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November 2012 Current Affairs

Current Affairs Questions-Answers for November 2012–One-liners

Dec 1, 2012
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The one liner for the month of November 2012 talks about the most important happenings that occurred round the world. It helps the student understand what news to be remembered. It is a very good exercise for students sitting for various competitive examinations, as it helps in brushing up of one’s knowledge on current affairs. Students can visit this section to keep abreast with the world happenings

Union Government issued New IT Guidelines to stop its Misuse

Nov 30, 2012
Important for Exam: 15 people agreed

India Current Affairs November 2012. The Union government of India issued new guidelines to stop misuse of a particular section of the Information Technology Act

Economic Growth Declined in July-September Quarter of 2012-2013 Fiscal Year

Nov 30, 2012
Important for Exam: 9 people agreed

Economy Current Affairs November 2012. The economy of India grew just by 5.3 percent in July-September quarter of this fiscal year 2012-2013

IK Gujral, Former Prime Minister of India Died At 92

Nov 30, 2012
Important for Exam: 8 people agreed

India Current Affairs November 2012. Inder Kumar Gujral, who served as the Prime Minister in United Front government in 1990s, died at the age of 92 following brief illness on 30 November 2012

BS Yeddyyurappa resigned from BJP and Karnataka Legislative Assembly

Nov 30, 2012
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

India Current Affairs November 2012. BS Yeddyurappa( Bookanakere Siddalingappa Yeddyurappa), former Chief Minister of Karnataka on 30 November 2012 announced his resignation from Legislative Assembly and from primary membership of BJP party

Parliament of Egypt Passed Draft of the New Constitution

Nov 30, 2012
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

International/World Current Affairs November 2012. The Parliament of Egypt passed draft of their new constitution in which the duties, responsibilities and roles of the legislature, judiciary and executive have been defined

220 FEMA Notices Were Issued By ED in Past Three Years

Nov 30, 2012
Important for Exam: 9 people agreed

India Current Affairs November 2012. Enforcement Directorate issued 220 notices under Foreign Exchange Management Act in past three years

PVR announced acquiring 69 percent stake in Cinemax to expand its presence

Nov 30, 2012
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

Corporate/Bussiness Current Affairs November 2012. PVR, the multiplex chain operator in India, announced on 29 November 2012 that it would acquire  69.3 percent stake in Cinemax India for an amount of 395 crore Rupees in order to enhance its presence in India

SAT Declined Accepting Sahara Investor Money, Also Dismissed The Plea

Nov 30, 2012
Important for Exam: 4 people agreed

The Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) on 29 November 2012 dismissed appeals of two Sahara companies- Sahara India Real Estate Corp (SIRECL) and Sahara Housing Investment Corp (SHICL) against SEBI

Arctic Sea Ice Melting Area Larger Than the Area of US

Nov 30, 2012
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

Environment/Ecology Current Affairs November 2012. UN weather agency claimed that the area of Arctic Sea ice, which even huger than the US had melted in 2012. It demonstrated that climate change was very evident

Biggest Ever Black Hole Discovered in the Small Galaxy NGC 1277

Nov 30, 2012
Important for Exam: 9 people agreed

Science & Technology Current Affairs November 2012. Astronomers claimed that they have discovered the biggest ever black hole in the small galaxy called NGC 1277 which is situated around 250 million light years away from our planet

Brazilian Football Confederation appointed Luiz Felipe Scolari as the Coach of Brazil

Nov 30, 2012
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

Sports Current Affairs November 2012. The Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) on 29 November 2012 appointed Luiz Felipe Scolari as the Coach of Brazilian Football team

Daw Aung San Suu Kyi of Myanmar visited India

Nov 29, 2012
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

International Current Affairs November 2012. Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, Chairperson of the National League of Democracy of Myanmar visited India from 13 November 2012 to 18 November 2012

India and Japan Signed Two Agreements in Tokyo

Nov 29, 2012
Important for Exam: 53 people agreed

International Current Affairs November 2012. The Governments of India and Japan signed the two agreements on 16 November 2012 in Tokyo

Passport Seva Project won CSI-Nihilent e-Governance Award for Excellence

Nov 29, 2012
Important for Exam: 18 people agreed

India Current Affairs November 2012. The Computer Society of India (CSI) on 22 November 2012 adjudged Ministry of External Affairs’ Passport Seva Project as the most significant e-Governance initiative of the Government of India undertaken during 2011-12

