Current Affairs 2011

June 11, 2011

Current Affairs – June 11, 2011

New Framework guidelines for Eco-tourism The Ministry of Environment and Forests has come up with a detailed set of framework guidelines for eco-tourism, in which it asks the state

June 17, 2011

Current Affairs : June 12, 2011

India clinches five-match ODI series against West Indies Jyoti Dey: A senior journalist working with an English tabloid “Mid-Day” in Mumbai was shot dead. He extensively covered underworld and

June 17, 2011

Current Affairs June 13, 2011

NDT collection declines by 48 percent For the first 2 months of this fiscal The Gross Direct Tax (GDT) collection was up by 37 % The Net Direct Tax

June 19, 2011

Current Affairs June 14 , 2011

S.M.Krishna in Kazakhstan for SCO S M Krishna (External Affairs Minister India) in Astana to attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO)-11th Summit. Kazakhstan’s capital : Astana SCO is expected

June 20, 2011

Current Affairs : June 15, 2011

Total Lunar Eclipse: Century’s Longest and darkest   Century’s longest and darkest lunar eclipse Total phase lasted over hundred minutes The moon completely covered by Earth’s shadow at 11.52

June 21, 2011

Current Affairs : June 16, 2011

Short term lending and borrowing rates hiked by 25 basis points by the RBI The RBI raised the RR (Repo Rate) and the RRR (Reverse Repo Rate) by 25

June 21, 2011

Current Affairs June 17, 2011

New Land acquisition Policy in Kerala Kerala Govt. planning to bring new land acquisition policy It will please the interests of the land owners whose property is acquired for

June 23, 2011

Current Affairs : June 18, 2011

Foreign Secretary-Level talks b/w India and Pakistan from June 23, 2011 India and Pakistan to hold Foreign Secretary-Level talks in Islamabad from June 23, 2011 The Indian side is

June 24, 2011

Current Affairs : June 19, 2011

Summon to Sri-Lankan President by US Federal Court Summon received by the Sri Lankan Justice Ministry for President Rajapaksa Summon issued by the US Federal Court In connection with

June 24, 2011

Current Affairs : June 20, 2011

World Refugee Day 20th June is observed as World Refugee Day by the United Nations To recognize the brave spirit and resilience of refugees around the world The Theme

June 24, 2011

Current Affairs : June 21, 2011

Cancellation of flights due to Ash Clouds in Australia The Chilean ash clouds returned to Australia Forced cancellation of flights The clouds created by the eruption of the Puyehue

June 25, 2011

Current Affairs : June 22, 2011

UN Secretary General: Ban Ki-moon re-elected Ban Ki-Moon was unanimously elected for a second term by the 192 Nations United Nations General Assembly The second 5 year term for

June 25, 2011

Current Affairs : June 23, 2011

Ambubashi Mela commences at the Kamakhya temple in Assam The 4 day yearly Ambushi Mela started at the Shaktipeeth Kamakhya Dham in Guwahati The door of the temple closed

June 25, 2011

Current Affairs : June 24, 2011

Export of 5 Lakh Tonnes of additional sugar under OPG (Open General License) allowed by the Centre Central Government allowed export of 5 Lakh Tonnes of additional sugar under

June 28, 2011

Current Affairs : June 25, 2011

‘Food Price Volatility and Agriculture’: Action Plan on Agriculture, G-20 prepared with it Agriculture Ministers of G-20 Nations in Paris decided to launch 3 initiatives from September 2011 To