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NATIONAL AFFAIRS

HRD & Urban development ministries jointly launches student internship programme called “TULIP”

Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, the Union Minister of Human Resource Development (HRD) and Shri Hardeep S. Puri, (Minister of State (MoS) for Housing & Urban Affairs, have jointly launched The Urban Learning Internship Programme (TULIP) developed by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) with the aim to provide internship opportunities to thousands of fresh graduates and engineers of the county under the ‘Smart City’ projects.
About All India Council for Technical Education(AICTE):
Headquarters– New Delhi
Chairman– Anil Sahasrabudhe

Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, the Union Minister of Human Resource Development (HRD) and Shri Hardeep S. Puri, (Minister of State (MoS) for Housing & Urban Affairs, have jointly launched The Urban Learning Internship Programme (TULIP) developed by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) with the aim to provide internship opportunities to thousands of fresh graduates and engineers of the county under the ‘Smart City’ projects.
About All India Council for Technical Education(AICTE):
Headquarters– New Delhi
Chairman– Anil Sahasrabudhe


Citizen skill mapping under Vande Bharat Mission called “SWADES” launched by Govt.


  • The joint initiative by the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship(MSDE), Civil Aviation Ministry and External Affairs Ministry (MoCA).
  • SWADES is launched in order to conduct a skill mapping exercise of the returning citizens under the Vande Bharat Mission (VBM). 
About MSDE:
Minister Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey
About MoCA:

Minister– Hardeep Singh Puri 



Union Cabinet approved MoU between India and Bhutan on Cooperation in the areas of Environment

The Union cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi approved the Memorandum of Understanding(MoU) between India & Bhutan to improve cooperation in the areas of Environment.

About Bhutan:
Capital– Thimphu(the largest city of Bhutan)
Currency– Bhutanese Ngultrum (BTN)



Centre approved funds for implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission in Odisha, Meghalaya, Assam & Bihar


  • Centre approves Rs 812 crore for implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission in Odisha
  • Centre approves Rs 175 crore for implementation of JJM in Meghalaya
  • Centre approves Rs 1,407 crore for implementation of JJM in Assam during 2020-21
  • Centre allocates over Rs 1,832.66 cr for implementation of JJM in Bihar
  • Arunachal Pradesh plans to provide tap connection to all rural households by March 2023
  • Puducherry plans to provide tap connections to all rural households in 2020-21

BANKING & FINANCE

IndusInd Bank rolls out India’s 1st mobile app based facility for opening current accounts

IndusInd Bank Limited, an Indian new generation bank, has introduced a first-of-its-kind facility for customers to open current accounts (CA) through its ‘Indus Corporate’ mobile app

About IndusInd Bank Limited:
Headquarters– Pune, Maharashtra
MD & CEO– Sumant Kathpalia
Country Head– Consumer Banking- Mr. Soumitra Sen
Tagline– We Make You Feel Richer



Axis Bank MasterCard and Worldline launches ‘Soft POS’, first financial payments service : Transform SmartPhones for Merchant POS terminals

Axis Bank Ltd, Mastercard India &  Worldline India partnered to launch a digital point-of-sale(POS) solution ‘Soft POS’, the 1st financial payments service in India to transform everyday smartphones into merchant POS terminals. It helps offline merchants and Kirana stores accept payments using their smartphones.
ii.Through this app merchants who traditionally accept cash payments will now have a simpler and more secure way to manage transactions.
About Axis Bank:
Headquarters– Mumbai, Maharashtra
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer– Amitabh Chaudhry


ECONOMY & BUSINESS

GAIL (India) Ltd & EESL signs MoU for development of Trigeneration projects in India through VC

State-owned Natural gas company GAIL (India) Ltd and Energy Efficiency Services Ltd(EESL) signed Memorandum of Understanding(MoU) for development of ”trigeneration” projects in India through video conference(VC).

About GAIL:
Headquarters– New Delhi, India
About EESL:
Headquarters– New Delhi, India
Chairman– Rajeev Sharma



APPOINTMENTS & RESIGNATIONS          

Former Miss World Manushi Chhillar joins Rohit, Hima as brand ambassador of Adidas




On Menstrual Hygiene Day Former Miss World Manushi Chhillar joins UNICEF’s “Red Dot Challenge”


On Menstrual Hygiene Day, 28th May 2020, 23-year-old, former Miss World Manushi Chhillar collaborated in the global initiative of the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), the “Red Dot Challenge” to create awareness and to educate the girls about menstrual hygiene and construction of sanitation facilities and access to hygiene products.
About UNICEF:
President– Rabab Fatima(Bangladesh)
Executive Director– Henrietta H. Fore
Headquarters– New York, United States. 


SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

For the comfort of PPE Wearers DRDO Develops “SUMERU-PACS”

Defence Research Development Organisation(DRDO) developed “SUMERU-PACS”, a personal air circulation system to provide comfort for the doctors and healthcare workers who wear Personal Protective Equipment(PPE) for more than 6 hours and suffer due to sweating.

About DRDO:
Chairman– Satheesh Reddy
Formed– 1958



OBITUARY

National awardee and Veteran filmmaker Basu Chatterjee passed away at 90


BOOKS & AUTHORS

Luke Coutinho’s new book “The Dry Fasting Miracle: From Deprive to Thrive” on benefits of ‘dry fasting diet’




IMPORTANT DAYS

International Day of Innocent Children Victims of Aggression 2020 – June 4




STATE NEWS

J&K Lt Governor launches salary tracker mobile app “MeraVetan (Version – 1)” for government employees

The Lieutenant Governor of Jammu & Kashmir, Girish Chandra Murmu launched the first version of the Salary Tracker Mobile app “MeraVetan” developed by the National Informatics Centre(NIC) – J&K State Centre on the Android Platform to provide end to end computerization of JK Payment System(JKPaySys) application, at the Raj Bhavan.


Chhattisgarh govt launches a campaign “Spandan” for police

Chhattisgarh Police have launched a special campaign titled “spandan” to check mental stress and depression among their personnel by conducting interactive programmes and arranging counselling sessions, music and yoga therapies.

Facebook to acquire 9.9% stake in Jio Platforms via Jaadhu Holdings

As per regulatory documents, Facebook will acquire 9.9 per cent stake in Jio Platforms via a new entity Jaadhu Holdings LLC, which was announced in April 2020 with an investment of $ 5.7 billion (Rs 43,574 crore). Jaadhu is a newly incorporated company formed in March 2020 under the laws of the State of Delaware, US(United States) and is not engaged in any business in India or anywhere.