Equitas Small Finance Bank to launch “ENJOI” Kids Savings Account


1.Senior diplomat Ruchira Kamboj to be the next Ambassador and Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations

Senior diplomat Ruchira Kamboj has been appointed as the next Ambassador and Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations . Ms. Kamboj, a 1987 batch officer of the Indian Foreign Service, is currently the Ambassador of India to Bhutan . That Mr. T.S. He will replace Tirumurti . The Ministry of External Affairs has said that Ms. Kamboj will take charge soon.

2.Prime Minister Narendra Modi will participate in the 14th BRICS summit to be held on 23rd and 24th June

Prime Minister Narendra Modi ‘s Fourteenth BRICS Summit to be hosted by China on Thursday and Friday of this month will take part in The conference will be held online. The Ministry of External Affairs has said that BRICS has become a forum for discussion on common concerns of all developing countries. During the Fourteenth BRICS Summit, discussions are likely to take place on terrorism, trade, health, traditional medicine, environment, science and technology, innovation, agriculture, technical and vocational education and training and micro, small and medium scale industries. During this, discussions are also expected to take place on the multi-level system, the fight against the corona epidemic and the improvement of the global economy. BRICS countries have been continuously demanding reforms to increase representation in the multi-level system and make it inclusive.

3.PM Shri Narendra Modi leads mass yoga exercise organized at Mysore Palace

Ministry of AYUSH and Government of Karnataka organized the main event of 8th International Yoga Day 2022 at Mysore Palace, Mysore . PM has more than 15,000 participantsLed a mass yoga exercise at Mysore Palace with the participation of more than 200 specially-abled children, 100 orphans, 15 transgenders, HIV positive people and ASHA workers. This year International Yoga Day 2022 witnessed many new initiatives. The ‘Guardian Ring’ programme, which is a collaborative exercise between 79 countries and UN organizations as well as Indian missions abroad, tells the story of the unifying power of yoga that transcends national borders. Integrating Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav with the 8th International Day of Yoga, mass yoga demonstrations were organized at 75 prestigious locations across the country under the leadership of 75 Union Ministers. The Prime Minister also inaugurated the Digital Yoga Exhibition, Which is showcasing the latest technologies like Virtual Reality to showcase the history and knowledge of Yoga. The Prime Minister also visited the Static AYUSH Exhibition. The exhibition comprises 146 stalls, in which the Government of Karnataka and AYUSH Institute of Yoga, Government of India are participating.

4.Former Union Minister Yashwant Sinha will be the candidate of opposition parties for the post of President

Former Union Minister Yashwant Sinha will be the opposition candidate for the presidential election . His name was announced after a meeting of opposition parties in New Delhi. These parties have said in a joint statement that a unanimous decision has been taken on the candidature of Shri Yashwant Sinha.

5.Agniveers will get an opportunity to join Merchant Navy after completing their training

The Indian Navy has said that Agniveers will get an opportunity to join the Merchant Navy after completing four years of training . Vice Admiral Dinesh K. Tripathi told reporters in New Delhi that a Memorandum of Understanding has been signed between the Directorate General of Shipping and the Indian Navy in this regard.

6.Under the Agneepath scheme, the recruitment process of the first batch in the Air Force will start from June 24.

The government has said that the recruitment process of Agniveers under the new Agneepath scheme will be completely transparent and fair. The registration process for the recruitment of the first batch in the Indian Air Force will start from the 24th of this month . The registration process in Navy and Army will be started from 1st of next month. Under the Agneepath scheme, young, technology savvy and adaptable people will be recruited into the Armed Forces and each will be individually future prepared. Agniveer will be eligible for Gallantry Award.

7.Draupadi Murmu to be NDA’s presidential candidate

NDA has made Draupadi Murmu its presidential candidate . If she wins this election, she will become the first female tribal president of the country . Draupadi Murmu comes from the state of Odisha . He was born on 20 June 1958. Draupadi Murmu, one of the stalwart women figures who are said to be the champions of tribal interests, has the distinction of being the Governor of Jharkhand for the longest period . Draupadi Murmu’s tenure of more than six years in Jharkhand was beyond controversies. Draupadi Murmu was the only Governor of Jharkhand, who completed a five-year term. Draupadi Murmu was aware of the interests of the tribals and the girl child. On issues related to tribals, she was seen giving direct instructions to the government many times.

