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- Union Defece Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated two Centres for Excellence Border Roads Organisation in New delhi.
These Centres have been established to achieve excellence in road safety as well as foster growth in construction of roads, bridges, air fields and tunnels.
Its also used to provide role in improving border infrastructures.
- An independent appraisal report released on June 11, states that the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) India has the Aspirational Districts Programme (ADP) as ‘a very successful model of local area development’.
As per the report, ADP should serve as a best practice for other countries where regional disparities are persisting with respect to development.
Report highlights, ADP has made concerted efforts due to which neglected districts in remote locations and those districts affected by Left Wing Extremism are on positive trajectory of growth with more growth and development in last three years.
Health & nutrition, education, and agriculture & water resources have registered massive improvements.
- A second highest rainfall in 121 years May 2021 records this with 107.9 millimetres rainfall which is 74 percent more than its Long Period Average (LPA) of 62 mm.
As per the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) report May 2021 records the highest rainfall thorugh out the 121 years record.
The Highest rainfall records because of the two back-to-back cyclones and western disturbances.
- Assam Government Announces that the Dihing Patkai a 234.26-sq. km Forest as the 7th national park of Assam.
Including this Assam has the 7 National parks and becoming the third most national parks in India.
Dihing Patkai was covering Dibrugarh and Tinsukia districts of Assam.
- National Security Guard (NSG) and the Rashtriya Raksha University (RRU) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for cooperation and collaboration.
The project was aimed at strengthening the core competencies of the NSG, which are counter-terrorism, counter-IEDs, and anti-hijacking.
Rashtriya Raksha University (RRU) is an institute set up under the Ministry of Home Affairs and is located in Gandhinagar, Gujarat.
- Indian Environmentalist Sunita Narain has been appointed to international advisory group for environment, climate and biodiversity.
Swedish Minister for International Development Cooperation Made her appointment to International Advisory Group.
- Maharashtra Government announced a Action plan to Protect Heritage Trees aged 50 years and above in urban areas.
Maharashtra Chief minister Uddhav Thackeray launched a Action plan.
Through this action protection of ancient and old trees aged 50 years and above in urban areas was to be planned.
Action plan amends Maharashtra (Urban Areas) Tree Protection and Conservation Act, 1975.
- Prime Minister Narendra Modi participate in the session of 47th G7 summit.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will participate in the session of 47th G7 summit virtual summit in Cornwall in June 2021.
Narendra Modi was the prime minister to participate in the meet for the second successive time.
India, Australia and South Korea are other special invitees for the G-7 Summit 2021.
Canada, France, Italy, Germany, Japan, UK and US are the countries in G7.
- G7 Officials made a Plan to deliver 1 billion extra doses of vaccines by 2022 to cover 80 percent of world’s adult population.
G7 summit was held in Cornwall in that meeting presidents and prime ministers will pledge to deliver at least 1 billion extra doses of vaccines over the next year.
Through this vaccination plans committee will done a plan draft to end pandemic by December 2022.
- Albania, Brazil, Gabon, Ghana, UAE are elected as non-permanent members of United Nations Security Council.
UN General Assembly (UNGA) has held elections to elect five non-permanent members for UNSC as a result of this Albania, Brazil, Gabon, Ghana, UAE Elected to UNSC.
These countries will take their seats on Council for two-year term from January 1, 2022.
- 27 stolen antiquities were returned to their respective countries in United states.
United States Attorney will returns the 27 stolen antiquities to Cambodia.
The stolen antiquities Valued at about 3.8 million $, the items included several Hindu and Angkorian Buddhist statues, such as a bronze meditating Buddha on a Naga, a statue of Shiva, and a Buddhist sandstone sculpture of Prajnaparamita.
- US President Joe Biden and British Prime Minister Boris Johnson signed a document titled “New Atlantic Charter” during the meet of G7 summit.
New Atlantic Charter was signed with the objective of defending principles & institutions of democracy and strengthening & adapting the institutions.
- Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman chairs meeting of 44th GST Council On today (June 12).
The meeting will be attended by Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur along with finance ministers and senior officials of states and union territories.
This meeting was on the subject of take a decision on relief in respect of COVID-19 related individual items and the reports of GST.
- Industrial production of India Grows 134.4% in April 2021.
Factory output, as measured by the Index of Industrial Production (IIP), rose 22.4 per cent in March 2021 and had contracted by a massive 57.3 per cent in the April month.
Manufacturing sector output, which accounts for more than three-fourths of the entire index, registered a growth of nearly 200 per cent.
- The State Bank of India (SBI) launches ‘Kavach’ personal loan scheme of up to Rs 5 lakh for COVID patients.
This scheme will provide loans of up to 5 lakh at an effective interest rate of 8.5% per annum.
SBI announced a collateral-free loan called ‘Kavach Personal Loan’ for its customers facing financial stress due to COVID treatment-related expenditures.
- India’s foreign exchange reserves have crossed the $600 billion mark for the first time in the latest data from the reserve bank of india.
The reserves kitty rose by $6.842 billion to $605.008 billion
- In French Open Tennis, Novak Djokovic beat Rafael Nadal in the semi final and reaches the Men’s Singles final.
Novak Djokovic becomes the only player to beat Nadal in French Open twice.
This will be the 29th career Grand Slam final for Djokovic.
- Youth Affairs and Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju has launched the Central Athlete Injury Management System (CAIMS) fortraining of athletes for 2024 Olympics.
It aims to provide the best of sports injury management support nearest to the athlete’s geographical location.
- Indian women cricketers, Shafali Verma, Harmanpreet Kaur, Jemimah Rodrigues, Smriti Mandhana, and Deepti Sharma join ‘The Hundred women’s competition’.
The tournament, to be organised by the England and Wales Cricket Board and played in a 100-ball format, will see some of the best women cricketers from around the world compete for different franchises.
Events, Important Days:
- June 11 – The grand launch of Euro 2020 was held at The Stadio Olimpico in Rome.
- June 12 – World Day Against Child Labour
World Day Against Child Labour was conducted under the theme of “Act now: End child labour!”
The International Labour Organisation (ILO) launched the World Day Against Child Labour in 2002.
The focus of this day to seek attention on the worldwide extent of kid labour and therefore the action and efforts needed to eliminate it.
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