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.
- Latest Current Affairs 11th November 2018
Latest Current Affairs 11th November 2018:
BJP declares names of 131 candidates for Rajasthan polls: BJP on Sunday declared the names of 131 candidates out 200 seats for Rajasthan assembly elections to be held on December 7.
Chhattisgarh: One Maoist killed; BSF jawan martyred: Maoist incidents have increased just before the polling for first phase of assembly elections. A BSF personnel was martyred when Naxals detonated an IED, while a Maoist was gunned down in an encounter with police in separate incidents in Chhattisgarh on Sunday, a day ahead of the first phase of Assembly polls in the state.
PM Modi to launch landmark projects in Varanasi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Varanasi on Monday and dedicate to the nation, two important national highways.
Vice President Venkaiah Naidu represents India at centenary of WW-1 Armistice: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, who is on a three-day visit to Paris, represented India at the Armistice of World War I centenary commemoration.
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 hits Mizoram: A magnitude 5.0 earthquake rocked parts of Mizoram on Saturday night.
EC Seeks Names for Mizoram CEO Post: Election Commission decides to call for a panel of names for the post of Mizoram Chief Electoral Officer from the State Chief Secretary; Poll panel’s move comes in the wake of controversy over current CEO S B Shashank
U.S.: Massive Wildfires in California Rage On: Two massive wildfires in California in the United States burn out of control, claiming at least eleven lives; Scores of buildings destroyed forcing hundreds of thousands to flee their homes; President Donald Trump terms the destruction catastrophic.
Campaigning for 1st phase of Chhattisgarh elections ends: Campaigning for 1st phase of elections in Chhattisgarh has ended. 18 constituencies in eight Naxal-affected districts will go to polls in this phase on November 12.
Vice President inaugurates Indian War Memorial in France: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday inaugurated the first India-built war memorial in northern France to pay tribute to thousands of Indian soldiers who fought selflessly and made supreme sacrifices during the World War I.