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Monthly Current Affairs MCQs of june 2021
Q.1 Which state government has launched the “Ankur” scheme to award people for planting trees during Monsoon?
b. Madhya Pradesh
Q.2 Who has been awarded with `WHO Director-General Special Recognition Award` for his efforts in tobacco control?
a. Shripad Yesso Naik
b. Harsh Vardhan
c. K K Shailaja
d. Ashwini Kumar Choubey
Q.3 As per the Centre for World University Rankings (CWUR) 2021-22, which Institute is the best in India?
a. IIFT-New Delhi
b. IISc -Bangalore
Q.4 Every Year, June 01 is dedicated to celebrate which of these days?
a. World Milk Day
b. World Water Day
c. World Honey Day
d. World Food Day
Q.4 Who is the author of the book “LANGUAGES OF TRUTH: Essays 2003-2020″?
a. V.S. Naipaul
b. Arundhati Roy
c. Salman Rushdie
d. Kiran Desai
Q.6 Who has been appointed as the new Director General of National Investigation Agency (NIA)?
a. Samant Goel
b. Subodh Kumar Jaiswal
c. Arvind Kumar
d. Kuldeep Singh
Q.7 WHO has given what names to the COVID-19 variants first found in India?
a. Kappa And Delta
b. Beta And Gamma
c. Alpha And Beta
d. Zeta And Theta
Q.8 The world’s first human case of H10N3 Bird Flu has been reported in which nation?
Q.9 What is the theme of World No Tobacco Day 2021?
a. Commit to quit
b. Tobacco : a threat to development
c. Tobacco and lung health
d. Tobacco and heart disease
Q.10 Who is the author of the book ‘Stargazing: The Players in My Life’?
a. Kapil Dev
b. Mohammad Azharuddin
c. Ravi Shastri
d. Sourav Ganguly
Q.11 Which country hosts Copa America for the 2nd consecutive time?
Q.12 Who was appointed the chairman of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC)?
a. Trilok Sharma
b. Mohan Manohar SinhA
c. Aditya Bansal
d. Arun Kumar Mishra
Q.13 Which country has launched the world’s first Nano Urea for the welfare of the farmers across the globe?
Q.14 Which state government has started the Ghar Ghar Aushadhi Yojana?
c. Uttar Pradesh
Q.15 Isaac Herzog has been elected as the new President of which country?
Q.16 Who among the following has assumed the charge as the Deputy Chief of Indian Naval Staff?
a. G Ashok Kumar
b. Ravneet Singh
c. Dinesh K Tripathi
d. S R Sarma
Q.17 The term ‘HRMN 99’, recently seen in the news, is related to:
Q.18 YUVA Programme, recently seen in news, is related to:
a. Skill development project for the youth under age 35
b. Creating awareness among the adults related to diverse cultures of states
c. Author mentorship programme to train young and budding authors
d. Strengthening e-learning infrastructure among the educational institutes
Q.19 On which date, World Press Freedom Day is celebrated.?
a. 1 May
b. 3 May
c. 2 May
d. 4 May
Q.20 Who among the following has won the Portuguese Grand Prix 2021?
a. Sebastian Vettel
b. Max Verstappen
c. Charles Leclerc
d. Lewis Hamilton
Q.21 Q.Which nation is hosting the G7 Foreign Ministers Meeting?
Q.22 Q.Name the smallest black hole in the Milky Way Galaxy.
a. The Dragon
b. Little Phoenix
d. The Unicorn
Q.23 The World Health Organisation has decided to formally observe which day as the World Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTD) Day annually?
a. 31 May
b. 30 June
c. 31 March
d. 30 January
Q.24 Which country will host the second United Nations Global Sustainable Transport Conference, scheduled to be held in October 2021?
Q.25 Which country has been suspended recently by the African Union?
Q.26 Which company has signed an agreement with India Post Payments Bank for a cash management solution?
a. Mahindra Rural Housing Finance
b. IndiaBulls Housing Finance
Q.27 Who has been appointed grievance officer for India by WhatsApp?
a. Nikhil Chaturvedi
b. Rajesh Sen
c. Manohar Sinha
d. Paresh B Lal
Q.28 Recently, which Indian Navy’s hydrographic survey ship was decommissioned?
Q.29 Recently the Government launched X-Ray Setu on which platform to detect COVID-19 cases in areas with no RT-PCR tests?
Q.30 What is the theme of this year’s World Environment Day 2021?
a. Ecosystem Restoration
b. Time for Nature
c. Journey to Nature
d. Nature and Survive
Q.31 Which bank has pledged to become carbon neutral by 2031-32?
a. ICICI Bank
c. HDFC Bank
d. Axis Bank
Q.32 Which of the following states has retained the top rank in Niti Aayog’s SDG India Index 2020-21?
a. Tamil Nadu
Q.33 Which country is the host country for the 2021 World Environment Day?
c South Korea
Q.34 PM Modi has launched three E 100 ethanol dispensing stations under a pilot project in which city?
d New Delhi
Q.35 Who has won the prestigious 2021 Nature TTL Photography Awards?
a. Thomas Vijayan
b. Auditya Venkatesh
c. Sudhir Shivaram
d. Murad Osmann
Q.36 India ranked at which spots on the 17th Sustainable Development Goals report?
