Current Affairs Quiz 22nd November 2022, Daily GK Update

Daily Current Affairs 22nd November 2022 Quiz

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Q.1. Which of the following Tiger Reserve has launched ‘jumbo trails’ in Coimbatore?

निम्नलिखित में से किस टाइगर रिजर्व ने कोयम्बटूर में ‘जंबो ट्रेल्सलॉन्च किया है?

(a) Kalakad Mundanthurai Tiger Reserve / कलाकड़ मुंडनथुराई टाइगर रिजर्व

(b) Anamalai Tiger Reserve / अन्नामलाई टाइगर रिजर्व

(c) Mudumalai Tiger Reserve / मुदुमलाई टाइगर रिजर्व

(d) Sathyamangalam Tiger Reserve / सत्यमंगलम टाइगर रिजर्व

(e) Srivilliputtur Megamalai Tiger Reserve / श्रीविल्लीपुत्तूर मेगामलाई टाइगर रिजर्व

Answer & Explanation
Ans.1.(b)

Exp. Anamalai Tiger Reserve launched ‘jumbo trails’ in Coimbatore

The Anamalai Tiger Reserve (ATR) has launched ‘jumbo trails’, with the aim to educate visitors to the tiger reserve about elephants, the flora, and fauna of ATR and the aboriginal tribes.

Under the programme, named ‘ATR’s Jumbo Trails- Experience the Land of Heritage Elephants’, tourists will be taken from Sethumadai to Kozhikamuthi elephant camp.

They can visit the camp, trek in the forest and have food cooked by tribals. They can also enjoy the tribal dance and music.

The programme is organised by the Advanced Wildlife Management Training Centre (Attakatti) and implemented by Keelpoonachi Eco Development Committee

The income from the initiative will be used to help tribal people.

Q.2. Who has addressed the 21st World Congress of Accountants (WCOA) in Mumbai?

मुंबई में 21वीं वर्ल्ड कांग्रेस ऑफ़ एकाउंटेंट्स (WCOA) को किसने संबोधित किया?

(a) Anurag Thakur / अनुराग ठाकुर

(b) Piyush Goyal / पीयूष गोयल

(c) Jitendra Singh / जितेंद्र सिंह

(d) Sarbananda Sonowal / सर्बानंद सोनोवाल

(e) Amit Shah / अमित शाह

Answer & Explanation
Ans.2.(b)

Exp. Piyush Goyal addressed 21st World Congress of Accountants

Union Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal has addressed the 21st World Congress of Accountants (WCOA) in Mumbai.

The 21st World Congress of Accountants 2022 is being hosted by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India in Mumbai in Hybrid mode.

This theme for the WCOA 2022 is ‘Building Trust Enabling Sustainability’.

For the first time in the 118 years of its history, the International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) hosted the world congress of accountants (WCOA).

The WCOA is held once in four years.

The first meeting was held in the US city of St Louis in 1904.

Recent Inauguration by Union Ministers

  • Piyush Goyal inaugurated 41st edition of the India International Trade Fair (IITF) in New Delhi
  • Virendra Kumar has inaugurated the SHILP SAMAGAM-2022in New Delhi.
  • Kishan Reddy inaugurated the sixth edition of Ganga Utsav 2022in New Delhi.
  • Rajnath Singh launched ‘Maa Bharati Ke Sapoot’website
  • Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurated ‘Ayush Utsav’in Kashmir

Q.3. Who among the following has inaugurated ’53 Hours Challenge’ for ‘75 Creative Minds Tomorrow’?

निम्नलिखित में से किसने ’75 क्रिएटिव माइंड्स टुमॉरोके लिए ’53 ऑवर्स चैलेंजका उद्घाटन किया है?

(a) Anurag Thakur / अनुराग ठाकुर

(b) Piyush Goyal / पीयूष गोयल

(c) Jitendra Singh / जितेंद्र सिंह

(d) Suresh Prabhu / सुरेश प्रभु

(e) Amit Shah / अमित शाह

Answer & Explanation
Ans.3.(a)

Exp. Anurag Singh Thakur launched ’53 hours Challenge’

Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting and Youth Affairs & Sports Anurag Singh Thakur has inaugurated ’53 Hours Challenge’ for ‘75 Creative Minds Tomorrow’.

This is the second edition of 75 Creative Minds of Tomorrow.

The competition will challenge the winners of ’75 Creative Minds for Tomorrow’ to produce a short film on their idea of India@100, all in 53 hours.

This is powered by National Film Development Corporation (NDFC).

Recent Inauguration by Union Ministers

Anurag Thakur inaugurated Water Sports Center in Himachal Pradesh

Anurag Thakur launched the WADA Athlete Biological Passport Symposium.

