Top Current Affairs 12 February 2021 & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 12 February 2021 in English

 

  1. Recently, Twitter has suspended over 500 accounts for policy breach after Indian government’s request. In context to the same tell us software function named as “Business Suite” was launched by which social media giant?

(A) Facebook

(B) Twitter

(C) WeChat

(D) Instagram

ANSWERS: – 1(A) 

 

  1. The Rajya Sabha passed the Major Port Authorities Bill, 2020 to give a greater autonomy to major ports in the country. Where is the headquarters of Land Ports Authority of India (LPAI)?

(A) Kolkata

(B) Chennai

(C) Bengaluru

(D) New Delhi

ANSWERS: – 2(D) 

 

  1. Bangladesh has received USD 200 million from World Bank for safe water and sanitation services and Hygiene (WASH) project for rural areas.

The constitution of the World Health Organization was signed on 22nd of July 1946 by how many countries?

(A) 59

(B) 61

(C) 192

(D) 189

ANSWERS: – 3(B) 

 

  1. India and China, held bilateral talks on issues on the agenda of the UN Security Council amid the military standoff on the Line of Actual Control- LAC. In the same context tell us the “17 parallel” line was divide which two countries?

(A) North Korea and South Korea

(B) North America and South America

(C) North Vietnam and South Vietnam

(D) North Ossetia and South Ossetia

ANSWERS: – 4(C) 

 

  1. The government of Uttar Pradesh has introduced a system of unique 16-digit Unicode in order to mark all kinds of landholdings in the state. The last two digits of the Unicode shows –

(A) Details of the category

(B) Division of the land

(C) Population of the land

(D) Unique identity of the land

ANSWERS: –  5(A) 

 

  1. According to recent studies, there has been a rapid increase in the number of glacial lakes due to a retreat in the glaciers caused by warming temperatures and their potential to cause large scale flooding and destruction.

Consider the following statements regarding Global Warming-

(1) Volcanoes are one of the largest natural contributors to global warming.

(2) Water vapour is also a kind of greenhouse gas.
(3) Permafrost is there where glaciers are present.

Which of the above is/are correct?

(A) Only (1) and (3)

(B) Only (2) and (1)

(C) Only (3) and (2)

(D) All of the above

ANSWERS: –  6(D) 

 

  1. Recently, Poland has invited India’s Prime Minister while he will be visiting Portugal for the European Union-India summit.

Consider the following statements regarding European Union –

(I) European Union is an international organisation was formed in 1993.

(II) It came into force after the signing of the Maastricht Treaty by 28 countries.

(III) It came into force after the signing of the Treaty of the European Union.

Which of the above is/are correct?

(A) Only (1) and (3)

(B) Only (1) and (2)

(C) Only (3) and (2)

(D) All are correct

ANSWERS: –  7(D) 

 

  1. Recently, China warned off a USA warship sailing near contested Paracel islands in the South China Sea (SCS).

Consider the following statements regarding South China Sea –

(I) South China Sea is an arm of western Pacific Ocean in Southeast Asia.

(II) It is south of China, east & south of Vietnam, west of the Philippines and north of the island of Borneo.

(III) It is connected by Taiwan Strait with the East China Sea and by Luzon Strait with the Philippine Sea.

(A) Only (1) and (2)

(B) Only (2) and (3)

(C) Only (3) and (1)

(D) All are correct

ANSWERS: – 8(D)

 

  1. The Odisha Cabinet has resolved to move the Union Government demanding implementation of the recommendations of the MS Swaminathan Committee regarding minimum support price (MSP) of all crops, for doubling the farmers’ income.

In context to the same match the following Committees with their recommendations –

(a) Chakravarty Committee (1985)  1- Monetary policy

(b) G V Ramakrishna Committee       2- Banking Reforms

(c) Malegam Committee                         3- Microfinance

(d) Narasimhan Committee                  4- Disinvestment

Options-

(A) a-1, b-4, c-3, d-2

(B) a-2, b-3, c-1, d-4

(C) a-1, b-2, c-4, d-3

(D) a-1, b-3, c-2, d-4

ANSWERS: – 9(A) 

 

  1. The United Arab Emirates’ space probe entered the orbit of Mars after a 7-month long journey.

Match the following space agencies with their chairman-

(a) China National Space Administration      1- Dmitry Rogozin

(b) European Space Agency                             2- Johann-Dietrich

(c) Russian Federal Space Agency                3- Zhang Kejian

Options

(A) a-1, b-2, c-3

(B) a-2, b-3, c-1

(C) a-3, b-2, c-1

(D) a-1, b-3, c-2

ANSWERS: –  10(C)

 

 

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