11th January 2021 Daily Current Affairs & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 11th January 2021 in English

 

 

  1. Choose that place where the headquarters of International Financial Services Centres Authority (IFSCA) located as it has become an associate member of International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO)?

(A) Ahmedabad

(B) Surat

(C) Gandhinagar

(D) Rajkot

ANSWERS: – 1(C) 

 

  1. Indian Space Research Organisation has been working to replace its existing hazardous fuel with environment-friendly and non-hazardous fuels for its satellites and rockets. In context to the same tell us which of the following is not use as rocket fuel?

(A) Hydrazine

(B) Petrol

(C) Kerosene

(D) Alcohol

ANSWERS: – 2(B) 

 

  1. According to the officials, the 63rd annual Grammy Awards has been delayed amid the pandemic COVID-19, in context to the same tell us, the Grammy Award is related which of the following?

(A) Directing

(B) Dancing

(C) Music

(D) Acting

ANSWERS: –  3(C) 

 

  1. According to the PMO a sum of Rs 201.58 crores from PM-CARES Fund have been granted for the induction of 162 PSA medical oxygen generation plants in all over India. When was the PM-CARES Fund was founded?

(A) 2020

(B) 2019

(C) 2018

(D) 2017

ANSWERS: – 4(A) 

 

  1. In a historic development, an MoU was signed between the LAHDC Kargil and the Army to evacuate the Kargil Lower Plateau. In context to same where did the Kargil district situated?

(A) Kashmir
(B) Jammu
(C) Ladakh
(D) Leh

ANSWERS: – 5(C) 

 

  1. The Russian media recently reported the discovery of a well-preserved Ice Age woolly rhino in Siberia.

Consider the following statement regarding “woolly rhino”-

(1) The woolly rhinoceros was a member of the Pleistocene megafauna.

(2) The scientific name of wooly rhino is Coelodonta antiquitatis.
(3) These had two horns.

Which of the above is/are correct?

(A) Only (1) and (2)

(B) Only (2) and (3)

(C) Only (3) and (1)

(D) All are correct

ANSWERS: –  6(D) 

 

  1. The World Food Price Index, which measures monthly changes for a basket of cereals, dairy products, oilseeds, meat and sugar, rose in December 2020 for the seventh month in a row.

Consider the following statement regarding to the World Food Price Index-

(I) The World Food Price index was averaged at 97.9 points for the whole of 2020.

(II) It was introduced in 1986 for the first time.

(III) It helps in monitoring developments in the global agricultural commodity markets.

Which of the above is/are correct?

(A) Only (1) and (2)

(B) Only (2) and (3)

(C) Only (3) and (1)

(D) All are correct

ANSWERS: –  7(C) 

 

  1. Shivalik Mercantile Co-operative Bank- SMCB has become the first Co-operative bank of India to transition to a Small Finance Bank.

Consider the following statement regarding in context to Co-operative Bank –

(I) They are broadly classified into Urban, Rural and Regional co-operative banks based on their region of operation.

(II) They could be registered under the Co-operative Societies Act of the State concerned

(III) They could be registered under the Multi-State Co-operative Societies Act, 2002.

Which of the above is/are correct?

(A) Only (1) and (2)

(B) Only (2) and (3)

(C) Only (3) and (1)

(D) All are correct

ANSWERS: – 8(B) 

 

  1. Recently, Elon Musk has become the world’s richest person, surpassing Jeff Bezos on the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.

Match the following space agencies with their Headquarters-

Space Agency                Headquarters

(a) CNSA                           1- Beijing

(b) JAXA                           2- Bengaluru

(c) ISRO                            3- Tokyo

(d) NASA                          4- Washington D.C.

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(D) 

 

  1. Punjab National Bank has partnered with IIT Kanpur and the Foundation for Innovation & Research in Science & Technology (FIRST) to set up a “Fintech Innovation Centre (FIC)” at the institute’s campus.

Match the following Bank with their tagline-

Tag line                                                          Bank

(a) Badhti Ka Naam Zindagi                 1- Axis Bank   

(b) Where India Banks                            2- Andhra Bank

(c) Aapka Bhala, Sabki Bhalai             3- Bandhan Bank

(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(A)

 

 

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