Day June 3, 2020

WHO funding

• With President Donald Trump announcing that the US will be “terminating” its relationship with the World Health Organisation (WHO), the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) is set to become the biggest funder of the organisation. About: • A…

Bimal Julka committee

• An Expert Committees on Rationalisation, Closure or Merger of Film Media Units and Review of Autonomous Bodies under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has found overlapping activities being undertaken by multiple institutes. About: • The report was submitted…

Antifa

• Seeking to assign blame for the protests that have convulsed cities across the country, U.S. President Donald Trump said that the U.S. would designate Antifa a terrorist organisation. About: • Antifa has been around for several decades, with some…

World Bicycle Day

• The Third World Bicycle Day is being observed on 3 June 2020. About: • In April 2018, the United Nations General Assembly declared June 3 as International World Bicycle Day. • It recognizes “the uniqueness, longevity and versatility of…