1) According to UNEP report Actions on ir Quality, how many countries have increased the percentage of households that have access to cleaner burning fuels to more than 85 percent?
Ans:- 97

2) With which country did China signed an agreement to build its first nuclear reactor?
Ans:- Sudan

3) The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) on 24 May 2016 released which report?
Ans:- Actions on Air Quality

4) Who will be the new Prime Minister of Guinea Bissau?
Ans:- Baciro Dja

5) “Shangri-La Dialogue”, the Asia’s largest annual security forum has been opened in which country, recently?
Ans:- Singapore

6) Which country’s defence minister has announced US would not consider any Chinese establishment of an air defence zone over the South China sea?
Ans:- Taiwan


1) As per the World Health Statistics 2016, the life expectancy for children born in India in 2015 was –?
Ans:- 68.3 years

2) The Union Cabinet recently gave ex-post facto approval to MoU signed between India and Maldives in the field of –?
Ans:- Tourism

3) India has recently signed loan agreement with which International financial institution for Karnataka Urban Water Supply Modernization project?
Ans:- World Bank (WB)

4) India has recently signed MoU with which country to boost horticulture research?
Ans:- Australia

5) According to the International Renewable Energy Agency (Irena) ,What is the rank of India in the world in renewable energy (RE) job creation?
Ans:- 5th

6) QS Higher Education System Strength Rankings 2016 has ranked India at which position?
Ans:- 24th

7) In July 2016,US-India Homeland Security Dialogue will be held in which city?
Ans:- Washington

8) What is the India’s rank in the IMD’s world com-petitiveness rankings 2016?
Ans:- 41st

9) With which country India has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance cooperation in the field of wildlife conservation and combating wildlife trafficking?
Ans:- US


1) Union HRD Ministry to launch which programme for student tracking system?

2) As per the UGC Regulations 2016, research exis-tence of how many years is needed for an institution to get recognition as a deemed university?
Ans:- 3 years

3) The Red Line campaign that was in news related to –?
Ans:- Misuse of antibiotics

4) Bharatvani portal launched by Union Ministry of Human Resource Development provides for –?
Ans:- Online repository of dictionaries

5) The findings of India’s first ever Passenger Satisfaction Survey were recently released. The survey was conducted at –?
Ans:- Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport

6) Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Modi has provided ex-post facto approval for amendments to which act?
Ans:- Constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order, 1950

7) Recently the University Grants Commission (UGC) has approved new set of regulatory norms for which university?
Ans:- Deemed University


1) Which State separated the Plus II colleges from the Plus III colleges and made it a part of school education?
Ans:- Odisha

2) National Green Tribunal (NGT) has banned use of light and heavy diesel vehicles, which are more than 10 years old, in six major cities of which state?
Ans:- Kerala

3) Which state government has recently banned disposable foam food containers?
Ans:- Sikkim

4) Telangana government has signed an MoU with which US based healthcare tech firm?
Ans:- Eclat Health Solutions

5) Which state government of India has entered into the Limca book of records for its household survey?
Ans:- Telangana

6) The Union Government approved establishment of a National Investment and Manufacturing Zone (NIMZ) in which state?
Ans:- Odisha

7) Which state has been ranked first in overall performance for implementation of MGNREGA?
Ans:- Tripura


1) The first-ever World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) has been held at which country?
Ans:- Turkey

2) A rare Persian manuscript was released on the occasion of a conference on May 23 by GoI- what is it called?
Ans:- Kalileh-wa-Dimneh

3) The 42nd G7 summit in 2016 was held in which country?
Ans:- Japan

4) This city hosted the 1st World Conference on Tourism for Development?
Ans:- Beijing


1) Which Indian Non-profit organization has been awarded with the “The Intercultural Innovation Award (IIA) 2016”?
Ans:- Routes 2 Roots

2) Who was awarded the Othmer Gold Medal for Entrepreneurial Leadership 2016?
Ans:- Mukesh Ambani

3) Who has won the 2016 Millennium Technology Prize becoming the first female winner to do so?
Ans:- Frances Arnold

4) Which Indian personality has won the 2016 Harvard Business School Alumni Achievement Award?
Ans:- Sunil Bharti Mittal

5) Name the Indian woman author who won the ‘Scholastic Asian Book Award’ for 32000-word manuscript “Codex: The Lost Treasure of the Indus”?
Ans:- Aditi Krishnakumar

6) Name the Indian-American scientist who received the prestigious Springer Theses award for his research in which he developed transgenic mice to study a critical tumor-suppressor called A20.
Ans:- Arnab De

7) Who has been awarded with Nari Jagran Samman – 2016?
Ans:- Heeraben

8) Malti Gyan Peeth Puraskar presented for which field?
Ans:- Education


1) 2016 UEFA Europa League final held in which country?
Ans:- Switzerland

2) Which country is currently hosting the 21st BXM Cycling World Championship?
Ans:- Colombia

3) Who has won the gold medal in men’s club throw (F-51) at the 2016 French Open Athletics Champion-ship?
Ans:- Amit Kumar Saroha

4) Name the discus thrower from India who recently qualified for the Rio Olympics 2016?
Ans:- Seema Punia

5) The 17th Asian Junior Athletics Championships will be held in which country?
Ans:- Vietnam

6) Who has won the 2016 UEFA Champions League for the record 11th time?
Ans:- Real Madrid

7) Who has won the Most Valuable Player in Indian Premier League (IPL) 2016?
Ans:- Virat Kohli

8) Who become the first Indian to play top-tier European football league match (Tippeligaen) 2016?
Ans:- Gurpreet Singh

