Current Affairs International - 08 August 2017

1. Senior bureaucrat S Aparna, presently Principal Secretary to Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani has been appointed as an Executive Director in the World Bank in the US.
2. Firoz Merchant, an Indian businessman in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been honoured with UAE-s prestigious Community Service Medal.
3. Omar McLeod has powered to the 110 metres hurdles title at the World Athletics Championships in London.