Daily Current Affairs : 10th July 2020 | Daily GK update Quiz

Daily Current Affairs  10th July 2020 Quiz:

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Q.1. Which state has launched the campaign ‘Pure for Sure’ to ensure purity of milk dairy products?

दुग्ध डेयरी उत्पादों की शुद्धता सुनिश्चित करने के लिए किस राज्य ने प्योर फॉर श्योरअभियान शुरू किया है?

(a) Andhra Pradesh / आंध्र प्रदेश

(b) Rajasthan / राजस्थान

(c) Uttar Pradesh / उत्तर प्रदेश

(d) Assam / असम

(e) Haryana / हरियाणा

Answer & Explanation
Ans.1.(b)

Exp. A week-long campaign has been launched in Rajasthan to ensure purity of milk and its products.  Samples of milk and dairy products will be collected under the campaign ‘Pure for Sure’ from July 8-July 14. All the necessary equipments and facilities are being provided to all the food safety officers.

Q.2. Which state has so far raised ₹30,500 crore in the fiscal 2020-21 and has topped market borrowings among States in the country?

किस राज्य ने वित्त वर्ष 2020-21 में अब तक 30,500 करोड़ रुपये जुटाए हैं और देश में राज्यों के बीच बाजार उधार में सबसे ऊपर है?

(a) Telangana / तेलंगाना

(b) Odisha / ओडिशा

(c) Andhra Pradesh / आंध्र प्रदेश

(d) Tamil Nadu / तमिल नाडू

(e) Karnataka / कर्नाटक

Answer & Explanation
Ans.2.(d)

Exp. Tamil Nadu has so far raised ₹30,500 crore in the fiscal 2020-21 and has topped market borrowings among States in the country. Tamil Nadu has accounted for 17% of the borrowings done through the issue of bonds, known as state development loans, according to data from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).

With borrowings of ₹25,500 crore, Maharashtra accounted for 14%, followed by Rajasthan and Andhra Pradesh at 9% each (₹17,000 crore), as per the data.

Q.3. What was the rank of India for cancer preparedness among 10 Asia-Pacific countries according to the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) report on “Cancer preparedness in Asia-Pacific: Progress towards universal cancer control”?

“एशिया-प्रशांत में कैंसर की तैयारी: सार्वभौमिक कैंसर नियंत्रण की दिशा में प्रगति” पर इकोनॉमिस्ट इंटेलिजेंस यूनिट (EIU) की रिपोर्ट के अनुसार 10 एशिया-प्रशांत देशों के बीच कैंसर की तैयारी के लिए भारत की रैंक क्या थी?

(a) 1

(b) 3

(c) 5

(d) 6

(e) 8

Answer & Explanation
Ans.3.(e)

Exp. India has been ranked eighth for cancer preparedness among 10 Asia-Pacific countries, according to a new report. The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) report on “Cancer preparedness in Asia-Pacific: Progress towards universal cancer control”, sponsored by Roche, examines the findings from the EIU’s Index of Cancer Preparedness.

“India ranks eighth for cancer preparedness in the region with an overall score of 51.6 out of 100, below the regional average of 66.5, while Australia (92.4), South Korea (83.4) and Malaysia (80.3) lead the region. The report ranked only Vietnam (44.5) and the Philippines (42.6) after India.

Q.4. Which country got the first rank for cancer preparedness among 10 Asia-Pacific countries according to the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) report on “Cancer preparedness in Asia-Pacific: Progress towards universal cancer control”?

“एशिया-प्रशांत में कैंसर की तैयारी: सार्वभौमिक कैंसर नियंत्रण की दिशा में प्रगति” पर इकोनॉमिस्ट इंटेलिजेंस यूनिट (EIU) की रिपोर्ट के अनुसार 10 एशिया-प्रशांत देशों के बीच कैंसर की तैयारी के लिए किस देश को पहली रैंक मिली?

