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Current Affairs One liner of the Day: 11 November 2016

Nov 11, 2016 17:28 IST

The one liner of the day covers important current affairs of the day like 2016 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation, Surjit Hockey Tournament and ICN Annual Conference among others.

• The country that will host the 2016 Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) is - Peru
• The state that recently received the Union Government’s nod to introduce pneumococcal conjugate vaccine under Universal Immunisation Programme is - Himachal Pradesh
• The women’s team who won the 33rd Indian Oil Servo Surjit Hockey Tournament is - Mumbai's Western Railways
• Twitter’s Chief Operating Officer recently decided to quit the company. His name is - Adam Bain
• The Competition Commission of India would host the 2018 ICN Annual Conference at New Delhi. The 2017 ICN Annual Conference will be hosted by - Portuguese Competition Authority
• Guy Ryder was recently re-elected as the Director-General of - the International Labour Organisation
• Pulsar navigation satellite launched by China - XPNAV-1
• World Diabetes Day is observed every year on - 14 November
• Awardees of Lifetime Achievement Award 2016 by the Karnataka Lalithakala Academy - Baburao V Nadoni, KK Makali, Marta Jakimowicz
• National building initiative that was launched by Union Government recently - Smart India Hackathon
• State that launched Lakshya Bhagirathi campaign to complete the irrigation projects - Chhattisgarh
• Noted geophysicist who passed away recently and was a former Director-grade scientist at the National Geophysical Research Institute - Janardhan G Negi
• The state where the demonetization of 1000 rupees and 500 rupees notes has seen sudden spurt in donations to around 100 temples and trusts and in cash reserves of around 1000 cooperative banks and credit societies is – Maharashtra
• Prime Minister Narendra Modi departed for Tokyo after paying his final respects to late Thai King Adulyadej Bhumibol in Dulsit Maha Prasat Hall in - Bangkok
• He is the author of the Marathi book ‘CHARAIVETI, CHARAIVETI’ is - Ram Naik, Governor of Uttar Pradesh
• Government is planning to make it mandatory for auto companies to provide rear view sensors or backup cameras, speed warning systems, airbags and child pedestrian system in all new vehicles from - October 2017

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