Latest Current Affairs 04th November 2018:
Heavy snowfall in Himalayan states :- The Jammu-Srinagar national highway was restored for one way traffic, after remaining closed for over 18 hours due to massive landslides in Ramban district and heavy snowfall in Qazigund, both sides of Jawahar tunnel, Shaitani Nallah & Banihal.
Electioneering picks up in poll bound states :- Electioneering picks up in five poll bound states, BJP Chief Amit Shah is in Chhattisgarh for campaigning, Rajyavardhan Rathore interacts with party workers in Amer, Rajasthan while Congress releases first list of 155 candidates for Madhya Pradesh.
Heavy Snowfall lashes in Himachal Pradesh and Kashmir Valley :- Heavy snowfall in the Himalyan states of Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Jammu and Kashmir brought down temperatures in north and central India.
Vice President participates in India-Zimbabwe Business Forum in Harare :- Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has asked the Zimbabwean companies to take advantage of the current high growth trajectory of the Indian economy, saying the business environment in the country is changing for the better.
640 kg firecrackers seized from 3 different areas in north Delhi :- Delhi Police has seized over 640 kilogram of firecrackers from three different areas in north Delhi, following the Supreme Court order on sale of old firecrackers.
Clean Air Campaign: Around Rs 80 lakh penalty imposed on violators so far :- Under the Clean Air Campaign, around 80 lakh rupees penalty was imposed on violators in the last two days by teams deployed to monitor implementation of measures to combat pollution in Delhi-NCR.
Air pollution level in National Capital continues to remain very poor :- The air pollution level in the National Capital continues to remain in the very poor category.
Kerala: Prohibitory orders imposed around Ayyappa temple in view of tomorrow’s pooja :- In Kerala, prohibitory orders have been imposed around the Ayyappa temple in Sabarimala.
J&K: Two SPO turned terrorists killed in Shopian encounter :- Two SPO turned terrorists have been killed in an encounter with security forces in Shopian on Saturday.
Congress releases list of candidates for 155 seats in Madhya Pradesh Polls :- The Congress has released its first list of candidates, 155 in total, for the Madhya Pradesh assembly polls.
Electioneering picks up for first phase of Assembly elections in Chhattisgarh :- In Chhattisgarh, electioneering has gained momentum in 18 constituencies which will go to polls in the first phase on the 12th of this month.
Sri Lanka: Four new ministers sworn-in into PM Rajapakse’s Cabinet ;- In Sri Lanka, four new ministers were sworn in Sunday afternoon even as there is no clarity over convening of Parliament.
15 killed in 31-vehicle pile-up on Chinese highway :- At Least 15 people have been killed in a highway pile-up involving at least 31 cars in northwest China’s Gansu province.
US-led coalition strikes kill 14 civilians in east Syria ;- At least 14 civilians were killed on Saturday in US-led coalition air strikes on the Islamic State group’s last holdout in eastern Syria.
Violent protests continue in Pak over acquittal of Asiya Bibi in blasphemy case :- Violent protests continue to rock several towns in Pakistan against acquittal of Asiya Bibi by Supreme Court in a blasphemy case.