CURRENT AFFAIRS
DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS
A)
8 March
B)
7 March
C)
6 March
D)
5 March

Correct Answer : Option (A) - 8 March

Note : International Women's Day (IWD) is celebrated annually on March 8.

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Published On : March 9, 2021
A)
Kunal Singh
B)
Karan Sharma
C)
Ashok Gulati
D)
Deepak Kumar

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Ashok Gulati

Note : Private sector lender Kotak Mahindra Bank has appointed agricultural economist Ashok Gulati as the additional independent director on its board.

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Published On : March 9, 2021
A)
Women achieving equal future in a COVID 19 world
B)
Women in leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world
C)
Women in leadership: Choose to challenge
D)
Equal future challenge

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Women in leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world

Note : According to the UN, the theme of International Women's Day 2021 is "Women in leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world".

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Published On : March 9, 2021
A)
Generic
B)
Jan Seva
C)
Generic Medicines
D)
Seva Bhi, Rozgar Bhi

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Seva Bhi, Rozgar Bhi

Note : 1st March to 7th March is celebrated as 'Janaushadhi Week' across the nation with the theme of "Jan Aushadhi - Seva Bhi, Rozgar Bhi" for creating awareness about the use of generic medicines.

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Published On : March 9, 2021
A)
Pakistan
B)
India
C)
USA
D)
China

Correct Answer : Option (D) - China

Note : The National People's Congress (NPC) China has increased its defence budget to USD 209 billion, a 6.8 per cent hike compared to the last year.

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Published On : March 9, 2021
A)
Aries-Devasthal Faint Object Spectrograph & Camera
B)
Aries-Devasthal Faded Object Scanning Camera
C)
Aries-Devasthal Faint Object Scanning Camera
D)
None of the above

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Aries-Devasthal Faint Object Spectrograph & Camera

Note :

ADFOSC or Aries-Devasthal Faint Object Spectrograph & Camera is a low-cost optical spectroscope that was designed and developed by the scientists of ARIES, Nainital.
This spectroscope will help the Devasthal Optical telescope use event faint light to locate distant quasars, galaxies, etc.

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Published On : March 9, 2021
A)
Intern link- band inter-band cascade light emitting
B)
Interior-based cascade light emitting diode
C)
Inter-band cascade light emitting device
D)
None of the above

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Inter-band cascade light emitting device

Note :

ICLED or Inter-band Cascade Light Emitting Device is a new type of high-powered light emitting diode that are used in quantitative analysis of several chemicals.
It emits light in the mid IR wavelength regions. It was recently used to develop low-cost sensors to detect methane emission with high accuracy.

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Published On : March 9, 2021
A)
National Education Policy-2020
B)
Vivid Bharat - Diverse India
C)
Books for Readers with Special Needs
D)
Indigenous Voices: Mapping India's Folk & Tribal

Correct Answer : Option (A) - National Education Policy-2020

Note : The Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal has inaugurated the New Delhi World Book Fair 2021-Virtual Edition on the theme 'National Education Policy-2020'.

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Published On : March 8, 2021
A)
Tata AIG General Insurance
B)
HDFC ERGO General Insurance
C)
Bajaj Allianz General Insurance
D)
ICICI Lombard General Insurance

Correct Answer : Option (B) - HDFC ERGO General Insurance

Note : The HDFC ERGO General Insurance has launched a product called "Business Kisht Suraksha" to provide a unique cover to MFIs, financial institutions and banks in the event of a catastrophe or natural disaster.

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Published On : March 8, 2021
A)
Bhoomi Project
B)
Jagrut Tripura
C)
e-Kranti Tripura
D)
EasyGov Tripura

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Jagrut Tripura

Note : The Digital platform 'Jagrut Tripura' has been launched by the CM Biplab Kumar Deb to boost e- governance.

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Published On : March 8, 2021