8.Equitas Small Finance Bank to launch “ENJOI” Kids Savings Account

Equitas Small Finance Bank is all set to launch the Children’s Savings Account ENJOI on Father’s Day . The SFB announced that the account will introduce “young children” to the financial world, encouraging them to develop the habit of saving. It added that an ENJOI account will also help children take the first step towards a new age and technology-oriented banking experience.

9.Pakistan will still remain in FATF gray list

Pakistan will continue to be on the ” grey list ” of countries under increased monitoring of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) from the global money laundering and terror-financing watchdog . Pakistan has been on the gray list of the Paris -based Financial Action Task Force (FATF) since June 2018 for failing to investigate money laundering that has led to terror financing and was given an action plan to be completed by October 2019 .

10.Assam became the 36th state/union territory in the country to implement the One Nation One Ration Card scheme.

Assam has become the 36th state in the country to implement the One Nation One Ration Card scheme . With this, one nation one ration card scheme has been successfully implemented in all 36 states and union territories of the country. This has made the dream of countrywide food security come true. The objective of this scheme is to enable migrant workers and their family members to get food items at subsidized rates from fair price shops in any part of the country. The migrant workers were greatly benefited by this scheme even during the Covid pandemic. 80 crore people have benefited from this scheme. This scheme was launched on August 2019. To make this scheme smooth, Mera Ration Mobile App has been started. This app is available in 13 languages ​​which will provide timely information to the beneficiaries.

11.Shri Pralhad Joshi inaugurates International Yoga Day celebrations at Hampi World Heritage Site

As part of the nationwide celebration of International Yoga Day- 2022 , 8th International Day of Yoga was celebrated with great enthusiasm at the World Heritage Site of Yeduru Basavanna Pavilion , Hampi , Vijayanagara district of Karnataka The function was inaugurated by Shri Pralhad Joshi, Union Minister of Coal, Mines and Parliamentary Affairs. He outlined the inherent benefits of practicing yoga for both body and mind.

12.Union Home & Cooperation Minister Shri Amit Shah addresses National Conference on Cyber ​​Security and National Security at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi

The Union Minister for Home and Cooperation, Shri Amit Shah addressed the National Conference on Cyber ​​Security and National Security (Azadi from Cybercrime – Amrit Mahotsav of Freedom) at Vigyan Bhawan , New Delhi . Several senior officials of the Ministry of Home Affairs and the Union Ministry of Culture, including the Union Home Secretary, were present in the program.

13.Madhya Pradesh government proposes mining activities in 292 hectares of five parts of Chambal and its tributary Parvati

Recently, the Madhya Pradesh government has proposed mining activities in 292 hectares of five parts of the Chambal and its tributaries , the Parvati River . National Chambal Sanctuary to State Forest DepartmentThis step has been taken to free the U.S. from devoting time, resources and efforts to prevent illegal mining activities. Mining of sand has been banned in the sanctuary since 2006. The National Chambal Sanctuary was established in the year 1979 with a length of 425 km of Chambal River. Its valley is 2-6 km along the Chambal river near the tri-point of Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh. are spread over an extended area of The National Chambal Sanctuary is listed as an Important Bird Area (IBA) and is a proposed Ramsar site.

14.Indian Navy’s Operation Sankalp

The stealth frigate of the Indian Navy, INS Talwar is presently deployed for Operation Sankalp , the third consecutive year of Indian Navy presence in the Gulf region, with the objective of safeguarding India’s maritime interests . The Indian Navy has launched ‘Operation Sankalp’ in the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman as a measure to ensure the safety of Indian ships. Keeping in view the deteriorating security in the Gulf region following the June 2019 attack on merchant ships in the Gulf of Oman, the Indian Navy on 19 June, 2019, to ensure the safe passage of Indian flag-bearing ships passing through the Strait of Hormuz. Initiated maritime security work called Operation Sankalp in the Gulf region.

