1.International Energy Agency in its latest report said that Iraq’s oil production has surged to its highest level in over 30 years last month.
2.The government has hiked the import tariff value on gold to 445 dollar per 10 grams from 433 dollar per 10 gram earlier.
3.Gold is the second largest import item for India after
4.ElectionCommission has extended the voting time by two hours for the upcoming LokSabha and Assembly elections.
5.In Ukraine, over 95 percent of voters in its Crimea region have voted to join Russia.
6.Gujarat is the first state of the country which has used social media for electoral education and awareness programs.
7.India’s arms imports almost three times of China, Pak: Stockholm International Peace Research Institute(SIPRI) report
8.In a first, SBI to sell around Rs 5000-cr NPAs to Asset Reconstruction Companies(ARCs) shortly.
9.A new lot of silver coins embossing batting maestro Sachin Tendulkar’s face, name and signature were released in Mumbai.
10.Novak Djokovic beat Roger Federer in BNP Paribas Open Final in Indian Wells ATP Tennis Masters in California.