Current Affairs India 08-09 November 2017

1. Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia has been designated as the new Finance Secretary.
2. Indian translator Arunava Sinha-s translation of Sangeeta Bandyopadhyay-s Bengali book -The Yogini- has wonn the 2017 PEN Translates grant.
3. Indian short film -The School Bag- has won the 'Best Short Film Award' at the South Asian Film Festival of Montreal (SAFFM).
4. Apollo Munich Health Insurance Company, a joint venture between integrated healthcare provider Apollo Hospitals Group and the Munich Re Group has been conferred with the 21st Asia Insurance Industry Awards in the "General Insurance Company of the Year" category.
5. H.S Prannoy has won men-s singles title at the 82nd Senior National Championship in Nagpur, Maharashtra.
6. M.C. Mary Kom (48kg) has notched up her fifth gold medal at the Asian Women-s Boxing Championships in Vietnam.
7. Saina Nehwal has become the national champion for the third time in the women's singles final of Senior National Badminton Championships in Nagpur, Maharashtra.