21st October 2017 Current Affairs – GK Today
1.The UAE has appointed Omar Bin Sultan Al Olama as the country’s first Minister of State for Artificial Intelligence (AI).
2.The Police Commemoration Day is observed on 21st October.
3.Goods and Service Tax Network (GSTN) has launched an Excel-based offline tool for businesses to file initial GSTR- 3B returns.
4.Noted music composers Usha Khanna, Bappi Lahiri, Anu Malik and playback singers Alka Yagnik and Udit Narayan have been selected for the Madhya Pradesh governments prestigious National Lata Mangeshkar Award.
5.According to the latest Forbes’ Rich List, Cristiano Ronaldo is the richest sports personality in the world.
6.Solicitor General of India Ranjit Kumar, the second highest ranking law officer of the government was resigned.
7.Sibi George has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to Switzerland.
8.Malaysia Airlines named former pilot Izham Ismail as its new CEO.
9.Former Lok Sabha member Amal Datta was passed away.