✉ CURRENT AFFAIRS OF 23RD JUNE 2018 ✉

National

  • Mohanpura Dam Project dedicate to the nation in state – Madhya Pradesh.
  • From June 23, 2018, The ban on single usable Plastic in state – Maharashtra.
  • The ministry of housing and urban affairs has approved changes in the master plan 2021 for city – Delhi.
  • The Government has advised AC manufacturers to keep default setting at – 24 degree Celsius.

International

  • Inauguration of the Swami Vivekananda Cultural Centre takes place at Dushanbe in country – Tajikistan.
  • This two countries have agreed to indefinitely suspend its Freedom Guardian exercises scheduled to be held in August – US and South Korea.
  • This eastern landlocked country opened first oil refinery with the help of a USD 1 billion loan from India – Mongolia.

Sports

  • This player, who scored nearly 600 runs in IPL, failed in the test of the Yo-Yo Test – Ambati Rayudu.

Person in News

  • He will join the International Court of Justice (ICJ) as 15th judges – Yuji Iwasawa.
  • He is the new Managing Director (MD) of State Bank of India (SBI) – Arijit Basu.

General knowledge

  • Dushanbe is the capital of Central Asian country – Tajikistan.
  • Capital of the Caribbean island country of Cuba is – Havana.
  • The capital city of Mongolia is – Ulaanbaatar.
  • RITES Limited, a CPSU Engineering Consultant Company which is an expert in the transportation sector was established in year – 1974.
  • In India, yo-yo test is to be used as the criteria for checking the fitness of the player – cricket.
  • International Widows’ Day is celebrated all over the world on – June 23.
  • Hague (Netherlands) based UN’s International Court of Justice (ICJ) was established in year – 1945.

✉ CURRENT AFFAIRS OF 22ND JUNE 2018 ✉

National

  • On 4 August, India will imposed retaliatory tariff on 29 products worth $235 million from – United States (US).
  • 5th India International MSME Start-Up Exhibition 2018 was inaugurated on June 22 in – Delhi.

International

  • India and the United States will hold an inaugural 2+2 dialogue on July 6 in – Washington D.C.
  • The world Inaugural premiere of this Indian film takes place at London Indian Film Festival – Love Sonia.
  • Scientists from this organization have discovered ‘chlorophyll-f’, which uses near-IR light for photosynthesis – Imperial College London.

Sports

  • This shuttler was adjudged as the Sportsperson of the Year for 2017 by the Sports Illustrated India – Kidambi Srikanth.
  • In the history of ODI cricket, this country made world record of highest score of 481 runs – England.

Person in News

  • Person resigns as Chief Economic Advisor in june 2018 – Arvind Subramanian.
  • This Indian Actor and UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador publish ‘Unfinished’ book in 2019 – Priyanka Chopra.
  • This Veteran journalist and litterateur passed away in Raipur on 22 June – Prabhakar Choubey.
  • This state’s Governor NN Vohra has appointed K Vijay Kumar and BB Vyas as advisers – Jammu and Kashmir.

General knowledge

  • The wavelength of IR-Rays is found in range of – 700 nanometers to 1 millimeter.
  • The wavelength of X-ray is found in range of – 0.01 to 10 nanometers.
  • X-ray was discovered in 1895 by scientist – Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen.
  • Mongolia is the capital of this country – Ulaanbaatar.

✉ CURRENT AFFAIRS OF 21ST JUNE 2018 ✉

National

  • The world’s first International Centre for Humanitarian Forensics is in – Gandhinagar, Gujarat.
  • The 100th Smart City is – Shillong.
  • India Smart City Award 2018’s City award was given to – Surat (Gujarat).
  • The first state in the country, which implement ‘7-Star Gram Panchayat Rainbow Scheme’ – Haryana.
  • This many artists are selected for 2017’s Natya Akademi Award – 42.

International

  • This country quits UN Human Rights Council, who condemns alleged bias against Israel – US.
  • This North American country legalises recreational use of marijuana nationwide – Canada.
  • ‘Conference on International Decade for Action: Water for Sustainable Development 2018-28’ was held in – Tajikistan.

Sports

  • This country sets a new world record of 481 runs in 50 overs – England.

Person in News

  • This yoga teacher is the recipients of PM award 2018 – Vishwas Mandalik.
  • The Chief Financial Advisor resigned from his post – Arvind Subramanyam.

General knowledge

  • Government of India’s Smart City Mission launched in year – 2015.
  • The UNHRC, established in 2006, is headquartered at – Geneva, Switzerland.
  • Government of India established ‘India Smart City Award’ in year – 2017.
  • International Yoga Day celebrates on – 21st June.