Latest Current Affairs 29th November 2018
SC allows candidates above 25 years to apply for NEET UG 2019 :- The Supreme Court has allowed Medical aspirants above 25 years to appear in NEET undergraduate exam 2019 for MBBS and BDS seats across the country.
PM Modi arrives in Buenos Aires to attend G20 Summit :- Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived in Buenos Aires for the G 20 summit. The G 20 Meeting in Argetina’s capital is extremely crucial. In the two day G20 Summit, Top world leaders would focus on “Building consensus for a fair and sustainable development” and India will focus on Reforms in the multilateral order. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will put before the world his ideas about the future of jobs, digital revolution, Oil price fluctuations and pioneering idea of a Global Disaster Resilient Infrastructure . DD News Correspondent has more details from Buenos Aires..
Foreign Minister of Mozambique visits India :- External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday co-chaired the 4th India-Mozambique Joint Commission Meeting with with Foreign Minister of Mozambique , who arrived in New Delhi on Wednesday.
Arun Jaitley addresses CII Health Summit in New Delhi :- Union Finance MInister Arun Jaitley said that health care and agriucltural sectors recquire federal institutions along the lines of GST.
GDP back series data globally more comparable: FM :- Finance Miniser Arun Jaitley said that GDP back series data, which was released on Wednesday, is Globally More comparable and gives clear picture of Indian state of the economy.
Maharashtra Assembly passes Maratha quota Bill :- Maharashtra Assembly passes Maratha quota Bill.
President presents Standards to 118 Helicopter Unit & Colours to ADC in Guwahati :- President Ram Nath Kovind on Thrusday presented the Standard and Colours Award to 118 Helicopter Unit, Air Defence College, in acknowledgement of its meritorious service to the nation at the Air Force Station, Borjhar in Guwahati.
Electioneering in top gear in Rajasthan, Telangana :- Electioneering has gained momentum in Telangana and Rajasthan with only a week left for the polling.
J&K: Polling for 5th phase of panchayat poll concludes :- In Jammu and Kashmir, a high voter turnout was recorded during fifth phase of panchayat poll in the state.
ISRO successfully launches PSLV-C43 carrying satellite HysIS :- India’s latest earth observation satellite HySIS were launched successfully onboard the Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle- -C43 Thursday morning from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre, in Sriharikota, Chennai. 30 other satellites were also launched after a restart of the rocket’s fourth stage.
Symposium on ‘Gandhi Today’ held in Kathmandu :- In Nepal as part of 150th Birth Anniversary celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi a symposium on “Gandhi Today” was organised in Kathmandu Thursday evening.
Maldives Parliament passes motion to repeal age limit on presidential candidacy :- Maldives Parliament has passed a motion with required three-fourth majority to repeal the age limit on presidential candidates.
Sri Lanka: 14 MPs of TNA extend support for restoration of UNF led govt :- Amidst continuing political uncertainty in Sri Lanka, 14 MPs of Tamil National Alliance (TNA) on Thursday extended support for restoration of government headed by United National Front (UNF) as it existed prior to 26th October.
UN climate talks need compromise, not stubbornness: UN chief :- UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged leaders at the UN climate conference kicking off next week to set aside stubbornness and instead compromise to seal a deal on implementing the Paris climate accord.
Sri Lanka Parliament passes motion to cut Budget of PM office :- Sri Lanka’s Parliament on Thursday agreed to cut the budget of the Prime Minister’s office, a move designed to hinder premier Mahinda Rajapaksa whose supporters boycotted the vote amid a weeks-long political crisis that shows no sign of ending.
Carlsen retains World Chess Championship title :- World number one Norwegian Magnus Carlsen has retained his World Chess Championship title, beating US opponent Fabiano Caruana in a tie-breaker event.
- Latest Current affairs of 16th November 2018
Media needs to retain credibility: FM Arun Jaitley :- Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday inaugurated the National Press Day celebrations, organised by the Press Council of India in New Delhi.
Sabarimala Temple opens amid heavy security :- SabarimalaTemple has opened for 62-day long annual pilgrimage season, Mandala Pooja-Magaravilaku, amid heavy security.
PM Modi to visit Maldives today to attend swearing in ceremony of new President :- Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Maldives’ capital Male on Saturday to attend the swearing in ceremony of country’s new President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih.
Sri Lanka’s Parliament again passses no Confidence motion against Rajapaksa Govt :- Sri Lanka’s Parliament on Friday passed another no Confidence motion against new government of Mahinda Rajapaksa as Speaker Karu Jayasuriya took a vote under heavy police presence.