Gist in English – 28 June, 2022

  • Togo and Gabon become Commonwealth Association members
  • Commonwealth of Nations now has 56 member nations after the admission of Togo and Gabon. The two historically French-speaking nations were formally admitted.
  • Largest bacteria in the world discovered in Caribbean mangrove swamp
  • The Indian Space Promotion and Authorisation Centre (IN-SPACe) has started authorising Indian private firms, marking the beginning of private space sector launches in India.
  • IRARC’s Avinash Kulkarni to head India Debt Resolution Company
  • An Award scheme for writing books originally in Hindi on Economics/Banking/Financial issues was introduced by Reserve Bank of India.Its results are declared.
  • Tata Power commissions India’s largest floating solar power project
  • Tata Power Solar Systems, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tata Power, has accomplished a remarkable feat by commissioning India’s largest floating solar power project in Kayamkulam, Kerala.
  • IRS Officer Nitin Gupta named as the new chairman of CBDT
  • Vijay Amritraj honoured with Golden Achievement Award by ITF
  • Goa celebrates ‘Sao Joao’ festival 2022
  • India successfully conducts VL-SRSAM missile test off the coast of Odisha
  • Parameswaran Iyer appointed as CEO of NITI Aayog
  • Tapan Kumar Deka appointed as new Director of Intelligence Bureau
  • Nitin Gadkari Approves Draft GSR Notification To Introduce Bharat NCAP