Current Affairs: 4th June 2019

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1 - Chandrani Murmu became the youngest MP in India’s history
  • In a first, a 25-year-old engineering graduate from Odisha has become the youngest Member of Parliament to the 17th Lok Sabha.
  •  Odisha has a total of seven women MPs, making it the first state ever to have 33 percent or the largest share of women MPs of its total of 21 seats.
  •  Chandrani Murmu, who has replaced Dushyant Chautala, was elected as Biju Janata Dal (BJD) candidate from the Keonjhar seat, as the youngest parliamentarian in the country.
2 - Tripura to host 10th National Science Film Festival of India in 2020
  • In an effort to raise awareness about science and environment through films, the 10th National Science Film Festival of India (NSFFI) will be organised in Tripura in January and February 2020.
  •  The NSFFI debuted in Chennai eight years ago in 2011. It has covered almost all regions of the country since then including Bhubaneshwar, Kolkata, Bangalore, Lucknow, Mumbai, Guwahati and Mohali.

3 - Draft National Education Policy revised
  • The Kasturirangan committee has revised the Draft New National Education Policyand effected some changes in the three-language formula.
  •  The committee informed the government that there had been an inadvertent error in the draft submitted for public feedback.

4 - IAF AN-32 Aircraft went missing with 13 people in Assam
  • On June 3, 2019, IAF AN-32 Aircraft, taken off at 12.27 pm from Jorhat, Assam headed towards Mechuka in Arunachal Pradesh went missing with 13 people. The AN-32 was inducted into the IAF in the 1980s.
5 - Haryana High court declares of entire animal kingdom as ‘legal entities’
  • On June 2, 2019, The Haryana High court (HC) declared the entire animal kingdom, including avian and aquatic, as a legal entity having rights of a living person. The verdict of Punjab and Haryana HC comes a year after Uttarakhand HC passed similar order to protect and promote greater welfare of animals.

                                                           INTERNATIONAL

1 -  First UAE Permanent Residency issued in Abu Dhabi
  • UAE’s Federal Authority for Identity and Citizenship (ICA) has issued the first Golden Residence Permit in Abu Dhabi, as part of the Investors Permanent Residence Systemaimed to attract investors, entrepreneurs and qualified individuals who meet its criteria.
  • Brigadier Saeed Salem Al Shamsi, Executive Director of the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Abu Dhabi, awarded the first permit to investor Yousuf Ali, Board Member of the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ADCCI) and Chairman of the Lulu International Group.
2 - India ranked 95th in 129 countries in new Gender Equality Index
  • India was ranked 95th among 129 countries in new SDG(Sustainable Development Goals) Gender Equality Indexwith 56.2 scores. The gender gap index of the World Economic Forum had ranked India with 108.

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3 - CAG Rajiv Mehrishi chosen External Auditor for WHO
  • The election was held in the 72nd WHO Assembly in Geneva where the CAG Rajiv Mehrishi was elected with a majority (90 out of 162 votes) in the first round of voting itself.
  • Mehrishi will take over from the incumbent External Auditor of WHO, the Supreme Audit Institution of Philippines. This is the second major international audit assignment for the CAG this year following his selection to the post of External Auditor of Food and Agriculture Organisation in Rome earlier this year in March 2019.

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