National – Across the India:
1. Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal has announced 2017 as the “Garib Kalyan Varsh”.
2. Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the first National Tribal Carnival in New Delhi.
International – Across the Globe:
1. As per World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap Report 2016 India has marked its place on 87th.
1. The International Hockey Federation has appointed New Zealand’s Jason McCracken as its Chief Executive Officer.
Awards & Recognition:
1. Antoine Griezmann has been named as the best player in La Liga.
The award ceremony was held in Valencia.
2. G. Balakrishana has won the title of Mr. Universe 2016.
He won the Mr. Universe Under-24 junior contest in 2013 in Germany.
Appointments & Resignations:
1. IPS officer Karnal Singh has appointed as the Director of Enforcement Directorate (ED).
Memorandum of Understanding (MoU):
1. India and New Zealand have signed three agreements.These agreements include:
Double Taxation avoidance
Science & Technology:
1. The Union Ministry of Science and Technology has launched two new schemes to apply science to boost rural economy.
1. Nightingale of Kashmir Raj Begum dies.
She was 89.
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