Current affairs 11 & 12 June 2017 – GK Questions
1.Rafael Nadal has won the 10th French Open Tennis Men’s Title by defeating Stan Wawrinka.
2.Bengali film Director Soumitra Chatterjee has been conferred with the highest French civilian honour , the Legion d’Honneur.
3.Indian ambassador to Kazakhstan , Harsh Kumar Jain inaugurated Indian Pavilion at Expo 2017 at Astana , Kazakhstan.
4.The Union minister of state for development of North Eastern Region Jitendra Singh has announced , the launch of ” Hill Area Development Programme (HADP) ” for notheast in Imphal.
5.US actor , TV series Batman Adem west has passed away.
6.A book ” Indira Gandhi – A Life in Nature ” authored by Jairam Ramesh was released.
7.Shashikant Kutwal has won the gold medal at the 17th World Individual Chess championship for differently-abled.
8.Lewis Hamilton has won the 2017 Canadian Grand prix formula one race.
9.The 22nd European Union Film Festival (EUFF) kicked off in New Delhi.
10.World’s largest floating solar farm launched in China.
11.World Day against Child Labour is observed on 12th June .
12.Nguyen Duchoa has won the 10th Mumbai Mayor’s cup International Open Chess Tournament.
13.The recipient of the Jnanapith award , Poet and Writer C.Narayana Reddy has passed away.
14.World’s smallest and cheapest private jet ” Vision Jet ” has launched in USA.
15.The 22nd Agricultural & Preocessed food products Export Development Authority (APEDA) annual award function held in New Delhi.