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NASA May Send Robotic Spacecraft To Sun In 2018

The America’s National Aeronautics and space Administration (NASA) plans to send its first robotic spacecraft to the Sun in 2018. The “Solar Probe Plus Mission”, which is going to be NASA’s first spacecraft to the sun, is expected to get within 6 million kilometers of the sun to probe its …

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Former Union Minister P.Shiv Shankar Passes Away

Former Union Minister P.Shiv Shankar Passed away in Hyderabad on February 27, 2017. He was 89. He represented the congress as Rajya Sabha member from Gujarat from 1985 to 1993. He has served as External Affairs and Human Resource Development Minister. He has also served as Law Minister in the …

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2017 Mobile World Congress (MWC) Begins In Barcelona

The 2017 Mobile World Congress (MWC) began in Mobile World Capital Barcelona on February 27, 2017 and will conclude March 2, 2017. Some of the leading industry participating in the event includes Blackberry, Motorola, Google, Nokia, Sony, Samsung, Huawei, LG, ZTE and HTC among others. And also participate prominent executives …

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National Science Day 28th February

The Science day is celebrated to honour the Nobel laureate- Sir C.V. Raman for his invention of the Raman Effect on 28th February 1928. For this he got Nobel Prize in Physics in the year 1930. Various activities are organized on the day, like debates, quiz competitions, exhibitions and so …

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27 February 2017 Current Affairs Quiz

(1) Name the movie, which has received the most nominations with a record-tying fourteen in Oscar Awards? A) LaLa Land B) Moonlight C) Fences D) None (2) Name world’s largest annual food event which was held at Dubai World Trade Center, recently? A) Arabex B) Gulfood C) Halal Expo D) …

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27 February 2017 Current Affairs

27 February 2017 Current Affairs Oscar Awards 2017 Lala Land won maximum awards The 89th Academy Awards, popularly called Oscar Awards, were conferred on 27 February 2017 as per the Indian Time. The Award ceremony was held at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. Los Angel Comedian Jimmy Kimmel hosted the …

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Saina Nehwal To Represent Olympic Committee In BWF

Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal, who was appointed a member of the International Olympic committee’s Athletes. Commission in 2016. Now she would to representing Olympic Committee’s panel in the Badminton World Federation (BWF). Currently, ranked world number 10 in BWF rankings, Saina is aiming to won in the All England Championship …

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Gulfood 2017 Event In Dubai

The World’s largest annual food event, Gulfood 2017 was officially inaugurated by the Deputy Ruler of Dubai and UAE Minister of Finance, Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoums at the Dubai World Trade Center (DWTC) on 26 February 2017. The five-day exhibition, which will continue till 2 March, 2017, is …

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26 February 2017 Current Affairs

26 February 2017 Current Affairs Mumbai Named Richest Indian city with Total Wealth $ 820bn According to the New World Wealth report released on February 21, 2017, Mumbai. The financial capital of India has been named as the Richest Indian City with a total wealth of $820 billion. The South …

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26 February 2017 Current Affairs Quiz

(1) State the present Wealth of Mumbai, according South Africa based market research group? A) $ 820 billion B) $ 450 billion C) $320 billion D) None (2) Name the state, which has become 2nd largest crude oil producer in India? A) Rajasthan B) Mumbai C) Andhra Pradesh D) Telangana …

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Oscar Awards 2017 Lala Land Won Maximum Awards

The 89th Academy Awards, popularly called Oscar Awards, were conferred on 27 February 2017 as per the Indian Time. The Award ceremony was held at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. Los Angel Comedian Jimmy Kimmel hosted the awards ceremony. The nominees for the 89th Oscar Awards were announced on 24 …

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Vasundhara Raje Inaugurates Medical Project RAHAT

Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje recently inaugurated a medical project Rajasthan Heart Attack Treatment Programme (RAHAT). The programme is a ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI), a very serious type of heart attack, management telemedicines platform that captures and transmits patient’s EKG along with clinical history from remote geographical locations to heart …

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25 February 2017 Current Affairs Quiz

(1) Name the Indian Woman shooter, who has bagged Bronze Medal in ISSF World Cup, recently? A) Pooja Ghatkar B) Suma Shirur C) Annu Raj Singh D) Shreyasi Singh (2) Name the person, who was won EY entrepreneur of the year 2016 award? A) Vivek Chaand Sehgal B) Nandan Nilekani …

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India Clears A Mega Missile Deal With Israel

A Rs.17,000 crore deal has been cleared by the government for jointly developing with Israel a Medium Range Surface-to-Air Missile (MR-SAM) for the army, reflecting India’s fast growing defence ties with the Jewish country. The project will be implemented by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and Israel Aircraft …

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25 February 2017 Current Affairs

25 February 2017 Current Affairs ISSF World Cup Pooja Ghatkar gets Bronze Indian Shooter Pooja Ghatkar made the country proud on 24 February as she clinched the bronze medal in the women’s 10 mt Air Rifle event in New Delhi at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup. The …

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Abhijit Sarkar Appointed Vice President Of AHF

Malaysia headquartered Asian Hockey Federation (AHF) has appointed Abhijit Sarkars as Vice President and also the Chief of AHF commercial and TV Committee. He led the group in promoting various sports in India by sponsoring both the Indian National Cricket Teams as well as Indian Hockey Team. Sarkar has served …

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Shilpa Shetty As Swachh Bharat Brand Ambassador

Indian Film actress, producer, former model Shilpa Shetty appointed as the Brand Ambassador for cleanliness initiative Swachh Bharat Mission by the Central Govt, It was announced by Director of Swachh Bharat Mission and Urban Development Ministry Joint Secretary Praveen Prakash. Swachh Bharat Mission’s aim is to make India open defecation …

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