INTERNATIONAL EVENTS 2009
EVENTS IN DECEMBER 2009 –
- The Nepal cabinet holds a meeting at the everest base campus in kalapattahar at an altitude of 17192 Feet to highlight the damage due to climatic change .
- India and Russia sign the nuclear cooperation pact 3.0 i.e free from any curbs on New Delhi and guarantee against restriction in the future . two sides signed six packs , including three in military sphere .
- Bolivian President Evo Morales wins landslide victory in general elections seeking a second term .
- UN CLIMATE change of 2009 of 194 nations opens at Copenhagen , Denmark .
- British billionaire Sir Richard Branson's virgin galactic unveils spaceship 2 , a commercial spaceship .
- Boeing revolutionary Light weight passenger jet 787 dreamliner made mostly of composite material takes to the sky for the first time around Puget sound and inland Washington state.
- Basics countries – BRAZIL , INDIA , CHINA & SOUTH AFRICA
- Rajiv shah selected as USAID CHIEF .
- Rena kaushal , first Indian women to ski to the south pole .
- Mota singh Britain' first Asian judge is knighted .