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Ravichandran Ashwin receives Garfield Sobers Trophy

12 hrs ago
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

The award was judged by a voting academy, which was completely independent of the ICC. They panel took into consideration performances between 14 September 14 2015 and 20 September 2016. During this period, Ashwin produced some extraordinary all-round performances across all three formats of the game.

Union Government launches Online Film Certification System E-Cinepramaan

14 hrs ago
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

This online certification system will enable in making the CBFC Office paper less.

Former Punjab minister Gurdev Singh Badal passes away

14 hrs ago
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

Former Punjab Agriculture Minister, Gurdev Singh Badal passed away at the Dayanand Medical College and Hospital on 28 March after a prolonged illness.

Bhubaneswar to host Men’s Hockey World League Final 2017 and Hockey Men’s World Cup 2018

14 hrs ago
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

The Kalinga Stadium has previously successfully hosted the 2014 Men’s Hero Hockey Champions Trophy.

Below Poverty line households in UP to get free power connection

14 hrs ago
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

The Union Power Minister along with UP's energy Minister has decided to provide free power connection in the state to those households that fall below the poverty line.

Rana Kanwar Pal Singh elected as Speaker of Punjab Legislative Assembly

15 hrs ago
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

Rana Kanwar Pal Singh was elected unopposed amid a walkout by the members of opposition parties including the Aam Aadmi Party.

India reclaims Border-Gavaskar Trophy with 2-1 series victory of Australia

16 hrs ago
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

India’s KL Rahul scored an unbeaten half-century, while Ajinkya Rahane made an aggressive 37 runs in the fourth Test.

Satwiksairaj & Chirag won Vietnam Open International Challenger Badminton Doubles title

16 hrs ago
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

To win the USD 20,000 title, the Indian duo defeated the Thai duo of Trawut Potieng and Nanthakam Yordphaisong in the summit clash.

Sahitya Akademi awardees cannot return award: HC

16 hrs ago
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

The ruling was given by a bench of Chief Justice G Rohini and Justice Sangita Dhingra Sehgal.

Odisha becomes the first state to bring banking to remote areas

18 hrs ago
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

The Self Help Groups will help people living in the remote unbanked areas of Odisha to get access to services including the opening of bank accounts, depositing of cash and withdrawals and Aadhaar-enabled payment.

Parliament passes Mental Healthcare Bill, 2016

18 hrs ago
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

The Bill describes mental illness as “a substantial disorder of thinking, mood, perception, orientation or memory that grossly impairs judgment, behaviour, capacity to recognise reality or ability to meet the ordinary demands of life, mental conditions associated with the abuse of alcohol and drugs.”

Law Commission of India submitted report on Hate Speech

18 hrs ago
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

The Law Commission of India submitted the report on ‘Hate Speech’ in pursuance of a recommendation made by the Supreme Court of India.

Union Government sanctioned 101 Integrated Cold Chain Projects

18 hrs ago
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

These new projects will lead to the reduction in wastage in agri supply chains and will create huge employment opportunities.

Eminent Jurist Tehmtan R Andhyarujina passes away

20 hrs ago
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

Before joining the Bar, Andhyarujina was selected as Indian Foreign Services in 1958.

SC asks Centre, J&K government to decide Muslim minority status in state

20 hrs ago
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

Additional Solicitor General Tushar Mehta appearing in the court on behalf of Centre said it is a national issue as in some states the community, which is part of minorities nationally, is in majority.

Border Security Force gets first woman combat officer after 51 years

21 hrs ago
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

The BSF received Pareek after a convocation ceremony conducted in the BSF academy at Tekanpur, Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh.

Union Petroleum Ministry launches MoPNG e-Seva

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

The MoPNG e-Seva portal will be a single point interface for all customers to reach out to the government for addressing their feedback or grievances related to Oil & Gas Sector on social media.

Can colour-blind people pursue MBBS: SC to Medical Council of India

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

The committee shall include experts from genetics, ophthalmology, psychiatry and medical education from AIIMS, New Delhi and PGIMER, Chandigarh.

India won 73 medals in 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

In total, the Special Olympics Bharat (SOB) of India won 37 golds, 10 silver and 26 bronze medals.

Sebastian Vettel beats Lewis Hamilton to win Australian Grand Prix

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

It was Vettel's first win since the Singapore Grand Prix in September 2015.

Indian Navy to de-induct TU142M Long Range Maritime Patrol aircraft after 29 years

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

The Tu-142M, still the world's fastest turbo-prop plane, was bought in 1998 from the USSR and inducted into Indian Navy as its long-range maritime patrol aircraft at Dabolim Goa.

Earth Hour observed on 25 March 2017

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

To mark the occasion, the lights were switched off for one hour between 8.30 9.30 pm at several iconic monuments and buildings in India and across the world.

West Bengal wins 2016-17 Santosh Trophy

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

With the win, West Bengal ended a six-year wait having last won the title in 2011. Goa last won the title in the year 2009.

World Conference on Environment 2017 concluded

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

The World Conference on Environment 2017 was held for two days 25-26 March 2017 at the Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi.

India becomes the third largest aviation market in domestic traffic

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

India beat Japan to become the third largest aviation market in terms of domestic passenger traffic. India’s domestic passenger traffic stood at 100 million in 2016, which is only behind the US (719 million) and China (436 million).

Environment Ministry official to chair Animal Welfare Board of India

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

At present, the Board is chaired by Sharad Singh Negi, Special Secretary and Director-General (Forests), MoEF.

ESIC launches Mobile Clinic Services in AP, Telangana

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

ESI services cover around 48 lakh beneficiaries through 12 lakh insured persons in Telangana.

COA issues seven-point instruction for BCCI office bearers

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 0 people agreed

The issued instructions states that all legal documents would be cleared by the COA, the body that can communicate anything to office bearers via CEO.

Randeep Guleria appointed as Director of AIIMS, New Delhi

1 day ago
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

The appointment was made by the Appointment Committee of the Cabinet (ACC), headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Dr Guleria has been appointed as Director, AIIMS, for five years.

Arun Jailtley handed over DRDO developed products to Indian Navy

2 days ago
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

The three Naval Systems -  USHUS-II Submarine Sonar, Directing Gear for Hull Mounted Sonar Array and RLG based Inertial Navigation System for Ship Applications (INS-SA) – will boost India’s maritime security.

WEF released Global Energy Architecture Performance Index Report 2017

2 days ago
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

The Global Energy Architecture Performance Index Report 2017 advised countries to enable the energy transition with adaptable and  co-designed policies.

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