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The Union Minister of State for Textiles Panabaka Lakshmi launched the TECHNOTEX-2014: International Exhibition and Conference in Mumbai.
The Vice President of India M. Hamid Ansari released the Delhi Human Development Report 2013 in New Delhi on 31 August 2013.
Minister of State V Narayanasamy of Puducherry inaugurated the Bharat Nirman Public Information Campaign at Karaikkal, Puducherry on 1 September 2013.
Union Health Minister of Health & Family Welfare launched new health initiatives worth 500 crore Rupees under the NRHM at Guwahati on 1 September 2013.
Microsoft on 30 August 2013 declared that the battle to solve the secret US government requests for the Internet user data would be sorted out in court.
The Union Government of India on 31 August 2013 planned to enhance the fund outlay for different schemes related to technical textile sector.
Hyderabad Hotshots emerged as the winner of the Indian Badminton League 2013 (first season). Saina Nehwal declared player of the tournament.
Egyptian authorities blasted 10 Tunnels beneath Border with Gaza. The tunnels were destroyed following a security campaign.
HLL Biotech and Institute of Immunology, Croatia has entered into an agreement for long-term supply and technology transfer.
Sir Lanka is heading in an authoritarian direction claimed Navi Pillay, the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights.
US launched a probe into the Indian trade policies and its practices named Trade, Investment & Industrial Policies in India: Effects on the U.S. Economy.
President conferred National Sports Award in Rastrapati Bhawan on 31 August 2103. Ronjon Sodhi won the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award.
Hoshiarpur and Kapurthala districts of Punjab were declared as smoke-free districts in the state by Punjab Government.
India announced an aid of 5000 crore to Bhutan including an economic stimulus package of 500 crore. Bhutan PM is on 6 day India visit.
MCX Chairman Venkat Chary and five other directors on the commodity exchange board resigned on 30 August 2013 following the implementation of new guidelines.
UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi launched Ahimsa Messenger Programme- an initiative to curb violence against women on 31 August 2013 at Delhi.
Bharti Airtel successfully conducted field trials of a technology which provides cost-efficient 3G phone services
Bayern Munich defeated Chelsea in the final at the Eden stadium in Prague on 30 August 2013 to win UEFA Super Cup 2013
Kerala based Federal Bank Limited launched the electronic version of conventional passbook, called FedBook, on 30 August 2013.
The Public Enterprises Selection Board on 30 August 2013 recommended Dinesh K Sarraf as the next head of the ONGC
The Union Government of India on 30 August 2013 gave its approval to three projects under the Electronic Manufacturing Clusters (EMC) scheme.
The President of India, Pranab Mukherjee on 29 August 2013 gave his assent to the Companies Bill 2013.
Gujarat CM, Narendra Modi was felicitated by people of newly-formed districts of Gujarat, Chhota Udaipur and Mahi Sagar, on 30 August 2013.
Government denotified six SEZs that includes one from textile industry and five from IT industry.
India’s economic growth fell to a four-year low of 4.4% in the fiscal quarter ended June 2013
Justice Nuthalapati Venkata Ramana, judge of the Andhra Pradesh High Court was on 30 August 2013 appointed as the new Chief Justice of the Delhi High Court.
Forex Swap Window for Public Sector Oil Marketing Companies introduced by RBI. This will help the oil companies in meeting daily $ requirements.
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth of India decelerated even more to 4.4 percent, the slowest rate of expansion since 2008 economic meltdown.
The Supreme Court of India cleared the Dedicated Freight Corridor (DFC) Project passing through Sanjay Gandhi National Park.
RBI permitted premature encashment of 8% savings of taxable bonds for investors of 60 years and above.