🍀 The Union cabinet approved proposed changes to the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill that aim to address crucial issues such as road safety, with stiff penalties for violation of rules, strengthening the public transportation system and curbing corruption.
🍀 Maharashtra is all set to get floating solar power generation plants on four dams.
🍀 IT major Infosys announced a long term strategic partnership with Toyota Material Handling Europe (TMHE).
🍀 The Reserve Bank of India launched Complaint Management System (CMS) application on its website for lodging complaints against banks and NBFCs with a view to improve customer experience in timely redressal of grievances.
🍀 BBC Studios Americas president Ann Sarnoff has named as the first female chair and CEO of Warner Bros.
🍀 Prithviraj Kothari has been appointed as the National President of India’s oldest and apex association i.e. India Bullion And Jewellers Association.
🍀 K Natarajan has been appointed as the next Director General (DG) of the Indian Coast Guard (ICG).
🍀 Rachna Khaira of The Tribune has bagged the prestigious RedInk Award for ‘Journalist of the Year’ for her expose during 2018 on the functioning of the UIDAI and its Aadhaar data cache.🍀 NITI Aayog released the Second Edition of “Healthy States, Progressive India, Keralatook the top spot among larger states for overall performance on health indicators, followed by Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra, while Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, and Odisha languish at the bottom.
🍀 Bollywood actor Anupam Kher is coming out with his autobiography, “Lessons Life Taught Me Unknowingly” is set to hit stands on August 5.
🍀 Tech Mahindra introduced K2, an artificial intelligence engine-based Humanoid for Human Resource (HR) industry, for its Noida Special Economic Zone Campus in Uttar Pradesh.
🍀 Shakib Al Hasan became to first Bangladesh cricketer to score 1,000 runs in World Cups against Afghanistan.
🍀 Veteran freedom fighter Mohan Ranade passed away in Pune, Maharashtra. He was 90 years old.
🍀 Day of the Seafarer was observed on 25th June. The theme of 2019 is “I am on board with gender equality”.