17TH NOVEMBER 2020
Nitish Kumar took as the Chief Minister of Bihar for 4th consecutive term. Elon Musk is set to become the world's third-richest person, surpassing Mark Zuckerberg. Flipkart Group has acquired Bengaluru-based AR startup Scapic, which was selected by YourStory among Tech30 startups in 2018. Flipkart said it aims to work with the company to enhance its immersive shopping experience capabilities. Actor Sonu Sood has been appointed as state icon by the Election Commission of India. National Press Day is observed on 16th November to commemorate the institution of Press Council of India in 1966. Former Bangladesh U-19 player Mohammed Sozib passed away at the age of 21. Russia hosted the 12th BRICS Summit with the theme 'Global Stability., Shared Security and Innovative Growth'. External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar represented India at the 15th East Asia Summit.