17th November 2017 Current Affairs in English- Today GK Updates

17th November 2017 Current Affairs in English

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1. India’s rating lifted by Moody’s

Major Highlights:

  • The Moody is the rating agency situated in the New York.
  • By the agency rating for Indian government has been raised from Baa2 to Baa3. Also, the outlook has been changed from positive to ‘stable’.
2. Da Vinci Masterpiece sold for $450 million

Major Highlights:

  • The famous and renowned painter Leonardo Da Vinci’s Painting of the Jesus Christ has been auctioned and sold for $450.3 million.
  • The selling price in the auction has set new records.
  • The painting ‘Salvator Mundi’ is a contemporary art of post war.
3. Sampriti 2017: India Bangladesh holds joint exercise

Major Highlights:

  • The joint training exercise “Sampriti 2017” in Mizoram to strengthen the cooperation between the armies.
  • The exercise was started on November 6 which later on progressed to various tactical exercises.
4. Indian origin woman gets top UK policing post

Major Highlights:

  • Mille Banerjee has been appointed as the secretary for policing by the British secretary Amber Rudd.
  • Earlier to this, she was a chairperson of British Transport Police Authority for seven years.
5. National Shooting Championship: Shagun bagged the crown

Major Highlights:

  • Shagun Chowdhary won the women’s trap event at the 61st National Shooting Championship.
6. China Open Super Series Premier: Sindhu in Quarters

Major Highlights:

  • PV Sindhu managed to sail in the quarterfinals after defeating China’s Hua Yue.
  • HS Pranoy and Saina Nehwal faced the defeat before reaching any recognizable level.

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