(a) Vietnam / वियतनाम

(b) South Korea / दक्षिण कोरिया

(c) Malaysia / मलेशिया

(d) Australia / ऑस्ट्रेलिया

(e) Philippines / फिलीपींस

Answer & Explanation
Ans.4.(d)

Exp. India has been ranked eighth for cancer preparedness among 10 Asia-Pacific countries, according to a new report.

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) report on “Cancer preparedness in Asia-Pacific: Progress towards universal cancer control”, sponsored by Roche, examines the findings from the EIU’s Index of Cancer Preparedness.

“India ranks eighth for cancer preparedness in the region with an overall score of 51.6 out of 100, below the regional average of 66.5, while Australia (92.4), South Korea (83.4) and Malaysia (80.3) lead the region. The report ranked only Vietnam (44.5) and the Philippines (42.6) after India.

Q.5. Who is the head of the panel formed by IRDAI on ‘Indian Pandemic Risk Pool’?

भारतीय महामारी जोखिम पूलपर IRDAI द्वारा गठित पैनल के प्रमुख कौन हैं?

(a) Shekhar C. Mande / शेखर सी मंडे

(b) Balram Bhargava / बलराम भार्गव 

(c) Suresh Mathur / सुरेश माथुर

(d) Neerabh Kumar Prasad / निरभ कुमार प्रसाद 

(e) D.B. Shekatkar / डी बी शेकाटकर 

Answer & Explanation
Ans.5.(c)

Exp. The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) has formed a working group to examine the feasibility of ‘Pandemic Risk Pool’

“The Covid-19 pandemic, which started as a public health crisis, has led to a significant disruption in the economic activity mainly due to measures taken to stop the spread of the disease,” TL Alamelu, Member, Non-Life, Irdai, said in an order.

Suresh Mathur, Executive Director, Irdai, will be the Chairman for the 9-member working group with industry representatives as members.

Q.6. Which of the following country’s NGO has received ‘Development Marketplace Award’ from World Bank Group and SVRI?

निम्नलिखित में से किस देश के NGO को विश्व बैंक समूह और SVRI से ‘डेवलपमेंट मार्केटप्लेस अवार्ड’ प्राप्त हुआ है?

(a) Nepal / नेपाल

(b) Myanmar / म्यांमार

(c) Afghanistan / अफ़ग़ानिस्तान

(d) Cambodia / कंबोडिया

(e) Bhutan / भूटान

Answer & Explanation
Ans.6.(d)

Exp. The World Bank Group and the Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI) have partnered to address this global pandemic by launching the Development Marketplace to Address Gender-Based Violence. The Development Marketplace awards teams from around the world with funds to support evidence-based research, interventions, and other activities related to GBV prevention and response.

A WhatsApp chatline named ‘SMARTgirl Chatline’ was implemented by a Research Team from Cambodian NGO- KHANA Centre for Population Health Research. The ‘Smartgirl Chatline’ offered 24 hours response and support against gender-based violence to female entertainment workers in Cambodia.

Q.7. Which country’s Amazonia-1 satellite onboard PSLV will be launched by ISRO in August 2020?

अगस्त 2020 में ISRO द्वारा PSLV पर किस देश के अमेजोनिया -1 उपग्रह को लॉन्च किया जाएगा?

(a) Belgium / बेल्जियम

(b) Qatar / क़तर

(c) Denmark / डेनमार्क

(d) Bahrain / बहरीन

(e) Brazil / ब्राज़ील

Answer & Explanation
Ans.7.(e)

Exp. The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is all set to launch Brazil’s Amazonia-1 satellite in August 2020 onboard The Polar Satellite Launch vehicle (PSLV). However, there is no confirmed date yet and the launch will be dependent on ISRO’s schedule.

The Brazilian satellite has been locally designed and tested in Brazil. It will be the first satellite for Earth observation, it will also be primary payload and will not be a hitchhiking satellite.

Benefit: The Amazonia-1 satellite which PSLV will launch will help in monitoring and observing the deforestation of the Amazon region.

