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China Starts World's Biggest Floating Solar Project

A unit of China Three Gorges Corp. is building a 1 billion yuan ($151 million) floating solar power plant, the world’s biggest, in the nation’s eastern province of Anhui. China Three Gorges New Energy Co. started building the 150-megawatt project in July and part of the plant was connected to the grid.

Diddy Tops the List of 2017's Highest-Paid Musicians: Forbes

Musician Diddy was on the top of Forbes’ annual world’s highest-paid musician list shows. He is on top despite not releasing any album in 2017.

Russia-India-China Foreign Ministers Meet Begins in Delhi

Foreign Ministers of Russia, India, and China (RIC) are holding a trilateral meeting in New Delhi. The meeting is expected to review global and regional issues of mutual interest as well as discuss trilateral exchanges and activities.

Union Health Minister J P Nadda launches new initiatives on Universal Health Coverage Day

Union Health Minister JP Nadda launched new initiatives including Laqshya-A Labour Room Quality Improvement Initiative and safe delivery application at a function in New Delhi on the occasion of Universal Health Coverage Day.

Rahul Gandhi Elected Indian National Congress President

The Indian National Congress announced that Rahul Gandhi has been elected as its new President, taking over from his mother Sonia Gandhi. Rahul was declared the party President after no other candidate filed a nomination to contest the presidential elections.

Saudi Arabia announces lifting of ban on movie theatres after 35 years

Saudi Arabia will have its first public cinemas in more than 35 years after the government announced the lifting of the ban on movie theatres. Minister of Culture and Information Awwad bin Saleh Alawwad in a statement said that opening cinemas will act as a catalyst for economic growth and diversification. The government statement said that the licensing process for cinema operators will start within 90 days and the films will be subject to censorship according to media policy standards of the kingdom.

Sri Lanka beat India by 7 wickets in Dharamsala ODI

Sri Lanka defeated India by seven wickets in the first ODI of the three-match series at Dharamsala. After bundling out the hosts for a paltry 112 in 38.2 overs, the visitors overhauled the target of 113, by making 114 for 3 in 20.4 overs. Opener Upul Tharanga was the top scorer with 49.

India beat Germany to win bronze in Hockey World League

India won the Bronze medal in the Hockey World League Final tournament. In the third-place playoff match at Bhubaneswar, they beat Germany 2-1. SV Sunil and Harmenpreet Singh scored for India, while Mark Appel scored for Germany. In the pool stage, India had lost to Germany.

Shah Rukh Khan named top Indian actor of 2017 by IMDb

Actor Shah Rukh Khan has been named the top Indian actor of 2017 by Internet Movie Data Base (IMDb). The list is based on IMDb’s StarMeter stats and pageviews, and also takes into consideration which actor stayed at the top and for how long.

India’s GDP growth to rise to 7.5% in 2018: Morgan Stanley

The Indian economy is expected to witness cyclical growth recovery, with real GDP growth likely to accelerate from 6.4 per cent this year to 7.5 per cent in 2018 and further to 7.7 per cent in 2019, says a report.