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→ Andhra Pradesh Tops in Industrial Investments.
→ Bhubaneswar to host 2-day national conference on labour.
→ Federal Bank launches Federal Skill Academy at Coimbatore.
→ First Indian music and dance festival aimed to showcase the country‘s rich and diverse culture was kicked off in Sydney.
→ Former IAS officer Alka Sirohi has been appointed as chairman of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC), in place of Deepak Gupta.
→ Google, Microsoft to block Indian gender-selection ads.
→ Govt to set INR 4000 cr overhaul of 80 check posts for GST.
→ Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar accorded the district status to Dadri, which is the biggest sub-division in Bhiwani district of the state. With this, the number of districts in the state will rise to 22.
→ Haryana to be developed as capital of Ayurveda.
→ ICICI Prudential Life Insurance‘s Initial Public Offering (IPO).
→ India ranked world’s top exporter of information, communication technology.
→ Indian-origin Ravi Reddy appointed as Head of International Society for Blood Transfusion.
→ M.Leelavathi bags Mohanan Suvarna Mudra award.
→ Nadia Murad Basee Taha Appointed UN Ambassador.
→ Nico Rosberg wins 2016 Singapore Grand Prix.
→ The 15th Rio 2016 Paralympics Games 2016 (7-18 September) is over now and this time we have witnessed some of the world record-breaking performances by the athletes.
→ To promote the Swachh Bharat Mission and encourage people to use clean toilets, Ludhiana administration has started the “Selfie with my Shauchalya” campaign.
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