|The second of Scorpene class submarines launched by Raksha Rajya Mantri Subhash Bhamre at Mazagon Dock Shipyard Limited (the first was named Kalveri)||Khanderi|
|The place at which Ramayana Darshanam exhibition was inaugurated by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi through video conferencing on the occasion of birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda||Kanyakumari|
|The place at which National Youth Festival is being organised from 12th to 16th January with the theme Youth for Digital India||Rohtak|
|The European country which has decided to completely replace its FM radio with Digital Audio Broadcasting by December 2017||Norway|
|The European country which has become the first in the world to run all its trains on 100% wind power||Netherlands|
|The city in which world's first Gender Literature Festival is scheduled from 07 to 09 April 2017||Patna|
|The nuclear capable missile test fired from a submarine by Pakistan in a step towards completing its nuclear triad (launch of nuclear weapons from land, air, and sea)||Babur-3|
|The place at which India's first international stock exchange "India International Exchange" has been set up by Bombay Stock Exchange||GIFT city, Gandhinagar|
|The city in which a four-day Nobel Prize Exhibition titled The Nobel Prize: Ideas Changing the World was inaugurated by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi||Ahmedabad|
|The venue of 20th National Conference on e-Governance to be held from 09 to 10 January 2017||Visakhapatnam|
|The theme of New Delhi World Book Fair being held from 7th to 15th January 2017 at Pragati Maidan||Manushi|
|The venue of 15th Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas Convention being held from 07 to 09 January 2017 with the theme Redefined Engagement with Indian Diaspora||Bengaluru|
|The Sikh Guru whose 350th birth anniversary is being celebrated in January 2017||Guru Gobind Singh|
|The renowned sitar player of Beenkar Gharana, recipient of Padma Shri (1970), Padma Bhushan (2006) who passed away on 04 jan 2017||Abdul Halim Jaffer Khan|
|The country which has won the 2016 South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Women's Championship defeating Bangladesh in the finals in Kanchenjunga Stadium, Siliguri||India|
|The new Chief Justice of India||Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar|
|The Bunkar Mitra helpline launched by the Central Govt for the assistance of handloom weavers of the country||1800 208 9988|
|The former Australian cricketer who has been inducted into ICC Cricket Hall of Fame||Arthur Morris|
|The two new Hindi writers who have chosen for the Bhartiya Jnanpith Navlekhan Award 2016||Shraddha and Ghyansham Kumar Devansh|
|The venue of 104th Indian Science Congress held from 03 Jan to 07 Jan 2017||Sri Venkateshwara University, Tirupati|
|The new Secretary General of United Nations Organisation||Antonio Guterres|
|The new Chairman of Chiefs of Staff Committee||Admiral Sunil Lanba|
|The new Chief of Air Staff||Air Chief Marshall BS Dhanoa|
|The new Chief of Army Staff||General Bipin Rawar|
|2017 has been declared by the United Nations as the International Year of||Sustainable Tourism for Development|
The People's President: APJ Abdul Kalam - S.M. Khan
MDR - Merchant Discount Rate
|Men's Singles||Roberto Bautista Agut (Spain)||Daniil Medvedev (Russia)|
|Mens's Doubles||Rohan Bopanna and Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan (India)||Purav Raja and Divij Sharan (India)|
The Best FIFA Men’s Player Award: Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal)
The Best FIFA Women’s Player Award: Carli Lloyd (USA)
The Best FIFA Men’s Coach Award: Claudio Ranieri (Italy)
The Best FIFA Women’s Coach Award: Silvia Neid (Germany)
The FIFA Puskas Award 2016: Mohd Faiz Subri (Malaysia)
The FIFA lifetime achievement award: Falcao (Columbia)
|Award||Drama||Musical or Comedy|
|Best Movie||Moonlight||La La Land|
|Best Actor||Casey Affleck (Manchester by the Sea)||Ryan Gosling (La La Land)|
|Best Actress||Isabelle Huppert (Elle)||Emma Stone (La La Land)|
|Best Director||Damien Chazelle (La La Land)|
|Best Animated Feature Film||Zootopia|
Promulgated on: December 30, 2016.
Purpose: To absolve RBI and Govt of India from the liability of specified bank notes (old Rs 500 and Rs 1,000) after 30 December 2016. These notes were demonetised on November 8, 2016 through a notification issued under the RBI Act, 1934.
Grace period: The ordinance allows the following person to deposit the specified notes with RBI within a grace period notified by the central government.
Persons depositing old notes will be required to make declarations or statements which will be verified by the RBI and the amount will be credited to the person's account if the reasons are found genuine.
Prohibitions related to specified notes: A person will be prohibited from holding, transferring or receiving the specified bank notes from December 31, 2016 onwards. It exempts persons from this prohibition if:
Punishment for holding specified bank notes: Any person holding the specified bank notes, except in the circumstances mentioned above, will be punishable with a fine:
1. Where is mesentery, the newly discovered organ located?
2. On which day is the World Braille Day observed worldwide?
3. Which form is required to be submitted by an account holder to his bank if he does not have a PAN number?
4. On which date is the World Hindi Day observed?
5. How many teams compete at the FIFA World Cup?