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Assamese film director, actor Bidyut Chakraborty died

Apr 15, 2015
He won Indira Gandhi national award for Best First Film of a Director n 1996 for his film Rag Biraag, a film based on a novel written by Jnanpith award-winner Mamoni Raisom Goswami.

Union Ministry of Home Affairs renamed Tourist Visa on Arrival scheme as e-Tourist Visa

Apr 15, 2015
The scheme was renamed after it created confusion among tourists as they thought that they will get the Visa on Arrival.

45-day long annual fishing ban on Eastern Coast of India started

Apr 15, 2015
The ban is imposed to safeguard fish in their breeding season and increase the fish catch. During this period of ban, the fishermen with mechanized boats are barred from venturing out into the sea for fishing till mid-night of 31 May 2015.

TRAI received over three lakh e-mails in support of Net Neutrality

Apr 15, 2015
The e-mails were in response to a consultation paper released by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), which proposed that the Internet Service Providers (ISPs) can impose differential charges on social networking sites which are providing voice and calling services.

Allan Donald resigned as South Africa Bowling Coach

Apr 15, 2015
He was appointed to the position in 2011 as a member of the team’s chief coach Gary Kirsten’s support staff, which he continued to fulfill under the current coach Russell Domingo since August 2013.

Delhi Declaration on Public Health Challenges adopted at 5th SAARC Health Ministers meet

Apr 15, 2015
Earlier SAARC Health Ministers were held in Maldives in 2012, Dhaka in April 2006, Islamabad in 2005 and New Delhi in 2003.

Union Government constituted Task Force on Interlinking of Rivers

Apr 15, 2015
The task force chaired by BN Navalawala will take up all issues for expediting the work on interlinking of rivers in the Country. It would also consider alternative plans in place of infeasible links in the present plan.

Over Hundred people killed during Songkran festival in Thailand

Apr 14, 2015
The accident occurred after Thais took trains, planes, cars and bikes to head home to their parents and families to celebrate the festival which started on 10 April 2015 evening.

Mahatma Gandhi statue in Johannesburg defaced

Apr 14, 2015
The statue in Johannesburg is believed to be the only one in the world showing Gandhi as a young lawyer in his court robes.

China quashed bid of Taiwan to become full member of AIIB

Apr 14, 2015
The Chinese Government said that it would welcome Taiwan in the future but under a different name.

Ernst & Young released a report titled Global IPO Trends 2015

Apr 14, 2015
As per the report, Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) became the world leader in Initial Public Offerings (IPO) for the first time, outshining rivals, New York and Hong Kong during the 2015 Q1. In 2015 Q1, SSE raised 5.4 billion US dollars.

World Bank released Migration and Development Brief

Apr 14, 2015
In 2014, India continued to be highest recipients of remittance

World Bank released South Asia Economic Focus report

Apr 14, 2015
As per the report, economic growth of the region will increase from 7 percent in 2015 to 7.6 percent by 2017

Parliament of Ukraine passed a law banning organisations that propagate Communism and Nazism

Apr 14, 2015
Parliament of Ukraine, Verkhovna Rada, on 9 April 2015 passed a legislation that equates Communism with Nazism (nationalist-socialist) and banned both the regimes.

Union Government notified National Judicial Appointments Commission Act, 2014

Apr 14, 2015
NJAC Act, 2014 gives NJAC a Constitutional status for appointment of judges to the Supreme Court and the High Courts.
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