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Current Affairs One liner of the day: 10 May 2017

May 10, 2017 16:40 IST

10 May 2017: The one liner of 10 May covers important current happenings that are relevant to competitive exams. The day’s one liner’s cover important the happenings like highest wicket-taker in Women’s One-Day Internationals, 2017 World Migratory Bird Day and US President Donald Trump fired FBI director among others.

• The Indian all-round cricketer who recently became the highest wicket-taker in Women’s One-Day Internationals is - Jhulan Goswami

• The theme of the 2017 World Migratory Bird Day is - Their Future is our Future- A Healthy Planet for Migratory Birds and People

• The liberal politician who was recently sworn-in as the President of South Korea is - Moon Jae-in

• The Indian actress who won the Best Actress award at New York Indian Film Festival is - Konkona Sen Sharma

• The Tamil scholar who was conferred with the Tholkappiyar Award for the year 2015-16 is - R Kalaikkovan

• The world leader in IT and networking company that will work in Andhra Pradesh to make starting a small business easy is - Cisco Systems

• The state government that has formulated a plan for electricity consumers to use handheld devices for accurate meter reading is – Haryana

• Minister of state for Railways and Communication, Manoj Sinha has announced the flag-off of the much awaited train between - Indore and Guwahati

• The FBI director who was fired by US President Donald Trump is - James Comey

• The International Court of Justice (ICJ) in May 2017 stayed the execution of Indian national who was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court for alleged spying - Kulbhushan Jadhav

• The channel that will be airing a biopic series on Baba Ramdev by end of the year 2017 is - Discovery Jeet

• Buddha Purnima or "Vesak", the day of the Full Moon was observed globally on – 10 May 2017

• India has decided to replace Maitri research station to expand its research activity in - Antartica

• The 2017 hunting festival “Bishu Parv” was observed in this state- Jharkhand

• This Indian court has decided to go completely paperless and adopt digital management system – Supreme Court

• This country has been elected as the new President of Governing Council of UN-Habitat - India

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