15.Sunil Chhetri becomes joint 5th highest goalscorer

Indian men ‘s football team captain, Sunil Chhetri scored his 84th international goal against Hong Kong during the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Asian Cup 2023 Qualifier and equaled the record held by Real Madrid and Hungarian football legend Ferenc Puskas . Sunil Chhetri has scored 84 goals in 129 matches while Ferenc Puskas (died in 2006 aged 79) has scored 84 goals in 85 international matches. Sunil Chhetri is the third highest goalscorer in international football among active players after Cristiano Ronaldo’s 117 goals and Lionel Messi’s 86 goals. He is also the most active goalscorer in Asia and India.

16.Left leader Gustavo Petro wins presidential election in Colombia

In Colombia , leftist leader Gustavo Petro has won the presidential election in the country. According to results released by election officials, Petro got 50.48 percent of the vote in his third attempt as a presidential candidate, while his rival Rodolfo Hernandez got 47.26 percent.

17.RBI spent more to print ₹20, ₹50, ₹100, ₹200 notes in FY22

The selling price of banknotes in the denominations of Rs 20, Rs 50, Rs 100 and Rs 200 has increased in FY22. However, there has been no change in the prices for Rs 500 notes. According to the news published quoting RTI, printing 200 rupees note seems to be much more expensive than 500 rupees. In the RTI reply, the Reserve Bank said that printing Rs 10 notes is costing more than printing Rs 20 notes. Apart from the high prices of paper, the printing cost of notes is also increasing continuously due to the rising inflation of other items. However, RBI has almost stopped printing Rs 2,000 notes now.

18.Book titled “Gautam Adani: The Man Who Changed India” by RN Bhaskar

As announced by Penguin Random House (PRHI) , the biography of billionaire industrialist, Gautam Adani , titled ” Gautam Adani: The Man Who Changed India ” will release in October. The book, penned by journalist-writer RN Bhaskar , claims for the first time to bring to the fore the unknown aspects of one of the world’s richest men.

19.RBI suspends the license of Milath Co-operative Bank

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has canceled the license of Millath Co-operative Bank Ltd. , Davanagere, Karnataka , resulting in capital crunch. As a result, the banking operations of the Bank will cease at the end of the day. According to an RBI press release, the Registrar of Co-operative Societies, Karnataka has also been asked to issue an order to close the bank and appoint a liquidator for the bank.

20.Red Bull driver Max Verstappen wins Canadian Grand Prix 2022

Red Bull ‘s Max Verstappen scored his sixth win of the Formula 1 season after facing pressure from Ferrari’s Carlos Sainz in the final leg of the Canadian Grand Prix . For the second time this season, Verstappen’s teammate Sergio Pérez was ruled out of the race due to engine problems, while Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton secured his second podium in third place in the campaign.

21.International Solstice Celebration Day: 21 June

International Day of the Celebration of the Solstice is celebrated globally on 21st June . The day brings awareness to the solstice and equinox and their importance to many religions and ethnic cultures. The summer solstice is the day of the year when the sun reaches its highest point in the sky.

22.world music day

World Music Day on 21st June every year’ is organized. The main objective of organizing this day is to promote peace and harmony through music. The idea of ​​organizing this day was first conceived in the year 1981 by the then Culture Minister of France. Maurice Fleurt, the then French Minister of Culture, who played a key role in the start of ‘World Music Day’, was himself a well-known musician, journalist and radio producer. On the occasion of this day, music competitions and concerts are organized everywhere in the countries of the world including India. In the present time, music has become such a powerful medium, which is also being used by scientists to provide freedom to the person from mental diseases and ailments. According to many studies and experts, Music can also prove to be helpful in reducing stress and providing better sleep. It is worth noting that the field of music as a career is full of immense possibilities and at present youths are adopting music.

23.’Juntinth’ Festival

The ‘ Juneteenth ‘ festival was celebrated in America on June 19 , it was the American Civil War (1861-65)After is a national holiday recognized by the federal government to commemorate the end of slavery. Juneteenth is the oldest national commemoration to mark the end of the end of slavery in America, held annually on June 19. It is currently recognized as a holiday by 47 US states. It is also known as Liberation Day or Juneteenth Independence Day. On January 1, 1863, then-President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation, declaring that all persons ‘held as slaves’ within the states during the rebellion would now be free. However, many people continued to keep slaves even after this announcement. Thereafter on June 19, In 1865, Major General Gordon Granger Galveston declared the end of both the Civil War and slavery. Since then it has become a symbolic date representing independence for African-Americans.