Current Affairs Recap of the Day: 07 June 2016

The recap of the day covers important national and international current affairs like the Inter-ministerial Committee on Decongestion of Traffic in Delhi, Mascot for 2018 winter Olympics and Swachh Yug campaign among others.

Created On: Jun 7, 2016 19:49 ISTModified On: Jun 7, 2016 16:00 IST

The recap of the day covers important current affairs of the day in bullet form which would be of immense help to the aspirants in their preparations of different competitive exams like IAS/PCS, SSC, Bank and MBA.

•    He headed the inter-ministerial Committee on Decongestion of Traffic in Delhi that submitted its report to the Union Government - Rajiv Gauba

•    Scientists of this American University developed Bionic Leaf that turns sunlight into liquid fuel – Harvard University

•    This State government announced the IT and Electronics Start-up Policy to develop 2000 start-ups - Gujarat

•    This white tiger was named as the mascot for 2018 winter Olympics to be held in South Korea – Soohorang

•    India’s rank in the biannual Good Country Index 2015 – 70th rank

•    The voters of this European country rejected State-provided unconditional basic income proposal in a referendum – Switzerland

•    This renowned sand-artist won a gold medal in the World Sand Art Championship in Bulgaria - Sudarsan Pattnaik

•    Swachh Yug campaign was launched by the Union Government to make gram panchyats along this river open defecation free – Ganga

•    India’s rank on the 2016 Global Retail Development Index among the 30 developing countries surveyed – Two

•    Farzad gas field that was in news recently is located in this country – Iran

•    The Delhi Government recently announced implementation of its solar policy, which aims at installation of 1 GW solar power capacity by - 2020

•    Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar recently laid foundation stone for Jai Jawan Awas Yojna in - Bahadurgarh

•    The estimated package for implementing suggested measures by the High Power Committee on decongesting Delhi - 19762 crore rupees

•    Kulmeet Bawa was recently appointed as Managing Director for - Adobe South Asia

•    She was named as the ambassador for Swachh Saathi (student internship) programme - Dia Mirza

•    An international team of astrophysicists discovered an unusual astronomical object that formed when two galaxies are exactly aligned - Optical Einstein ring

•    India became the ninth country to enter into an agreement with US for its International Expedited Traveller Initiative, which is also known as - The Global Entry Programme

•    He was the professional mixed martial artist who died on 6 June 2016 at age 42- Kimbo Slice

•    Scientists unlocked a crucial part of the mystery as to how the DNA can replicate and repair itself, the research was conducted at -University of Sheffield

•    The state that will be providing medical insurance of two lakh rupees for BPL families – Jharkhand

•    By this year Railways intends to fit all the railway coaches with bio-toilets under ‘Clean Railways – Clean India’ initiative - 2019

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