Nirmala Sitharaman launched e-learning platform Bharat Vidya

Nirmala Sitharaman approved Sovereign Green Bonds framework.

Jyotiraditya Scindia inaugurated 4th Heli-India Summit 2022

Q.4. India has assumed the Chair of the Global Partnership on Artificial Intelligence (GPAI) from which of the following country?

भारत ने निम्नलिखित में से किस देश से आर्टिफिशियल इंटेलिजेंस (GPAI) पर ग्लोबल पार्टनरशिप की अध्यक्षता ग्रहण की है?

(a) France / फ्रांस

(b) Russia / रूस

(c) UK / यूके

(d) USA / यूएसए

(e) Canada / कनाडा

Answer & Explanation
Ans.4.(a)

Exp. India to take over Chair of Global Partnership on Artificial Intelligence

India has assumed the Chair of the Global Partnership on Artificial Intelligence (GPAI) from France.

Rajeev Chandrasekhar (Minister of State for Electronics and Information Technology) has represented the country at the GPAI meeting in Tokyo for the symbolic takeover from France.

GPAI is an international initiative to support responsible and human-centric development and the use of Artificial Intelligence.

AIR correspondent reports that the GPAI is a congregation of 25 member countries, including the US, UK, European Union, Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, South Korea, and Singapore.

India joined the GPAI in 2020 as a founding member. Artificial Intelligence is expected to add 967 billion US dollars to the Indian economy by 2035.

It is also expected to add 450 to 500 billion US dollars to India’s GDP by 2025 accounting for 10 percent of the country’s 5 trillion dollar GDP target.

 

Q.5. Tata Power Solar Systems Limited (TPSSL) has partnered with which bank to help MSME (Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises) sector switch to solar solutions?

टाटा पावर सोलर सिस्टम्स लिमिटेड (TPSSL) ने किस बैंक के साथ MSME (सूक्ष्म, लघु और मध्यम उद्यम) क्षेत्र को सौर समाधानों पर स्विच करने में मदद करने के लिए साझेदारी की है?

(a) Punjab & Sind Bank / पंजाब एंड सिंध बैंक

(b) Indian Overseas Bank / इंडियन ओवरसीज बैंक

(c) Union Bank of India / यूनियन बैंक ऑफ इंडिया

(d) Karnataka Bank / कर्नाटक बैंक

(e) Karur Vyasya Bank / करूर व्यास बैंक

Answer & Explanation
Ans.5.(c)

Exp. Tata Power Solar Systems partnered with Union Bank of India to help MSME sector

Tata Power Solar Systems Limited (TPSSL) has partnered with the Union Bank of India (UBI) to help MSME (Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises) sector switch to solar solutions.

The objective of this collaboration is to improve access to green energy and save on the cost of electricity, thus making MSMEs more profitable.

TPSSL is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tata Power Renewable Energy Limited (TPREL).

The association will be implemented under UBI’s solar scheme called ‘Union Solar’, which was launched on a pan-India level to relieve the MSMEs from the stress of higher power costs and grid exigencies.

About Union Bank of India (UBI)

Founded- 11 November 1919

Headquarters- Mumbai

CEO- A. Manimekhalai

Recent MoUs

  • Federal Bank partnered with JCB India to finance heavy equipment buyers
  • IFSCA signed MoU with the Reserve Bank of India for collaboration in the field of regulation
  • NIIFL signed an agreement with JBIC to boost Japanese investments in India
  • SIDBI signed an MoU with Bureau of Energy Efficiency to finance green MSMEs
  • Mahindra Finance partnered with India Post Payments Bank to boost credit access for customers

Q.6. Goldman Sachs has slashed India’s Gross domestic product (GDP) from 6.9% to how much percent?

गोल्डमैन सैक्स ने भारत के सकल घरेलू उत्पाद (जीडीपी) को 6.9% से घटाकर कितने प्रतिशत कर दिया है?

(a) 6.5%

(b) 6.2%

(c) 6.0%

(d) 5.9%

(e) 5.5%

Answer & Explanation
Ans.6.(d)

Exp. Goldman Sachs slashed India’s GDP forecast for 2023 to 5.9%

Goldman Sachs has slashed India’s Gross domestic product (GDP) to 5.9% in the calendar year 2023 from an estimated 6.9% in 2022.

The firm expects headline retail inflation to ease to 6.1% in 2023 from an estimated 6.8% this year, according to a Bloomberg report.

India’s gross domestic product (GDP) grew by 8.7% in 2021-22.

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI), last week, pegged the domestic growth rate at 7% for 2022-23.

