1.International Anti-Corruption Day is observed on 9th December.
2.Human Rights Day is observed annually on 10th December.
3.Khelo India Youth Games-2019 will be held in Pune of Maharashtra from the 9th to 20th of January.
4.The First International Conference on “Sustainable Water Management” was held in Mohali, Punjab.
5.Myntra’s chief executive officer (CEO) Ananth Narayanan has resigned from his role with his position set to be abolished, and Flipkart executive Amar Nagaram has been tasked with heading Myntra.
6.Urjit Patel has resigned as the Reserve Bank of India Governor. His resignation comes against the backdrop of increasing tensions between the Finance ministry and the Reserve Bank of India.
7.Rashtriya Lok Samta Party (RLSP) Chief Upendra Kushwaha has resigned from Minister of State for Human Resource Development (HRD).
8.Arunachal Pradesh got its 23rd district on Sunday with the formal inauguration of Shi Yomi, carved out of the West Siang district.
9.Mexico’s Vanessa Ponce De Leon has crowned the Miss World 2018. She is crowned the 68th Miss World by Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar in Sanya.
10.Mr India Prathamesh Maulingkar bagged the title of Mr Supranational 2018.
11.Hyderabad-based conservationist Imran Siddiqui has been honoured with this year’s Sanctuary Wildlife Service Award, Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS).
12.India will retain its position as the world’s top recipient of remittances this year with the Indian community sending a whopping USD 80 billion back home, according to the World Bank report.
13.Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank’s (AIIB) has approved a $400-million loan for a water sanitation project in Andhra Pradesh.
14.Russian Federation Navy (RuFN) ships Varyag, Admiral Panteleyev and Boris Butoma arrived at Visakhapatnam to participate in INDRA NAVY, the bilateral maritime exercise with Indian Navy. The 10th edition of the exercise will be conducted from December 9-16.
15.First-of-its-kind exercise code-named CROSS BOW-18, the Indian Air Force successfully conducted combined guided weapons firing of Surface-to-Air Missiles from the Air Force Station at Suryalanka in Andhra Pradesh.