Current Affairs 14 January 2017Current Affairs
14 January 2017 Current Affairs
Ronaldo and bolts nominated for laureus World Sports Award 2017
Portugal footballer Cristiano Ronaldo and the world's fastest man Usain Bolt of Jamaica 'laureus World Sports Award 2017 "has been nominated for.
About Usain Bolt:
About Cristiano Ronaldo:
Laureus World Sports Awards in 2017:
Other players listed:
Barack Obama awarded the Medal of Freedom to Joe Biden
US President Barack Obama at the end of his term on January 12, 2017 Presidential Medal of Freedom awarded to Vice President Joe Biden. The awards for their excellent work being done by the public was due.
Joe Biden, the awards have become the fourth American man. His former Pope John Paul II, Ronald Reagan and Colin Powell has received this award.
• 47th Vice President of the United States Joe Biden.
• He is the first Roman Catholic who had the honor of being the Vice President of the US.
• They are members of the Democratic Party.
• Senator Joe Biden of Delaware from 1973. In 2009 he was Vice President.
• They were first appointed to the Senate in 1972. In the history of the United States, becoming the sixth youngest senator in person.
Presidential Medal of Freedom:
• This is the highest civilian award given by the US president.
• Established in 1963 by President John F. Kennedy was.
• The award is given to the person, taking into account the national interest, world peace, cultural or public interest be served.
• It is not just limited to US citizens.
• civilian honor, yet it can be given to the armed forces.