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NATIONAL AFFAIRS

PM Modi launched Rs 50,000 cr Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan to boost employment and livelihood for migrant workers

An employment -cum- rural public works Campaign for 67 lakh migrant workers titled “Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan (GKRA)” has been launched for 6 states viz. Bihar, Uttar Pradesh (UP), Madhya Pradesh (MP), Rajasthan, Jharkhand and Odisha, by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the lines of the announcement made in Rs 20 Lakh crore Aatma Nirbhar Bharat Abhiyan. 



Centre sanctions Rs 190 cr for augmentation of healthcare facilities in North Eastern States

Union Minister of State (MoS) of Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER) Dr Jitendra Singh has sanctioned Rs 190 crore for augmentation of healthcare facility in the eight North Eastern (NE) States viz. of Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya, ManipurSikkim, Mizoram, Nagaland, and Tripura for developing infrastructure for management of infectious diseases.


CIL Joined Hands with NITI Aayog’s AIM to Boost Innovation Ecosystem in India

Coal India Limited (CIL),an Indian state-owned coal mining and refinery company, has entered into the partnership with NITI (National Institution for Transforming India) Aayog’s flagship initiative Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), to actively support the latter’s key innovation and entrepreneurship initiatives across India.

About Coal India Limited (CIL):
Headquarters– Kolkata, West Bengal
Chairman & MD– Pramod Agarwal
About NITI Aayog:
Headquarters– New Delhi.
Chairperson– Narendra Modi.
Chief Executive Officer(CEO)- Amitabh Kant.
Vice Chairperson– Rajiv Kumar.



First installment of Rs.15187.50 cr 15th Finance Commission Grants to Rural Local Bodies (RLBs) released

The Fifteenth Finance Commission (XV FC) has submitted its interim report for the period FY 2020-21 and the Government of India has accepted its recommendations in respect of the Rural Local Bodies (RLBs). The commission has recommended the grant of Rs.60,750 cr for the period FY 2020-21 for RLBs which is the highest ever allocation made by the Finance Commission in any single year.


IIT-Delhi, UN-WFP to offer research-based solution to storage, supply of food grains

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) India and Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi have joined hands to support state and national governments in achieving the food and nutrition security.



BANKING & FINANCE

Yes Bank & Affordplan Jointly Launches Co-Branded Healthcare Card Called ‘Swasth Card’

Yes Bank Limited has joined hands with Delhi-based fintech startup Affordplan, to launch a first of its kind co-branded healthcare card called ‘Swasth Card’ under Swasth program with the aim to enable families plan and manage their finances for their healthcare needs.



UCO Bank Ties Up with 4 Insurers to Offer Various Insurance Products

United Commercial Bank(UCO Bank) partnered with four insurers namely,  State Bank of India(SBI) Life Insurance Company, the Oriental Insurance Company and Religare Health Insurance Company, Star Health and Allied Insurance Company.



AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS        

Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen Wins 2020 Peace Prize of the German Book Trade

Indian economist, philosopher and Nobel Laureate Amartya Kumar Sen (86) has been selected for 2020 Peace Prize by the Board of Trustees of the Peace Prize of the German Book Trade for his decades-long work around issues of global justice.



APPOINTMENTS & RESIGNATIONS   

Tata’s Natarajan Chandrasekaran Re-nominated as a Part-Time Non-Official Director on RBI Central board

As per  Reserve Bank of India(RBI)’s notification, Chairman of the Board of Tata Sons(since January 2017), Natarajan Chandrasekaran has been re-nominated  as a Part-Time Non-Official Director on RBI Central board for 2 years from 3rd March 2020 or until further orders, whichever is earlier.



IFTAS Appoints T.Tabi Sankar as Chairman and N. Rajendran as CEO

The Indian Financial Technology & Allied Services (IFTAS), wholly owned subsidiary of Reserve Bank of India appoints T Rabi Sankar as the Chairman and Dr. N Rajendran as the Chief Executive Officer(CEO)



SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

ISRO Receives Patent for Liquid Cooling and Heating Garment for Astronauts 

The ISRO has initiated a 10,000 crore project- Gaganyaan to send humans to space by 2020, in accordance to which, ISRO has received a patent for its Liquid Cooling and Heating Garment (LCHG) for astronauts to use in space for protection from hot and cold environments.

About ISRO:
Headquarters: Bangalore, Karnataka
Chairman: Dr. K. Sivan


OBITUARY

Rajinder Goel, Domestic cricket stalwart passes away at 77




Vir Chakra Awardee, Major General Lachhman Singh Lehl Passed Away at 97




BOOKS & AUTHORS

Amish Tripathi Released the Book ”Legend of Suheldev: The King Who Saved India”

Best-selling author and the Director of Nehru Centre, London(since 2019) Amish Tripathi released his fiction book,”Legend of Suheldev: The King Who Saved India”. The book is published by Westland Publications Pvt Ltd.



IMPORTANT DAYS

International Day of Yoga 2020 – June 21

UN declared IDY 2020 theme as “Yoga for Health – Yoga at Home”.

Ministry of AYUSH in India is promoting IDY 2020 with the theme as “Yoga at Home – Yoga with Family”


World Hydrographic Day 2020: June 21 

Theme of World Hydrographic Day 2020: ‘Hydrography Enabling Autonomous Technologies’


International Day of the Celebration of the Solstice 2020 – 21 June




World Music Day 2020: June 21 

World Music Day(Fête de la Musique) is celebrated annually on June 21 around the world to honour amateur and professional musicians. The day aims to provide free music to everyone & to promote peace and spread goodwill through music.


STATE NEWS

Rajasthan Signs Pact With POWERGRID & EdCIL to Setup Smart Classrooms in 100 Schools

Rajasthan Education Minister Govind Singh Dotasara informed that Rajasthan government has signed a tripartite agreement with the Power Grid Corporation of India(POWERGRID) and the Educational Consultants India Limited(EdCIL)