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Top Current Affairs 28 November 2018 for Government exams


Top Current Affairs 28 November 2018 for Government exams

IAF Kiran Trainer Aircraft Crashed
 An Indian Air Force trainer aircraft ‘Kiran’ crashed on a routine training mission. The aircraft crashed in the local flying area, pilot ejected safely.

Arvind Saxena is appointed as Chairman of UPSC
The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind has appointed Arvind Saxena as Chairman of Union Public Service Commission and his tenure will be till 7th Aug, 2020 when he attains the age of 65 years or till further orders whichever is earlier.

Validation Exercise & Closing Ceremony of ‘Exercise Indra 2018’
Exercise Indra is a joint military exercise of India & Russia which is culminated on 28th November 2018 held at Babina military station. This was the 10th edition of this exercise which was started on 18th Nov. 2018.

A.M Naik is appointed as Chairman of National Skill Development Corporation
A.M Naik is appointed as the Chairman of National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) by the Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship. Naik, currently, is the group chairman of India’s biggest engineering and construction conglomerate- Larsen & Toubro Limited.

Sustainable Blue Economy Conference in Nairobi
Sustainable Blue Economy Conference is organized at Nairobi, Kenya with Canada & Japan as co-hosts.

Emergency Response Support System (ERSS) is launched by the Union Home Minister in Himachal Pradesh
The Union Home Minister, Rajnath Singh has launched the Emergency Response Support System, at Mandi in Himachal Pradesh. Also Himachal Pradesh becomes the first state to launch pan-India single emergency number ‘112’ under ERSS. The number will connect to Police, Fire, Health, & other helplines through an Emergency Response Centre in the state. This is done for the ease of citizens so that they do not have to remember multiple helpline numbers. For the safety of women, a SHOUT feature has been introduced in ‘112’.

PM Narendra Modi to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping
The P.M Narendra Modi will likely to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sideline of G-20 summit. This will be the 4th meeting of these two leaders in the past 7 months.
Notably, G-20 (Group of Twenty) is an international forum for the governments of 19 member countries and the European Union. This was formed on 26 Sep. 1999 and its main aim is to discuss policy pertaining to the promotion of  International Financial Stability. Currently, the Chairman is Mauricio Macri. The G-20 2018 summit will host by Argentina in Buenos Aires.

Suicide: One commits in every 40 seconds
According to the joint research of  Indian Council of Medical Research and other institutes in collaboration with Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, suicide is the leading cause of death among people between 15 to 39 age group and also according to World Health Organization one person dies due to suicide in every 40 seconds.

Restricted Area Permit may reimpose on North Sentinal Island of Andaman
Due to the recent killing of one foreigner, John Allen Chau in North Sentinal Island of Andaman, by the tribes of the Island, RAP Restricted Area Permit may reimpose on the Island. The move may be taken in lieu that 44 incidents of violations of rules & regulations occurred in the recent passed.

National Organ Donation Day
The National Organ Donation Day is celebrated on 27 November every year.

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