Latest Current Affairs 28th November 2018
Poll campaigning intensifies in Telangana, Rajasthan: Senior BJP leaders also campaigned extensively in Rajasthan, including Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adithyanath and Union Minister Rajyavardhan Rathore. Party President Amit Shah and Union Minister Sushma Swaraj campaigned in Telangana.
PM Modi leaves for Argentina to attend G20 summit: Prime Minister Narendra Modi enroute to Buenos Aires to take part in G20 summit; reforms in WTO, global economy, trade, issues of terrorism and money laundering to be raised; PM to hold bilateral meeting Chinese President Xi Jinping; Tripartite talks with US President Donald Trump and Japanses PM Shinzo Abe also likely.
PM Modi addresses poll rallies in Nagaur & Bharatpur: Prime Minister Narendra Modi injected a fresh dose of enthusiasm among the BJP cadre by addressing two election raliies in the run up to assembly polls in Rajasthan.
J&K: 2 terrorists neutralized, 3 army personnel injured ingunfight in Budgam: In Jammu and Kashmir, two terrorists were killed and three army personnel injured in a gunfight that broke out between terrorists and security forces in Chatergam area of Central Kashmir’s Budgam district early Wednesday morning.
Two union ministers leave for ground-breaking ceremony of Kartarpur corridor in Pakistan:Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal and Hardeep Singh Puri left to attend the ground-breaking ceremony of Dera Baba Nanak-Kartarpur Sahib corridor in Pakistan on Wednesday.
PM to leave for G20 Summit in Argentina; digital revolution, terrorism on agenda:Prime Minister Narendra Modi will leave for Argentina on Wednesday evening (November 28) to attend the G-20 summit.
Electioneering in top gear for Telangana and Rajasthan Assemblies:The BJP rolled out its Rajasthan poll manifesto on Tuesday, promising 30,000 new government jobs every year, 50 lakh employment opportunities over the next five years in the private sector and an allowance for the educated jobless.
Pak PM Imran Khan lays foundation stone for Kartarpur corridor:Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday laid the foundation stone for a corridor linking Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Pakistan’s Kartarpur – the final resting place of Sikh faith’s founder Guru Nanak Dev – to Dera Baba Nanak shrine in India’s Gurdaspur district to facilitate visa-free movement of Indian Sikh pilgrims.
Sri Lankan Chief of Defence Staff arrested for helping abduction & murder case suspect:Sri Lankan chief of defence staff (CDS) Ravindra Wijegunaratne was arrested on Wednesday and remanded till 5th of next month in a case of protecting an accused in kidnapping case during LTTE war period.
Five killed in Nepal road mishap:In Nepal at least five persons have died in a road accident in Dailekh district on Wednesday.
Hockey World Cup 2018: India Thrash South Africa 5-0 :Hosts India made a perfect start at the 2018 Men’s Hockey World Cup in Bhubaneswar with a commanding 5-0 win over South Africa in their Pool C opener on Wednesday. Simranjeet Singh scored two goals, while Lalit Upadhyay, Akashdeep Singh and Mandeep Sing slammed a goal apiece to fashion India’s win.
Men’s Hockey WC: Optimistic India look to repeat 1975 glory:Armed with a sense of togetherness, self- belief and a strong crowd backing them every moment, India will seek to end 43 years of hurt when they begin the Hockey World Cup campaign against South Africa in Bhubaneshwar on Wednesday.
49th IFFI concludes with gala ceremony in Goa:49th edition of International film festival of India concluded with a gala ceremony held at the Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Stadium in Taleigaon.
Films, masterclass and much more – IFFI 2018 to come to an end today:The 49th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) will end in Goa on Wednesday with a glittering ceremony.
‘HySIS’ countdown for tomorrow’s launch begins:The 28-hour countdown for the launch of India’s earth observation satellite HySIS along with 30 international satellites onboard the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle- -C43 -began at 5.58 am Wednesday morning at the Satish Dhawan Space Centre, in Sriharikota, 100 km from Chennai.
Gene-editing scientist under scrutiny of Chinese authorities:The rebuke from China was fast and furious.
- 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.