Current Affairs Quiz 1st July 2021 : Daily GK Update

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Q.1. What is the rank of India in the Global Startup Ecosystem Index 2021?

ग्लोबल स्टार्टअप इकोसिस्टम इंडेक्स 2021 में भारत का रैंक क्या है?

(a) 11

(b) 20

(c) 34

(d) 49

(e) 54

Answer & Explanation
Ans.1.(b)

Exp. India has jumped three spots up in the global start-up ranking this year. India stands at the 20th spot among the top 100 countries that have been ranked in the Global Startup Ecosystem Index 2021 by Startup Blink.

Like last year, the US, the UK, Israel, Canada and Germany are in the top five spots this year too and continue their lead. The report has a score for each location, which is calculated as the sum of three parameters — quantity, quality and business environment.

Q.2. Which country has topped in the Global Startup Ecosystem Index 2021?

ग्लोबल स्टार्टअप इकोसिस्टम इंडेक्स 2021 में कौन सा देश शीर्ष पर है?

(a) Sweden / स्वीडन

(b) Germany / जर्मनी

(c) France / फ्रांस

(d) UK / यूके

(e) US / यू.एस.

Answer & Explanation
Ans.2.(e)

Exp. India has jumped three spots up in the global start-up ranking this year. India stands at the 20th spot among the top 100 countries that have been ranked in the Global Startup Ecosystem Index 2021 by Startup Blink.

Like last year, the US, the UK, Israel, Canada and Germany are in the top five spots this year too and continue their lead. The report has a score for each location, which is calculated as the sum of three parameters — quantity, quality and business environment.

Q.3. Who will be the new Vice Chief of Indian Air Force?

भारतीय वायु सेना के नए उप प्रमुख कौन होंगे?

(a) Ravneet Singh / रवनीत सिंह

(b) Vivek Ram Chaudhari / विवेक राम चौधरी

(c) Rajesh Pendharkar / राजेश पेंढारकर

(d) Samant Goel / सामंत गोयल

(e) Rajesh Ranjan / राजेश रंजन

Answer & Explanation
Ans.3.(b)

Exp. Air Marshal Vivek Ram Chaudhari will be the new Vice Chief of Indian Air Force succeeding Air Marshal Harjit Singh Arora.

Air Marshal Chaudhari is currently serving as commander-in-chief of the IAF’s Western Air Command (WAC) that looks after the security of the country’s air space in the sensitive Ladakh sector as well as various other parts of north India.

Director General Naval Operations: Rajesh Pendharkar

Deputy Chief of Naval Staff: Ravneet Singh

Q.4. Name the CEO of NITI Aayog who has got another one-year extension.

NITI Aayog के CEO का नाम बताइए जिन्हें एक और एक साल का विस्तार मिला है।

(a) Amitabh Kant / अमिताभ कान्त

(b) Rajiv Kumar / राजीव कुमार

(c) Tarun Bajaj / तरुण बजाज

(d) N. K. Singh / एन के सिंह

(e) Sunil Arora / सुनील अरोरा

Answer & Explanation
Ans.4.(a)

Exp. The central government has extended for another one year the tenure of Amitabh Kant, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of National Institution for Transforming India (NITI Aayog) till June 2022 — third extension since he took charge of the public policy think tank in 2016.

NITI Aayog for a further period of one year beyond June 30, 2021 i.e. up to June 30, 2022 or until further orders.

Q.5. Which film maker’s documentary ‘Decoding Shankar’ has won the Best Film Award in the Documentary section (Best Biographical) at the Toronto International Women Film Festival, 2021?

टोरंटो अंतर्राष्ट्रीय महिला फिल्म महोत्सव, 2021 में किस फिल्म निर्माता की डॉक्यूमेंट्री डिकोडिंग शंकरने वृत्तचित्र खंड (सर्वश्रेष्ठ जीवनी) में सर्वश्रेष्ठ फिल्म का पुरस्कार जीता है?

(a) Tahira Kashyap Khurrana / ताहिरा कश्यप खुराना

(b) Romila Thapar / रोमिला थापर

(c) Deepti Pillay Sivan / दीप्ति पिल्ले सिवन

(d) Deepa Mehta / दीपा मेहता

(e) Neena Gupta / नीना गुप्ता

Answer & Explanation
Ans.5.(c)

Exp. Freelance filmmaker Deepti Pillay Sivan’s most touted documentary, “Decoding Shankar” about the life and career of the celebrated musician Shankar Mahadevan, recently won the Best Film Award in the Documentary section (Best Biographical) at the Toronto International Women Film Festival, 2021.

