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Current Affairs One liner of the Day: 22 November 2016

Nov 22, 2016 17:09 IST

The one liner of the day covers important current affairs of the day like pehchan identity cards, International Peace Prize by Indian Government, and 47th International Film Festival of India among others.

• India recently signed  double tax avoidance agreement with- Cyprus

• Pradhan Mantri Grameen Awas Yojna aims to provide affordable houses to all by- 2022

• Person awarded with the International Peace Prize by Indian Government for his efforts in ensuring world peace- Sri Sri Ravishankar

• Guided Missile Destroyer ship commissioned into the Indian Navy recently by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar- INS Chennai

• The Golfer won the 300,000 US Dollar BANK BRI-JCB Indonesia Open for the second time in his career after closing with a four-under-par 68 - Gaganjeet Bhullar

• The multimedia exhibition at the 47th International Film Festival of India was organized by - National Film Archives of India (NFAI)

• The Infosys Prize 2016 for Humanities went to - Sunit Amrith

• The captain at the Indian Merchant Navy who was recently awarded with the 2016 International Maritime Organization Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea is - Radhika Menon

• The senior journalist who won the Shakti Bhatt First Book Prize for the year 2016 is - Akshaya Mukul

• The author of the book titled Gita Press and the Making of Hindu India is - Akshaya Mukul

• The former professional racing driver who was recently appointed as the Executive Director of McLaren Technology Group is - Zak Brown

• The Princess of Thailand who was recently conferred with first World Sanskrit Award is - Maha Chakri Sirindhorn

• State Government that made fitting of auto-dippers mandatory in four-wheel transport vehicles as a road safety measure is - Haryana

• Union textile minister Smriti Irani inaugurated thematic handicrafts exhibition and launched a scheme of textile ministry 'pehchan' identity cards for - Artisans

• The Supreme Court directed the Union Government to frame model rules prescribing objective norms for the administration of consumer courts within - Four months

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