Current Affairs » February 2017 » World First 5G Supporting Smartphone Launched By ZTE
→ ‘Paytm Mall‘ a new shopping platform launched by Paytm.
→ 1st Chinese official visit to US after Trump chaired to be happen.
→ 606th foundation day celebrated by Ahmedabad.
→ 89th Oscar Academy Awards 2017 - ‘La La Land‘ won maximum of 6 awards.
→ A high level workshop organized by NITI Aayog for advancing Innovation in Passenger Mobility & Transportation.
→ According to the New World Wealth report Mumbai, the financial capital of India has been named as the Richest Indian city with a total wealth of $ 820 billion.
→ Airtel‘s Mittal calls for end to international roaming rates.
→ Bharti Airtel cuts domestic roaming charges for voice, sms and data services.
→ Bihar Govt made announcement on production of ‘Neera‘ from April.
→ Billionaire Buffett bought 12 crore Apple shares in 2017.
→ Chandra Shekhar Azad‘s 86th Martyrdom Day observed on 27th February.
→ Delhi Marathon men‘s and women‘s category won by Gopi, Athare.
→ Fund Sanctions by SIDBI for start-ups now crosses Rs.1,112 crore of this fiscal.
→ Government starts issuing Sovereign Gold Bonds 2016-17-Series IV.
→ Hockey India League 2017 won by Kalinga Lancers.
→ India and Germany have ratified the Social Security Agreement (SSA), which will come into force from 01st May 2017, to help promote more investment flows between the two countries.
→ Indian child actor Sunny Pawar, the eight-year-old who played the younger version of Dev Patel in ‘Lion‘, spoke in Hindi at Oscars 2017.
→ Indian shooter Ankur Mittal won silver in the men‘s Double Trap event at the ISSF World Cup in New Delhi.
→ ISSF World Cup 2017 - 10m pistol mixed India won Gold medal.
→ Japan‘s SoftBank Group Corp and Taiwan‘s Foxconn have agreed to form a joint venture, as the two large Asian technology companies expand their ties.
→ John-John Dohmen, Naomi Van named best Hockey Players of 2016.
→ Nokia relaunches its highest selling model Nokia 3310 with colour display for Rs.3,500.
→ On providing high-quality facilities to sports persons Centre allotted Rs 350 Cr fund.
→ ONGC may acquire HPCL in Rs.44,000 crore deal.
→ Oscars 2017 - Best Animated Feature Film won by ‘Zootopia‘.
→ Oscars 2017 - Best Foreign Film award won by Iranian film ‘The Salesman‘.
→ Oyo may raise $500M from SoftBank, enter billion-dollar club.
→ Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje inaugurated a medical project Rajasthan Heart Attack Treatment programme (RAHAT) at the Eternal Heart Care Center Hospital in Jaipur.
→ Rio Olympian Thanackal Gopi won the men‘s title in the second edition of the IDBI Federal Life Insurance New Delhi Marathon held on 26 February 2017. Monika Athare claimed the honors in the women‘s section.
→ Robotic spacecraft to reach Sun planned by NASA.
→ Star Indian badminton player Saina Nehwal was appointed as a member of the International Olympic Committee‘s (IOC) Athletes‘ Commission (AC) in 2016, will represent the panel in the Badminton World Federation (BWF).
→ Syrian ‘White Helmets‘ bags Oscar for best short documentary.
→ The 89th Academy Awards ceremony, presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to honor the best films of 2016, held at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles, California.
→ The Thirty Years‘ War, which was fought between various European countries between 1618-1648, is considered to be the longest continuous international war by the Guinness World Records. The war involved Sweden, France, Spain and Austria waging campaigns mainly on German soil, reshaping the religious and political map of central Europe. The war ended with the ‘Peace of Westphalia‘ treaties.
→ The world‘s first robot table tennis tutor in Japan has set a new Guinness World Record for its uncanny ability of being able to play the game better than most humans.
→ Trainsets with capability to run at 160 kmph to be manufactured by Indian Railways.
→ World record set by Hyderabad girl for playing marathon carrom.
→ World‘s first 5G-supporting smartphone launched by ZTE.
Recent Current Affairs Questions
Recent One Liner Current Affairs