In Global Retail Development Index India secure Top Position overtake China.

In global development Index India surpassed China and secure the top position among 30 developing countries in ease of doing businessin the retail sector.


The 2017 Global Retail Development Index (GRDI), now in its 16th edition, ranks the top 30 developing countries for retail investment worldwide and analyses 25 macroeconomic and retail-specific variables.

  • India secure Top position in top 30.
  • Surpass China
  • India's retail sector has been growing at an annual rate of 20 per cent.

World Environment Day 2017


Every year 5 June is celebrated as World Environment Day(WED) .

About World Environment Day 2017.

Theme: of this year's World Environment Day is connect people with nature.
The theme was chosen by this year’s host country - Canada – which will be the centre of World Environment Day activities.

India successfully test-fires 1st all weather tracked-chassis QR-SAM

  • India successfully test-fired its first all-weather tracked-chassis Quick Reaction Surface-to-Air Missile (QR-SAM) from a mobile launcher at Integrated Test Range at Chandipur in Odisha.
  • QR-SAM is capable of destroying aerial targets, tanks, bunkers and short-range missiles.
  • The test was carried out for validating various parameters of the sophisticated weapon system to further strengthen its air defence system.