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Vikas Swarup appointed as Secretary of Overseas Indian Affairs

Vikas Swarup, a 1986-batch officer of the Indian Foreign Service, has been appointed as Secretary, (consular, passport, visa and Overseas Indian affairs) in the External Affairs Ministry. His appointment will come into effect from August 1, 2019. At present, he is India’s High Commissioner to Canada. Swarup is the author of award-winning book Q&A, which ..

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London Olympics kicks off; Sushil Kumar leads Indian contingent

The London Olympics 2012 opened with a spectacular opening ceremony. Head of State Queen Elizabeth II declared the Games open amidst boisterous spectators in the capacity crowd of 80,000, signaling the launch of the biggest sporting event, which the Britain is hosting after a gap of 64 years. This is the 30th Olympics event. As ..

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A.R.Rahman & Danny Boyle to pen London Olympics song

Oscar-winning composer A. R. Rahman who is reuniting with Danny Boyle, to compose a song for London Olympics opening ceremony, will celebrate Indian influence in UK, by including a Punjabi track in it. The 46-year-old Indian musician has teamed up again with Danny Boyle, the Artistic Director of the games, for the jamboree ceremony.

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General Knowledge Today : Quick Current Affairs

1. Parmod Muthalik is Sri Ram sene Founder 2. Credence Capital is a mutual fund set up by students of IIML for fellow students. It was started with Rs. 300000 in 2007 and today has doubled its corpus. 3. Chhattisgarh Government has decided to set up ATS ( Anti terrorist Squads) to combat naxalites. 4. ..

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