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Current Affairs today:
India batsman Cheteshwar Pujara jumped a couple of rungs to second, while skipper Virat Kohli held on to the fifth spot in the latest ICC rankings for Test batsmen, issued here on 28/11/2017. Top position in Batting: Steve Smith From India: C. Pujara (2nd rank) Top rank in Bowling: James Anderson From. . . . .
Anil Ambani-led Reliance Communications (RCom) announced that it will sell its direct-to-home (DTH) subsidiary Reliance BIG TV Ltd to Pantel Technologies Pvt. Ltd and Veecon Media and Television Ltd. Apart from RCom, there are five other private DTH companies —Zee group-owned Dish TV India Ltd, Tata Sky Ltd, Videocon. . . . .
The government announced that it had appointed B.N. Sharma as the first Chairman of the National Anti-profiteering Authority (NAA), which is tasked with ensuring the benefits of the Goods and Services Tax are passed on to consumers. What it does: It can apply anti-profiteering measures, it has the authority to. . . . .
Pradeep Singh Kharola has been appointed as the Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of Air India. He would replace Rajiv Bansal, who has been serving as the interim CMD for a little over three months.Currently, Mr Kharola is the Managing Director of Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation Ltd. Fact sheet: Union Civil aviation. . . . .
Uhuru Kenyatta has been sworn in for a second five-year term as president of Kenya.Kenyatta, 56, won a rerun presidential election last month boycotted by the opposition, which said it would not be free and fair. Background: The political turmoil in east Africa’s richest and most developed economy was triggered when. . . . .
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has been stripped of the honorific freedom of Oxford, the British city where she studied and raised her children, over her “inaction” in the Rohingya crisis. Aung San Suu Kyi was given the Freedom of the City in 1997. Fact sheet: Aung San Suu Kyi won Nobel peace prize in 1991 Myanmar. . . . .