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World This Week: 11 April-17 April 2016

Apr 18, 2016 15:20 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 11 April to 17 April 2016. It will help you to revise and recollect the important news and events just before the exam.

11 April 2016
• G7 Foreign Ministers' meet concluded with adoption of Hiroshima Declaration
• India, Maldives signed six agreements to deepen bilateral cooperation
• Chinese researchers introduced Graphene to develop all-weather solar cell

12 April 2016
• Royal Mail of British issued set of stamps to mark 400th death anniversary of William Shakespeare
• Ex-Army Chief General JJ Singh conferred highest French civilian

13 April 2016
• Kalash, Pakistan's smallest minority, fears existential threat
• Investing in treatment for depression and anxiety leads to four-fold return: UN
• Kane Williamson named Wisden Almanack's Cricketer of the Year
• India, South Korea signed MoU for cooperation and mutual assistance in development of Ports
• Pepsi-Cola sign got historic landmark designation in New York
• Scientists discovered traces of Iron Isotopes of Supernova on Moon

14 April 2016
• Fairness for Children report released by UNICEF
• British playwright Arnold Wesker died
• Malian photographer Malick Sidibe died
• EU Parliament cleared joint system for sharing air passenger data to fight terror

15 April 2016
• Dell released list of Future Ready Economies Model; Delhi ranked 44th

16 April 2016
• WADA revoked accreditation of Moscow Anti-doping Center
• Australia won 2016 Sultan Azlan Shah Cup
• BRICS New Development Bank approved first set of loans for renewable energy

17 April 2016
• World Haemophilia Day 2016 observed globally with theme Treatment for all is the vision of all
• Nico Rosberg won 2016 Formula 1 Pirelli Chinese Grand Prix
• Sri Lanka’s veteran spinner Rangana Herath announced retirement
• Rafael Nadal defeated Gael Monfils to win Monte Carlo Masters title

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