Current G. K.

• Safe Internet Day was celebrated on – 7 February 2017
• This scheme was modified by the Unio Government to allow erring tax payers to make deposits on one or more occasion - Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Deposit Scheme
• The women’s singles title in the 81st Senior National Badminton Championships was won by - Rituparna Das
• The men’s singles title in the 81st Senior National Badminton Championships was won by - Sourabh Verma
• Scientists of this country developed a terahertz transmitter that is capable of transmitting data 10 times faster than 5G – Japan
• The airline that recently launched the world's longest scheduled commercial flight is - Qatar Airways
• Penguin Random House recently announced that a novel titled “The Golden House” will be released in September 2017. The author of the book is - Salman Rushdie
• The Lok Sabha on 7 February 2017 passed the Payment of Wages (Amendment) Bill, 2017, which seeks to - enable employers to pay wages to workers through cheque or directly crediting to their accounts
• A census carried out by the Forest and Environment Department of the Odisha Government pointed out to 181 endangered Irrawaddy dolphins in the state. The census was carried out on - 20 January 2017
• The theme of the 2017 Maritime Power Conference is - The Blue Economy: Concept, Constituents and Development
• This famous Battlestar Galactica star passed away on 7 February 2017, after battling from cancer-Richard Hatch
• This mysterious star is the first-ever of its kind to be found in the universe - White Dwarf Pulsar
• The Indian Railway Ministry is set to approve this Union Territory’s first-ever railway link- Andaman and Nicobar Islands
• This Indian-origin sculptor was recently awarded Israel’s Genesis prize-Anish Kapoor
• This country is hosting the 3-day Implementation and Assessment Group meeting of the GICNT partner countries - India


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