Rajasthan on 27 June 2013 launched a unique scheme called Mukhyamantri Bijli Bachat Lamp Yojna for energy conservation.
Union Government on 27 June 2013 raised the base price of rice to 1310 rupees per 100 kilograms from 1250 rupees as compared to year 2012.
CCEA on 28 June 2013 cleared the scheme to establish Laboratories for Managing Epidemics and Natural Calamities.
The UN Security Council eased sanctions against Iraq imposed after Saddam Hussein's invasion of Kuwait in 1990.
Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on 28 June 2013 received the prestigious United Nations Public Service Award.
The Union government on 27 June 2013 almost doubled the price at which natural gas is supposed to be sold to producers of power, fertilizer, minerals and steel.
A landmark Immigration Reform Bill was passed by the US Senate on 27 June 2013. The bill will provide a pathway to citizenship for illegal migrants in US.
Australian Parliament on 27 June 2013 approved a proposed law with new rules to clear out wrong use of the visa scheme for foreign workers by employers.
The Union government on 26 June 2013 has banned three major medicines— anti-diabetes drug pioglitazone, painkiller analgin and anti-depressant deanxit.
Kevin Rudd on 27 June 2013 was sworn in as Australia’s new prime minister ousting Julia Gillard
US Ambassador to India on 23 June 2013 announced that US would provide 150000 US dollar to NGOs that are working for affected areas of Uttarakhand.
John Kerry completed his India visit on 25 June 2013. He was on three-day visit to India from 23 June 2013 to 25 June 2013.
Muthoot Finance got in-principal approval from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for establishing as well as operating White Label ATMs (WLAs).
Manmohan Singh and Sonia Gandhi on 26 June 2013 flagged off first train which connects Banihal in Jammu with Qazigund in Kashmir.
Drayson Racing Technologies established the new world record when the lightweight electric powered car reached the top speed of 328.6 km per hour.
A survey conducted by UNCTAD revealed on 26 June 2013 that India was the third most attractive destination, after China and US.
US retail giant WalMart on 26 June 2013 announced that the India unit head Raj Jain resigned from the company.
Oprah Winfrey was named the most powerful celebrity on 26 June 2013 by Forbes, among the six women and four men who made up to the top 10.
The European Commission (EC) on 26 June 2013 approved Inter Continental Exchange’s (ICE) proposed 8.2 billion dollars takeover of NYSE-Euronext.
Strides Arcolab Pharma on 25 June 2013 announced that it was given WHO pre- qualification for the anti-malarial tablets.
Gujarat Info Petro Ltd (GIPL) signed an agreement with Cason Engineering Plc, Hungary, for gas monitoring system.
TripAdvisor announced in June 2013 that it acquired GateGuru, the mobile resource for airport as well as flight information across the globe.
Pipavav port located in Saurashtra, Gujarat, remained at the top most position for second year in a row in FY13 on the basis of quantity.
Three IPC Common Sales Contracts were launched by International Pepper Conclave 2013 to standardise the contract terms for export of pepper.
Scientists at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) engineered a sensor chip which is capable of detecting the diseases from drop of blood.
The book The King of Style: Dressing Michael Jackson by Michael Bush won the gold medal from the Independent Publisher Book Awards.
The United Nations General Assembly declared 26 June as the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking in the year 1987.
Thirty ninth G8 Summit was held at Lough Erne in Northern Ireland from 17 May - 18 June 2013...
39th edition of the G8 Summit concluded at Lough Erne in Northern Ireland on 18 June 2013...
The government on 25 June 2013 floated a draft Bill demanding setting up of 12 river basin authorities in the country.