TNPSC Current Affairs June 2017
1.India to formally become full member of SCO .
Russian President Vladimir Putin said that India will formally become a Full-fledged member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) in upcoming SCO Meet to be held in Astana, Kazakhstan.
2.Mega Food Park at Rayagada, Odisha.
Harsimrat Kaur Badal, Honorable Minister of Food Processing Industries has inaugurated Mega Food Park at Rayagada, Odisha, with aim of adding value and reducing food wastage at each stage of the supply chain with particular focus on perishables.
3.Third gravitational wave merger detected- LIGO
The Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO), US, has detected yet another (third) successful detection of gravitational waves, ripples in space and time, from the merger of two massive black holes that happened three billion light years away, on January 4, 2017.
4.APQN Quality Award 2017 to National Assessment and Accreditation Council of India
National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) of India has received prestigious International Award of Asia Pacific Quality Network (APQN) titled APQN Quality Award 2017 for International Co-operation in Quality Assurance.
5.Mr. Aleksandar Vucic Next President of Serbia
Aleksandar Vucic sworn in as next president of Serbia.