World This Week: 21 September-27 September 2015

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

Sep 28, 2015 18:29 IST
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World this week provided by 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 21 September to 27 September 2015. It will help you to revise and recollect the important news and events just before the exam.

21 September 2015
• India-US Ministerial Energy Dialogue 2015 held
• UN Broadband Commission released State of Broadband Report 2015
• Researchers developed SafePay prototype system to prevent mass credit card fraud
• Richie Richardson appointed to Elite Panel of ICC Match Referees
• Alexis Tsipras sworn in as PM of Greece for second time in 8 months
• Cisco’s Executive Chairman John T Chambers elected Chairman of US-India Business Council
• Rehearsal of Chang’e-5 lunar mission conducted in China
• NASSCOM’s report on Contributions of India’s Tech Industry to the US economy released
• International Day of Peace observed globally
• EU imposed anti-dumping duty on Indian water and sewage pipes for six months

22 September 2015
• Joint Statement on the First India-US Strategic and Commercial Dialogue released
• Indian Diaspora in the US launched Mission 2022
• NASA developing space shotgun as part of its Asteroid Redirect Mission
• Baseball legend Yogi Berra died
• First India-US Strategic and Commercial Dialogue held in Washington
• Indra Nooyi, Shobhana Bhartia awarded with 2015 Global Leadership Award of USIBC
• World Rhino Day observed across the world
• OECD released International Migration Outlook 2015

23 September 2015
• Michel Kafando reinstated as president of Burkina Faso
• Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Ireland

24 September 2015
• Hajj Stampede killed more than 700 people in Mecca
• UNICEF unveiled Assembly of Youth digital installation at the UN headquarters in New York
• Indian tribal woman Permila Tirkey won first discrimination-based Case in United Kingdom
• Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull announced 70 million US dollar package to fight domestic violence

25 September 2015
• Matthias Muller appointed as CEO of Volkswagen Group
• Conference on contemporary relevance of Bhagvad Gita held in United Kingdom
• China successfully launched carrier rocket Long March-11
• UNGA adopted Transforming Our World: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

26 September 2015
• Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis won Ghangzhou Open Women’s Doubles title

27 September 2015
• Former England Fast Bowler Frank Tyson Died
• World Tourism Day observed with theme One Billion Tourists, One Billion Opportunities
• Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton won 2015 Formula 1 Japanese Grand Prix title
• Nepal imposed vehicle curbs due to fuel shortage
• Qualcomm Announced Investment of 150 Million US Dollars for Indian Start-Ups
• Google Teamed up with Indian Railways to provide free Wi-Fi at 500 Stations
• Pankaj Advani retained IBSF World Billiards Championship title in time format

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