Current Affairs & Latest GK 1 to 15 June 2020 – This Video presents the Latest Current Affairs in MCQ format covering the Current Affairs during 1 to 15 June 2020. Topics covered in this video are related to science and technology, Space research, Awards and honours,
Entertainment, Sports, Politics, etc. The important details of the current affairs are also discussed in the video so that all possible questions can be prepared.
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Q1. The government on June 5, 2020 announced implementation of the ____ scheme to develop 200 Urban Forests across the country in next five years.
Q2. HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank launched booklet titled “Safe online learning in the times of COVID-19” on June 5, 2020. It has been jointly prepared by UNESCO and ___.
Q3. The Indo-Tibetan Border Police has operationalised its newly sanctioned twin commands in Chandigarh and ____.
Q4. Which of the following is the online quiz organized by National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) for awareness and knowledge dissemination about river Ganga?
Q5. The government unveiled Prime Minister’s new ‘panchsheel’, or five principles, that will shape its approach in its bid to get elected to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC). These five principles are samman, samvad, sahyog, shanti and ____.
Q6. India has begun campaign for getting elected to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC). When was the last time India won a non-permanent seat at UNSC?
Q7. Who is the Prime Minister of Australia?
Q8. Who hosted the Global Vaccine Summit on June 4, 2020?
Q9. Gaitri I. Kumar has been appointed as the next High Commissioner of India to _____.
Q10. Brajendra Navnit has been appointed as Ambassador and Permanent Representative of
India to ____.
Q11. According to World Bank Group President David Malpass, current estimates show that ___ people could be pushed into extreme poverty in 2020.
Q12. Which Tropical Storm killed more than 17 people in El Salvador and Guatemala in June
Q13. Death of African-American man George Floyd (46) in police custody in ___ city on May 25 was in news for violent protests in US.
Q14. Which was the host country for the World Environment Day celebrated on June 5, 2020?
Q15. Russian language day was celebrated by the UN on June 6, 2020. It is the birth anniversary of _____.
Q16. Which of the following is the student-scientist connect program of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)?
Q17. Which of the following has been developed by the DRDO to help wearers of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to feel comfortable without sweating?
Q18. What was urban unemployment rate in India between July 2018-June 2019, according to government data released recently?
Q19. Which micro-credit facility scheme for street vendors was launched by the government in June 2020?
Q20. Which campaign to promote energy efficiency was launched by the Power and New & Renewable Energy Ministry on June 5, 2020?
Q21. YES Bank acquired 24.19 per cent in which direct-to-home (DTH) company recently?
Q22. Who is the President of the Confederation of Indian Industry for the year 2020-21
Q23. Which cyclone hit Maharashtra on June 3, 2020?
Q24. Who won the Lindores Abbey Rapid Challenge chess title in June 2020?
Q25. Which of the following has signed MoU with Rotary India for e-learning content telecast for class 1-12 over TV channels?
Q26. Actor Sushant Singh Rajput died in Mumbai at the age of 34. His debut film was ___.
Q27. Which is the top-ranked Indian institution in QS World University Rankings?
Q28. Which country was affected by Tropical Storm Cristobal in June 2020?
Q29. Name the nanotechnology based disinfectant spray developed by Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, Pune to combat COVID-19 by disinfecting all types of surfaces
Q30. Who has won the 2020 World Food Prize?
Q31. Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has mandated a strip of ____ colour of one-centimetre width on top of the existing sticker carrying details of registration for BS-VI
vehicles of any fuel type.
Q32. Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivered a virtual address to the Plenary session of the ____ on June 11, 2020.
Q33. Which is the most expensive city for expatriates in India, according to the 2020 Cost of Living Survey by Mercer?
Q34. Which of the following has won a contract from the Centre to construct an 8-gigawatt (Gw) photovoltaic power plant?
Q35. Which of the following has introduced a first-of-its-kind India standard gold and silver delivery, under the ‘futures and options’ (F&O) bullion contracts?
Q36. Which of the following developed the facial recognition software called “Rekognition”?
Q37. Imtaiyazur Rahman is the new chief executive officer (CEO) of ____.
Q38. Gairsain in ___ district was declared as the summer capital of Uttarakhand on June 8, 2020.
Q39. Who won the Sharjah World Stars online chess tournament in June 2020?
Q40. 2019 Asian ___ Championship gold medal winner Gomathi Marimuthu was banned for doping recently.
Q41. Which is world’s most expensive city for expatriates according to the 2020 Cost of Living
Survey by Mercer?
Q42. India’s economy is forecast to bounce back with a sharp growth rate of 9.5 per cent in 2021-22 provided it avoids further deterioration in financial sector health, ____ said on June 10,
Q43. ____: Scheme on Internship Programme (SIP) was launched on June 11, 2020 by National Cooperative Development Corporation to help cooperative institutions access innovative ideas of young professionals.
Q44. What is the cash prize given to the winner of 2020 World Food Prize?
Q45. The Indian Air Force has developed Airborne ___ Pod for Isolated Transportation (ARPIT) for evacuation of critical patients with infectious diseases.
Q46. Which of the following has developed a sanitising chamber named ‘GermiKlean’?
Q47. The World ____ Day was celebrated on June 9, 2020.
Q48. The International ____ Awareness Day was observed on June 13, 2020.
Q49. ____ for a Sustainable Ocean was the theme of the World Oceans Day observed on June 8, 2020?
Q50. Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) monuments having places of worship will remain shut in Rajasthan, Maharashtra, ____, Odisha and Jammu and Kashmir despite nod from the Central government to reopen them from June 8, 2020.