TNPSC Current Affairs June 2017
1.Tamil Nadu’s economy growth rate 7.9% in 2016-17
‘Tamil Nadu has clocked 7.9% rate of Growth in fiscal year 2016-17 which is one per cent lesser than previous fiscal year. Even though Tamil Nadu was affected by severe drought and demonetisation, state has performed better than many other states.
2. June 21 - ‘World Yoga Day.
June 21st is celebrated as International day of yoga or World Yoga Day since 2015. June 21st is chosen because as it is the longest day of the year in the northern hemisphere.
3.Mohammad bin Salman new Crown prince of Saudi Arabia
Mohammad bin Salman was new crown prince of Saudi Arabia. He was appointed by Saudi Arabia’s king Salman. Mohammad bin Salman is son of Saudi Arabia’s king Salman.