Daily Current Affairs | 22nd June 2016 Current Affairs

Current Affairs
  • India received 44 billion US dollars inflows in 2015 to be ranked 10th in global ranking in terms of FDI inflows
  • As per the World Investment Report 2016, The USA received maximum FDI in 2015
  • US, Germany, Canada and Indonesia’s satellite were part of launch of 20 satellites in a single mission of ISRO
  • The former Indian diplomat M K Rasgotra authored the book ‘A Life in Diplomacy’
  • Representative Director, President and Chief Operating Officer of SoftBank Group Nikesh Arora resigned in June 2016
  • The autobiography of Sania Mirza “Ace Against Odds” will be released in July 2016
  • World Bank released the India Development Update 2016: Financing Double-Digit Growth
  • Maharashtra Cabinet in June 2016 approved Minority Status to Jew community
  • “Ooru manadi ra, ee vada manadi ra” lyricist Guda Anjaiah died in June 2016
  • A two-day meeting of heads of state of Shanghai Cooperation Organization under the presidency of Uzbekistan will begin in Tashkent
  • Online search engine giant Google launched a new keyboard app for Apple iOS users in India called “Gboard”
  • Andhra Pradesh State Postal circle on 2nd International Day of Yoga released Information booklet, ‘Stamps on Yoga’ and ‘stamps on Suryanamaskarams’
  • Union Government asked all state governments to link Aadhaar with caste and domicile certificates of school students in class V and VIII
  • Six Indian World War I (WW-I) heroes who became part of Britain’s new digital archive launched as part of UK government’s centenary celebrations of WW-I
  • United States plans to provide more than 3 billion dollars annually in support for the Afghan national security forces from 2018 through 2020
  • United States donated 20 million dollars in humanitarian aid to the United Nations’ effort to help the thousands of refugees who have fled fighting in the Iraqi city of Fallujah
  • Ambubachi Mela at Kamakhya temple is an annual festival of Assam