In Monthly Current Affairs for June 2023, we are going to see the latest national and international current affairs news. These important current affairs will be very helpful for your upcoming NDA, CDS, CDS OTA, AFCAT, TA, Agniveer Army, Agniveer Navy, Agniveer Air Force, Women Military Police, INET, MNS, ACC exams, SCO, PCSL, CAPF, and SSB interviews, and direct entries for Army, Navy, and Air Force like SSC Tech, TGC, JAG, NCC, TES, 10+2 Cadet. Download a PDF file about current events at the end of this article.
Odisha Train Accident
- At Least 290 People Are Feared Dead And More Than 900 Injured After 10-12 Coaches Of The Chennai Bound Coromandel Express Derailed And Fell On An Adjacent Track In The Path Of Another Train From Yeswanthpur To Howrah Near Balasore In Odisha Late at Night On Friday.
- Book Your SSB Interview Class Now – Click Here
- Join AFCAT 2 2023 Exam Daily Live Classes: Book Your Seat [MUST ENROLL]
- Join CDS 2 2023 Exam Daily Live Classes: Book Your Seat [MUST ENROLL]
- Join NDA 2 2023 Exam Daily Live Classes: Book Your Seat [MUST ENROLL]
- Enroll In Our SSB Interview Course
World Environment Day Celebrated
- Established In 1972 By The UN At The Stockholm Conference On The Human Environment (5 – 16 June 1972), That Had Resulted From Discussions On The Integration Of Human Interactions And The Environment. Theme For 2023 Solutions To Plastic Pollution.
- PM Modi Introduced Mission LiFE To The World At The 26th UN Climate Change Conference Of The Parties (CO) In Glasgow In 2021. Life Is Becoming A Public Movement To Mobilize Individuals And Communities To Become Advocates For Our Planet, Promoting A ‘Pro-planet Mindset’.
President Murmu Gets Suriname’s Highest Award
- The First Indian To Be Honoured With The Grand Order Of The Chain Of The Yellow Star. Presented With This Award By Chandrikapersad Santokhi, The President Of The Republic Of Suriname. President Murmu Dedicated The Award To The Future Generations Of The Indian Surinamese Community.
5th State Food Safety Index Released
- On 7th June Food Safety Day Kerala Has Been Announced As The Top-Performing State In The Fifth State Food Safety Index By The Ministry Of Health And Family Welfare.
- Goa Came Out On Top Among Smaller States, While Jammu And Kashmir, Delhi, And Chandigarh Ranked First, Second, And Third, Respectively, Among The Union Territories
Mission On Advanced & High-Impact Research (MAHIR)
- To Quickly Identify Emerging Technologies In The Power Sector And Develop Them Indigenously For Deployment Within And Outside The Country. The Mission Aims At Facilitating Indigenous Research, Development And Demonstration Of The Latest And Emerging Technologies In The Power Sector.
PM Modi’s School In Gujarat “Prerna”
- The School Where PM Modi Received His Early Education Is Being Developed As “Prerna (Inspirational): The Vernacular School” And Two Students From Each District Of The Country Will Be Offered An Opportunity To Spend Time Over The Next Year There As Part Of A Week-long Study Tour.
Novak Djokovic Reaches Record 23 Grand Slam Titles
- In Tennis, Serbian Novak Djokovic Created History By Becoming The First Man To Reach The Coveted 23 Grand Slam Title Mark With His Straight Sets Win Over Casper Ruud In The Men’s Singles Final Of The French Open 2023 In Paris.
- He Surpassed Rafael Nadal As The Oldest Roland Garros Champion At The Age Of 36 Years And 20 Days And With This Victory, He Became The First Man To Win All Four Grand Slam Events At Least Three Times.
Australia Wins World Test Championship
- In Cricket, Australia Defeated India By 209 Runs In The World Test Championship Final At Oval, In England. This Was India’s Second Defeat In Successive WTC Finals After Losing To New Zealand In 2021 In The Inaugural Edition.
Supreme Audit Institutions (SAI20) Summit @ Goa
- The Comptroller And Auditor General Of India (CAG) Is Hosting A Three-day SAI20 Summit Under India’s G20 Presidency In Goa. Supreme Audit Institutions (SAI20) Is The Engagement Group Of Audit Organisations Belonging To The G20 Countries.
- CAG Presented A Summary Of The Blue Economy And Responsible Artificial Intelligence (AI). Blue Economy Is The Sustainable Use Of Oceanic Resources For Economic Growth, Improved Livelihoods, And Jobs While Preserving The Health Of The Ecosystem.
