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Exercise :: Miscellaneous - Latest Current Affairs

  • Miscellaneous - Latest Current Affairs
11. 

Who is the author of the children's book "The Christmas Pig"?

A. Salman Rushdie
B. Katherine Paterson
C. Ruskin Bond
D. JK Rowling

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Harry Potter author JK Rowling is all set to release a new children's book titled "The Christmas Pig"

12. 

The Government of India has launched the first-ever Online Exhibition on Ramayana titled "Rama Katha: The Story of Rama Through Indian Miniatures". The exhibitions showcase how many miniature paintings collections of the great epic?

A. 108
B. 54
C. 32
D. 49

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Union Minister of State for Tourism and Culture ( I/C), Shri Prahlad Singh Patel virtually inaugurated the first-ever Online Exhibition on Ramayana. It showcases 49 miniature paintings collections from different art schools of India, from the 17th through the 19th century.

13. 

What is the rank of India in the World Press Freedom Index 2021?

A. 151
B. 139
C. 127
D. 142

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The India has been placed at 142nd position among 180 countries in the latest World Press Freedom Index 2021.

14. 

Which country ranked last in the Henley Passport Index 2021?

A. Afghanistan
B. Pakistan
C. Nepal
D. Bangladesh

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Afghanistan ranked last in the Henley Passport Index 2021.

15. 

Which country has topped in the Henley Passport Index 2021?

A. Germany
B. South Korea
C. Japan
D. Singapore

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The Henley Passport Index on April 17 released its list of the most powerful passports. Japan, Singapore and Germany, South Korea stand Top 3 respectively.