Current Affairs Quiz – October
1. Minicoy Thundi Beach and Kadmat Beach, which were added to the list of ‘Blue Flag Beaches’, are located in which state/UT? [A] Maharashtra[B] Kerala[C] Lakshadweep[D] Andaman and Nicobar Show Answer Correct Answer: C [Lakshadweep] Notes:Two beaches from Lakshadweep Minicoy Thundi Beach and Kadmat Beach were added to the list of ‘Blue Beaches’. It is ..
1. What is the rank of India in the global research on the rise of centi-millionaires? [A] First[B] Second[C] Third[D] Fifth Show Answer Correct Answer: C [Third] Notes:India ranks third in the world’s first-ever global research on the rise of centi-millionaires, according to a new survey by advisory firm Henley & Partners. Centi-millionaires are individuals ..
1. Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY)-III has been launched in which state? [A] Gujarat[B] Himachal Pradesh[C] Sikkim[D] Kerala Show Answer Correct Answer: B [Himachal Pradesh] Notes:The Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY)-III in Chamba, Himachal Pradesh. The Prime Minister also launched Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) – III ..
1. As per the UN Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI), which country has the largest number of poor people worldwide? [A] Congo[B] Nigeria[C] India[D] Indonesia Show Answer Correct Answer: C [India] Notes:The Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) released by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and OPHI. As per the report, the number of poor people in ..
1. What does N stands for in the proposed NGLV launch vehicle system of ISRO which may replace present operational launch system of PSLV? [A] New [B] Next [C] Novel [D] Node Show Answer Correct Answer: B [Next ] Notes:NGLV (Next-Gen Launch Vehicle) is going to replace the current PSLV (Polar Satellite launch Vehicle) in ..
1. Which institution released the ‘Poverty and Shared Prosperity 2022’ Report? [A] World Bank[B] World Economic Forum[C] International Monetary Fund[D] UNICEF Show Answer Correct Answer: A [World Bank] Notes:World Bank recently released a new report, titled “Poverty and Shared Prosperity 2022: Correcting Course”. As per the report, higher food and energy prices hindered a quick ..