Current Affairs- Today’s Headlines: May 23, 2023

Here are Today’s News Headlines by GK Today for May 23, 2023


  • Arignar Anna Zoological Park (AAZP), Vandalur in Chennai gets two new sloth bears.
  • Indian Navy’s submarine INS Sindhuratna underwent a major upgrade in Russia and reached Mumbai after sailing for 97 days.
  • Cough syrups exporters will have to undertake testing of their products at specified government laboratories from June 1.
  • Education Ministry holds meet on PARAKH aimed at unifying 60 school Boards.
  • Union Health Ministry issues a public notice for stricter implementation of the Act which prohibits manufacture, sale and advertisements of e-cigarettes.
  • Union Higher Education Ministry has discontinued the ‘Shiksha Puraskar’ and ‘Hinditar Bhashi Hindi Lekhak Puraskar’ awards.


  • Banks across the country to start accepting 2,000-rupee notes for exchange.
  • TCS-led consortium gets BSNL 4G order worth ₹15,000 crore.
  • Centre to provide 30 per cent financial support for promotion of Green Shipping.
  • The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) pushes for stronger governance at public sector banks.
  • ONDC is set to launch an Academy to train network partners.


  • EU imposes USD 1.3 billion fine on Meta, orders to stop sending data to U.S.
  • U.S. signs security pact with Papua New Guinea amid competition with China
  • First Arab female astronaut reaches the International Space Station (ISS).
  • Bird flu: Brazil declares animal health emergency after several cases found.


  • Chennai to host Squash World Cup in June.
  • Virat Kohli crosses 600-run mark in a single IPL season for third time.


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