Latest Current Affairs 19th August 2018

Ashes of Bharat Ratna Vajpayee immersed :in Ganga at HaridwarAshes of Bharat Ratna and Fomer PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee immersed in Ganga at Haridwar, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, BJP Chief Amit Shah, UP CM Adityanath and Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat present on the occasion.

Mauritius: EAM Sushma Swaraj inaugurate ‘Panini Language Laboratory’:External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj innaugurates Panini Language Laboratory at Mahatma Gandhi Institute in Mauritius; Calls on Prime Minister of Mauritius Pravind Kumar Jagnauth; Discusses further deepening of the special ties between the two nations.

NCMC reviews flood situation and offers full Central support to Kerala:The National Crisis Management Committee, in its third meeting in three days, reviewed the ongoing massive rescue and relief operation in the flood affected areas in Kerala.

State governments announce assistance to flood hit Kerala:Along with the centre, many states too have taken the lead and announced help for flood-ravaged Kerala.

Asian Games 2018: Wrestler Bajrang Punia Wins Gold in Men’s 65kg:A dominating Bajrang Punia opened India’s gold medal account at the 2018 Asian Games, bringing smiles and relief to the Indian camp which was jolted by the early exit of star wrestler Sushil Kumar today