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Current Affairs – 8th January 2017

International Current Affairs Russia has directed Google and Apple to remove LinkedIn from the local Android and iOS App stores. The directive comes weeks after a Russian court blocked the networking platform for disregarding a rule which requires companies to store Russian citizens’…

Current Affairs – 7th January 2017

International Current Affairs Israel today announced a $6mn (around ₹40.9 crore) cut in its annual dues to the United Nations. The move is in protest against recent UN vote condemning Israeli settlements in occupied Palestinian territories. Pakistan‘s Punjab province has launched a smartphone application for…

Current Affairs – 5th January 2017

International Current Affairs Indonesia has suspended all military cooperation for an undisclosed time with Australia for “technical reasons”. This comes after Indonesia found material insulting Indonesia’s founding principles of ‘Pancasila’ at an Australian training base. MOUs & Agreements The Union Cabinet has approved…