Current Affairs Quiz: December 25, 2021

Current Affairs 25 December 2021 Quiz

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  1. according to the data compiled by Hurun Research Institute,what is the rank of India in highest number of unicorns in 2021?
    A) 3rd
    B) 4th
    C) 5th
    D) 1st
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Adding 33 ‘unicorns’ in a single year has helped India displace the United Kingdom to be thirdin the list of countries that are home to such enterprises valued at over $1 billion each, according to a report released. India was placed fourth when it comes to the number of unicorns last year.
  2. How much amount of loan was signed between India and European Investment Bank for Agra a metro Rail Project?
    A) 250 million
    B) 300 million
    C) 400 million
    D) 500 million
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    To boost urban public transport connectivity in Agra the Indian and European Investment Bank (EIB) signed a finance contract for the first tranche loan of Euro 250 million for the metro rail project.
  3. Recently Paytm Payments bank partnered with which company to offer international remittance directly to Paytm Wallet?
    A) Moneygram
    B) Payzapp
    C) PayPal
    D) Visa
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Paytm Payments Bank, an associate entity of Paytm, and Nasdaq-listed MoneyGram, a global leader in digital P2P payments, have entered into a partnership to enable MoneyGram customers globally to send money in real-time to a Paytm Wallet user in India.
  4. What is the tagline of Akasa Air which was recently revealed?
    A) Inspired by the Sky
    B) Sky and Limits
    C) No limit to Fly
    D) Reach the heights
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Akasa Air, which is set for launch next year, revealed its symbol and tagline that the airline said is inspired by elements of the sky
  5. In Asian Champions Trophy, which country defeated Pakistan to win consolation bronze?
    A) India
    B) SriLanka
    C) Nepal
    D) Australia
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Olympic bronze medallist India defeated arch-rival Pakistan 4-3 in a pulsating third-place playoff match to win the bronze medal at the Asian Champions Trophy men’s hockey tournament.
  6. Which country beated India to retain SAFF U-19 Women’s Championship title?
    A) Bangladesh
    B) Pakistan
    C) Bhutan
    D) Nepal
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Bangladeshi girls continued their domination in the regional football as they became champions in the Saff U-19 football championship by beating India in the final at Bir Shresta Shaeed Sipahi Mustafa Kamal Stadium, Kamalapur.
  7. Who became the first Indian girl to win Jr Squash Open in USAsian Champions Trophy?
    A) Shubhangi Tiwari
    B) tanya Tyagi
    C) Divya Kumari
    D) Anhat Singh
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    Anahat Singh bagged the Junior US Open Squash Championship title in the U-15 girls’ category, becoming the first Indian in any age division to win the title. Still only 13, the Delhi girl defeated Jayda Marei of Egypt 11-9, 11-5, 8-11, 11-5 to end the season on a high.
  8. Who was appointed as new MD of IFFCO Tokio General Insurance?
    A) Aditya Singh
    B) HO Suri
    C) Mahesh Jain
    D) Priyank Tiwari
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    IFFCO-TOKIO General Insurance announced the appointment of HO Suri as its new managing director and chief executive officer.
  9. Which bank have been awarded the ‘Most Effective Bank-Fintech Partnership: Agile and Adaptable’ at the IBSi-Global Fintech Innovation Awards 2021?
    A) Federal Bank
    B) IDBI Bank
    C) ICICI Bank
    D) HDFC Bank
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    Vayana Network, one of India’s largest trade finance platform, and Federal Bank, a leading Private Sector Bank have been awarded the ‘Most Effective Bank-Fintech Partnership: Agile and Adaptable’ at the IBSi-Global Fintech Innovation Awards 2021.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. Where is the HQ of Federal bank?
    A) Kochi
    B) Aluva
    C) Thiruvananthapuram
    D) Bengaluru
    View Answer
    Option B

  2. Where is the HQ of IFFCO?
    A) Mumbai
    B) Chennai
    C) NewDelhi
    D) Lucknow
    View Answer
    Option C

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