TNPSC Current Affairs June 2017
1.Kanyashree Prakalpa (Girl Child) scheme got United Nation Public Service Award.
Mamata Banerjee Chief minister of West Bengal has received the highest prize in United Nations Public Service Award for the state government's Kanyashree Prakalpa (Girl Child) scheme in The Hague, Netherlands.
2.Union Cabinet approves MoU on cooperation in the peaceful uses of outer space between India and Armenia
The Union Cabinet has approved an Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the peaceful uses of outer space between India and Armenia.
3.Union Cabinet approves Amendment of the Social Security Agreement between India and the Netherlands.
Union Cabinet has approved Amendment of the bilateral Social security agreement between India and Netherlands by incorporating the “Country of Residence” principle in the agreement.
4.Uttarakhand and Haryana became Open Defecation Free States
Uttarakhand and Haryana have become the fourth and fifth Open Defecation Free (ODF) states of India under the Swachh Bharat Mission. First three states which is declared open defecation free states are Sikkim, Himachal Pradesh and Kerala