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→ Actor Akshay Kumar has made it to the fourth position on the Forbes magazine’s Worlds Highest-Paid Actors Of 2019 list.
→ Army Welfare Housing Organization (AWHO) and Tata Realty & Housing have signed a MoU on 22 August 2019.
→ Big Billion Startup, a book on Flipkart will be (Pan Macmillan India), releasing in October 2019.
→ Dabur India’s arm Dabur International has acquired management control of Excel Investments in UAE effective August 20, 2019.
→ Discovery India and World Wildlife Fund (WWF) India have partnered with the Forest Directorate, the government of West Bengal and local communities to preserve Sundarbans.
→ India and France signed an agreement on behalf of ISRO and National Centre for Space Studies (CNES) for the establishment of a ‘joint maritime domain awareness mission.
→ Iran has unveiled new missile defence system “Bavar-373”.
→ Minister of New and Renewable Energy R K Singh approved a proposal to declare ocean energy as Renewable Energy.
→ NITI Aayog has released the Round of Composite Water Management Index (CWMI 2.0) in New Delhi.
→ PM Narendra Modi is set to launch Fit India Movement.
→ Prime Global Cities Index of London based consultancy Knight Frank ranked Delhi as the 10th fastest growing prime market globally.
→ Rajasthan’s free medicine scheme secured the highest position with first ranking issued by the National Health Mission (NHM) among the sixteen states of the country.
→ Russia launched an unmanned rocket carrying a life-size humanoid robot named Fedor, (Final Experimental Demonstration Object Research).
→ Sabka Vishwas-Legacy Dispute Resolution Scheme 2019 to be effective from 1 September
→ Suparna Singh, interim CEO of NDTV has resigned with immediate effect.
→ The Health Ministry has notified the new warnings on “Tobacco packs”.
→ Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari launched New website of the Ministry of Road Transports and Highways in Delhi.
→ Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) 5th stand-alone Aadhaar Seva Kendra has become operational at Hisar in Haryana.
→ Women and Child Development Minister distributed the Poshan Abhiyan Awards for 2018-19 in different categories in New Delhi.
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