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  • Portugal wins 2016 UEFA European football championship

    Monday, Jul 11, 2016

    Portugal wins 2016 UEFA European football championship

    Portugal won the UEFA European football championship  for the first time, following a 1–0 victory after extra time over the host team, France, in the fin

  • Pakistan's celebrated humanitarian Abdul Sattar Edhi passes away

    Monday, Jul 11, 2016

    Pakistan's celebrated humanitarian Abdul Sattar Edhi passes away

    Prominent Pakistani philanthropist, social activist, humanitarian and ascetic Abdul Sattar Edhi who dedicated his life to humanity and social services passed aw

  • Kerala imposes 14.5% 'fat tax' on junk food

    Saturday, Jul 09, 2016

    Kerala imposes 14.5% 'fat tax' on junk food

    The Kerala government, headed by Pinarayi Vijayan  has introduced a “fat tax” of 14.5% on foods like burgers, pizzas and doughnuts along with other jun

  • 231 Namami Gange projects worth Rs 1500 Cr launched

    Friday, Jul 08, 2016

    231 Namami Gange projects worth Rs 1500 Cr launched

    Giving a major boost to Namami Gange Programme Union Minister of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Uma Bharti has launched 231 proj

  •  Astronomers discover HD 131399Ab, planet with three suns

    Friday, Jul 08, 2016

    Astronomers discover HD 131399Ab, planet with three suns

    A team of international astronomers for the first time have spotted a gaseous planet with three suns and a mass four times that of Jupiter and located 320 light

  • 19 new Ministers in Modi Cabinet

    Tuesday, Jul 05, 2016

    19 new Ministers in Modi Cabinet

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi expanded his Council of Ministers for the second time since 2014. Nineteen new Ministers of State (MoS) were inducted in the Union&

  • NASA extends New Horizons mission

    Tuesday, Jul 05, 2016

    NASA extends New Horizons mission

    NASA’s New Horizons, having made flybys of Jupiter in 2007 and Pluto in 2015, has got approval from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) &

  • Nasa's Juno spacecraft creates history by entering Jupiter's orbit

    Tuesday, Jul 05, 2016

    Nasa's Juno spacecraft creates history by entering Jupiter's orbit

    NASA's $1.1 billion unmanned Juno spacecraft successfully slipped into orbit around Jupiter on a mission to study Jupiter's composition, gravity field, magnetic

  • First squadron of LCA Tejas inducted into Indian Air Force

    Monday, Jul 04, 2016

    First squadron of LCA Tejas inducted into Indian Air Force

    Tejas, India's first indigenous Light Combat Aircraft (LCA),  was inducted into Indian Air Force (IAF) at a ceremony in Bengaluru. The aircraft developed b

  • World's largest international maritime exercise kicks off in Hawaii, California

    Monday, Jul 04, 2016

    World's largest international maritime exercise kicks off in Hawaii, California

    RIMPAC (Rim of the Pacific) 2016, the world's largest international maritime warfare exercise has began in Pacific Ocean at Hawaii, United States. RIMPAC 2016 w


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