Current Affairs Smart-Liners

    Current Affairs Smart-Liners 13th January 2017:

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    NATIONAL:

    ·       Rs.77,000 cr deal for bullet train signed between Gujarat govt and Indian Railways
    ·       Use of Nylon manjas is banned by Mumbai Police in the festival of Makar Sankranti
    ·       New leave system to curb resentment is introduced in CISF
    ·       Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif to be a speaker at Oxford University
    ·       Indian national Javed Iqbal is handed over by Pakistan to India Army
    ·       Delhi Govt declared as free of bird flu after three months
    ·       Indian Airline ‘IndiGo’ to ferry mortal remains of Northeast people for free
    ·       Sanitary pad vending machines to be installed in Harayana govt colleges
    ·       Central govt employee’s minimum monthly pension is increased to 9,000 per Person
    ·       Lohri festival is celebrated in Punjab today
    ·       Post-harvest festival Bhogali bihu is to be celebrated in Assam
    INTERNATIONAL:
    ·       Japanese PM Shinzo Abe signs 1 trillion yen aid package to Philippines
    BANKING NEWS:
    ·       Airtel launches its payments bank across India
    BUSINESS AND ECONOMY NEWS:
    ·       SpiceJet signs deal for 205 planes worth $22 bn with Boeing
    ·       Retail inflation hits 3-year low of 3.41% in December
    ·       Industrial production grows 5.7% in November
    SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY:
    ·       Guided Pinaka successfully test-fired at Chandipur in Odisha
    ·       India’s first solar-powered boat launched in Kerala
    ·       Physicists create a new form of hydrogen
    AWARDS AND HONOURS:
    ·       Joe Biden Vice Prez of US receives “Presidential Medal of Freedom” Award
    APPOINTMENTS:
    ·       Chandrasekhar becomes Director in Arnab Goswami’s Republic
    ·       N. Chandrasekaran appointed as a chairman of Tata Sons
    ·       Rajesh Gopinathan becomes new CEO of TCS
    SPORTS NEWS
    ·       Former world cham’p ‘Sarita Devi’ set to become India’s 1st female professional boxer
    ·       Indian Football team reached 129th rank their best FIFA ranking in over a decade

    ·       ‘Diplomats Cricket Championship Cup’ is announced by Consulate General of India in Dubai