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Mental Healthcare Act 2017

• The Health Ministry has notified the Mental Healthcare Act 2017, which was passed almost a year ago in the parliament. • Some of the new legislation’s provisions are banning of electric shock therapy for children with mental illness. In…

First World Bicycle Day on June 3, 2018

• June 3, 2018, is the first official World Bicycle Day to encourage a simple affordable, reliable, clean and environmentally fit sustainable means of transportation. • A bicycle serves as a tool for development and as a means not just…

One liners – 25 May

• International Missing Children’s Day – 25 May  • Surya Kiran – XIII, the 13th edition of India-Nepal joint military exercise, will be held at Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand during 30 May to 12 June • UK’s Prince William, will visit Israel…

OIC Countries to Enter Russian Market

• Russia has come in support of Organization of Islamic Cooperation countries (OIC) in their effort to enter the Russian market. ==> Background • Russia’s trade turnover with OIC countries stands at about $75 billion, with exports accounting for about…