Daily & Latest Current Affair in 2022

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DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS
A)
Indian Air Force
B)
Railway Protection Force
C)
Ministry of Home Affairs
D)
Border Security Force

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Railway Protection Force

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Indian Railway Protection Force has launched a nationwide operation to curb human trafficking. As part of “Operation AAHT”, special teams will be deployed on all long-distance trains/routes with focus on rescuing victims, particularly women and children, from the clutches of traffickers.
 
The Railways, which operate about 21,000 trains across the country daily, is the most reliable mode of transportation for the traffickers who often moved their victims on long-distance trains.
 
The RPF that recued more than more than 2,000 women and children between 2017-21 from the clutches of traffickers intensified the crackdown on human trafficking with the increasing number of cases. The National Crime Records Bureau registers about 2,200 cases of Human Trafficking cases on an average each year.

Source : The Hindu

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Published On : February 8, 2022
A)
China
B)
Japan
C)
India
D)
Germany

Correct Answer : Option (C) - India

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India scored the highest on digital readiness among the 19 countries surveyed as part of the Salesforce Global Index. The index measures global employee sentiments and readiness to acquire the key digital skills needed by businesses today and over the next five years.
 
India had the highest digital readiness score of 63 out of 100, with 72% respondents saying they were actively learning digital skills to prepare themselves for the future of work.
 
The index is based on a survey of more than 23,500 workers in 19 countries, with an average global readiness score of 33 out of 100. According to IDC, the “Salesforce economy” or Salesforce and its partner ecosystem in India will create 1.3 million jobs and $66.4 billion in new business revenues by 2026.
 
Salesforce India CEO Arundhati Bhattacharya said, “In a digital-first world, the skills gap has hit an inflection point. Corporate India has made a concerted effort to bridge the gap and results are here for us to see. India is rapidly developing to become a global powerhouse for talent with the potential to lead this global transition to an all-new digital economy.”

Source : Economic Times

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Published On : February 8, 2022
A)
Bheem
B)
Arjun
C)
Krishna
D)
Yudhisthira

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Bheem

Note : Praveen Kumar Sobti, who was popular for essaying the role of Bheem in BR Chopra's Mahabharat, passed away on February 7, 2022 at his residence in Ashok Vihar, Delhi. He was 74. The actor reportedly suffered a cardiac arrest. His relative informed that Sobti had a chronic chest infection problem. He is survived by his wife and daughter.

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Published On : February 8, 2022
A)
February 12th
B)
February 13th
C)
February 14th
D)
February 15th

Correct Answer : Option (D) - February 15th

Note : The Union Ministry of Culture will organize a first-of-its-kind Global Summit on ‘Reimagining Museums in India’ on February 15 - 16, 2022. The summit will be inaugurated by Union Culture Minister G. Kishan Reddy.

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Published On : February 8, 2022
A)
5th
B)
7th
C)
9th
D)
11th

Correct Answer : Option (D) - 11th

Note : Mukesh Ambani is ranked 11th with a net worth of $87.9B, as per the Bloomberg Index on February 8, 2022. Gautam Adani overtook Reliance Chairman Mukesh Ambani to be ranked among the top 10 wealthiest persons of the world.

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Published On : February 8, 2022
A)
Gautam Adani
B)
Mukesh Ambani
C)
Ratan Tata
D)
Cyrus Poonawalla

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Gautam Adani

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Billionaire Gautam Adani has become Asia’s richest person.
 
According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, the coal magnet’s net worth reached $88.5 billion on Monday(7th Feb 2022), eclipsing Mukesh Ambani’s $87.9 billion. Adani (59) is now the world’s biggest wealth-gainer this year, with around $12 billion jump in his personal fortune.
 
Gautam Adani has increasingly looked beyond the fossil fuel for expansion and is moving into renewable energy, airports, data centers, and defense contracting.
 
If 2020 was Ambani’s year when Reliance Industries created billions of dollars in wealth through a technology pivot that brought in Facebook and Google as investors, the pendulum has now since swung toward Adani.

Source : ABP Live

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Published On : February 8, 2022
A)
Assam
B)
West Bengal
C)
Chhattisgarh
D)
Uttarakhand

Correct Answer : Option (B) - West Bengal

Note : The West Bengal government has started an open-air classroom program, called Paray Shikshalaya (Neighborhood School), for students studying in primary and pre-primary classes.

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Published On : February 8, 2022
A)
China
B)
Bangladesh
C)
Pakistan
D)
North Korea

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Pakistan

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Pakistan's Prime Minister "Imran Khan" is likely to visit Russia later this month in the first such trip by a Pakistani prime minister in 23 years.

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Published On : February 7, 2022
A)
Delhi
B)
Punjab
C)
Karnataka
D)
Madhya Pradesh

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Karnataka

Note : Karnataka government has launched a self-defense training programme 'Obavva Art of Self Defence Training' for 50,000 girl students in schools and colleges.

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Published On : February 7, 2022
A)
Japan
B)
China
C)
New Zealand
D)
Australia

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Australia

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Australia will be reopening its borders for fully vaccinated international tourists from February 21, 2022 after almost two years, ending one of the world's strictest and longest travel restrictions imposed due to the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Published On : February 7, 2022