Current Affairs International 08-09-10-11 February 2018

  1. Ricky Ponting has been appointed as the assistant coach for Australia-s cricket team for 2019 World Cup.
  2. Egypt-s President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has been elected as the chairman of the African Union at the continental body-s summit in Ethiopia.
  3. US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has announced the names of the American private sector members of the US-India CEO Forum.
  4. Father Francois Laborde, a 92-year-old priest has been conferred with the Légion d'Honneur (Legion of Honour), the highest civilian award of France, in recognition of his work for specially-abled children.
  5. France-s Corentin Moutet has clinched the Chennai Open ATP Challenger tournament title.
  6. John Dingell, the longest-serving congressman in US history has passed away at the age of 92.
  7. Oscar-nominated British actor Albert Finney has passed away at the age of 82.