Current Affairs Quiz: September 30, 2021

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  1. Recently Union Law Minister Kiren Rijiju inaugurated the country’s first “Sports Arbitration Centre of India” in which state?
    A) Gujarat
    B) Uttarakhand
    C) Haryana
    D) Bihar
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Union Law Minister Kiren Rijiju inaugurated the country’s first “Sports Arbitration Centre of India” in Gujarat which will serve as an independent body to fast track disputes in the sports sector.
  2. Recently a task force has been set up to firm up sustainable finance roadmap.Who will head this committee?
    A) Rakesh Sharma
    B) Vikram Seth
    C) Vikram Singh
    D) Ajay Seth
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Amid the growing global focus on the economic impact of environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues, the government has set up a key task force under economic affairs secretary Ajay Seth to lay out a concrete road map to bolster India’s sustainable finance architecture.
  3. Recently, the Supreme Courthas introduced a new system by which its crucial decisions, including orders on bail and stay of arrest, can be communicated electronically to prison authorities and investigating agencies through a secure channel.Name it?
    A) SUPREME
    B) FASTAG
    C) UDAY
    D) FASTER
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    In a big fillip to the fundamental rights of life, dignity and personal liberty, the Supreme Courthas introduced a new system by which its crucial decisions, including orders on bail and stay of arrest, can be communicated electronically to prison authorities and investigating agencies through a secure channel.
  4. how many MoU were signed between India and USA for cooperation in Health and Biomedical Sciences?
    A) 3
    B) 2
    C) 4
    D) 5
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Health and Family Welfare Minister Mansukh Mandaviya addressed the closing session of the 4th Indo-US Health Dialogue being hosted by India.
  5. Which country has been elected as the external auditor to the International Atomic Energy Agency?
    A) India
    B) Denmark
    C) Austria
    D) France
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    India has been elected as the external auditor to the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), a prestigious institution that promotes peaceful use of nuclear energy, for a period of six years from 2022 to 2027 after beating Germany and the United Kingdom among other counties.
  6. With which country,India signed MoU for exchange of white shipping information and to boost maritime security cooperation?
    A) France
    B) Maldives
    C) Malaysia
    D) Oman
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    India and Oman inked an agreement for exchange of white shipping information and to boost maritime security cooperation in reflection of growing cooperation between the two sides
  7. As per RBI.what has been set as Ways and Means Advances (WMA) limit for the Central government during the H2FY22i(October 2021 to March 2022)?
    A) ₹60000 cr
    B) ₹45000 cr
    C) ₹40000 cr
    D) ₹50000 cr
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    Reserve Bank of India said that Rs 50,000 crore has been set as the ‘Ways and Means Advances (WMA) limit for the Central government during the H2FY22i(October 2021 to March 2022).
  8. According to data from RBI’s annual report, banks have reported frauds of how much amount between FY19 and FY21?
    A) ₹3.00 trillion
    B) ₹4.50 trillion
    C) ₹2.50 trillion
    D) ₹3.95 trillion
    View Answer
    Option D
    Explanation:
    The Reserve Bank of India allowed loan exposures classified as fraud to be transferred to Asset Reconstruction Companies (ARCs)paving the way for focussed recovery efforts in loans worth trillions of rupees.
  9. Which bank has launched RuPay Signet contactless credit card?
    A) Federal Bank
    B) SBI
    C) IDBI Bank
    D) Bank of Baroda
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Federal Bank joined hands with the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) and launched the ”Federal Bank RuPay Signet Contactless Credit Card.”
  10. Which body has approved the frameworks for gold exchange and Social Stock Exchange?
    A) SEBI
    B) NSE
    C) BSE
    D) NASSCOM
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has approved the frameworks for gold exchange and Social Stock Exchange.
  11. Which country won the Ryder Cup?
    A) USA
    B) Canada
    C) Uk
    D) France
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    The United States, led by a new generation, reclaimed the Ryder Cup, reaching the 14-1/2 points required to beat holders Europe and heralding what could be an era of domination by the Americans at the biennial competition.
  12. Who was re-elected Chairman of Press Trust of India (PTI)?
    A) Dinesh Dixit
    B) Aveek Sarkar
    C) Bibek Dibroy
    D) Varsha Joshi
