01st December 2017 Current Affairs – Gk Today
1.World AIDS Day is celebrated on 01st December. This Year Theme is “Right to health”.
2.India and Singapore sign agreement on enhancing naval cooperation.
3.Sunil Kumar Chourasia has been appointed as the new Director General of Ordnance Factories (DGOF) and Chairman of the Ordnance Factory Board (OFB).
4.Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the 15th edition of the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit in New Delhi.
5.A 14-day training exercise of the Indian and British armies ‘Exercise Ajeya Warrior-2017’ at the Mahajan Field Firing Ranges, Rajasthan.
6.President, Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated the Hornbill Festival and State Formation Day celebrations of Nagaland in Kisama.
7.Minister of State for Home Affairs Shri Kiren Rijiju inaugurated the 7th edition of 3-day ‘Kathakar: International Storytellers Festival’ in New Delhi.
8.NSE group firm India Index Services and Products Ltd (IISL) has launched the Nifty LargeMidcap 250 Index.
9.Lipstick Under My Burkha, which explores women’s sexuality, has bagged a top prize at the TVE Global Sustainability Film Awards in London.
10.Ankushita Boro (Assam) won The Best Boxer title in World Youth Women’s Boxing Championship held in Guwahati.
11.Prominent Gandhian and freedom fighter Saraswati Tripathy has passed away.