Current Affairs 2020 June 1

  • UN extends arms embargo and other sanctions in south Sudan till May 2021.
  • Mohandas Pai to chair the advisory committee on the service provider of IBBI.
  • Arun Singhal becomes the new CEO of FSSAI.
  • Indian long-distance runner Kiranjeet Kaur handed a 4-year ban for violation of the anti-doping rule.
  • Labour ministry with TCS iON offers free online skill training through the portal.
  • 23 additional Minor Forest produce items in minimum support price list announced: M/O of tribal affairs.
  • Virat Kohli, the only cricketer in the Forbes top 100 highest-paid athletes of 2020 topped by Federer.
  • Finance Ministry appoints PR Jaishankar as MD of IIFCL.
  • Irrawaddy Dolphin population at Odisha’s Chilika lake increased with the help of IIT Madras’ dredging methodology.
  • UP government signs MoU with industry associations to create 10 Lakh jobs for migrants.
  • Ministry of Jal Shakti sanctions Rs. 445 crores for implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission in Chhattisgarh during 2020-21.