🍀 India has pledged to contribute USD 5 Million in 2019 to the UN Palestine refugee agency.
🍀 Japan officially resumed commercial whaling for the first time in more than three decades after Tokyo’s controversial decision to withdraw from the International Whaling Commission (IWC).
🍀 The Government of Uttar Pradesh launched “Dastak Campaign” to eradicate deadly Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) and Japanese Encephalitis (JE) disease.
🍀 India’s largest lender, State Bank of India (SBI) and India’s sovereign wealth fund, National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) have signed an MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) to provide financing solutions to the infrastructure sector.
🍀 Japanese conglomerate SoftBank has invested around $250 million in Ola Electric Mobility.
🍀 The GoI has appointed MTNL CMD P.K. Purwar as the Chairman and Managing Director of Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd.
🍀 N S Vishwanathan has been re-appointed as the deputy governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for one more year.🍀 Indian Overseas Bank(IOB), public sector bank based in Chennai has appointed Karnam Sekar as its new Managing Director (MD)and Chief Executive Officer(CEO).
🍀 Minister of Textiles and Minister of Women and Child Development, Smriti Zubin Iranihas launched new book ‘Whispers of Time’ written by Dr. Krishna Saksena (91) at India International Centre in New Delhi.
🍀 Indian pro boxer Vaibhav Yadav has become the WBC Asia Silver Welterweight Champion. He defeated Thailand’s Fahpetch Singmanassak in the title bout held in Pattaya, Thailand.
🍀 The Department of Sports and Youth Service of the Odisha government signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Table Tennis Federation of India (TTFI) and Odisha State Table Tennis Association (OSTTA) to host the 21st Commonwealth Championship for the year 2019.
🍀 World Sports Journalists Day was observed on July 2. It is celebrated to mark the services of sports journalists for the promotion of sports.
🍀 World UFO (Unidentified Flying Objects) day was observed all over the world on June 2. It is celebrated to increase awareness among people about the existence of UFO.