Daily GK Updates : 27 June 2015

1. EAM Sushma Swaraj arrives in Bangkok on a two-day visit
She will  attend the Vishwa Sanskrit Sammelan, which is the most prestigious academic gathering of scholars related to Sanskrit studies.

2. Centre to bring four labour codes to protect workers
The Union Labour Ministry proposes to come out with four labour codes in the areas of wages, industrial relations, social security and working conditions to strengthen safety and social security of workers.

3. IndiGo to file prospectus for $400 mn IPO
IndiGo has appointed Citigroup, Kotak Investment Banking, Morgan Stanley and JP Morgan Chase as lead managers for the listing

4. India recalls NZ High Commissioner after assault allegations
India’s High Commissioner to New Zealand Ravi Thapar has been called back to New Delhi following allegations that his wife assaulted their cook.

5. Punjab Olympic Association to honour Indian NBA player Satnam Singh
This was after he created history by becoming the first Indian basketball player to be drafted into the USA’s prestigious NBA league.