Current Affairs 17th Nov 2018

DATE: 17/11/2018 Saturday CURRENT AFFAIRS SOURCE: THE HINDU and Indian Express Prepared by: Maharana Sibasankar Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal withdraw ‘General Consent’ to CBI Andhra Pradesh withdrew the ‘general consent’ granted to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). The CBI and all agencies under the Delhi Special Police Establishment (DSPE) Act, 1946, will now have to approach the State government for permission on a case­by­case basis. The general consent was routinely given for periods ranging from six months to a year for several years from now. The last such consent was given on August 3, 2018. Read More …