1.World AIDS day is observed on 01st December. This year theme is ‘Know your status’.
2.The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, inaugurated the 13th edition of CII Agro Tech India-2018 in Chandigarh.
3.Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh inaurated the 19th edition of the Hornbill Festival 2018 in Nagaland on the occasion of Statehood Day.
4.Australia has become the first country in the world to recognise so-called orphanage trafficking as a form of modern-day slavery.
5.The National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) organised a 2-day international workshop on “Developing a Ganga Museum Concept: Exchanging Experiences and Ideas between India and Europe” along with GIZ India as part of Indo-German development co-operation.
6.The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has appointed former Uttarakhand High Court judge, Justice U C Dhyani, as head of the three-member committee to oversee rejuvenation work of the Ganga river.
7.US President Trump, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto signed the new U.S. Mexico Canada Agreement (USMCA) in Buenos Aires.
8.The European Central Bank (ECB) launched a new system TARGET Instant Payment Settlement (TIPS), aimed at letting banks settle payments instantly across Europe.
9.India’s Olympic and world champion shooter Abhinav Bindra has been conferred the sport’s highest honour for his outstanding services as the chairman of the International Shooting Sport Federation’s (ISSF) Athletes Committee.
10Raninder Singh has become the first Indian to be elected one of the four vice-presidents of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF).
11.Paris city will strip Aung San Suu Kyi of her honorary freedom of the French capital over her failure to speak out against a crackdown on Myanmar’s Rohingya minority.
12.The 41st president of the United States, George H.W. Bush has passed away.