USA Set To Re-Join UNESCO
- The United Nations Cultural And Scientific Agency (UNESCO) Has Announced That The United States Plans To Rejoin – And Pay More Than $600m In Back Dues – After A Decade-long Dispute Sparked By The Organization’s Move To Include Palestine As A Member.
- UNESCO Director-General Audrey Azoulay Informed Ambassadors Of The Member States Of The US Decision In A Special Meeting On Monday. US Decides To Rejoin UNESCO After 5-year Hiatus.
Gender Social Norms Index (GSNI) Report
- A New UN Report Launched On 12 June Revealed No Improvement In The Level Of Prejudice Shown Against Women Over The Past Decade, With Almost Nine Out Of 10 Men And Women Worldwide, Still Holding Such Biases.
- “Half Of the People Worldwide Still Believe Men Make Better Political Leaders Than Women, And More Than 40% Believe Men Make Better Business Executives Than Women,” According To The UNDP In Its Latest Gender Social Norms Index (GSNI) Report.
India Willing To Host IIAS Annual Conference In 2025
- India Has Expressed Its Willingness To Host The International Institute Of Administrative Sciences (IIAS) Annual Conference At Kerala’s Kochi In February 2025.
- Established In 1930, IIAS Is A Federation Of Member States, National Sections And Academic Research Centres Jointly Elaborating Public Administration Solutions To The Policy Challenges Of The Day With Headquarters In Brussels, Belgium.
- The Conference Will Be Attended By 30 Member Countries, 18 National Sections, And Over 50 IIAS Universities And Institutes Of Public Administration. It Will Focus On The Theme Next Generation Administrative Reforms – Empowering The Citizens And Reaching The Last Mile.
Guwahati Awarded ‘Eat Right Station’ Certification
- The Guwahati Railway Station In Assam Under Northeast Frontier Railway Has Been Awarded ‘Eat Right Station’ Certification By FSSAI In Recognition Of Providing High-quality, Nutritious Food To Passengers. Becomes The 1st Railway Station In NF Railway To Get This Status.
New Memorial Wall For Fallen Peacekeepers
- PM Modi Has Expressed Happiness As UNGA Adopted Resolution To Establish A New Memorial Wall For Fallen Peacekeepers Piloted By India. The Resolution Has Been Adopted In The UN General Assembly. The Resolution Received A Record 190 Co-sponsorships. Grateful For Everyone’s Support.
First Janjatiya Khel Mahotsav Organized
- PM Modi Has Expressed Happiness On The Organization Of The First Janjatiya Khel Mahotsav At The Kalinga Institute Of Social Sciences, Bhubaneswar, He Called The Games A Huge Beginning And Acknowledged The Role Of The Tribal Players In Bringing Laurels For The Country.
International Green Apple Awards
- Five Buildings And Structures From Telangana Have Been Selected For The ‘International Green Apple Awards For Beautiful Buildings’ Under The Urban And Real Estate Sector Category, From A London-based Independent Non-profit Organisation – ‘The Green Organisation’.
- Mozzam-Jahi Market In The Heritage Category, For Its Excellent Restoration And Re-use,
- Durgam Cheruvu Cable Bridge In The Bridge Category For Its Unique Design,
- B R Ambedkar Telangana State Secretariat Building, In The Aesthetically Designed Office And Workspace Building Category,
- Integrated Command Control Centre Of Telangana Police In The Unique Office Category And
- Yadadri Temple, Abode Of Lord Lakshmi Narasimha Swamy – In The Excellent Religious Structures Category.
NTPC Ranked 433rd In Forbes ‘Global 2000’List 2023
- India’s Largest Power Generation Company, National Thermal Power Corporation Limited – NTPC, Has Climbed 52 Positions To Secure The 433rd Rank In Forbes’ -The Global 2000- List For 2023.
- It Was In 485th Rank In The List Last Year. The Ministry Of Power Said That The Climb Of 52 Positions In Just One Year Demonstrates NTPC’s Emergence As A Strong Force In The Global Market.
- The Ministry Said That It Is Also Evidence Of The Company’s Steady Expansion, Sound Financial Condition, And Persistent Dedication To Excellence. ‘The Global 2000’ List Recognizes The World’s Largest Companies Based On Four Key Metrics- Sales, Profits, Assets And Market Value.
Greece Migrant Boat Disaster
- At Least 78 People Have Died And More Than 100 Have Been Rescued After Their Fishing Boat Sank Off Southern Greece. But Survivors Have Suggested As Many As 750 People May Have Been Packed On To The Boat, With Reports Of 100 Children In The Hold.
- Greece Says It Is One Of Its Biggest Ever Migrant Tragedies And Has Declared Three Days Of Mourning. The Boat Went Down About 80km (50 Miles) South-West Of Pylos After 02:04 On Wednesday Morning Local Time.
