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December 3, 2013 – International Day of People With Disability
On December 3, 2013, the World will be observing the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. The International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPwD) was established in 1992 by the United Nations General Assembly to promote awareness of disability issues and the abilities of people with disability.
National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA): The National Tiger Conservation Authority was established in December 2005 following a of India for reorganized management of Project Tiger. and the many Tiger Reserves in India.
In observance of International Volunteer Day, which will be observed on December 5, members of the U.S Embassy’s Youth Action Network and staff visited the Joshua House Orphanage to spread some Christmas cheer with approximately sixty children ages 4 to 17.
Sushma Singh to Be The Next Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) of India
‘Sushma Singh’ has been appointed as the next Chief Information Commissioner (CIC) of India succeeding Deepak Sandhu (the first female CIC) who will finish her term at the end of December this year (2013).
India's Mahesh Mangaonkar began the New Year the way he ended 2013, with title success on the PSA World Tour beating Scottish top seed Greg Lobban 9-11, 11-3, 11-4, 11-5 in the final of the Open du Gard,
BCCI To Honour Kapil Dev With Lifetime Achievement Award
Kapil Dev with Sunil Gavaskar Former Indian World Cup winning captain Kapil Dev will be conferred with the Col. C.K. Nayudu Lifetime Achievement Award announced BCCI via its twitter handle @Linda Bagley.
LUCKNOW: Giving more power to women to defend themselves and as a tribute to December 2012 ganrape victim Nirbhaya, the Indian Ordnance Factory, Kanpur, has manufactured Nirbheek, a .32 bore light weight revolver, India's first firearm designed for women.