June 2021 Monthly Current Affairs PDF and Quiz
Most Important June Monthly Current Affairs 2021 questions and answers are mentioned in this article. The categories like ‘Appointment’ and ‘Awards and Honour’ are discussed in the article and the rest points will be available in the pdf provided at the end of the article. The June 2021 Monthly Current Affairs PDF and Quiz have been compiled for the upcoming Government Job Examinations like SBI Clerk, IBPS PO, SBI PO, RBI Grade B, SSC CGL, UPSC, State PSCs like WBCS, UPPSC, UP Police SI, Defence Exams like NDA, CDS, AFCAT, CAPF, Indian Coast Guard etc. Monthly Current Affairs Magazine TextBooq is organized in a categorized format.
Important Appointments of June 2021
T V Narendran (MD and CEO of Tata Steel) was appointed the President of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
The Magma Fincorp has appointed Adar Poonawalla as its chairman.
Ranjitsinh Disale was appointed as the World Bank Education Advisor.
Hitendra Dave was appointed as CEO of HSBC India.
Abdulla Shahid is appointed the President of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly.
Anup Chandra Pandey was appointed the Election Commissioner replacing Sunil Arora.
India is elected as a member of the UN Economic & Social Council (ECOSOC) for the term 2022-24.
Vishwavir Ahuja will be the new the Managing Director and CEO of RBL Bank.
UN Security Council endorses Secretary General Antonio Guterres for second term.
Ukhnaa Khurelsukh is appointed the 6th President of Mongolia, replacing Khaltmaa Battulga.
Spoorthi Priya has been appointed the Grievance Officer for Facebook India.
K Nagaraj Naidu has been appointed the Chef de Cabinet in UN General Assembly by Abdulla Shahid.
Naftali Bennett is the new Israel Prime Minister. He has replaced Benjamin Netanyahu
Rebeca Grynspan, Costa Rican Economist, appointed as Secretary-General of UNCTAD (United Nations Conference on Trade and Development) HQ: Geneva, Switzerland
Akshay Kumar becomes the Brand Ambassador of Biotechnology Firm Mylab Discovery Solutions.
The Ferrari is an Italian luxury sports car has named Benedetto Vigna as its new company CEO.
Henri Marie Dondra has been named the new Prime Minister of the Central African Republic.
Microsoft Corporation appointed CEO Satya Nadella to be their chairman, replacing John Thompson.
Aashish Chandorkar Appointed the Director at WTO Mission of India.
Ebrahim Raisi appointed the new President of Iran.
Upasana Kamineni was appointed the Ambassador of Forest Frontline Heroes by the World-Wide Fund for Nature-India.
Jasprit Bumrah was appointed as Brand Ambassador of OnePlus.
Karim Khan (British Human Rights Lawyer) was appointed the new Chief Prosecutor of the International Cricket Council.
Dr Pratima Murthy was appointed as the Director of the National Institute of Mental Health and Neuro Sciences (NIMHANS).
Manpreet Singh and Rani Rampal have been appointed the captain for India’s Men’s and Women’s Hockey Team for Tokyo Olympics respectively.
Montek Singh Ahluwalia has been named as a member of a High-Level Advisory Group formed by the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund.
Suresh N Patel is appointed the Central Vigilance Commissioner, replacing Sanjay Kothari.
Karnam Malleswari is appointed the first Vice-Chancellor of Delhi Sports University.
Nikol Pashinyan, has been elected as the Prime Minister of Armenia.
Praveen Sinha is appointed the Special Director of the Central Bureau of Investigation.
Important Awards of June 2021
Valeria Luiselli is a Mexican Author and has won International Dublin Literary Award 2021 for her novel ‘Lost Children Archive’.
Dr. Harsh Vardhan has been awarded with the ‘WHO Director- General Special Recognition Award’ for his accomplishments in the area of tobacco control.
Thomas Vijayan has won the 2021 Nature TTL Photography Awards for his photo ‘The World is Going Upside Down’
Nitin Rakesh and Jerry Wind won the International Business Book of the Year Award 2021 for their book titled ‘Transformation in Times of Crisis’.
Water Burial, movie from Arunachal Pradesh and it has won the best film National Award on environment conservation at 67th National Films Awards 2021.
Tsitsi Dangarembga is a Zimbabwean novelist and won the 2021 Pen Pinter Prize.
Tillotama Shome is an Indian actress and won the best actor award for ‘Raahgir: The Wayfarers’ at UK Asian Film Festival.
R.S. Sodhi is awarded the regional award of Asia Pacific Productivity Champion from Asian Productivity Organization (APO), Tokyo, Japan.
Prof Shailesh Ganpule, from IIT Roorkee, won the ‘NSG Counter-IED & Counter-Terrorism Innovator Award 2021’.
Columbia University announced the 2021 Pulitzer Prizes.
Environmental Organisation Familial Forestry wins the prestigious UN Award.
Indian-American chemist Sumita Mitra was honoured with the European Inventor Award 2021
Shyam Sundar Jyani, a Rajasthan-based climate activist, has won the prestigious United Nations’ Land for Life Award.
KK Shaileja was awarded Central European University’s highest award of Open Society Prize 2021 for her work in public health services.
NTPC has won India’s Best Employers among Nation Builders 2021.
Cochin International Airport has won Airport Council International Director General’s Roll of Excellence honour in Airport Service Quality.
Delhi Metro has won the ‘Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement Award’
RK Sabharwal (CMD of Engineers India Limited) is honoured with the highest civilian award of Mongolia.
Monthly Current Affairs PDF of June 2021