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Exercise : Daily Current Affairs
  • January 24, 2023 Current Affairs
1.
According to an EY report, when will India become a $26 trillion economy?
2025
2030
2041
2047
Answer: Option
Explanation:
According to an EY report, India will become a $26 trillion economy by 2047.

2.
In which state did the Indian Navy conduct the "AMPHEX 2023" mega exercise?
Himachal Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh
Madhya Pradesh
Andhra Pradesh
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Indian Navy conducted the "AMPHEX 2023" mega exercise in Andhra Pradesh.

3.
Which state's/police UT's department spearheaded the "Cyber Congress initiative"?
Odisha
Kerala
Nagaland
Telangana
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Telangana police UT's department spearheaded the "Cyber Congress initiative".

4.
Recently, which state's 'Etalin Hydroelectric Project' has been cancelled by the Forest Advisory Committee?
Arunachal Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh
Himachal Pradesh
West Bengal
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The 'Etalin Hydroelectric Project' in Arunachal Pradesh has been cancelled by the Forest Advisory Committee.

5.
On which date is the International Day of Education annually celebrated?
January 21
January 24
January 16
January 20
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The International Day of Education is annually celebrated on January 24.

6.
In which city did the ECI host the 2nd International Conference?
Bikaner
Varanasi
Pune
New Delhi
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The ECI hosted the 2nd International Conference in New Delhi.

7.
Recently, R Vishnu Prasad was awarded the 'Indian Achievers Award' for the year 2022 in which category?
Actor
Scientist
Player
Writer
Answer: Option
Explanation:
R Vishnu Prasad Honoured as Most Eminent Scientist of the Year 2022. R Vishnu Prasad has been conferred with the most prestigious scientific honour Indian Achievers Award for the year 2022.

8.
In the 2023 Hockey World Cup, which team registered the biggest win in Hockey World Cup history?
Australia
Canada
Netherlands
India
Answer: Option
Explanation:
In the 2023 Hockey World Cup, the Netherlands registered the biggest win in the Hockey World Cup history. The three-time champion Netherlands defeated Chile's debutants by a score of a record-breaking 14-0

9.
Which country's President will be the Chief Guest for Republic Day 2023?
Japan
Egypt
France
Australia
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The President of Egypt will be the Chief Guest for Republic Day 2023.

10.
Which country declared a medical emergency in the Yanomami territory following reports of child deaths from malnutrition?
Brazil
Bahamas
Benin
Bangladesh
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Brazil declared a medical emergency in the Yanomami territory following reports of child deaths from malnutrition.

11.
Who announced their retirement from all forms of cricket?
Hashim Amla
David Miller
Marco Jansen
Andile Phehlukwayo
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Hashim Amla announced his retirement from all forms of cricket.

12.
Which country did India surpass to become the most populous country in the world?
Iran
Nepal
Haiti
China
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India surpassed China to become the most populous country in the world.

13.
Who has been appointed as the Director General of the DGCA?
Suman Chawal
Aniruddh Goyal
Vikram Dev Dutt
Vikas Malhotra
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Vikram Dev Dutt appointed as next Director General of DGCA, to take charge on February 28. The Centre approved the appointment of IAS officer Vikram Dev Dutt as the next chief of aviation regulator Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA)

14.
Which country's PM Benjamin Netanyahu dismissed key ally Aryeh Deri from all ministerial posts?
Norway
Canada
Italy
Israel
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu dismissed key ally Aryeh Deri from all ministerial posts.

15.
Which state aims to be the first 'Green Energy State' by 2025?
Uttar Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Andhra Pradesh
Himachal Pradesh
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Himachal Pradesh aims to be the first 'Green Energy State' by 2025.

16.
In which state's Ganjam district did the Aska police station become the country's number one police station?
Kerala
Assam
Odisha
Jharkhand
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Aska police station in Odisha's Ganjam district became the country's number one police station.

17.
With which nation India conducts a bilateral naval exercise called Varuna?
Fiji
Oman
France
Sudan
Answer: Option
Explanation:
France and India conduct a bilateral naval exercise called Varuna.

18.
Who has been chosen to serve as the National Health Authority's director?
Naveen Mishra
Praveen Sharma
Sunil Kumar
Rajpal Singh
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Praveen Sharma has been chosen to serve as the National Health Authority's director.

19.
In which city was the International Trade Fair on Millets and Organic Products held?
Bengaluru
Hyderabad
Chennai
Noida
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The International Trade Fair on Millets and Organic Products was held in Bengaluru: The 4th International Trade Fair of Millets and Organics Products began on 20 January 2023 at Tripuravasini, Bengaluru. India is leading among countries to celebrate 2023 as the International Year of Millets. This three-day fair is organised by the Department of Agriculture and the Government of Karnataka.