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Major News and Events of 06 July 2016

What Happened on 06 July 2016


Zakir Nayek's Hate Speech: Government may Take Action

The Indian government has hinted on taking action against the much controversial Islamic orator, Zakir Nayek for his hate speech. While delivering his lecture on Peace TV, an international Islamic channel, Nayek urged all Muslims to join terrorism. However, the action has not been disclosed yet. He is known for demeaning other religions.

PM Narendra Modi Adds 19 New Ministers to Government

On Tuesday, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi finally declared all the nineteen new ministers who have been added to the government. Senior ministers Arun Jaitley, Rajnath Singh, Sushma Swaraj and Manohar Parrikar are holding the same posts. Smriti Irani has been shifted to Textiles ministry. Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar has been given a higher pot in the cabinet rank.




FAQs and Answers on Indian History and Geography
How many states are there in India? There are 29 states and 7 union territories in India. The states have their own government while the union territories are governed by the central government. The states are namely, Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar,… Read More...
Which cities in India have the metro railway system? The Metro railway system and service are operational in 10 cities in India. These are Kolkata, Delhi, Bengaluru, Gurugram, Mumbai, Chennai, Jaipur, Kochi, Hyderabad, and Lucknow. The Kolkata Metro rail is the… Read More...
Which states in India have less population than Delhi? Delhi has a population of approximately 18.6 million people, as per the latest census. Delhi's area is much less as compared to many states and Union territories in India. But in… Read More...