15 June 2021 Current Affairs

Who has been appointed as the new CEO of Ferrari?

Benedetto Vigna
Benedetto Vigna replaces earlier CEO, Louis Camilleri who has retired 6 months ago due to some personal reasons. Benedetto Vigna earlier was president of the executive committee of Analog, a semiconductor manufacturing company in Switzerland.


Recently, Which IIT Professor has been appointed honorary member of “WHO Global Air Pollution and Health-Technical Advisory Group“?

Mukesh Sharma
Professor Sharma belongs to the Civil Engineering Department of IIT Kanpur, he is also a well-known air-quality expert.
Some Details about WHO Global Air Pollution and Health Technical Advisory Group – There will be 20 experts in this group, and these people collectively will provide advice to WHO about Air Pollution/Health.


Which state government has recently launched “Pran Vayu Devta Pension Scheme”?

Haryana
Some details about Pran Vayu Devta Pension Scheme
What’s Pran Vayu Devta Pension Scheme? – This is an initiative by the Government of Haryana to honor trees that are of age 75 or more. Under this scheme, State Government will provide Rs. 2,500 per tree to local authorities for taking care of these trees in their area.


China-Sri Lanka Friendship Hospital has been inaugurated in which town of Sri Lanka?

Polonnaruwa


Who has been appointed as the new President of the International Swimming Federation recently?

Hussein Al Musallam


Ghana Planted how many trees in a single day to combat deforestation?

5 million trees


RBI Deputy Governor Mahesh Kumar Jain’a tenure has been extended for how many years?

Two Years
Mahesh Kumar Jain’s tenure was supposed to end on 21 June 2021. But now the Government of India has extended his tenure for two more years.


Which city will host “Indian Grand Prix 4” 2021?

Patiala


Which country’s former Prime Minister “Khurelsukh” has won the presidential election?

Mongolia


Which Indian-Origin Journalist won the Pulitzer Prize for Exposing China’s Detention Camps for Muslims?

Megha Rajagopalan


Maharashtra Deputy CM Ajit Pawar has launched “My Safe Pune” App. Its is associated with what?

Police Patrolling
Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar on Friday inaugurated the “My Safe Pune” app, an initiative by Pune city police to ensure effective patrolling by beat marshals and offer a quick response to people during an incident of crime.


Who has won “French Open Women Singles Title 2021”?

Barbora Krejcikova



Government of India has allocated how much amount to Uttar Pradesh under “Jal Jeevan Mission“?

Rs. 10,870 crore


A New book titled “Home in the World” was authored by-

Amartya Sen


As per Chainalysis report, What is India’s rank in the Bitcoin Investment Gain in 2020?

18th


Which Ministry has launched the “Namaste Yoga” Mobile App?

AYUSH Ministry


Who is appointed as the 1st Female chairperson of the Football Association(FA)?

Debbie Hewitt
It’s been 157 years since, Football Association(FA) was created and now Debbie Hewitt will become first women to be its chairperson.


A week-long Indian Mango Promotion Programme began in which country?

Bahrain


RBI approved the re-appointment of Girish Chandra Chaturvedi as the part-time Chairman of which bank?

ICICI Bank


Which environmentalist has been appointed to an International Advisory Group for Climate Action?

Sunita Narain


Which Bollywood actor is launching a scholarship for free IAS exam coaching?

Sonu Sood



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