11th November 2020 Daily Current Affairs & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 11th November 2020 in English

 

  1. International Centre of Automotive Technology (ICAT) has announced the launch of the automotive technology e-portal ASPIRES. What is the full form of ASPIRE?

(A) Association Solutions People for Industry, Research and Education

(B) Agency Solutions Person for International, Research and Education

(C) Automotive Solutions Portal for Industry, Research and Education

(D) Assets Solutions Private for Indian, Research and Education

ANSWERS: – 1(C)

 

  1. Legendary shutter Lin Dan has announced his retirement from international badminton recently. He belongs to which country?

(A) China

(B) Thailand

(C) Japan

(D) Singapore

Ans: 2(A) 

 

  1. The Ministry of Railways is on a mission mode with the goal of transforming Indian Railways into Green Railways by 2030. Who was the first Railway Minister of Indepedent India?

(A)AbulKalam Azad

(B)Baldev Singh

(C) RK ShanmukhamChetty

(D) John Matthai

Ans: 3(D)

 

  1. Nicaragua becomes the 87th Country to sign the International Solar Alliance Framework Agreement. Who is the present president of Nicaragua?

(A) Augusto Cesar Sandino

(B) Daniel Ortega

(C) Rosario Murillo

(D) Carlos Fonseca

Ans: 4(B) 

 

  1. Shakuntala Devi was an Indian writer and mental calculator, popularly known as the “Human Computer”. She was born on 4th November 1929 in which city?

(A) Hyderabad

(B) Chennai

(C) Bengaluru

(D) Thiruvananthapuram

Ans: 5(C)

 

  1. National Payment Corporation of India (NPCI) has launched the functionality of UPI AutoPay for recurring payments. Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about NPCI?

 

  1. NPCI is an umbrella organisation for all retail payment systems in India.
  2. It was set up with the support & guidance from Reserve Bank of India (RBI) & Indian Banks’ Association (IBA).
  3. NPCI has ten core promoter banks i.e. State Bank of India, Punjab National Bank, Bank of Baroda, Canara Bank, Union Bank of India, Bank of India, HDFC Bank, Citibank, HSBC, and ICICI Bank.
  4. NPCI was incorporated as a “Not for Profit” Company under the provisions of Section 25 of Companies Act 1956 (now Section 8 of Companies Act 2013).
  5. DilipAsbe is the Managing Director (MD) & Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI).

(A) All of the above statements are true about NPCI

(B) Both 2 and 5 are true

(C) Only 1, 3 and 4 are true

(D) None of the above statements are true about NPCI

Ans: 6(A)

  1. Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has decided to appoint Hemang Amin as the interim CEO of the board. Consider the following statements about BCCI.

 

  1. BCCI was formed in 1928 as a society, registered under the Tamil Nadu Societies Registration Act.
  2. SachinTendulakr is present President of the Board of Control for Cricket in India.
  3. The headquarters of BCCI is located in New Delhi.
  4. SauravGanguly is present Secretary of the Board of Control for Cricket in India.

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about BCCI?

(A) Only statement 1, 3 and 4 are true

(B) Only statement 1 is true

(C) Both statement 2 and 4 are true

(D) All of the above statements are true about BCCI

Ans: 7(B) 

 

 

  1. Government of India has launched the “Nagar Van (Urban Forests)” programme with an objective of increasing the forest cover in urban areas. Consider the following statements about “Nagar Van (Urban Forests)” programme:

 

  1. The “Nagar Van (Urban Forests)” programme has been launched with 200 corporations and cities across India.
  2. The “Nagar Van” programme aims to develop 200 Urban Forests across India in next five years.
  3. During the launch of the programme, the Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar urged people to actively participate and increase the tree cover in their areas.

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about “Nagar Van (Urban Forests)” programme?

(A) Only statement 3 is true

(B) Only statement 2 is true

(C) Both statement 1 and 2 are true

(D) All of the above statements are true about “Nagar Van (Urban Forests)” programme

Ans: 8(D) 

 

  1. NetajiShubhash Chandra Bose was the first person, who has addressed Mahatma Gandhi as ‘father of the Nation, in Singapore Radio on 6th July 1944. Match the following list about Indian freedom fighters/social reformer and their nicknames:

                                   List-I                                                                                    List-II

  1. Subhash Chandra Bose                                       A. Father of Indian Unrest
  2. BalGangadharTilak                                              B. Frontier Gandhi
  3. Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan                                 C. Prince of Patriots
  4. SardarVallabbhai Patel                                      D. Prince of beggars
  5. Madan Mohan Malaviya                                     E. LokNayak
  6. Jayaprakash Narayan                                          F. Iron man of India

(A) 6-D, 2-F, 3-A, 1-E, 5-C, 4-B

(B) 3-B, 2-E, 1-A, 4-C, 5-D, 6-F

(C) 5-E, 1-F, 3-A, 4-C, 6-B, 2-D

(D) 4-F, 6-E, 3-B, 2-A, 5-D, 1-C

Ans: 9(D)

 

  1. AjitJogi was the first chief minister of Chhattisgarh. Match the following column about Indian states and its first Chief Ministers:

                            Column-I                                                           Column-II

  1. Madhya Pradesh                              A. GovindBallabh Pant
  2. Bihar                                                     B. YashwantraoChavan
  3. West Bengal                                        C. Jivraj Narayan Mehta
  4. Uttar Pradesh                                    D. Krishna Sinha
  5. Maharashtra                                       E. Prafulla Chandra Ghosh
  6. Gujarat                                                    F. Ravi Shankar Shukla

(A) 6-C, 2-D, 3-E, 1-F, 5-B, 4-A

(B) 3-B, 2-E, 1-A, 4-C, 5-D, 6-F

(C) 5-E, 1-F, 3-A, 4-C, 6-B, 2-D

(D) 4-D, 6-A, 3-B, 2-F, 5-D, 1-E

Ans: 10(A)

 

 

 

 

 

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