Challenge Daily Updates- 20th June 2019

Posted on 2019-06-21
20 th June 2019 Headlines & Current Affairs

● 20 June : World Refugee Day

● Theme 2019 : Step With Refugees — Take A Step on World Refugee Day

● 19 June : International Day For The Elimination Of Sexual Violence In Conflict

● 19 June : World Sickle Cell Awareness Day

● 19 June : World Sauntering Day


● R S Dhillon Appointed As  Director (Projects) Of Power Finance Corporation Ltd.

● B N Shukla Takes Charge As CMD Of Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd

● 71 Million People Displaced Globally By Various Forms Of Violence : UNHCR

● Vivek Kohli Appointed As Advocate General For Sikkim

● De Vries Appointed As Chairman Of International Skating Union (ISU) Athletes Commission

● PU Chitra Won Women's 1500m Gold At The Folksam Grand Prix In Sweden

● Hashim Amla Became The 2nd Fastest Player To Reach 8,000 ODI Runs ( 176 Innings )

● India Signs Agreement With Bangladesh To Broadcast DDIndia In Bangladesh

● 1st ‘ North East Food Show ’ Will Be Held In Shillong From December 4 To 6

● Jinson Johnson Wins Silver Medal In Men's 1500 M At Folksam Grand Prix Athletics

● Rishabh Pant Replaces Injured Shikhar Dhawan In World Cup Squad

● 4th National Yoga Olympiad Organized By NCERT Begins In New Delhi

● Maharashtra Topped The 2nd Edition Of The US Green Building Council’s List

● Karnataka Ranked 2nd In The The US Green Building Council’s List

● Tamil Nadu Ranked 3rd In The The US Green Building Council’s List

● Ethiopia's Capital Addis Ababa Are Banning Motorbikes From City

● Robert Moreno Appointed As Spain's Football Coach

● J Murali Appointed As Additional Secretary To Andhra Pradesh CM

● RBI Imposed A Fine Of Rs 10 Lakh On South Indian Bank For Violating Norms

● Rasikh Salam Has Been Banned By The BCCI For 2 Years After Submitting A Faulty Birth Certificate

● Sri Lanka Successfully Launches Its 1st Satellite ' Ravana-1 ' Into Orbit

● Amitabh Banerjee Appointed As Director Of Indian Railway Finance Corporation

● UAE - Jordan Forces Hold Joint Military Exercise " Bonds Of Strength 1 "

● India Participates Mongolia's Annual Military  Exercise " Khaan Quest 2019 "

● ICC Cricket WC 2019 New Zealand Beat South Africa By 4 Wkts

● PM Modi To Form Committee On ' One Nation , One Election '

● lnduslnd Bank & Bharat Finance Merger To Be Effective From 4 July

● Bengaluru In Top 10 Asian Cities For Realty Investments

● Govt Proposes Zero Registration Fee For Electric Vehicles

● HDFC To Acquire 51% Stake In Apollo Munich Health Insurance For 1336 Cr

● Rudratej Singh Appointed BMW Group India President & CEO

● Amazon Launches India's 2nd Largest Delivery Station In Hyderabad

● BHEL Commissions Unit-1 Of Chhukha Hydro Electric Project In Bhutan

● Tripura Is Supplying 40 MW Of Electricity To Nepal

● EU Court Declares Adidas Three-Stripe Trademark Invalid


● Ken Williamson Fastest To Reach 1000 Runs In England ( 17 Innings )

● Euthanasia Now Legal In Australian State Victoria

● South Korea Donates 50,000 Tons Of Rice To North Korea

● US Secretary Of State Mike Pompeo Cancels Visit To Sri Lanka

● Kuwaiti Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah Visit On Iraq

● China Donates Security Equipment To Sri Lanka Parliament

● India-UN Fund Grants $ 1.5 Millions For Rehabilitation Of Health Centers In Palau

● UAE Announces Free Visa For Tourists During Summer

● Madame Tussauds London Unveils Priyanka Chopra Statue 

● ICC Approves Rishabh Pant As Replacement For Shikhar Dhawan

● Murali Sreesankar Won Gold Medal In The Long Jump Event At Copenhagen Athletic Meet

● 31st BMW International Open Golf Tournament Will Be Held In Germany

● Vietnam Support For India's Perrmanent Membership At UNSC

● India Sign Agreement To Broadcast DD India In Bangladesh & South Korea

● South Korea , Bangladesh Channels Broadcast On DD Free Dish

● RS Chauhan Appointed As Chief Justice Of The Telangana HC
 

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