Page-20 of Current Affairs - December, 2014

Boxer Sarita Devi banned for a year for refusing Asian Games bronze by AIBA

The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has banned Indian boxer Sarita Devi for one year. She was banned for not accepting her bronze medal at Asian Games medal ceremony. She was also fined 1000 Swiss Franc for the act. Earlier, AIBA had suspended Sarita from all competitions. In September 2014, during Asian Games she had lost ..

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India third on black money list: GIF report

As per recently released Global Financial Integrity’s (GFI’s) 2014 Annual Global Update on Illicit Financial Flows report has placed India on third rank on black money list. Key facts of report This report estimated that nearly $94.76 billion (nearly Rs 6 lakh crore) illicit wealth outflowed in 2012 from India. In this report, Russia is ..

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Madhya Pradesh government starts e-registration of property in 5 districts

Madhya Pradesh has started the facility of e-registration of property documents in 5 districts. This e-registration aims to curb illegal registration and forgery. These five districts include Ujjain, Sehore, Tikamgarh, Balaghat and Anuppur. Under this facility, people can obtain e-stamp through internet banking or service provider. They may also obtain information about market value of ..

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Government Bans ISIS

Government of India  has banned terror group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). It was announced by the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh during the Question Hour in Lok Sabha. Government has banned ISIS under the provisions of Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967. As per Home Ministry this terrorist group is already banned by ..

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E-judiciary services begins in Nepal

Nepal’s Supreme Court (SC) has started e-judiciary services aiming to provide better court services and to ensure easy access to justice. In this regard, SC has developed three software’s to realize the goals of e-judiciary. The apex court will send SMS to its clients for three main services – registration of a case, final hearing ..

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