Current Affairs Quiz - January, 2021

1. Which country is set to join as the sixth member of the ‘Five Eyes’ intelligence network?

[A] India
[B] Japan
[C] UK
[D] Brazil

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2. Which state’s Municipal Corporation partnered with UNDP India to launch India’s first Social Impact Bond (SIB)?

[A] Kerala
[B] Tamil Nadu
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Odisha

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3. Kuttanad, where over 20000 ducks died recently, is located in which state?

[A] Tamil Nadu
[B] Andhra Pradesh
[C] Kerala
[D] Karnataka

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4. A well-preserved Ice Age woolly rhino dated to be 20000 years old, has been found in which state?

[A] New Zealand
[B] Russia
[C] Chile
[D] Brazil

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5. Deepor Beel, which was seen in the news recently, is the only Ramsar site of which state?

[A] Sikkim
[B] Assam
[C] Arunachal Pradesh
[D] Manipur

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6. Lal Pahari, where the first hilltop Buddhist monastery of the Gangetic Valley has been found, is in which state?

[A] Bihar
[B] Uttar Pradesh
[C] Jharkhand
[D] West Bengal

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7. Which Indian public sector bank has launched banking services through WhatsApp?

[A] Union Bank of India
[B] Bank of Baroda
[C] Bank of Maharashtra
[D] Indian Bank

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8. Prayaas is the new initiative adopted by which PSU in India?

[A] NTPC
[B] IOCL
[C] ONGC
[D] HAL

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9. A three-judge bench headed by Justice A M Khanwilkar delivered verdict on which case, by 2:1 majority?

[A] Hathras Case
[B] Central Vista Project Case
[C] Ayodhya Land Case
[D] Covid-19 vaccination case

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10. What is the name of the webinar serried launched by the Commerce Ministry, along with NPC and QCI?

[A] Atmanirbhar Industries
[B] Udyog Marathon
[C] MSME Marathon
[D] Self-Reliance Series

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