Q.8. Name the CEO of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) who has resigned recently.

भारतीय क्रिकेट कंट्रोल बोर्ड (BCCI) के सीईओ का नाम बताइए जिन्होंने हाल ही में इस्तीफा दिया है।

(a) Shashank Manohar / शशांक मनोहर

(b) Rahul Johri / राहुल जोहरी

(c) Jay Shah / जय शाह

(d) Manu Sawhney / मनु साव्हने

(e) Mahim Verma / महिम वर्मा

Answer & Explanation
Ans.8.(b)

Exp. The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has accepted its chief executive officer (CEO) Rahul Johri’s resignation and he has been asked to leave office with immediate effect. Johri had tendered his resignation to BCCI secretary Jay Shah a few months ago and his tenure was supposed to end in April. However, the board decided to give him an interim extension.

Johri has been BCCI’s first CEO, appointed in 2016. “His resignation was accepted on 9th July. He had officially handed his resignation some time ago but due to Covid-19, the board didn’t take a decision as BCCI wondered how he would find a job in these times.

Q.9. Mukesh Ambani has become now the world’s ________________ richest person.

मुकेश अंबानी अब दुनिया के ________________ सबसे अमीर व्यक्ति बन गए हैं।

(a) 9th

(b) 8th

(c) 7th

(d) 6th

(e) 5th

Answer & Explanation
Ans.9.(c) 

Exp. India’s richest man Mukesh Ambani is now the world’s seventh richest, overtaking the likes of Warren Buffet, and Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin. Ambani, 63, who is the only Asian to make it in the list of Top 10 richest people in the world, has seen his net worth jump to $69.9 billion, according to Forbes.

Q.10. Which of the following organization’s building has received EU Green Building Leadership Award 2020?

निम्नलिखित में से किस संगठन के भवन को EU ग्रीन बिल्डिंग लीडरशिप अवार्ड 2020 प्राप्त हुआ है?

(a) International Olympic Committee / अंतर्राष्ट्रीय ओलंपिक समिति

(b) National Aeronautics and Space Administration / राष्ट्रीय वैमानिकी एवं अन्तरिक्ष प्रशासन

(c) Indian Space Research Organisation / भारतीय अंतरिक्ष अनुसंधान संगठन

(d) Board of Control for Cricket in India / भारतीय क्रिकेट कंट्रोल बोर्ड

(e) United Nations Children’s Fund / संयुक्त राष्ट्र बाल निधि

Answer & Explanation
Ans.10.(a)

Exp. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has received another distinction for Olympic House. The IOC’s new headquarters in Lausanne has been awarded the European 2020 US Green Building Council (USGBC) Leadership Award. Olympic House, which also holds the rigorous LEED Platinum certification, is one of the most sustainable buildings in the world.

Q.11. Where is the headquarter of Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) located?

इकोनॉमिस्ट इंटेलिजेंस यूनिट (EIU) का मुख्यालय कहाँ स्थित है?

(a) Paris, France / पेरिस, फ्रांस

(b) Geneva, Switzerland / जिनेवा, स्विट्जरलैंड

(c) Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur / मलेशिया, कुआलालंपुर

(d) London, England / लंदन, इंग्लैंड

(e) New York, United States / न्यूयॉर्क, संयुक्त राज्य अमेरिका

Answer & Explanation
Ans.11.(d)

Exp. Headquarters‎: ‎London‎, England

Q.12. Where is the Headquarter of Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI)?

भारतीय बीमा विनियामक और विकास प्राधिकरण (IRDAI) का मुख्यालय कहाँ है?

(a) Mumbai / मुंबई

(b) New Delhi / नई दिल्ली  

(c) Hyderabad / हैदराबाद

(d) Bengaluru / बेंगलुरु

(e) Pune / पुणे

Answer & Explanation
Ans.12.(c)

Exp. Headquarter Location: Hyderabad, Telangana

 

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