Daily & Latest Current Affairs in 2022

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DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS
A)
China
B)
Russia
C)
India
D)
United States

Correct Answer : Option (D) - United States

Note : The US space agency NASA has launched a first-of-its-kind mission named DART to change the path of an asteroid by intentionally crashing a spacecraft into it. DART stands for Double Asteroid Redirection Test.

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Published On : November 25, 2021
A)
US
B)
Russia
C)
France
D)
Germany

Correct Answer : Option (C) - France

Note : The Indian Air Force (IAF) received two Mirage 2000 trainer version aircraft from France as a major boost to the fighter jet fleet of IAF amid border tensions with China and Pakistan.

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Published On : November 25, 2021
A)
ISRO
B)
DART
C)
DART
D)
SpaceX

Correct Answer : Option (C) - DART

Note :

NASA launched the first of its kind DART Mission (Double Asteroid Redirection Test) on November 24, 2021, from Vandenberg Space Force Base in California. NASA’s DART mission is the world’s first mission to test asteroid-deflecting technology.

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Published On : November 25, 2021
A)
World Bank
B)
Asian Development Bank (ADB)
C)
New Development Bank (NDB)
D)
Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Note : The Government of India and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) have signed loan agreement worth $300 million on November 23, 2021 to strengthen and improve access to comprehensive primary health care in urban areas.

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Published On : November 24, 2021
A)
Finland
B)
Turkey
C)
France
D)
Sweden

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Sweden

Note : The first female Prime Minister of Sweden "Magdalena Andersson" resigned on November 24, 2021, after less than 12 hours as the PM. Andersson's resignation came after the Green Party quit her coalition, sending the nordic country into political uncertainty.

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Published On : November 24, 2021
A)
Tashkent
B)
Japan
C)
Turkey
D)
South Korea

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Tashkent

Note : The 5th edition of the Asian Youth Para Games 2025 will be hosted by Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan, and the approval given by the Asian Paralympic Committee’s (APC) Executive Board. For the first time, ‘Asian Youth Games 2025’ and ‘Asian Youth Para Games 2025’ will be hosted in the same city & in the same venues.

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Published On : November 24, 2021
A)
Odisha
B)
Assam
C)
Kerala
D)
Tamil Nadu

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Assam

Note : Lachit Divas (Lachit Day) is celebrated annually in the Indian state of Assam on November 24, to mark the birth anniversary of the legendary Ahom army general Lachit Borphukan. Lachit Borphukan was born on 24 November 1622 in Charaideo and is known for his military intelligence in the Battle of Saraighat.

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Published On : November 24, 2021
A)
22nd November
B)
23rd November
C)
24th November
D)
25th November

Correct Answer : Option (C) - 24th November

Note : Every year, 24th November is celebrated as Martyrdom Day of Guru Tegh Bahadur, the ninth Guru of Sikhs of Sikh religion. The day is celebrated as Shaheedi Divas of Guru Tegh Bahadur across the country. It was on 24 November 1675, Guru Tegh Bahadur sacrificed his life for the sake of people who did not even belong to his community. to protect religion, human values, ideals and principles.

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Published On : November 24, 2021
A)
Karnataka
B)
Tamil Nadu
C)
Andhra Pradesh
D)
Madhya Pradesh

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Andhra Pradesh

Note :

* The Government of India has signed a legal agreements with the World Bank worth $250 million for a project to improve quality of learning in the state of Andhra Pradesh.

* Over 50 lakh students from all grades and stages of school education will benefit from the project, titled “Supporting Andhra’s Learning Transformation Project”.
 
* The agreement was signed by Rajat Kumar Mishra, Additional Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance on behalf of the Government of India; Budithi Rajsekhar, Principal Secretary, Department School Education on behalf of the Government of Andhra Pradesh; and Junaid Ahmad, Country Director, India on behalf of the World Bank on November 18.

* The agreement will benefit school students from all grades. The beneficiaries are about 40 lakh 6-14 age students in over 45,000 government schools, and over 10 lakh 3-6 years old students enrolled in Anganwadis (Integrated Child Development Centers), and about 1,90,000 teachers, and more than 50,000 Anganwadi workers.

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Published On : November 24, 2021
A)
Mizoram
B)
Nagaland
C)
Meghalaya
D)
Tripura

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Tripura

Note :

Tripura Government on November 16, 2021 introduced a new scheme named ‘Mother on Campus’. This initiative will be implemented from December 2021. Tripura mother on campus initiative aims to make students more attentive in studies and has been launched for students living in government-run hostels.
 
The State Education Minister Ratan Nath Lal believes that this New Tripura scheme 'Mother on Campus' empowers mothers to stay with children in hostels. The Minister also announced that the cost of food and other amenities in hostels of mothers will be the State government’s responsibility. This will benefit 9,935 students who are living in 204 hostels of Tripura.

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Published On : November 24, 2021