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What Happened on 24 June 2016


India can Bear Brexit Effects, Says Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

Arun Jaitley, the Finance Minister of India has mentioned that Britain's decision of leaving the European Union will not affect Indian economy as the country is prepared for it. Though India's Sensex dropped by 3.4% to 26, 022.60 points after the Brexit results came, but Mr. Jaitley said that the market fundamentals of the country are strong enough to take care of this volatility.

Anil Kumble Now the New Head Coach

Former India Captain and Leg Spinner, Anil Kumble has been appointed as the new head coach of Indian Cricket Team for a one-year deal. Though he does not have background of international or first-class coaching, but is known for being India's leading Test wicket taker who took 619 wickets in 132 games. Duncan Fletcher left his role after 2015 World Cup, and ever since then Team India has been without a head coach. However, now the position is filled.




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...
Which State is the Largest Tea producer? Assam is the largest producer of tea in India. India is one of the largest producers of tea in the world, second only to China. India recorded a total production of 1233.14 million… Read More...
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...