Daily Current Affairs Update 24th May 2017 | Latest GK Questions Answers

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Maharashtra government to form ‘Good morning’ squads to tackle open defecation.
  • Aim: To screen and anticipate open crap in towns and locale over the state.
  • These squads will include agents of nearby bodies, self-improvement gatherings, and NGOs, working in the range of sanitation and cleanliness.

New legal chief appointed by Tata.

  • A day after designating another Chief Financial Officer Saurabh Agrawal, Tata Sons has selected a new legal head.
  • The group has designated Shuva Mandal as the Group General Counsel after occupant Bharat Vasani quit the part.
  • Mandal will assume in July 2017.
 The book India 2017 Yearbook released by Union Home Minister.
  • Author: Union Home Secretary, Shri Rajiv Mehrishi.
  • Published by: The Mc Graw-Hill Education India.
Roger Moore, Who Played James Bond 007 Times passes away.
  • Died at age 89.
  • He was appointed as a UNICEF goodwill ambassador in 1991.
  • In seven Bond films, he played the famous spy.
Japan to fabricate war museum in Manipur.
  • It will be built on the hillock at Madiba Lokpal in Bishnupur district in Manipur.
  • It was a place where Japanese camp was located during World War II.
  • Japanese Ambassador: Kenji Hiramatsu.
Swachh Bharat App Launched in National Museum.
  • Aim:  To involve people actively to become part of Swachh Bharat Abhiyan (Clean India Movement).
  • Role: In cultivating the significance of cleanliness to the citizens.
  • App monitored by The Ministry of Culture.
  • At present, this App is available for Android Mobile phones.
For Measuring Happiness Index IIT Kharagpur Signs MoU with Madhya Pradesh.
  • It is a Department of Happiness.
  • The MoU has been marked to team up on the improvement of a Happiness Index for measuring the well­being of the occupants of the state.

Naru, the world’s smallest nation has ratified the International Solar Alliance (ISA) Framework Pact.

  • Aaron Cook, Nauru’s Commerce, Industry and Environment Minister gave over the
    endorsement archive to Union Finance, Defense, and Corporate Affairs Minister Arun Jaitley on May 22, 2017.
  • At present, 30% of the Nauru’s vitality needs are met through solar based power establishments
  • The highest point on Nauru’s terrain is only 65 meters above sea level.
Dubai Police enroll UAE’s first “Robocop”.
  • Aim: To chase down suspects and nab parking fee dodgers.
  • With this tool, the police can reach the public 24/7.
  • Languages added to Roboop’s vocabulary: Russian, Chinese, French, and Spanish.
  • It is a keen, smart framework, and it can easily protect people from crime.
IFFCO dispatches debit card for agriculturists in a joint effort with Bank of Baroda.
  • IFFCO has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Bank of Baroda (BoB).
  • Aim: To promote more digitalization and cashless economy.
  • Uses: For purchase of various agri­products at IFFCO sale counters.


  1. CM of Maharashtra is Devendra Fadnavis, and the governor is C.Vidyasagar Rao.
  2. Tadoba National Park is situated in Maharashtra.
  3. Tata Chairman: Natarajan Chandrasekaran.
  4. Founder of Tata: Jamsetji Tata.
  5. Chairman of NITI Aayog: Prime Minister of India.
  6. The current chairman of NITI Aayog: Shri Narendra Modi.
  7. UNICEF Headquarter: New York City, USA.
  8. Executive Director of UNICEF is Anthony Lake.
  9. MP Chief Minister: Shivraj Singh Chouhan.
  10. India has been positioned at 122 out of 155 nations in the 2017 United Nations’ World
    Satisfaction Index (WHI).
  11. BOB HQ: Vadodara Gujarat.
  12. BOB Chairman: P.S. Jayakumar.

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