Current Affairs International - 16 May 2017

1. Edouard Philippe has been appointed as the new prime minister of France.
2. Portugal has won the Eurovision-2017 Song Contest for the first time ever with a melancholy ballad performed by a singer who suffers from a serious heart condition.
3. Authorities in Sanaa declared a state of emergency in the Yemeni capital over a deadly outbreak of cholera.
4. Japanese player Junn Mitsuhashi has been banned for life following an investigation into match-fixing.