Weekly Current Affairs PDF (January 1 to January 7)

  • PM Narendra Modi Announces New Housing Schemes For The Poor
  • India, Pakistan exchange lists of nuclear sites
  • Indian-Origin Appointed To Top Military Post In Kyrgyzstan
  • Sikkim becomes India’s first fully organic state
  • Anil Baijal takes over as new Lt Governor of Delhi
  • India’s 1st transgender school opens in Kerala
  • Lionel Messi named the best playmaker of 2016 by IFFHS
  • India’s Somdev Devvarman announces retirement
  • Jagdish Singh Khehar sworn in as Chief Justice of India
  • Air Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa Takes Charge As IAF Chief
  • RBI appoints Surekha Marandi as Executive Director
  • Bank of Baroda ties up with CNX Corporation
  • David R Syiemlieh appointed as new UPSC chairman
  • Modi inaugurated Indian Science Congress
  • Naidu launches Arogya Raksha for a healthy AP
  • Gujarat CM dedicates India’s first laser technology-based check-post
  • Successful Flight Test of Agni – IV
  • Table tennis Grand Slam champion Li Xiaoxia announces retirement
  • Piyush Goyal To Launch A New Mobile APP and Web Portal on UDAY
  • Rs 5 discount on online payment of LPG cylinder 
  • Ludhiana district administration develops mobile app for Election Commission of India
  • RBI appoints Surekha Marandi as ED to look after financial inclusion 
  • West Bengal’s longest free WiFi-enabled road
  • China begins first freight train service to London
  • “Bunkar Mitra” the Government of India’s Helpline for Handloom Weavers
  • UN Recognizes 2017 as Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development
  • Govt launches IPR Enforcement Toolkit for Police
  • EPFO launches a campaign to enrol more workers
  • Google launches ‘Digital Unlocked’ for small-scale Indian businesses
  • Tata Power appoints S Padmanabhan as chairman
  • Jovenel Moise elected as the President of Haiti
  • Arthur Morris inducted into the ICC Cricket Hall of Fame
  • Andhra Pradesh govt to give scientists of the state Rs 100 crore for Nobel Prize
  • Haryana achieves sex ratio of 900 girls per 1000 boys
  • Japan to assist in making Chennai, Ahmedabad and Varanasi Smart Cities
  • China launches its longest bullet train
  • Book titled The People’s President: Dr A P J Abdul Kalam released(4 January 2017)
  • Veteran actor Om Puri passes away at 66
  • MS Dhoni gives up India’s ODI and T20 captaincy
  • Government officials seek zero import tax on LNG in budget
  • RBI to provide 1 billion to Nepal
  • North Eastern Tourism Development Council
  • New Delhi World Book Fair to Celebrate 60 Years of National Book Trust
  • Axis Bank retains top slot in debt investment banking
  • Sir Tim Barrow appointed as Britain’s EU ambassador
  • Norway to become first country to switch off FM radio
  • Arun Jaitley chairs 16th meeting of Financial Stability and Development Council
  • m-Parivahan( a citizen centric app that will facilitate access to various transport related services).

Download PDF

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *