Monthly Archives: July 2013

South Korea Enters Exclusive Global Club With Successful Satellite Launch

South Korea launched its first space rocket on January 30, 2013. With the launch of the rocket that carried a science satellite into space, the country announced its presence in the global space race, becoming the latest entrant into the … Continue reading

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China Becomes World’s 5th Biggest Arms Exporter

According to data released by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) on March 19, 2013, China has replaced the UK to become the fifth largest exporter of conventional arms. This is the first time that China has been ranked … Continue reading

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5th BRICS Sumrnit Held In South Africa

The 5th Summit of BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa) was held in Durban, South Africa on March 26-27, 2013. Brazil’s President Ms. Dilma Rousseff, Russian President Mr. Vladimir Putin, Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh, Chinese President Mr. … Continue reading

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Setting up of National Aviation University in India

The Union Cabinet today gave its approval to the proposal for setting up of a National Aviation University (NAU) in the name of Rajiv Gandhi National Aviation University at the District of Rae Bareli in the State of U.P. as … Continue reading

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Setting up of Indira Gandhi National University for Women at Raebareli, Uttar Pradesh

The Union Cabinet has approved setting up a National University for Women in Uttar Pradesh by the name of “The Indira Gandhi National University for Women”. This will be the first university of the country to be established exclusively for … Continue reading

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