Top Current Affairs 8 February 2021 & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 8 February 2021 in English

 

  1. The United Kingdom has invited Indian Prime Minister as a guest to attend the 47th G7 summit that is scheduled to be held in June 2021. Where is the headquarters of G7 located?

(A) Canada

(B) Germany

(C) France

(D) None of these

ANSWERS: – 1(D) 

 

 

  1. Recently, the Government of Srilanka decided to rebuild a demolished memorial at Jaffna University after the High Commissioner of India’s concerns. In which year the Jaffna University was established?

(A) 1988

(B) 1974

(C) 1965

(D) 1968

ANSWERS: –  2(B) 

 

 

  1. Recently, the Supreme Court asked the Attorney General to compile the various issues being raised by States with regard to the application of a Constitution Bench judgment of 2006 in M Nagaraj case. In context to the same tell us, which article of Indian constitution deals with Attorney General?

(A) Article 76

(B) Article 88

(C) Article 70

(D) Article 81

ANSWERS: – 3(A) 

 

  1. Recently, Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) Chairman said that use of Open-RAN and software defined telecom networks will open new opportunities for Indian entities to enter into the network equipment market. What does Open-RAN stands for?

(A) Open Radiocast Access Networking

(B) Open Radio Accessible Networks

(C) Open Radiocast Accessible Net

(D) Open Radio Access Networks

ANSWERS: –  4(D) 

 

  1. The National Green Tribunal (NGT) has recently directed various authorities to ensure compliance from the biomedical waste management facilities in the country. In context to the same tell us who appoints the chairman of National Green Tribunal?

(A) Government of India

(B) Chief Justice of India

(C) President of India

(D) Vice President of India

ANSWERS: –  5(A) 

 

 

  1. Question Hour, which was suspended by the government during the monsoon session, will resume when Parliament meets for the budget session.

Consider the following statements regarding Sessions of Parliament –

(1) The summoning of Parliament is specified in Article 85 of the Constitution.

(2) The second session of Parliament is the three-week winter session.
(3) The budget session is the longest session in parliament.

Which of the above is/are correct?

(A) Only (1) and (3)

(B) Only (2) and (1)

(C) Only (3) and (2)

(D) None of the above

ANSWERS: – 6(A) 

 

 

  1. The Union Cabinet has given approval of 850 MegaWatt (MW) Ratle hydropower project on Chenab river in Jammu and Kashmir.

Consider the following statements regarding Chenab river –

(I) It rises in the upper Himalayas in the Lahaul and Spiti districts of Uttarakhand.

(II) The river is formed by the confluence of two rivers, Chandra and Bhaga

(III) It flows through the Jammu region of Jammu and Kashmir into the plains of Punjab, Pakistan, before flowing into the Indus River.

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(C) 

 

 

  1. India’s first multi-wavelength space satellite AstroSat helped astronomers in finding rare hot Ultra Violet (UV)-bright stars.

Consider the following statements regarding globular cluster –

(I) A globular cluster is a spherical collection of stars that orbits a galactic core.

(II) The gravitational force of globular clusters gives it a spherical shape.

(III) The first known globular cluster, now called M 22, was discovered in 1665 by Abraham Ihle.

(A) Only (1) and (2)

(B) Only (2) and (3)

(C) Only (3) and (1)

(D) All are correct

ANSWERS: – 8(D) 

 

 

  1. Recently, the Company Law Committee (CLC) has recommended that 12 offences under the Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) Act 2008 be decriminalize.

Match the following –

Articles                             Deals with

(a) Article 80                 1- Specifies the number of seats in the Rajya Sabha

(b) Article 81                 2- Equality before the law.

(c) Article 343               3- Hindi as official language

(d) Article 14                 4- Specifies the number of seats in the Lok Sabha

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. According to a recent study, Inductance based on quantum effect which has the potential to miniaturize inductors.

Match the following –

Physical Terms                            Coined by

(a) Thermodynamics                1- William Thomson

(b) Electron                                   2- Pythagoras

(c) Acoustic                                    3- G Johnstone Stoney

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(D)

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