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What Happened on 09 February 2017


IIT Kanpur Alumni's Names in Forbes '30 under 30' List

Three alumni from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Farid Ahsan, 24, Bhanu Pratap Singh, 25 and Ankush Sachdeva, 23 have made it to Forbes '30 under 30' for 2017. Their names have been included in the list for developing a social networking application, Sharechat, which is much helpful for non-English speakers

Panneerselvam: Jayalalithaa's Poes Garden Residence to be Converted into a Museum

As per reports, executive orders have been issued by O Panneerselvam to convert former Tamil Nadu chief minister Jayalalithaa’s residence at Poes Garden into a museum.

Reports also say that his plans for removing some of the top cops by the end of the day are getting finalised.

However, all these decisions taken by Panneerselvam can be changed after the assembly floor test.




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...