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    CNBC TV18 celebrates its 19th birthday; Here are 10 key events since 1999

    As we celebrate our 19th birthday, here's looking back at ten key events from 1999.
    • Infosys becomes the first Indian company to list on NASDAQ.
    • Jack Ma launches his company Alibaba.
    • PM AB Vajpayee travels on a bus from Amritsar to Lahore.
    • PM Vajpayee and Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif sign Lahore declaration.
    • India launches 'operation Vijay' to clear Kargil of infiltration by Pakistan soldiers.
    • Vladimir Putin replaces Boris Yeltsin as the president of Russia.
    • Bertrand Piccard and Brian Jones complete 1st non-stop balloon trip around the world.
    • Anil Kumble becomes only the second bowler to claim all 10 wickets in an innings.
    • Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi become the first Indian pair to win a grand slam.
    • Backstreet boys' fourth album, 'Millennium', breaks first week sales records.
    • The 19th James Bond's movie, 'The world is not enough', is released.
    • And of course it was the last year of the 20th century!
    • Check out our in-depth Market Coverage, Business News & get real-time Stock Market Updates on CNBC-TV18. Also, Watch our channels CNBC-TV18, CNBC Awaaz and CNBC Bajar Live on-the-go!
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