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Vampire star caught in the act by ASTROSAT
In general, the vampire star phenomenon is observed when smaller star sucks material out of the bigger companion star, causing its eventual death. India’s first dedicated space observatory, ASTROSAT has calculated the phenomenon of a small six-billion-year-old vampire star preying on a bigger celestial body.
Government Constitutes Task Force to prepare Action Plan for Next three Olympic Games
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the constitution having eight members Task Force committee to prepare the action plan for next three Olympic Games 2020, 2024 and 2028. The team was given three months time to submit its report regarding the action plan including short, medium and long-term measures for effective participation of Indian sportspersons in the Olympic games.
SC appoints Committee of Administrators – Vinod Rai to run BCCI
The Supreme Court has appointed former Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) Vinod Rai as head of four-member Committee of Administrators to take care of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI).
Ramachandra Guha, Diana Edulji, and Vikram Limaye are also the team members.
Karnataka government to amend law for conducting kambala
The Karnataka government has decided to bring an amendment to the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act (PCA), 1960 for conducting traditional sports of Kambala and bull-cart race in the State. Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah has approved the amendments to the Act. Karnataka state Govt is going to follow the model of the Tamil Nadu government to make modifications to the PCA.
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First Edition of the North East Investors Summit Held in Shillong
Union Textiles Minister, Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani has inaugurated the first edition of the North East Investors Summit in Shillong, Meghalaya. Union Ministry of Textiles and the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) have jointly organized this North East Investors Summit 2017.
India’s First Multi-Sports Museum in Kolkata
India’s first multi-sports museum, Fanatic Sports Museum (FSM) has recently inaugurated at the Ecospace in New Town, Rajarhat, Kolkata. Sachin Tendulkar, Sourav Ganguly, Abhinav Bindra, Deepa Malik and Devendra Jhajaria have jointly inaugurated this museum. The museum spread over 6700 square feet.
Trump Bans 7 nations from Entering US on Security Issues
Recently elected American President, Donald Trump has signed an executive order to temporarily ban visas. The ban belonging to seven Muslim-majority countries. These 7 countries namely Iraq, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen.
FGII Enters Into Bancassurance Tie-Up With Bank Of Maharashtra
Future Generali India Insurance Company (FGII) has recently announced an agency tie-up with Pune-based Bank of Maharashtra. The main aim of this tie-up is to benefit the customers by providing an ease of access from a diverse range of non-life insurance products.
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