03rd October 2017 Current Affairs – GK Today
1.Gujarat International Finance Tec-City International Financial Services Centre (GIFT IFSC) has been ranked 10th in the latest edition of Global Financial Centres Index 22 (GFCI) in London.
3.President Ram Nath Kovind has appointed a five-member Committee to examine sub-categorization of Other Backward Classes (OBCs) under Article 340 of the Constitution headed by Delhi High Court’s former Chief Justice G Rohini.
4.Noble Prize 2017 in Medicine
Jeffrey Hall, Michael Rosbash, and Michael Young
5.Noble Prize 2017 in Physics
Raineer Weiss, Barry C.Barish, and Kip S.Throne
6.The 2017 Global Entrepreneurship Summit will be held at the Hyderabad International Convention Centre in Hyderabad from November 28-30.
7.Russia has launched world’s largest nuclear-powered icebreaker ship named Sibir (Siberia).
8.Eminent Marathi writer and journalist Hanumant Moreshwar Marathe was passed away.
9.Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah launched ‘Mathru Poorna’ scheme, for the nutritional wellness of pregnant and lactating women in rural areas.
10.Assam Chief Minister, Sarbananda Sonowal laid the foundation stone of the first ever Industrial Training Institute (ITI) of the country exclusively for the Dibyangans (differently abled people) at Dibrugarh ITI Complex at Borboruah.
11.Hyundai Motor India Ltd has announced as an exclusive right to provide transportation of FIFA officials through premium Hyundai cars during the FIFA U17 World Cup Tournament which starts from October 6, 2017, in India.
12.Five-time world champion, Viswanathan Anand capped his impressive run with another victory over Chinese grandmaster Hou Yifan at the Isle Of Man Chess Championship in Douglas.