Current Affairs India 21-22 June 2019


  1. Author Amish Tripathi has been named as the Director of Nehru Centre of London.
  2. Abhinav Bindra has been appointed as an independent person to sort out the ongoing mess in the Archery Association of India (AAI).
  3. Nitesh Kumar Jangir, an Indian engineer has won the 2019 Commonwealth Secretary-General's Innovation for Sustainable Development Award in London for his cost neonatal breathing device has saved the lives of new-born babies across small towns of India.
  4. IT firm Tech Mahindra has signed a multi-year contract with Airbus for cabin and cargo design engineering.
  5. India has opened the first specialised hydrotherapy treatment for elephants suffering from arthritis, joint pain and foot ailments in Mathura, Uttar Pradesh.
  6. A Standing Group of Secretaries (GoS) has been constituted on e-Commerce by Ministry of Commerce and Industry.
  7. Kolhapuri Chappals, extremely popular brand of Maharastra has got the GI tag.
  8. India's ace cueist Pankaj Advani has clinched the 35th men's Asian Snooker Championship in Doha.
  9. Annu Rani has won the women-s javelin bronze in the 58th Ostrava Golden Spike athletics meet, an IAAF World Challenge event
  10. India's Pranati Nayak has clinched a bronze medal in vault event at the Senior Asian Artistic Championships in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.