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1- The Greek parliament has ratified the 2018 state budget.
2- Facebook has launched new facial recognition features to help people better manage their identity.
3-India has appreciated the US giving strategic importance to bilateral ties.
4- An endangered Asian giant softshell turtle species was spotted in Cambodia.
5-HDFC Bank’s Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based chatbot ‘Eva’ will work with Google Assistant.
6-Union Minister Krishna Raj was hospitalized after she fell ill during a party meeting in Parliament.
7- Facebook has introduced new tools that will prevent unwanted friend requests and messages from reaching you.
8-New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has participated in the Secret Santa. It is a scheme where strangers send each other gifts in the post.
9-From February 15, Google will introduce a built-in ad blocker in the Chrome browser to prevent annoying advertisements.
10- Former Indian Air Force chief S.P. Tyagi has appeared before a court in New Delhi pertaining to the multi-million dollar AgustaWestland VVIP helicopter deal case.
11- Motorola India has opened its first ‘Moto Hub’ in Hyderabad. This is done in partnership with mobile retail chain BigC and mobile store chain Lot Mobiles.
12-India has dropped to the fifth most vacation deprived country this year after South Korea, Malaysia, Hong Kong and France.
13- India’s National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) and China’s Dalian city to promote investment in IT sector.
14-Mahan Air, Iran’s private carrier, has proposed to launch flights connecting Hyderabad to Tehran and Mashhad.
15- GIPC- Global Intellectual Property Center.
16- Austrian Ambassador to India Brigitte Öppinger-Walchshofer said that India and Austria are equally and differently beautiful.
17- New Zealand has defeated the West Indies by five wickets in the first One-Day International (ODI) match in Whangarei (New Zealand).
18-Women’s 200 meters World champion Dafne Schippers and cyclist Tom Dumoulin have claimed Dutch Sportswoman and Sportsman of the Year 2017.
19- A court in Delhi has awarded life imprisonment to former TV producer/host Suhaib Ilyasi for murdering his wife in 2000.
20- International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) will organize an 11-day Gita Mela at its spiritual hub in Mayapur in West Bengal’s Nadia district.
21- The Lucknow Frontier of the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) has celebrated its 54th Foundation Day. SSB mans the porous India-Nepal border.
22-The Union Cabinet has approved an extension until April 2, 2018, for a commission set up to examine sub-categorization of Other Backward Classes (OBCs).
23-The Union Cabinet has approved to set up the first-ever National Rail and Transport University in Vadodara in Gujarat.
24-Justice Umesh Dattatraya Salvi has been appointed an acting chairperson of NGT.
25-Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games Committee has appointed Etienne Thobois as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Organizing Committee to be launched early in 2018.
26- Virat Kohli has replaced Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan as Indias top-ranking celebrity brand.
27-The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has placed Bank of India under prompt corrective action(PCA) framework.
28-Sri Lanka announced banning of begging in Colombo.
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