September Current Affair 2018

September Current Affair 2018

Current Affairs 26th September 2018

  • Number of women pilots doubles to 1,000 in 4 years in India.
  • India-Afghanistan Asia Cup match ends in a thrilling tie.
  • Saudi Arabia open high speed rail linking Islam’s holy cities.
  • CCI agrees to resolve Sindh, Balochistan water crisis.
  • Canada joins multilateral move to send Venezuelan government to International Criminal Court.

Current Affairs 25th September 2018

  • Former diplomat Seema Elahi Baloch has been elected as new chairperson of University of Health Sciences.
  • Raja Jalal appointed as new Gilgit-Baltistan governor.
  • Maldives opposition candidate Saleh claims to win presidential election.
  • Zulfi Bukhari assumes charge as PMs special assistance on overseas.

Current Affairs 24th September 2018

  • Asia Cup 2018: India beat Pakistan by 9 wickets and BAN won by 3 runs against Afghanistan.
  • Forigns Minsiter Shah Mehmood leaves for US to attend UNGA.
  • Hockey team coach Roelant Oltmans resigns over poor results.
  • Iran closes two border gates to Iraq after attack on military parade in Ahvaz.
  • Saudi woman becomes first female news anchor.

Current Affairs 23rd September 2018

  • Iran’s Revolutionary Guards threaten to avenge military parade attack that killed 25.
  • Nine terrorist killed seven troops martyred in North Waziristan operation.
  • Firdous Shamim Naqvi resigns as PTI Karachi president.

Current Affairs 22nd September 2018

  • Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang dies at 61.
  • Pakistan re-elected to IAEA board of governors for 2 years.
  • Withholding tax rates on banking transactions over Rs. 50,000 a day has been increased to 0.6% for non-filers.
  • Pakistani student Zahra Hussain wins top prize in Commonwealth essay competition.

Current Affairs 20th September 2018

  • Ex Malaysia Prime Minister Arrested for $628 Million Corruption Charge.
  • Pakistan court orders release of Nawaz Sharif, Maryam, Safdar.
  • Asia cup 2018: India beat Pakistan by 8 wickets.
  • Canada has removed Islamabad from the list of “avoid non-essential travel” cities.

Current Affairs 19th September 2018

  • Asia Cup 2018: India vs Hong Kong India won by 26 runs.
  • PM Imran Khan arrives in Madina on offical tour of Saudi Arabia.
  • Zulfi Bukhari appointed special assistant to PM.
  • Syria accidentally shot down a Russian military plane 15 killed.
  • Dozens of IS fighters arrested in Kabul.
  • Prime Minister Imran Khan changes the portfolio of State Minister Murad Saeed.

Current Affairs 18th September 2018

  • President Pakistan Arif Alvi addresses at joint session of Parliament.
  • Asia Cup 2018: Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka: AFG won by 91 runs.
  • PTI Governament presents mini budget today.
  • Remembering Ustad Amanat Ali Khan on his 44th death anniversary.
  • Syria war: Russia and Turkey to create buffer zone in Idlib.

Current Affairs 17th September 2018

  • Asia Cup 2018: Pakistan crush Hong Kong by 8 wickets.
  • Southwest monsoon to affect Luzon on September 17.
  • Pakistan’s army chief visits Beijing after Silk Road tension.
  • Egypt arrests ex president Mubarak’s sons for embezzlement.
  • 20 injured as Peshawar bound train derails near Attock.

Current Affairs 16th September 2018

  • Pakistan’s first Christian advocate general Salman Talibuddin appointed in Sindh.
  • Israeli munitions company to open firearms plant in the Philippines.
  • Pakistan Air Force chief Mujahid Anwar Khan honoured with ‘Turkish Legion Of Merit’ award.
  • Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi embarks on maiden on visit Afghanistan.
  • Asia Cup: Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka by 137 runs.

Current Affairs 15th September 2018

  • Farooq Sattar resigns from MQM-P coordination committee.
  • Asia Cup 2018: First match played between Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.
  • Kulsoom Nawaz laid to rest thousands attend funeral prayers.
  • Sindh govt allows 15 years relaxation in age limit for jobs.
  • Salman Talibuddin appointed as country’s first Christian Advocate General.
  • Three paramilitary troops martyred two injured in Balochistan blast.

Current Affairs 14 September 2018

  • Pakistan Hockey Federation removed Naveed Alam.
  • 3 soldiers embrace martydom during military operation in North Waziristan.
  • Punjab govt paying Rs8 billion in subsidies for metro bus projects.
  • Sohail Tanveer makes historic record in T20 international cricket.
  • Samarkand hosts India – Central Asia Dialogue ahead of Uzbekistan President’s Delhi visit.
  • Serena hosts 1st PAF-Serena Hotels Karakoram Marathon award ceremony.

Current Affairs 13th September 2018

  • 12 new ministers inducted into Punjab cabinet.
  • BAP’s Sarfraz Bugti elected as Senator from Balochistan.
  • UMT founder Dr Hasan Murad dies in car crash.
  • Afghanistan: Death toll soars to 68 in suicide bomb attack.
  • Air India to start Mumbai-Frankfurt direct from October 16.
  • India beat Pakista 3-1 to reach SAFF final.

