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World This Week: 28 November-4 December 2011

You can read compilation of all the important topics and events of the week. Update your Current Affairs Weekly with our World This Week.

Dec 8, 2011 18:23 IST
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A compilation of all the important topics and events of the week is given here. Update your Current Affairs Weekly with our World This Week.

28 November
•    Kuwait’s Prime Minister and Cabinet Resigned amid Accusations of Corruption.

29 November
•    The Parliament of Bangladesh approved Hindu Property Restoration Act.
•    Brazil's Former Football Captain, Socrates who led Brazil in 1982 & 1986 World Cup died in Sao Paulo.
•    The Artist won the top prize of Best Picture at the 2011 New York  Film Critics Circle Awards.

30 November
•    Brazil's Former Football Captain, Socrates who led Brazil in 1982 & 1986 World Cup died in Sao Paulo.
•    The European Union slapped Increased Sanctions on Syria.
•    UNAIDS report, drafted jointly with the UNICEF and the World Health Organisation (WHO) released.

1 December
•    Weightlifter Karnam Malleswari resigned as Vice-president of Indian Weightlifting Federation.
•    Scientists identified genes that can increase a person’s risk of developing multiple myeloma by 30 percent.

2 December
•    The report, compiled by British-based firm Maplecroft, released the list of the first 10 countries, which account for two-thirds of global emissions.

3 December
•    United Kingdom (UK) shut down the Iranian Embassy in London.

4 December
•    The Labour Party conference in Australia approved Uranium Exports to India.
•    Brazil's Former Football Captain, Socrates who led Brazil in 1982 & 1986 World Cup died in Sao Paulo.
•    Spain won its fifth Davis Cup title after Rafael Nadal defeated Argentina’s Juan Martin del Potro 1-6 6-4 6-1 7-6 (0).

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