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→ Amandeep Appointed Ambassador to UN Conference.
→ BCCI president Anurag Thakur part of powerful ICC sub-committee.
→ Bravo first West Indian to score a ton in Day-Night Tests.
→ Brazil hosted the Junior South American Cricket Championship.
→ Delhi govt school teachers to soon get tablets.
→ Director General (Officiating) of National Cadet Corps (NCC) Maj Gen JS Sandhu has inaugurated the Opening Ceremony of the NCC National Games 2016 in New Delhi.
→ FPIs withdraws Rs 6,000-crore from debt mkts in 2-weeks.
→ Hinduja Group flagship Ashok Leyland today launched ‘Circuit‘ the first “Made in India” electric bus.
→ India bag four medals at Tifsa World Games.
→ India, US Meeting To Discuss Trade, Investments.
→ INS Arihant commissioned into Indian Navy- Reports.
→ Irom names her party ‘People‘s Resurgence Justice Alliance’.
→ Jharkhand to introduce pension for sportspersons.
→ Minority Affairs Ministry to hold Hunar Haat at India International Trade Fair.
→ Navdeep Suri to be India‘s new envoy to UAE.
→ New sensor can detect vitamin B12 deficiency within minutes.
→ Odisha govt to roll out biometrics authentication for NFSA beneficiaries.
→ PM Modi launches hub for SC/ST entrepreneurs.
→ PM to inaugurate first National Tribal Carnival in Delhi.
→ Prime Minster Narendra Modi today inaugurated three hydropower projects of 1,752 MW capacity in Himachal Pradesh.
→ Resupply Mission to Space Station Launched.
→ Robert De Niro to be honoured with Chaplin Award by Film Society of Lincoln Center.
→ Saina Nehwal appointed member of IOC‘s Athletes‘ Commission.
→ Sanjay Singh appointed Member Secretary, Law Commission.
→ Shahid Afridi to release his autobiography in 2017.
→ VP Hamid Ansari reaches Algiers on final leg of two nation visit.
→ World Bank to provide $1 bln to Bangladesh to fight child malnutrition.
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