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Major News and Events of 27 January 2017

What Happened on 27 January 2017


Oppo A57 'selfie-centric' smartphone' Soon to be Launched in India

As per reports, Oppo is going to launch its A57 ‘selfie-centric’ smartphone' in India on 3 February. As the design is concerned, this phone has many of its characteristics of its F1 series.

This smartphone was launched in China last year in November. The phone comes with a 5.2-inch HD LCD display (1280×720 pixel) with 2.5D curved glass design and powered by a 1.4GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 processor along with an Adreno 505 GPU. It runs on Android6 Marshmallow based Color 3.0 OS. Oppo A57 weighs only 147 grams. Its latest price in China is 1,599 Yuan (approx Rs 16,000).

Kerala: Crude Bombs Thrown at BJP Offices

As per reports, crude bombs were thrown at Bharatiya Janata Party's offices in Naruvanur and Mattanur regions of Kerala during the late hours of Thursday night. Both of the offices were severely damaged.

Reacting to the incident, one of the leaders of BJP Nalin Kohli said that all these are happening because people are associated with Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and BJP. He also expressed his grief on the situations taking place in Kerala.

In another incident, a bomb was thrown near a public meeting venue of CPI (M) state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan at Kannur. This took place a few hours before the attack on BJP's offices.




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