Daily Current Affairs 6th , 7th Feb 2021 | Daily GK update Quiz

Daily Current Affairs 6th, 7th Feb 2021 Quiz:

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Q.1. Which country has built the World’s First ‘Energy Island’?

किस देश ने विश्व का पहला ऊर्जा द्वीपबनाया है?

(a) Sweden / स्वीडन

(b) Norway / नॉर्वे

(c) Switzerland / स्विट्ज़रलैंड

(d) Finland / फ़िनलैंड

(e) Denmark / डेनमार्क

Answer & Explanation
Ans.1.(e)

Exp. The Government of Denmark build the world’s first energy island, in the North Sea that will produce and store enough green energy to meet the electricity needs of three million households in European countries.

The hub will strengthen the integration of Europe’s power grids and increase renewable electricity production necessary for a climate-neutral Europe.

Q.2. Name the savings account scheme for children launched recently by Federal Bank.

हाल ही में फेडरल बैंक द्वारा शुरू किए गए बच्चों के लिए बचत खाता योजना का नाम बताइए।

(a) FedHeart / फेडहार्ट

(b) Bhavishya / भविष्य

(c) InstaFX / इन्स्टाFX

(d) FedFirst / फेडफर्स्ट

(e) Liberty / लिबर्टी

Answer & Explanation
Ans.2.(d)

Exp. Federal Bank has announced the launch of “FedFirst”, a special savings account scheme for children below 18 years of age. The account helps children develop healthy saving and spending habits, thereby giving them the freedom to save, spend and earn.

The account holder is provided with a FedFirst contactless Debit Card with a daily cash withdrawal limit of ₹2,500 and POS/e-com limit of ₹10,000, in addition to free online facilities including access to internet banking, mobile alerts and e-mail alerts.

Q.3. Which Insurance Company has launched #EkNayaNazariya Campaign?

किस बीमा कंपनी ने #EkNayaNazariya अभियान शुरू किया है?

(a) SBI General Insurance Company / SBI जनरल इंश्योरेंस कंपनी

(b) Oriental Insurance Company / ओरिएंटल इंश्योरेंस कंपनी

(c) Religare Insurance Company / रेलिगेयर इंश्योरेंस कंपनी

(d) Bharti AXA General Insurance / भारती एक्सा जनरल इंश्योरेंस

(e) Bajaj Allianz General Insurance Company / बजाज आलियांज जनरल इंश्योरेंस कंपनी

Answer & Explanation
Ans.3.(d)

Exp. Bharti AXA General Insurance has launched a new campaign called #EkNayaNazariya by asking everyone to express their gratitude with the #IssJungMeinHumSangHai statement.

The aim of this campaign is to acknowledge the caregivers who are supporting cancer survivors. And for this Bharti AXA General Insurance collaborated with spoken word poet and caregiver, Priya Malik for a poignant tribute, ‘NayaNazariya’ to shed light on the selfless devotion of caregivers everywhere

Q.4. Which of the following Digital payment solutions provider is going to stop Domestic Payment Services in India from 1 April 2021?

निम्नलिखित में से कौन सा डिजिटल भुगतान समाधान प्रदाता 1 अप्रैल 2021 से भारत में घरेलू भुगतान सेवाओं को बंद करने जा रहा है?

(a) Instamojo / इन्स्टामोजो

(b) Western Union / वेस्टर्न यूनियन

(c) PayPal / पेपाल

(d) MoneyGram / मनी ग्राम

(e) Remitly / रेमिटली

Answer & Explanation
Ans.4.(c)

Exp. The American Digital payment solutions provider PayPal announced that it will stop offering the domestic payment services within India beginning from April 1, 2021.

With this decision, the PayPal will not be able to offer the domestic payment services within India. But the company will now invest in the product development in order to enable the Indian businesses to reach 350 million PayPal consumers across the world and increase their sales internationally. This decision, in turn, will help the Indian economy return to growth.

Q.5. RBI is going to set up an expert committee on Urban Co-operative Banks (UCBs) in accordance with the provisions of which act?

आरबीआई निम्नलिखित में से किस अधिनियम के प्रावधानों के अनुसार शहरी सहकारी बैंकों (यूसीबी) पर एक विशेषज्ञ समिति गठित करने जा रहा है?

