09th September 2017 Current Affairs – GK Today
1.The Minister of State for Home Affairs Shri Kiren Rijiju attended the first National Canine Seminar organized by National Security Guard (NSG), in NSG Campus, Manesar (Gurugram), Haryana.
2.The first water ATMs was inaugurated by Telangana State Home Minister N Narasimha Reddy at Nalgonda X Roads.
3.Punjab National Bank (PNB) and BSNL teamed up to roll out open mobile wallet Speedpay across 10 states in the country.
4.The Unique Identification Authority of India’s (UIDAI) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) A.B. Pandey was appointed the interim chairman of the Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN).
5.American e-commerce company Amazon opened its largest fulfillment center (FC) in the country in Hyderabad.
6.The Central Ground Water Board (CGWB) has inked a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore for Development of ground water flow models and preparation of aquifer management plans for parts of Karnataka.
7.India Wrestler Sonam Malik has won a gold medal in Cadet World Wrestling Championship in Athens, by defeating Japanese Wrestler Sena Nagamoto.
8.Hockey India has named Sjoerd Mrijne as the new chief coach of the India men’s senior hockey team.