Current Affairs International 1-2 January 2019


  1. Indian-American KP George has been sworn in as the Fort Bend County Judge, becoming the first person from the community to hold the office of one of America's most diverse counties.
  2. Jair Bolsonaro has sworn in as Brazil's President in a ceremony at Brazil's National Congress Building.
  3. The United States and Israel have officially quit the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) with the close of 2018.
  4. Qatar has withdrawn the membership from Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC).
  5. Officials have scrapped the use of wet bulb globe temperature readings for next month's Australian Open.