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Major News and Events of 18 January 2018

What Happened on 18 January 2018


Standard first boy stabbed by a senior in Lucknow

A student of Class first was found unconscious and bleeding in the toilet of Brightland school in Triveni Nagar area of Lucknow. Parents have been protesting against this incident outside the school. As per the reports, the student, Ritik Sharma, was attacked by a senior girl of class-6 inside the school premises. The Chief Minister of UP, Yogi Adityanath also visited the child at the hospital. 

Surface ballistic missile Agni 5 tested successfully

India successfully tested its surface-to-surface ballistic missile Agni-5 on Thursday. The strike range of the missile is over 5,000 kilometers. The missile is the most advanced of the Agni series. The missile was tested from a test range off the Odisha coast. It has new technologies implemented in terms of navigation, radar, and tracking system.




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...
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