CURRENT AFFAIRS
DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS
A)
Prime Minister
B)
RBI Governor
C)
Finance Minister
D)
NITI Aayog CEO

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Finance Minister

Note :

The Union Finance Minister chairs the Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) meeting. FSDC was constituted as a non-statutory apex body under the Ministry of Finance in 2010.
Recently, the 23rd FSDC meeting was chaired by the Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman via video conferencing. The meeting discussed India’s efforts to economic recovery and the policy measures taken by the government.

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Published On : July 20, 2021
A)
Offshore Patrol Vessel
B)
Hover craft
C)
Sea Drone
D)
Interceptor boat

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Interceptor boat

Note :

An indigenously built interceptor boat C-454 of the Indian Coast Guard was commissioned at Hazira port in Surat, Gujarat.
This Interceptor boat is built by L&T Jetty, Hazira and is capable of operating in shallow water with very high speed. The boat is fitted with advanced navigation and communication equipment.

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Published On : July 20, 2021
A)
Bangladesh
B)
Sri Lanka
C)
Pakistan
D)
India

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Bangladesh

Note :

Bangladesh marks Martyred Intellectuals Day on December 14 every year, to remember the teachers, journalists and poets killed on this day in 1971.
The Bangladesh Liberation War which began in 1971 grew into the Indo-Pakistan War of 1971, and ended with the victory of Bangladesh. After the victory, Bengali intellectuals and professionals were said to have been killed by Pakistani forces and their collaborators.

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Published On : July 20, 2021
A)
Gujarat
B)
Punjab
C)
Rajasthan
D)
Tamil Nadu

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Gujarat

Note :

Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Gujarat and laid the foundation stones for various developmental projects.
The Hybrid Renewable Energy Park in the district of Kutch will be the country’s largest renewable energy generation park, when completed. Foundation stones were also laid for a fully automated milk processing and packing plant and a Desalination plant in Mandvi, Kutch.

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Published On : July 20, 2021
A)
ICICI General Insurance
B)
SBI General Insurance
C)
Bajaj Allianz General Insurance
D)
HDFC ERGO General Insurance

Correct Answer : Option (B) - SBI General Insurance

Note : SBI General Insurance, one of the leading general insurance companies in India has partnered with IntrCity RailYatri, to provide Domestic Travel Insurance to customers.

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Published On : July 20, 2021
A)
India
B)
Ireland
C)
Norway
D)
Switzerland

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Norway

Note : Human Development Report 2020- The next frontier: Human Development and the Anthropocene released by UNDP, Norway has topped in the list with a score of 0.957.

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Published On : July 20, 2021
A)
Lucknow
B)
Saharanpur
C)
Gorakhpur
D)
Ghaziabad

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Ghaziabad

Note : In Ghaziabad Country's first Kailash Mansarovar Bhawan has Inaugurated.

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Published On : July 20, 2021
A)
Vigyan Festival
B)
Vigyan Parikshit
C)
Vigyan Yatra
D)
Vigyan Sammelan

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Vigyan Yatra

Note :

Vigyan Yatra is the name of the promotional activity of the India International Science Festival. Mobile science exhibition vans were flagged off from many cities as a part of the activity, to promote the culture of science among the people.
The sixth edition of the India International Science Festival to be organised from December 22 to 25 on a virtual platform due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Published On : July 20, 2021
A)
United Kingdom
B)
United States
C)
New Zealand
D)
Australia

Correct Answer : Option (A) - United Kingdom

Note :

Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson accepted the invitation by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to be the Chief Guest at India’s Republic Day celebrations on 26 January, 2021 in New Delhi.
With this, Boris Johnson becomes the second UK prime minister to attend the celebrations after John Major in 1993. Moreover, UK Prime Minister has invited Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to join the UK-hosted G7 summit next year.

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Published On : July 20, 2021
A)
Asia
B)
Africa
C)
Europe
D)
South America

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Africa

Note :

Eswatini Prime Minister Ambrose Dlamini, who was undergoing treatment for coronavirus, has recently passed away. He is the first Prime Minister to die from the Covid pandemic.
Eswatini, which was earlier called as ‘Swaziland’ before official renaming in 2018, is a landlocked country in Southern Africa. It is surrounded by Mozambique and South Africa. Eswatini is one of the smallest countries in Africa.

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Published On : July 20, 2021