Current Affairs Quiz 11th November 2021 : Daily GK Update Quiz

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Q.1. Which state’s cabinet approved the creation of Eastern West Khasi Hills as the 12th district?

किस राज्य की कैबिनेट ने 12वें जिले के रूप में पूर्वी पश्चिम खासी हिल्स के निर्माण को मंजूरी दी?

(a) Meghalaya / मेघालय

(b) Sikkim / सिक्किम

(c) Arunachal Pradesh / अरुणाचल प्रदेश

(d) Tripura / त्रिपुरा

(e) Nagaland / नागालैंड

Answer & Explanation
Ans.1.(a)

Exp. Meghalaya Cabinet approved creation of Eastern West Khasi Hills as 12th district

The Meghalaya Cabinet approved a proposal to upgrade the Mairang civil sub-division to a full-fledged district which will be called as ‘Eastern West Khasi Hills district’. It will be Meghalaya’s 12th district.

Currently, Mairang is now a sub-division under the West Khasi Hills district. Creation of the new district will ensure that administration will remain closer to the people besides implementation of various schemes will also be more effective.

Q.2. India’s 1st Centre for Excellence in Research on Drone/UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) technology and Artificial Intelligence has been launched in which IIT?

ड्रोन / यूएवी (मानव रहित हवाई वाहन) प्रौद्योगिकी और आर्टिफिशियल इंटेलिजेंस पर भारत का पहला उत्कृष्टता केंद्र किस IIT में लॉन्च किया गया है?

(a) IIT Bombay / आईआईटी बॉम्बे

(b) IIT Mandi / आईआईटी मंडी

(c) IIT Guwahati / आईआईटी गुवाहाटी

(d) IIT Kharagpur / आईआईटी खड़गपुर

(e) IIT Roorkee / आईआईटी रुड़की

Answer & Explanation
Ans.2.(c)

Exp. India’s 1st CoE in Research on Drone Technology & AI launched in IIT Guwahati

Union Minister of State Civil Aviation General, V K Singh launched India’s 1st Centre for Excellence in Research on Drone/UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) technology and Artificial Intelligence at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati, Assam.

‘AXOM Droneports’ was also launched to support cargo drones that are delivering urgent medical and emergency supplies to remote areas of the region.

Q.3. Which country has become 101st member country of International Solar Alliance (ISA)?

कौन सा देश अंतर्राष्ट्रीय सौर गठबंधन (ISA) का 101वां सदस्य देश बन गया है?

(a) Germany / जर्मनी

(b) Japan / जापान

(c) UK / ब्रिटेन

(d) USA / यू.एस.ए.

(e) Russia / रूस

Answer & Explanation
Ans.3.(d)

Exp. USA became 101st member country of International Solar Alliance

United States of America (USA) has joined International Solar Alliance (ISA) as a member country. USA is now 101st country to sign the framework agreement of the ISA.

The ISA’s framework, which was first circulated in 2016 to obtain backing from other countries, emphasises on delivering local benefits to all countries through collaborations.

Earlier at COP26, the US joined the steering committee of the “One Sun One World One Grid” initiative that includes Australia, France, the UK and India.

Q.4. What was the rank of India in the global Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI) 2022 released by Germanwatch?

जर्मनवाच द्वारा जारी वैश्विक जलवायु परिवर्तन प्रदर्शन सूचकांक (CCPI) 2022 में भारत का रैंक क्या था?

(a) 9th / 9 वे

(b) 10th / 10 वे

(c) 11th / 11 वे

(d) 12th / 12 वे

(e) 13th / 13 वे

Answer & Explanation
Ans.4.(b)

Exp. Climate Change Performance Index 2022: India ranked 10th; Denmark secured 4th place

India has been placed at 10th spot in the global Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI) 2022 released by Germanwatch along with Climate Action Network (CAN) and New Climate Institute, on the side-lines of the COP26. In 2020 also India was at 10th position.

