Current Affairs 16th November 2020

Current Affairs 16th November 2020 1. International Day for Tolerance: 16 November The United Nations(UN) International Day for Tolerance is annually observed on November 16. It educates people about the need for tolerance in society and to help them understand the negative effects of intolerance. On November 16, 1995, the…

Current Affairs 13th November 2020

Current Affairs 13th November 2020 1. IOC increases Olympic Solidarity fund The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has agreed to increase the budget of Olympic Solidarity for the period 2021 to 2024 by 16 percent. IOC will further strengthen its support to athletes, NOCs and Continental Associations of NOCs. The budget…

Current Affairs 12th November 2020

Current Affairs 12th November 2020 1. Migrant Policy Index: Kerala on top The states of Kerala, Goa, Rajasthan and Andhra Pradesh have been most successful in integrating migrant workers, while crucial migrant-receiving states, including Delhi, have done poorly. The data was shown by the Interstate Migrant Policy Index (IMPEX) that…

Current Affairs 11th November 2020

Current Affairs 11th November 2020 1. National Education Day: 11 November Every year, India celebrates National Education Day on November 11 to commemorate the birth anniversary of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad. He was the first Union Education Minister of India. The first National Education Day celebrations were inaugurated by then…

Current Affairs 9th November 2020

Current Affairs 9th November 2020 1. Trailblazers win Women’s T20 Challenge for ki first time Smriti Mandhana-led Trailblazers defended 118 runs against Supernovas in the final to win the Women’s T20 Challenge for the first time. In first inning Trailblazers scored 118/8 in their 20 overs, with Supernovas spinner Radha…

Current Affairs 8th November 2020

Current Affairs 8th November 2020 1. Joe Biden wins the US Presidential election Democrat Joe Biden defeated President Donald Trump to become the 46th president of the United States. His victory came after he crossed 270 Electoral College votes with a win in Pennsylvania. With Joe Biden as president, Kamla…