Current Affairs Day Wise-One Liner- Sept 25, 2017
1-Jharkhand Governor is Draupadi Murmu
2-SAD Chief is Sukhbir Singh Badal and Punjab BJP President is Vijay Sampla
3-Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath met Union Water Resources Minister Nitin Gadkari over Ken-Betwa river interlinking project.
4-Rajiv Mehrishi took over as the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India. He was the former home secretary.
5-Egyptian national known as world’s heaviest woman Eman Ahmed dies in UAE
6- Palestinian prime minister is Rami Hamdallah
7-Former US President Barack Obama has reportedly urged Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg to counter the rise of fake news on the social network
8-Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria, and Yemen and some from Venezuela countries on new US travel ban
9- Prime Minister Narendra Modi has formed an Economic Advisory Council (EAC). It will be headed by government think-tank NITI Aayog member and economist Bibek Debroy
10-Kandla Port has been rechristened in the name of Hindutva icon Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay.
11-All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) has the plans to set up a recycling plant to convert organic waste into natural gas
12-Railway Minister Piyush Goyal will inaugurate Mudra Loan camp in Varanasi to promote self-employment.
13-Shashi Shanker has been appointed the chairman and managing director (CMD) of ONGC
14-Actor Mammootty has extended support to Swachhata movement after superstars Rajnikanth and Mohanlal
15- P V Sindhu has been recommended for the prestigious Padma Bhushan. It is country’s third highest civilian award, by the Sports Ministry
16- Australia skipper Steve Smith has called Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvneshwar Kumar as currently, the best death bowlers
17-Prime Minister Narendra Modi has launched ‘Saubhagya’ – Pradhan Mantri Sahaj Bijli Har Ghar Yojana to achieve last mile power connectivity
18- The total production of Kharif foodgrains has been estimated at 134.67 million tonnes
19- Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation Minister Nitin Gadkari will launch National Highways(NH) projects worth Rs 4468 cr in Andhra on Oct 3
20-The new chief of the All India Mahila Congress is Sushmita Dev
21-The Enforcement Directorate has attached assets worth Rs 1,16 crore of former finance minister P Chidambaram’s son Karti Chidambaram in money laundering probe in the Aircel-Maxis deal
22- Senior actress Shabana Azmi was honored with the ‘Icon of the Indian Cinema’ award and cinematographer Praveen Bhatt was honored with ‘Special contributions to the Cinematic Art’ at the Jagran film festival.
23- Actor Ranveer Singh is all set to play Kapil Dev in Kabir Khan’s next