Current Affairs Quiz 6th and 7th September 2021 : Daily GK Update Quiz

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Q.1. Nutri Garden has been Inaugurated by Women and Child Development Ministry at All India Institute of Ayurveda. All India Institute of Ayurveda is located in which city?

अखिल भारतीय आयुर्वेद संस्थान में महिला एवं बाल विकास मंत्रालय द्वारा न्यूट्री गार्डन का उद्घाटन किया गया है। अखिल भारतीय आयुर्वेद संस्थान किस शहर में स्थित है?

(a) Kolkata / कोलकाता

(b) Chennai / चेन्नई

(c) Mumbai / मुंबई

(d) Ahmedabad / अहमदाबाद

(e) New Delhi / नई दिल्ली

Answer & Explanation
Ans.1.(e)

Exp. The union minister for Women & Child Development, inaugurated Nutri Garden to denote the starting of Poshan Maah 2021 at All India Institute of Ayurveda, New Delhi.

Nutri kitchen garden/Nutri backyard is a method of planting and harvesting nutrient-rich vegetation in residential houses or in their neighborhood to meet the necessities of the family all year round.

Q.2. Name the Indian spiritual teacher and the founder of the “International Society for Krishna Consciousness” (ISKCON), whose 125th Birth Anniversary has been commemorated by launching Rs 125 Coin by Prime Minister Modi.

भारतीय आध्यात्मिक शिक्षक और इंटरनेशनल सोसाइटी फॉर कृष्णा कॉन्शियसनेस” (इस्कॉन) के संस्थापक का नाम बताइए, जिनकी 125 वीं जयंती को प्रधान मंत्री मोदी द्वारा 125 रुपये का सिक्का लॉन्च करके मनाया गया है।

(a) Balaji Tambe / बालाजी तांबे

(b) Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada / भक्तिवेदंता स्वामी प्रभुपदा

(c) Rajyogini Dadi Janki / राजयोगिनी दादी जानकी

(d) Sri Vishveshateertha Swamiji / श्री विश्वेशातीर्था स्वामीजी

(e) Kesavananda Bharati / केशवानंद भारती

Answer & Explanation
Ans.2.(b)

Exp. Prime Minister Launched Coin on the 125th Birth Anniversary of the Srila Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada Ji

PM Narendra Modi will issue a special commemorative coin of 125 rupees, which will be held on September 1, 2021, and deliver a speech on the occasion of the 125th birth anniversary of St. Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada.

Swamiji additionally installed over a hundred temples and wrote various books, educating the direction of Bhakti Yoga to the world.

Q.3. Name the prime minister of Japan, who has stepped down from his post recently.

जापान के प्रधान मंत्री का नाम बताइए, जिन्होंने हाल ही में अपने पद से इस्तीफा दे दिया है।

(a) Shinzo Abe / शिन्ज़ो अबे

(b) Yoshihide Suga / योशीहाइड सुगा

(c) Naruhito / नरुहितो

(d) Yoshihiko Noda / योशिहिको नोदा

(e) Tarō Asō / टारो असो

Answer & Explanation
Ans.3.(b)

Exp. Yoshihide Suga to step down as Japan’s prime minister

Japan’s prime minister, Yoshihide Suga, has said he will not run for re-election as party leader this month, signalling the end of his tenure. Mr Suga had been appointed to the role just a year ago following the resignation of Shinzo Abe.

The shock announcement comes as Mr Suga’s approval ratings dropped to an all-time low. Japan – which is still under a state of emergency – is now grappling with its worst ever Covid wave

Q.4. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved how much amount of loan to provide access to inclusive, resilient and sustainable housing for the urban poor in Tamil Nadu?

एशियाई विकास बैंक (ADB) ने तमिलनाडु में शहरी गरीबों के लिए समावेशी, लचीला और टिकाऊ आवास तक पहुंच प्रदान करने के लिए कितनी राशि के ऋण को मंजूरी दी है?

(a) $ 100 million / $ 100 मिलियन

(b) $ 150 million / $ 150 मिलियन

(c) $ 250 million / $ 250 मिलियन

(d) $ 300 million / $ 300 मिलियन

(e) $ 500 million / $ 500 मिलियन

Answer & Explanation
Ans.4.(b)

Exp. ADB approves $150 million loan to improve urban housing in Tamil Nadu

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a 150 million dollar (about Rs 1,095 crore) loan to provide access to inclusive, resilient and sustainable housing for the urban poor in Tamil Nadu.

The state is vital to India’s economic growth, contributing 8.54 per cent to the country’s gross domestic product. Economic opportunities have increased rural-urban migration in the state, which already has one of the highest urbanisation rates in India.

