Current Affairs Quiz October (Part-2)
Q1. The Nobel Prize 2021 for which field has been announced to Soukuro Manebe, Klaus Hasselmann and Giorgio Parisi?
Q2. Which ministry has organised the conference on Buddhist circuit to promote the potential of Buddhist tourism?
Answer: Ministry of Tourism
Q3. The Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare who has released UNICEF's “State of the Words Children” report?
Answer: Shri Mansukh Mandaviya
Q4. Which edition of the bilateral maritime exercise “GIMEX” is being held between the navies of India and Japan?
Answer: Fifth Edition
Q5. Which Indian state's first consignment of sweet Mihidana with GI tag has been exported to Bahrain?
Answer: West Bengal
Q6. Which state government has started an initiative to save elephants from electrocution death?
Answer: Government of Odisha
Q7. Which country's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been sworn in for the second term of five years?
Q8. Which country has successfully test-fired the Zircon hypersonic missile launched from a nuclear submarine?
Q9. The exercise “Mitra Shakti” has been started between India and which country?
Answer: Sri Lanka
Q10. Recently who has launched the 'Wetlands of India' portal?
Answer: Minister of Environment
Q11. Which state government has announced to ban bottled water from 01 January 2022?
Q12. Which rice variety grown in Palghar, Maharashtra has been given GI tag?
Q13. At which place the next year's Commonwealth Games will take place and India has pulled out from the hockey competition?
Q14. Actor Arvind Trivedi, who played which character in the popular TV serial "Ramayana", has passed away?
Q15. To which country APEDA has given approval for the first export consignment of value added products made from jackfruit, passion fruit and nutmeg from Kerala?
Q16. In which field the Nobel Prize 2021 has been announced to Benjamin List of Germany and David Macmillan of America?
Q17. Which Indian female player has won the best female player award?
Answer: Gurjit Kaur
Q18. Which state has become the first Indian state to start organized cultivation of cinnamon?
Answer: Himachal Pradesh
Q19. Who has been announced by the International Finance Corporation as its new head in India?
Answer: Wendy Werner
Q20. In which city the High Commissioner of Bangladesh has honored the veterans of 1971 war on BNS Somudra Avijan?
Q21. Recently, which state government has started the “Swachh Program”?
Answer: Andhra Pradesh
Q22. Which day is celebrated all over India on 8th October?
Answer: Indian Air Service Day
Q23. How many pressure swing absorption oxygen plants have been dedicated to the nation by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a program in Uttarakhand?
Q24. Mr. P. L. Harnadh has recently taken over as the chairman of which port trust?
Answer: Paradip Port Trust
Q25. Who has recently started the transmission system for Rajasthan solar power sector?
Answer: POWERGRID Khetri Transmission System Limited.
Q26. Who has recommended the widespread use of the world's first malaria vaccine on children?
Answer: World Health Organization (WHO)
Q27. Which organisation has released its new report titled “The State of Climate Services 2021: Water”?
Answer: World Meteorological Organization
Q28. For which year in a row Japan has been ranked first in the Henley Passport Index's Passport Ranking 2021?
Q29. The National Tiger Conservation Authority has declared Guru Ghasidas National Park and Tamor Pingla Wildlife Sanctuary in which state as new Tiger Reserves?
Q30. Anshu Malik has become which Indian woman to reach the finals of the World Championships?
Q31. Name the Chief Economic Adviser to the Government of India, who has resigned from his post recently.
Answer: KV Subramaniam
Q32. According to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index, who ranks first in the list of $100 billion?
Answer: Elon Musk
Q33. Recently who has presented gallantry and outstanding service medals to the soldiers of the Indian Coast Guard?
Answer: Shri Rajnath Singh
Q34. Recently who has launched “MyPortApp” for digital monitoring of port operations in Kolkata?
Answer: Sarbananda Sonowal
Q35. Shri Jyotiraditya Scindia and Dr. VK Singh have started Doon Drone Mela 2021 in which state?
