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2013 in India

2013
in
India
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See also: List of years in India
Timeline of Indian history

Events in the year 2013 in the Republic of India.

Contents

  • Incumbents 1
  • Events 2
    • January 2.1
    • February 2.2
    • March 2.3
    • April 2.4
    • May 2.5
    • June 2.6
    • July 2.7
    • August 2.8
    • September 2.9
    • October 2.10
    • November 2.11
    • December 2.12
    • Others 2.13
  • Transport and infrastructure 3
    • January 3.1
    • July 3.2
    • November 3.3
    • December 3.4
  • Cinema 4
    • Bollywood 4.1
    • Sandalwood 4.2
    • Malayalam 4.3
    • Marathi 4.4
    • Tamil cinema 4.5
    • Tollywood 4.6
  • Sports 5
    • January 5.1
    • February 5.2
    • April 5.3
    • May 5.4
    • July 5.5
    • September 5.6
    • October 5.7
    • November 5.8
    • December 5.9
    • Unknown 5.10
  • Deaths 6
    • January 6.1
    • February 6.2
    • March 6.3
    • April 6.4
    • May 6.5
    • June 6.6
    • July 6.7
    • October 6.8
    • November 6.9
    • December 6.10
  • See also 7
  • References 8

Incumbents

Photo Post Name
President Pranab Mukherjee
Vice President Mohammad Hamid Ansari
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh

Events

January

100th Indian Science Congress

February

March

April

  • 2 April: President President Pranab Mukherjee signed the Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 2013.[22]
  • 15 April: Daulat Beg Oldi conflict between Indian and Chinese army patrols began.[23]

May

  • 10 May: Two Cabinet ministers, Ashwani Kumar and Pawan Bansal, resign after bribery allegations.[24]

June

July

  • 14 July: India shuts down its public telegram service.[26]

August

September

October

November

  • 2–3 November: Diwali.[36]
  • 5 November: The [37]
  • 19 November 2013: Bharatiya Mahila Bank, India's first all-women commercial bank, starts its operations.[38]

December

Others

  • Summer: Droughts in Maharashtra suprasses the previous worst famine record of 1972. The droughts were caused by low rainfall in June to October 2012.[43]
  • January–March: The Indian economy grew at a rate of 4.8% in the January–March quarter of the 2012–13 fiscal year.[44]
  • April–June: The GDP showed a 4.4% growth in the first quarter of the 2013–2014 fiscal year.[45]
  • July–September: The GDP grew at 4.8% in the second quarter of the 2013–2014 fiscal year.[46]

Transport and infrastructure

January

July

November

December

Cinema

  • 3 May: Indian cinema completes 100 years. The first Indian silent film Raja Harishchandra was released in 1913.[51]

Bollywood

Sandalwood

Malayalam

Marathi

Tamil cinema

Tollywood

Sports

January

February

April

May

  • 26 May: 2013 Indian Premier League finals
  • 26 May: Mumbai Indians won the Series in 6th season of IPL by defeating Chennai SuperKings

July

  • 3–7 July: 2013 Asian Athletics Championship continental tournament, winner China with 15 gold medals

September

  • 29 September: India beat Malaysia 3-0 to win Sultan of Johor Cup (Under 21)[55]

October

November

December

Unknown

Deaths

January

February

March

  • 11 March – Teja Narla, Indian child actor (born 1996)
  • 11 March – Sripada Pinakapani, Carnatic Vocalist (born 3 August 1913) .[62]

April

  • 14 April – P. B. Sreenivas, Telugu Legendary singer
  • 21 April – Shakuntala Devi, Great Mathematician
  • 23 April – Shamshad Begum, Pioneering playback singer (Born 1919)[63]
  • 22 April – Chief Justice JS Verma – former Chief Justice

May

June

July

  • 12 July – Pran, Actor (born 1920)
  • 28 July- Jagdeesh Raj, actor

October

  • 9 October – Srihari, Actor (Born on 15 August 1964)
  • 24 October – Manna Dey,Legendary Singer(b.1919)
  • 28 October – Rajendra Yadav, Writer (Born on 28 August 1929)[64]

