Daily & Latest Current Affairs in 2022

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DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS
A)
RBL Bank
B)
Axis Bank
C)
ICICI Bank
D)
HDFC Bank

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Axis Bank

Note : The digital payments platform PhonePe has announced that it has partnered with Axis Bank on a Unified Payments Interface (UPI) multi-bank model.

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Published On : February 13, 2021
A)
Tariq Mansoor
B)
Ziauddin Ahmad
C)
Hakim Ajmal Khan
D)
Mufaddal Saifuddin

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Hakim Ajmal Khan

Note : Hakim Ajmal Khan was one of the founders of the Jamia Millia Islamia in New Delhi.

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Published On : February 13, 2021
A)
Abhinav Sawant
B)
Pranav Mishra
C)
Karan Singh
D)
Jiten Chopra

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Jiten Chopra

Note : The India's largest airline IndiGo has been appointed Jiten Chopra as its chief financial officer.

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Published On : February 13, 2021
A)
UAE
B)
China
C)
India
D)
Russia

Correct Answer : Option (A) - UAE

Note : The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has put a probe called Hope in the orbit around the Mars.

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Published On : February 13, 2021
A)
Jaipur
B)
Hyderabad
C)
Gurgaon
D)
Bengaluru

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Gurgaon

Note :

Indian Drugs and Pharmaceuticals Limited (IDPL) is a state-owned pharmaceutical, bulk drug manufacturing and drug discovery company headquartered in Gurgaon.
Recently, it was announced that IDPL and Rajasthan Drugs & Pharmaceuticals Ltd (RDPL) would be closed. The Government is to disinvest Hindustan Antibiotics Ltd (HAL), Bengal Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd (BCPL), and Karnataka Antibiotics & Pharmaceutical Ltd (KAPL).

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Published On : February 13, 2021
A)
Anti-money Laundering Act
B)
Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA)
C)
Non-Government Organisations Act
D)
Foreign Exchange Management Act (FEMA)

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA)

Note :

Foreign grants received by NGOs are regulated by the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act, 2010 or FCRA. After registering with the Home Affairs Ministry, the NGO would be provided a unique FCRA registration number, to be renewed every five years.
As per the recent Government data, the FCRA licences of over 20,600 NGOs were cancelled in the last 10 years, on violation of the provisions of FCRA act.

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Published On : February 13, 2021
A)
Ishant Sharma
B)
Jasprit Bumrah
C)
Ravichandran Ashwin
D)
Bhuvaneshwar Kumar

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Ishant Sharma

Note :

India fast bowler Ishant Sharma became the sixth Indian bowler to take 300 wickets in Test cricket. He achieved this feat in his 98th test against England at Chennai.
Previously, Anil Kumble, Kapil Dev, Ravichandran Ashwin, Harbhajan Singh and Zaheer Khan are the other Indian bowlers who had taken over 300 wickets in tests.

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Published On : February 12, 2021
A)
UNDP
B)
NITI Aayog
C)
World Economic Forum
D)
The Energy and Resources Institute

Correct Answer : Option (D) - The Energy and Resources Institute

Note :

‘World Sustainable Development Summit’ is the flagship event of The Energy and Resources Institute’s (TERI). The Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy and the Ministry of Earth Sciences are key partners of the summit.
TERI is a New Delhi-based non-profit research institute. The 20th edition of the summit is to be inaugurated by the Prime Minister. The theme of the summit is ‘Redefining Our Common Future: Safe and Secure Environment for All’.

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Published On : February 12, 2021
A)
Kolkata
B)
Mumbai
C)
Chennai
D)
Bengaluru

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Bengaluru

Note : The Union Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmer Welfare Kailash Choudhry has inaugurated the National Horticulture Fair 2021 in Bengaluru. The theme of NHF 2021 is 'Horticulture for Start-Up and Stand-Up India'.

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Published On : February 12, 2021
A)
Love Pulses
B)
Plant Proteins for a Sustainable Future
C)
Nutritious Seeds for a Sustainable Future
D)
Nitrogen-Fixing Legumes for a Sustainable Future

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Nutritious Seeds for a Sustainable Future

Note : The theme of the World Pulses Day 2021 is Nutritious Seeds for a Sustainable Future.

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Published On : February 12, 2021