Daily Archive: Tuesday, March 21, 2017

21 Mar 2017

Branches of SBBJ, SBH, SBM, SBP and SBT to operate as branches of SBI from April 1, 2017

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in its release on 20 March 2017 said, “All branches of State Bank of Bikaner and Jaipur (SBBJ), State Bank of Hyderabad (SBH), State Bank of Mysore (SBM), State Bank of
21 Mar 2017

Pakistani President promulgates Hindu Marriage bill into law

Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain on 19 March 2017 promulgated the Hindu Marriage bill into a law. The Act seeks to protect Hindu marriages and family rights. The Hindu Marriage Act of Pakistan will regulate marriages of Hindus,
21 Mar 2017

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited expected to deliver 123 Tejas aircrafts to IAF by 2024

The Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) in the third week of March 2017 announced that it is expected to deliver 123 Tejas aircrafts to the Indian Air Force (IAF) by 2024. In order to achieve this goal, the
21 Mar 2017

Delhi High Court rules that parents can evict abusive children from their house

The Delhi High Court on 19 March 2017 passed a ruling stating that children who assault or abuse their parents while staying with them in their house can be evicted from the property. The ruling was delivered
21 Mar 2017

Justice Navanithi Prasad Singh sworn in as Kerala HC Chief Justice

Justice Navanithi Prasad Singh was on 20 March 2017 sworn in as the new Chief Justice of Kerala High Court. The Governor of Kerala Justice (retd) P Sathasivam administered the oath of office to Justice Singh at
21 Mar 2017

Union Government designated 14 Olympians as National Observers

The Union Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Vijay Goel on 20 March 2017 designated the following 14 Olympians as National Observers for 12 sports disciplines.The National Observers will assist the Government, Sports Authority of India (SAI) and
21 Mar 2017

International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination 2017 observed globally

Human RightsThe International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination was observed globally on 21 March 2017 with the theme ‘Racial profiling and incitement to hatred, including in the context of migration’. Racial and ethnic profiling is
21 Mar 2017

Norway ranked 1 in World Happiness Report, India slips to 122

Norway beat its close competitors, Denmark and Iceland to clinch the 1st place in the World Happiness Report 2017. The country was ranked fourth in 2016’s report. The top five in the list included Norway at rank
21 Mar 2017

Scientists in Netherlands develop a new, super-fast Wi-Fi network

Scientists in Netherlands have developed a new wireless technology based on infrared rays, which is reportedly 100 times faster than the existing wireless internet networks. The Wi-Fi network has been developed by researchers at the Eindhoven University
21 Mar 2017

International Day of Happiness celebrated on 20 March 2017

The International Day of Happiness was celebrated on 20 March 2017 across the world. To mark the occasion, the United Nations released the World Happiness Report 2017, which ranked 155 countries by their happiness levels. In the
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