9) Who become the youngest Cricketer to score 10000 test runs recently?
Ans:- Alastair Cook

10) Who won the French open 2016 in Men’s Single category?
Ans:- Novak Djokovic


1) Which Indian company has recently signed MoU with Iran government to set up smelter plant in Chabahar?
Ans:- National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO)

2) Which digital storytelling platform for women has Anand Mahindra invested in?
Ans:- She The People

3) Which multilateral agency launched the Pandemic Emergency Financing Facility?
Ans:- World Bank

4) India has emerged as the fifth largest producer of what type of waste?
Ans:- E-waste

5) Google has won the Java copyright case against which company?
Ans:- Oracle

6) According to the Fitch statement how many percentage will slowly accelerate India’s economic growth rate in March 2019?
Ans:- 8%

7) Indian economy will grow by what percent according to FICCI’s Economic Outlook Survey?
Ans:- 7.7%

8) Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC), has announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with which Oil company?


1) Which of the following is the India’s first reusable space shuttle, which has been successfully launched from Sriharikota?
Ans:- RLV-TD

2) Which cancer-causing chemical was found in bread samples tested in Delhi by Centre for Science and Environment?
Ans:- Potassium Bromate

3) Researchers have confirmed the faintest early universe galaxy to indicate when the cosmic dark ages ended through a process called –?
Ans:- Cosmic reionisation

4) In a medical breakthrough, scientists have discovered a new form of light which is based on measurable characteristics of beam of light is known as?
Ans:- Angular momentum

5) Which joint initiative has been launched by TISS and PHF?
Ans:- Centre for Environment Research

6) UN Environment report has indicated how many Indians will be at risk from rising sea levels by 2050?
Ans:- 40 million

7) Which space agencies has signed an MoU with Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for cooperation in the exploration and user of outer space for peaceful purposes?
Ans:- UAE Space Agency

8) What is the range of advanced version of BrahMos missile, which was recently successfully tested by Indian Air Force(IAF)?
Ans:- 290 km

9) Scientists have synthesised a new drug for treating melanoma . What is it called?
Ans:- HA15

10) Which lunar probe will be send to the moon to return with samples in the second half of 2017, by China?
Ans:- Chang’e 5



1) Who has been appointed as the Principal Adviser for social sector in Niti Aayog?
Ans:- Ratan P Watal

2) Who has been appointed as the new Lieutenant Governor (LG) of Puducherry?
Ans:- Kiran Bedi

3) Which scientist has been appointed as NPCIL CMD?
Ans:- S K Sharma

4) CSIR has appointed whom as the director for CCMB?
Ans:- Rakesh Kumar Mishra

5) United Nations appoints Mary Robinson of Ireland and Macharia Kamau of Kenya as his Special Envoys on —?
Ans:- El Nino and Climate

6) Who has been appointed as the new general secretary of CONCACAF?
Ans:- Phillippe Moggio


1) Snapdeal’s chief product officer quit the company. Who is he?
Ans:- Anand Chandrasekaran

2) Who has resigned from his post as head of the acting department in the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII)?
Ans:- Tom Alter

3) Which Maharashtra Minister resigned on 4 June 2016?
Ans:- Eknath Khadse


1) Which famous Bangladeshi journalist passed away on 24 May 2016?
Ans:- Begum Nurjahan

2) Name the oldest Olympic champion of Hungarian Waterpolo team who died recently?
Ans:- Sandor Tarics

3) Name the noted Marathi literary critic who died on 27 May 2016?
Ans:- RG Jadhav


1) Hamid Ansari, the vice president of India recently visited Tunisia. What is the capital of Tunisia?
Ans:- Tunis


1) Twitter is making changes in context of the number of characters in the social media. What’s the current limit?
Ans:- 140 characters

2) Who created a new record by climbing the Mount Everest for seventh time?
Ans:- Lhakpa Sherpa

3) Which country’s dictator was sentenced to prison for human rights crimes on 29 May 2016?
Ans:- Argentina


1) The world’s longest and deepest rail tunnel has recently opened in which country?
Ans:- Switzerland

2) A massive fire broke out at the Central Ammunition Depot (CAD), Pulgaon on 31 May 2016. Pulgaon located in which state?
Ans:- Maharashtra


1) What is the fullform of IRCTC?
Ans:- Indian RailwayCatering and Tourism Corporation

2) What is the fullform of NSG?
Ans:- Nuclear Suppliers Group


1) Who is the author of the book “Firaq Gorakhpuri: The Poet of Pain and Ecstasy”?
Ans:- Ajai Mansingh

2) Which saint’s life will be told through the book “A Call to Mercy: Hearts to Love, Hands to Serve?
Ans:- Mother Teresa

3) Which famous author’s book entitled My Favourite Nature Stories was released recently?
Ans:- Ruskin Bond


1) Government appointed panel by former CEC N Gopalswami made the report which initiative be taken for benefit of Sanskrit pathshalas across the nation?
Ans:- Central Sanskrit board, Central Vedic Studies board

2) Who was appointed by the Union Government as the head of committee on defence expenditure?
Ans:- D B Shekatkar

3) The government and the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) have been working on how to reduce cash transactions in the economy.Who is the head of this committee?
Ans:- Neeraj Kumar Gupta committee

4) Which committee has been constituted to draft national policy for the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs)?
Ans:- Prabhat Kumar committee


1) World Day Against Child Labour is observed on —?
Ans:- June 12

2) World Blood Donor day is Celebrated on —?
Ans:- June 14

Responses to “June 2016 Current Affairs Bit Bank”

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    I want this website book in Telugu since August month on wards.

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