Current Affairs - Miscellaneous

Exercise : Miscellaneous - Latest Current Affairs
  • Miscellaneous - Latest Current Affairs
1136.
Which organization has released the 'Poverty and Shared Prosperity 2022' Report?
SBI
World Bank
Reserve Bank of India
Asian Development Bank
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The World Bank has released a report, titled "Poverty and Shared Prosperity 2022. Correcting Course" that provides the latest estimates and trends in global poverty and shared prosperity.

1137.
Which institution has launched a new 'SupTech initiative' named 'DAKSH'?
SEBI
RBI
NITI Aayog
NABARD
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das launched a new SupTech initiative named 'DAKSH'.

1138.
Which medical professional of Indian descent has been proposed as the US representative on the WHO executive board?
Ashish Jha
Vivek Murthy
Sanjay Gupta
Naresh Trehan
Answer: Option
Explanation:
US President Joe Biden has nominated Dr Vivek Murthy to serve as America's representative on the executive board of the World Health Organisation.

1139.
What would be the combined shareholding of LIC and the Government in IDBI Bank following the proposed sale of a stake in that institution?
34 %
49 %
51 %
25 %
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The government and LIC hold a 94.72 per cent stake in IDBI Bank. After the sale, the combined shareholding of LIC and the Government will come down to 34 per cent.

1140.
India's first green tech-based Technology Business Incubation or Inclusive TBI (i-TBI) will be set up in which institutions?
NIT Srinagar
NIT Patna
NIT Agartala
IIT Mandi
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India's first green technology incubation facility named Greenovator Incubation Foundation will soon be opened at the National Institute of Technology (NIT) Srinagar.