Top 5 Current Affairs: 7 November 2019
MLAs of Punjab and Haryana came together for the first time in 5 decades to attend a special assembly session in Chandigarh on November 6, 2019.
Kalapani inclusion in the new political map of India became an issue of contention between India and Nepal. The Nepal government has raised objections to India’s move and claimed that the Kalapani territory is located in far-west of Nepal. As per India's new political map, Kalapani is shown as a part of Indian Territory.
Over 11,000 scientists from 153 countries have recently declared a Global Climate Emergency, warning people globally that if timely measures are not taken, it might stimulate 'untold suffering' in the planet. Around 11,258 scientists have signed the climate emergency declaration, including 69 from India.
The MLAs of Punjab and Haryana came together for the first time in 5 decades to attend a special assembly session in Chandigarh on November 6, 2019. The session was organised to mark the 550th birth anniversary of Sikh Guru - Guru Nanak Dev. Haryana Assembly MLAs attended the special session following the invitation of Punjab Assembly Speaker Rana K P Singh.
President Ram Nath Kovind recently approved the 'Gujarat Control of Terrorism and Organized Crime Bill'. Under this Gujarat anti-terror bill, the investigating agencies can record phone calls as evidence and present it in the court. As per the bill, any act that disrupts law and order or integrity and security of the state will be regarded as an act of terrorism.
The HS Code for Khadi was recently issued by the Union Government to categorize the Khadi products for exports. The Union Ministry of Commerce and Industries allocated the separate HS code for this Khadi fabric.