Current Affairs 18 November

Current Affairs
   18 November 2016 Current Affairs

National Journalism Day was celebrated on November 16

November 16, 2016 in Delhi, the Press Council of India celebrated the Golden Jubilee. Prime Minister Narendra Modi's outstanding contribution in the field of journalism awards for journalists.
Free and responsible press symbolize Press Day is celebrated every year on November 16.
Narendra Modi is the extreme importance of press freedom. He advocated the self-regulated press.
There should be no external interference and regulation on the press.
Union Information and Broadcasting Minister M Venkaiah Naidu in the media self-regulation is the best policy.
The ethics of journalism and the democratic ideal of self-control will be safe.
The country's unity, sovereignty, security and law and order situation in view of the need to control.

Due to its proximity with the local communities and the local language, the role of media is important at the regional level. To reach all sections of society through regional media plays an important role in building a healthy democracy.

The government's new print advertising policy relaxation in the panel process, provide regional languages ​​/ dialects, equally small and medium newspapers will provide special incentives.

social media:

Social media is the new tool of communication that is comfortable and functional.
There are both opportunities and challenges in the way of.
This mode of communication for the larger national interest and personal well-being should be used judiciously.

Respected journalist:

On the occasion, leading journalists and photo journalists for excellence in journalism was awarded.
Surendra Nihal Singh
Mrinal Pande,
Raghu Rai,
Ranjit John
Arvind Kumar Singh
Javier Selva Kumar.


Gardner Muloy Tennis Hall of Fame member died

International Tennis Hall of Fame member Muloy Gardner died at the age of 102. He Unntis one hundred US National title Muloy his age took part in the 90 th century and a competitive game of tennis.

Gardner Muloy about:

He is currently in Miami were Nivasit.
Muloy 5 doubles Grand Slam titles.
In 1952, he became America's number one player.
He started at the University of Miami tennis program.
November 22 will Muloy's 103rd birthday.
He served in the Navy during World War II.
At the conclusion of the war, when he was 31 years old.
His tennis life was saved after being nominal.
43 years old, he is not only playing the Wimbledon Open doubles title with Patty, but the US Davis Cup team to reach the finals.

Tennis Hall of Fame:

International Tennis Hall of Fame in the United States Newport, Rhode Island, is located.
This tennis game players and contributors honors in tennis.
It is a museum, grass tennis court, indoor tennis facility, tennis court (real tennis) are provided.
United States Lawn Tennis Association held its first championship in 1881 in Newport Casino.
In 1914 the festival has become the highlight of the resort through the tennis game.
In 1954, Jimmy Van Alen and Tennis Hall of Fame Museum at the casino set.


Union Cabinet approved Special committee for interlinking of rivers

Indian rivers to connect to each other according to the order passed by the Supreme Court in 2012 by the Union Cabinet Special Committee has approved the making.
The approval on November 15, 2016 the Cabinet Council session chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today. According to the government, the move National Perspective Plan 1980 will help to monitor the ongoing projects.

Supreme Court order:

Supreme Court to the Centre for the river-linking project immediately, "Special Committee" was ordered.
• The court case was declared a project of national benefit and progress.

ILR 2002 in a case relating to the binding decisions passed by a division bench of justices special committee before the Cabinet twice a year low Stets- progress report (co-progress status report) to be submitted to the country's interest ensure a rapid and appropriate decisions can be made.

River-linking project:

The project is divided into three parts:

• Inter-linking component northern Himalayan rivers
• Southern Peninsular Component
• Antarajkiy rivers connecting component
India working under the Ministry of Water Resources National Water Development Agency (NWDA) has been given the responsibility of managing the project. The project proposal was given by the NDA government led by Atal Bihari Vajpayee.

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