The 52-minute docu-film released a few years ago is a sketch of the life of the prolific musician focusing on how he balances his career as a singer, music composer, and teacher.

Q.6. State Bank of India has celebrated its _________ Foundation Day on 1st July 2021.

भारतीय स्टेट बैंक ने 1 जुलाई 2021 को अपना _________ स्थापना दिवस मनाया है।

(a) 63th / 63 वां

(b) 64th / 64 वां

(c) 65th / 65 वां

(d) 66th / 66 वां

(e) 67th / 67 वां

Answer & Explanation
Ans.6.(d)

Exp. The oldest commercial bank in the country, State Bank of India, SBI, is celebrating its 66th year on 1st July. SBI descends from the Bank of Calcutta founded in 1806 through the Imperial Bank of India.

The Bank of Madras merged into the other two presidency banks, the bank of Calcutta and the bank of Bombay to form the Imperial Bank of India which in turn became the State Bank of India on this day in 1955.

Q.7. On which date, National Postal Worker Day is observed every year?

राष्ट्रीय डाक कर्मचारी दिवस हर साल किस तारीख को मनाया जाता है?

(a) 30 June / 30 जून

(b) 1 July / 1 जुलाई

(c) 2 July / 2 जुलाई

(d) 3 July / 3 जुलाई

(e) 4 July / 4 जुलाई

Answer & Explanation
Ans.7.(b)

Exp. National Postal Workers Day is celebrated annually on July 1 to show appreciation for the postal workers’ hard work that they put in to deliver our mail and deliveries on time. Postal workers walk or travel miles a day to deliver letters and packages to our doorsteps.

July 1 was declared National Postal Worker Day in 1997 by a Seattle-area postal carrier to honour fellow employees and since then it is celebrated every year on this day.

Q.8. Chartered Accountants Day is observed in India every year on ____________________.

भारत में हर साल _____________ को चार्टर्ड एकाउंटेंट्स दिवस मनाया जाता है।

(a) 29 June / 29 जून

(b) 30 June / 30 जून

(c) 1 July / 1 जुलाई

(d) 2 July / 2 जुलाई

(e) 3 July / 3 जुलाई

Answer & Explanation
Ans.8.(c)

Exp. India celebrates Chartered Accountants Day every year on July 1 to commemorate the findings of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) by Parliament in 1949.

The only licensing and regulatory body for the financial audit and accounting profession in India will celebrate the 73rd Chartered Accountants day this year.

Q.9. National Doctor’s Day is celebrated in India on ___________________ every year.

भारत में हर साल ___________________ को राष्ट्रीय चिकित्सक दिवस मनाया जाता है।

(a) 1 July / 1 जुलाई

(b) 2 July / 2 जुलाई

(c) 3 July / 3 जुलाई

(d) 4 July / 4 जुलाई

(e) 5 July / 5 जुलाई

Answer & Explanation
Ans.9.(a)

Exp. India observes National Doctor’s Day on July 1. The day is marked to honour the immense contribution that doctors make in our everyday lives.

The date of July 1 was decided to mark the day as it is the birth and death anniversary of Dr Bidhan Chandra Roy. Dr Roy was not only a great doctor but was also the second Chief Minister of West Bengal.

Q.10. Who is the present Chairman of State Bank of India (SBI)?

भारतीय स्टेट बैंक (SBI) के वर्तमान अध्यक्ष कौन हैं?

(a) Prakash Chandra Kandpal / प्रकाश चंद्र कांडपाल

(b) Vinay Tonse / विनय तोंसे

(c) Charanjit Singh Attra / चरणजीत सिंह अत्रा

(d) Dinesh Kumar Khara / दिनेश कुमार खरा

(e) Aswini Kumar Tewari / अश्विनी कुमार तिवारी

Answer & Explanation
Ans.10.(d)

Exp. Chairman: Dinesh Kumar Khara

CFO: Charanjit Singh Attra

Q.11. Who is the present vice chairperson of NITI Aayog?

NITI Aayog के वर्तमान उपाध्यक्ष कौन हैं?

(a) Amitabh Kant / अमिताभ कान्त

(b) Rajiv Kumar / राजीव कुमार

(c) Tarun Bajaj / तरुण बजाज

(d) N. K. Singh / एन के सिंह

(e) Sunil Arora / सुनील अरोरा

Answer & Explanation
Ans.11.(b)

Exp. Amitabh Kant: (CEO of NITI Aayog)

Narendra Modi: (Chairperson)

Rajiv Kumar: (Vice Chairperson)

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