Current affairs 11th December

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In today’s article you will read about :
1 . Agni-5 missile successfully test-fired
2 . International Mountain Day: 11 December
3 . Sameer Aggarwal appointed as CBO of Walmart India
4 . DMK MP Kanimozhi gets the best woman Parliamentarian Award
5 . India’s Prathamesh Maulingkar Won Mister Supranational 2018

Agni-5 missile successfully test-fired :

India successfully test-fired nuclear-capable ballistic missile ‘Agni-5’ from Dr Abdul Kalam Island, off the Odisha coast. The missile was launched with the help of a mobile launcher from launch pad-4 of the Integrated Test Range (ITR) at Dr Abdul Kalam Island in the Bay of Bengal. It was a user associated trial and was conducted by the Strategic Force Command with DRDO scientists.

International Mountain Day: 11 December :

International Mountain Day is held every year on 11 December, which was established by the UN General Assembly in 2003 to encourage sustainable development in mountains.  The theme for 2018 IMD is  “Mountains Matter”. 

Sameer Aggarwal appointed as CBO of Walmart India :

Walmart India, the U.S. retail major, appointed Sameer Aggarwal as its Chief Business Officer. Mr.Sameer has been elevated from his position as EVP, chief strategy and administrative officer to the Chief Business Officer with immediate effect. Aggarwal will now lead strategy, merchandising, cost analytics, e-commerce, technology, marketing, and replenishment.

DMK MP Kanimozhi gets the best woman Parliamentarian Award :

Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) Member of Parliament (MP), Kanimozhi will be awarded as “Best Woman Parliamentarian – Rajya Sabha” by the Vice-President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu at Dr. Ambedkar International Center in New Delhi. A 10-member board of Jury of eminent personalities headed by Murali Manohar Joshi selected Kanimozhi for the award presented by Lokmat Group of Newspaper.

India’s Prathamesh Maulingkar Won Mister Supranational 2018 :

Goa’s Prathamesh Maulingkar has created history by becoming the first Asian/Indian to win Mister Supranational title in a competition held at Krynica-Zdroj, Poland. At the same pageant, Mister Supranational Poland was adjudged first runner-up, Mister Supranational Brazil was adjudged second runner-up and Mister Supranational Thailand was announced as the third runner-up.