Current Affairs Day Wise- September 16, 2017
1-As many as 29 people were injured in an explosion at the Parsons Green tube station in West London
2-Islamic State claimed the bombing at Parsons Green underground station in west London.
3-Actor Harry Dean Stanton died at the age of 91.
4-North Korea confirmed that under the guidance of its top leader Kim Jong Un, it conducted another medium-range ballistic missile drill.
5-Bollywood Superstar Salman Khan received a Global Diversity Award at Britain’s House of Commons.
6- Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi is attending the 72nd Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) in New York on Monday
7-The main litigant Mahant Bhaskar Das in the Babri Masjid-Ram Janmabhoomi case passed away in Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh
8-Typhoon Talim is likely to make landfall on the Japanese island of Kyushu
9- P.V. Sindhu has defeated Chinese sixth seed He Bingjiao to reach the women’s singles final of the Korea Open Superseries in Seoul.
10-Air India has launched its non-stop flight service from New Delhi to Copenhagen.
11-Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu has laid the foundation stone for Regional Vocational Training Institute (RVTI) in Hyderabad for providing training to women in various vocational courses.
12- India woman pacer Jhulan Goswami said that Virat Kohli is the best in the World.
13- Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that Guwahati will be made gateway to southeast Asia
14- Fire broke out on the set of dance reality TV show Super Dancer Season 2 at the R.K Studios at Chembur in Mumbai.
15-CSIR- Council for Scientific and Industrial Research
16-Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate the Sardar Sarovar Dam to the nation on his 67th birthday.
17-Typhoon Doksuri battered central Vietnam, killing 3 and damaging 100,000 houses
18-BMC- BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation
19-Ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi‘s life sentence upheld over charges of spying for Qatar
20-Akshay Kumar has inaugurated the fourth season of SARE Homes Hindustan Times Great Indian Football Action (HT GIFA)
21-Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) of Iran claimed that the country possesses the “father of all bombs”
22-All-rounder Ravindra Jadeja will be replacing injured Axar Patel for the first 3 One-day Internationals (ODI) against Australia, starting in Chennai on Sunday.
23-Marshal of Indian Air Force Arjan Singh has passed away at the age of 98
24- Dubai is all set to implement the world’s largest Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) project valued at 14.2 billion dirhams ($3.87 billion)
25- Sharjah’s Ruler and member of UAE’s Supreme Council, Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi will make a five-day official visit to Kerala.
26-South African cricketer Jean-Paul Duminy has announced his retirement from Test and first-class cricket with immediate effect
27-Union Minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri has asked the officials to review the Floor Space Index (FSI) and Floor Area Ratio (FAR) norms in megacities
28-Sri Shanmukhananda Bharat Ratna Dr. M. S. Subbulakshmi Fellowship in Music has been presented to 50 musicians