Top 5 Current Affairs: 4 November 2019
The Supreme Court has banned all construction activities and garbage burning in Delhi till further notice.
Delhi Air Pollution: SC expresses alarm, bans construction, demolition activities, power cuts in Delhi/NCR
The Supreme Court lashed out at the state governments of Delhi, Haryana, Punjab and Uttar Pradesh for the ‘hazardous’ air quality in the national quality. The Supreme Court banned all construction activities and garbage burning in Delhi till further notice. The apex court also asked the states to ensure that there are no power cuts during this time.
Odd-Even rule in Delhi 2019: Dates, timing, rules, fine and exemption
The odd-even rule has begun in Delhi and from now on cars with odd and even numbers will only be able to ply on alternate days. The penalty for violation of the rule is a fine worth Rs 4000. The odd-even rule will be application from 8 in the morning till 8 in the evening on all days except on Sunday till November 15.
New Map of India: This is how new J&K, Ladakh map looks!
The new Indian political map depicts major parts of Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) as a part of Jammu and Kashmir. Pakistan rejected the map outrightly, as it shows three PoK districts- Mirpur, Muzaffarabad and Punch as a part of the new Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.
India-ASEAN Summit 2019: “ASEAN is core of India’s Act East Policy,” says PM Modi
PM Narendra Modi, while speaking at the India-ASEAN summit 2019 stated that India's Act East Policy is an important part of its Indo-Pacific vision and ASEAN is the core of the Act East Policy. India’s offer of credit line worth $ 1 billion is expected to boost physical and digital connectivity between India and ASEAN nations.
India, Uzbekistan sign three agreements to enhance military ties
India and Uzbekistan have signed three significant defence agreements to enhance military cooperation between the two nation. The agreements have been signed on enhancing cooperation in military medicine, education and training and capacity building.
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