CURRENT AFFAIRS
DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS
A)
7.3%
B)
7.9%
C)
8.1%
D)
9.6%

Correct Answer : Option (A) - 7.3%

Note : The Indian economy contracted by 7.3 percent in Financial Year 2020-21, as per official data released by the Statistics Ministry.

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Published On : June 2, 2021
A)
Lee Weing
B)
Martin Roper
C)
Jean-Luc Martinez
D)
Laurence des Cars

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Laurence des Cars

Note : The French presidency has appointed Laurence des Cars, the current director of the Musee d'Orsay in Paris, to head the world's largest museum as of September 1.

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Published On : June 1, 2021
A)
11.2%
B)
12.5%
C)
13.5%
D)
14.2%

Correct Answer : Option (C) - 13.5%

Note : In its semi-annual financial stability report, RBI had earlier said that the bad loan ratio of banks could rise to 13.5% under the baseline stress scenario by September 2021.

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Published On : June 1, 2021
A)
Vimal Singh
B)
VK Paul
C)
Amitabh Kant
D)
Rajesh Bhushan

Correct Answer : Option (B) - VK Paul

Note : VK Paul will head the Emergency Management Plan Group. Centre has reconstituted the six Empowered Groups into ten groups to tackle the COVID situation in the country.

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Published On : June 1, 2021
A)
2500 cr
B)
3500 cr
C)
4352 cr
D)
5117 cr

Correct Answer : Option (D) - 5117 cr

Note : The Central Government has allocated Rs. 5,117 crore grant to Madhya Pradesh under Jal Jeevan Mission to provide safe and potable piped drinking water to all the rural household in the state.

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Published On : June 1, 2021
A)
Assam
B)
Nagaland
C)
Tamil Nadu
D)
Meghalaya

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Assam

Note : The Assam government has announced Chief Sishu Sewa Scheme for the welfare of those children who lost parents due to COVID-19.

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Published On : June 1, 2021
A)
Srinagar
B)
Leh
C)
Jammu
D)
Anantnag

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Srinagar

Note :

Dal is a lake in Srinagar city, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir. It is also called as the “Jewel in the crown of Kashmir”.
Recently, illegal constructions have been reported in the lake. The Lakes and Water Ways Development Authority (LAWDA), has demolished more than 170 illegal structures around the lake, in the last three months.

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Published On : June 1, 2021
A)
English
B)
French
C)
Chinese
D)
Spanish

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Chinese

Note :

The International Astronomical Union (IAU) has approved eight Chinese names for features around the area on the Moon
Last year, China’s spacecraft Chang’e-5 probe landed near those places to collect samples from the lunar surface and return to Earth. China has been naming geographical entities on the Moon since 2010.

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Published On : June 1, 2021
A)
10
B)
5
C)
3
D)
2

Correct Answer : Option (C) - 3

Note : The three Indian peacekeepers, who laid down their lives while serving in UN peacekeeping missions in 2020 has been chosen to be awarded the prestigious UN medal posthumously for courage and sacrifice in the line of duty.

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Published On : May 31, 2021
A)
Ravindra Kaushik
B)
Samant Kumar Goel
C)
Mohanlal Bhaskar
D)
Saraswathi Rajamani

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Samant Kumar Goel

Note : The government extended the tenure of Research and Analysis Wing (R&AW) Chief Samant Kumar Goel, by one-year.

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Published On : May 31, 2021