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Current Affairs Today – 08 June, 2020
- M Nethra, 13-year old girl, she was appointed “Goodwill Ambassador to the Poor” for the United Nations Association for Development And Peace (UNADAP).
- The Government of India has constituted Jaya Jaitly Task Force that will work on the issues of women and child development.
- National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) has extended a Special Liquidity Facility (SLF) of Rs 270 crore to Assam Gramin Vikash Bank.
- Javed Akhtar becomes first Indian to receive Richard Dawkins Award.
- ISRO signs MoU with ARIES for cooperation in Space Situational Awareness, Astrophysics.
Rank and Reports
- The Yale University recently released the biennial Environment Performance Index. India scored 168th rank out of 180 countries.
Science and Technology
- An engineer from Thane has developed an internet-controlled robot.
- Every year, World Oceans Day is celebrated by the United Nations on June 8. This year, the World Oceans Day’s Theme is Innovation for a Sustainable Ocean.