Current Affairs - Miscellaneous

Exercise : Miscellaneous - Latest Current Affairs
  • Miscellaneous - Latest Current Affairs
1816.
NASA and which company has launched Starliner Spacecraft to carry astronauts to ISS?
Embraer
Airbus
SpaceX
Boeing
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Boeing Company and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) launched the Starliner Space Capsule- OFT 2 (Orbital Flight Test-2).

1817.
Which one has established the world's highest weather station on Mount Everest?
Discovery
Doordarhan
Parliament TV
National Geographic Society
Answer: Option
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.

1818.
Which international institute has announced the opening of a regional office in GIFT City?
World Health Organization
New Development Bank
World Economic Forum
World bank
Answer: Option
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.

1819.
NMCG approved how much amount for Water Infrastructure Projects?
546
576
660
626
Answer: Option
Explanation:
NMCG approved 11 projects with an estimated cost of approx Rs 660 crores to develop Water Infrastructure Projects along the River Ganga.

1820.
National Geographic Society has installed the "world's highest weather station" on which mountain?
Kangchenjunga
Makalu
Mount Everest
Mount Godwin Austen
Answer: Option
Explanation:
National Geographic Society has installed the "world's highest weather station" on Mount Everest at an altitude of 8,830 metres to automatically measure various meteorological phenomena.