AstraZeneca’s petition plea on cancer drug dismissed by IPAB

Nov 29, 2012
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

Corporate/Bussiness Current Affairs November 2012. British drugmaker AstraZeneca’s petition in which it challenged the initial ruling, where it was refused patent protection in context with the cancer-fighting drug, was dismissed by the Intellectual Property Appellate Board (IPAB) on 26 November 2012

India and Sweden Signed Social Security Agreement in New Delhi

Nov 29, 2012
Important for Exam: 13 people agreed

International Current Affairs November 2012. India and Sweden signed a social security agreement in New Delhi on 26 November 2012. This agreement will help both the countries in more investment and work opportunities

New Kind of Matter Might Be Produced In Large Hadron Collider

Nov 29, 2012
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

Science & Technology Current Affairs 2012. Scientists at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) believed that collisions taking place in Large Hadron Collider (LHC) might have formed new matters which are known as colour-glass condensate

Former Editor of Oxford English Dictionary Erased Many Indian Words Secretly

Nov 29, 2012
Important for Exam: 6 people agreed

India Current Affairs 2012. Oxford Dictionary’s former editor Robert Burchfield attempted rewriting the dictionary by deleting a lot of words that had foreign origin and this included Indian-origin words, revealed a new book 'Words of the World' written by Sarah Ogilvie

IOC to Upgrade its Refineries and Increase Production Capacity to 100 million tonnes

Nov 29, 2012
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

Corporate/Bussiness Current Affairs November 2012. The Indian Oil Corporation (IOC) on 27 November 2012 declared that it would upgrade refineries at Panipat, Mathura and Gujarat

UN (United Nations) Panel passed N Korea Resolution by Consensus

Nov 29, 2012
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

The Social, Humanitarian Cultural Affairs Committee (Commonly referred as third committee of the UN General assembly) of United Nations on 27 November 2012 unanimously passed a resolution on North Korea

Marc Grossman, US Special Envoy to Af-Pak Resigned

Nov 28, 2012
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International Current Affairs November 2012. The US special envoy to Af-Pak (Afghanistan-Pakistan), Marc Grossman on 27 November 2012 announced his resignation

TATA Motors Entered Bangladesh Passenger Car Market Segment

Nov 28, 2012
Important for Exam: 2 people agreed

Corporate/Bussiness Current Affairs 2012. On 27 November 2012, Tata Motors, the leading car manufacturer in India announced that it entered the passenger car market segment of Bangladesh as well

Maldives cancelled its Biggest Foreign Investment Project with GMR Group

Nov 28, 2012
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

International Current Affairs November 2012. Maldives cancelled its biggest foreign investment project with Indian firm GMR Group to develop its international airport

Eurozone, International Monetary Fund Agreed to New Greek Debt Deal

Nov 28, 2012
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

International/World Current Affairs 2012. Eurozone finance ministers signed a deal on 27 November 2012 with International Monetary Fund (IMF) to reduce over 40 billion Euros or 52 billion US Dollar massive debt burden of Greece by 2020, thus freeing long-blocked loans

EU Nations signed Agreement with IMF to reduce Greek Debt

Nov 28, 2012
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International Current Affairs November 2012. The 17 European Union nations on 27 November 2012 signed an agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in Brussels on a programme to reduce Greek debt

Nuclear Waste Would Not Be Dumped At Kolar Gold Mine: Govt. To SC

Nov 28, 2012
Important for Exam: 3 people agreed

India Current Affairs 2012. The Union Government of India on 28 November 2012 cleared its intention in front of the Supreme Court about dumping the Uranium waste in useless gold mines at the Kolar Gold Fields (KGF) in Karnataka from Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant

US Military’s Ban on Women in most Combat Positions Challenged

Nov 28, 2012
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International Current Affairs November 2012. The American Civil Liberties Union filed a constitutional challenge in a federal court in San Francisco to the US military's ban on women in most combat positions

Union Government approved an Anti-Piracy Scheme in Audio-Visual Sector

Nov 28, 2012
Important for Exam: 5 people agreed

India Current Affairs November 2012. The Union Government of India on 27 November 2012 approved a scheme under the 12th Five Year Plan for carrying out an anti-piracy initiative in the audio-visual sector

Researchers Found Mechanism behind Origin of Life on Early Earth

Nov 28, 2012
Important for Exam: 1 people agreed

Science & Technology Current Affairs 2012. Researchers in the fourth week of November 2012 discovered a molecular network with a capability of self perpetuation that could have triggered mechanism through which life developed on early Earth

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