26th December 2020 Daily Current Affairs & Daily GK Update in English

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Daily Current Affairs 26th December 2020 in English

 

  1. Framework for regulatory sandbox was released by SEBI-

Consider the following statements regarding the Regulatory Sandbox:

  1. The Regulatory Sandbox refers to live testing of new products and services in a controlled environment.
  2. The companies can test their product viability without the need for a larger and more expensive rollout with the help of Regulatory Sandbox.
  3. It provides first and empirical evidence on the benefits and risks of emerging technologies and their implications.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 only

(B) 1 and 2 only

(C) 1,2 and 3

(D) 2 and 3 only

ANSWERS: – 1(C) 

 

  1. Government recently rolled out the New education policy-

Consider the following statements:

  1. Indian Institute of Heritage is a proposed institute under the Ministry of Education.
  2. It was announced as part of the Budget 2020-21.
  3. It is to be established as a centre of excellence in arts and heritage studies and is to have the status of a ‘deemed university’.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 1,2 and 3

(B) 2 only

(C) 2 and 3 only

(D) 3 only

ANSWERS: – 2(C) 

 

  1. According to world bank Half the world lacks access to essential health services

Consider the following statements regarding the ‘One Planet Summit’:

  1. The first One Planet Summit was held in 2019.
  2. The organizers of One Planet Summit are the French Government, World Bank and the United Nations.
  3. The next One Planet Summit is to be hosted by France on January 11, 2021.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 and 2 only

(B) 2 only

(C) 2 and 3 only

(D) 1,2 and 3

ANSWERS: –  3(C) 

 

  1. The UNESCO (United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization) has recently recognized “Hawker” culture and has included it under the list of intangible cultural heritage. Which one of the following country is associated with it?

(A) India

(B) Singapore

(C) Nepal

(D) Japan

ANSWERS: –  4(B) 

 

  1. PM Modi urges soldiers to innovate, practice yoga, and learn an Indian language they don’t know from colleagues.

Consider the following statements:

  1. Recently, the Sports Ministry has formally recognized ‘Yogasana’ as a competitive sport.
  2. This will enable the ancient practice i.e., Yogasana to avail Government funding.
  3. National yoga day is celebrated on 21st June

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 only

(B) 2 and 3

(C) All of the above

(D) none of the above

ANSWERS: –  5(C) 

 

  1. The UN general Assembly has decided the theme and date of International migrants day

Consider the following statements

  1. Every year, the International Migrants Day is celebrated on December 18 by the United Nations and several other international organizations.
  2. This year, the International Migrants Day is celebrated under the theme “Reimagining Human Mobility”.
  3. December 18 was chosen because on this date, the International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of their families was adopted

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 only

(B) 1,2 and 3

(C) 2 and 3 only

(D) 1 and 3 only

ANSWERS: –  6(B) 

 

  1. Recently, the UC FTC (Federal Trade Commission) filed an anti-trust lawsuit against Facebook under Sherman Anti-trust Act.

The “Sherman Anti-trust Act” has been in news in the recent past. Which country is associated with it?

(A) USA

(B) India

(C) China

(D) France

ANSWERS: –  7(A) 

 

  1. Recently, the Geminids Meteor Showers are in the news

Consider the following statements:

  1. The meteors are pieces of rocks and ice that are ejected from comets as they orbit around the sun.
  2. When a meteor reaches the earth, it is called meteorite.
  3. When a series of meteorites are encountered at once, it is called meteor shower.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(A) 1 only

(B) 1 and 2 only

(C) 1,2 and 3

(D) 1 and 3 only

ANSWERS: –   8(C) 

 

  1. HYDERABAD: The forest department has propose include the tiger corridor area in Asifabad

district abutting Kawal Tiger Reserve (KTR)  As a satellite core

Match the following tiger reserves with their states

            LIST 1                 LIST 2

  1. Manas                     Assam
  2. Pakke                 Arunachal
  3. Kulagi                Karnataka
  4. Srisailam         tamil nadu

(A) 1,2,

(B) 1,2,3

(C) All of the above

(D) none of the above

ANSWERS: –  9(B) 10(C)

 

  1. Recently the government of Karnataka has a come up with a project of clearing forest land to make rail line between the coastal city of ankola to hubballi

Match the following Rail tunnels with their states

LIST 1                                               LIST 2

  1. Sangaldan tunnel Jammu Kashmir
  2. Karbude          Maharashtra
  3. Maliguda tunel Odisha
  4. Budhni tunnel Madhya Pradesh

Options

(A) 1,2,

(B) 1,2,3

(C) All of the above

(D) none of the above

ANSWERS: –  10(C)

 

 

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