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World This Week: 10 August-16 August 2015

World this week provided by Jagranjosh.com is prepared with an intention help the aspirants and students of various competitive exams.

Aug 17, 2015 17:06 IST

World this week provided by Jagranjosh.com is prepared with an intention help the aspirants and students of various competitive exams. This segment provides almost all important events that have happened in World in the week 10 August to 16 August 2015. It will help you to revise and recollect the important news and events just before the exam.

10 August 2015

• Google launched its parent company Alphabet Inc
• World Bio-Fuel Day observed globally on 10 August

11 August 2015
• 2015 United States-India Cyber Dialogue held in Washington, DC

12 August 2015
• China, Pakistan signed deals worth 1.6 billion US dollars to implement CPEC
• Libyan PM Abdullah al-Thani resigned hours after peace talks restarted

13 August 2015
• India, Bangladesh signed MoU to tackle the menace of fake Indian currency notes
• India, Slovak Republic signed MoU for technical cooperation in Railway Sector
• Indian Men's Hockey team won European series against Spain 2-1

14 August 2015

• NASA spacecraft LADEE (Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer) confirmed the presence of Neon gas in Moon’s atmosphere

15 August 2015
• Abhishek Verma clinched gold for India at Archery World Cup

16 August 2015
• Andy Murray won Rogers Cup Masters tournament
• Aditi Chauhan became India's first woman to play in English league football
• World Badminton Championship: Saina became 1st Indian shuttler to win silver medal