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Exercise :: Miscellaneous - Latest Current Affairs

  • Miscellaneous - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

Which organisation has honoured India's one million ASHA workers for their outstanding contribution to advancing global health?

A. UNEP
B. IMF
C. WHO
D. UNICEF

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

India's one million all-women ASHA workers were awarded and honoured by WHO for their 'outstanding' contribution to advancing global health, demonstrated leadership and commitment to regional health issues. They were honoured for their crucial role in linking the community with the health system and ensuring those living in rural poverty can access primary health care services, throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

2. 

What is the name of the technology in which the DNA of an organism is changed?

A. Genome Editing
B. Genome Regulation
C. Genetic Modification
D. Genetic Change

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Genome editing (also called gene editing) is a group of technologies that give scientists the ability to change an organism's DNA. The Department of Biotechnology notified the guidelines for the safety assessment of genome-edited plants.

3. 

NASA and which company has launched Starliner Spacecraft to carry astronauts to ISS?

A. Embraer
B. Airbus
C. SpaceX
D. Boeing

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Boeing Company and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) launched the Starliner Space Capsule- OFT 2 (Orbital Flight Test-2).

4. 

Which one has established the world's highest weather station on Mount Everest?

A. Discovery
B. Doordarhan
C. Parliament TV
D. National Geographic Society

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The National Geographic Society has installed the "highest weather station in the world" on Mount Everest at an altitude of 8,830 meters to automatically measure various meteorological phenomena.

5. 

Which international institute has announced the opening of a regional office in GIFT City?

A. World Health Organization
B. New Development Bank
C. World Economic Forum
D. World bank

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

New Development Bank (NDB), a Shanghai-based multilateral bank of BRICS countries, will open its first regional office in India at Gujarat International Finance Tec-City (GIFT City) to address the country's infrastructure and sustainable development needs.