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Current Affairs One liner of the day: 13 July 2017

Jul 13, 2017 15:45 IST

13 July 2017: The one liner of 13 July covers important current happenings that are relevant to competitive exams. The day’s one liner’s cover important the happenings like 1st women cricketer to surpass 6000-runs mark, China’s first overseas military base and World Theatre Olympics (WTO) 2018 among others.

• The only female cricketer to surpass the 6000 run mark in One-Day Internationals is - Mithali Raj

• China recently sent troops to open first overseas military base in – Djibouti

• India has recently granted Rupees 3.2 crore aid to Philippines to fight against - ISIS

• The country that recently approved a physical education program at girls’ schools is - Saudi Arabia

• The country that will organise the World Theatre Olympics (WTO) 2018 is - India

• First state to launch free injectable contraceptive for women - Maharashtra

• State that formed a committee to study legalities for separate state flag - Karnataka

• State government that brought out an ordinance to curb evils of online rummy games - Telangana

• State government that proposed to celebrate Bachpan Divas, Laadli Divas and Matratva Divas every year - Uttar Pradesh

• Food supplied by this organisation will attract no Goods and Services Tax - Religious Institutions

• Government has empowered the Army to directly procure critical weapons systems and military platforms to maintain combat readiness for short duration intense wars. Who of the following will be given the full financial powers for the purpose - Vice-Chief of Army

• Name the state that in July 2017 launched a flagship programme ‘Livelihood Intervention and Facilitation of Entrepreneurship’ (LIFE) with a thrust on improving the livelihood of rural poor in a sustainable manner - Meghalaya

• Scientists in July 2017 claimed that one of the biggest icebergs ever recorded has brown away from an Ice Shelf of Antarctica. The Shelf is - Larsen C Ice Shelf

• The country that has voted to legalise same-sex marriage, despite opposition from the Catholic Church is - Malta

• Sports Minister Vijay Goel on Wednesday inaugurates Oorja CRPF Under-19 Football Talent Hunt Tournament on 12 July 2017 in - New Delhi

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