News For 28th-Nov (Monday)

*International News*
1. After a long period of suspense, Pakistan has announced the name of next Chief of Army staff who will be Lt Gen Asim Munir. He had in his service served as Head of Director General of Military Intelligence and also ISI. He will take charge on 29th November 2022.
2. India is going to take over the Presidency of G-20 from December 1, 2022. This is an opportunity for India to take to international stage topics like Invest in India, Terror funding, China's economic influence on neighbours and to cushion the effect of global recession on economy.
3. After a long political tussle over majority, Nepal has got it's new PM - Sher Bahadur Deuba. This is the second election after 2015, when Nepal has accepted the constitutional democracy.

*Defence News*
1 . Skyroot Aerospace, on 20th Nov, launched India's first privately made rocket, Vikram-S on a suborbital flight. It was launched from Satish Dhawan centre, Sriharikota. This is a major leap in making India Atmanirbhar in Defence sector by involving private players.
2. Y 12705, the second ship of Project 15B stealth guided missile destroyers, was delivered to the Indian Navy. The ship is 163 metres long and 17 metres wide & has a maximum speed of 30 knots.

*Sports News*
1. 22nd edition of Fifa Men's world cup commenced in Qatar from 20th November 2022. Cristiano Ronaldo has become the 1st player in history to score in 5 football world cups.

*National News*
1. Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi will be the chief guest at the Republic Day celebrations on 26 January 2023. Both countries are celebrating it's 75th anniversary of bilateral relations. It's also of significance as Egypt has shown interest in purchasing LCA Tejas from India.
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