1.The Delhi high court ordered a ban on sale of online medicines by e-pharmacists across the country and directed the Centre and the AAP government to immediately implement the order.
2.India signed an ascension pact to the 30-member Trans Regional Maritime Network that will give it an access to the information on ships passing through the Indian Ocean Region.
3.President Ram Nath Kovind launched a mobile app Advanced Centre for Agricultural Research and Education (ACARE) for farmers in Myanmar and dedicated a centre to promote research and education to the people.
4.Congress party has chosen MP statue unit president Kamal Nath as the chief minister of Madhya Pradesh.
5.Mizo National Front (MNF) chief Zoramthanga was sworn in as Mizoram’s new chief minister.
6.TRS president K Chandrashekar Rao was sworn-in as the chief minister of Telangana for a second straight term.
7.Golden girl Manika Batra became the first ever Indian Table player to be decorated with the ‘Breakthrough Table Tennis Satr’ award at the prestigious ITTF Star Awards, in Incheon.
8.Cricket Australia (CA) and the Australian Cricketers’ Association (ACA) announced to rebrand its Allan Border Medal to Australian Cricket Awards from 2019 onwards.
9.The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will launch the country’s newest satellite GSAT-7A on 19th December from Andhra Pradesh’s Sriharikota.
10.Tarun Agarwal, former Chief Justice of Meghalaya High Court, has been assigned charge as Presiding Officer in the Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT), Mumbai.
11.Indian group Help Us Green that gives marginalised women the chance to earn livelihoods and be respected in their communities through collecting temple ceremonial flowers tossed into the Ganges and turning them into sustainable incense, received a UN Climate Action Award.
12.Bharat Bhushan Vyas joined the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) as a member.