Denmark occupied a fourth place as the highest-ranked country in CCPI 2022, followed by Sweden (5th), and Norway (6th) respectively. Other countries in the top 10 are the United Kingdom (7th), Morocco (8th) and Chile (9th).

Worst performers: Australia, South Korea, Russia, Saudi Arabia, and Kazakhstan.

Q.5. Which country has occupied 4th place as the highest-ranked country in the global Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI) 2022 released by Germanwatch?

जर्मनवाच द्वारा जारी वैश्विक जलवायु परिवर्तन प्रदर्शन सूचकांक (CCPI) 2022 में किस देश ने सर्वोच्च रैंक वाले देश के रूप में चौथा स्थान हासिल किया है?

(a) Sweden / स्वीडन

(b) Norway / नॉर्वे

(c) Switzerland / स्विट्ज़रलैंड

(d) Finland / फ़िनलैंड

(e) Denmark / डेनमार्क

Answer & Explanation
Ans.5.(e)

Exp. Climate Change Performance Index 2022: India ranked 10th; Denmark secured 4th place

India has been placed at 10th spot in the global Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI) 2022 released by Germanwatch along with Climate Action Network (CAN) and New Climate Institute, on the side-lines of the COP26. In 2020 also India was at 10th position.

Denmark occupied a fourth place as the highest-ranked country in CCPI 2022, followed by Sweden (5th), and Norway (6th) respectively. Other countries in the top 10 are the United Kingdom (7th), Morocco (8th) and Chile (9th).

Worst performers: Australia, South Korea, Russia, Saudi Arabia, and Kazakhstan.

Q.6. Who has been re-elected as the Prime Minister of Japan?

जापान के प्रधान मंत्री के रूप में फिर से किसे चुना गया है?

(a) Fumio Kishida / फुमियो किशिदा

(b) Yoshihide Suga / योशीहाइड सुगा

(c) Shinzo Abe / शिन्ज़ो अबे

(d) Yoshihiko Noda / योशिहिको नोदा

(e) Masayoshi Son / मासायोशी सोन

Answer & Explanation
Ans.6.(a)

Exp. Fumio Kishida re-elected as Prime Minister of Japan

Fumio Kishida leader of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) has been re-elected as the Prime Minister (PM) of Japan following the victory of the LDP in the 2021 Parliament election.

Fumio Kishida succeeded Yoshihide Suga who resigned as PM of Japan in September 2021.

Q.7. Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has lifted restrictions imposed on which credit card issuer?

भारतीय रिजर्व बैंक (RBI) ने निम्नलिखित में से किस क्रेडिट कार्ड जारीकर्ता पर लगाए गए प्रतिबंध हटा दिए हैं?

(a) American Express / अमेरिकन एक्सप्रेस

(b) Diners Club International Limited / डाइनर्स क्लब इंटरनेशनल लिमिटेड

(c) Mastercard / मास्टरकार्ड

(d) VISA / वीजा

(e) Discover Financial Services / डिस्कवर फाइनेंसियल सर्विसेस

Answer & Explanation
Ans.7.(b)

Exp. RBI lifted restrictions on Diners Club International Limited

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) lifted restrictions imposed on 23rd April, 2021 with immediate effect on credit card issuer Diners Club International Ltd to onboard new customers.

RBI restricted Diners Club International Ltd. from on-boarding new domestic customers onto its card network from May 1, 2021 due to non-compliance with RBI on storage of Payment System Data.

Q.8. Reserve Bank of India has launched its first global hackathon named “HARBINGER 2021 – Innovation for Transformation”. What is the theme for HARBINGER 2021?

भारतीय रिजर्व बैंक ने अपना पहला वैश्विक हैकथॉन हारबिंगर 2021 – इनोवेशन फॉर ट्रांसफॉर्मेशननाम से लॉन्च किया है। हार्बिंगर 2021 की थीम क्या है?

