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Latest Current Affairs 26th March 2019

VVIP Chopper Scam: ED arrest defence agent SM Gupta: A Delhi court on Tuesday sent Sushen Mohan Gupta, an alleged defence agent to a 4-day Enforcement Directorate custody. He was arrested late night on Monday, by the ED in connection with the Rs 3,600-crore VVIP choppers scam.

Four Naxals gunned down in Sukma encounter: In the run-up to the three-phased general election in Chhattisgarh, four Naxals were gunned down in an encounter with security forces on Tuesday in Sukma district in Chhattisgarh.

Election campaign gathers momentum across India: With the elections fast approaching … campaigning has intensified across political parties. While BJP President Amit Shah was in Muradabad and party leader Smriti Irani was in Bhadohi in Uttar Pradesh.

BJP’s Vijay Sankalp Rally culminates today: Today is the last day of BJP’s Vijay Sankalp Rally, and the party is leaving no stone unturned to make Mission 2019 a success.

SC rejects plea to close contempt proceedings against West Bengal CS, DGP: The Supreme Court on Tuesday termed as “very very serious” the revelations made by CBI in its fresh status report relating to the recent interrogation of the then Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar in connection with the Saradha chit fund scam case.

LS Polls: Last day of filing nominations for 2nd phase: Today is the last day of filing nominations for the second phase of Lok Sabha elections. 97 constituencies spread over 13 States and Union Territories will go to polls in this phase on the 18th of April. All 39 Parliamentary constituencies of Tamil Nadu will go to polls in this phase.

Vice President attends 16th convocation of IGIDR in Mumbai: We need research, innovation & transformation: Vice President

BJP’s Central Election Committee meeting held in New Delhi: BJP releases another list of candidates for LS polls

Four Naxals killed in encounter with security forces in Chhattisgarh: Four Naxals were gunned down in an encounter with security forces on Tuesday in the insurgency-hit Sukma district in Chhattisgarh, police said.

Trouble in JNU campus: JNU Vice-Chancellor says hundreds of students forcibly entered his home, confined his wife for hours, teachers term student’s move unfortunate.

Filing of nominations for second phase of Lok Sabha elections ends on Tuesday: Last day of filling nominations for the second phase of Lok Sabha polls on Tuesday. Voting to take place on 18th April on 97 seats spread across 13 states in this phase ahead of the deadline. BJP and Congress declare more candidates.

AgustaWestland Case: Delhi court allows Rajeev Saxena to turn approver: A Delhi court on Monday allowed an alleged middleman in the AugustaWestland case, Rajeev Saxena, to turn approver. The development came after the ED told the court that it has no objection with Saxena being allowed to turn approver as it would be very useful for the agency.

Flash floods hits normal life in Iran’s Golestan & Mazandaran province: Heavy rainfall have battered the Golestan and Mazandaran provinces of Iran leaving homes flooded and without power.

Mitrashakti – VI between Indian and Sri Lanka to begin from Tuesday: The joint training exercise Mitrashakti – VI between Indian and Sri Lanka Army is being held from Tuesday at Diyatalawa in Sri Lanka.

DRI Nepal officers training begins at NACIN Faridabad: A 5-day training for 25 officers of  Nepal’s Department of Revenue Investigation (DRI Nepal) started at National Academy of Customs, Indirect Taxes and Narcotics (NACIN), Faridabad on Monday.

Israel strikes Hamas targets in Gaza after rocket hits house: Israel mounted air strikes on the Palestinian enclave of Gaza and deployed extra troops to the border in response to the longest-range Hamas rocket attack to cause casualties in years

Brexit: Another jolt to PM Theresa May: MPs vote to take control of Brexit alternatives by 329 votes to 302

India Open 2019 to begin: Sindhu & Srikanth seek to reclaim India Open crowns; Sindhu to face Mugdha Agrey at India Open

Sultan Azlan Shah Cup: Indian hockey team to take on hosts Malaysia: India to take on Malaysia in 3rd league match of Azlan Shah Cup

Rami Malek to play role in ‘Bond 25’: Rami Malek, who recently won an Oscar for Best Actor, is in final negotiations to play the antagonist in the latest installment of James Bond franchise.

Hubble captures birth of giant storm on Neptune: NASA: In a first, the Hubble Space Telescope has beamed back images documenting the birth of a giant storm on Neptune, a finding that may reveal insights on the inner workings of the poorly-understood ice giant planets, NASA said.

ISRO to launch 29 satellites including EMISAT: Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will launch 29 satellites including the primary payload EMISAT on the first of April.

Over 400 genes linked to schizophrenia discovered: Scientists have used artificial intelligence to discover 413 genes linked to schizophrenia across 13 brain regions, a finding that may pave way for therapies to treat the disorder.

Mozambique is “ticking bomb” for waterborne diseases, IFRC says: Mozambique is a “ticking bomb” for waterborne diseases such as cholera and typhus.

Government notifies Drugs and Clinical Trials Rules 2019: Health and Family Welfare Ministry have notified the Drugs and Clinical Trials Rules, 2019 with an aim to promote clinical research in the country.