Important Current Affairs September 17 – One liner
Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh inaugurated two pilot projects of smart fencing along the Indo-Pakistan International Border in Jammu.
Germany rolled out the world’s first hydrogen-powered train.
Expats in UAE will be allowed to stay back in country for longer period of time after their retirement.
The Hubble Space Telescope has started a new mission to study six massive galaxy clusters in the universe.
NITI Aayog proposes that land for shifting cultivation be recognised as agricultural land under agro-forestry.
A bilateral meeting on Tourism Cooperation between India and Morocco held in New Delhi.
The Union Minister for Railways and Coal, Shri Piyush Goyal inaugurated the ‘first ever’ India Tourism Mart (ITM 2018) in New Delhi.
Prashant Kumar – SBI Chief Financial Officer
Centre proposes to amalgamate Bank of Baroda, Vijaya Bank and Dena Bank.
“Sagarmatha Friendship-2” military exercise between Nepal and China focuses on counter-terrorism and disaster management.
Kerala Tourism – Two Pacific Asia Travel Association gold awards [‘Yalla Kerala’ travel advertisement print media campaign in the Gulf countries and second for an innovative poster for Kochi-Muziris Biennale.]
The National Health Agency (NHA), the apex body implementing the Ayushman Bharat has launched a website and a helpline number.
Sakshi Malik won Silver medal in the 62 kg category and Pooja Dhanda won Bronze medal in the 57 kg category at the Medved International Wrestling tournament at Minsk.
World champion Kevin Mayer set a new world record in the decathlon in France.