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Major News and Events of 04 July 2017

What Happened on 04 July 2017


Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaves for Tel Aviv on historic visit to Israel

According to reports, Prime Minister Narendra Modi left for Tel Aviv, Israel, this morning on the first leg of his two-nation tour. Modi is the first Indian Prime Minister to visit Israel. The reports suggest that the Prime Minister will stay there for three days during which he will hold talks with his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu on all matters of mutual interest. A Wide-range of delegation-level talks have been planned between the two countries to enhance India-Israel ties in the areas of security, agriculture, water, energy, defence, among others.

Vice President election notification issued by Election Commission

According to reports, the process of election to the post of Vice President began with EC issuing notification for the same. Candidates can file nominations from 4 July till 18 of July. The scrutiny of nominations will be held on 19 July, and the last day for withdrawal of nominations is 21 July. Polling will be held on 5 August and counting will take place the same day. The Vice President is elected by an electoral college comprising members of both the Houses of Parliament including nominated members.




FAQs and Answers on Indian History and Geography
Which Indian state is the largest producer of bauxite?The state of Odisha is the largest producer of bauxite in India. India has abundant resources of bauxite and serves as a raw material in the production of aluminium. As per the report of the Ministry of Mines, India stood at the 7th position in… Read More...
Which Indian city is famously known as the "Manchester City of India"?The city of Ahmedabad in the Gujarat state is famously known as the "Manchester City of India". This name was given to this city by a popular textile center in the Manchester of Great Britain, adhering to the striking similarities of Ahmedabad's prospering cotton textile… Read More...
Which Indian state is the largest producer of coffee?Karnataka state is the largest producer of coffee in India. The state contributed about 70% of the total production of coffee in India during 2016-17 with 2.33 lakh MT coffee production. The main variety of coffee grown in Karnataka is Robusta, but the state also… Read More...



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