5th December 2017 Current Affairs in English
1. Bollywood Veteran Shashi Kapoor takes final bow
- The former took his last breath on 4th December 2017 at the age of 79.
- The actor was honored with Padma Bhushan in the year 2011 for his contribution in Art-Cinema.
- The actor has also received Dada Sahab Phalke award in 2015.
2. Supreme Court allows enforcement of travel ban by Trump
- The US President Trump had proposed ban of travelers from 6 Muslim countries.
- The list of countries is Somalia, Yemen, Syria, Libya, Iran and Chad.
3. Deepika Kumari bags bronze to India in Indoor Archery World Cup
- Deepika at the Stage 2 of the event ended up her journey by winning bronze.
- The event concluded on Sunday in Bangkok.
4. India’s Coffee exports rise by 8%
- India is the Asia’s third largest producer and exporter of the coffee who’s exporting is rose by 8% i.e. 3.61 lakh tones.
- The major consumers of the coffee exported by Indian are Russia, Italy and Germany.
5. Ajay Kumar Reddy to lead the Indian team ODI for World Cup for the Blind
- The Ajay Kumar Reddy of Andhra Pradesh will lead Indian squad of 17 members for the 5th ODI World Cup Tournament for the Blind.
- The event will held in January 2018.
- The team is looked after by the CABI (Cricket Association for the Blind in India).