Daily Current Affairs Update 2nd June 2017 | Latest GK Questions Answers

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Hello, students, we are here with the most important daily current affairs and GK Updates 2017. Our expert prepares these updates for all aspirants from various newspaper sources like The Hindu, The Economic times, Business Today and all Government websites, who are looking for their dream government jobs. Make sure, you note down daily current affairs and GK question…

 

India’s first freight Village in Varanasi.   
Daily current affairs in news with freight village in varanasi.
India’s first freight village in Varanasi.
  • The freight village, a one-of-its-kind infrastructure platform.
  • It will attract companies that require logistic services.
  • It will attract companies that require logistic services and can cluster to improve their competitiveness.
  • The facility will come around the proposed multi-modal terminal adjacent to the city on the bank of river Ganga.
  •  This will allow relocation of retailers, warehouse operators, and logistics services.
To promote skill development Punjab & UK join hands.
  • Planning: To focus on providing quality education to the student.
  • Signing on: 20th June 2017.
  • Announced: On June 1st.
Donald Trump: US to withdraw from Paris Climate agreement.
  • It is an agreement within the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate change.
  • According to Trump Paris accord would weaken the U.S. economy.
  • He also said that Paris accord has Put the country at a permanent disadvantage.
  • The move, perfectly in line with Trump’s “America First” message.
Ananya Vinay, Indian-American girl wins 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee competition of US.  
Daily Current affairs in news with National spelling bee competition US.
Ananya Vinay Indian-American girl wins spelling bee competition of US.
  • Defeated: Rohan Rajeev.
  • Wins: USD 40,000 in cash, a trophy, and another prize.
  • 13th Consecutive Indian-American winner.
  • It was featured in the documentary “Spellbound”.
Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic Affirmed in as new president of Serbia.
  • Stepped down from his Prime Minister Post: March 31, 2017.
  • Took over President role after his win: In April Elections.
  • Announced: Serbia will not join NATTO.
  • Founded: Serbian Progressive Party in 2008.
S Ganesh Kumar is appointed as new Executive Director by RBI.  
Daily Current affairs in news with New executive Director RBI.
S Ganesh Kumar appointed as new executive director RBI.
  • Effective from: June 1, 2017.
  • Replaced: Chandan Sinha.
  • He was working as Chief General Manager­in­Charge, Department of Information Technology, RBI.
  • He had joined the Reserve Bank in 1984 and as a career central banker.
Prithvi-II missile successfully test-fired.
  • India successfully test-fired it in Odisha as part of a user trial by the Army.
  • It has a strike range of 350 km.
  •  It was carried out using a mobile launcher of the Integrated Test Range (ITR).
Portal launched by Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis for job seekers, employers.
  • Name of web portal:  ‘Mahaswayam’.
  • Aim: To improve skill development and employment.
Sanjiv Singh is appointed as new IOC Chairman.  
Daily Current affairs in news with IOC New Chairman.
Sanjeev Singh is appointed as IOC New Chairman.
  • He replaces B Ashok.
  • Prior to his elevation, Mr.Singh was Director (Refineries) on the IOC board since July 2014.
  • He will also be Chairman of Chennai Petroleum Corporation Ltd (CPCL) and Hindustan Urvarak and Rasayan Ltd (HURL).

Vinay Dube named Jet Airways CEO.

  • Jet Airways has appointed Vinay Dube as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
  • The appointment is subject to receipt of all requisite government including his security clearance.
  • Mr. Dube is currently senior vice-president, Asia Pacific, Delta Air Lines.
GK NOTES FOR TODAYS DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS 2017
  1. Lal Bhadur Shastri International Airport in Varanasi.
  2. UK Currency: Pound Sterling.
  3. UK Prime Minister: Theresa May.
  4. The capital of Serbia: Belgrade.
  5. The currency of Serbia: Dinar.
  6. Urjit Patel is the 24th Governor of RBI.
  7. Dr. S Christopher is the current Chairman of DRDO.
  8. Dr. Abdul Kalam Island, formerly known as Wheeler Island is located in Odisha.
  9. Governor of Maharashtra is C.Vidyasagar Rao.
  10. Sanjay Gandhi National Park is situated at Mumbai in Maharashtra.
  11. IOC was established in 1959 and its headquarter is in New Delhi.
  12. Pusapati Ashok Gajapathi Raju is the Union Minister for Civil Aviation.

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