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Qingdao Declaration

2018-06-28

On June 10, 2018, the 18th SCO Summit urged implementation of Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action on the Iranian nuclear programmethrough joint statement was issued at the end of 18th Meeting of the Council of Heads of Member States of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization.

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The Issue With Uranium Contamination

2018-06-28

A recent study, has found over 30 micrograms per litre (mcg/l) of the heavy metal in parts of north-western, southern and south-eastern India. These reports of widespread uranium contamination in groundwater across India which demands an urgent response.

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Indian Pharmacopeia Commission

2018-06-28

IP prescribes standards for identity, purity and strength of drugs essentially required from health care perspective of human beings and animals.

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Operation Nistaar

2018-06-28

The Indians were stranded in Socotra island after a cyclone hit the area and INS had evacuated them in an operation christened “Nistar”.

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Dam Rehabilitation & Improvement Project (DRIP)

2018-06-28

The Expenditure Finance Committee (EFC) of the Union Government has revised cost and deadline of World Bank funded Dam Rehabilitation & Improvement Project (DRIP) to Rs.3466 Crore till June 2020. Presently, India ranks third globally with 5254 large dams in operation and about 447 are under construction.

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Caste Census And the Approaching 2021 Census

2018-06-26

This is very similar to the technique through which occupational and industrial classification systems are created.

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