Former Minister of State for External Affairs, E Ahamed passed away early morning on 1 February 2017, following a cardiac arrest during President Pranab Mukherjee’s address at the parliament.
The Chief Minister of Meghalaya has laid the foundation stone for the Centre in 2015. Its construction was completed by NBCC in a record time of less than two years.
As per the advance estimates released by the CSO, the growth rate of GDP at constant market prices for the year 2016-17 is placed at 7.1 per cent, as against 7.6 per cent in 2015-16.
This microscopic sea animal is the earliest known step on the evolutionary path that led to fish and humans.
India Post became the third entity after Bharti Airtel and Paytm to receive final payments bank licence to roll-out banking operations commercially.
The Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS) has launched climate change study, mainly focussing on the conservation of the globally threatened group of birds- finches and pheasants.
The observation of the entire Vampire star phenomenon was made through the telescope.
The President elaborated about the NDA Government’s achievements in the previous financial year.
The appointment was made following the Annual General Body meeting.
The Sparsh Leprosy Awareness Campaign aims at communicating the importance of early detection and treatment of leprosy.
The Economic Survey 2016-17 advocated the concept of Universal Basic Income (UBI) as an alternative to the various social welfare schemes in an effort to reduce poverty.
The mastermind behind 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, Hafiz Saeed, has been put under preventive detention by Pakistan.
The order was given by a three-judge Bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra. The other two judges were Justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud.
The Reserve Bank of India will remove restrictions applied on daily withdrawal from ATMS from 1 February 2017.
Mahamat defeated favourites Amina Mohamed of Kenya and Senegal's Abdoulaye Bathily after seven rounds of voting.
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