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→ Ambedkar‘s birth anniversary to be observed as ‘Water Day‘.
→ Bengal forms anti-child trafficking panel.
→ British and Indian Navy Exercise ‘KONKAN-2016’ begin at Mumbai.
→ Chandrababu launches AP Purse mobile app to promote digital transactions.
→ Govt asks banks to install additional 10 lakh POS to promote digital transactions.
→ Haryana CM approves implementation of Rs. 50-crore National Hydrology Project.
→ HDFC Life launched two micro insurance products, JeevanSuraksha and Credit Suraksha.
→ Hindi language in the top 10 most powerful languages.
→ IISF-2016 to begin in New Delhi from today.
→ India to establish Center of Excellence in IT at Egypt.
→ India to train Vietnam’s Sukhoi fighter pilots.
→ India, Russia to hold joint naval drills.
→ ISRO launches PSLV-C36 carrying remote sensing satellite.
→ Justice JS Khehar to be next Chief Justice of India.
→ KVIC launched e-commerce platform to promote khadi: Govt.
→ NATO Foreign Ministers agrees; NATO & EU to boost their defense cooperation.
→ Noted journalist Cho Ramaswamy passes away.
→ Odisha to appoint 1000 Banking correspondents in unbanked gram panchyats.
→ RBI Authorize RXIL for 1st trade receivables exchange platform.
→ Shah Rukh Khan named Kids‘ Ikon of the Year.
→ Singapore tops global education rankings.
→ The Lifeline Express to get two more coaches for cancer treatment.
→ UGC asks universities, colleges to create awareness about cashless transactions.
→ Vijaya Bank bags SME award.
→ Vijayawada Parliamentary constituency becomes first to have health insurance for all.
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