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Current Affairs One liner of the Day: 10 January 2017

Jan 10, 2017 18:59 IST


One liners of 10 January 2016 covers important current affairs of the day like 'MumbaiWifi', Best FIFA Men’s Player 2016 and the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Awards 2017 among others. These One Liners will help you in revising yourself for the upcoming competitive exams.

• The winner of the Best FIFA Men’s Player 2016 award is - Cristiano Ronaldo

• The movie that won the 74th Golden Globes Best Motion Picture Award in the Drama category is - Moonlight

• The movie that won the 74th Golden Globes Best Motion Picture Award in the Musical or Comedy category is - La La Land

• The President of India Pranab Mukherjee recently presented the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Awards 2017 to - 30 personalities

• Kalyan Krishnamurthy was recently appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of Flipkart. He replaces - Binny Bansal

• Person who won the prestigious Technical Achievement Award 2016 recently- Parag Havaldar

• ISRO recently signed agreement for satellite launch technology with- France

• Country that test-fired the first submarine-launched Cruise Missile Babur-3 - Pakistan

• Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Nobel Prize Exhibition in- Gujarat

• It is in this State Sex Ratio at Birth (SRB) touched 900-mark after a gap of 20 years – Haryana

• It is in this city the world’s largest street light replacement programme was dedicated to the nation – New Delhi

• It is in this city India International Exchange was inaugurated – Gandhinagar

• In Haryana, the ‘State level Prarambh School for Teachers Education’ would be set up at - Village Silani in district Jhajjar

• New Zealand captain who become the second batsman after Indian skipper Virat Kohli to feature in the top-five of the ICC rankings for all three formats by climbing to fourth in the latest Twenty20 list issued in Dubai is – Kane Williamson

• Supreme Court has refused to entertain a plea by the Telangana government seeking fresh allocation of waters of river Krishna among four riparian states which also include - Andhra Pradesh, Maharastra and Karnataka

• The water storage available in 91 major reservoirs for the week ending on 5 January 2017 was -89(point)348 Billion Cubic Meter, BCM, which is 57 percent of total storage capacity

• Parliament of this country is debating on proposed constitutional amendments that would hand Recep Tayyip Erdogan's largely ceremonial presidency sweeping executive powers, and the possibility of serving two more five-year terms – Turkey

• This country has urged the European Union to revive stalled negotiations on Ankara joining the bloc, saying without it Europe was incomplete – Turkey

• Maharashtra government on 9 January 2017 launched India’s largest public WiFi service called - 'MumbaiWifi'

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