Q36. Who has recently released the report “Shifting Gears: Digitization and Services-Led Development”?
Answer: World Bank
Q37. India's oldest living former diplomat Vallilatha Madathil Madhavan Nair has passed away recently at the age of?
Ans : 102 Years
Q38. India and which country have made a plan to promote clean energy transformation in the power sector?
Answer: United Kingdom (UK)
Q39. Which Nobel Prize for the year 2021 has been announced to Philippine journalist Maria Resa and Dmitry Muratov of Russia?
Q40. How many new cases of corona have been reported in the country in the last 24 hours?
Answer: 18,166 Cases (214 Deaths)
Q51. Which day is celebrated all over India on this day (October 10)?
Answer: National Postal Day
Q52. Today (October 10) is being celebrated as which day all over the world?
Answer: World Mental Health Day
Q53. Who has been appointed as the new Director of Production of National Mineral Development Corporation (NDMC)?
Answer: DK Mohanty
Q54. Which scientist of CISR Dr. Shashank Sudriyal has been honoured with which award from Germany?
Answer: Green Talent Outstanding Young Talent Award.
Q55. Which Kannada actor has passed away at the age of 72?
Q56. Which 20-year-old girl from Rajasthan has been appointed as the British High Commissioner to India for a day?
Answer: Aditi Maheshwari
Q57. Pakistan's famous nuclear scientist has passed away. What was his name?
Answer: Abdul Qadeer Khan
Q58. British Airways has banned the use of which word on flights to avoid gender discrimination?
Answer: Ladies and Gentlemen
Q59. October 11 is being celebrated as which day?
Answer: International Girl Child Day
Q61. Which team has become the first team to reach the final after beating Delhi by 4 wickets in the first qualifier of IPL 2021?
Answer: Chennai Super Kings
Q62. NTPC Renewable Energy Limited (REL), a subsidiary of NTPC, has signed a green loan of Rs 500 crore with which bank for 470 MW solar power projects in Rajasthan and 200 MW in Gujarat?
Answer: Bank of India
Q63. Which Sangh will be launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi today?
Answer: Indian Space Association.
Q64. Where was the 8th edition of Indo-Sri Lanka bilateral joint exercise Mitra Shakti-21 held?
Answer: Anpara (Uttar Pradesh)
Q65. In which city the first seedcopter drone was used to deliver seed balls under the Hara Bhara initiative?
Q66. The Chairman of DRDO has been honored with the prestigious Aryabhata Award by the Astronautical Society of India. What is his name?
Answer: Dr. G. Satheesh Reddy
Q67. In which state Shri Jyotiraditya Scindia has inaugurated the Greenfield Sindhudurg airport under the UDAN scheme?
Q68. In which city in India, the flying car maker Vinata Aeromobility company is preparing a flying car for India?
Q69. At what age did Pakistan's greatest nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer Khan die?
Answer: 85 years
Q70. Reliance New Energy Solar Limited has bought REC from China National Bluestar for how many million dollars?
Answer: $771 Million
Q71. BC Patnaik has taken over as the Managing Director of which company?
Answer: Life Insurance Corporation of India
Q72. Which day is celebrated all over the world on 11th October?
Answer: International Girl Child Day
Q73. National Mineral Development Corporation Limited, a CPSE under which ministry has won two prestigious environment awards?
Answer: Ministry of Steel
Q74. Recently who has been honoured with Aryabhatta Award 2021?
Answer: Satheesh Reddy
Q75. At what age has Martin J Sherwin, a well-known scholar who researched nuclear weapons, passed away?
Answer: 84 years
Q76. Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited India, which country's Prime Minister Mette Fredrickson held bilateral talks?
Q77. In which state Purushottam Rupala has launched the nationwide river animal husbandry program?
Answer: Uttar Pradesh
Q78. With which country India has decided to work together for research in traditional medicine systems?
Q79. David Card, Joshua d'Angrist and Guddo W Imbens will be awarded the Nobel Prize 2021 for which field?
