Current Affairs Quiz - June, 2021

1. Which state has recently launched a solar-based electrification programme for its rural households?

[A] Uttar Pradesh
[B] Odisha
[C] Assam
[D] Goa

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2. In context with recent news of Goa, what does the abbreviation GIFT stand for?

[A] Goa Institution For Future Transformation
[B] Goa Institution For Financial Transformation
[C] Goa Institution For Fin Tech
[D] Goa Institute of Foreign Affairs

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3. With reference to Covid, what are ‘Kappa’ and ‘Delta’?

[A] New Measure of Covid spread rate
[B] New Labels for Covid variants
[C] New category in Covid positivity rate
[D] New Global vaccine initiatives

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4. ‘Red Tourism’, which was seen in the news, is associated with which country?

[A] Indonesia
[B] India
[C] China
[D] Sri Lanka

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5. CSIR-NCL developed a technology called ‘SWASTIIK’, to disinfect water using which medicinal system?

[A] Siddha
[B] Ayurveda
[C] Homeopathy
[D] Sowa-Rigpa

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6. The term “Mixing and matching” which is in news, is related to what?

[A] Cricket
[B] Food Processing
[C] COVID Vaccination
[D] Fuel Prices

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7. Leadership Group for Industry Transition, LeadIT, is the climate change initiative led by India and ………

[A] France
[B] Sweden
[C] Switzerland
[D] Germany

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8. Cyrtodactylus bengkhuaiai, which has been named after the Mizo chief, is a ……

[A] Lizard
[B] Spider
[C] Turtle
[D] Snake

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9. Who is the winner of the honorary Palme d’Or at the 2021 Cannes Film Festival?

[A] Jodie Foster
[B] Emma Watson
[C] Marion Cotillard
[D] AR Rahman

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10. YounTab scheme for students is launched in which state / UT?

[A] Delhi
[B] Puducherry
[C] Karnataka
[D] Ladakh

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