(a) Banking Regulation Act, 1949 / बैंकिंग विनियमन अधिनियम, 1949

(b) Banking Regulation (Amendment) Act, 2018 / बैंकिंग विनियमन (संशोधन) अधिनियम, 2018

(c) Companies (Amendment) Act, 2013 / कंपनी (संशोधन) अधिनियम, 2013

(d) Banking Regulation (Amendment) Act, 2020 / बैंकिंग विनियमन (संशोधन) अधिनियम, 2020

(e) Companies Act, 2013 / कंपनी अधिनियम, 2013

Answer & Explanation
Ans.5.(d)

Exp. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has decided to set up an expert committee on Urban Co-operative Banks (UCBs).

The committee is being set in accordance with the provisions of the Banking Regulation (Amendment) Act, 2020. The act became applicable to the Primary or the Urban Co-operative Banks (UCBs) from June 26, 2020. The amendments in the act have brought the equal regulatory and supervisory powers between UCBs and commercial banks.

Q.6. With which food tech company, the Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MOHUA) has signed an MoU under the Prime Minister Street Vendor’s AtmaNirbhar Nidhi (PM SVANidhi) Scheme?

किस खाद्य तकनीक कंपनी के साथ, आवास और शहरी मामलों के मंत्रालय (MOHUA) ने प्रधानमंत्री स्ट्रीट वेंडर की आत्मनिर्भर निधि (PM SVANidhi) योजना के तहत एक समझौता ज्ञापन पर हस्ताक्षर किए हैं?

(a) Zomato / ज़ोमैटो

(b) Foodpanda / फ़ूड पांडा

(c) Swiggy / स्विग्गी

(d) Fasoos / फासूस

(e) Domino’s / डोमिनोस

Answer & Explanation
Ans.6.(a)

Exp. The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MOHUA) and Zomato have signed a MoU under the Prime Minister Street Vendor’s AtmaNibhar Nidhi (PM SVANidhi) Scheme.

Under the MoU, it was decided to onboard the street food vendors on the food-tech platform of Zomato. This would help the street food vendors to access online the thousands of consumers. It will also help these vendors to grow their businesses.

Q.7. Which organization has announced to adopt “One Nation One Ombudsman” approach?

किस संगठन ने “वन नेशन वन ओम्बड्समैन” दृष्टिकोण अपनाने की घोषणा की है?

(a) Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI)/ भारतीय लघु उद्योग विकास बैंक

(b) Reserve Bank of India (RBI) / भारतीय रिजर्व बैंक

(c) National Housing Bank (NHB) / राष्ट्रीय आवास बैंक

(d) National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) / नेशनल बैंक फॉर एग्रीकल्चर एंड रूरल डेवलपमेंट

(e) Export Import Bank of India (EXIM) / एक्सपोर्ट इम्पोर्ट बैंक ऑफ इंडिया

Answer & Explanation
Ans.7.(b)

Exp. RBI to adopt “One Nation One Ombudsman” approach. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has announced that it will integrate the consumer grievances redressal under a single ombudsman as opposed to the three grievance redressal schemes working at present.

There are dedicated ombudsman schemes for the consumer grievance redressal in the banking, non-bank finance companies and digital transactions.

Q.8. Who has been appointed as the Chairman of the National Safety Council?

राष्ट्रीय सुरक्षा परिषद के अध्यक्ष के रूप में किसे नियुक्त किया गया है?

(a) S N Subrahmanyan / एस एन सुब्रह्मण्यन

(b) Prashant Joshi / प्रशांत जोशी

(c) P Praveen Siddharth / पी प्रवीण सिद्धार्थ

(d) Shashi S Vempati / शशि एस वेम्पति

(e) Vivek Murthy / विवेक मूर्ति

Answer & Explanation
Ans.8.(a)

Exp. SN Subrahmanyan has been appointed as chairman of the National Safety Council (NSC) or a period of three years, informed the Ministry of Labour and Employment on 6th Feb.

Subrahmanyan, the CEO and Managing Director of Larsen and Toubro Limited (L&T), is an engineer who had worked in the infrastructure business of the firm for several years.

Q.9. International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation is observed every year on ____________.

