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World This Week: 6 March-12 March 2017

Mar 13, 2017 12:05 IST

World this week 6 March to 12 March 2017 provided by Jagranjosh.com is prepared with an intention help the aspirants and students of various competitive exams. The segment provides most important events that happened in the week. It will help you to revise and recollect the important news and events just before the exam.

6 March 2017
• Pablo Cuevas wins 2017 Brasil Open
• Trump revises travel ban, Iraq excluded from the list

7 March 2017
• North Korea temporarily bans Malaysians from leaving the country
• Leaders' Summit in Commemoration of 20th Anniversary of IORA concluded in Jakarta
• Indo-Nepal joint military exercise Surya Kiran XI commences
• EU launched fifth satellite of Copernicus observation program
• Brexit Bill: House of Lords votes to give Parliament a final say
• Harm Ohlmeyer appointed as Chief Financial Officer of Adidas

8 March 2017
• UNSC met to discuss N Korea’s ballistic missile launch
• China overtakes euro zone as world’s biggest bank system
• Australian service marks the third anniversary of MH370 tragedy
• International Women's Day 2017 observed across the world
• Indian women hockey team beat Belarus to clinch five-match test series
• Cultural festival 'India by the Nile' starts in Egypt

9 March 2017
• Donald Tusk re-elected as President of European Council
• India, Belgium signed Protocol amending Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement and Protocol
• Commonwealth trade meet begins in the UK
• World Kidney Day 2017 observed with theme Kidney Disease and Obesity
• Pakistan State Sponsor of Terrorism Act introduced in House of Representatives  

10 March 2017
• South Korean President Park Geun-hye removed from office
• Pakistan State Sponsor of Terrorism Act introduced in US House of Representatives

11 March 2017
• Researchers find evidence confirming existence of Ostrich in ancient India
• Natural swings partly responsible for Arctic sea ice loss: Study

12 March 2017
• Japan to send its largest warship to South China Sea in its biggest show of military power
• Lee Chong Wei wins All England Open Men's Singles title
• Sri Lanka seeks two-year extension from UNHRC to deliver war probe

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