovic won WTA Copa Claro Colsanitas Cup 2013.

27 February 2013
• First smartphone into space launched successfully from India.

28 February 2013
• Somdev Devvarman crashed out of ATP Dubai Tennis Championship 2013.

1 March 2013
• India and UK signed MoU on strengthening co-operation in earth sciences.

2 March 2013
• Vijitha Bandara of Sri Lanka won Eighth NCR Cup Golf Tournament.

3 March 2013
• World number one Novak Djokovic won the ATP Dubai Open Tennis title 2013.
• Sahmim Khan won the PGTI Players Championship Title 2013.