10th December 2020 Daily Current Affairs & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 10th December 2020 in English

 

 

  1. The pastoral Toda community in the upper Nilgiri is losing its Shola grasslands to invasive species, a recent report shows that Invasive species may soon wipe out Shola vegetation from Nilgiris. The Toda community that was in news recently, lives mainly in,

(A) Assam

(B) Arunachal Pradesh

(C) Tamil Nadu

(D) Odisha

ANSWERS: – 1(C) 

 

  1. India has recently decided to join developed nations in studies with ‘Samudrayaan’ project. This “Samudrayaan” project is associated with which of the following?

(A) Snow Clearance Project

(B) Deep Underwater Studies

(C) Disaster and Humanitarian Relief

(D) None of the above

ANSWERS: – 2(B) 

 

  1. WHO along with the International Confederation of Midwives (ICM), International Council of Nurses (ICN), Nursing Now and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), designated The year 2020 as a very important year. Consider the following statements with respect to the World Health Organization (WHO)

 

  1. World Drug Report is published by WHO.
  2. 2020has been designated as the International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife.
  3. World Health Statistics, World Tuberculosis Report, Ambient Air Pollution Report are published by WHO Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 only

(B) 2 only

(C) Both 2 and 3

(D) Neither 1 nor 2

ANSWERS: –  3(C) 

 

  1. As of December 27, the CDC, a US federal agency has reported 2,561 cases across the country. This cases and deaths put the spotlight on EVALI EVALI, mentioned in the above information is related to?

(A) Vaping-Related Illness

(B) A new Antibiotic Resistance Bacteriophage

(C) A newly synthesized Protein

(D) None of the above

ANSWERS: –   4(A) 

 

  1. Recently t India ‘s growth was cut for financial year 2020 to 5% from 6% estimated earlier. Global Economic Prospects Report 2020 was published recently by which of the following organisations?

(A) World Bank

(B) World Economic Forum

(C) International Monetary Fund

(D) European Central Bank

ANSWERS: –   5(A) 

 

  1. A Pacific nation has become the first country to ban ‘reef toxic’ Sunscreen

Consider the following statements with respect to Sunscreen lotion

  1. A Sunscreen lotion with a lower SPF number offers greater protection.
  2. Papua New Guinea is first country to ban Sunscreen.
  3. The new law has banned the sale of any sunscreen containing oxybenzone and octiboxate.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

(A) 3 only

(B) 2 only

(C) Both 1 and 2

(D) Both 2 nor 3

ANSWERS: –   6(A) 

 

  1. Flipkart partners with Government s Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana National Urban Livelihoods Mission (DAY NULM) to empower MSMEs Consider the following statements with respect to the Deendayal AntyodayaYojana National Urban Livelihoods Mission (DAYNULM)

 

  1. It is a Centrally Sponsored Scheme of the Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation (MHUPA).
  2. This mission seeks to enhance the employment opportunities for all urban people through skill development and training.
  3. States/UTs are required to send Monthly Progress Reports (MPRs) with regard to targets and achievements.

Which of the statements given above are correct?

(A) 1 and 2 only

(B) 2 and 3 only

(C) 1 and 3 only

(D) 1, 2 and 3

ANSWERS: –  7(C) 

 

  1. State Energy Efficiency Index 2019 tracks the progress of Energy Efficiency (EE) initiatives in 36 states and union territories based on 97 significant indicators.

Consider the following statements with respect to State Energy Efficiency Index 2019

  1. The Index highlights the achievements of India ‘s energy policies and provides recommendations to support the government ‘s goals of promoting well-functioning energy markets and boosting deployment of renewables.
  2. It was released by International Energy Agency, in partnership with NITI Aayog.
  3. State Energy Efficiency Index 2019 tracks the progress of Energy Efficiency (EE) initiatives in various states and union territories.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 only

(B) 3 only

(C) Both 1 and 2

(D) Neither 1 nor 2

ANSWERS: –   8(B) 

 

  1. Iran had recently launched missiles at US forces in Iraq at al-Asad and Erbil Consider the following pairs

Places in News – Country

              List 1                                        list 2

  1. Erbil                                 Syria
  2. Kangaroo                    Island Australia
  3. Stromboli                     Africa

Which of the pair(s) given above is/are correctly matched?

(A) 1 only

(B) 2 only

(C) Both 1 and 2

(D) Neither 1 nor 2

ANSWERS: –    9(B)

 

  1. The 14th edition of bilateral annual military exercise SURYA KIRAN-XIV is being held between India and Nepal.

With respect to India exercises with other countries, consider the following pairs      

   Exercises                                Country

           List 1                                        List 2

  1. Surya Kiran                       Nepal
  2. Ekuverin                     Seychelles
  3. Ajeya Warrior                 USA

Which of the pair(s) given above is/are correctly matched?

(A) 1 only

(B) 1 and 2 only

(C) 1, 2 and 3

(D) 2 only

ANSWERS: –   8 10(A)

 

 

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