Current Affairs 12th September 2018

  • Begum Kulsoom Nawaz passes away in London.
  • Balochistan cabinet approves Rs8b plan to bolster Levies.
  • Canada has removed Islamabad from the list of “avoid non-essential travel” cities.
  • SC refuses to interfere with Jammu and Kashmir’s DGP appointment.
  • Afghanistan: Suicide bomber kills 32 in attack on protesters.
  • Japan three year cancer survival rate at 71%.

Current Affairs 11th September 2018

  • Mengal assails tug of war for Balochistan ministries.
  • ECP releases schedule for KPK by elections.
  • PTI candidate Shaukat Yousafzai wins PK-23 Shangla seat in re polling.
  • North Korea 70th anniversary military parade 2018.
  • US clears further E-2D Hawkeye package for Japan.
  • German pop star Daniel missing after falling overboard from cruise ship.

Current Affairs 10th September 2018

  • Arif Alvi sworn in as 13th President of Pakistan.
  • 1 soldier martyred 4 terrorist killed Awaran operation. ISPR
  • PM of Breakaway Georgian Region of Abkhazia dies in auto accident.
  • At least 17 people, including 3 children, killed after small plane crashes in South Sudan.
  • Amir Khan scores unanimous points win over Samuel Vargas in Birmingham.
  • Missing HDFC Bank Vice Presidnet found dead.
  • Two ministers inducted into Balochistan Cabinet.

Current Affairs 9th September 2018

  • EAC in disarray as Dr Imran Rasul resigns from his post.
  • President Mamnoon Hussain bids president house goodbye.
  • PM Imran decides to induct four more ministers in federal cabinet.
  • Alastair Cook announces retirement from international cricket.
  • Haseeb Paracha promoted to Air Marshal rank.

Current Affairs 8th September 2018

  • Leading economists Atif Mian, Asim Ijaz resign from Economic Advisory Council.
  • Federal Govt Finalzes name of Kaleem Imam as New IG Sindh, M Tahir Punjab and Salahuddin KPK.
  • Chinese Foreign minister arriving in Pakistan today on three day visit.
  • HDFC vice president goes missing from office in Mumbai.
  • Miss America contestant: President Trump ‘has caused a lot of division in our country’.
  • All PCB Chairman Advisors relieved of their duties.

Current Affairs 7th September 2018

  • Governor Balochistan Muhammad Khan Achakzai resigns.
  • Grant Bradburn appointed Pakistan cricket coach fielding coach.
  • Bangladesh beat Pakistan in SAFF Championship 2018.
  • ANP’s Ibrar Khalil gunned down in Peshawar.
  • Hamza Shahbaz appointed opposition leader in Punjab Assembly.

Current Affairs 6th September 2018

  • Nation celebrates Defence Day with patriotic spirit.
  • Major typhoon kills 11 and paralyzes swaths of Japan.
  • Shah Farman, Sarwar take oath as KP, Punjab governors.
  • Afghanistan Conflict: Bombers kill 20 at Kabul sport club.
  • IAF MiG-27 fighter jet crashes in Rajasthan’s Jodhpur, pilot escapes unhurt.

Current Affairs 5th September 2018

  • PTIs Dr Arif Alvi elected Pakistans 13th President.
  • Ehsan Mani officially elected PCB chairman.
  • Two miners die in Balochistan coal mine.
  • Dipak Misra recommends Ranjan Gogoi as next Chief Justice of India.
  • Australia’s economic growth jumps to 3.4 per cent in the June quarter.
  • Topu, Sufil on target as Bangladesh beat Bhutan in SAFF Championship.
  • US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reaches Pakistan today.

Current Affairs 4th September 2018

  • ISIS suicide attack 9 killed in southern Iraq.
  • Afghanistan Terrorist and Osama Bin Laden firend Jalaluddin Haqqani has died.
  • Arab Coalition intercepts missile fired at Saudi Arabia.
  • Pakistan Air Force takes part in Radom International Airshow in Poland.

Current Affairs 3rd September 2018

  • Habib wali Muhammad 4th anniversary observed today.
  • Ali Raza Abidi quits MQM-P for not being allotted ticket.
  • Moldovan Helicopter Crashes in Afghanistan, Killing Ukrainian Crewmembers, Afghan Soldiers.
  • IND vs ENG: England beat India by 60 runs, take a 3-1 unassailable lead in five-match series.

Current Affairs 2nd September 2018

  • PTI’s Awais Dareshak elected unopposed from PP-296 Rajanpur.
  • Son Heung-min spared military service as South Korea take Asian Games gold.
  • Govt appoints BPS-21 officer Afzal Latif as CDA chairman.
  • Ishrat Ali takes over as DG of passport department.
  • Economic Advisory Council Established at National Level in Pakistan.
  • Tahira Safdar takes oath for Chief Justice of Balochistan High Court.
  • PM Imran Khan launches ‘Plant for Pakistan’ campaign (September 2).
  •  Pakistan Temporarily closes Jalalabad Consulate in Afghanistan.


Current Affairs 1st September 2018

  • Justice Tahira Safdar — the first woman chief justice of a high court.
  • 30 years old Kashmiri women named Iram Habib becomes 1st commercial Pilot.
  • The Girl with 12 Toes: Swapna Barman from Jalpaiguri wins Asiad gold in Jakarta.
  • Pakistan Defeats Hong Kong in Asian Games Base Ball.
  • Pakistan Defeated Japan in Asian Hockey Semi-Final by 1-0.
  • Pakistani young man Aslam Khan won full marathon in mens category.

August Current Affair 2018

July Current Affair 2018

June Current Affair 2018