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→ 17th BIMSTEC senior officials’ meeting to be held at Kathmandu.
→ 5.6 magnitude earthquake hits North India.
→ 8 people die per day in Delhi due to air pollution - SC.
→ Alastair Cook steps down as England‘s Test team captain.
→ Andhra Pradesh - First Smart Police Station inaugurated.
→ Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal launched the Chief Minister Samagra Gramya Unnayan Yojana, CMSGUY in Guwahati.
→ Assocham recommends RBI to reduce interest rate by 75 bps.
→ Ban on American wrestling team lifted by Iran.
→ Bureau of Civil Aviation Security suspends IndiGo‘s security training centre licence.
→ Cash transaction above Rs.3 lakh will get 100% Penalty.
→ CESC wins Bikaner power distribution franchise.
→ China releases video of missile that can reach India.
→ Dalhousie Road in Central Delhi got renamed as Dara Shikoh Road.
→ Delhi-based firm to manufacture BlackBerry smartphones.
→ India Squash team wins gold at Asian Junior Squash Championships.
→ India to host FIBA Women‘s Asia Cup basketball tournament.
→ Indian Ship ‘Samudra Pavak‘ is on 4-day good will visit to Dubai.
→ IndiGo‘s security training centre licence suspended by BCAS.
→ Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das stated that state will give 2% reservation to sports persons in government jobs.
→ Joint exercise to be held between Indian Coast Guard and UAE counter parts.
→ Ministry of Railways planning to install first train route on Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
→ Nagaland cabinet to submit memorandum on exempt it Part IX A of Constitution to PM.
→ Nearly 100 US firms file opposition to immigration ban.
→ Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose‘s driver Nizamuddin dies at 116.
→ ONGC replaces ‘Rajiv Gandhi‘ name with ‘Pandit Deendayal‘ for its building.
→ Owing to personal reasons Panneerselvam resigns as Tamilnadu CM.
→ PCRA Cyclothon to be organised by PCRA to adopt fuel-free Transportation.
→ Renowned Pakistani Urdu novelist and playwright Bano Qudsia has passed away.
→ Rs.5.5 crore hospital bill for Jayalalithaa‘s 75-day treatment - State government doctor P. Balaji.
→ Snapdeal stops users‘ incentive programme amid cash crunch.
→ SoftBank‘s COO Jonathan Bullock resigns boards of Ola, Snapdeal and Housing.
→ Telangana launches India‘s first social innovation hub in Nizamabad.
→ The month of February has been celebrated as ‘Black History Month‘ in the US since 1976 to acknowledge contributions of African-Americans.
→ To conduct exams for higher, secondary education HRD ministry plans to set up NTA.
→ Uber launches taxi hiring service UberHIRE.
→ Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu released annual book ‘Bharat-2017‘ and ‘India-2017‘.
→ World‘s longest non-stop commercial flight journey completed in New Zealand.
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