Q.37 Name the Indian boxer who has won the gold in 91kg category in Asian Boxing Championships
a. Sanjeet Kumar
b. Amit Panghal
c. Shiva Thapa
d. Manish Kaushik
Q.38 Which of the following company has signed a bancassurance pact with Shivalik Small Finance Bank?
a. SBI Life Insurance Company / SBI
b. Oriental Insurance Company
c. Religare Health Insurance Company
d. Bharti AXA Life Insurance
Q.39 Which state/UT has launched the YounTab scheme for students?
d. Madhya Pradesh
40. Who has become the first French winner of the International Booker Prize in 2021?
a. Jane Goodall
b. Maria Ressa
c. David Diop
d. Guillermo Lasso
Q.41 Who has been appointed as the World Bank Education Advisor?
a. Marianna Vardinoyannis
b. Morissana Kouyate
c. Kuldeep Handoo
d. Ranjitsinh Disale
Q.42 Which nation plans to build an artificial island in its capital city?
Q.43 The Mission Innovation CleanTech Exchange has been launched by which country?
c. United States
Q.44 Which state topped the Anemia Mukt Bharat Index 2020-2021?
c. Madhya Pradesh
Q.45 Which Union Territory has decided to reserve jobs exclusively for locals?
b. Andaman & Nicobar Islands
d. Jammu and Kashmir
Q.46 Which University has topped the QS World University Rankings 2022?
a. Stanford University
b. University of Oxford
c. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
d. Harvard University
Q.47 Which city has been declared as the most liveable city in the world in the 2021 EIU Global Liveability Ranking?
Q.48 Which city will soon become India’s first Electric vehicle city?
Q.49 Which nation’s railways is working to become the world’s largest green railway network?
Q.50 Dehing Patkai National Park, which has been officially designated as a National Park, is in which state?
a. Andaman & Nicobar Islands
b. Himachal Pradesh
Q.51 Which state government has decided to create an ‘Oxi-van’?
d. Uttar Pradesh
Q.52 Mount Merapi erupted four times on June 3, 2021. It is the most active volcano of which among the following nations?
c. The Democratic Republic of the Congo
Q.53 Who has been appointed as the Chairman of the Natural Gas Regulatory Board?
a. Sunil Singh
b. Kunal Mishra
c. V K Saraswat
d. Sanjay Nandan Sahai
Q.54 The Mission Innovation CleanTech Exchange has been launched by which
c. United States
Q.55 United Nations Decade on Ecosystem Restoration 2021-30, will be led by UNEP jointly with which organisation?
a. Food and Agriculture Organization
b. International Fund For Agricultural
c. World Wide Fund for Nature
d. World Food Programme
Q.56 Which state has been adjudged as the worst performer in Niti Aayog’s 3rd edition of SDG India Index 2020-21?
Q.57 Which is the Indian Navy’s hydrographic survey ship decommissioned after serving the nation for 40 years?
Q.58 The Agriculture Ministry has launched a window. The Green Gold Collection for which products?
a. Bamboo Products
b. Dairy Products
c. Corn Products
d. Hogs Products
Q.59 Which of the following company has joined UN Global Compact’s CEO Water Mandate?
a. Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC)
b. Steel Authority of India Limited (SAIL)
c. Coal India Limited (CIL)
d. National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC)
Q.60 2.Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope is being developed by which country?
Q.61 What is the name for the undersea power cable project between Germany and Norway?
a. Sea Link
c. Power Line
d. New Cable
Q.62 What is the theme of the World Oceans Day 2021?
a. ‘The Ocean: Life and Livelihoods’
b. ‘Save our Oceans’
c. ‘Stop Plastic Pollution’
d. ‘Sustainably-sourced fish’
Q.63 PRANA, VaU, SWASTA, are the names of ventilators developed by which organisation?
Q.64 Which Indian state has announced to bestow awards in the lines of Bharat Ratna and Padma awards?
d. Uttar Pradesh
Q.65 Jangi Thopan Powari hydroelectricity project (JTP HEP) is the proposed project over which river?
Q.66 Which is the first country to formally adopt ‘Bitcoin’ as legal tender?
b. El Salvador
Q.67 In which Indian state the field trials of the world’s first genetically modified (GM) rubber has commenced?
c. Tamil Nadu
Q.68 Which country holds the G20 Presidency in 2021?