(a) Smarter Digital Payments

(b) A call for social justice in the digital economy

(c) Literacy in a digital world

(d) Reading the Past, Writing the Future

(e) Accelerating digital transformation in challenging times

Answer & Explanation
Ans.8.(a)

Exp. RBI launched 1st Global Hackathon named HARBINGER 2021

The Reserve Bank of India has launched its first global hackathon named “HARBINGER 2021 – Innovation for Transformation”.

The Hackathon invites participants to identify and develop solutions that have the potential to make digital payments accessible to the under-served, enhance the ease of payments and user experience while strengthening the security of digital payments and promote customer protection.

Winner of the hackathon will get Rs. 40 lakhs while Runner-up will get Rs. 20 lakhs.

Theme of HARBINGER 2021: ‘Smarter Digital Payments’.

Q.9. Who has been appointed as Brand Ambassador of My11Circle?

My11Circle के ब्रांड एंबेसडर के रूप में किसे नियुक्त किया गया है?

(a) Bhuvneshwar Kumar / भुवनेश्वर कुमार

(b) K L Rahul / के एल राहुल

(c) Rishabh Pant / ऋषभ पंत

(d) Mohammed Siraj / मोहम्मद सिराज

(e) Ajinkya Rahane / अजिंक्या रहाने

Answer & Explanation
Ans.9.(d)

Exp. Mohammed Siraj appointed as My11Circle Brand Ambassador

Games24x7 fantasy cricket platform ‘My11Circle’ announced Indian Cricketer Mohammad Siraj as its new brand ambassador.

Other brand ambassadors of My11Circle – Saurav Ganguly, Ajinkya Rahane, VVS Laxman etc.

Q.10. Who is the author of the new book ‘Nehru: The Debates that Define India’?

नई पुस्तक नेहरू: द डिबेट्स दैट डिफाइन इंडियाके लेखक कौन हैं?

(a) Subramanian Swamy / सुब्रमण्यम स्वामी

(b) Adeel Hussain / आदिल हुसैन

(c) Prabhleen Singh / प्रभलीन सिंह

(d) Kaveree Bamzai / कावेरी बमजई

(e) Venkataraghavan Subha Srinivasan / वेंकटराघवन सुभा श्रीनिवासन

Answer & Explanation
Ans.10.(b)

Exp. ‘Nehru: The Debates that Define India’ co-authored by Tripurdaman Singh & Adeel Hussain

A new book ‘Nehru: The Debates that Define India’ co-authored by Tripurdaman Singh and Adeel Hussain will be released on 11th November 2021.

Adeel Hussain’s next book ”Law and Muslim Political Thought in Late Colonial North India” will be released in 2022.

Q.11. DRDO has signed a Bilateral Innovation Agreement with which country for the development of dual-use technologies?

DRDO ने दोहरे उपयोग वाली प्रौद्योगिकियों के विकास के लिए किस देश के साथ एक द्विपक्षीय नवाचार समझौते पर हस्ताक्षर किए हैं?

(a) Iraq / इराक़

(b) Algeria / अल्जीरिया

(c) Israel / इज़राइल

(d) Lebanon /लेबनान

(e) Saudi Arabia / सऊदी अरबिया

Answer & Explanation
Ans.11.(c)

Exp. DRDO signed Bilateral Innovation Agreement with Israel for dual use technology

DRDO has signed Bilateral Innovation Agreement with Directorate of Defence Research and Development (DDR&D), Ministry of Defence, Israel to promote innovation and accelerated R&D in startups and MSMEs of both countries for the development of dual use technologies.

The BIA was signed by G Satheesh Reddy, Secretary, Department of Defence, R&D and Chairman DRDO and Daniel Gold, Head of DDR&D.   The development efforts are jointly funded by India’s DRDO and Israel’s DDR&D.

Q.12. Which pair has won the Women’s Double title at the 2021 World Table Tennis (WTT) Contender Tournament in Lasko, Slovenia?

