Current Affairs International - 10-11-12 June 2016

1. The World Bank has lowered its 2016 growth forecast by 0.5% to 2.4% and Its president said it is critically important for governments to pursue policies that boos economic growth and improve the livelihood of those living in extreme poverty.


2. Forbes magazine has released a list of world's highest paid athletes in 2016 in which football player Cristiano Ronaldo topped the list with earnings of USD 88 million in total. He was followed by Argentinian football player Lionel Messi with earnings of USD 8.14 million and NBA-s Lebron James.


3. Famous Canadian Ice hockey player Gordie Howe, popularly known as Mr. Hockey, passed away. He was 88. He was considered among the greatest ice hockey players of all time.