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India This Week: 3 February-9 February 2014

Feb 10, 2014 09:59 IST

Section India this week available on jagranjosh.com helps the candidate of competitive exams like UPSC, SSC, Banking, MBA and others to revise the headlines of the week at a glance. This revision helps them to memorize the latest events that may be asked in any of the competitive exams.

3 February 2014
• Union Ministry of Culture launched National Mission on Libraries
• Committee to deal on False Advertisement set up by CCPC
• Ministry issued norms for Khel Ratna, Dronacharya and Dhyan Chand Awards
• Scottish Parliament approved the Same Sex Marriage Bill

4 February 2014
• CCEA approved implementation of National Mission Agricultural Extension and Technology
• Union Ministry of Communications and Information Technology launched National Cloud

5 February 2014

• 9.7 crore new voters added in the electoral rolls during 2009-14 period
• India’s Visa-on-arrival facility extended for tourists of 180 nations, except eight
• CCEA approved 5 Port projects worth 17630 crore Rupees

6 February 2014
• CCEA approved creation of National Programme on Prevention and Management of Burn Injuries
• Union Government hiked FRP of Sugarcane by 10 rupees per quintal for 2014-15
• Arunima Sinha awarded Amazing Indian Award
• Vishwanath Tripathi selected for the Vyas Samman 2013
• Revisit Aircraft Act 1934 to bring out comprehensive bill: Parliamentary panel

7 February 2014
• Implement recommendations of Majithia Wage Board: SC
• Cabinet approved Amendment to Rights of Persons with Disabilities Bill 2014
• RBI released draft Report on Enabling PKI in Payment System Applications
• Abhinav Bindra won second gold medal in Inter Shoot Tri series Shooting
• 15 birds of India in the IUCN Critically Endangered Red List of Birds
• Ban on burning tyres in Public Places: National Green Tribunal
• DRDO is developing Unmanned Arial Vehicles for CRPF to track down Maoists

8 February 2014
• India’s Economy to grow by 4.9 percent in 2013-14: CSO
• Bindra became 1st person to win three gold medals in Tri-series shooting

9 February 2014
• Banks declared 2 day Strike against proposed bank reforms and demands wage hike
• Sikkim became first state to achieve 100 percent sanitation coverage
• Union Government made it mandatory to install GPS devices in public transport
• NABARD under RIDF has sanctioned loans worth over 19100 crore rupees
• Justice Mudgal committee submitted its report on IPL spot fixing scandal
• Mumbai International Film Festival 2014
• Ranjit Bhatia, Olympian distance runner died

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