26 Jun 2017

Kidambi Srikanth wins Australia Open Super Series

Kidambi Srikanth wins Australia Open Super Series. It had been a long wait but Kidambi Srikanth has managed to overcome Chen Long at last since their first meeting in 2014. The Indian shuttler defeated the World and
26 Jun 2017

Anish Bhanwala set a junior world record at World Championship

Indian shooter Anish Bhanwala won a gold medal at the ISSF Junior World Championship in the 25m Standard Pistol category, creating a junior world record. The previous record was held by Denis Koulakov, who shot a score of 574 in a
26 Jun 2017

International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking: 26 June

The 2017 International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking was observed on 26 June 2017. The day was observed with the theme Listen First – Listening to children and youth is the first step to help
26 Jun 2017

Team India create world record for most 300-plus scores in ODIs

As India set West Indies a challenging target of 311 in the second one-dayer in Port of Spain, it also set the record for the most 300-plus totals in ODIs. India’s 310 for 5 in the 43
26 Jun 2017

Manushi Chhillar from Haryana wins the title of Miss India 2017

What was a much-awaited prestige for many, has finally found its suitable bearer. Yes, the new face of India has been chosen–Miss Haryana Manushi Chhillar has been declared Miss India 2017. Days of hard work and dedication
25 Jun 2017

Haryana declared as 5th Open Defecation Free state

Haryana was on 22 June 2017 declared as the 5th Open Defecation Free (ODF) state of India under the Swachh Bharat Mission Gramin (SBM-G). On the same day itself, Uttarakhand was decalred as the 4th state to
25 Jun 2017

International Widows Day observed globally on 23 June 2017

The International Widows Day was observed globally on 23 June 2017. The day is an opportunity for action towards achieving full rights and recognition for widows, who have been living with an invisible status for too long
25 Jun 2017

Maharashtra urges employees to give a day salary for farmers’ families

The Maharashtra government on 22 June 2017 issued a notification appealing its employees to contribute a day’s salary to provide financial assistance to families of farmers in the suicide-prone regions of the state. An official notification of
25 Jun 2017

Maharashtra to launch My Plant app to create database on tree plantation

Maharashtra Forest Minister, Sudhir Mungantiwar announced on 23 June 2017 that the government plans to launch a mobile app named My Plant on 1 July 2017. The app would help in recording data regarding tree plantations in the
25 Jun 2017

Power Minister Piyush Goyal launches portal on weather information

Piyush Goyal, the Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines launched a weather portal for Power sector on 23 June 2017 that will help all the electricity distribution companies of
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