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DNMUM404357 | 12/31/2017 | Author : Team DNA | WC :830

A LOOK BACK AT 2017’S BEST MOMENTS THAT LEFT US joyous, proud, and HOPEFUL for the future

Looking up
International rating agency Moody’s Investor Services, on November 17, lifted India’s sovereign rating by a notch to BAA2 from BAA3 after 13 years. The rating agency said recent reforms had reduced India’s risk of sharp rise in debt, “even in potential downside scenario”.

Scorpene power for the Indian Navy
PM Narendra Modi commissioned India’s first Scorpene class submarine, the INS Kalvari, in Mumbai on December 14. The Scorpene submarine is a class of diesel-electric attack submarines designed by French naval defence and energy company DCNS and is being manufactured by Mazagon Dock Ltd in Mumbai. The submarine can undertake multiple missions, including anti-surface warfare, anti-submarine warfare, intelligen
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