Current Affairs India 16-17 June 2019


  1. Padmaja has been appointed as the High Commissioner of India to Republic of Tuvalu.
  2. Senior BJP leader J P Nadda has been appointed as the BJP working President.
  3. Suman Rao from Rajasthan has won the Femina Miss India World 2019 beauty pageant.
  4. Twenty-nine journalists from print and electronic media and a social activist have felicitated with the Bharat Mata Shield at the 44th Matri Shree Media Award ceremony.
  5. The Jammu and Kashmir Bank has now come under the purview of Right to Information Act and Central Vigilance Commission (CVC).
  6. The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has opened laboratories for Indian school students to undergo two-week training for the first time from this year.
  7. Indian men's recurve team has bagged a silver medal in the Archery World Championships at Den Bosch in The Netherlands.
  8. Joshna Chinappa has made a record for the most number of national titles.
  9. Former BJP Rajya Sabha MP and senior journalist Rajnath Singh Surya has passed away at the age of 82.