Important Current Affairs Questions of the Day: 13th June

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US President Donald Trump and North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un have signed a vague denuclearization agreement following a historic summit between American and North Korean leadership. The meeting was held in which of the following countries?
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Who: Singapore
What: hosted the meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un
When: published in 12th June 2018

US President Donald Trump and North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un signed a vague denuclearization agreement in Singapore on Tuesday following a historic summit between American and North Korean leadership.

According to the document, Washington would provide unspecified “security guarantees” in exchange for North Korea’s “unwavering commitment to complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula.” In a press conference following the announcement, Trump indicated that the joint US-South Korea military exercises – which Pyongyang sees as a threat – would halt.

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Who is going to be the first female MMA fighter to be inducted into the Ultimate Fighting Championship Hall of Fame?
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Who: Ronda Rousey
What: is to be the first female MMA fighter to be inducted into the Ultimate Fighting Championship Hall of Fame
When: published on 12th June 2018

In 2012, Ronda Rousey became the UFC’s first women’s bantamweight champion. So it’s only fitting that the pro wrestler and Reebok athlete will be the first woman to be inducted into the organization’s Hall of Fame.

The Olympic bronze medalist in judo, who won at the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing, will receive the prestigious honor on July 5 in a Las Vegas ceremony.

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Every year the World Day Against Child Labour is celebrated across the world on which of the following dates?
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Who: the World Day Against Child Labour
What: is celebrated across the world on 12th June 2018
When: published on 12th June 2018

The International Labour Organization (ILO) launched the World Day Against Child Labour in 2002 to focus attention on the global extent of child labour and the action and efforts needed to eliminate it. Each year on 12 June, the World Day brings together governments, employers and workers organizations, civil society, as well as millions of people from around the world to highlight the plight of child labourers and what can be done to help them.

This year, the World Day Against Child Labour and the World Day for Safety and Health at Work shine a spotlight on the global need to improve the safety and health of young workers and end child labour.

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The Union Government has recently launched ______________ Wi-Fi Choupals in villages.
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Who: Union Government
What: has launched 5,000 Wi-Fi Choupals in villages
When: published on 11th June 2018

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The Union Government has recently launched 5,000 Wi-Fi Choupals in villages and delivery of rail tickets through Common Service Centres (CSCs).

The service was inaugurated by Union Electronics and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and Railway Minister Piyush Goyal in New Delhi.

The WiFi Choupals will enable people in rural areas with an effective Internet access for their various digital processes.
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As per the recent news, NITI Aayog has given permission to ________________ additional schools to set up Atal Tinkering Labs under its Atal Innovation Mission (AIM).
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Who: NITI Aayog
What: has reportedly given permission to 3,000 additional schools to set up Atal Tinkering Labs under its Atal Innovation Mission (AIM)
When: published on 12th June 2018

The government think tank NITI Aayog has reportedly given permission to 3,000 additional schools to set up Atal Tinkering Labs under its Atal Innovation Mission (AIM).

This will bring the total number schools with Atal Tinkering Labs to 5,441.

NITI Aayog further looks to establish Atal Tinkering Labs in every district of the country in line with its vision of enabling an innovation ecosystem which will facilitate transformational change in technological innovation and pedagogy.

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Important Current Affairs Questions and Answers: 13th  June, 2018
 
1. India has given Rs 99 million to Nepal for installing shallow tube wells.
(13th June 2018 Current Affairs Questions)

India has extended a financial aid of Rs 99 million to Nepal for the construction of 2,700 shallow tube well irrigation systems in 12 districts of the country's southern Terai region to boost agricultural productivity.

The assistance has been extended as part of the final payment for the Nepal-Bharat Maitri Irrigation Project, which was launched in January last year to boost growth to the Himalayan nation's agricultural sector through enhanced facilities.

India's Ambassador to Nepal, Manjeev Singh Puri, handed over a cheque of 99.21 million Nepalese Rs (Indian Rs 61.93 million) to the country's Energy Secretary, Sanjay Sharma, at a function here, according to a press release issued by the Indian Embassy, Kathmandu.

The project aimed at installing 2,700 shallow tube wells in Saptari, Sarlahi, Rautahat, Bara, Parsa, Chitwan, Nawalparasi, Rupendehi, Kapilvastu, Dang, Kailali and Kanchanpur districts.

2. India's first lithium ion cell factory will soon come up in Andhra Pradesh.
(Top 10 Current Affairs Quiz 13th June 2018)

Munoth Industries Limited will set up India’s first lithium ion cell production project by investing Rs 799 crore in three phases in Tirupati, Andhra Pradesh, a move which will provide a trigger for enabling mobile component manufacturing in India that will also lead to value addition in overall mobile phone manufacturing.

