Current Affairs 2nd December 2018

NATIONAL NEWS India to host 2022 G20 Summit on 75th year of Independence Prime Minister Narendra Modi confirmed that India will host the G20 summit in the year 2022 when the country will complete 75 years of independence. The Prime Minister made the announcement at the concluding session on the third day of the G20 Summit in Argentina. Originally slated to host Read more about Current Affairs 2nd December 2018[…]

Current Affairs 1st December 2018

NATIONAL NEWS Cyril Ramaphosa to be India’s chief guest at 2019 Republic Day celebration South African President Cyril Ramaphosa will be the Chief Guest at the 2019 Republic Day celebration in New Delhi, Ministry of External Affairs said. The announcement comes more than a month after US President Donald Trump declined India’s invite to be the chief guest at Republic Day. Ministry Read more about Current Affairs 1st December 2018[…]

Current Affairs 26th November 2018

NATIONAL NEWS UN selects Noida to participate in Global Sustainable Cities 2025 plan The United Nations selected Uttar Pradesh’s Noida and Greater Noida to participate in its Global Sustainable Cities 2025 initiative. The twin-cities in Gautam Buddh Nagar district, adjoining the national capital, have been selected in the “University City” category ahead of Mumbai and Bengaluru as the only invitee Read more about Current Affairs 26th November 2018[…]

Current Affairs 25th November 2018

NATIONAL NEWS Romanian Foreign Minister arrives in India Romania’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Teodor Melescanu arrived in New Delhi on a four-day official visit to the country. His visit coincides with India and Romania completing 70 years of diplomatic relations. On November 26, Melescanu will be meeting External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj at Jawaharlal Nehru Bhawan. During the visit, the Romanian Foreign Minister is Read more about Current Affairs 25th November 2018[…]

Current Affairs 24th November 2018

NATIONAL NEWS Maldivian Foreign Minister arrives in New Delhi on four-day visit to India Maldivian Foreign Minister Abdulla Shahid has arrived in New Delhi on a four-day visit to India. The Maldivian Foreign Minister is visiting India with the aim to repair the bilateral ties which came under severe strain during the previous government in the island nation. Both Read more about Current Affairs 24th November 2018[…]

Current Affairs 23rd November 2018

NATIONAL NEWS 7th International Tourism Mart Inaugurated in Agartala Tripura will host three-day 7th International Tourism Mart from November 22 at Agartala with tour operator delegates from 18 countries participating in an effort to popularise tourist destinations in the northeastern states. Union Minister of State for Tourism K J Alphons will inaugurate the 7th International Tourism Mart on October 22 at Prajna Read more about Current Affairs 23rd November 2018[…]

Current Affairs 22nd November 2018

NATIONAL NEWS India to host 50th Union World Conference on Lung Health in 2019 The 50th Union World Conference on Lung Health will be held in Hyderabad next year. The conference ‘Ending the Emergency: Science, Leadership, Action’ which will be held from October 30 to November 2 next year, the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease said. The meeting culminated in a political Read more about Current Affairs 22nd November 2018[…]

Current Affairs 21st November 2018

NATIONAL NEWS 27th BASIC Ministerial Meeting on Climate Change Held in New Delhi The 27th BASIC Ministerial Meeting on Climate Change has urged the advanced countries to enhance their support to the developing nations in effectively implementing the Paris Agreement to combat climate change. The BASIC countries comprise Brazil, South Africa, India and China. The two-day Read more about Current Affairs 21st November 2018[…]

Current Affairs 20th November 2018

NATIONAL NEWS 14th edition of children’s festival begins The 14th edition of international children’s theatre festival, ‘JashneBachpan’, was inaugurated in New Delhi with folk dance performances from Assam, Rajasthan, Punjab, Manipur among other states. The nine-day theatre festival will see performances from Switzerland, Sri Lanka and Indonesia along with their Indian counterparts. The festival will come to a close on November Read more about Current Affairs 20th November 2018[…]

Current Affairs 19th November 2018

NATIONAL NEWS INDO-Russian Joint Exercise INDRA 2018 held in Jhansi India and Russia will hold joint military exercises in Jhansi in Uttar Pradesh from November 18. “Exercise Indra 2018” will begin at the Babina Field Firing Ranges. The aim of the exercise is to practice joint planning and conduct enhance interoperability of the two Armies in peace keeping and Read more about Current Affairs 19th November 2018[…]