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

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Daily Current Affairs 26th October 2020 in English

 

  1. Google and Central Water Commission (CWC) of India have launched the flood forecasting initiatives across India for the past several months. Central Water Commission is a technical organization that functions as part of which of the following ministry?

(A) Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change

(B) Ministry of Jal Shakti

(C) Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation

(D) Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers’ Welfare

ANSWERS: – 1(B) 

 

 

  1. Bihar Chief Minister, Nitish Kumar has released a book titled “Siyasat Mein Sadasyata” authored by Bihar Assembly Speaker Vijay Kumar Choudhary. Nitish Kumar is a national president of which party?

(A) Hindustani AwamMorcha

(B) LokJanshakti Party

(C) RashtriyaJanata Dal

(D) Janata Dal (United)

Ans: 2(D) 

 

  1. Airtel Payments Bank and National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) have collaborated in order to train and skill young people in rural areas on financial services and helping them in finding jobs and become entrepreneurs in the sector. Where is headquarters of NSDC?

(A) New Delhi

(B) Mumbai

(C) Chennai

(D) Kolkata

Ans: 3(A)

 

  1. Union Minister of Commerce and Industry, PiyushGoyal has inaugurated the National Digital Conference on “Easing Doing Business for Atmanirbhar Bharat”. The conference is organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) with the DPIIT to improve the business environment of India. Who is the present President of CII?

(A)Anand Mahindra

(B) Shiv Nadar

(C)UdayKotak

(D)DilipShanghvi

Ans: 4(C)

 

 

  1. NITI Aayogand Embassy of the Netherlands has signed a Statement of Intent (SoI) to support the decarbonization and energy transition agenda for accommodating cleaner and more energy. NITI Aayog was founded in which year?

(A) 2017

(B) 2015

(C) 2014

(D) 2016

Ans: 5(B)

 

  1. Francisco PascualEyegue Obama Asue was reappointed as the Prime Minister of the Republic of Equatorial Guinea for 3rd consecutive term. Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about Republic of Equatorial Guinea?

 

  1. Equatorial Guinea is a Central African country.
  2. Malabo is Capital of Equatorial Guinea.
  3. TeodoroObiangNguemaMbasogo is present president of Equatorial Guinea.
  4. The Central African CFA franc is official currency of Republic of Equatorial Guinea.

(A) Only statement 1 and 2 are true

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

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

(D) All of the above statements are true about Republic of Equatorial Guinea

Ans: 6(D) 

 

  1. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced to celebrate September 2020 as “PoshanMaah” or “Nutrition Month”. Consider the following statement(s)-

 

  1. During the Nutrition Month, Food and Nutrition Quiz and meme competition will be organised by the MyGov portal.
  2. Agriculture Fund of India with information about the crops of each district and their nutrition value are being prepared.
  3. A unique nutrition park has been created at the Statue of Unity, where people can witness the nutrition-related education along with other fun activities.

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about “PoshanMaah”?

(A) All of the above statements are true about “PoshanMaah”

(B) Only statement 1 and 3 are true

(C) Only statement 2 and 3 are true

(D) Only statement 1 and 2 are true

Ans: 7(A) 

 

  1. Which statement(s) is/are true about “Arrow-2” ballistic missile interceptor?

 

  1. Israel has successfully tested its advanced missile defence system, “Arrow-2” ballistic missile interceptor.
  2. The Missile test was conducted in the test site in Central Israel over the Mediterranean Sea.
  3. The Missile Defense Agency (MDA) of Canada along with Israeli Air Force and Israel Aerospace Industries conducted the testing.

(A) Only statement 2 and 3 are true

(B) Only statement 3 is true

(C) Only statement 1 and 2 are true

(D) All of the above statements are true about Arrow-2” ballistic missile interceptor

Ans: 8(C)

 

  1. Match the following about Country and its Prime Ministers:

                    List-I                                                    List-II

  1. Japan                                A. Mahinda Rajapaksa
  2. Sri Lanka                         B. Chung Sye-kyun
  3. Thailand                        C. YoshihideSuga
  4. South Korea                 D. Justin Trudeau
  5. Canada                             E. Prayut Chan-o-cha

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

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

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

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

Ans: 9(A) 

 

  1. The term of governor of Reserve Bank of India typically runs for three years and can, in some cases, be extended for another two years. Match the following about governor of RBI and their term year:

                 List-I                                                                    List-II

  1. NC Sen Gupta                                                  A. September 2016 to December 2018
  2. KR Puri                                                                  B. November 1997 to September 2003
  3. Urjit R Patel                                                           C. September 2013 to September 2016
  4. DrRaghuramRajan                                     D. May 1975 to August 1975
  5. DrBimalJalan                                                    E. August 1975 to May 1977

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

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

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

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

Ans: 10(D)

 

 

 

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