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Current Affairs One liner of the day: 11 July 2017

Jul 11, 2017 17:00 IST

11 July 2017: The one liner of 11 July covers important current happenings that are relevant to competitive exams. The day’s one liner’s cover important the happenings like Heathrow runway development proposed by an Indian-origin person, panel to design state flag and miniature versions of Saturn created among others.

• Person appointed as the head of the Indian consulate in New York - Sandeep Chakravorty

• Person appointed as director-general of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence - Debi Prasad Dash

• Indian-origin personality who proposed USD 6 billion cheaper plan for the development of Heathrow runway - Surinder Arora

• State that proposed to open Stray Dogs Zoos to keep them off the streets - Kerala

• This Island of Japan that was included in UNESCO’s World Heritage Site list in July 2017 – Okinoshima Island

• The High court that in July 2017 said that illegal encroachments or unauthorised construction cannot be allowed anywhere state, whether it is a temple, a mosque or a church – Delhi High Court

• The government has increased import duty on sugar to what percent from existing 40 per cent, to restrict cheap inward shipments and maintain domestic prices – 50 per cent

• The men-only Island of Japan where male visitors are supposed to take naked bath before visiting a shrine located on it - Okinoshima Island

• The renowned cartoonist who passed away on 11 July 2017 is - Mangesh Tendulkar

• The state that has constituted a panel to design state flag is – Karnataka

• By electrifying tiny droplets of fluids, scientists have created miniature versions of Saturn, complete with rings. The institute/university where these miniature versions of Saturn were created is - Northwestern University

• India recently topped the medal tally at the 2017 Asian Athletics Championships. In a total, medals won by Indian athletes are - 29

• The Indian music composer who was recently shortlisted for the World Soundtrack Award - Public Choice is - A.R. Rahman

• The theme of the 2017 World Population Day is - Family Planning: Empowering People, Developing Nations

• The uniform that was recently granted the Intellectual Property Rights by Trade Marks Registry of India is - Blue-bordered sari of Mother Teresa

• The actress of iconic Bollywood movie Anand who died recently is - Sumita Sanyal

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