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Current Affairs One liner of the day: 14 April 2017

Apr 14, 2017 17:07 IST

14 April 2017: The one liner of 14th April covers important current happenings that are relevant to competitive exams. The day’s one liner’s cover important the happenings like merger of the mining major Vedanta Resources, non-nuclear bomb dropped in Afghanistan and joint military exercise named ‘Sagarmatha Friendship-2017’ among others.

• Mining major Vedanta Resources got recently merged with - Cairn India

• The National Safe Motherhood Day (NSMD) is observed on - 11 April

• India's largest e-commerce player Flipkart recently acquired - eBay

• Person appointed as the Whole Time Member of IBBI - Mukulita Vijayawargiya

• Chairman of committee which submitted its report on draft Ganga Act - Girdhar Malviya

• The United States recently dropped largest non-nuclear bomb ever an Islamic State tunnel complex in eastern Afghanistan. The bomb is called as - Mother of All Bombs

• Famous HIV/AIDS researcher Mark Wainberg passed away recently. He belonged to - Canada

• The committee constituted by the Union Government to examine the existing framework with regard to Virtual Currencies is - Dinesh Sharma Committee

• The Justice (Retd.) who will head the Committee constituted to prepare Draft Ganga Act that submitted its report to Union Water Resource Ministry is - Girdhar Malviya

• The country that won the 5th edition of Asian School Hockey Championship-2017 is - India

• Name the two countries that will hold a joint military exercise named ‘Sagarmatha Friendship-2017’ in mid April 2017 are - Nepal and China

• Gurudwara of a city has entered into the Guinness Book of Records for hosting Breakfast for people of 101 nationalities – Dubai

• PM Narendra Modi has dedicated to the nation various units of thermal power plants at Koradi, Chandrapur and Parli with a total capacity of - 3230 Mega Watts

• Food Minister Ramvilas Paswan has said that the BCCI has agreed to allow sale of packaged drinking water bottles at the same MRP inside - stadiums

• Indian billionaire who became the second largest shareholder in Anglo American after acquiring 11.44 per cent of the British mining group is - Anil Agarwal

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