Current Affairs Day Wise-Sept 6, 2017
1- The Indian citizenship of Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) MLA Chennamaneni Ramesh has been cancelled by the Union Home Ministry.
2- Israel’s army conducted a largest military drill in 20 years.
3- Egyptian-US military exercise known as ‘The Bright Star‘ will resume from September 10 to 20 at a military base in the Arab country.
4- US Ambassador to the United Nations is Nikki Haley.
5- Actor Harshvardhan Kapoor will portray shooter Abhinav Bindra on the silver screen.
6- Kannada weekly tabloid editor and social activist Gauri Lankesh was shot dead in Bengaluru.
7- Former Indian cricketer Snehal Pradhan to support Tamil film on women’s cricket.
8- Former Brazilian Presidents Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva and Dilma Rousseff denied corruption charges.
9- Uttar Pradesh Cooperative Bank has come forward donating Rs 13.72 lakh to the Chief Minister’s Distress Relief Fund.
10-The maiden run of the Lucknow Metro saw a snag between the Mawaiyya and Durgapuri station.
11-Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi met at Nay Pyi Taw. They signed eight agreements, including one between the election bodies of the two countries.
12- Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF).
13- Sikkimese film “Pahuna – The Little Visitors” is produced by Indian actress Priyanka Chopra.
14-Venus Williams has become the oldest semi-finalist in US Open history at the age 37. She holds the record of seven-time tennis Grand Slam championship.
15-Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi gifted Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi an IIAS fellowship proposal reproduction.
Aung San Suu Kyi
16- Indian Institute of Advanced Study (IIAS) is in Shimla.
17-Goa Ministers will be allocated two officers on special duty (OSDs).
18- Russian President Vladimir Putin, at the just concluded BRICS summit in China, said, ‘Trump is not my bride‘.
19-Pakistani Foreign Minister is Khawaja Asif.
20-HDFC Bank’s ‘Eva’ has become India’s smartest chatbot and it is Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based.
21- Russian Foreign Minister is Sergei Lavrov.
22- BJP President Amit Shah has finalised poll strategies for non-BJP ruled NE states Tripura, Meghalaya and Mizoram.
23- West Indies Test opener Kraigg Brathwaite will play for English county cricket side Yorkshire.
24- Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the Ananda Temple in an ancient city in Myanmar.
25- Indus Towers has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL), for a mobile tower network that has been spreading across all 26,000 outlets pan-India.
26-Qatar has decided to offer visa-free entry to Moroccan nationals.
27- FIDE chess World Cup venue-Tbilisi (Georgia).
28-Amitabh Bachchan and Hema Malini featuring in “Vaadi-e-Kashmir“, a short film is aimed at to promote oneness for Kashmir.
29-Five FIFA Legends namely Carlos Valderrama, Fernando Morientes, Marcel Desailly, Jorge Campos and Emmanuel Amuneke unveiled the U-17 World Cup Trophy at an exhibition game at the DY Patil Stadium, Navi Mumbai.
30- India vs Australia series scheduled from September 17 to October 13 will be played as per old ICC rules
31-Value of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Adityanath‘s assets increased by 32 pc in 3 years
32-12 monkeys found dead in Aonla reserve forests of Mohammadi range in south Kheri division of Uttar Pradesh.
33-The Uttar Pradesh government raised monthly honorarium of ad-hoc teachers from Rs 3,500 to Rs 10,000.
34-Johnson and Johnson India announced an enhanced paternity leave policy. The adoptive fathers will be entitled to eight weeks of paid leave during the first year of birth or adoption.
35-Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra has become 1st Indian woman ambassador for Tourism Australia.
36-India will host the 2019 edition of the Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships.