Current Affairs 1 January 2021 Quiz
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Quiz from Current Affairs 31 December 2020 of A2Z – Click Here to Read Current Affairs of December 31, 2020
- Where did Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari announced the setting up of multi-model logistics park?
- Indian Railways completed successful speed trials of the new design Vistadome Tourist Coaches made by Integral Coach Factory (ICF) at what speed?
A) 190 kmph
B) 140 kmph
C) 180 kmph
D) 120 kmph
- The Union Cabinet approved the export of which missile system in order to boost domestic defence manufacturing?
- Where did Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in December 2020?
- Which bank has collaborated with Salesforce, a leader in customer relationship management, to build a next generation technology platform to power the retail lending business?
A) IndusInd Bank
B) Axis Bank
C) Kotak Mahindra Bank
D) Yes Bank
- Which foreign bank in India has introduced ‘Travel Now’, a one-stop travel marketplace within its app?
A) DBS Bank
B) Qatar National Bank
C) The Bank of Nova Scotia
D) SBM Bank
- Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation (PCMC) of Pune signed an MoU with which of the following to co-create India’s first Social Impact Bond (SIB)?
A) United Nations Population Fund
B) United Nations Capital Development Fund
C) United Nations Environment Programme
D) United Nations Development Programme
- Which state government signed a contract execution (MoU) for the country’s first ethanol plant to be set up in the state under the public-private partnership (PPP) model?
- The Common Services Centers (CSCs) has partnered with which institute to establish a Design and Innovation Lab for conducting research on design-led innovations related to leveraging livelihood?
A) IIT Kharagpur
B) IIT Delhi
C) IIT Roorkee
D) IIT Madras
- The government extended the tenure of whom as the secretary of Department of Space and chairman of Space Commission by a year?
A) K Sivan
B) A. S. Kiran Kumar
C) B. N. Suresh
D) S. Somanath
- Who has been conferred with the Dr. Narendra Dabholkar Memorial Award for 2020?
A) Suba Veerapandian
B) M. Karunanidhi
C) E. V. Ramasamy
D) K. Veeramani
- Who has been conferred with the prestigious “Eminent Engineer Award for the Year 2020’ by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)?
A) Sunil Arora
B) V.K. Yadav
C) Sudhir Bhargava
D) Bimal Julka
- Who launched the Global Pravasi Rishta portal and mobile App, to connect with Indian Diaspora across the world?
A) O. Rajagopal
B) M. T. Ramesh
C) V. Muraleedharan
D) S. Jaishankar
- The test trial of which India’s first indigenously designed and developed Air Dropped Container is conducted successfully by DRDO?
- Which of the following developed Quantum Random Number Generator (QRNG)?
A) Hindustan Aeronautics Limited
B) Indian Space Research Organisation
C) Bhabha Atomic Research Centre
D) Defence Research and Development Organisation
- Which of the following launched the country’s first remote monitoring system for oil refineries’ turbines?
A) Indian Oil
B) Bharat Petroleum
C) Oil India
D) Hindustan Petroleum
- Which of the following has developed India’s first Ruthenium 106 Plaque for effective eye cancer treatment?
A) Indira Gandhi Centre For Atomic Research
B) Atomic Energy Commission
C) Bhabha Atomic Research Centre
D) Saha Institute of Nuclear Physics
- Where is the India’s first Pollinator Park being opened?
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- Where is the HQ of Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) situated?
A) Washington DC, USA
B) London, UK
C) Rome, Italy
D) Geneva, Switzerland
- Where is the HQ of Indian Oil Corporation situated?
B) New Delhi
- Where is the HQ of Bhabha Atomic Research Center situated?