Current Affairs - Miscellaneous

Exercise : Miscellaneous - Latest Current Affairs
  • Miscellaneous - Latest Current Affairs
131.
What is the term used to describe the rare occurrence of a hurricane and an earthquake happening simultaneously in Southern California?
Earthquicane
Quakecane
Hurriquake
Cyclorumble
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The term "hurriquake" is used to describe the rare occurrence of a hurricane and an earthquake happening simultaneously in Southern California. The Hurricane this time has been named as Hurricane Hilary.

132.
Which agency recently approved the first vaccine created to forestall (Respiratory Syncytial Virus) RSV-associated LRTD (Lower respiratory tract disease)?
The European Medicines Agency
World Health Organization
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
The International Testing Agency
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved the first vaccine created to forestall (Respiratory Syncytial Virus) RSV-associated LRTD (Lower respiratory tract disease) and severe cases in infants spanning birth to 6 months.

133.
Which event become the most-watched livestream globally recently?
Chandrayaan-3 Mission Soft-landing
FIFA World Cup LIVE Telecast
IPL Final LIVE Telecast
Taylor Swift music concert LIVE Telecast
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Chandrayaan-3 Mission Soft-landing LIVE Telecast, broadcasted on August 23, 2023, captured the attention of over 80 lakh peak concurrent viewers (PCVs), making it the most-watched live stream globally.

134.
For how long will Sachin Tendulkar serve as the voter awareness ambassador of the Election Commission of India?
One year
Two years
Three years
Four years
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Sachin Tendulkar will serve as the voter awareness ambassador for a three-year term. The initiative aims to address challenges like urban and youth apathy towards elections.

135.
What is the emission threshold defined by the Green Hydrogen Standard for India?
1 kg CO2 equivalent per kg H2
2 kg CO2 equivalent per kg H2
3 kg CO2 equivalent per kg H2
4 kg CO2 equivalent per kg H2
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India has announced the definition of Green Hydrogen. The Green Hydrogen Standard for India sets a criterion of 2 kg CO2 equivalent per kg H2 as a 12-month average emission threshold.