November

December

See also

References

  1. ^ "Pranab to inaugurate Indian Science Congress tomorrow".  
  2. ^ "India army chief threatens Pakistan over Kashmir killings".  
  3. ^ "India celebrates 150th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda".  
  4. ^ "India's Hindu Kumbh Mela festival begins in Allahabad".  
  5. ^ "Military prowess on display heightens nationalistic fervour at the 64th Republic Day parade".  
  6. ^ "Seventh edition of stone mart kicks off in Jaipur".  
  7. ^ "Finmeccanica head arrested over India bribe allegations".  
  8. ^ "Asteroid 2012 DA14 in record-breaking Earth pass".  
  9. ^ "Nano India Meet from today".  
  10. ^ "14 dead, over 100 injured in blasts in Hyderabad".  
  11. ^ "India's Hyderabad hit by two explosions".  
  12. ^ "India Hyderabad blasts toll rises to 17".  
  13. ^ "Highlights of Rail Budget 2013–14".  
  14. ^ "Highlights of Union Budget 2013–14".  
  15. ^ "Protests intensify in Tamil Nadu ahead of UN vote on Sri Lanka war crimes".  
  16. ^ "Maha Kumbh Mela concludes today in Allahabad".  
  17. ^ "Five CRPF jawans killed in Kashmir militant attack, Hizbul Mujahideen claims responsibility".  
  18. ^ "Lok Sabha passes anti-rape bill, age of consent stays at 18".  
  19. ^ "BrahMos missile successfully test-fired from ship".  
  20. ^ "Rajya Sabha passes anti-rape bill".  
  21. ^ "Tamil Nadu assembly adopts resolution: Centre must stop treating Sri Lanka as a friendly country".  
  22. ^ "New anti-rape law comes into force".  
  23. ^ "Chinese incursion: India likely to send Army contingent to Daulat Beg Oldi sector".  
  24. ^ "Finally, Prime Minister sacks Ashwani Kumar, Pawan Bansal".  
  25. ^ "Uttarakhand: Rescue efforts in full swing; 102 dead, 72000 stranded".  
  26. ^ "Last telegram sent to Rahul Gandhi".  
  27. ^ "India celebrates 67th Independence Day".  
  28. ^ Kumar, Vinay; Dhar, Aarti (27 August 2013). "Lok Sabha passes Food Security Bill".  
  29. ^ "India's Rupee Plunges Most in 20 Years to Record; Bonds Decline". Bloomberg News. 28 August 2013. Retrieved 13 January 2014. 
  30. ^ Parsai, Gargi (3 September 2013). "Rajya Sabha passes Food Bill by voice vote".  
  31. ^ "Raghuram Rajan takes over as RBI Governor".  
  32. ^ "Narendra Modi anointed BJP PM candidate, Advani disappointed".  
  33. ^ "Delhi gang-rape case: Death sentence for all four convicts".  
  34. ^ Yadav, Anumeha (30 September 2013). "Lalu Prasad, Mishra among 45 convicted in fodder scam case".  
  35. ^ "Cyclone Phailin makes landfall in India".  
  36. ^ "Holiday Calendar (2013)".  
  37. ^ "India launches spacecraft to Mars".  
  38. ^ "Bharatiya Mahila Bank starts with 7 branches". 20 November 2013. Retrieved 12 January 2014. 
  39. ^ "Law against sexual harassment at workplace comes into effect".  
  40. ^ "India top court reinstates gay sex ban".  
  41. ^ "Arrest, strip-search of Indian diplomat in New York triggers uproar".  
  42. ^ Dhar, Aarti (19 December 2013). "Historic Lokpal Bill passed".  
  43. ^ Menon, Meena (3 April 2013). "Maharashtra drought man-made: analysis".  
  44. ^ "Indian economy logs decade's low growth of 5 per cent in 2012–13".  
  45. ^ "GDP growth at 4.4% in Q1, slowest in four years".  
  46. ^ "India GDP expands 4.8% in second quarter".  
  47. ^ "Kolkata airport's new terminal inaugurated".  
  48. ^ "India's first monorail makes maiden journey with passengers in Mumbai".  
  49. ^ "L&T Hyderabad Metro begins laying of rails".  
  50. ^ "Land acquisition for Hyderabad metro rail complete".  
  51. ^ "Bollywood's Jackie Shroff to celebrate 100 years of Indian cinema in Bradford".  
  52. ^ "IPL 2013 Opening Ceremony: Shahrukh, Katrina, Deepika to Share Stage for First Time!". International Business Times. 2 April 2013. Retrieved 2 April 2013. 
  53. ^ Asiaede, Bernard (2 April 2013). "IPL 2013 opening ceremony to signal the beginning of sixth edition". Sports Bulletin. Retrieved 2 April 2013. 
  54. ^ "IPL opening ceremony: Shah Rukh Khan, Katrina, take Kolkata by storm". The Indian Express. 2 April 2013. Retrieved 2 April 2013. 
  55. ^ "India beat Malaysia 3-0 to win Sultan of Johor Cup". The Times Of India. 
  56. ^ "Violin maestro M.S. Gopalakrishnan dies at 82". The Hindu (Chennai, India). 3 January 2013. Retrieved 3 January 2013. 
  57. ^ "Renowned archaeologist SR Rao passes away". 3 January 2013. Retrieved 3 January 2013. 
  58. ^ "Former East Zone Speedster Sekhar Sinha Dies of Cancer". Business Standard. 4 January 2013. Retrieved 4 January 2013. 
  59. ^ Chakrabarty, Rakhi (5 January 2013). "Urdu poet Salik Lakhnawi dies at 100". The Times of India. Retrieved 5 January 2013. 
  60. ^ "Bengali actor Haradhan Bandopadhyay no more – Yahoo! News Maktoob". En-maktoob.news.yahoo.com. 20 April 2011. Retrieved 5 January 2013. 
  61. ^ "fullstory". Ptinews.com. Retrieved 6 January 2013. 
  62. ^ "The Legendary Carnatic Vocalist". Chennai, India: thehindu.com. 12 March 2013. Retrieved 12 March 2013. 
  63. ^ "Shamshad Begum: A song in her heart | NDTV Movies.com". Movies.ndtv.com. 24 April 2013. Retrieved 9 September 2013. 
  64. ^ "Eminent Hindi writer Rajendra Yadav passes away". timesofindia. Retrieved 22 November 2013. 
  65. ^ "Rajasthani litterateur Vijay Dan Detha passes away". Chennai, India: thehindu.com. 11 November 2013. Retrieved 11 November 2013. 
  66. ^ "Dalit writer Omprakash Valmiki no more". The Times Of India. 
  67. ^ "Veteran actor Farooq Sheikh dies in Dubai". ABP News. 28 December 2013. 
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