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Monday, June 13, 2016

Current Affairs -2016 June (Chapter-01)

Current Affairs -2016 June
(Chapter-01)


1.Which Indian banker has been honoured with the 2016 Green Economy Visionary award?
R Seetharaman

2.Identify the country along with which India released a Joint Statement to endure as global partners in the 21st Century on 7 June 2016.
United States of America

3.United Nations Chief Ban Ki- Moon welcomed the initiatives taken by India and The United states to sign which agreement?
Paris Climate

4.Who has been appointed as the new member of the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC)?
B S Bassi

5. Name the giant hot Jupiter exoplanet tidally spinning up its parent star was found by International team of astronomers.
HATS-18b

6.Prime Minister made his last day to which country and to uplift their partnership and also extended support for inclusion of India into Nuclear Suppliers Group?
Mexico (Mexican President Enrique Pena Nietoto)

7.The world’s longest and deepest rail tunnel has recently opened in which country?
Switzerland (The 57 km (35-mile) twin-bore Gotthard Base Tunnel (GBT) will provide a high-speed rail link under the Swiss Alps between Northern and Southern Europe)

8.Who was appointed as a part-time member of the 21st Law Commission of India on 10 June 2016?
Satya Pal Jain

9.Which is the following element is not added after public review and formal approval by the IUPAC council in the Periodic table?
Tokiyium

10.“Ziyuan III 02” a new civilian high-resolution mapping satellite has been successfully launched by which country?
China

11.Who presided over a presentation that proposed amendment to Civil Aviation Requirements (CARs) on 11 June 2016?
Ashok Gajapathi Raju

12.Which country holds the first position in Malware Infection Index 2016 published by US based Microsoft Company?
Pakistan

13.India has recently signed agreement with which international organisation for ‘Efficient and Sustainable City Bus Service Project’?
World Bank (WB)

14.Where did Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu flagged off the weekly Champaran Satyagrah Express on 10 June 2016?
Motihari

15.Which state agricultural University developed rice variants for submerged areas in order to yield during the monsoon season?
Assam

16.Recently, PM Narendra Modi was invited by which country for the inauguration of Salma Dam?
Afghanistan

17.Name the project under which Scientists of Iceland found a technique to trap carbon dioxide (CO2) in deep underground by turning it into rock.
The CarbFix project

18.Which bank announced the launch of India’s first Internationally listed certified green bonds to finance climate change solutions around the world?
AXIS

19.“No Cost EMI’ option has been introduced by which e-commerce company to make online shopping affordable for high-end purchases?
Flipkart

20. Which department of Union government that launched a logo and tagline design contest for the soon to be set up India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) on the MyGov website on 10 June 2016?

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