Current Affairs International 3 October 2018

1. Veteran Kurdish Politician Barham Salih has been elected as new President of Iraq.
2. Australian midfielder Mile Jedinak has announced his retirement from international football.
3. The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2018 with one half to Frances H. Arnold (USA)"for the directed evolution of enzymes" and the other half jointly to George P. Smith (USA) and Sir Gregory P. Winter (UK) "for the phage display of peptides and antibodies".