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Current Affairs Recap of the Day: 11 July 2016

Jul 11, 2016 19:26 IST

The recap of the day covers important current affairs of the day like Euro UEFA 2016 football tournament, 2016 Wimbledon and Governor of Arunachal Pradesh among others.

•    The animal that was recently declared as critically endangered by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature is - Bornean orangutan

•    The Hungarian city that will host the 2020 European Aquatics Championships is - Budapest

•    The theme of the 2016 World Population Day is - Investing in teenage girls

•    The first professional full-time football coach of India who died recently is - Amal Dutta

•    The Mercedes driver who won the 2016 British Grand Prix title of Formula One is - Lewis Hamilton

•    The Master of the oil products tanker Sampurna Swarajya who was selected for the 2016 International Maritime Organization Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea is - Radhika Menon

•    Sushila Karki recently was endorsed by Nepal’s Parliamentary Hearing Special Committee as the first woman  - Chief Justice of the Supreme Court

•    The anti-missile system that will be deployed in the Korean Peninsula by United States and South Korea - THAAD (Terminal High Altitude Area Defense)

•    He won the 2016 Wimbledon title by defeating Milos Raonic of Canada 6-4, 7-6(3), 7-6(2) - Andy Murray

•    This nation lifted the Euro 2016 football championship at Saint-Denis in Paris after defeating France 1-0 is- Portugal

•    She won the women’s singles title of 2016 Wimbledon - Serena Williams

•    They won the women’s doubles title of 2016 Wimbledon - Serena Williams and Venus Williams

•    They won the mixed doubles title of 2016 Wimbledon - Heather Watson (Britain) and Henri Kontinen (Finland)

•    They won the men's Doubles title of 2016 Wimbledon - Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut (France)

•    He was sworn-in as the Governor of Arunachal Pradesh - Tathagata Roy

•    Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s ruling party that on 11 July 2016 claimed victory in an election for the upper house of parliament National Diet is - Liberal Democratic Party

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