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Current Affairs One liner of the day: 7 April 2017

Apr 7, 2017 17:17 IST

7 April 2017: The one liner of 6th April covers important current happenings that are relevant to competitive exams. The day’s one liner’s cover important the happenings like Shunglu committee report, National Board for Electric Mobility and tree-dwelling crab named Kani Maranjandu among others.

• The Pakistani cricketer who recently announced his retirement from the international cricket is - Misbah-ul-Haq

• The movie that won the 64th National Film Awards for the Best Feature Film is – Kasaav

• The film that won the 64th National Film Awards for the Best Hindi Feature Film is - Neerja

• World Health Day is being observed on 7 April 2017 with theme - Depression: Let's Talk

• Union Minister of State (I/C) for Youth Affairs and Sports Vijay Goel on 6 April 2017 approved the appointment of two foreign coaches and two support staff in the discipline of –Athletics

• Four legislations of GST Bill which were passed by voice vote in Rajya Sabha includes - the Central Goods and Services Tax Bill, 2017 (The CGST Bill), the Integrated Goods and Services Tax Bill, 2017 (The IGST Bill), the Union Territory Goods and Services Tax Bill, 2017 (The UTGST Bill) and the Goods and Services Tax (Compensation to the States) Bill, 2017 (The Compensation Bill)

• King Maha Vajiralongkorn who signed a military-backed Constitution for his country into a law is the King of this country - Thailand

• The Supreme Court has sought response from these six states on a plea seeking a ban on cow vigilante groups there - Rajasthan, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Jharkhand, Karnataka and Uttar Pradesh

• The Uttar Pradesh government has set up a high-level judicial committee to probe the alleged misuse of money and work being carried out on - Gomati River Front Development project

• Telecom Regulatory Authority of India, TRAI, has ordered Reliance Jio Infocomm to withdraw its - Summer Surprise plan

• The Madhya Pradesh government is all set to launch this Yojana in its districts in order to provide subsidised food to the poor - Deendayal Antyodaya Rasoi Yojana

• The three-day National Children’s Film Festival, also known as the largest film festival for children in the country was inaugurated by - Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu

• This Indian shuttle player reached career-best ranking of World no. 2 in the recently revealed Badminton World Federation (BWF) rankings – PV Sandhu

• This state’s cabinet approved the draft of Bill prohibiting attacks on journalists – Maharashtra

• The person appointed as the new Executive Director of the Reserve Bank of India is - Malvika Sinha

• The cricketer who was named the Wisden’s Leading Cricketer in the World for 2016 is - Virat Kohli

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