CURRENT AFFAIRS
DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS
A)
MSMEs
B)
Agriculture
C)
Gold Import
D)
Foreign Exchange

Correct Answer : Option (A) - MSMEs

Note :

Receivables Exchange of India (RXIL) is the invoice discounting platform for MSMEs. It is a TReDS (Trade Receivables Discounting System) Exchange Platform accredited by the RBI.
RXIL recently announced that it has discounted receivables of Rs 1,000 crores in a month. The platform has over 7000 registered MSMEs and have processed over 5,00,000 invoices, since its launch in 2017.

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Published On : April 8, 2021
A)
Uttar Pradesh
B)
Madhya Pradesh
C)
Gujarat
D)
Bihar

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Uttar Pradesh

Note :

The Uttar Pradesh Cabinet has approved the Uttar Pradesh Regulation of Urban Premises Tenancy (second) Ordinance 2021.
It aims to reduce tenancy disputes as it makes signing of contract compulsory to rent out a property. There is no clear mechanism for conflict resolution under the present law. It was promulgated and implemented in the state of January 2021.

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Published On : April 8, 2021
A)
HAL
B)
BEML
C)
DRDO
D)
ISRO

Correct Answer : Option (C) - DRDO

Note :

The Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO) has allowed private sector firms to join hands with it in development and production of missile systems.
This announcement has been made under the Development-cum-Production Partner programme. The programmes covered under the programme include the Vertical Launched Short Range Surface to Air Missile system (VL-SRSAM).

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Published On : April 8, 2021
A)
Sirshendu De
B)
Bikramjit Basu
C)
N. Ravishankar
D)
Suman Chakraborty

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Suman Chakraborty

Note : Professor Suman Chakraborty has been selected for the 30th GD Birla Award for Scientific Research.

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Published On : April 8, 2021
A)
Ministry of IT
B)
Ministry of HRD
C)
Ministry of Health
D)
Ministry of Environment

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Ministry of Environment

Note : The Former Union Environment Minister and an MLA from Wankaner in Gujarat, Digvijaysinh Zala has passed away following a brief illness.

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Published On : April 8, 2021
A)
Naomi Osaka
B)
Ashleigh Barty
C)
Simona Halep
D)
Karolina Muchova

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Ashleigh Barty

Note : Ashleigh Barty (Australia) has won the Miami Open Tennis 2021 women's single title.

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Published On : April 8, 2021
A)
Justice Nuthalapati Venkata Ramana
B)
Justice Bhushan Ramkrishna Gavai
C)
Justice Ajay Manikrao Khanwilkar
D)
Justice L. Nageswara Rao

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Justice Nuthalapati Venkata Ramana

Note : The senior-most Supreme Court judge Justice Nuthalapati Venkata Ramana has been appointed as the next Chief Justice of India (CJI).

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Published On : April 8, 2021
A)
Depression
B)
Health for All
C)
Building a fairer, healthier world for everyone
D)
Universal Health Coverage: Everyone, Everywhere

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Building a fairer, healthier world for everyone

Note : The Theme of 2021 World Health Day is "Building a fairer, healthier world for everyone".

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Published On : April 8, 2021
A)
Ministry of Defence
B)
Ministry of Home Affairs
C)
Ministry of Women and Child Development
D)
Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation

Note :

The Union Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI) has recently released a report titled “Women and Men in India 2020”.
This report has been published by MoSPI since 1995 and this year’s report is 20th in the series. It provides gender related data for policy makers, planners and other stakeholders.

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Published On : April 7, 2021
A)
TLTRO
B)
PM SVANIDHI
C)
PM KISAN
D)
MUDRA Yojana

Correct Answer : Option (B) - PM SVANIDHI

Note :

Under the PM SVANIDHI scheme, urban street vendors are sanctioned with working capital credit facilities upto Rs,10,000 per year by banks. This scheme was launched by the Government of India to provide micro-credit facility to vendors during Covid-19 lockdown.
As per a recent data by the Ministry of Home Affairs, out of the total disbursement under the scheme, private banks have contributed only 1.6%.

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Published On : April 7, 2021