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Current Affairs MCQs of 26th May 2021
Q.1 Which Indian sports federation was honoured with the prestigious Etienne Glichitch Award on May 21st?
a. All India Tennis Association
b. All India Football Federation
c. Badminton Association of India
d. Hockey India
Q.2 Clyde’s Spot”, which was making news recently, is a place located on which planet?
Q.3 Recently released book “India and Asian Geopolitics” has been written by whom?
a. Ravish Kumar
b. Rohit Sardana
c. Shivshankar Manon
d. None of these
Q.4 Who has been appointed as the new President of the International Hockey Federation for 3-years till 2024?
a. Suresh Kalmadi
b. Abhay Singh Chautala
c. Narayana Ramachandran
d. Narinder Batra
Q.5 Which state government has launched the “Mission Oxygen Self-Reliance” scheme to meet the state’s oxygen needs.?
b. Andhra Pradesh
Q.6 Himanta Biswa Sarma has recently been elected as the Member of Council of which world sports federation?
a. Badminton World Federation
b. United World Wrestling
d. World Athletics
Q.7 Which team has won the 2020-21 La Liga title?
a. Real Valladolid
b. Atletico Madrid
Q.8 Q.Who among the following has chaired the 74th World Health Assembly?
a. Shripad Yesso Naik
b. K K Shailaja
c. Harsh Vardhan
d. Ashwini Kumar Choubey
Q.9 Who is the author of the book titled “Nehru, Tibet and China”?
a. Avtar Singh Bhasin
b. Waman Subha Prabhu
c. Ramchandra Guha
d. Bhalchandra Mungekar
Q.10 Which bank has issued India’s first FPI license to GIFT AIF?
a. Bank of Baroda
b. State Bank of India
c. Kotak Mahindra Bank
d. Bank of India
Q.1 d) Hockey India was honoured with the prestigious Etienne Glichitch Award on May 21, 2021, for its contribution and work towards the growth and development of Hockey in India. The award was announced by the governing body of the game International Hockey Federation (FIH) during the HockeyInvites conference held virtually as part of its 47th FIH Congress.
Q.4 d) Narinder Batra has been re-elected as the President of International Hockey Federation for the second consecutive term.
Q.5 a) Maharashtra government has launched the “Mission Oxygen Self-Reliance” scheme to meet the state’s oxygen needs.Special incentives will be given to oxygen product
Q.6 a) The Badminton Association of India (BAI) President Himanta Biswa Sarma has been elected as the Member of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) Council for the
Q.7 c) Spanish professional football club Atletico Madrid has won the 2020-21 La Liga title.
Q.10 c) Kotak Mahindra Bank has issued India’s 1st Foreign Portfolio Investor (FPI) license to the GIFT IFSC Alternative Investment Fund (AIF). Kotak Mahindra has issued the FPI for True Beacon Global.