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Current Affairs One liner of the day: 28 July 2017

Jul 28, 2017 18:02 IST

28 July 2017: The one liner of 28 July covers important current happenings that are relevant to competitive exams. The day’s one liners cover important happenings like Made for India chat messaging app, Inauguration of APJ Abdul Kalam memorial and Iran’s successful rocket launch among others.

• Union Minister that chaired the first-ever meeting of the newly constituted Islands Development Agency - Rajnath Singh

• Person honoured with the Life Time Excellence Award at the 2017 National Earth System Sciences (NESS) awards - K Gopalan

• India signed an MoU on cooperation in the field of youth affairs with - Palestine

• State that approved a bill to levy entertainment duty - Haryana

• Company that launched its first Made for India chat messaging application called Kaizala – Microsoft

• The nation that recently declared Total Independence from IMF and World Bank is – Bolivia

• The mobile app that was recently launched by the National Centre for Seismology for earthquake parameter dissemination is - India Quake

• The Bollywood actor, best known for sharing the screen space with Salman Khan in the movie Wanted, who passed away recently is - Inder Kumar

• Prime Minister Narendra Modi recently inaugurated the Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam memorial at – Pei Karumbu, Rameswaram in Tamil Nadu

• The Olympic medallists recently appointed as Deputy Collector in Andhra Pradesh Government is - PV Sindhu

• This country successfully launched its most advanced satellite-carrying rocket called ‘Simorgh’ into space – Iran

• The tax authorities of the five BRICS nations signed this landmark document to establish a mechanism for taxation cooperation – The BRICS Taxation Cooperation Memorandum

• He overtook Bill Gates to become the world’s richest man for a brief while in July 2017 - Jeff Bezos

• Women and Child Development minister Maneka Gandhi has said that this city is the worst performing city in the critical issue of child sex ratio – Kolkata

• This world leader has urged all the members of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) to support India’s bid for membership – Donald Trump

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