Current affairs 09 June 2017 – GK Questions
1.President Panab Mukherjee has launched the ” Selfie with daughter ” mobile application.This is aimed at raising awareness about female foeticide and sex selection.
2.Indian Tennis ace Rohan Bopanna and Gabriela Dabrowski (Canada) have won the French Open mixed doubles title 2017.
3.The Union Railway minister , Suresh Prabhu inaugurated ” Indian Railways first HR round Table conference ” in New Delhi.
4.Muttaiah Muralitharan became the first player from Sri Lanka to be inducted in to the ICC Hall of Fame.
5.Madhya Pradesh government has launched a new debt relief scheme named ” Krishi Rin Samadhan Yojana ” for farmers.
6.Jeje Lalpekhlua has been nominated as the 2016 All India Football Federation (AIFF) player of the year.
7.The ministry of AYUSH , Shripad Yesso Naik inaugurated the 2nd National Health Editors Conference on Yoga in New Delhi.
8.Adam Zagajewski has won ” Spain’s prestigious Princess of Austrians award for Literature “.
9.The former Indian Council for Historical Research (ICHR) Chairman Basudev Chatterji has passed away.
10.A book titled ” The Crisis within ” authored by Ganesh Devy was released.
11.The GST council has announced the setting up of 18 sectoral groups to ensure a smooth roll-out of the GST.
12.Canara Bank has tied up with New India Assurance company for distribution of insurance products.