PM Modi holds several bilateral meetings with world leaders in Buenos Aires:Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a meeting with President of Argentina, Mauricio Macri, German Chancellor, Presidents of France and South Africa, among others in Buenos Aires.
AJL Case: CBI files charge sheet against former Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda, Congress leader Motilal Vora:The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) filed a charge sheet against former Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, Congress leader Motilal Vora and Associated Journals Ltd (AJL), in the National Herald case.
HM Rajnath Singh to inaugurate 19th Hornbill Festival in Nagaland:Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will inaugurate the 19th Hornbill Festival at Kisama village near state capital Kohima in Nagaland today.
J&K: Sixth phase of Panchayat elections underway:In Jammu and Kashmir, sixth phase of Panchayat elections has begun. The polling, which started at 8 AM, will end at 2 PM. A total of 7,156 candidates are in the fray for 406 Sarpanches and 2277 Panches in this phase.
Asia Pacific Summit-2018 begins in Kathmandu:The Asia Pacific Summit-2018 has started in Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal. The theme of two day Summit is “Addressing the Critical Challenges of Our Time: Interdependence, Mutual Prosperity, and Universal Values”.
Lankan President and UNF leaders meet end without any clear solution:The meeting of Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena with leaders of United National Front (UNF) last night ended positively but without any clear solution to resolve the political crisis.
Former US president George H W Bush passes away at 94:George H W Bush, the 41st president of the US who led America during the dramatic collapse of the Soviet Union and engineered the defeat of an audacious Iraqi invasion of Kuwait, died on Friday. He was 94.
UK amends weapons bill to ensure right to possession of kirpans by Sikhs:The UK government has confirmed an amendment to a new weapons bill going through the Parliament to ensure that it would not impact the right of the British Sikh community to possess and supply Kirpans, or religious swords.
G20 summit: India presents 9-point agenda on fugitive economic offenders:India on Friday presented a nine-point agenda to G20 member nations calling for strong and active cooperation among them to comprehensively deal with fugitive economic offenders.
Men’s Hockey World Cup: Netherlands to take on Malaysia, Germany to face Pakistan:Men’s Hockey World Cup: Netherlands to take on Malaysia, and Germany to face Pakistan today
NASA’s Martian quake sensor InSight lands at slight angle:NASA’s unmanned Martian quake sensor, InSight, has landed at a slight angle on the Red Planet, and experts are hopeful the spacecraft will work as planned, the US space agency said on Friday.
World AIDS Day – Know Your Status:World Health Organisation joins global partners to observe the day under the theme ”Know Your Status” urging people to know their HIV infection status through testing, and to access HIV infection prevention, treatment and care services.
- Latest Current Affairs of 26th November 2018
Latest Current Affairs of 26th November 2018
Campaigning for Assembly polls ends in Mizoram, MP:After Chhattisgarh it is now the turn of Mizoram and Madhya Pradesh, Campaigning for the polls in these two states slated for 28th of November came to an end at 5 pm on Monday. The final day of campaigning saw top leaders canvassing for votes in rallies and meetings across both states.
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu lays foundation stone of Kartarpur Corridor:Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu laid the foundation stone of the Kartarpur corridor calling it the “beginning of a new chapter” in India-Pakistan ties. He said the corridor is a path that opens up new possibilities. Describing it as a truly path breaking, potentially transformative moment, the Vice President called the shrine one of peace, harmony and humanism to the universal vision of a world as one family. The demand to set up a corridor had been discussed for nearly two decades and was fulfilled today.
Sri Lanka’s SC sets 7 judge bench to decide upon President’s proclamation:Sri Lanka’s Supreme Court has constituted a seven judge bench to decide upon President’s proclamation to dissolve the parliament while a court of appeal will hear on Friday the petition challenging holding of Prime Minister post by Mahinda Rajapaksa.
Constitution Day being celebrated across country today:Constitution Day is being celebrated across the country today.
President ,PM Modi President remembers 26/11 martyrs:Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that the nation will never forget the 26/11 dastardly attacks.
Nation remembers victims of 26/11 attacks, rich tributes paid to martyrs:President Ram Nath Kovind led the nation in remembering the victims and martyrs of the 26/11, 2008 Mumbai terror attacks. External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj called on Pakistan to fulfil its international obligation by implementing sanctions against those responsible for the attack. EAM Swaraj also welcomed the statement made by US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on the 10th anniversary of the terror Attacks announcing a five million dollar reward for information leading to the arrest in any country of any individual who committed, conspired, aided or abetted the Mumbai attacks…. Here’s a report…
PM Modi addresses rallies in Rajasthan:Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed three mega rallies in Rajasthan. Prime Minister urged people to vote for the BJP for fast-pace development of the state. While addressing rallies at Bhilwara, Dungarpur and Kota, the PM launched a frontal attack on the Congress party.
Campaigning for assembly polls to end in Madhya Pradesh and Mizoram today:In Mizoram and Madhya Pradesh, the campaigning for the assembly polls will end today.
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu lays foundation stone for Dera Baba Nanak-Kartarpur Sahib Corridor:Its a historic day for the sikh devotees across the world as they will soon get a corridor that will allow them to visit the Kartarpur Saahib Gurudwara in Pakistan.
Maldives SC overturns conviction of former president Md. Nasheed :Maldives Supreme Court has overturned conviction of former president Mohamed Nasheed in a controversial case of terrorism.