? Jaipur “The Pink City” has been certified by the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) as the World Heritage site.
? Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced that the government is targeting defence export of 5 billion dollars in the next five years.
? Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry has organized the “Central Asia Business Council” in New Delhi.
? The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind has presented the International Gandhi Awards for Leprosy for the year 2019 to Dr N.S. Dharmashaktu.
? As per World Steel Association data, India has become the second-largest steel producer of crude steel by replacing Japan.
? The Academy Award winning Hollywood Actor, producer and director Kirk Douglas passed away. He gave some intense performances in films like Spartacus and Paths of Glory.
? To ensure the home delivery of the government services, Karnataka Government has launched a scheme “Janasevaka“.
? The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will conduct the “Financial Literacy Week 2020” from February 10 to February 14, 2020.
? China is ranked 1st among the largest steel producers of crude steel as per World Steel Association data.
? Romania’s pro-European government collapsed in a parliamentary no-confidence vote after only three months in office. Klaus Iohannis is the present president of Romania.
? Indian Oil Corp (IOC) has signed 1st term contract with Russian Rosneft to import 2 Million Metric Tonnes of Urals grade crude oil to India for the year 2020.
? World Health Organisation has called for 675 million US dollars in donations for a plan to fight against the novel coronavirus.
? American singer Katy Perry has become the ambassador of new British Asian Trust’s Children’s Protection Fund for India recently unveiled by Britain’s Prince Charles.
? Jindal South West (JSW) Steel has appointed Indian cricketer Rishabh Pant as its brand ambassador.
? Hockey India and Sports Authority of India (SAI) has announced the plan of establishing the High Performance Hockey Centres.