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One Liners of the Day : 14 October 2017

National

  • The first diesel-electric locomotive built by US conglomerate General Electric has arrived in India at – Mudra Port, Gujarat
  • Minister of Commerce & Industry Suresh Prabhu kick-starts – Make In Sweden 2017
  • The first mobile health app in the three Armed Services, was launched by Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa – MedWatch 
  • Tata to merge telecom business with - Bharti Airtel
  • In August 2017, IIP rises to 9-month high of  - 4.3% 

International

  • Theme of the GCCS 2017 is - 'Cyber4All: An Inclusive, Sustainable, Developmental, Safe and Secure Cyberspace'.
  • Country has announced to withdraw from UNESCO – US
  • China has become the world’s largest Ice Cream producer after overtaking – US
  • Aerospace Company Successfully launched rocket, on ocean platform – Space X

Person In News

  • CEO and Vice Chairman of Samsung Electronics resigned- Oh-hyun

Sports

  • Country topped the medal tally with seven gold medals, in the Track Asia Cup – India
  • Indian cyclist have qualified for the UCI Track Cycling World Cup Deborah and - Aleena Reji

General Knowledge

  • The largest private port of India located on the north shores of the Gulf of Kutch – Mudra Port
  • The capital and largest city of Egypt – Cairo
  • District in Tamil Nadu Known as Blue Mountains - Nilgiris

     

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