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Current affairs MCQs of 23rd February 2021
Current affairs MCQs of 22nd February 2021
Q.1 Who has been appointed as the new chief of the World Trade Organisation?
a. Ngozi Okonjo- Iweala
b. Yoo Myung-hee
c. Kristalina Georgieva
d.Jim Yong Kim
Q.2 Which organisation has planned to launch the World Solar Bank (WSB)?
a. United Nations
b. International Solar Alliance
Q.3 India’s largest Hockey Stadium will be named after which freedom fighter?
a. Tilak Manjhi
b. Birsa Munda
c. Shibu Soren
d. B Pradhan
Q.4 Which state has announced the Free Gift Milk to Girl Students initiative?
d. West Bengal
Q.5 On which date the Soil Health Card Day is being observed in India?
a. 17 February
b. 18 February
c. 19 February
d. 20 February
Q.6 Which Indian ship is participating in the Naval Defence Exhibition (NAVDEX 21) and International Defence Exhibition (IDEX 21) in Abu Dhabi?
a. INS Vibhuti
b. INS Veer
c. INS Pralaya
d. INS Nirghat
Q.7 Who has become the principal Director General of All India Radio news?
a. Sandeep Bhatnagar
b. Anil Soni
c. Utpal Kumar
d. Venudhar Reddy
Q.8 Who wrote the biography of Kamala Harris titled ‘Kamala’s way’?
a. Mary Kubica
b. Dan Morain
c. Megan Miranda
d. Helen Phillips
Q.9 Who has test-fired the indigenously developed Helina & Dhruv Astra missile system?
Q.10 Who has become the youngest woman to cross the Atlantic Ocean?
a. Jasmine harrison
c. Janet Yellen
d. Lloyd Austin
Q.1 a) Nigerian Ngozi Okonjo-lweala has taken over the position of next Chief of the World Trade Organisation (WTO). The Former Nigerian Finance Minister will hold the position from March 1, 2021 till August 31, 2025.
Q.2 b) The International Solar Alliance (ISA) to launch the World Solar Bank (WSB). The launch will likely be announced at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Glasgow in November 2021.
Q.3 b) The largest hockey stadium in Rourkela India to be named after tribal freedom fighter Birsa Munda.
Q.4 b) The Sikkim Chief Minister P. S. Tamang launched the ‘Free Gift Milk to Girl Students of Sikkim’ initiative at Gangtok last week.
Q.6 c) The Indian Naval Ship Pralaya reached Abu Dhabi in UAE to participate in the Naval Defence Exhibition (NAVDEX 21) and International Defence Exhibition (IDEX 21).
Q.7 d) Senior officer of Indian Information Service N. Venudhar Reddy today took over as Principal Director General of All India Radio News. He belongs to the 1988 batch of IIS.