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→ Celebrating Christmas festival all over the world today.
→ 10 Delhi metro stations to go fully cashless from Jan 1.
→ 3.5 MW Solar power project starts at HAL airport in Bengaluru.
→ 6-red Snooker the National title won by Pankaj Advani.
→ A resolution is passed in UNSC, demanding end to Israeli settlement building on occupied Palestinian territory.
→ Acclaimed Bengali poet Shankha Ghosh to get 2016 Jnanpith Award.
→ Akshay, Virat, Sonam, Ranveer, Alia grace the cover of Forbes.
→ Around Rs 2 lakh of insurance for tea tribes to be sponsored by Assam govt.
→ BJP‘s Parivartan Yatra to culminate in Lucknow after covering 18,000 km around UP.
→ Canada-based scientists developed 1st functional pacemaker cells made from human stem cells.
→ Chetan Ramarao: Veteran Kanada actor passes away at age 76.
→ Defence bill regards to security co-op between India and US is Signed by Obama.
→ Foundation stone has been layed for Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj memorial by PM Modi.
→ Good Governance Day being observed to mark Atal Bihari Vajpayee‘s Birthday.
→ Govt directs Amul and other cooperatives to open bank accounts for milk producers.
→ India agreed to supply additional 240 MW power to Nepal.
→ India‘s first cashless vegetable market is introduced in Dharamshala, of Himachal Pradesh.
→ Indian cricket team won U-19 Asia Cup consecutively 3rd Time.
→ Japan drags India to WTO against steps on iron, steel imports.
→ Maruti to invest Rs.2,000 cr. in R & D center.
→ NASA astronaut and Climate Scientist Mr.Piers Sellers, Dies At 61.
→ Naveen Patnaik launches Biju Sishu Surakshya Yojana to nurture orphan kids.
→ Nepal bans new Indian Rs. 500, Rs. 2,000 notes.
→ Nepal to hold military exercise with China.
→ Obama signs USD 618 bn defence bill; boosts security cooperation with India.
→ Olympics: 28 Russians face action over tampered Sochi samples.
→ Smart Anti-Airfield Weapon successfully tested by DRDO.
→ The Hijacked Airbus A320 Libyan plane got surrendered by hijackers, all passengers freed.
→ To mark 350th jayanti of Guru Govind Singh ‘Prabhat Pheri‘ to take out by Sikhs at Patna Sahib.
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