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Major News and Events of 14 July 2016

What Happened on 14 July 2016


Jet Airways to Charge Money for Extra Cabin Bags

Jet Airways is going to charge Rupees Nine Hundred on every extra cabin bag carried by the passengers. Every passenger will be allowed to carry 10 kgs of cabin bag, depending on the type, whether the ticket is of business class or economy. This is going to be implemented from Friday.

Pooja Thakur Takes IAF to Court

Pooja Thakur, who led President Barack Obama's guard of honour at Rashtrapati Bhavan in 2015 has taken IAF to the Armed Forces Tribunal after she was denied permanent commission. The Armed Forces Tribunal has taken the matter seriously and sought response from IAF in four weeks. Thakur has been part of IAF since 2000 and is associated with the administrative department.

Sikh Man Made People Uncomfortable, Kicked out of Wimbledon Queue

A Sikh man voiced his anger on Facebook after he was asked to leave from the queue to watch Wimbledon. He called the matter an act of racism. However, a Wimbledon spokesperson mentioned that he was reportedly made others uncomfortable in the queue, thus asked to leave. Also, he was previously warned about his conduct in the queue.




FAQs and Answers on Indian History and Geography
Which State is biggest Jute producer? West Bengal is the largest producer of jute in India. India is the largest producer of jute in the world. Approximately 60 percent of the total world produce of jute is cultivated in India… Read More...
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Which State is the Largest Mica Producer? Andhra Pradesh is the largest producer of mica in India. For over hundred years, India had enjoyed monopoly in production and export of sheet mica in the world. Of late,… Read More...