Q.69 Who is the winner of the 2021 Land for Life Award given by the UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD)?
a. SAHARA SAHEL FOODS. NIGER
b. CAUVERY CALLING – RALLY FOR
RIVERS, ISHAFOUNDATION, INDIA
c. FAMILIAL FORESTRY, RAJASTHAN,
d. IGUGU TRUST, ZIMBABWE
Q.70 World Refugee Day is observed on which day?
a. 18 June
b. 19 June
c. 20 June
d. 17 June
Q.71 Which Ministry has launched ‘Aadi Prashikshan Portal’?
a. Ministry of MSME
b. Ministry of Textiles
c. Ministry of Tribal Affairs
d. Ministry of Urban Development
Q.72 Which former Indian sprinter has passed away?
a. Hoshiyar Singh
b. Milkha Singh
c. P T Usha
d. Surendra Singh
Q.73 India has signed a Line of Credit agreement with Sri Lanka in which sector?
a. Solar Energy Sector
b. Sports Corridor Sector
c Defence Sector
d. Digital Education Sector
Q.74 Which country has topped the Global Peace Index 2021?
Q.75 Who has been appointed as Director at India’s WTO mission?
a. Taranjit Singh Sandhu
b. Gaurav Ahluwalia
c. Aashish Chandorkar
d. Pratibha Parkar
Q.76 What is the rank of India in the Global Peace Index (GPI) 2021?
Q.77 Which firm has joined WEF’s Partnership For New Work Standards Initiative?
c. Tech Mahindra
d. Capgemini India pvt Ltd.
Q.78 Who has been named ‘Ambassador Of Forest Frontline Heroes’ At WWF India?
a. Upasana Kamineni
b. Manila Natra
c. Karim Khan
d. Niharika Verma
Q.79 Which application was launched by PM Narendra Modi on International Yoga Day 2021?
Q.80 Who is the author of the book “The 7 Sins of Being A Mother”?
a. Amitav Ghosh
b. Tahira Kashyap Khurrana
c. Anupama Chaudhary
d. Shivani Rai
Q.81 With which country Indian Naval Ships are participating in a Passage Exercise through Indian Ocean Region?
Q.82 Which Indian city has been ranked as One Of The Top 5 Technology Centers In Asia Pacific?
c New Delhi
Q.83 Which country Is crowned with First ICC World Test Championship?
b. New Zealand
d. West Indies
Q.84 Who has been named captain of Indian Women’s Hockey team for Tokyo Olympics 2020?
a. Savita Punia
b. Deep Grace Ekka
c. Rani Rampal
d. None of these
Q.85 Who has revealed the title and cover of his upcoming autobiography “Will”?
a. Tom Hanks
b. Brad Pitt
c. Will Smith
d. Tom Cruise
Q.86 Which State’s CM has launched ‘Ashirbad’ For Education And Health Of Covid Orphans?
a. West Bengal
Q.87 Which private sector bank has launched ‘Pay Your Contact’ Service?
a. HDFC Bank
b. Axis Bank
c. Kotak Mahindra Bank
d. RBL Bank
Q.88 Where will IFFCO be setting up a Nano Urea Fertiliser Plant?
Q.89 India’s Official Olympic Theme Song ‘Lakshya Tera Samne Hai’ has been composed by whom?
a. A R Rahman
b. Mohit Chauhan
c. Anu Malik
d. Sonu Nigam
Q.90 Which Indian Naval Ship is participating in the maiden IN – EUNAVFOR Joint Naval Exercise in the Gulf of Aden?
Q.91 The National Green Tribunal has set up a committee for rejuvenation of which rivers?
c. ‘Varuna and Assi’
Q.92 India has launched a hydrogen task force with which nation?
Q.93 Who has been elected as Iran’s eighth president?
a. Abdolnaser Hemmati
b. Mohsen Rezaei
c. Amir-Hossein Ghazizadeh Hashemi
d. Ebrahim Raisi
Q.94 Which is the only state in India to have all three crocodile species?
a. Andhra Pradesh
b. West Bengal
Q.95 Who has been named the captain of the Indian men’s hockey team for the Tokyo Olympics?
a. Darius Khambata
b. Manpreet Singh
c. N Venkatram
d. Harmanpreet Singh
Q.96 Who has been appointed as the first vice-chancellor of Delhi Sports University?
a. P. T. Usha
b. Saikhom Mirabai Chanu
c. Geeta Phogat
d. Karnam Malleshwari
Q.97 Which city has topped in the India Smart Cities Awards Contest 2020?
a. Indore and Surat
b. Bhubaneswar and Indore
c. Agra and Surat
d. Bhubaneswar and Indore
Q.98 According to QS EMBA Rankings 2021, which institute has been ranked best in India?
a. IISc Bengaluru
b. IIT Delhi
c. IIT Bombay
d. IIM Bangalore
Q.99 Where has India successfully tested Fires Subsonic Cruise Missile Nirbhay?
a. Chennai Coast
b. Odisha Coast
Q.100 Who has authored a book titled ‘It’s A Wonderful Life’?
a. Vikram Seth
b. Chetan Bhagat
c. Ruskin Bond
d. Arundhati Roy