1. Australia lifts ICC Men’s Cricket world cup beating India –


  • Australia lifted the ICC Mens Cricket World Cup 2023defeating India by six wickets in the final at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad.
  • Virat Kohliwas awarded with the “player of the tournament” title for his exemplary performance.
  • He scored a total of765 runs in 11 innings, the highest-ever runs scored by a batter in a single edition of the World Cup.
  • Mohammed Shamifinished as the leading wicket taker of the World Cup 2023.


  1. India Set to Extend Rice Export Bans Through 2024 –


  • India, the world’s top rice exporter, is expected to maintain its curbs on overseas sales well into 2024, a move likely to hold the staple grain at close to its highest price levels since the food crisis of 2008.
  • Lower prices and ample stockpiles have helped make India one of the top shippers globally over the past decade, recently accounting for almost 40% of the total.
  • African nations like Benin and Senegal are among the top buyers.


  1. Nicaragua’s Sheynis Palacios Crowned 72nd Miss Universe 2023 –


  • Sheynis Palaciosrepresenting Nicaragua, won the Miss Universe crown at the 72nd editionof the fashion pageant.
  • The show took place in San Salvador, El Salvador at Jose Adolfo Pineda Arena on November 19.
  • Sheynis was also crowned as Miss Nicaragua 2023 earlier this year and has a strong social media presence.
  • For the finale of Miss Universe 2023, Sheynin was seen wearing a stunning embellished body-hugging gown.