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Find Latest Current Affairs 2017
1-The Lok Sabha has passed an amendment bill that seeks to replace an ordinance in which tax rates on motor vehicles was hiked to a maximum of 25 percent under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime.
2-President Ram Nath Kovind has inaugurated the Andhra Pradesh Fibre Grid project under which internet, television and telephone services will be available to every household for Rs 149 per month.
3-The Rajya Sabha has passed the Indian Forest (Amendment) Bill, 2017 to remove bamboo from ‘tree’ category.
4-Facebook has asked new users in India to enter names as per Aadhaar.
5-Prime Minister Narendra Modi didn’t miss an opportunity to sip a cup of coffee at The Mall Road Shimla in Himachal Pradesh.
6-The government has the plans to complete the work of installing bio-toilets in all passenger trains by March 2019.
7-Railways to raise speed 200 kmph of trains Delhi-Mumbai and Delhi-Howrah routes at an estimated cost of Rs 18,000 crore.
8-India has provided medical assistance worth about $1 million to Yemen.
9-Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur and his 11 ministers took an oath of office.
10-Tokyo is likely to host the first evacuation drill in the face of a possible missile attack from North Korea.
11- Five-time legislator and former Bharatiya Janata Party Cabinet Minister Rajeev Bindal has been named Himachal’s next Speaker.
12-US’ largest library the US Library of Congress Starting 2018, will archive only ‘selected’ tweets.
13-Actress Anushka Sharma has been named PETA‘s Person of the Year by animal rights organization People for Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA).
14-Google remembers one of Urdu literature’s most iconic poets, Mirza Ghalib on his 220th birthday.
15-The name of the Russian journalist, celebrity Ksenia Sobchak has been approved as a candidate for the upcoming presidential election.
16-India has inked $318 mn World Bank loan for TN irrigation scheme.
17-Telangana’s Commerce Minister K.T. Rama Rao has received an invitation to the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Switzerland next month.
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