National Water Awards 2022
- VP Jagdeep Dhankhar Conferred The Fourth National Water Awards. The Jal Shakti Ministry Had Announced A Total Of 41 Winners, Covering 11 Categories, Including Joint Winners, For The National Water Awards, 2022.
- MP Was Awarded The First Prize In The Best State Category. In The Best Dist. Category, To The Ganjam District Of Odisha. The Best Village Panchayat Award Was Presented To Jagannadhapuram Village Panchayat, Bhadradri Kothagudem Dist. Of Telangana.
UN Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework
- NITI Aayog And The United Nations In India Signed The Government Of India-United Nations Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework 2023-2027 In New Delhi.
- The GOI-UNSDCF Was Signed By CEO NITI Aayog B V R Subrahmanyam And UN Resident Coordinator India Shombi Sharp In The Presence Of The Vice Chairman Of NITI Aayog Suman Bery.
- GOI-UNSDCF 2023-2027 Represents The Un Development System’s Collective Offer To The Government Of India, In Line With The National Vision For Development, For The Achievement Of Sustainable Development Goals, Promoting Gender Equality, Youth Empowerment And Human Rights.
National Legislators’ Conference Bharat
- The National Legislators’ Conference Bharat (NLC Bharat) Was Officially Inaugurated By Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla In Mumbai. The APJ Abdul Kalam Expo Pavilion Was Also Inaugurated Reflecting The Theme Of Bharat’s 75th Year Of Independence And Celebrating The Spirit Of Democracy.
- Addressing The Gathering Of Legislators, Mr Birla Said That This Conference Gives A Platform To Engage In Discussions And Contemplate Strengthening Our Legislative Institutions. It Will Help To Spread The Essence Of Indian Democracy Throughout The World.
1st Women’s Kabaddi League Inaugurated In Dubai
- The League Consists Of Eight Teams, Featuring A Total Of 96 Players, Each Representing Indian States. The Delhi Dynamites, Gujarat Angels, Great Marathas, Haryana Hustlers, Punjab Panthers, Rajasthan Riders, Uma Kolkata, And Bengaluru Hawks. Winners Will Get Half A Million Dirhams (₹ 1 Crore).
Ravi Sinha New Chief Of the Research And Analysis Wing
- 1988 Batch Chhattisgarh Cadre IPS Officer Ravi Sinha. The Appointments Committee Of Cabinet Approved The Appointment of Mr Sinha For A Period Of Two Years. Incumbent Chief Of Research And Analysis Wing Samant Kumar Goel Will Complete His Tenure On the 30th Of This Month.
India Shines At Men’s Doubles Title Of Indonesia Open
- India’s Shuttler Duo Of Satwiksairaj Rankireddy And Chirag Shetty Defeated Reigning World Champions Aaron Chia And Soh Wooi Yik Of Malaysia To Clinch The Indonesia Open Men’s Double Title, In Jakarta. They Become India’s First Ever Doubles Pair To Win The Prestigious Tournament.
India Wins Intercontinental Foot Ball Cup
- Indian Men’s Senior Football Team Clinched The Intercontinental Cup With A 2-0 Victory Over Lebanon In The Final At Kalinga Stadium In Bhubaneshwar. This Is India’s Second Title In The Tournament, Following Their Win In The Inaugural Edition In 2018. Korea Won In 2019.
Gita Press, Gorakhpur Get Gandhi Peace Prize For 2021
- The Gandhi Peace Prize For The Year 2021 Is Being Conferred On Gita Press, Gorakhpur. Established In 1923, Gita Press Is One Of The World’s Largest Publishers, Having Published Over 41 Crore Books In 14 Languages, Including Over 16 Crore Shrimad Bhagavad Gita.
- Gandhi Peace Prize Is An Annual Award Instituted By The Government In 1995, on The 125th Birth Anniversary Of Mahatma Gandhi. It Is A Tribute To The Ideals Espoused By Mahatma Gandhi.
UN Adopts Treaty To Protect Marine Life In High Seas
- The UN Has Adopted The First-Ever Treaty To Protect Marine Life In The High Seas. UN Secretary-General António Guterres Hailed The Historic Agreement As Giving The Ocean A Fighting Chance. Delegates From The 193 Member Nations Approved The Treaty With Jubilation.
- There Wasn’t A Single Objection. The Treaty Comes At A Critical Time, With The Oceans Under Threat On Many Fronts. The Treaty Is Vital To Address These Threats And He Urged All Countries To Spare No Efforts To Ensure That It Is Signed And Ratified As Soon As Possible.
