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.