Updated GDP List

  • World Bank – 6.5% (FY23), 7.1% (FY24)
  • MOODY’S. – 7% (FY23)
  • S&P – 7.3% (FY23), 6.5% (FY24)
  • IMF – 6.8% (FY23), 6.1% (FY24)
  • ADB – 7% (FY23), 7.2% (FY24)
  • RBI – 7% (FY23)
  • FITCH RATING – 7% (FY23), 6.7% (FY24)
  • FICCI – 7% (FY23), 6.4% (FY24)
  • OECD – 6.9% (FY23), 6.2% (FY24)
  • CRISIL – 7.3% (FY23)
  • NSO – 8.7%.     Q4 – 4.1% (FY23)
  • SBI – 6.8% (FY23)
  • Morgan Stanley – 7.2% (FY23), 6.4%(FY24)
  • Nomura – 7.2% (FY23)
  • UNTCAD – 5.7% (FY23)
  • Goldman Sachs – 5.9% (FY23)

Q.7. Who has been elected as a Member of the International Committee for Weight and Measures (CIPM)?

वजन और माप के लिए अंतर्राष्ट्रीय समिति (CIPM) के सदस्य के रूप में किसे चुना गया है?

(a) Rajesh Talwar / राजेश तलवार

(b) Alok Chakrawal / आलोक चक्रावली

(c) Ramesh Kandula / रमेश कंडुला

(d) Venu Gopal Achanta / वेणु गोपाल अचंता

(e) Brijesh Gupta / ब्रजेश गुप्ता

Answer & Explanation
Ans.7.(d)

Exp.  Venu Gopal Achanta elected as a Member of CIPM

Director of CSIR-National Physical Laboratory (CSIR-NPL) Venu Gopal Achanta has been elected as a Member of the International Committee for Weight and Measures (CIPM).

Prof. Gopal was declared an elected Member of CIPM during the 27th General Conference on Weights and Measures (CGPM) meeting in Paris, France.

Prof. Achanta is among 18 elected members from different countries and the 7th personality in Indian history elected to CIPM.

About CIPM

  • The CIPM is a supreme international committee which functions under the authority of General Conference on Weights and Measures (CGPM), a highest intergovernmental international organization created as diplomatic treaty called Meter Convention signed on 20th May 1875 in Paris.
  • It is responsible for the development and implementation of International Systems of Units, universally abbreviated as SI, its wide dissemination; make necessary modifications time to time for the advancement of science and technology.

Recent Appointment 

  • Election Commissioner of India – Arun Goel
  • Chairman of National Pension System Trust – Suraj Bhan
  • Chairman of ONGC – Arun Kumar Singh
  • Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) – Dr. V G Somani (reappointment three months).
  • Full-time member of NITI Aayog – Arvind Virmani

Q.8. Who was named the India Film Personality of the Year 2022 at the 53rd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa?

गोवा में 53 वें भारतीय अंतर्राष्ट्रीय फिल्म महोत्सव (IFFI) में वर्ष 2022 की भारत फिल्म व्यक्तित्व का नाम किसे दिया गया?

(a) Chiranjeevi / चिरंजीवी

(b) Nagendra Babu / नागेंद्र बाबू

(c) Pawan Kalyan / पवन कल्याण

(d) Akkineni Nagarjuna / अक्किनेनी नागार्जुन

(e) Allu Arjun / अल्लू अर्जुन

Answer & Explanation
Ans.8.(a)

Exp. Chiranjeevi named the India Film Personality of the Year 2022 at IFFI

Indian actor Chiranjeevi was named the India Film Personality of the Year 2022 at the 53rd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa.

Actor Chiranjeevi has acted in more than 150 films, primarily in the Telugu film industry.

He also acted in Tamil, and Hindi movies.

In 2006, he was honoured with the Padma Bhushan, India’s third-highest civilian award.

Recent Awards

  • Gandhi Mandela award Gandhi Mandela Award 2022 – Dalai Lama
  • Sumitra Charat Ram Award – Uma Sharma
  • Gold award at 47th ICQCC-2022 – NTPC team
  • Lifetime Achievement Award at 53rd IFFI Goa – Carlos Saura
  • Major Dhyan Chand Khel Ratna 2022 – Sharath Kamal

Q.9. The opening ceremony of the 22nd edition of FIFA World Cup 2022 kicked off at the Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor in Qatar. The first match was held between which two countries in FIFA World Cup 2022?

फीफा विश्व कप 2022 के 22वें संस्करण का उद्घाटन समारोह कतर के अल खोर स्थित अल बायत स्टेडियम में शुरू हुआ। फीफा विश्व कप 2022 में पहला मैच किन दो देशों के बीच हुआ था?

(a) Argentina and Saudi Arabia / अर्जेंटीना और सऊदी अरब

(b) England and Iran / इंग्लैंड और ईरान

(c) France and Australia / फ्रांस और ऑस्ट्रेलिया

(d) Denmark and Tunisia / डेनमार्क और ट्यूनीशिया

(e) Qatar and Ecuador / कतर और इक्वाडोर

Answer & Explanation
Ans.9.(e)

Exp. 22nd edition of FIFA World Cup kicks off in Doha

The opening ceremony of the 22nd edition of FIFA World Cup 2022 kicked off at the Al Bayt Stadium, Al Khor in Qatar with a cultural show amid a loud cheer from the fans.