किस जोड़ी ने स्लोवेनिया के लास्को में 2021 विश्व टेबल टेनिस (डब्ल्यूटीटी) दावेदार टूर्नामेंट में महिला डबल खिताब जीता है?

(a) Ankita Raina & Karman Kaur Thandi / अंकिता रैना और कर्मन कौर थांडी

(b) Elise Mertens and Aryna Sabalenka / एलीस मर्टेंस और आर्यना सबालेंका

(c) Laura Siegemund and Vera Zvonareva / लौरा सीगामुंड और वेरा ज्वोनारेवा

(d) Manika Batra and Archana Kamath / मनिका बत्रा और अर्चना कामत

(e) Victoria Azarenka and Sofia Kenin / विक्टोरिया अजारेंका और सोफिया केनिन

Answer & Explanation
Ans.12.(d)

Exp. Manika Batra, Archana Kamath won Doubles title at WTT Contender Tournament 2021

Indian Table Tennis player Manika Batra and Archana Girish Kamath won the Women’s Double title at the 2021 World Table Tennis (WTT) Contender Tournament in Lasko, Slovenia.

The Indian pair, placed at 36th in World Ranking, defeated the Puerto Rican team of Melanie Diaz and Adriana Diaz.

Q.13. Who among the following has become the 72nd Grandmaster of India?

निम्नलिखित में से कौन भारत के 72वें ग्रैंडमास्टर बन गए हैं?

(a) Arjun Kalyan / अर्जुन कल्याण

(b) Harshit Raja / हर्षित राजा

(c) Raja Rithvik / राजा ऋत्विक

(d) Sankalp Gupta / संकल्प गुप्ता

(e) Mitrabha Guha / मित्रभा गुहा

Answer & Explanation
Ans.13.(e)

Exp. Mitrabha Guha named as India’s 72nd Grandmaster

International Master (IM) Mitrabha Guha from Kolkata, West Bengal has become the 72nd Grandmaster of India after securing his 3rd and final Grandmaster (GM) norm at GM Third Saturday Mix 220, Novi Sad, Serbia.

He won this 3rd GM norm against GM Nikola Sedlak of Serbia. Mitrabha Guha scored his 2nd GM norm at the Sheikh Russel International GM Tournament 2021, Bangladesh.

Q.14. The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the declaration of ___________________ as Janjatiya Gaurav Divas.

प्रधान मंत्री श्री नरेंद्र मोदी की अध्यक्षता में केंद्रीय मंत्रिमंडल ने ___________ को जनजातीय गौरव दिवस के रूप में घोषित करने की मंजूरी दे दी है।

(a) 11 November / 11 नवम्बर

(b) 12 November / 12 नवम्बर

(c) 13 November / 13 नवम्बर

(d) 14 November / 14 नवम्बर

(e) 15 November / 15 नवम्बर

Answer & Explanation
Ans.14.(e)

Exp. Cabinet approved to observe November 15 as Janjatiya Gaurav Divas

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the declaration of November 15 as Janjatiya Gaurav Divas.

15 November has been chosen as this date marks the birth anniversary of Sri Birsa Munda who is revered as Bhagwan (God) by tribal communities across the country.

Q.15. National Education Day is celebrated on ________________ every year.

राष्ट्रीय शिक्षा दिवस हर साल ________________ को मनाया जाता है।

(a) 10 November / 10 नवम्बर

(b) 11 November / 11 नवम्बर

(c) 12 November / 12 नवम्बर

(d) 13 November / 13 नवम्बर

(e) 14 November / 14 नवम्बर

Answer & Explanation
Ans.15.(b)

Exp. 11 November: National Education Day

In India, the National Education Day is celebrated on 11 November every year to commemorate the birth anniversary of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad, the first education minister of independent India.

The day was announced by the Ministry of Human Resource Development on 11 September 2008.

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