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The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a proposed set of targets relating to future international development.They will replace Millennium Development Goals  adopted in 2000 .SDGs will be adopted  in the UN Sustainable Development Summit September 25th-27th, 2015 in New York, USA. The title of the agenda of summit  is Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

What are Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) ?

The constitution of Nepal has been adopted by constituent assembly on 20th September 2015.
It declares Nepal as a Republic with a federation of Seven States. 
Diversity in Nepal
    Over 100 languages are spoken in Nepal. Nepali society is split by divisions such as high and low caste groups, hill ethnicities and lowland ethnicities and also are divided on gender issues.

Vice-President Hamid Ansari signed two memorandums of understanding(MoUs) with his counterpart in Laos.
     Air services agreement​
     Agreements on Agriculture

          1. Allowing airlines to start a direct flight between the two countries
          2. Completion of two irrigation projects in the Champassak province of Laos.
          3. Agreement for three ‘quick impact projects’ in the agriculture sector.

Narendra modi, Photo :Press Trust of India

Prime minister inaugurates Integrated Power Development Scheme (IPDS) in Varanasi. The scheme will ensure power for all areas of the country by 2022.

Basic Features:
1. Budgetary support of Rs. 45,800 crore
2. Flagship programmes of the Ministry of Power
3. Ensure 24x7 power for all.