The Andhra Pradesh government appointed N Sambasiva Rao as Andhra Pradesh DGP. Chief Secretary Dinesh Kumar, in an order issued on 24/11/2017, stated that Mr Sambasiva Rao, IPS officer of 1984 batch, has been transferred and posted as DGP (Hopf) of the State in the existing vacancy with immediate effect.. . . . .
Lionel Messi received his fourth Golden Shoe award on 24/11/2017 for leading all of Europe's leagues in scoring last season. Messi scored 37 in the Spanish league, beating out Dutch striker Bas Dost, who netted 34 for Sporting Lisbon in the Portuguese league. The 30-year-old Messi also led Europe's league in scoring. . . . .