Weekly Current Affairs


  • UN celebrated Wonder Woman’s 75th birthday by naming comic book character as its new Honorary Ambassador for Empowerment of Woman and Girls.
  • The super heroine’s image will be used by the U.N. on social media platforms to promote women’s empowerment, including on gender-based violence and the fuller participation of women in public life (using hashtag WithWonderWoman).
  • But an online petition , asked the secretary-general to reconsider the appointment, saying, “The message the United Nations is sending to the world with this appointment is extremely disappointing.”
  • The character embodies the inner strength of every woman.