Current affairs 08 June 2017 – GK Questions
1.World Oceans Day was observed on 8th June.This year theme is ” Our Oceans , Our Future”.
2.The Union Health and Family welfare minister , JP Nadda has been conferred the WHO Director-General’s special recognition award for global Tobacco control.
3.K G Karmakar and Gauri Shankar have been appointed as the independent Directors of Indian Post Payments Bank (IPPB).
4.Manchester United has named the World’s most valuable Football club by Forbes.
5.First Woman Chief Justice of Nepal Supreme Court , Sushila Karki has retaired.
6.The 17th annual summit of Shanghai cooperation Organisation (SCO) has begun in Astana , Kazakhstan.
7.Union Cabinet approved an MoU between Export-Import bank of India (EXIM) and Export-Import bank of Korea (KEXIM) for export credit of USD 9 billon for infrastructural development in India.
8.Virat Kohli is the Only Indian sportperson in the World’s 100 highest paid athletes in the latest Frobes list.
9.According to QS world University Rankings , IIT Delhi has surpassed IISc Bangalore , to become the top-ranked Indian Institute.
10.Radha Chauhan has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer of Government e-Marketpalce.
11.BRICS Media Forum was held in Bejing , China.
12.India has ranked 74th in Internet data speed