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Dus Kadam: 10 Steps for the Future proposed by PM Narendra Modi for BRICS countries

Jul 10, 2015
He proposed the initiative Dus Kadam: 10 Steps for the Future, while addressing the BRICS summit in Ufa, Russia.

Operation Smile led to tracing of 44 missing children in Uttarakhand

Jul 9, 2015
Uttarakhand police traced those children under 'Operation Smile' and successfully united 31 of those to their families.

PCA began hearing on the Nine-dash line of South China Sea

Jul 7, 2015
A ruling by a United Nations tribunal in The Hague will determine who has property rights over a 200-nautical-mile Exclusive Economic Zone.

Rajasthan to replicate Maharashtra's Jalyukta Shivar Abhiyan

Jul 4, 2015
Jalyukta Shivar Abhiyan is an ambitious program of Devendra Fadnavis, aims to make 5000 villages free of water scarcity every year and make Maharashtra a drought-free state by 2019.

Army launched Operation Shiva to secure Amarnath Yatra

Jul 4, 2015
The operation was launched to provide security to those devotees taking part in the 59-day-long annual Amarnath Yatra in Jammu and Kashmir that started on 2 July 2015.

Main artery of 2800-km K2K Economic Corridor nearly ready: China

Jun 26, 2015
The 2800 km long corridor is at the core of the Bangladesh, India, China and Myanmar-Economic Corridor (BCIM-EC) initiated in 2014.

Columbia’s FARC blew up oil pipeline in Catatumbo

Jun 23, 2015
FARC is Colombia's largest rebel group and Latin America's oldest left-wing insurgency.

NHAI invited bids for Bharat Mala Project

Jun 22, 2015
Bharat Mala project came in news after NHAI invited bids for preparing the Detailed Project Reports (DRPs) of over 3500km of roads along the border and coast lines.

Exercise Ajeya Warrior -2015

Jun 19, 2015
It is a joint exercise between the armies of India and UK.

One Rank, One Pension scheme for ex-servicemen

Jun 17, 2015
The One Rank, One Pension (OROP) scheme for ex-servicemen was recently in news on 16 June 2015 as the scheme is likely to be rolled out ahead of the Bihar Assembly polls 2015.

Britain celebrated 800th anniversary of Magna Carta

Jun 16, 2015
The Great Charter, as it is often called, was said to be the foundation stone of the rights and liberties of the English people that gradually paved way for principle of Rule of Law across the world.

World famous Buddhas of Bamiyan resurrected in Afghanistan

Jun 15, 2015
The statues were among the most famous cultural landmarks of the region and the site was listed by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site.

Cyclone ASHOBAA intensified into severe cyclonic storm

Jun 9, 2015
ASHOBAA was formed after a depression over Arabian Sea converted itself into deep depression and later as a cyclonic storm.

Union Government filed complaint against Maggi under Section 12(1)(d) of Consumer Protection Act

Jun 5, 2015
The government took this decision against the backdrop of alleged lapses related to food safety standards in Maggi noodles containing high levels of lead and Monosodium Glutamate (MSG).

Maharashtra Government invoked MCOCA against ration mafia

Jun 4, 2015
This is the first time that MCOCA was applied against ration mafia with an aim of weeding out the widespread corruption in public distribution system.

Two patients died from MERS virus in South Korea

Jun 2, 2015
So far, there have been 25 confirmed cases of MERS since a man tested positive following a trip to Saudi Arabia and became the country’s first MERS patient in May 2015.

Yogathon to be hosted in 100 US cities on First International Yoga Day

May 29, 2015
All major spiritual and Yoga organisations like Art of Living have joined the countrywide campaign to spread the awareness about Yoga.

Abraj Kudai, world’s biggest hotel, set to open in Mecca in 2017

May 27, 2015
It is located 2.2 km south of the Grand Mosque and funded by the Saudi Ministry of Finance.

ISRO announced to commission MOTR in June 2015

May 16, 2015
It will help the ISRO in its future missions including the space capsule recovery, reusable launch vehicle and human space programmes and tracking space debris.

GIC held consultations on the creation of Nuclear Insurance Pool (NIP)

May 8, 2015
It is intended to cover the liability of Nuclear Plant operators and Equipment and Material Suppliers under Civil Liability for Nuclear Damages (CLND) Act, 2010 in case of nuclear accidents.

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