23rd November 2020 Daily Current Affairs & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 23rd November 2020 in English

 

  1. Jal Shakti Ministry has launched ‘Water Heroes- Share Your Stories’ Contest to reach out to people on the important subject of water conservation and management. In which of the following year the Ministry of Jal Shakti was founded?

(A) 2017

(B) 2020

(C) 2019

(D) 2018

ANSWERS: – 1(C) 

 

  1. Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has successfully flight-tested a Hypersonic Technology Demonstrator Vehicle (HSTDV). Where is the headquarters of DRDO?

(A) Hyderabad

(B) Bengaluru

(C) New Delhi

(D) Chennai

Ans: 2(C) 

 

  1. World Food Day (WFD) is observed globally on 16th October every year. Which of the following international organisation has celebrated the World Food Day?

(A) Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

(B) World Trade Organization (WTO)

(C) World Health Organization (WHO)

(D) International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Ans: 3(A) 

 

  1. Former Chief Justice of the Kerala High Court, Justice KK Usha was passed away. Justice Usha became the ___________ woman to join the High Court Judiciary from the Bar and became a Chief Justice.

(A) First

(B) Fifth

(C) Third

(D) Tenth

Ans: 4(A) 

 

  1. India has been ranked 105th position “Global Economic Freedom Index 2020 Annual Report” by Canada’s Fraser Institute. This is the _____________ edition of Economic Freedom of the World.

(A) 30th

(B) 28th

(C) 20th

(D) 24th

Ans: 5(D) 

 

  1. India and Maldives have signed an agreement for the establishment of ‘Emergency Medical Services’ in Male. Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about the Maldives?

 

  1. Maldives is a country located in South Asia.
  2. Male is the capital city of Maldives.
  3. The Maldivian rufiyaa is the currency of the Maldives.
  4. Ibrahim Mohamed Solih is the present President of the Maldives.

(A) Only statement 1, 2 and 3 are true

(B) Only statement 1 and 2 are true

(C) Only statement 2, 3 and 4 are true

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

Ans: 6(D) 

 

  1. The World Bank expects India’s economy to contract 9.6% for Financial Year 2021. Consider the following statements about World Bank:
  2. The World Bank is an international financial institution that provides loans and grants to the governments of low and middle income countries for the purpose of pursuing capital projects.

 

  1. David R Malpass was selected as 13th President of the World Bank Group.
  2. The World Bank was founded in July 1944 and its headquarters located in Washington DC, USA.
  3. The World Bank Group is a family of five international organizations that make leveraged loans to developing countries.

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

(A) Only statement 2 and 3 are true

(B) All of the above statements are true about World Bank

(C) Only statement 3 and 4 are true

(D) Only statement 1 and 2 are true

Ans: 7(B) 

 

  1. The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has approved establishment of a new All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) at Darbhanga in Bihar. Which of the following statement(s) is are true about Bihar?

 

  1. Bihar is a state in East India, bordering Nepal.
  2. Important Buddhist pilgrimage sites include the Bodhi Tree in Bodhgaya’s Mahabodhi Temple is located in Bihar.
  3. Nitish Kumar is the present Chief Minister of Bihar while Phagu Chauhan is the current Governor of Bihar.
  4. Bihar has population of 10.41 crores, an increase from figure of 8.30 Crore in 2001 census.
  5. Sex Ratio in urban regions of Bihar was 895 females per 1000 males.

(A) Only statement 2, 3 and 5 are true

(B) All of the above statements are true about Bihar

(C) Only statement 1, 2, 3 and 4 are true

(D) Only statement 2 and 5 are true

Ans: 8(B) 

 

  1. The Indian Army is the land-based branch and the largest component of the Indian Armed Forces. Match the following list about Armed Forces and its foundation year:

                  List-I                                                        List-II

  1. Indian Army                                              A. 1932
  2. Indian Air Force                                      B. 1978
  3. Indian Coast Guard                               C. 1895
  4. Indian Navy                                              D. 1965
  5. Border Security Force                          E. 1969
  6. Central Industrial Security Force          F. 1950 

(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. Articles 12-35 of Indian Constitution deal with Fundamental Rights. Match the following column about Fundamental Rights and articles?

Column-I                                                                       Column-II

  1. Right to Equality                                           A. Article 31
  2. Cultural and Educational Rights                 B. Article 19-22
  3. Right against Exploitation                       C. Article   25-28
  4. Right to Constitutional Remedies             D. Article 29-30
  5. Right to Freedom                                         E. Article 23-24
  6. Right to Freedom of Religion                       F. Article 14-18

(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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