Amit Agrawal Assumes Charge As CEO Of UIDAI
- Senior IAS Officer Amit Agrawal Assumed The Charge As The Chief Executive Officer, CEO, Of the Unique Identification Authority Of India, UIDAI On Tuesday. He Is An Officer Of The 1993 IAS Batch From The Chhattisgarh Cadre.
- A Graduate From The Indian Institute Of Technology, Kanpur, He Held Several Important Positions Both At The Centre And the States Of Chhattisgarh And Madhya Pradesh. Prior To Joining UIDAI As CEO, He Was an Additional Secretary In The Ministry Of Electronics And Information Technology.
PM Modi Led Yoga Session Makes History
- PM Modi Led A Unique Yoga Session At The UN Headquarters In New York On The Occasion Of The 9th International Yoga Day With Participation From 135 Nations, Creating A Guinness World Record For People Of Most Nationalities Coming Together For Yoga.
- Clad In A White T-shirt And Trousers, And A Shawl Wrapped Around His Neck, Modi Led Thousands Of People At The Lawns Of The UN Headquarters In Performing Yoga.
Liveability Index 2023
- The Economist Intelligence Unit Released Its 2023 Report On Global Livability Index, Placing Austria’s Capital Vienna As The Top Ranked City To Live In This Year.
- Damascus In Syria And Tripoli In Libya Remained At The Bottom Of The Rankings Due To Ongoing Social Unrest, Terrorism, And Conflict.
- From India, New Delhi And Mumbai Are At 141st Position And Chennai At 144th. Ahmedabad And Bengaluru Are Ranked 147th And 148th, Respectively, In The EIU List.
- The UK Capital London And Sweden’s Capital Stockholm Dropped 12 And 22 Spots To 46th And 43rd Positions, Respectively.
Paris Summit For A New Global Financial Pact
- Around 50 Heads Of State, Along With Representatives From International Institutions, Are Attending The Two-Day Summit For A New Global Financial Pact Hosted By The French President In Paris.
- The Paris Summit For A New Global Financing Pact Took Place On June 22 And 23, With The Secretary-General Of The United Nations Present To Advocate For A Reform Of The International Financial System, Which Is Not Currently Equipped To Tackle Present-day Challenges.
World’s Fastest Motor Bike Race ‘Moto GP’ 2023
- UP CM Yogi Adityanath Unveiled The First Ticket For The First Race Of The World’s Fastest Motorbike Race ‘Moto GP’ 2023. It Is Going To Be Hosted By India For The First Time And The Race Will Be Organised In Uttar Pradesh.
- On This Occasion, Mr Yogi Adityanath Said That The Race Will Generate Employment For Around 5000 People In The State And Is Expected To Generate Revenue Of Around 1000 Crore Rupees.
PM Modi Conferred With ‘Order Of The Nile’
- President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi Bestowed The ‘Order Of The Nile’, Egypt’s Highest Decoration, On PM Modi. Since Its Inception In 1915, The ‘Order Of The Nile’ Has Been Bestowed Upon Heads Of State, Crown Princes, And Vice Presidents Who Have Rendered Exceptional Services To Egypt Or Humanity.
- Prime Minister Modi Has Received The 13th Highest State Distinction. The ‘Order Of The Nile’ Is A Pure Gold Collar Made Out Of Three-square Gold Units With Pharaonic Symbols On Them.
NANDI Portal Launched
- Union Fisheries, Animal Husbandry Minister Parshottam Rupala Launched NANDI (NOC Approvals For New Drugs & Inoculation System). The NANDI Portal Has Been Developed To Pave The Way To A Resilient Animal Health Sector In India By Streamlining And Digitizing The Regulatory Approval Process.
- It Is Also Aimed To Speed Up The Process Of Assess And Examine The Safety, Efficacy, And Essentiality Of Veterinary Product Proposals Received In The Department. Mr Rupala Termed The Launching Of The Portal As A Timely Move
- Latest Daily Current Affairs and Defence Updates
- Monthly Current Affairs March 2023 With Video Lecture [Download PDF]
- Monthly Current Affairs February 2023 With Video Lecture [Download PDF]
- Monthly Current Affairs January 2023 With Video Lecture [Download PDF]
- Yearly Current Affairs 2022 Part -1 With Video Lecture [DOWNLOAD PDF]
- Yearly Current Affairs 2022 Part -2 With Video Lecture [DOWNLOAD PDF]
- Yearly Current Affairs 2022 Part -3 With Video Lecture [DOWNLOAD PDF]
- Yearly Current Affairs 2022 Part -4 With Video Lecture [DOWNLOAD PDF]
- Yearly Current Affairs 2022 Part -5 With Video Lecture [DOWNLOAD PDF]
- Yearly Current Affairs 2022 Part -6 With Video Lecture [DOWNLOAD PDF]