Current Affairs 16 June 2017 – GK Questions
1.Indian – American Mira Nair won the Dorothy Arzner Directors award for the film Queen of Katwe.
2.International Day of Family Remittances was observed on 16th June.
3.India has ranked 75th in Environmental Impact Survey , topped by Mozambique conducted by UK based money Super Market.
4.DCB bank launched India’s first Aadhar based iris eye scan customer verification and fingerprint operated ATM.
5.Former Chief Justice of India P N Bhagwati has passed away.
6.Eminent writer Yeshe Dorjee Thangshi conferred with the 5th Bhupen Hazarika national award 2017.
7.India has been re-elected to the UN’s principal organic on economic , social & environment issues for another three year term.
8.Punjabi Playwright Ajmer Singh Aulakh has passed away.
9.The second India-Australia Naval exercise AUSINDEX-17 began in the Coast of Western Australia.
10.UN General Assembly has approved to establish a United Nations office of cunter-terrorism to help member state implement UN’s global counter-terrorism strategy.