Current Affairs - Miscellaneous

Exercise : Miscellaneous - Latest Current Affairs
  • Miscellaneous - Latest Current Affairs
141.
What sets the "Namoh 108" lotus flower variety developed by CSIR-NBRI apart from others?
Large size
Seasonal blooming pattern
Unique fragrance
Fully sequenced genome
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The unique “Namoh 108” lotus flower variety has been developed by CSIR-NBRI, with 108 petals. The lotus, flowering from March to December, boasts enriched nutrients and has its genome fully sequenced.

142.
Which institute has partnered with the Jio Institute to unveil a faculty development programme in Artificial Intelligence and Data Science?
National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT)
University Grants Commission (UGC)
Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has partnered with the Jio Institute to unveil a faculty development programme in Artificial Intelligence and Data Science. The programme is designed to upskill and reskill faculty members from AICTE-approved institutions in the areas of AI and DS.

143.
What is the name of the mobile application launched by CWC aimed at enhancing flood preparedness and response?
FloodAlert
FloodWatch
FloodSystem
FloodControl
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Chairman, of the Central Water Commission (CWC), Shri Kushvinder Vohra, has taken a groundbreaking step towards enhancing flood preparedness and response by unveiling the “FloodWatch” mobile application.

144.
Which state government launched the Bhagwan Birsa Munda Jodaraste Scheme?
Bihar
Odisha
Jharkhand
Maharashtra
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Bhagwan Birsa Munda Jodaraste Scheme aims to link all tribal villages in 17 districts of Maharashtra with main roads, effectively addressing the challenges faced by these communities in accessing essential services.

145.
What is the name of the portal launched by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to help individuals locate unclaimed deposits?
UDGAM Portal
Lost Funds Portal
Money Locator Portal
SUGAM Portal
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has unveiled a groundbreaking solution for individuals seeking their unclaimed deposits. The portal is named UDGAM (Unclaimed Deposits – Gateway to Access Information) portal.