Current Affairs Assam, North East, India – 26 February 2018
26 February 2018
ASSAM – NORTHEAST CURRENT AFFAIRS
- The Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry said “The 100th slot is kept on hold for Shillong. It is yet to submit the proposal. They are busy in the election. It is expected that the city will submit the proposal after the elections”
- The Department of Anthropology of Gauhati University, in association with the Guwahati Regional Committee of Indian National Confederation and the Academy of Anthropologist (INCAA), has organised the Indian Anthropology Congress at the university premises last week.
- Swahid Piyali Baruah’s 159th death anniversary is observed. Maniram Dewan and Piyali Baruah were hanged together in Jorhat on February 26, 1858.
- The famous Doul Mahotsava to be celebrated at Barpeta Satra from 28 February 28 to 4 March
INDIA – INTERNATIONAL CURRENT AFFAIRS
- The Indian Navy will host the multi-national MILAN series of exercises in Andaman and Nicobar islands
- Veteran bollywood actress Sridevi ( 54) passed away in Dubai.
- The Aditya Birla Idea Payments Bank Ltd (ABIPBL) has become the 5th entity by starting it’s operations as a payments bank from 22nd February, 2018.
- Hyderabad, Telangana hosted the 21st edition of National conference on e-Governance with theme “Technology for Accelerating Development” on February 26, 2018.
- Michael McCormack – new Deputy Prime Minister of Australia