The Daily Brief- 23rd January 2018


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  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the Plenary session at the World Economic Forum 2018. He is the first India PM to do so in the last 20 years.
  • 23rd January was the 121st birthday of freedom fighter Subhash Chandra Bose.
  • Odisha State government has launched Odisha –Hospital Management Information System to provide an online platform for online recording of clinical parameters of patients.
  • Puducherry’s first Post Office Passport Seva Kendra was opened at Karaikal by External Affair Minister Sushma Swaraj.
  • Andhra Pradesh and Canton of Zurich signed a sister-state agreement to promote mutual progress and development.
  • India’s longest living army veteran, retd. Major FKK Sircar passed away at the age of 101.
  • Shahrukh Khan was felicitated at the 24th Annual Crystal Awards as part of the World Economic Forum’s 48th Annual meeting.
  • Former international football player, George Weah has been sworn in as the new President of Liberia.

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