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Current Affairs One liner of the day: 28 August 2017

Aug 28, 2017 17:05 IST
Current Affairs One liner of the day: 28 August 2017

28 August 2017: The one liner of 25 August covers important current happenings that are relevant to competitive exams. The day’s one liner’s cover important the happenings like Campaign announced in Mann ki Baat, 2017 BWF World Championships and Amchang reserve forest among others.

• Person sworn in as the 45th Chief Justice of India recently - Justice Dipak Misra

• Campaign announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during Mann ki Baat - Cleanliness is Service

• Person who won the Biju Patnaik Award for Scientific Excellence-2016 - Digambar Behera

• Organisation that launched Three Year Action Agenda that aligns with the development strategy of India - NITI Aayog

• India’s PV Sindhu settled for the silver medal at the 2017 BWF World Championships. Gold was won by - Nozomi Okuhara of Japan

• The winner of the 2017 Belgian Grand Prix is - Lewis Hamilton

• She was recently crowned as the 2017 Miss TransQueen India - Nitasha Biswas

• The winner of the 2017 SAFF U-15 Championship is – India

• He will head the task force on Artificial Intelligence (AI) that was constituted by government for the country's Economic Transformation - Dr. V. Kamakoti of IIT Madras

• Nearly 300 houses were demolished inside Amchang Reserve Forest in August 2017. Amchang reserve forest is a part of - Assam

• This country hosted the 8th edition of Mountain Echoes festival- Bhutan

• This country is soon going to allow gender-neutral passports - Canada

• The Union government has imposed restrictions on the import of gold and silver items from this country – South Korea

• Researchers from Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) Bombay and Indore have jointly developed a biosensor that will help determine disorder in this human organ in less than 8 minutes - Kidneys

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