Q.5. Which of the following University/Institute has topped the “THE World University Ranking 2022”?

निम्नलिखित में से किस विश्वविद्यालय / संस्थान ने THE विश्व विश्वविद्यालय रैंकिंग 2022 में शीर्ष स्थान प्राप्त किया है?

(a) Stanford University / स्टैनफोर्ड विश्वविद्यालय

(b) California Institute of Technology / कैलिफोर्निया इंस्टीट्यूट ऑफ टेक्नोलॉजी

(c) Massachusetts Institute for Technology / मैसाचुसेट्स इंस्टीट्यूट फॉर टेक्नोलॉजी

(d) Harvard University / हार्वर्ड यूनिवर्सिटी

(e) University of Oxford / ऑक्सफोर्ड विश्वविद्यालय

Answer & Explanation
Ans.5.(e)

Exp. University of Oxford tops Times World University Rankings 2022

The Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2022 has been announced. The University of Oxford is at the top of the list, followed by the California Institute of Technology and Harvard University at the second and third positions, respectively.

IISc Bangalore – 301-350 bracket

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Ropar – 351-400 bracket.

IIT Indore – 401-500 bracket.

Q.6. Which Indian Institute (301-350 bracket) has topped among the Indian Universities in the “THE World University Ranking 2022”?

द वर्ल्ड यूनिवर्सिटी रैंकिंग 2022″ में भारतीय विश्वविद्यालयों में कौन सा भारतीय संस्थान (301-350 ब्रैकेट) शीर्ष पर है?

(a) IISc -Bangalore / IISc -बैंगलोर

(b) IIT-Ropar / IIT- रोपर

(c) IIT-Indore / IIT-इंदौर

(d) IIM-Ahmedabad / IIM-अहमदाबाद

(e) IIFT-New Delhi / IIFT-नई दिल्ली

Answer & Explanation
Ans.6.(a)

Exp. University of Oxford tops Times World University Rankings 2022

The Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2022 has been announced. The University of Oxford is at the top of the list, followed by the California Institute of Technology and Harvard University at the second and third positions, respectively.

IISc Bangalore – 301-350 bracket

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Ropar – 351-400 bracket.

IIT Indore – 401-500 bracket.

Q.7. Which bank has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with National Small Industries Corporation (NSIC) to offer credit support to MSMEs across the country?

देश भर में MSMEs को ऋण सहायता प्रदान करने के लिए किस बैंक ने राष्ट्रीय लघु उद्योग निगम (NSIC) के साथ समझौता ज्ञापन (MoU) पर हस्ताक्षर किए हैं?

(a) RBL Bank / आरबीएल बैंक

(b) HDFC Bank / एचडीएफसी बैंक

(c) State Bank of India / भारतीय स्टेट बैंक

(d) ICICI Bank / आईसीआईसीआई बैंक

(e) Axis Bank / एक्सिस बैंक

Answer & Explanation
Ans.7.(b)

Exp. HDFC Bank partners with NSIC to offer credit support to MSMEs

Continuing its efforts to support MSMEs, HDFC Bank has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with National Small Industries Corporation (NSIC) to offer credit support to MSMEs across the country.

As part of this collaboration, HDFC Bank will provide MSMEs with schemes to enhance their competitiveness. Under this financing arrangement HDFC Bank branches will extend support to MSME projects in the areas they are located or other industrial sectors across the country.

Q.8. Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) has bought how much per cent stake of the Bank of India through open market acquisition?

भारतीय जीवन बीमा निगम (एलआईसी) ने खुले बाजार अधिग्रहण के माध्यम से बैंक ऑफ इंडिया की कितनी प्रतिशत हिस्सेदारी खरीदी है?

(a) 2.0%

(b) 2.5%

(c) 3.6%

(d) 3.9%

(e) 4.6%

Answer & Explanation
Ans.8.(d)

Exp. LIC buys 3.9% stake in Bank of India via open market acquisition

Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) has bought 3.9 per cent (15,90,07,791 shares) of the Bank of India through open market acquisition. Before this acquisition, LIC held about 3.17 per cent stake in the Bank of India.

After this acquisition, LIC now has 7.05 per cent, equivalent to 28,92,87,324 shares of Bank of India.

Q.9. Who has been appointed as CMD of United India Insurance Company Limited?

यूनाइटेड इंडिया इंश्योरेंस कंपनी लिमिटेड के सीएमडी के रूप में किसे नियुक्त किया गया है?

