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News in Short - 27-November-2019

Maharashtra CM Fadnavis and Deputy CM Ajit Pawar resign.

Date: 27 November 2019 Tags: Appointments & Resignations
  • BJP leader and current Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis has resigned from his post after three days in the office.
  • This step was necessitated after the Supreme court ordered immediate floor test for proving majority.
  • Also, NCP rebel leader Ajit Pawarresigned as Deputy Chief Minister of Maharashtraafter the Supreme Court order.
  • Ajit Pawar was removed as the legislature party leader of NCP after he joined hands with the BJP.

Subhash Chandra steps down as Zee Entertainment chairman

Date: 27 November 2019 Tags: Appointments & Resignations
  • Subhash Chandra resigned as Chairman of the Zee Entertainment Enterprises' board with immediate effect and will continue as non-executive director.
  • Punit Goenka, Subhash Chandra's son, is the current MD and CEO of the company and will continue with Chandra on Board of Directors.
  • Chandra is also a BJP Rajya sabha MP representing Haryana.

Lakshya Sen wins Scottish open Badminton title

Date: 27 November 2019 Tags: Sports
  • Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen claimed his fourth title in three months, bagging the Scottish Open title with a thrilling win over Brazil's Ygor Coelho in the men's singles summit clash in Glasgow.
  • Sen defeated Coelho 18-21, 21-18, 21-19 to register win.
  • After this win, Lakshya will break into the top-40 in the BWF rankings and inch closer to a direct qualification in the top grade 2 events.

Earthquake in Albania

Date: 27 November 2019 Tags: Disaster & Disaster Management
  • A powerful earthquake has struck the eastern European nation of Albania on 26th of November.
  • The quake, which had a preliminary rating of 6.4 magnitude, hit the European nation at an approximate depth of 20 kilometers.
  • Nearby countries, including Italy and Greece, have been assisting Albania with the recovery operation, while other European leaders have also offered their assistance.

Cartoonist Sudhir Dar passes away

Date: 27 November 2019 Tags: Obituaries
  • Renowned cartoonist Sudhir Dar passed away on after a cardiac arrest. He was 87.
  • Dar’s cartoons appeared in several newspapers in a career spanning close to 60 years.
  • He began his career with The Statesman in 1961 before moving to Hindustan Times. His work was also published in international publications such as New York Times, Washington Post and Mad magazine.