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SC refused to modify its order limiting Aadhaar use to LPG, Kerosene and PDS

The refusal order was passed by a three-member bench of apex court headed by Justice J Chelameswar and comprising of Justices SA Bobde and C Nagappan.

Recommended for : Aadhaar cards , Supreme Court , UIDAI , Unique Identification Number , Welfare Schemes , Jan Dhan Yojana

कैलिफोर्निया ने असाध्य रोगों से ग्रस्त व्यक्तियों के लिए इच्छा म्रत्यु के अधिकार को कानून बनाया

 कैलिफोर्निया राज्य के गवर्नर जेरी ब्राउन ने 5 अक्टूबर 2015 को असाध्य रोगों से ग्रस्त व्यक्तियों को कानूनी रूप से इच्छा म्रत्यु की अनुमति दे दी. यह संयुक्त राज्य अमेरिका का ऐसा पांचवां राज्य है.

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Amo doli programme launched by Odisha government in naxal-affected Rayagada district

A specially-designed sling will help the patients and pregnant women from inaccessible areas to reach their nearest hospital or motorable road.

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California signed Right to Die Bill for terminally ill people into a Law

The bill was partly inspired by the case of a terminally ill California woman who moved to Oregon to end her life.

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Trichy Corporation won Skoch Award for Effective Solid Waste Management

The city corporation used radio frequency identification system (RFID) for effective solid waste management in the city.

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National Anti-Drug Addiction Day observed on 2 October

It was observed to mark the birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi who condemned the use of drugs.

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Russian parliament gave green signal to Putin to use troops in Syria

As per the Constitution of Russia, the president has to seek approval of the parliament before using Russian troops abroad.

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Indian-American environmental engineer Kartik Chandran named MacArthur Fellow

Chandran has won the prestigious accolade for his work in transforming wastewater from a pollutant requiring disposal to a resource for useful products, such as commodity chemicals, energy sources and fertilisers.

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Strong Evidence of Liquid Water on Mars: NASA

The researchers detected signatures of hydrated minerals on slopes where mysterious streaks are seen on the Red Planet using an imaging spectrometer on MRO.

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India signed 123.51 Million US dollar Loan Agreement with Asian Development Bank

It will also be used to improve basic tourism facilities and to build the capacity of sector agencies and local communities in the States of Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Punjab.

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World Bank released report entitled Leveraging Urbanisation in South Asia

The report provided original empirical and diagnostic analysis of urbanization and related economic trends in the South Asia region along with remedies to correct the anomalies.

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Union Government released Draft National Encryption Policy

Its purpose is to encourage use of encryption technologies and products among all sections including the government for more secure communications and financial transactions in the cyber space.

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Japan’s Diet removed restrictions on overseas deployment of Self Defense Forces for military use

The remilitarization bills can be termed as historic as they allow Japan to be militarily pro active after 70 years.

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Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare banned sale of Diclofenac in multidose vial for human use

The move is aimed at protecting vultures from extinction.

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Madhya Pradesh Government launched M-Shiksha-Mitra mobile app for teachers

Teachers can use Shiksha-Mitra mobile app to browse salary slip, funds sent to school under various heads, scholarships, different circulars and GPF statement easily.

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Disney Researchers invented ways to network VLC devices using IoT technology

To prove this, they successfully experimented with Light Emitting Diode (LED) bulbs.

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Pradhan Mantri Khanij Kshetra Kalyan Yojana (PMKKKY) launched by Union Government

PMKKKY programme is meant for the welfare of areas and people affected by mining related operations, using the funds generated by the District Mineral Foundations (DMFs).

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భూపాల్ లో జరిగిన 10వ ప్రపంచ హిందీ సదస్సు

10 వ ప్రపంచ హిందీ సదస్సు, మధ్యప్రదేశ్ లోని భూపాల్ లోని లాల్ పెరేడ్ గ్రౌండ్ లో 10 సెప్టెంబరు మరియు 12 సెప్టెంబర్ 2015 మధ్య మూడు రోజులు జరిగింది.

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NASA and ISRO jointly working on NISAR mission

NISAR satellite will be the first radar imaging satellite to use dual frequency optimized for studying hazards and global environmental change.

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PHDCCI launched Intellectual Property Rights Facilitation Centre for MSMEs in Lucknow

The primary objective of the centre is to enable MSMEs from Uttar Pradesh in understanding, Identifying & using Intellectual Property for Competitive Advantage.

Recommended for : Intellectual Property Rights , IPRFC , MSMEs , Lucknow , PHDCCI

PayU India tied-up with redBus to attract customers to use its wallet PayU Money

This tie-up is expected to increase the wallet customers from the current 5 million users to 20 million by 2015 end.

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Uber Cabs tied-up with Bharti Airtel to set up WiFi hotspots in each of its cabs

As part of this partnership, Uber riders across India can now pay for their trips using Airtel's mobile wallet service Airtel Money.

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ICICI Bank launched locker facility named Smart Vault

The Smart Vault uses robotic technology to access the lockers from the safe vault and enables customers to conveniently access their lockers at any time of their preference.

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Global satellite named 'GlobalSat for DRR' proposed to be named after Abdul Kalam

The satellite to be used for earth observation and disaster risk reduction will be renamed as UN Kalam GlobalSat.

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Multi Application Solar Telescope operationalised at Udaipur Solar Observatory

MAST’s dome is a collapsible dome made of tensile fabric. The telescope will be used to measure vector magnetic fields of active regions at different heights of the solar atmosphere.

Recommended for : MAST , Multi Application Solar Telescope , Udaipur Solar Observatory , Physical Research Laboratory , vector magnetic fields , seismic effects of solar flares ,

India foiled UK’s Pangaea Laboratories bid to patent use of turmeric, pine bark and tea

Earlier, CSIR-TKDL also foiled an attempt of Colgate-Palmolive Company to patent a mouthwash formula containing herb (Nutmeg- Jayaphal) extract used in Indian traditional systems.

Recommended for : CSIR-TKDL , TKDL , Ayurveda , Unani , Pangaea Laboratories Limited , Traditional Knowledge Digital Library

NDRI scientists developed technique to decrease cholesterol level in Ghee

Use of this technique will help to reduce the level of cholesterol in Ghee up to 85 to 90 percent. It also does not affect the taste and quality of the ghee.

Recommended for : Cholesterol level in Ghee , NDRI , National Dairy Research Institute , Vaishal Patliputra Dugdh Utpadak Sahkari Sangh , Patna Dairy Project

India’s 1st indigenously designed and developed High Thrust cryogenic rocket engine tested

The engine will be used for powering the Cryogenic stage (C25), the upper stage of the next generation GSLV Mk-III launch vehicle of ISRO, capable of launching four tonne class satellites.

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Indigenous Visibility Measuring System, DRISHTI, installed at IGI Airport

The system will be used for reporting the runway visual range, which is a critical parameter for safe landing and take-off of aircraft in poor visibility conditions (<25 to >2000 meters).

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Union Government launched Delhi Police Railway Helpline Number 1512

This helpline will serve as a very useful mechanism for rail passengers.

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