GKToday Archives: November, 2021
1. The Death Anniversary of which leader is observed as ‘Mahaparinirvan Divas’? [A] Dr BR Ambedkar[B] Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel[C] Jyotirao Phule[D] Dayananda Saraswati Show Answer Correct Answer: A [Dr BR Ambedkar] Notes:The death anniversary of Babasaheb Dr BR Ambedkar is observed as has been observed as ‘Mahaparinirvan Divas’, on December 6 every year. Millions of ..
1. What is the new category of Bangladesh and Nepal, as per UN General Assembly’s recent resolution? [A] Least developed country (LDC)[B] Developing country[C] Poor Country[D] Middle Income Country Show Answer Correct Answer: B [Developing country] Notes:The UN General Assembly has adopted a historic resolution to graduate three nations, including Bangladesh and Nepal, from the ..
1. “Magdalena Andersson” was the first female prime minister of which country, who has resigned in less than 12 hours of office? [A] Denmark[B] Australia[C] Sweden[D] Ireland Show Answer Correct Answer: C [Sweden] Notes:The Social Democrat Magdalena Andersson was Sweden’s first female prime minister, who has recently resigned from the top post in less than ..
1. As per the “Global State of Democracy 2021” report, which country was added to the list of “backsliding” democracies, for the first time? [A] India[B] USA[C] Brazil[D] UK Show Answer Correct Answer: B [USA] Notes:The International think tank International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance (IDEA) released its report titled “Global State of Democracy ..
1. ‘DEAFinitely Leading the Way’, which won the ABU – UNESCO Peace Media Awards 2021, is a programme of which media company? [A] Doordarshan[B] NDTV[C] Times Now[D] Zee TV Show Answer Correct Answer: A [Doordarshan] Notes:In the Asia Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU)-UNESCO Peace Media Awards 2021, Doordarshan’s ‘DEAFinitely Leading the Way’ won the award under ..
1. As per Brazil’s annual report, Deforestation in Amazon rainforest has increased by what percent in a year? [A] 2[B] 22[C] 42[D] 62 Show Answer Correct Answer: B  Notes:As per the Brazil Government’s annual report, Deforestation in Amazon rainforest has increased by 22 per cent in a year, which is the highest level since ..