Current Affairs Today - Current Affairs 2017

हिंदी करंट अफेयर्स प्रश्नोत्तरी 2017 के लिए यहाँ क्लिक करें.

Curiosity discovers flower-like object

Curiosity rover which was sent to Mars by NASA to explore the planet has spotted an unusual flower-like formation embedded in the Martian rock, along with a snake-like rock formation adorning the planet’s surface.

Where currently the rover is?

The rover is currently going through a shallow depression named “Yellowknife Bay,” after spending its first four months deep inside Gale Crater.

On Mars the days are 2.7% longer than days on Earth at an average of 24 hours and 37 minutes. The days on Mars are called ‘sols’.


Kohli wins ‘CEAT International cricketer of the year’

Virat Kohli has won the ‘CEAT international cricketer of the year’ 2011-12 award.

Other Awards:

‘CEAT Indian youngster of the year’ : Unmukt Chand (captained Indian team to victory in the under-19 World Cup)

Team of the year: Pakistan

‘Lifetime achievement award’: Zaheer Abbas

Under India-Pakistan special awards:

Best batsman-ODI: Inzamam-ul-Haq

Best batsman-Test: Sunil Gavaskar

Best bowler-Test: Kapil Dev

Best bowler-ODI: Wasim Akram

‘CEAT audience choice awards’: Virender Sehwag and Saeed Anwar