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Ford Became First Automaker to Participate in Greenhouse Gas Reporting Programme in India

Jul 24, 2013
Ford Motor Company joined the Voluntary India Greenhouse Gas Reporting Programme in India on 23 July 2013 and became first automaker to do so.

Suresh Chandra Mohanty Elected as the New President of ICAI

Jul 24, 2013
The Institute of Cost Accountants of India on 23 July 2013 announced that Suresh Chandra Mohanty was elected as the new president of the body.

Neil Mills, the Chief Executive Officer of SpiceJet Quit from his Post

Jul 24, 2013
Neil Mills, the Chief Executive Officer of SpiceJet quit from his post, 18 months before the end of his contract.

21st Meeting of the Central Supervisory Board Held on PC & PNDT Act in New Delhi

Jul 24, 2013
The 21st meeting of the Central Supervisory Board (CSB) was held on 23 July 2013 in New Delhi. The meeting was held on PC & PNDT Act.

14th Meet of Home Secretaries of India and Bangladesh concluded at New Delhi

Jul 24, 2013
14th Meet of Home Secretaries of India and Bangladesh was concluded at New Delhi. It was conducted with an aim to promote and strengthen bilateral relations.

Government of Odisha announced Rice for Olive Ridley Conservation scheme for the year 2013

Jul 23, 2013
The Government of Odisha in July 2013 announced Rice for Olive Ridley Conservation (ROrC) scheme for the year 2013...

WHO asked India to Ban Pesticide that Killed Children in Bihar Mid-Day Meal

Jul 23, 2013
The United Nations Health agency, the World Health Organisation (WHO) suggested India in 2009...

SC appointed Panel Recommended an Indefinite Suspension on Genetically Modified Crops

Jul 23, 2013
A Technical Expert Committee (TEC) appointed by the Supreme Court of India...

Polluter Pay Principle on the Yamuna River: the National Green Tribunal

Jul 23, 2013
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) bench headed by Swatanter Kumar on 22 July 2013...

India and Nigeria signed agreement for Solar Power Plants

Jul 23, 2013
India and Nigeria on 22 July 2013 signed an agreement in Abuja for solar power plants.

NASA Released Images of Earth Taken by Distant Spacecraft

Jul 23, 2013
NASA in month of July 2013 has released colour and black-and-white images of Earth and the Moon, as bright guiding light.

The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton Gave Birth to a Baby Boy

Jul 23, 2013
The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton gave birth to a baby boy on 22 July 2013 at the London hospital. This is the first child of the royal couple.

IMO Secretary-General Emeritus and Padma Vibhushan Awardee, C.P. Srivastava died in Italy

Jul 23, 2013
C.P. Srivastava, who was conferred with the Padma Vibhushan in 2009 and the Padma Bhushan in 1972, died on 22 July 2013 in Genoa, Italy.

Dolphins React When Called by Their Name: Research

Jul 23, 2013
Team of researchers at the University of St Andrews in Scotland found evidence that dolphins call each other by names and also react to it.

Manjula Vijayakumar, the South Indian Actress died at the Age of 59

Jul 23, 2013
59 Years old Manjula Vijayakumar the south India yesteryear actor, died in Chennai on 23 July 2013 followed a brief illness.

India achieved a Record Production of Pulses

Jul 23, 2013
India achieved a record production of 18.45 million tonnes of pulses in the 2012-13 crop year ended June 2013.

Arvind Sharma Re-Elected as the President of Advertising Agencies Association of India

Jul 23, 2013
Arvind Sharma, the Chairman and CEO of Leo Burnett, India was re-elected as the President of Advertising Agencies Association of India.

RBI reduced Realisation Period for Exporters to Nine Months

Jul 23, 2013
The Reserve bank of India on 21 July 2013 brought down the period of realisation of goods and software to nine months from earlier 12 months.

Shane Warne, the Spin Legend Retired from All Forms of Cricket

Jul 23, 2013
Shane Warne, the spin legend retired from all forms of cricket officially, thereby ending the overall competitive cricket career.

J&K Finance Minister A.R. Rather appointed New Chairman of GST Panel

Jul 23, 2013
Abdul Rahim Rather, the Finance Minister of Jammu and Kashmir on 21 July 2013 appointed as the new Chairman of GST Panel.
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