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1-US President Donald Trump has denounced the ‘repressive regimes’ of Cuba, Venezuela, Iran and North Korea.
2-Rajasthan’s historic capital city Jaipur is now emerging as a cosmopolitan hub, sets global trends with world-class events.
3-The International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach has participated in the Olympic torch relay ahead of the opening ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in PyeongChang, South Korea.
4-Facebook is likely to come out with a feature that lets users register a negative reaction to comments on the social network platform. It is not the dislike button.
5- Narendra Modi has left on a first-ever Indian prime ministerial visit to Palestine. It is a four-day official trip that will take PM Modi to Jordan as well as the UAE and Oman in the Gulf.
6-The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has welcomed the verdict of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to dismiss the application filed by 47 Russian athletes.
7-Nest co-founder Matt Rogers has announced his exit from Google.
8- A study conducted on macaques has revealed that the Ebola virus has the potential to infect reproductive organs of humans.
9-Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked his party MPs to hold ‘lunch pe charcha’ to spread the good points of the Union Budget 2018-19 after the ‘chai pe charcha’ campaign was made during the 2014 Lok Sabha polls.
10-Qatar-headquartered Doha Bank has relocated one of its Mumbai branches to Chennai.
11- As part of a government campaign, Chinese authorities have removed 279,000 violent or sexual cartoons from the Internet.
12- Bollywood Actor Anil Kapoor has appealed citizens to segregate dry and wet garbage at home for better garbage management.
13-Pepsico chairman Indra Nooyi has been named the first independent female director of the International Cricket Council ICC).
14- According to NITI Aayog, UP, J&K, Jharkhand states have emerged as the fastest improving states on health.
15-Tech giant Google has rewarded $3 mn to security researchers in 2017.
16-Kerala emerged on top followed by Punjab and Tamil Nadu on health indicators as per NITI Aayog’s Health Index Rankings. Uttar Pradesh has ranked at the bottom among 21 large states.
17- Switzerland’s Jenny Perret and Martin Rios set a new Olympic record for curling at the PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games.
18-The Delhi government has initiated to provide health cards to all the city’s residents for free medical services.
19-ISS– International Space Station
20-The Indian Army has gifted a vintage T-55 tank to the students of Mohammad Ali Jauhar University in Uttar Pradesh’s Rampur.
21-Former Prime Minister Khaleda Zia‘s exiled son Tarique Rahman named Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) chief.
22-The Delhi government to register Sikh weddings under Anand Marriages Rules.
23-The PyeongChang Olympic Stadium ushered in the 23rd Winter Games.
24-Noted Odia litterateur and Sahitya Akademi Award recipient Chandrasekhar Rath has passed away.
25-The 24th Casablanca International Book Fair has kicked off in Morocco.
26-Reliance Industries (RIL) won Golden Peacock Award 2017 for corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives.
27-The three-day plenary of All India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) has begun in Hyderabad.
28-The first part of Parliaments Budget session has concluded on Friday and it will reconvene on March 5.
29-The Madras High Court has banned people from carrying mobile phones to Madurai’s famous Meenakshi Amman temple.
30- Three-time Grand Slam champion Stan Wawrinka clinched his second win of 2018 defeating Martin Klizan to reach the Sofia ATP quarter-finals.
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