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1- United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has urged the world to come together in 2018 to tackle challenges.
2- The part draft of National Register of Citizens (NRC) has been published by the Assam government. It included the names of 1.9 crore people of total 3.29 crore people in the state.
3-Industry body CII wanted that Commodities Transaction Tax (CTT) on agricultural produce should be abolished to protect farmers income.
4- 5,000 employees at the Kerala State Secretariat at Thiruvananthapuram will have to compulsorily record their biometric attendance.
5- North Korean leader Kim Jong-un said that his country will send a delegation of athletes to the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea’s PyeongChang.
6- Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has introduced the Value Added Tax (VAT) for the first time.
7- Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) chairperson is Prasoon Joshi.
8- The former US President Barack Obama‘s annual New year playlist included artists like Harry Styles, DJ Khaled, Camila Cabello, Kendrick Lamar.
9- Bandhan Bank has filed a Draft Red Herring Prospectus (DRHP) with the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) for its proposed initial public offering (IPO).
10- The Uruguayan national anthem has been rated third best in the world followed by Russia(2nd) and South Africa.
11-Star Sports will be the broadcast and production partner for its flagship initiative Khelo India School Games until 2022.
12- Prime Minister Narendra Modi has urged the country’s scientists to share their experiences with fellow scientists of other institutions and national laboratories.
13-Vidarbha won the maiden Ranji Trophy cricket title defeating Delhi by nine wickets at the Holkar Stadium in Indore.
14-GAIL India (GAIL) has commissioned the country’s second-biggest rooftop solar power plant in Uttar Pradesh.
15-Australian all-rounder Mitchell Marsh has selected Test cricket over Indian Premier League (IPL).
16-The first New Year baby girl born in 2018 would get free education up to the degree level in Bengaluru.
17-Vijay Gokhale named the new Foreign Secretary to replace S. Jaishankar who retires this month.
18-Maria Sharapova and Simona Halep have opened the 2018 season winning at the Shenzhen Open.
19-Superstar Rajinikanth has launched a website and an app inviting people to bring about a political change in Tamil Nadu.
20-Telangana has become the first state in the country to supply free 24-hour electricity to the agriculture sector.
21-The 11 Gorkha Rifles Regimental Centre (11 GRRC) has celebrated its 71st Raising Day at the Lucknow Cantonment.
22-Google has developed a text-to-speech artificial intelligence (AI) system. It will confuse people with its human-like articulation.
23-Rajasthan Independent MLA Rajkumar Sharma has resigned protesting ‘poor handling’ of doctors’ strike.
24-The Trinamool Congress has celebrated its Foundation Day as the party turned 20.
25-Bangladesh batsman Sabbir Rahman has been suspended.
26-Russia enters final stretch to hosting historic 2018 FIFA World Cup.
27-Salil S. Parekh has joined Infosys as new CEO.
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