Daily & Latest Current Affairs in 2023

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DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS
A)
Anchal Sood
B)
Garima Gupta
C)
Arpita Mukherjee
D)
Vantika Agarwal

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Vantika Agarwal

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Vantika Agarwal has won the National Women Online Chess title. She scored 9.5 points from 11 rounds. Arpita Mukherjee of West Bengal took the second spot and Tamil Nadu’s Sreeja Seshadri secured the third spot in the competition.

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Published On : July 31, 2021
A)
NPCI
B)
CBSE
C)
NHAI
D)
Delhi Board

Correct Answer : Option (B) - CBSE

Note :

Chipmaker Intel on Thursday(29-07-2021) said it has collaborated with the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) to launch the ‘AI For All’ initiative, aimed at creating a basic understanding of artificial intelligence (AI) for people in India.
 
Based on Intel's ‘AI For Citizens’ programme, 'AI For All' is a 4-hour, self-paced learning programme that demystifies AI in an inclusive manner, a statement said. The programme aims to introduce AI to one million citizens in its first year, it added...

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Published On : July 31, 2021
A)
Bharati Sahakari Bank
B)
Dombivli Nagari Sahakari Bank Limited
C)
Citizen Credit Cooperative Bank Limited
D)
Madgaum Urban Co-operative Bank Limited

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Madgaum Urban Co-operative Bank Limited

Note : The Reserve Bank of India has cancelled the licence of Madgaum Urban Co-operative Bank Limited, Margao, Goa, as the bank with its current financial position would be unable to pay its present depositors in full.

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Published On : July 31, 2021
A)
Paul Aldred
B)
Ben Aitchison
C)
Mike Hendrick
D)
Albert Alderman

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Mike Hendrick

Note : Former England and Derbyshire bowler, Mike Hendrick has passed away. He played a major role in two of England’s Ashes-series victories and took 87 wickets in 30 Tests for his country between 1974 and 1981.

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Published On : July 31, 2021
A)
Bangalore International Airport Limited
B)
Chennai International Airport
C)
Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel International Airport
D)
Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose International Airport

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Bangalore International Airport Limited

Note :

Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL), has signed a ten-year partnership with the company IBM to set up the ‘Airport in a Box’ platform.
 
The partnership is designed to help Bangalore International Airport Limited (BIAL) improve its productivity, automate its information technology services, increase operational flexibility to handle future growth in passenger traffic and reduce costs.
 
The airport operator chose IBM Global Business Services, IBM hybrid cloud capabilities and Kyndryl, the new, independent company that will be created following the separation of IBM’s Managed Infrastructure Services business, to design and implement a next-generation architecture with a dynamic delivery model.

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Published On : July 31, 2021
A)
HAL
B)
ISPRL
C)
DRDO
D)
None of the above

Correct Answer : Option (B) - ISPRL

Note : Under Phase I of strategic petroleum reserves (SPR) programme through its Special Purpose Vehicle, Indian Strategic Petroleum Reserve Limited (ISPRL), has established petroleum storage facilities with total capacity of 5.33 Million Metric Tonnes (MMT). These have established at 3 locations, namely (i) Vishakhapatnam (1.33 MMT), (ii) Mangaluru (1.5 MMT) and (iii) Padur (2.5 MMT), and all the storage facilities have been filled with crude oil.

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Published On : July 31, 2021
A)
India
B)
Nepal
C)
Bhutan
D)
Pakistan

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Pakistan

Note : Pakistan's 19-year-old Shehroze Kashif becomes youngest mountaineer to scale K2(8611 m) After scaling the world’s tallest mountain, the Mount Everest, mountaineer Shehroze Kashif reached the summit of K2, the world’s second highest peak, to become the youngest Pakistani to achieve the feat.

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Published On : July 31, 2021
A)
SBI
B)
Axis Bank
C)
HDFC Bank
D)
ICICI Bank

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Axis Bank

Note : The Reserve Bank of India has imposed a monetary penalty of Rs 5 crore on private sector lender Axis Bank. The penalty is for contravention of and non-compliance with certain provisions of directions issued by RBI on ‘Strengthening the Controls of Payment Ecosystem between Sponsor Banks and SCBs/UCBs as a Corporate Customer’, ‘Cyber Security Framework in Banks’, ‘RBI (Financial Services provided by Banks) Directions, 2016’, ‘Financial Inclusion- Access to Banking Services – Basic Savings bank Deposit Account’ and ‘Frauds – Classification and Reporting’.

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Published On : July 30, 2021
A)
Sulabh Greh
B)
Suvidha Greh
C)
Garima Greh
D)
Vishwas Greh

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Garima Greh

Note : The ministry of social justice and empowerment said it is formulating a scheme for the welfare of the transgender persons, wherein setting up of shelter homes — Garima Greh — for destitute and needy transgender persons is included as one of the components.

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Published On : July 30, 2021
A)
1 crore
B)
2 crore
C)
5 crore
D)
10 crore

Correct Answer : Option (A) - 1 crore

Note : Paytm Payments Bank has become the first bank in the country to achieve the milestone of issuing 1 crore (10 million) FASTags.

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Published On : July 30, 2021