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Microsoft India launched safety application, Guardian

Dec 28, 2013
Microsoft India introduced Guardian, a new safety application on 26 December 2013 in Hyderabad.

China formally eased one-child policy and abolished labour camps

Dec 28, 2013
China adopted a resolution that eases the one child policy of the country. The resolution was passed by the standing committee of the NPC.

UN to reduce its staffs and cut budget

Dec 28, 2013
United Nations has ordered to cut staff and budget under the pressure from member states to reduce spending as governments suffer from financial strains.

Farooq Sheikh, the Bollywood Veteran actor died at 65

Dec 28, 2013
Farooq Sheikh, the Bollywood actor died due to heart attack in Dubai. He won 2010 National Film Award for best supporting actor in Lahore.

Fatwa issued by Jammu & Kashmir scholars allows half-widows to remarry

Dec 27, 2013
 Group of Islamic Scholars in Kashmir issued a fatwa on 26 December 2013 that women whose husbands are missing for the past four years can remarry

India and Pakistan DGMOs met at Wagah-Attari border

Dec 27, 2013
Director Generals Military Operations of India and Pakistan took place on 24 December 2013 along the Wagah-Attari border.

Atul Sarpotdar leader of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena died

Dec 27, 2013
Atul Sarpotdar, leader of MNS died after a brief illness. He was admitted to Leelavati Hospital due to blood sugar-related problems.

UK to overtake Germany as Europe’s largest economy by 2030: CEBR report

Dec 27, 2013
Study of CERB released in December 2013 has predicted that UK will overtake Germany as Europe’s largest economy by 2030.

Centre approved National Cancer Institute at Jhajjar campus of AIIMS

Dec 27, 2013
The Centre approved the proposal to set up National Cancer Institute at the Jhajjar campus of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)

Himachal Pradesh High Court banned plastic packing of junk food

Dec 27, 2013
The Himachal Pradesh High Court on 26 December 2013 banned junk food items in plastic packing and directed to implement the ban.

J.N.Chaudhary appointed New Head of NSG

Dec 27, 2013
J.N.Chaudhary got appointed as new head of National Security Guard (NSG).

Okinawa Governor approved the relocation of US airbase in Japan

Dec 27, 2013
Japan has approved the relocation of the US military airbase on its southern island of Okinawa. The relocation was accepted by Hirokazu Nakaima.

CISF got new chief Arvind Ranjan

Dec 27, 2013
Arvind Ranjan appointed New chief of Central Industrial Security Force (CISF).

Cabinet approved pension proposal for MTNL employees

Dec 27, 2013
Cabinet has approved the pension proposal for 43000 MTNL employees, who joined the public sector company from the Department of Telecom.

Cabinet approved the Constitutional Status to Judicial Appointments Commission

Dec 27, 2013
The Union Cabinet approved the constitutional status to a proposed JAC for appointment and transfer of judges to the higher judiciary.

Unique cancer called histiocytosis operated by team of doctors at Chennai

Dec 26, 2013
Team of Doctors at Chennai performed a surgery on unique cancer called Histiocytosis found in the patient’s food pipe and stomach....

ISRO’s SDSC to be shifted for oil exploration in Bay of Bengal

Dec 26, 2013
SDSC-Northern boundary to be shifted for oil exploration.

Defence Acquisition Council DAC approved the procurement of Israeli Barak-I missile

Dec 26, 2013
India lifted restrictions on the procurements of Israeli Barak surface-to-air precision-guided missiles.

To Combat Obesity And Diabetes, Australia opened world’s first standing classroom

Dec 26, 2013
World’s First Standing Classroom opened in Australia.

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