Current Affairs 7th December 2017

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Current Affairs

Current Affairs 7th December 2017

NATIONAL

  • ISA to become treaty-based International intergovernmental organization

INTERNATIONAL

  • China proposes creating ‘mega regional market’ with India
  • Lebanon’s Saad Hariri withdraws resignation
  • India, China and Russia to hold trilateral meeting

BANKING and ECONOMY

  • RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 6%

APPOINTMENTS

  • One97 Communications appoints SoftBanks Kabir Misra as director
  • Citi Bank hires Zoher Karu to head its Asia Pacific analytics

AWARDS

  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi tops 2017 list of Most Followed Indians on Twitter
  • Saudi Crown Prince wins poll for TIME Person of the Year

BOOKS and AUTHORS

  • Journalist Vinita Deshmukh’s new book Grieving to Healing released

SCIENCE and TECHNOLOGY

  • Google brings ‘Two-wheeler’ mode to Maps in India
  • Scientist making CO2-absorbing plants wins $3 million prize

SPORTS

  • India wins first-ever South Asian Regional Badminton Team Championship
  • Russia banned from 2018 Winter Olympics
  • Rathore visits Madya Pradesh shooting academy and lays stone for extension work of 50 Meter range
  • Third Test match between India, Sri Lanka in Delhi ends in draw

OBITUARY

  • Last Romanian monarch passes away
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