Current Affairs India - 08 August 2017

1. Justice Dipak Misra, senior-most judge of the Supreme Court has been appointed as the next Chief Justice of India.
2. Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has emerged as the most sought after politician in the State having above half-a-million followers on the microblogging site Twitter.
3. Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has beaten Bengaluru Hockey Association (BHA) in the final in 91st All-India MCC-Murugappa Gold Cup hockey tournament held at Mayor Radhakrishnan stadium , Egmore Chennai.
4. India's Ravindra Jadeja has edged out Bangladesh's Shakib Al Hasan to claim the top-rank among all-rounders apart from maintaining top position in the bowlers' chart in the latest ICC test match rankings.
5. Indian shooter Kynan Chenai has won a bronze in men's trap event at the 7th Asian Championship Shotgun at Astana, Kazakhstan.
6. Veteran Congress leader and former Speaker of West Bengal Assembly Gyan Singh Sohanpal has passed away at the age of 92.