14th November 2017 Current Affairs in English
1. US-India terms likely to go beyond bilateral ties
- The gesture of the meeting of PM Narendra Modi and Donald Trump was warm in the ASEAN summit.
- Between both the countries, it is likely that the terms may go beyond bilateral ties like for strengthening the military.
2. Ganga Kumari to be state’s first transgender in police
- After 2 years of battle, the High Court has finally released the notice to appoint Ganga Kumari as the cop within 6 months.
- She will be Rajasthan’s first and India’s third transgender to join the state police force.
- In March 2015, she had cleared the constable written and physical test.
3. Arun Jaitley hints for more trimming in GST rates
- In a recent speech, he claimed that the GST has helped to bring down inflation.
- The finance minister on revealed that the rationalization of the GST rated will depend on the buoyancy of the economy in the country.
- The highest GST is only imposed only on 50 products.
4. Philippines accepts the invitation of PM Narendra Modi
- During the bilateral communications in ASEAN summit invitations to President of Philippines, Rodrigo Duterte was presented to visit India.
- The East Secretary of Ministry of External Affairs confirmed the news.
5. Pankaj Advani wins his 17th World Title
- His recent achievement was in IBSF World Billiards Championship held at Doha in Qatar.
- His competition was Mike Russell in the finals to whom he defeated by 6-2.