In the first phase, Rs 165 crore will be invested to produce li ion cells having total storage capacity of 200,000 Ah (Ampere hour) per day, which will be available for assembly for mobile phone manufacturers from April 2019.

3. Sebastian Vettel has won the 2018 Canadian Grand Prix.
(Latest Current Affairs Questions 13th June 2018)

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel dominated the Canadian Grand Prix to retake the championship lead as Lewis Hamilton could finish only fifth for Mercedes.

Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas finished second.

Red Bull's Max Verstappen took third after a valiant but unsuccessful attempt to pass Bottas.

Lewis Hamilton could finish only fifth for Mercedes.

4. Mauritius is going to host the eleventh edition of World Hindi Conference.
(13th June 2018 Current Affairs in Short)

The eleventh edition of World Hindi Conference will be hosted by Mauritius in its capital city Port Lois in August 18-20, 2018.

The conference provides common platform to several Hindi scholars, writers and laureates from different parts of the world to contribute the language.

It will be organised by Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India in association with Government of Mauritius.

The theme of the Conference is “Vaishvik Hindi Aur Bharatiy Sanskriti“. The venue of Conference is Swami Vivekanand International Convention Centre, Pailles Mauritius.

5. India is going to host 1st military exercise of the BIMSTEC Countries 2018.
(Top Current Affairs Questions 13th June 2018)

India will host the first military exercise of the BIMSTEC (Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation) group focussing on counter-terrorism in September. As part of this, a conclave of the Army chiefs of all seven member-states is being planned.

The exercise is scheduled to be held in Pune in the second week of September.

The aim of the exercise is to promote strategic alignment among the member-states and to share best practices in the area of counter-terrorism.

The initial planning conference to work out the modalities is scheduled to be held next week and the final planning conference is scheduled in August.

BIMSTEC was set up in 1997 and includes India, Bangladesh, Bhutan Myanmar, Nepal, Sri Lanka and Thailand.

6. NITI Aayog has reportedly given permission to 3,000 additional schools to set up Atal Tinkering Labs under its Atal Innovation Mission (AIM).
(Current Affairs 13th June 2018 Questions)

The government think tank NITI Aayog has reportedly given permission to 3,000 additional schools to set up Atal Tinkering Labs under its Atal Innovation Mission (AIM).

This will bring the total number schools with Atal Tinkering Labs to 5,441.

NITI Aayog further looks to establish Atal Tinkering Labs in every district of the country in line with its vision of enabling an innovation ecosystem which will facilitate transformational change in technological innovation and pedagogy.

7. Union Government has launched 5,000 Wi-Fi Choupals in villages.
(Today Current Affairs Pdf 13th June 2018)

The Union Government has recently launched 5,000 Wi-Fi Choupals in villages and delivery of rail tickets through Common Service Centres (CSCs).

The service was inaugurated by Union Electronics and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and Railway Minister Piyush Goyal in New Delhi.

The WiFi Choupals will enable people in rural areas with an effective Internet access for their various digital processes.

8. World Day Against Child Labour is celebrated across the world on 12th June 2018.
(13th June 2018 Top Current Affairs MCQs)

The International Labour Organization (ILO) launched the World Day Against Child Labour in 2002 to focus attention on the global extent of child labour and the action and efforts needed to eliminate it. Each year on 12 June, the World Day brings together governments, employers and workers organizations, civil society, as well as millions of people from around the world to highlight the plight of child labourers and what can be done to help them.

This year, the World Day Against Child Labour and the World Day for Safety and Health at Work shine a spotlight on the global need to improve the safety and health of young workers and end child labour.

9. Ronda Rousey is to be the first female MMA fighter to be inducted into the Ultimate Fighting Championship Hall of Fame.
(Important Current Affairs Questions 13th June 2018)

In 2012, Ronda Rousey became the UFC’s first women’s bantamweight champion. So it’s only fitting that the pro wrestler and Reebok athlete will be the first woman to be inducted into the organization’s Hall of Fame.

The Olympic bronze medalist in judo, who won at the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing, will receive the prestigious honor on July 5 in a Las Vegas ceremony.

10. Singapore hosted the meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un.
(Today’s Current Affairs Capsule 13th June 2018)

US President Donald Trump and North Korean Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un signed a vague denuclearization agreement in Singapore on Tuesday following a historic summit between American and North Korean leadership.

According to the document, Washington would provide unspecified “security guarantees” in exchange for North Korea’s “unwavering commitment to complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula.” In a press conference following the announcement, Trump indicated that the joint US-South Korea military exercises – which Pyongyang sees as a threat – would halt.
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