Page-39 of Current Affairs - June, 2022

Decommissioning of INS NISHANK and INS AKSHAY

On June 3, 2022, the Indian Navy Ships Nishank and Akshay were decommissioned, after rendering 32 years of glorious service to India. Key Facts Decommissioning event was conducted at Naval Dockyard in Mumbai. In the traditional ceremony, the national flag, the naval ensign and the decommissioning pennant of both the ships were lowered for last ..

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SHRESTHA (Scheme for Residential Education for Students in High Schools in Targeted Areas) Scheme

The SHRESHTHA scheme was launched by Union Minister for Social Justice and Empowerment Dr Virendra Kumar on June 3, 2022. About SHRESHTHA scheme This scheme was launched for Scheduled Castes, as they have faced historical injustices in a hierarchical based society and education is the most powerful tool to empower them as a community. Scheme ..

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Mandatory Eco-sensitive Zone (ESZ)

Recently, the Apex Court directed that every protected forest, national park and wildlife sanctuary across India should have a mandatory eco-sensitive zone (ESZ) of minimum 1 km, starting from demarcated boundaries. Highlights This direction came from a three-judge Bench comprising of Justices L. Nageswara Rao, Aniruddha Bose and B.R. Gavai. It highlighted how India’s natural resources have been ..

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Stockholm+50 Conference -Highlights

On June 4, 2022, the Scientists, researchers and activists from across the world gathered in Stockholm. They were expected to issue a strong resolution for to phase out fossil fuels as well as to support developing nations in their transition to clean energy. Key Points This conference, was held to commemorate 50 years since the ..

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Current Affairs- Today’s Headlines: June 6, 2022

Here are Today’s News Headlines by GK Today for June 6, 2022 INDIA – PM launches Global initiative ‘Lifestyle for Environment (LiFE) Movement; Calls for human centric and collective efforts that further sustainable development – India achieves 10% ethanol blending target in petrol ahead of schedule: PM – President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurates Sant Kabir ..

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Current Affairs- Today’s Headlines: June 5, 2022

Here are Today’s News Headlines by GK Today for June 5, 2022 INDIA – President Ram Nath Kovind attends Centenary Celebrations of Gita Press in Gorakhpur (UP) – Tourism Ministry launches National Strategy for Sustainable Tourism and Responsible Traveller Campaign – Rajasthan becomes 2nd state after Gujarat to join Save Soil programme launched by Sadhguru, ..

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