Daily Current Affairs – 17th December 2020

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Daily Current Affairs One Liners – 17 December 2020 .

* The Indian Coast Guard Launches Operation Oliva To Protect Turtles

* CRISIL Forecasted India’s GDP At -7.7% For The Year 2021

*GRSE , Kolkata Built ‘Himgiri , The 1st Of The 3 Project 17A Ships Launched In Kolkata

GRSE : Garden Reach Shipbuilders And Engineers

* Maharashtra Govt Introduces Unified Development Control Rules For Real Estate

* Norway Signs MoU With Clean Ganga Mission For Development Of Sludge Management Framework In India

* S&P Revises India’s GDP Contraction Forecast In FY21 To 7.7% From 9% Earlier

* RBI Re-Appoints Uday Kotak As MD Of Kotak Mahindra Bank For Another 3 Years

* 2020 Champions Of The Earth Award Has Been Awarded To 6 Individuals

UNEP Is Presenting The Champions Of The Earth Award Since 2005

* Frank Bainimarama (Policy Leadership) Won Champions Of The Earth Award 2020

* Yacouba Sawadogo (Inspiration & Action) Won Champions Of The Earth Award 2020

* Fabian Leendertz (Science & Innovation) Won Champions Of The Earth Award 2020

* Nemonte Nenquimo (Inspiration & Action) Won Champions Of The Earth Award 2020

* Robert Bullard (Lifetime Achievement) Won Champions Of The Earth Award 2020

* Mindy Lubber (Entrepreneurial Vision) Won Champions Of The Earth Award 2020

* Amish Tripathi’s Book ” Dharma : Decoding The Epics For A Meaningful Life ” To Release On Dec 28

* Dharma : Decoding The Epics for A Meaningful Life Co-Authored By Bhavana Roy

* Gujarat Become The 1st State To Have The Modernize Fire Safety Certification Process

* ” FX 4 U ” Technology-Based Product Launched By Canara Bank

* It Is Launched To Help Customers Of Its Internet Banking Facilities To Handle Forex Transactions

* Girija Vaidyanathan & K Satyagopal Appointed As Expert Members Of The NGT

* NGT : National Green Tribunal

* Former Indian Footballer Mr D Ethiraj Passed Away Recently

* A Member Of The Indian Side Who Won Men’s Football Gold At The 1962 Asian Games

* Italy’s Riccardo Riccò Has Received A Lifetime Ban From Cycling

* UNDP Published 2020 Human Development Index

* This Year’s Report Is Themed On ” Human Development And The Anthropocene ”

* Published By The United Nations Development Programme Since 1990

* Norway Ranked 1st & Ireland Ranked 2nd In Human Development Index 2020

* Switzerland Ranked 3rd & Hong Kong 4th In Human Development Index 2020

* Iceland Ranked 5th & Germany 6th In Human Development Index 2020

* Sweden Ranked 7th & Australia 8th In Human Development Index 2020

* Netherlands Ranked 9th & Denmark 10th In Human Development Index 2020

* United States Ranked 17th In Human Development Index 2020

* Israel Ranked 19th & Japan 19th In Human Development Index 2020

* Russia Ranked 52nd & Sri Lanka 72nd In Human Development Index 2020

* Brazil Ranked 84th & China 85th In Human Development Index 2020

* South Africa Ranked 114th & Bhutan 129th In Human Development Index 2020

* India Ranked 131th In Human Development Index 2020

* Bangladesh Ranked 133rd & Nepal 142nd In Human Development Index 2020

* Pakistan Ranked 154th & Afghanistan 169th In Human Development Index 2020

* Niger Ranked 189th (Last) In Human Development Index 2020

* 12th GRIHA Summit Held Virtually On 15 December , 2020

* Theme Of The 12th GRIHA Virtual Summit Is ” Rejuvenating Resilient Habitats ”

GRIHA : Green Rating For Integrated Habitat Assessment

* Jairam Ramesh’s New Book ” The Light of Asia : The Poem That Defined The Buddha ” Will Be Published In May 2021

* The Book Endeavors To Describe The Life & Time Of Prince Gautama Siddhartha

* Andhra Pradesh Govt Launched The YSR Free Crop Insurance Scheme

* 1st Maritime Theatre Command (MTC) Of India Is To Be Launched In 2021

* Jaffna Stallions Win The Inaugural Lanka Premier League 2020

👤* Manoj Singh Rawat Appointed As The Additional Director General Of ITBP

ITBP : Indo Tibetian Border Police .

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