(a) S L Tripathy / एस एल त्रिपाठी

(b) V Muraleedharan / वी मुरलीधरन

(c) Mukundakam Sharma / मुकंदकम शर्मा

(d) Siddhanta Das / सिद्धान्त दास

(e) Hitendra Dave / हितेंद्र दावे

Answer & Explanation
Ans.9.(a)

Exp. The central government has selected S.L.Tripathy as the Chairman-cum-Managing Director of United India Insurance Company Limited.

He is currently General Manager and Director at The New India Assurance Company Limited.

Q.10. SIMBEX is a joint maritime exercise (28th edition took place in southern fringes of the South China Sea) between India and which of the following country?

SIMBEX भारत और निम्नलिखित में से किस देश के बीच एक संयुक्त समुद्री अभ्यास (28 वां संस्करण दक्षिण चीन सागर के दक्षिणी किनारे पर हुआ) है?

(a) Sri Lanka / श्री लंका

(b) Myanmar / म्यांमार

(c) Switzerland / स्विट्ज़रलैंड

(d) Singapore / सिंगापुर

(e) Russia / रूस

Answer & Explanation
Ans.10.(d)

Exp. 28th Singapore-India Maritime Bilateral Exercise ‘SIMBEX-2021’

The 28th edition of the Singapore-India Maritime Bilateral Exercise (SIMBEX) took place from September 02 to 04, 2021. The SIMBEX-2021 annual bilateral maritime exercise was hosted by the Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) in the southern fringes of the South China Sea.

The exercise aimed to strengthen the bilateral defence ties between both countries. This year’s edition of SIMBEX is also a special occasion as it takes place during the ongoing celebrations of the 75th year of India’s independence.

Q.11. Which edition of Royal Australian navy and Indian navy bilateral exercise – ‘AUSINDEX’ has been conducted in 2021?

2021 में रॉयल ऑस्ट्रेलियन नेवी और भारतीय नौसेना के द्विपक्षीय अभ्यास का कौन सा संस्करण ‘AUSINDEX’ आयोजित किया गया है?

(a) 1st / पहला

(b) 2nd / दूसरा

(c) 3rd / तीसरा

(d) 4th / चौथा

(e) 5th / पाँचवा

Answer & Explanation
Ans.11.(d)

Exp. Naval exercise between India and Australia- ‘AUSINDEX’ begins

The 4th edition of AUSINDEX, a bilateral navy exercise between the Indian Navy and the Royal Australian Navy has begun from September 06, 2021, and will continue up to September 10, 2021.

Indian Navy Task Group comprises INS Shivalik and INS Kadmatt. This edition of AUSINDEX includes complex surface, sub-surface and air operations between ships, submarines, helicopters and Long-Range Maritime Patrol Aircraft of the participating Navies.

Q.12. Who is the writer of the book, titled “Know Your Rights and Claim Them: A Guide for Youth”?

नो योर राइट्स एंड क्लेम देम: ए गाइड फॉर यूथनामक पुस्तक के लेखक कौन हैं? (a) Geraldine Van Bueren / गेराल्डिन वैन ब्यूरेन

(b) Angelina Jolie / एंजेलीना जोली

(c) C K Garyali / सी के गैरयाली

(d) Ruskin Bond / रस्किन बॉन्ड

(e) Both a & b / दोनों ए और बी

Answer & Explanation
Ans.12.(e)

Exp. Know Your Rights and Claim Them: A Guide for Youth by Angelina Jolie

Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie has recently announced her upcoming book, titled “Know Your Rights and Claim Them: A Guide for Youth”.

The book has been written jointly by Angelina Jolie, Amnesty International and human rights lawyer Geraldine Van Bueren QC. This book will be helpful to young people and children from around the world in making them aware of their rights and how to claim these rights decided years ago based on what would make them healthy, balanced, safe and stable adults.

Q.13. Who among the following has won the formula one Dutch Grand Prix 2021?

निम्नलिखित में से किसने फॉर्मूला वन डच ग्रां प्री 2021 जीता है?

(a) Sergio Perez / सर्जियो पेरेज़

(b) Charles Leclerc / चार्ल्स लेक्लेर

(c) Max Verstappen / मैक्स वेरस्टैपेन

(d) Lewis Hamilton / लुईस हैमिल्टन

(e) Valtteri Bottas / वाल्टेरी बोटास

Answer & Explanation
Ans.13.(c)

Exp. Max Verstappen wins Dutch Grand Prix 2021

Max Verstappen (Red Bull – Netherlands) has won the formula one Dutch Grand Prix 2021.

Lewis Hamilton (Mercedes-Great Britain) came second while Valtteri Bottas (Mercedes-Finland) came third.

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