Current Affairs 15 June 2017 – GK Questions
1.Israeli author David Grossman has won the Man Booker International prize fro his novel ” A Horse walks into a Bar “.
2.Union Health Ministry has launched an International Diarrhoea Control Fortnight (IDCF) to reduce child deaths due to Diarrhoea.
3.IOC , BPCL and HPCL have signed an agreement to jointly set up the World’s largest refinary & Petrochemical complex in Maharashtra.
4.India has ranked 60th in the Global Innovation Index (GII) 2017 , topped by Switzerland.
5.Neeru Chadha became the first Indian woman to be elected as a Judge at the International Tribunal for the Law of the sea (ITLOS).
6.World Elder Awareness Day was observed on 15th June.
7.Indian origin Leo Varadkar become Ireland’s Youngest and first openly gay Prime Minister.
8.Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved $150 million equity investment to the India Infrastructure Fund.
9.Kajal Singh has appointed as the Executive Vice President in Goods and Services Tax Network.
10.Lok Sabha speaker Sumitra Mahajan to inaugurate the 16th North East Region Coomonwealth Parliament Association (NERCPA) at Imphal , Manipur.