National Affairs [June 2015]

Delhi Metro got its first driver-less train

05-JUN-2015

Who: Delhi Metro What: Got its first driver-less train from Korea When: 4 June 2015 Delhi Metro on 4 June 2015 received its first driver-less train from Korea-based manufacturer. The train is equipped with several advanced features and will be operational on sections of Phase-III of the network, set to be operational by December 2016. […]

Rahul Dravid named coach of India ‘A’, U-19 cricket teams

08-JUN-2015
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Who: Rahul Dravid What: Named coach of India ‘A’, U-19 cricket teams When: 6 June 2015 Former Captain of Indian cricket team Rahul Dravid on 6 June 2015 was named as coach of India ‘A’ and Under-19 cricket teams. Rahul Dravid’s name for coaching India’s junior team was confirmed by BCCI Secretary Anurag Thakur in […]

International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards 2015

09-JUN-2015
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Who: 2015 IIFA Awards Where: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia What: Presented When: First week of June 2015 The 16th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards or 2015 IIFA Awards were presented in the first week of June 2015 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The awards were presented by the IIFA honouring the best Hindi films of 2014. […]

Sunil Chhetri became first Indian footballer to score 50 international goals

17-JUN-2015
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Who: Sunil Chhetri What: Became first Indian to score 50 international goals When: 16 June 2015 Sunil Chhetri on 16 June 2015 became the first Indian footballer to score 50 international goals. He achieved the fete during India’s second match of the second round of qualifiers for 2018 football World Cup qualifying group match against […]

BenoZephine became first 100% blind officer in IFS

17-JUN-2015
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Who: BenoZephine What: Became first 100% blind officer in IFS When: 12 June 2015 Chennai’s NL BenoZephine on 12 June 2015 became the first 100 percent visually-challenged person to be inducted into the Indian Foreign Services (IFS). The 25-year-old, Beno was informed about her induction into the Indian Foreign Services by the External Affairs Ministry. […]

SharadPawar re-elected as President of Mumbai Cricket Association

18-JUN-2015
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Who: SharadPawar What: Re-elected as President of Mumbai Cricket Association When: 17 June 2015 Veteran leader of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) SharadPawar was on 17 June 2015 re-elected as the President of the Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA). In the biennial polls held for the post, Pawar defeated Vijay Patil by 34 votes to retain the […]

Jharkhand Government banned sale of thermocol plates

20-JUN-2015

Who: Ban on sale of thermocol plates in the state Where: Jharkhand What: Imposed by Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghuvar Das When: 19 June 2015 Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghuvar Das on 19 June 2015 imposed a ban on sale of thermocol plates in entire state. The decision was taken with an aim to promote leaf plates […]

International Yoga Day celebration at Rajpath sets two world records

22-JUN-2015

Who: International Yoga Day celebration Where: Rajpath What: Helped India to create two Guinness World Records When: 21 June 2015 Why: It saw particiaption of largest number of people from 84 nations India by celebrating the first International Yoga Day in Rajpath, New Delhi created two Guinness World Records (GWRs) on 21 June 2015. The […]

First International Day of Yoga observed globally

22-JUN-2015
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Who: International Day of Yoga What: Observed globally When: 21 June 2015 21 June: International Day of Yoga The first International Day of Yoga was on 21 June 2015 observed globally. The day was celebrated across 192 nations including Malaysia and Saudi Arabia. Earlier on 3 June 2015, National Yoga Day was also celebrated in […]

Sister Nirmala Joshi, former head of Missionaries of Charity, died

23-JUN-2015
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Who: Sister Nirmala Joshi What: Died When: 22 June 2015 Sister Nirmala Joshi, who succeeded Mother Teresa as the head of Missionaries of Charity, died on 22 June 2015 following a prolonged illness in Kolkata. She was 81. Sister Nirmala’s life was devoted to service, caring for poor and underprivileged. On 13 March 1997, six […]

Bangladesh won 3-match ODI series against India 2-1

25-JUN-2015
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Who: Bangladesh What: Won 3-match ODI series against India 2-1 When: 24 June 2015 Bangladesh on 24 June 2015 won the three-match One Day International (ODI) Series against India 2-1 played in Dhaka. This was Bangladesh’s first series win against India. India batting first in the third match of series scored 317 runs at a […]

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar conferred with Columbia’s highest civilian award

25-JUN-2015

Who: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar What: Conferred with Columbia’s highest civilian award When: Foruth week of June 2015 The spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar was conferred with the Columbia’s highest civilian award Orden de la Democracia Simon Bolivar en el grado de cruz Caballero (Order of the Democracy Simon Bolivar) by Columbia. For this, […]

Satnam Singh Bhamara became first Indian basketball player to join NBA

29-JUN-2015
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Who: Satnam Singh Bhamara What: Became the first Indian national to join NBA When: 25 June 2015 Satnam Singh Bhamara on 25 June 2015 became the first Indian national to join National Basketball Association (NBA) of USA. He is 19 years old. The Punjab-born player was the 52nd overall pick at the 2015 draft by […]

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