What happened in the year 2003 in India?

14 July – India refuses to send troops to Iraq. 25 August – 52 killed in two bomb blasts in Mumbai. 24 September – United States President George W. 22 October – India announces confidence-building measures with respect to Indo-Pakistani relations: more buses, flights, higher mission strength, etc.

What was the government of India in 2003?

Third Vajpayee ministry
Head of government Atal Bihari Vajpayee
Deputy head of government L. K. Advani
Member parties National Democratic Alliance Bharatiya Janata Party Shiv Sena Lok Janshakti Party Samata Party Biju Janata Dal Dravida Munnetra Kazagham Janata Dal (United) All India Trinamool Congress

Who ruled India in 15th century?

The Mughal Empire From the 15th century, the Islamic Mughal emperors arrived in India and created a certain amount of political unity. The Mughals ruled over a population in India that was two-thirds Hindu, and the earlier spiritual teachings of the Vedic tradition remained influential in Indian values and philosophy.

What happened in the year 2004 in India?

20 May – Dr. Manmohan Singh sworn in as the new prime minister of India, after Congress forms the United Progressive Alliance with the Left parties. 1 June – Justice Ramesh Chandra Lahoti appointed Chief Justice of India. 17 October – Assembly elections Congress and alliance win Maharashtra election Maharashtra.

Who is India’s first Prime Minister?

Jawaharlal Nehru, was 58 when he started the long innings of 17 years as free India’s first Prime Minister.

When was the end of the year 2003?

December 30, 2003 — The year 2003 is ending, and it’s customary at this time to reflect on the events of the past 12 months. What were the most significant economic events of 2003?

What was the most important event in the world in 2003?

Feb 1: Space shuttle Columbia explodes and disintegrates as it reenters earth’s atmosphere, killing all seven crew members. Feb 2: Crippling general strike ends in Venezuela. Feb 3: President Bush sends Congress fiscal 2004 budget, proposing to bring federal outlays up to $2.23 trillion and incur record deficits in coming years.

What was the situation in India in 2007?

Events in the year 2007 in the Republic of India . January–November – Nandigram violence – Clashes between opposition parties, the governing Communist Party of India (Marxist) and police in Nandigram, West Bengal. On 14 March, 14 villagers were killed in police firing.

What was the world economy like in 2003?

April 9: The IMF releases its spring “World Economic Outlook,” projecting a slight increase in real GDP growth for the European Union (from 0.8% in 2002 to 1.1% in 2003) and a slight decrease for the United States (from 2.4% in 2002 to 2.2% in 2003). April 12: The SARS genome is decoded by scientists at the British Columbia Cancer Agency.