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→ All India Radio completes 80 years on June 8.
→ Amazon to increase investment India to $5 billion.
→ Amber Gurung, the legendary Nepali musician and composer of the country’s national anthem, died by suffering from diabetes and Parkinsons disease.
→ AYUSH minister to inaugurate National Health Editors’ meet on Yoga.
→ Centre to introduce International Yoga Award Scheme.
→ Centre to open 100 Jan Aushadhi Kendras in Bihar.
→ Chess Grandmaster Viktor Korchnoi dies.
→ Datsun launches hatchback redi GO with prices starting at Rs. 2.49 lakh.
→ Fashion designer Kenneth Cole named UNAIDS international goodwill ambassador.
→ France to launch terror alert mobile app.
→ Government procures 1.11 lakh tonne of pulses to cool retail prices.
→ Government to launch e-commerce website its employees.
→ ICICI Bank offers new services on ‘iMobile’.
→ India all set to become member of Missile Technology Control Regime.
→ India becomes co chair of Working Group on Maritime Situational Awareness under CGPCS.
→ India to open new consulate in Seattle.
→ India, ADB sign $120 miilion loan pact for irrigation in Odisha.
→ India, US set up 2 clean energy financial support Programmes for $60 million.
→ Joint Indo Korean coast guard exercise begins in Chennai.
→ Karnataka woman Nandini Singla becomes Ambassador to Portugal.
→ Kiran Bedi bans use of siren in VIP cars in Puducherry.
→ Lucknow to host Junior hockey World Cup.
→ President to embark on 4 day visit to Ghana, Ivory Coast on June 12.
→ Queen Elizabeth II has awarded the Regius Professorship (royal patronage) in Manufacturing to the department founded by Indian professor Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya in the University of Warwick.
→ Railway Minister lays foundation stone for 8 rail projects in Gujarat.
→ Rajasthan Government launches mobile app RajVayu on Air Quality Index.
→ Shahid Rasool takes charge as Director of Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia.
→ Suzuki Chairman Osamu Suzuki to step down as CEO.
→ Thailand becomes first Asian country to eliminate mother to child HIV.
→ The Union Ministry of Water Resources released the Draft National Water Framework Bill, 2016 to invite comments and suggestions from public.
→ Turkeys president lifts lawmakers immunity.
→ UN welcomes Indo US commitment to join Paris agreement.
→ Union Government launched Surya Mitra Mobile App.
→ Union Sports Minister Jitendra Singh announces upgradation, new stadium in J&K.
→ World Bank cuts 2016 global growth forecast to 2.4%.
→ World Bank slashes global growth forecast to 2.4 per cent.
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