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1.) National Doctor's Day : 1st July
2.) GOI declared Nagaland as "disturbed area", that will be valid till end of December.
3.) 20th annual BET awards 2020 : Pop Singer Beyonce honored with 2020 Humanitarian Award.
4.) "Kill Corona" campaign to be launched by MP government from 1st July,2020.
5.) National Statistics Day : 29 June
6.) New Prime Minister of Ireland - Micheal Martin
7.) Vini Mahajan (1987 batch IAS) becomes Punjab's first women Chief Secretary.
8.) "Sankalp Parva" will be celebrated by Ministry of Culture from 28th June to 12 July 2020.
9.) MSME (Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises) Day : 27th June
10.) Australia and New Zealand to host Fifa Women's World Cup 2023
11.) English Premier League 2019-20 : Liverpool crowned Champions
12.) World's first Yoga University outside India has been launched in Los Angeles,United States.
13.) e-Panchayat Puraskar 2020 : Himachal Pradesh bags 1st Place
14.) Dr. Harsh Vardhan (Union Health Minsiter) launches a mobile app named "eBloodServices" to get information about blood in your mobile at the time of emergency.
15.) Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan said that India will contribute 10 million US dollar to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) in the next 2 years.
16.) Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has tweeted that India has total of 1000(730 government labs and 270 private labs) Covid-19 testing labs in the country.
17.) A nanotechnology-based industry-friendly and low-cost method for the production of antiepileptic drug ‘Rufinamide’ have been developed by the scientists at the Institute of Nano Science & Technology (INST).
18.) On the occasion of International Yoga Day, the world's first yoga University has been launched in Los Angeles. The university has been named after Swami Vivekananda.
19.) Khushinagar Airport in Uttar Pradesh’s has been declared as an International Airport.
20.) Devika and Puneja bridges in Jammu & Kashmir has been inaugurated by Jitendra Singh (Union Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region I/C) on 24th June 2020.
21.) International Yoga Day Celebrated : 21 June 2020
22.) Summer Solstice in Northern Hemisphere occurs on June 21st every year. Summer Solstice is the longest day of the year.
23.) IIT Guwahati has developed low cost Covid-19 Testing Kits.
24.) I Lab: Harsh vardhan (Union Health Minister) has launched India's first mobile lab Covid-19 test.
25.) Amidst Covid-19 crisis PM Narendra Modi launched "Garib Kalyan Rojgar Abhiyaan" : A programme for generating employment opportunities for migrant workers.
26.) Khelo India State Centres of Excellence, to be set up in each State and UT : Sports Ministry
27.) India elected as non-permanent member of UN Security Council for the 8th time
28.) Suraksha Salary Account : Airtel Payments bank launches launches salary account for MSME
29.) Captain Arjun : An AI enabled robot launched by Central Railway
30.) World Blood Donor Day : 14th June
31.) Airborne Rescue Pod - Designed and developed by Indian Air Force , this air evacuation system will be utilised for the evacuation of critical patients with infectious diseases including COVID-19 from high altitude areas, isolated and remote places.
32.) World Oceans day : 8 June. This Year's Theme : "Innovation for a Sustainable Ocean."
33.) India to host AFC(Asian Football Confederation) Women's Asia Cup 2022.
34.) World Environment Day : 5th June. This year's theme for World Environment Day is ‘Celebrate Biodiversity’.
35.) Government of India launches TULIP(The Urban Learning Internship Programme) for fresh Engineering graduates to create opportunity to work for 4400 Urban local bodies and 100 smart cities across the country.
36.) Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju inaugurated Khelo India e-Pathshala programme with a webinar.
37.) Govt launches PM SVANIDHI scheme to provide affordable loans to street vendors.
38.) PM Modi Launches CHAMPIONS: Technology Platform to empower MSMEs.
39.) Gaitri Kumar appointed as next High Commissioner of India to UK.