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World This Week: 4 July-10 July 2016

Jul 11, 2016 15:35 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 4 July to 10 July 2016. It will help you to revise and recollect the important news and events just before the exam.

4 July 2016
• Acclaimed Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami dies
• NASA's Juno Spacecraft successfully enters Jupiter’s orbit

5 July 2016
• New Tarantula species named after Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez
• South African writer Lidudumalingani Mqombothi wins 2016 Caine Prize

6 July 2016
• US sanctions North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un for human rights abuses
• Russian leader Putin signs ‘Big Brother’ law
• Google acquires Paris-based startup Moodstocks

7 July 2016
• India, Mozambique sign MoUs on drug trafficking, pulse trading and sports
• Kevin Turner resigns as Chief Operating Officer of Microsoft

8 July 2016
• Eminent Pakistani philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi died
• 2nd Anti-Drug Working Group meeting of Heads of Drug Control Agencies of BRICS concluded
• India, South Africa signed four agreements

9 July 2016
• NATO Summit 2016 concluded in Warsaw
• IUCN declares Bornean Orangutan as critically endangered

10 July 2016
• 2016 Wimbledon concluded
• Portugal wins Euro 2016 football championship; defeated France 1-0
• Lewis Hamilton wins 2016 British Grand Prix
• Andy Murray won men’s singles title of 2016 Wimbledon
• Sushila Karki confirmed as Nepal's first woman Chief Justice
• India, Tanzania signed five agreements

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