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    Option B
    Explanation:
    Aveek Sarkar, the Editor Emeritus and Vice Chairman of the Ananda Bazar Group of Publications, was re-elected Chairman of Press Trust of India (PTI), the country’s premier news agency.
  13. Who took over as the new 34th director general of the National Cadet Corps (NCC)?
    A) Gurbirpal Singh
    B) Karambir Singh
    C) KN Shanth Kumar
    D) Vishwair Ahuja
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Lt Gen Gurbirpal Singh took over as the new 34th director general of the National Cadet Corps (NCC).
  14. Who was unanimously elected the first woman Speaker of the Gujarat Assembly?
    A) Nimaben Acharya
    B) Varsha Joshi
    C) Shanti Ben
    D) Ritu Chaturvedi
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Veteran legislator Nimaben Acharya was unanimously elected the first woman Speaker of the Gujarat Assembly, which met for the two-day monsoon session.
  15. Recently Judima, a home-made rice wine from which state gOt GI tag?
    A) Assam
    B) WestBengal
    C) Uttar Pradesh
    D) Rajasthan
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    Judima, a home-made rice wine from Assam and Sojat Mehndi (Henna) from Rajasthan, has been awarded the geographical indication (GI) tag.
  16. Recently which country successfully flight tested Raytheon hypersonic weapon?
    A) Russia
    B) France
    C) USA
    D) UK
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    Option C
    Explanation:
    The United States has tested an air-breathing hypersonic weapon capable of speeds faster than five times the speed of sound, marking the first successful test of the class of weapon since 2013, the Pentagon said.
  17. Recently which earth monitoring satellite was launched from California that has recorded human and natural impacts on Earth’s surface for decades?
    A) LandSat 9
    B) LandSat 7
    C) Sat 8
    D) Land 9 X
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    The latest in a series of U.S. satellites that has recorded human and natural impacts on Earth’s surface for decades was launched into orbit from California to ensure continued observations in the era of climate change
  18. Recently which cyclone hitted Odisha and Andhra Pradesh?
    A) Gulab
    B) Katrina
    C) Saryu
    D) Chaman
    View Answer
    Option A
    Explanation:
    The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a red alert for Odisha and Andhra Pradesh after the ‘Cyclone Gulab’ made landfall over Northwest and adjoining West-central Bay of Bengal.
  19. Who is the author of book titled “The Battle of Rezang La”?
    A) Sanmukt Mukherjee
    B) Dipender Jain
    C) Manish Soni
    D) Kulpreet Yadav
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    Option D
    Explanation:
    The book has titled “The Battle of Rezang La” authored by ex-naval officer and author Kulpreet Yadav has been released recently.The book was published under Penguin Random House’s ”Veer” imprint,
  20. Who is the author of book “My Life in Full: Work, Family and Our Future”?
    A) Tanya Tyagi
    B) Akanksha Chaturvedi
    C) Indra Nooyi
    D) Ritu Banerjee
    View Answer
    Option C
    Explanation:
    Former PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi has a memoir coming out this fall that her publisher is calling an “unvarnished take” on her rise to becoming one of the world’s most powerful women.
  21. When is World Heart Day observed?
    A) September 28
    B) September 29
    C) September 30
    D) September 25
    View Answer
    Option B
    Explanation:
    World Heart Day is observed annually on September 29. It is celebrated to spread awareness about the importance of keeping the heart fit as it’s one of the most important organs.
  22. What is the theme of this year’s International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste?
    A) Stop food loss and waste. For the people. For the planet.
    B) Food loss and waste reduction
    C) Clear call for food reduction
    D) Stop food wastage for the earth
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    Option A
    Explanation:
    International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste is celebrated on September 29,since 2020, to promote and implement global efforts to resolve the issue of food wastage.

STATIC GK BASED ON CURRENT AFFAIRS

  1. Where is the HQ of international atomic energy agency?
    A) Washington
    B) Paris
    C) Vienna
    D) Rome
    View Answer
    Option C

  2. What is the currency of Oman?
    A) Dinar
    B) Rial
    C) Lira
    D) Rupee
    View Answer
    Option B

  3. Where is the HQ of SEBI?
    A) Pune
    B) NewDelhi
    C) Mumbai
    D) Kolkata
    View Answer
    Option C

  4. What is the tagline of Federal Bank?
    A) Your Perfect Banking Partner
    B) Experience our Expertise
    C) Let’s make money simple
    D) Aao Sochein Bada
    View Answer
    Option A

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