Current Affairs International - 17 May 2017

1. The World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD) is observed on 17 May.
2. Ovais Sarmad, an Indian has been appointed to the post of Deputy Executive Secretary of UN.
3. The One Belt, One Road (OBOR) Summit or Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has concluded in Beijing, China.
4. A 44-year-old Nepalese mountaineer Lhakpa Sherpa has broken her own world record for the most Everest summits by a woman after scaling the world's tallest peak for the eighth time.