Current Affairs Update

1. Norwegian Carlsen wins third World Chess Championship.
Carlsen defeated Sergey Karjakin to retain the World Chess Champion title. Itís the third time that Carlsen has won the championship. He has reigned as world champion since 2013.

2. Syed Faizan Hussain, a pakistan student receive prestigious Queen's Young Leaders Award from the Queen of England.

3. Central Statistics Office reports India's GDP growth to 7.3% in 2nd Quarter of the year 2016-17.
4. World AIDS Day 2016 (30 Nov) observed across the world

On the 2016 World AIDS Day, the UNAIDS hosted a special event on 30 November 2016 to commemorate the day and to reinforce the commitment to move forward together to end the AIDS epidemic by 2030 as part of the Sustainable Development Goals.

5. UNESCO included Cuban rumba, Belgian beer, Portuguese pottery and Ugandan traditional music into the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage list at the meeting in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa.