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1-Singer Sunidhi Chauhan has given birth to a baby boy in a hospital in Mumbai.
2- 640 electric vehicles will be purchased by Karnataka under the Central government’s Fame India subsidized scheme.
3-US Ambassador to Pakistan is David Hale.
4-Facebook has been facing criticism for removing ‘Birth Becomes Her’ video.
5-WhatsApp has stopped working on ‘BlackBerry OS’, ‘BlackBerry 10’, ‘Windows Phone 8.0’ and older platforms in the New Year.
6-California has legalized recreational marijuana sale.
7-Shah Rukh Khan‘s Twitter followers reached 32 mn.
8-Neymar has been named the winner of the 2017 Samba de Ouro trophy. He has been named Brazil’s best player in Europe.
9- Gary Kirsten(Former South African cricketer) and former India fast bowler Ashish Nehra have been appointed by the Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore as their batting and bowling coach.
10-Eminent Urdu poet Anwar Jalalpuri has passed away in Lucknow following cardiac arrest. He has translated the Bhagavad Gita from Hindi to Urdu.
11-International Cricket Council (ICC) has rated Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) pitch as ‘poor’. The pitch recently hosted the fourth Ashes Test match between Australia and England.
12-Salman Khan is all set to endorse Emami Groups edible oil brands.
13-Hyderabad singer Kesiraju Srinivas, popularly known as Ghazal Srinivas has been arrested on charges of sexual harassment.
14- 69,070 Indian babies were born on New Year’s Day, according to the estimation of the United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef). Nearly 386,000 babies were born in total all across.
15- Hindu Mahasabha has called for a bandh in Jaipur in Bundi town of Rajasthan over a disputed site.
16-The Himachal Pradesh High Court has directed all district police chiefs to create awareness of Mental Healthcare Act.
17-External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will visit Thailand, Indonesia, and Singapore as India marks 25 years of its partnership with Asean.
18-India’s direct selling industry may reach Rs 159.3 bn by 2021. It has nearly doubled since 2011 to Rs 126.6 billion in 2016.
19-Financial Resolution and Deposit Insurance (FRDI) Bill, 2017 discussed.
20- MTPA– Million tonnes per annum.
21-Former Cricketer and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan gets bail in 2014 terrorism cases.
22-A scheme of electoral bonds has been launched in a bid to bring transparency in political funding in the country.
23-Israeli Parliament has passed a law to tighten East Jerusalem control.
24-Former RAW chief Rajinder Khanna has been appointed Deputy National Security Adviser (NSA).
25-The Delhi High Court said that 52 countries in the world have criminalized marital rape.
26- Chief Minister of Gujarat, Vijay Rupani has assumed charge of his office at Gandhinagar after eight days.
27- CM K Chandra Sekhar Rao led Telangana government has constituted the SC/ST Commission in the state.
28-Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova has defeated American Alison Riske at the Shenzhen Open and reached the quarter-finals.
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