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Major News and Events of 18 July 2016

What Happened on 18 July 2016

Kejriwal Visits Golden Temple to Apologise

After Aam Aadmi Party showed disrespect to one of the holiest books of Sikh Sri Guru Granth Sahib, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal paid his visit to Golden Temple and apologised for the act. He washed utensils at Golden Temple. He reached Golden Temple at 3.45 am on Monday and performed his sewa.

NGT to Ban Over 10 Year Old Diesel Vehicles in Delhi

With an effort to control the pollution level in the city, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) mentioned on Monday that the diesel vehicles which are more than 10 year old will be banned. The Regional Transport Offices in Delhi have also been directed by the NGT to de-register all the diesel vehicles which have crossed 10 years from the date of their registration. Some concerned departments will also be submitting reports to NGT, on air pollution caused by burning garbage.

FAQs and Answers on Indian History and Geography
Which is the longest National Highway in India?Previously known as National Highway 7, National Highway 44 (NH 44) is the longest-running National Highway in India. It is 3,745 km long and covers the North-South Corridor of NHDP. It starts from Srinagar in the north and ends in Kanyakumari in the south. NH-44… Read More...
Which Indian state is the largest producer of silk?Karnataka is the largest producer of silk in India. The state produces an average of around 8,200 metric tonnes of silk every year, which is about one-third of the total silk production in India. Up to November 2017, Karnataka has produced 5,962 metric tonnes of… Read More...
Which is India's poorest state? As per the National Family Health Survey 2015-16 (NFHS-4), Bihar is India's poorest state with 43 percent incidence of Multidimensional Poverty (MDP) and having more than 50% households in the bottom wealth quintile. Despite India being… Read More...

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