32 top countries from five regions will be in action for the championship title. All 64 matches will be held across eight stadiums in Qatar.

The first match was held between Qatar and Ecuador.

Ecuador started its FIFA World Cup campaign with a resounding 2-0 victory against Qatar in the opening match of the tournament at Al Bayt Stadium in Al Khor.

The world cup is being held from 21 November to 18 December 2022.

32 teams will compete across 64 matches in the 22nd edition of the World Cup.

About International Federation of Association Football (FIFA)

Founded – 21 May 1904

Founded – Paris, France

Headquarters – Zürich, Switzerland

Membership – 211

Languages – English, French, German, Spanish & Italian

First President – Robert Guérin

Current President – Gianni Infantino (Switzerland)

Secretary General – Fatma Samoura (Senegal)

Q.10. Who has won the 6th ATP Finals title in Turin, Italy recently?

हाल ही में इटली के ट्यूरिन में छठा एटीपी फाइनल्स खिताब किसने जीता है?

(a) Novak Djokovic / नोवाक जोकोविच

(b) Rafael Nadal / राफेल नडाल

(c) Roger Federer / रोजर फ़ेडरर

(d) Alexander Zverev / अलेक्जेंडर ज्वेरेव

(e) Iga Świątek / इगा स्वेटेक

Answer & Explanation
Ans.10.(a)

Exp. Novak Djokovic won 6th ATP Finals title

Serbia’s Novak Djokovic has defeated Norway’s Casper Ruud to collect a record-equaling 6th ATP Finals title in Turin, Italy.

Djokovic defeated Rudd in straight sets 7-5, 6-3 to clinch the season-ending title.

This was Djokovic’s first title at the event since 2015 and the one that matches Roger Federer’s record.

The 35-year-old Djokovic is the oldest player to win the title.

He also earned the largest payday in tennis history as he walked away with $4.7 million for claiming the trophy.

Q.11. Sebastian Vettel has retired from Formula One racing. He is from which country?

सेबस्टियन वेट्टेल ने फॉर्मूला वन रेसिंग से संन्यास ले लिया है। वह किस देश से है?

(a) Netherlands / नीदरलैंड

(b) German / जर्मन

(c) Mexico / मेक्सिको

(d) Monaco / मोनाको

(e) Spain / स्पेन

Answer & Explanation
Ans.11.(b)

Exp. Sebastian Vettel retired from Formula One racing

German racing driver Sebastian Vettel has retired from Formula One racing

Sebastian Vettel won four Formula One World Championships between 2010 and 2013 while competing for Red Bull and previously spent six seasons with Ferrari.

In the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Sebastian Vettel finished in 10th place, the last one of his career.

Vettel received a guard of honour from his fellow competitors before the race.

Q.12. World Fisheries Day is observed every year on which day?

विश्व मत्स्य दिवस हर साल किस दिन मनाया जाता है?

(a) 20 November / 20 नवंबर

(b) 21 November / 21 नवंबर

(c) 22 November / 22 नवंबर

(d) 23 November / 23 नवंबर

(e) 24 November / 24 नवंबर

Answer & Explanation
Ans.12.(b)

Exp. 21 November – World Fisheries Day

World Fisheries Day is observed every year on 21 November.

Objective – To highlight the critical importance of healthy ocean ecosystems and to ensure sustainable stocks of fisheries.

Fisheries sector play an important role in the socio-economic development of fisher folk or coastal community in our world.

The first World Fisheries Day was celebrated on November 21, 2015

Q.13. World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims (WDR) is marked on which day?

सड़क यातायात पीड़ितों के लिए विश्व स्मरण दिवस (WDR) किस दिन मनाया जाता है?

(a) Third Sunday of November / नवंबर का तीसरा रविवार

(b) Third Monday of November / नवंबर का तीसरा सोमवार

(c) Third Tuesday of November / नवंबर का तीसरा मंगलवार

(d) Third Wednesday of November / नवंबर का तीसरा बुधवार

(e) Third Thursday of November / नवंबर के तीसरे गुरुवार

Answer & Explanation
Ans.13.(a)

Exp. 20 November 2022 – World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims

The World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims (WDR) is marked on the third Sunday of November each year.

This year it falls on November 20.

Objective – To raise awareness about how such tragedies can be avoided in the first place.

Theme 2022 – Justice

In 1995, road victim organizations came together as the European Federation of Road Traffic Victims (FEVR) to observe this Day together for the first time.

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