24th January 2021 Daily Current Affairs & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 24th January 2021 in English


  1. The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), a mega free trade agreement (FTA) was signed recently by 15 nations, namely the 10 ASEAN states. In context to the same tell us, which of the following country is not the member of the ASEAN?

(A) Thailand

(B) Malaysia

(C) Mauritius

(D) Singapore

ANSWERS: – 1(C) 


  1. Bihar started the first state-level bird festival “Kalrav” in the Nagi-Nakti Bird Sanctuary in Jamui District of Bihar. In context to the same tell us, when was Jharkhand was carved out of the southern portion of Bihar?

(A) 1996

(B) 2003

(C) 2000

(D) 2001



  1. Semeru volcano erupted in East Java, Indonesia. Other volcanoes such as Merapi (Java) and Sinabung (Sumatra) have also erupted recently. In context to the same tell us, on which planet there is a tallest volcano in the Solar System?

(A) Mars

(B) Earth

(C) Jupiter

(D) None of these

ANSWERS: – 3(A) 


  1. Scientists from the Zoological Survey of India concluded that India is home to two (sub)species of Himalayan red panda (Ailurus fulgens) and Chinese red panda (Ailurus styani). In context to the same tell us, where is the headquarter of Zoological Survey of India located?

(A) Bhopal

(B) Kolkata

(C) Indore

(D) Lucknow

ANSWERS: – 4(B) 


  1. DRDO handed over the Motor Bike Ambulance “Rakshita” to CRPF. In context to the same tell us, under the Integrated Guided Missile Development Programme which missile was developed by DRDO for the first time?

(A) Agni

(B) Akash

(C) Naag

(D) Prithvi

ANSWERS: – 5(D) 


  1. The North American Nanohetz Gravitational Wave Observatory (NANOGrav) discovered the hum of the universe. According to the researchers, the hum is generated by gravitational waves.

Consider the following statements regarding gravitational waves –

(1) Gravitational waves are disturbances in the curvature of spacetime, generated by accelerated masses.

(2) The hum of the universe comes from a dead star called a “pulsar”.
(3) In 2014, scientists detected gravitational waves for the very first time.

Which of the above is/are correct?

(A) Only (1) and (2)

(B) Only (3) and (1)

(C) Only (2) and (3)

(D) None of the above

ANSWERS: – 6(A) 


  1. The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, in cooperation with Amazon Web Services, will establish a quantum computing application laboratory.

Consider the following statements regarding “Quantum Physics” –

(I) The Schrödinger equation is a linear partial differential equation that governs the wave function of a quantum-

mechanical system.

(II) It is the study of matter and energy at its most fundamental level.

(III) A central tenet of quantum physics is that energy comes in indivisible packets called quanta.

Which of the above is/are correct?

(A) Only (3) and (2)

(B) Only (1) and (3)

(C) Only (2) and (1)

(D) All of the above



  1. Chennai’s INSPIRE professor and his team are working to develop a transgenic Zebrafish.

Consider the following statements regarding the same –

(I) The zebrafish is a freshwater fish belonging to the minnow family.

(II) It mostly found in North Asia.

(III) It used in scientific research such as drug development.

Which of the above is/are correct?

(A) Only (1) and (2)

(B) Only (3) and (1)

(C) Only (2) and (3)

(D) None of the above

ANSWERS: –  8(D) 


  1. The Chief Minister of Gujarat announced a “horticultural development mission”.

Match the following in context to state and their dance –

(a) West Bengal                           1- Kathi, Gambhira, Dhali, Jatra, Baul, Marasia, Mahal, Keertan.

(b) Punjab                                      2- Ghumar, Chakri, Ganagor, Jhulan Leela, Jhuma, Suisini, Ghapal, Kalbeliya.

(c) Rajasthan                                3- Bhangra, Giddha, Daff, Dhaman, Bhand, Naqual.

(d) Tamil Nadu                            4- Bharatanatyam, Kumi, Kolattam, Kavadi.


(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. The 5th Defence Ministers Dialogue (DMD) between India and Singapore was successfully held.

Match the following Indian Military Exercises with related country –

(a) Mitra Shakti                        1- Sri Lanka

(b) Multi-national FTX             2- ASEAN plus

(c) Nomadic Elephant               3- Mongolia

(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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