2017 CURRENT AFFAIRS TOP 25 : PART 1

1.India will host the Organic World Congress (OWC) 2017.

2.”Humraaz”, an app for soldiers to track promotions, postings etc., which was developed by Indian Army.

3.Coconut palm was declared as the State tree of Goa.

4.MC Mary Kom has won gold medal at the 2017 Asian Women’s Boxing Championship.

5.“SAMPRITI” , a joint military combat exercise between India and Bangladesh.

6.JK Rowling, the Harry Potter author has been named the world’s most highly paid author with earnings of $95mn this year.

7.Egypt hosted the 2017 World Youth Forum (WYF).

8.Goa will host the Nobel Prize Series India 2018.

9.The theme of the 2017 World Cities Day (WCD) is  “Innovative Governance, Open Cities”.

10.Bihar was placed at the bottom in Gender Vulnerability Index 2017.

11.Jasprit Bumrah has topped the latest ICC T20 rankings (Nov,2017)

12.Himachal Pradesh was ranked as the best performing state in education for women in Gender Vulnerability Index 2017

13.New Delhi hosted the 2017 Global Clubfoot Conference.

14.Pankaj Advani has won the IBSF (International Billiards & Snooker Federation) World Billiards Championship.



15.Tribal Entrepreneurship Summit was hosted at Dantewada (India).

16.The National Green Tribunal has directed Delhi government to seize 10 year old diesel taxis.

17.India’s first offshore desalination plant will be set up by NIOT (National Institute of Ocean Technology) in Tamil Nadu.

18.The 237th Corps of Engineers Day was celebrated on 18 November.

19.World Television Day was celebrated on 21 November.

20.Haryana government has announced lifetime monthly pensions for Hindi Satyagrahis.

21.Prem Nazir Award 2017 was given to Veteran actor and National award winner Sharada.

22.Manju Kumari has won bronze medal at Junior World Wrestling Championship in Tampere, Finland.

23.“PRABAL DOSTYK- 2017″ is the joint training exercise  between India and Kazakhstan.

24.Saudi Arabia has recognized teaching of Yoga as a Sports activity.

25.Manushi Chhillar has won the Miss World 2017.