Current Affairs 02nd & 3rd July 2017 – GK Questions
1.Writer Preeti Shenoy was honoured with the ” Indian of the year award ” by Brands Academy in New Delhi.
2.Telangana IPS officer Mahesh Muralidhar Bhagwat has been conferred with the Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Report Heroes award 2017 by the US state department.
3.World Sports Journalists Day is observed on 02nd July.
4.Punjab National Bank (PNB) will block all the Mastero debit cards from 31st July 2017.
5.Germany has won the maiden FIFA Confederations cup by defeating Chile.
6.Union Minister of state for Skill development & Entrepreneurship , Rajeev Pratap Rudi and MP Chief Minster Shivraj Singh Chauhan have laid the foundation stone of Country’s biggest Global Skill park in Bhopal.
7.Jehan Daruvala become the first Indian to win the FIA Formula 3 European Championship.
8.Carrie Lam was sworn as the first female Chief Executive (CE) of the Hong Kong Special Administartive Region (HKSAR).
9.Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has inaugurated Computerisation of Primary Agricultural Cooperative Societies (PACS) and launched Rupay Kisan Credit cards.
10.The government has imposed 10% basic Customs Duty on mobile phones and parts with immediate effect to boost domestic manufacturing.
11.Melwyn Rego has assumed as Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of Syndicate Bank.
12.Veteran Journalist Ravinder Randev has passed away.
13.Novak Djokovic (Serbia) has won the Eastbourne Aegon Men’s Singles Title by defeating Gael Monfils.
Women’s Single : Karilona Pliskova
14.International Plastic Bag free day is observed on 03rd July.
15.Kerala government has launched a G-Ride app , it is a digital ride sharing platform designed and deployed for the IT industry.