Current Affairs Quiz: November 20,2021

Current Affairs 20 November 2021 Quiz

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  1. Recently which National Workshop on Digital India Land Record Modernisation Programme (DILRMP) was launched by Union Minister Giriraj Singh?
    A)BhumiSamvaad
    B)BhumiJal
    C)Bhumigath
    D)BhumiMatsya
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Union Minister for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Giriraj Singh inaugurated ‘BhumiSamvaad’ – a National Workshop on Digital India Land Record Modernisation Programme (DILRMP) at India Habitat Centre in the national capital.
  2. Recently Army and IAF prepared for winter deployment amid Ladakh standoff.Name the operation?
    A)Polo
    B)Hercules
    C)Vishaka
    D)Vijay
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    The Indian Army and Air Force carried out a joint exercise to assess their logistics supply chain.
  3. Which company has partnered with OneCard, a mobile-first credit card company, to offer no-cost Equated Monthly Instalments (EMIs) across its network of 250,000 retailers?
    A)Rupay
    B)MasterCard
    C)Visa
    D)MSwipe
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Mswipe said it has partnered with OneCard, a mobile-first credit card company, to offer no-cost Equated Monthly Instalments (EMIs) across its network of 250,000 retailers.
  4. Which bank has entered into a co-lending agreement with fintech firm U GRO Capitalto offer financing solutions to micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs)?
    A)ICICI
    B)IDBI
    C)PNB
    D)SBI
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    State Bank of India has entered into a co-lending agreement with fintech firm U GRO Capitalto offer financing solutions to micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), the lender said
  5. Which bank has launched micro-credit facility for PM SVANidhi scheme?
    A)HDFC Bank
    B)RBL Bank
    C)SBI
    D)Bank of Baroda
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    HDFC Bank announced the launch of micro-credit facility for street vendors, PM Street Vendor’s AtmaNirbhar Nidhi (PM SVANidhi), with common service centres (CSC).
  6. Which provider recentlyreceived an in-principle approval from RBI to set up an account aggregator business under its wholly owned subsidiary?
    A)Max Viro
    B)IDBI Federal
    C)SBI life
    D)NSDL e-governance
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    NSDL e-Governance Infrastructure, IT-enabled services provider, said it has received an in-principle approval from RBI to set up an account aggregator business under its wholly owned subsidiary, NSDL e-Governance Account Aggregator Ltd. NSDL e-Governance Infrastructure issues PAN cards and helps government agencies in e-governance projects.
  7. As per World Bank report,India received how much amount of remittances in 2021?
    A)USD 81 billion
    B)USD 65 billion
    C)USD 67 billion
    D)USD 87 billion
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    India received USD 87 billion in remittances in 2021 as compared to USD 83 billion received in remittances in 2020, as per a World Bank report.
  8. Which country to host ICC 2025 Championship Trophy?
    A)Pakistan
    B)India
    C)South Africa
    D)Australia
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Major cricket event will return to Pakistan after more than two decades with the country set to host the 2025 Champions Trophy, an ICC flagship tournament.
  9. India’s First Gravitational Waves Research Facility To Come Up In which state?
    A)Madhya Pradesh
    B)Uttrakhand
    C)Uttar Pradesh
    D)Maharashtra
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    The Hingoli revenue department has handed over 225 hectare of land here in Maharashtra to authorities of the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) project for setting up the first such facility in the country.
  10. Who is the author of book Unshackling India: Hard Truths and Clear Choices for Economic Revival’?
    A)AjayChibber
    B)Salman Soz
    C)AneesSoni
    D)Both A and B
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    The book titled ‘Unshackling India: Hard Truths and Clear Choices for Economic Revival’ coauthored by Ajay Chhibber and Salman Anees Soz.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. Where is the HQ of ICC?
    A)Dubai
    B)Manila
    C)Bangkok
    D)Washington
    View Answer
    Option A

  2. Where is the HQ of HDFC Bank?
    A)Chennai
    B)Mumbai
    C)Pune
    D)NewDelhi
    View Answer
    Option B

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