Current Affairs 19th June 2017 - Banking, SSC, UPSC Affairs

19th June Current Affairs 2017: Instantly obtain Latest Current Affairs June 19, 2017 with all essential info. Be the first to know all the Current affairs June 19, 2017 top news, Major Issues, Current happenings, Important events in National as well as International level with clear explanation. For all competitive exams and Interviews, equip yourself with the Latest Current Affairs June 19, 2017 granted here.

Union Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu construction of over 20 lakh affordable houses for urban poor in 4,720 cities and towns approved under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna. The United Progressive Alliance (UPA) regime approved the construction of only 13,82,768, houses during its 10-year rule. The goal of ensuring housing for all by 2020 as a "challenging task" and expected the political and administrative leaderships in the State Governments.

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) initiated prompt corrective action (PCA) on Bank of Maharashtra placing a restriction on the banking activities. This is the sixth bank to be placed under PCA by the RBI and of this five banks were placed under PCA in the last three months. RBI initiated PCA on Central Bank of India, IDBI Bank, UCO Bank, Dena Bank and Indian Overseas Bank.

Egypt started to celebrate the third International Day of Yoga with several events lined up across the country to mark the day.  The Indian embassy in collaboration of Egyptian Government has organized several events to celebrate the UN International Day of Yoga on June 21.  The preparations of Yoga Day are really a preparation for spreading the message of yoga which is essentially about peace and harmony.

China is planning to send mini-ecosystems comprising of potato seeds and silkworm eggs to the Moon by next year. According to the researchers, the silkworms will hatch and create carbon dioxide, while the potato plants will generate oxygen. The main objective of this mission is to prepare for future moon landings and possible human inhabitants.

Aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) suspended the flying license of Coimbatore-based carrier Air Carnival, which has not operated a single flight since early April. Air Carnival has become the third regional carrier, after Air Pegasus and Air Costa, whose air operator permit has been suspended by DGCA in the last eight months. DGCA is the regulatory body governing the safety aspects of civil aviation in India. 

Pakistan defeated India by 180 runs to win the International Cricket Council (ICC) Champions Trophy 2017 final. Pakistan had come into the tournament as the lowest-ranked team and lost heavily to India. It is the first victory for Pakistan in the history where India won the ICC Champions Trophy in the year of 2013.

The Third United Nations (UN) International Day of Yoga held in China where thousands of Chinese would participate in scores of events organized across the country. As per the official report, it will the second biggest yoga day celebration in the world after India.  China also backed India's move in the UN to make June 21 as International Yoga Day, giving a rise to hundreds of yoga clubs and organizations.

National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Orion spacecraft, designed to take astronauts to deep space destinations successfully completed a series of tests for its critical safety systems. NASA engineers tested the abort motor for Orion’s Launch Abort System (LAS). The launch abort system is an important part of making sure that crew members stay safe on the launch pad and on their way to space.

The International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict is observed on June 19 across the world. The theme for the year 2017  International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict is “Preventing Sexual Violence Crimes through Justice and Deterrence”. The day is observed in order to raise awareness of the need to put an end to conflict-related sexual violence, to honor the victims and survivors of sexual violence around the world.

India’s Kidambi Srikanth won the Indonesia Open Super Series badminton title at Jakarta. He defeated Japan Kazumasa Sakai. Indonesian Open Super Series is an annual badminton tournament organised by Persatuan Bulutangkis Seluruh Indonesia (PBSI).

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) working on a new propulsion system known as the Electric Propulsion (EP) system that is set to usher for cost effective satellite launches. The Electric Propulsion (EP) system converts solar energy into electrical energy which in turn is used to change the velocity of a satellite in space. This technology was first used as a technology demonstrator in Geostationary Communication satellite (GSAT-9) or the South Asia Satellite.

Sushma Swaraj announced the opening of 149 new Post Office Passport Seva Kendras (POPSKs). It will be set up in the second phase. In the first phase 86 POPSKs were to be set up 52 of which are now functional. The Government has planned to set a target and decided that no individual should have to travel more than 50 km for a passport.

