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Exercise :: Agriculture - Latest Current Affairs

  • Agriculture - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development has sanctioned how much fund to West Bengal to reconstruct infrastructure which was damaged by Cyclone Amphan?

A. Rs 595 crore
B. Rs 795 crore
C. Rs 695 crore
D. Rs 895 crore

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development(NABARD) has sanctioned Rs 795 crore to West Bengal to reconstruct infrastructure which was damaged by Cyclone Amphan under Rural Infrastructure Development Fund.

2. 

Who signed MoU with NABARD for sustainable agriculture?

A. Indian Council of Agricultural Research
B. National Commission on Farmers
C. Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers' Welfare
D. Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the National Board of Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) on 13 December to promote sustainable agriculture and climate-resilient farming systems.

3. 

The former football player Fernando Ricksen passed away recently. He belongs to which country?

A. Netherland
B. Norway
C. Denmark
D. Finland

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The former Rangers and Netherlands football player Fernando Ricksen passed away at the age of 43. He earned 12 caps for the Netherlands between 2000 and 2003. In six years (2000-2006) with the club of Rangers (Glasgow, Scotland), he also won 2 Scottish Premier League titles, 2 Scottish Cups and 3 Scottish League Cups.

4. 

The latest Railway zone of India is Headquartered at ________?

A. Jalandhar
B. Visakhapatnam
C. Guwahati
D. Lucknow

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The new railway zone Southern Coast Railway is headquartered in Visakhapatnam.

5. 

Noted mathematician Michael Atiyah was passed away recently. He belongs to the country of;

A. Brazil
B. Germany
C. United Kingdom
D. United States

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Prof. Sir Michael Atiyah (89), the noted British mathematician has passed away in United Kingdom on 11th January 2019. He was best known for his co-development of a branch of mathematics called topological K-theory and the Atiyah-Singer index theorem. His research also involved deep insights relating to mathematical concepts known as "vector bundles". Sir Michael was also a recipient of the Abel Prize (2004) and Fields Medal (1966), and was the former president of the Royal Society in London. He was one of the foremost mathematicians whose work encompassed topology and geometry, and worked with several Indian mathematicians such as Indian-American mathematician Harish-Chandra and Vijay Kumar Patodi, during his career.