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India This Week: 25 May-31 May 2015

Jun 1, 2015 14:23 IST

India this week is a section provided by Jagranjosh.com to help the students and aspirants of various competitive exams. The segment provides most important events of the week 25 May to 31 May 2015. It will help you to revise and recollect the important news and events just before the exam.

25 May 2015
• ICICI Bank launched Voice Recognition Service for Biometric Authentication
• Union Government approved 21 FDI proposals worth 281 crore rupees
• CS Santosh presented with 2014 FMSCI Motorsport Man of the Year Award
• Complete Story of Indian Reforms: 2G, Power & Private Enterprise written by Pradeep Baijal

26 May 2015
• Manabi Bandopadhyay became first transgender principal of Krishnagar Women's College
• High Court allowed Greenpeace India to operate two of its domestic accounts
• Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Doordarshan's farmer-centric Kisan TV Channel
• Himachal Pradesh set up satellite tracking system to check forest fire
• 48 tigers in non-protected Chandrapur forest areas of Maharashtra: WCT Survey
• Delhi Government approved mandatory GPS in public transport from June 2015
• Union Ministry of Finance constituted Committee on Revisiting & Revitalizing PPP Model
• Nirbhay Sharma sworn in as Governor of Mizoram

27 May 2015
• Tripura withdrew AFSPA from state
• RBI notified FIIs to invest up to 49 percent in Gammon Infrastructure Projects Limited
• NCDEX launched Gold Now platform for forward contracts in gold
• Union Ministry of Corporate Affairs notified the Companies (Amendment) Act, 2014
• Five women suspended for anti-doping rule violations named for TOP Scheme
• Union Sports Ministry gave nod for creation of RSFs by recognising federations of indigenous sports
• Ajanmi Beti Ke liye Daud organised for the cause of saving girl child in Himachal Pradesh
• Microsoft announced to open India's first Digital Experience Centre in Gujarat

28 May 2015
• RBI released Draft Guidelines on Net Stable Funding Ratio for Banks
• RBI proposed to introduce PPI for Mass Transit Systems
• Abhinav Bindra became 4th Indian shooter to qualify for 2016 Rio Olympics
• Maharashtra CM sets up a high powered task force to develop IFSC
• Increasing number of hamlets responsible for decline of Tigers in Buxa Tiger Reseve: West Bengal
• Book titled Ahmedabad: A City in the World by Amrita Shah released
• Book titled Super Economies by Raghav Bahl released
• S Christopher appointed as Director General of DRDO
• Yaduveer of Wodeyar dynasty crowned as 27th Maharaja of Mysuru
• VA Prasanth appointed as the CFO of Indian Bank

29 May 2015
• State Bank of India launched Online Customer Acquisition Solution
• CSO released Provisional Estimates of National Income for FY 2014-15
• Andhra Pradesh brought 16 Sectors under Swiss Challenge method to develop Infrastructure
• Anand Kumar, Founder of Super 30, honoured in Canada
• Veena Jain appointed as Director General of Doordarshan News
• Pradeep Kumar Sinha appointed as Cabinet Secretary to Union Government
• G Satheesh Reddy appointed as Scientific Advisor to Union Defence Minister

30 May 2015
• Finance Minister inaugurated new Bank Note Paper Line unit in Hoshangabad, MP
• Former Singapore Foreign Minister George Yeo appointed as Chancellor of Nalanda University
• Union Government notified Undisclosed Foreign Income as Assets and imposition of Tax Act, 2015

31 May 2015
• Gurpreet Singh became 5th Indian to get quota place in shooting for 2016 Rio Olympics
• Fourth North East Youth Festival concluded in Jorhat district of Assam
• Mohun Bagan won I-League title of football after 13 years
• Gurpreet Singh became 5th Indian to get quota place in shooting for 2016 Rio Olympics

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