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India will host International Shooting Sport Federation World Cup 2020
Current Affairs Headlines of 17th July, 2019

→ A UN report has said, more than 821 million people suffered from hunger worldwide last year.

→ Government plans to set up 4,200 Ayush wellness centres in ongoing fiscal

→ World Day for International Justice, is celebrated throughout the world on July 17

→ OYO Hotels & Homes has formally announced its acquisition of co-working venture Innov8.

→ India will host International Shooting Sport Federation( ISSF) World Cup 2020

→ British-Pakistani Boxer Amir Khan clinched the WBC International Welterweight 2019 title in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

→ Indian House would be set in Tokyo with all facilities for the Indian players as a part of preparations of Tokyo Olympics 2020.

→ Shah Rukh Khan bagged with an Honorary Doctorate by Melbournes La Trobe University

→ World Emoji Day - 17th July

→ RBI imposed fine on SBI and Union Bank of India for violating certain regulatory guidelines

→ Raja Dhale, one of the founders of the radical outfit Dalit Panther passed away.

→ U.S. celebrates the Apollo 11 mission’s 50th year anniversary.

→ Former oylmpic boxing gold medallist and four weight World champion “Pernell whitaker” passed away.

→ World Bank would offer a loan of $250 million to the Kerala Government for the Resilient Kerala project

→ Retired Lt Gen Joginder Singh Gharaya, who was awarded the Maha Vir Chakra in the 1971 Indo-Pak war and Kirti Chakra in the 1947 Hyderabad operations, passed away.

→ FanMojo appointed Prithvi Shaw as its brand ambassador

→ American computer scientist Fernando Corbato passed away.

→ Unicorn India Ventures has launched a ₹400 crore fund, its third venture capital fund, to back companies at the pre-Series A and Series A stage.

→ Former India wicketkeeper-batsman Kiran More takes charge as the interim coach of the senior USA cricket team.

→ An international arbitration court has imposed a penalty of over 5 billion dollars on Pakistan for unlawful denial of a mining lease to a company for the Reko Diq project in 2011.

→ PV Sindhu won the Indian campaign at the Indonesia Open Badminton tournament beginning.

→ U.S.’s Federal Trade Commission have approved a $5 billion penalty to be levied on Facebook.

→ Sharath Kamal was voted the Sportsperson of the Year in the annual Indian Oil Sports Conclave.

→ The RBI will soon come out with a mobile app that will read out the denomination of currency notes for the visually-challenged population.

→ Pakistan Punjab’s chief minister laid the foundation stone of Baba Guru Nanak University at Nanakana Sahib.

→ Director Kaushik Ganguly’s Bengali film ‘Nagarkirtan’, has won 4 awards in SAARC film festival.

→ 12 Indian beaches in the race to crest the ‘Blue Flag’ challenge

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→ The government-appointed new Chief Justices for seven High Courts.

Current Affairs Headlines of 05th October, 2019
→ Andhra Pradesh State government has imposed a ban on liquor shops near 100 meters of temples, hospitals or schools.

Current Affairs Headlines of 04th October, 2019
→ SS Mallikarjuna Rao was appointed as the Managing Director(MD)and Chief Executive of the Punjab National Bank(PNB).

Current Affairs Headlines of 03rd October, 2019
→ The government has appointed economist Surjit Bhalla as the executive director of the International Monetary Fund for a period of three years.



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