Q80. Who has started the Indian Space Association?
Answer: Narendra Modi
Q81. Which state government has developed the country's first smartphone based "e-voting" app?
Answer: Government of Telangana
Q82. Aditi Maheshwari, a resident of which state of India, has become the British High Commissioner of India for a day?
Q83. In how many meters rapid fire pistol mixed team event of Junior World Championship, Rhythm Sangwan and Vijayveer Siddha have won the gold medal?
Answer: 25 Meters
Q84. Which Lal Bahadur Shastri National Excellence Award has been awarded to Dr. Randeep Guleria, Director, AIIMS Delhi?
Q85. According to a study published in which journal, scientists have received the first radio signal from a planet outside the solar system?
Answer: Nature Astronomy
Q86. Which state-owned company has been given the status of "Maharatna" by the Government of India?
Answer: Power Finance Corporation
Q87. Which day is celebrated all over the world on 14 October?
Answer: International Standard Day
Q88. What percentage has the International Monetary Fund placed India's GDP growth rate for 2021-22?
Q89. The “Global Multidimensional Poverty Index 2021” has been released by the United Nations Development Program and by whom?
Answer: Oxford, Poverty and Human Development Initiative.
Q90. Which state of India has given GI tag to Karushpur Kalamkari painting and Kallakuruchi wood carving?
Answer: Tamil Nadu
91. Which ministry has released the "Monthly Economic Review for September 2021"?
Answer: Ministry of Finance
Q92. Which bank's former chief Rajnish Kumar has been inducted as chairman on the board of BharatPe?
Answer: State Bank of India
Q93. Which country has launched the world's first self-driving train?
Q94. Who has recently won the title of Miss Earth India 2021?
Answer: Rashmi Madhuri
Q95. Tejaswini initiative has been started by the police of which state?
Q96. How many medals have been won by Indian shooters in the ISSF Junior World Championship 2021?
Q97. Who has been made the President of the World Steel Association?
Answer: Sajjan Jindal
Q98. Which company has been given Maharatna status by the Government of India?
Answer: Power Finance Corporation
Q99. With whom has Coca-Cola India expanded its partnership as ambassador?
Answer: Sourav Ganguly
Q100. Which country has launched its first solar exploration satellite?
Q101. Who has been appointed by IndusInd Bank as its Chief Financial Officer?
Answer: Govind Jain
Q102. Which hydroelectric project has been canceled by the Kerala government?
Answer: Adhirashpilly Hydroelectric Project
Q103. Who has been appointed as the chairman of the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights?
Answer: Priyank Kanungo
Q104. How many women are included in the Forbes India Rich List 2021 released?
Answer: 6, Savitri Jindal, Vinod Rai Gupta, Leena Tiwari, Divya Gokulnath, Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, Mallika Srinivasan.
Q105. Who has been appointed as the British High Commissioner to India for a day?
Answer: Aditi Maheshwari (Rajasthan)
Q106. According to the Guinness Book of World Records, who has become the oldest living man in the world?
Answer: 112 year old Fuente Garcia (Spain)
Q107. Who has been awarded the Chemistry Nobel Prize for 2021?
Answer: Benjamin List (Germany), David WC Macmillan (Scotland)
Q108. Who has jointly won the Nobel Prize 2021 in the field of Medicine?
Answer: David Julius and Ardem Pataputian
Q109. How much has RBI increased the limit for transfer through Immediate Payment Service (IMPS) from Rs 2 lakh?
Answer: Rs 5 lakh
Q110. Who are the 6 new people included in the released Forbes India Rich List 2021?
Answer: Inder Jaisinghani, Arvind Lal, Deepak Mehta, Yogesh Kothari, Bajrang Lal Tapadia
Q111. Which actor has been appointed by crypto exchange company CoinDCX as its new brand ambassador?
Answer: Amitabh Bachchan
Q112. According to the released Forbes India Rich List 2021, who is the first among the richest Indians?
Answer: Mukesh Ambani