हर साल ____________ को महिला जननांग विकृति के लिए जीरो टॉलरेंस का अंतर्राष्ट्रीय दिवस मनाया जाता है।

(a) 5 February / 5 फरवरी

(b) 6 February / 6 फरवरी

(c) 7 February / 7 फरवरी

(d) 8 February / 8 फरवरी

(e) 9 February / 9 फरवरी

Answer & Explanation
Ans.9.(b)

Exp. International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation is observed on 6 February to spread awareness and educate people about the consequences and problems that females faced due to genital mutilation.

Q.10. What is the theme for International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation 2021?

“इंटरनेशनल डे ऑफ़ ज़ीरो टॉलरेंस फ़ॉर फीमेल जेनिटल म्यूटिलेशन” 2021 का विषय क्या है?

(a) Building a solid and interactive bridge between Africa and the world to accelerate ending FGM by 2030

(b) Unleashing Youth Power: One decade of accelerating actions for zero female genital mutilation

(c) No time for Global inaction, unite, fund, and act to end Female Genital Mutilation

(d) Mobilising youth around the elimination of harmful practices, including female genital mutilation

(e) Achieving the new Global Goals through the elimination of Female Genital Mutilation by 2030

Answer & Explanation
Ans.10.(c)

Exp. International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation is observed on 6 February to spread awareness and educate people about the consequences and problems that females faced due to genital mutilation.

Theme 2021: “No time for Global inaction, unite, fund, and act to end Female Genital Mutilation.”

Q.11. Who is the author of the new book “Whereabouts”?

नई पुस्तक “व्हेयरएबाउट्स” के लेखक कौन हैं?

(a) Michael Cohen / माइकल कोहेन

(b) Salman Rushdie / सलमान रुश्दी

(c) Shobha De / शोभा डे

(d) Jhumpa Lahiri / झुम्पा लाहिड़ी

(e) Girish Kuber / गिरीश कुबेर

Answer & Explanation
Ans.11.(d)

Exp. Pulitzer prize-winning Jhumpa Lahiri will be coming out with a new novel in April, Penguin India announced on 4th Feb.

The new book, titled “Whereabouts”, follows Lahiri”s 2013 novel “The Lowland” and 2006”s “The Namesake”. Written in Italian and translated into English by Lahiri, “Whereabouts” is the story of a woman protagonist and her journey through life.

Q.12. Indian player Akhtar Ali passed away recently. He was associated with which sports?

भारतीय खिलाड़ी अख्तर अली का हाल ही में निधन हो गया। वह किस खेल से जुड़े थे?

(a) Badminton / बैडमिंटन

(b) Cricket / क्रिकेट

(c) Chess / चेस

(d) Football / फुटबॉल

(e) Tennis / टेनिस

Answer & Explanation
Ans.12.(e)

Exp. Tennis legend Akhtar Ali passed away on 7th Feb. Ali played in eight Davis Cup ties against Pakistan, Malaysia, Iran, Mexico, Japan and Monaco between 1958 and 1964. He also captained and coached the Indian side. He also played in the Wimbledon and French Open grand slam events.

Akhtar Ali was conferred the Arjuna Award in 2000 for lifetime contribution to tennis.

Q.13. Who is the present MD & CEO of Bharti AXA Life Insurance?

भारती एक्सा लाइफ इंश्योरेंस के वर्तमान एमडी और सीईओ कौन हैं?

(a) Parag Raja / पराग राजा

(b) Sanjeev Srinivasan / संजीव श्रीनिवासन

(c) M R Kumar / एम आर कुमार

(d) Sanjeev Nautiyal / संजीव नौटियाल

(e) Vibha Padalkar / विभा पाडलकर

Answer & Explanation
Ans.13.(a)

Exp. Managing Director and CEO of Bharti AXA Life Insurance is Parag Raja.

Q.14. What is the currency of Denmark?

डेनमार्क की मुद्रा क्या है?

(a) Złoty / ज़्लॉटी

(b) Toman / टोमन

(c) Ruble / रूबल

(d) New shekel / नई शेकेल

(e) Krone / क्रोन

Answer & Explanation
Ans.14.(e)

Exp. Currency: Danish krone

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