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Exercise : Daily Current Affairs
  • October 6, 2022 Current Affairs
1.
UAE's Minister of Tolerance inaugurated which religious monument in Dubai?
Vedic Temple
Mosque
Hindu Temple
Church
Answer: Option
Explanation:
UAE's Minister of Tolerance inaugurated a Hindu temple in Dubai.

2.
Who has been made the National Icon of the Election Commission of India?
Akshay Kumar
Amitabh Bachhan
Salman Khan
Pankaj Tripathi
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Pankaj Tripathi has been made the National Icon of the Election Commission of India.

3.
International Teacher's Day is being celebrated on which date?
October 05
October 06
October 03
October 02
Answer: Option
Explanation:
International Teacher's Day is being celebrated on 05 October.

4.
Which week was designated as World Space Week by the UN General Assembly?
October 01-07
October 03-09
October 04-10
October 02-06
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The United Nations General Assembly has announced October 4-10 as World Space Week.

5.
Amit Shah announced reservation for the Pahadi community under the ST category in which state/UT?
Odisha
Madhya Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir
Chandigarh
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Amit Shah announced reservations for the Pahadi community under the ST category in J&K.

6.
What amount of money has the government approved to install 25K mobile towers in 500 days?
25000 crore
1000 crore
500 crore
26000 crore
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Government approved Rs 26,000 crore to install 25K mobile towers in 500 days.

7.
Indian Navy has signed an agreement with the Navy of which country on the White Shipping Information Exchange?
USA
UK
Australia
New Zealand
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Indian Navy has signed an agreement with the Royal New Zealand Navy on White Shipping Information Exchange.

8.
Which city hosted the three-day Digital India Conference of State IT Ministers?
Patna
New Delhi
Jaipur
Hyderabad
Answer: Option
Explanation:
3-day Digital India Conference of State IT Ministers concluded in Delhi.

9.
Who authored the book named- The Last Heroes?
V Gopal Singh
Shashi Tharoor
P Sainath
Neha Mudgal
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The book titled "The Last Heroes" which has been authored by P Sainath is scheduled to release on November 21, 2022.

10.
Which state's Rashtra Samithi (TRS) was renamed as Bharat Rashtra Samithi (BRS) by CM K. Chandrasekhar Rao?
Telangana
Haryana
Jharkhand
Bihar
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Telangana Rashtra Samithi (TRS) was renamed as Bharat Rashtra Samithi (BRS) by CM K. Chandrasekhar Rao.

11.
Defence Minister performed 'Shastra Pooja' at which Military Station?
Guwahati
Jaipur
Auli
Patna
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Defence Minister performed 'Shastra Pooja' at Auli Military Station in Uttarakhand.

12.
Which platform for women entrepreneurs was established by Gujarat University, and it was introduced by President Droupadi Murmu?
Her Jivni
Her Start
Her Life
Her Business
Answer: Option
Explanation:
President Droupadi Murmu launches 'Her Start', a start-up platform for women entrepreneurs created by Gujarat University, in Ahmedabad

13.
Pangasius Icaria, which was recently discovered in the Cauvery River, belongs to which species?
Crocodile
Catfish
Snake
Bird
Answer: Option
Explanation:
A new catfish species has been discovered in the river Cauvery near Mettur Dam. The edible species has been named Pangasius icaria ( P. icaria) after the Indian Council of Agricultural Research discovered the species. The species belongs to the Pangasius genus

14.
Which company unveiled the humanoid robot prototype Optimus?
ISRO
NASA
Tesla
Amazon
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Tesla CEO Elon Musk presented a prototype humanoid robot named 'Optimus'.

15.
Who has become the first player from India to feature in 400 T20 matches?
Suresh Raina
Hardik Pandya
Rohit Sharma
Virat Kohli
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Rohit Sharma has become the first player from India to feature in 400 T20 matches.

16.
Which nation received bilateral assistance from India in the form of locally manufactured motorcycles?
USA
Syria
Lebanon
Germany
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India handed over locally-made motorbikes to Lebanon as bilateral assistance.

17.
How much of the national cap on channel owning was eliminated by the government's simplification of the financial qualifying standards under FM radio policy?
10%
15%
20%
45%
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The government simplified financial eligibility norms in FM radio policy and removed a 15% national cap on channel holding.

18.
Which state has launched the 'Satya Nishtha' app that will help state police to investigate and control criminal activities?
Bihar
Himachal Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh
Haryana
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Himachal Pradesh CM, Jai Ram Thakur has launched the 'Satya Nishtha' app that will help state police to investigate and control criminal activities.

19.
Which state has launched a 'Mahatma Gandhi Rural Industrial Parks' (MGRIP) scheme?
Bihar
Haryana
Chhattisgarh
Assam
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Chhattisgarh CM, Bhupesh Baghel has launched a 'Mahatma Gandhi Rural Industrial Parks' (MGRIP) scheme.

20.
Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) celebrated its 54th foundation day on which date?
October 02
October 04
October 06
October 03
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) celebrated its 54th foundation day on October 4.