Latest Current Affairs of 02 November 2018.
PM Modi arrives in Delhi after successfully concluding G20 Summit in Argentina: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday returned home after a hectic visit to Argentina, which witnessed Prime Minister’s participation at the G20 Summit, and also in several bilateral and plurilateral meetings.
India’s first locomotive-less train ‘Train 18’ crosses 180 kmph speed limit: India’s first locomotive-less less train, known as Train 18, breached the 180 kmph speed limit during a test run on Sunday.
Need to strengthen Primary Healthcare system in country: Vice President: Ensure that the treatment provided by them is not only accessible but also affordable.
Poll campaigning in Top Gear in Rajasthan, Telangana: Electioneering in top gear in poll-bound states of Rajasthan and Telangana; senior BJP leaders Rajnath Singh and Sushma Swaraj campaign in Rajasthan …BJP President Amit Shah campaigns in Telangana… senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal holds press briefing in Hyderabad… TRS releases manifesto …
Sunil Arora takes over as new Chief Election Commissioner of India: Sunil Arora on Sunday took charge as the Chief Election Commissioner of India . He succeeded OP Rawat who retired today. Arora was appointed as election commissioner in September 2017.
PM Modi holds 9 bilateral meetings in Argentina: The last day of Prime Minister Narendra Modi saw a hectic flurry of bilateral meetings beginning with a very special breakfast catch up with Argentine President Maurisio Macri.
India to host G20 summit in 2022: G20 nations accepted India’s proposal to allow the world’s fastest growing economy to celebrate 75 years of independence in a very special way.
US accuses Russia of meddling in polls: US Defense Secretary James Mattis has said that Russian operatives attempted to interfere in the 2018 midterm elections.
General election is the only method to establish democracy: Rajapaksa: In Sri Lanka, new Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa has asserted that a general election is the only method to establish democracy in the country, while party of ousted Prime Minister Ranil Wickremsinghe has said it is ready for elections but legitimate government should be established first.
Sri Lanka : Political crisis likely to last longer: In Sri Lanka, the political crisis is likely to last longer as the Supreme Court crucial hearing against the dissolution of Parliament will be held next week.
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Jammu and Kashmir: Two JeM modules busted in Pulwama:2 modules of Jaish-e-Mohammad outfit busted in Tral & Khrew in South Kashmir; Police arrests 10 of its associate; Huge quantity of incriminating materials recovered.
Election Commission initiates special arrangements for differently abled voters:The Election Commission of India has made unique measures to make voting process little special and smooth for the differently abled voters this year.
Punjab : Voices grow for action against Navjot Singh Sidhu:Voices are growing within Punjab Unit of Congress party calling for action against senior minister Navjot Singh Sidhu for making what they think derogatory remarks against Chief Minister Amrinder Singh.
Chennai: Vice President inaugurates Rainbow Children’s Hospital:Vice President, M Venkaiah Naidu has said that the private sector must ensure that the treatment provided by them is not only accessible but also affordable.
J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik rebuts Omar’s charges:Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik has asserted that there was no attempt to tamper with the act governing the permanent resident certificate in the state, saying such reports were “frivolous and unfounded”.
TRS releases manifesto for Telangana assembly polls:The Telangana Rashtra Samithi released its manifesto for assembly polls on Sunday.
PM Modi returns home after historic G-20 summit:Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday returned home after a hectic visit to Argentina, which witnessed Prime Minister’s participation at the G20 Summit, and also in several bilateral and pluri-lateral meetings.
Campaigning intensifies in Rajasthan and Telangana:Campaigning intensifies for Rajasthan and Telangana assembly polls; Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses rally in both the states; BJP President Amit Shah also campaigns in Rajasthan; Congress President Rahul Gandhi addresses public rally in Telangana.
UN climate talks open in Poland :Delegates from nearly 200 nations on Sunday began two weeks of talks to tackle deep political divisions at the most important United Nations meeting on global warming since the landmark 2015 Paris deal to shift away from fossil fuels.
Hockey World Cup 2018: India draw 2-2 against Belgium; Canada, South Africa draw 1-1 :A last-gasp equaliser by Simon Gougnard of Belgium denied India victory in their World Cup game as India’s Pool C clash vs Belgium ended in a 2-2 draw in Bhubaneswar on Sunday.
Sri Lanka: Court restrains Mahinda Rajapaksa from acting as PM:Sri Lanka’s Court of appeal on Monday issued an interim order restraining new government of Mahinda Rajapaksa from functioning until the petition is heard on 12th of this month.
French president surveys damage after paris riots, calls for talks:French President Emmanuel Macron has surveyed the damage from a day of riots across Paris and led crisis talks that ended with a call for further talks with anti-government activists who have staged two weeks of protests.
Climate change: ‘World at crossroads’ warning as key talks begin:Experts and leaders behind efforts to limit climate change have warned that the planet “is at a crossroads” as key talks opened a day early in Poland.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley calls for dismantling trade barriers:Finance Minister Arun Jaitley calls for dismantling trade barriers for faster economic growth; while addressing 80th Session of Policy Commission of World Customs Organisation, Jaitley says trading across national boundaries is an economic imperative of the times.
GDP in India will grow 7.2% in the year ending March 2019, says Moody’s:The US-based rating agency, Moody’s Investors Service, is out with its latest view on India;s growth prospects.
Men’s Hockey World Cup 2018: India draw 2-2 against Belgium:Belgium holds hosts India to a 2-2 draw with the final goal in the last 4 minutes while in another match; South Africa too draws its match against Canada.
Train 18 crosses 180 kmph speed limit during trial run:India’s first locomotive-less train, known as Train 18, breached the 180 kmph speed limit during a test run on Sunday.