State Bank of India (SBI) to tie-up with Tirumala Milk Products, a South- based company to provide loans to dairy farmers who supply milk to the latter. France-based Groupe Lactalis, which also acquired Indore-based Anik Dairy in 2016, wants to double the number of dairy farmers under its fold to three lakh and ramp up the amount of milk it procures daily to 25 lakh litres by 2020 from 14 lakh litres now.

Note: Current Affairs Today: 19th June 2017 Latest News and Updates. Current affairs 2017 - 2018, Quiz for preparation of UPSC,IPBS,RRB,SBI PO & Clerk, RBI, Railways, Postal and other Competitive Exams. Our Current affairs page covers various sections like banking & finance, business & economy, Indian and International affairs, defence, environment,persons and many for competitive exams preparing aspirants.


Fresherslive 19th June 2017 Current Affairs

Promptly acquire the 19th June 2017 Current Affairs with all important details and essential facts from this single page. This page brings you the all major happenings and foremost events occur on 19th June 2017 in detailed manner. All aspirants who are preparing for Government job & Private Job can use this best resource and make their preparation for various exam as well as interview much easy and quick.

What are the topics covered in 19th June 2017 Current Affairs

Fresherslive - 19th June 2017 Current Affairs covers wide range of important GK topics which are surely asked in the competitive exams as well as interviews.
    Topics covered in the 19th June 2017 Current Affairs are
  • International News,
  • National News (ie. Indian Affairs),
  • important events associated with Science & Technology, Environment,
  • Bills & Acts Passed by Government,
  • Defence News,
  • About important Persons, Places,
  • Banking & Economical News,
  • Awards & Honours,
  • Sports News,
  • Revolutionary Updates on Arts & Culture,
  • Obituary,
  • Summits & Conference,
  • Important Committee,
  • Schemes,
  • Appointments,
  • Important Days & its Theme for Current as well as upcoming Year,
  • Books & Its Authors,
  • Agreements & MoUs,
  • Budget, Taxes,
  • Various Important Lists & Indexes,
  • Visits by World Presidents, Prime Ministers,
  • Political affairs and all Current News.

19th June 2017 Current Affairs Quiz

Try to answer the 19th June 2017 Current affairs quiz questions, after going through 19th June 2017 current affairs news. 19th June 2017 current affairs Quiz questions are designed in an endearing and better way to revise all the important points of current events. Correct answers are shown at the end of the Quiz to scale up the candidate’s grasping level of General Knowledge.

Enrich your GK with FreshersLive 19th June 2017 Current Affairs News

Nowadays, in most of the competitive exams and interviews, there is a separate section for current affairs which plays a major role in final merit listing of Candidates. Make use of this precious 19th June 2017 current affairs updates and quiz material for preparing Top competitive exams like UPSC, SSC CGL, SSC CHSL, SSC MTS, LIC AAO, RBI Grade 'B' & Assistants, NABARD Grade A & B, SBI PO & Clerk, IBPS PO & Clerk, IBPS RRB Officer Scale 1 & Assistants, CAPF, etc,.

On checking this page frequently, you can't miss any Current Affairs news of 19th June 2017. Go through all the current affairs news updated in this page and practice with Quiz right now to succeed in your competitive exam as well as interview.

Subscribe to Current Affairs

Enter your email to get daily current affairs

Current Affairs October 2017

23 OCTOBER
NEWS
22 OCTOBER
NEWS
21 OCTOBER
NEWS
20 OCTOBER
NEWS

Current Affairs September 2017

30 SEPTEMBER
NEWS
28 SEPTEMBER
NEWS
27 SEPTEMBER
NEWS
26 SEPTEMBER
NEWS

Current Affairs August 2017

31 AUGUST
NEWS
30 AUGUST
NEWS
29 AUGUST
NEWS
28 AUGUST
NEWS