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News Today: November 20, 2018

Main current events of November 20, 2018 are as follows: National Current Events Center for Science and Environment (CSE) awarded Indira Gandhi Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) was awarded with Indira Gandhi Prize for combating environmental deterioration and in influencing public policies and programmes that have benefitted social ..

Galileo global satellite navigation system of European Union

Recently, China has successfully launched its first geostationary BeiDou-3 satellite ‘G1Q’ into high orbit (about 36,000 km above the Earth) to boost its home-grown BeiDou global satellite navigation system. It was launched from the Xichang Satellite Launch Centre in the southwestern Sichuan Province. In a geostationary orbit, following the Earth’s rotation, it will view the ..

China launches 2 more satellites

China successfully launched 2 more satellites for its proposed Beidou Global Navigation and Positioning Network being built to counter the US Global Position System (GPS). With these two satellites, China has so far launched 13 satellites to form part of the Beidou system. The Beidou-2 satellites, launched from the Xichang Satellite Launch Center in the ..

News Today : January 17, 2010

Abbreviations:AICCCA: Association of Independent Consumer Credit Counseling AgenciesAPRACA: Asia Pacific Regional Agricultural Credit AssociationBCSBI : Banking Codes and Standards Boards of IndiaCALCS: Capital Adequacy, Asset Quality, Liquidity, Compliance and SystemDPSS : Department of Payment and Settlement Systems Appointments:Governor of Jharkhand: M O H FarookM O H Farook who is a Veteran Congress leader and former ..