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Major News and Events of 16 June 2016

What Happened on 16 June 2016


PM to Open 2-Day Tax Administrator's Meet

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is going to inaugurate a two-day annual conclave which will be attended by senior tax administrators of Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) & Central Board of Excise & Customs (CBEC). Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will also conduct a session during the  conference that will deliberate on issues related to services to taxpayers and better implementation of fiscal laws and government policies, including those on curbing black money generation and circulation. 

Union Cabinet Clears Civil Aviation Policy

In what may give a major thrust to India's ailing civil aviation industry, the central government has cleared the country's much-needed first National Civil Aviation Policy. The policy will pave the way for start-up airlines to fly abroad, enhance air connectivity and also open up the skies for European and SAARC countries.




FAQs and Answers on Indian History and Geography
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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...