Daily Current Affairs One line news – June 15, 2019 !!

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🍀 In Slovakia, anti-corruption campaigner Zuzana Caputova was sworn in as country’s first female president. 🍀 UK government has banned commercials that reinforce gender prejudices.

🍀 The government in Madhya Pradesh is coming up with 300 “smart gaushalas” in the state and has signed a contract with a foreign company for the construction and development of these cow shelters.

🍀 Assam Transport Minister Chandra Mohan Patowary launched the State Transport Corporation’s Chalo app for Guwahati.

🍀 FundzBazar, an online mutual fund investment platform launched by Prudent, launched ‘Selfiewala KYC’ feature for the first-time mutual fund investors.

🍀 The Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India has appointment of Ms. Padmaja as the next High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Tuvalu with the residence in Suva.🍀 IT firm Tech Mahindra has proposed appointment of former Axis Bank CEO Shikha Sharma and Khaitan & Co Partner Haigreve Khaitan as independent directors.

🍀 P. Arumugam, Senior Assistant, Directorate of Distance Education, Pondicherry University, has received Mahatma Gandhi Life Time Achievement Award from Indian International Friendship Society, New Delhi.

🍀 Writers Sabarinathan and Devi Nachiappan have respectively been conferred Sahitya Akademi’s Yuva Puraskar and Bal Sahitya Puraskar awards for the year 2019.

🍀 Bhushan Kumar has been felicitated with an official certificate from Guinness World Records as T-Series became the first YouTube channel to reach 100 million subscribers.

🍀 The University Grants Commission (UGC) has launched a Consortium of Academic and Research Ethics (CARE) to “identify, continuously monitor and maintain” UGC-CARE Reference List of Quality Journals across disciplines.
Sports

🍀 Multiple times world champion Peter Gilchrist defeated India’s Sourav Kothari in final to win the 2019 Pacific International Billiards Championship played at the Yarraville Club in Melbourne, Australia.

🍀 The Indian football team remained static at 101st place in the FIFA rankings. 

🍀 The World Elder Abuse Awareness day is being observed across the globe on 15th June every year. The theme for 2019 is “Lifting Up Voices”.

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