1 to 10 January 2021 Current Affairs

On Which Day,DRDO Day is observed?

1 January

Recently, Dr Harsh Vardan inaugurated the Highest meteorological centre  (MC) of the Indian in which State/UT?


Who is the Author of Book “Sutranivednachi sutra ek- anba“?

Roopa Chari

The Defence Ministry has granted “green channel status” to which defense company?

L & T Defense

Who is the author of the book I Came up on a Lighthouse : A Short Memoir of Life with Ratan Tata?

Shantana Naidu

Who has been nominated as the board member of the Global Alliance for vaccine and Immunisation (GAVI)?

Dr. Harsh Vardhan

The two-day naval passage exercise PASSEX in the South China Sea was between India and which country?


Who will be Honoured with Humanitarian Award 2020 at Norway Bollywood Film Festival?

Sonu Sood

The Central Government has removed the ban on which product exports from 1st January 2021?


Which Country has inducted Indian Submarines INS Sindhuvir into its navy?


Which Bank has partnered with Rupay to launch a payment solution in association with PayNearby?

RBL Bank

The Brahmaputra Aamantra Abhiyan is to be held in which two states?

Arunachal Pradesh and Assam

Which state has unveiled its Solar Power Policy 2021?


In which state first Rice ATM has to be set up?


Who has partnered with IIT Delhi to set up a design and Innovation Lab for Rural Entrepreneurs?

Common Services Center

Which State has announced the inclusion history of Sikh Guru in the school curriculum?

Uttar Pradesh

Who has launched India’s First Remoting Monitoring System of Gas Turbines?


In which state  the Thoubal Multipurpose Projects was established?


Archaeologist excavates fast-food centres at which place?


Which Insurance Company has partnered with Jammu and Kashmir Government  for the PMJAY SEHAT?

Bajaj Allianz General Insurance

By Which Rocket Indian satellite is to carry names of common people in space?


At Which Place of South Delhi Municipal Corporation open its Toy Bank?


Which bank has been collaborating with Salesforce to build the Next Generation Tech Platform for Retail Banking?

YES Bank

To Promote which product, APEDA has been supporting private entities in creating necessary infrastructure?

Moringa Products

BSSUKM and NKJ  Biofuel Partnered to set up India First Ethanol Plant under PPP Model in which state?


Who is the Author of a Book titled “Sabarimala Vijnanakosam”?

K S Vijaynath

Which Country has changed a word in its national anthem?


Who has recently biome the riches person in Asia?


Who has won Eminent Engineer Award 2020 from IET?

V K Yadav

In Association with which Union Ministry, the Ministry of Tourism has implemented ‘Adopt a Heritage scheme‘?

Ministry of Culture

21 Year-old  Reshma Mariam Roy of which state has become the youngest panchayat President?


Which Department has won the gold icon award, excellence in digital governance Ministry?

Department of Posts

Who has taken over as the Chairman of Steel Authority of India Limited(SAIL)?

Soma Mondal

Who has been Honoured with Raja Mansingh Tomar Award 2020?

Abhinav Kala Parishad

Which Organisation Celebrates its 63 Foundation Day on 1 January 2021?


Which Country is set to join as the sixth member of the ‘Five Eyes’ Intelligence network?


With which country India exchanged the list of nuclear installations?


Which state’s Apta Completion Portal won the Silver Icon Award for Innovation during pandemics?


As a part of SAGAR-III, Indian Naval Ship INS Kiltan has reached which country to deliver relief materials?


The Thoubal Multi Purpose Project has been inaugurated with which city?


Who has successfully conducted the maiden trial of the first indigenous Air Droppable container SAHAYAK-NG?

DRDO and Indian Navy

Who one has signed a contract with MoD to provide 10 Lynx U2 Fire Control System?


Who has been awarded the highest civilian honor  knighthood by the queen Elizabeth?

Lewis Hamilton

Self Propelled Air Defence Gun Missile System is the system of which country?

South Korea

Raghavendra Singh Chauhan has been appointed as the Chief Justice of the High Court of which state?


ICG (Indian Coast Guard) has signed a MoU with how many countries for cooperation in maritime rescue and search operation?


In Which State, AFSPA has been extended for next six months?


Which state government has launched “Diginest” mobile App?


Which country will be the UNSC President in August 2021 and in 2022 also?


Tansen Sangeet Samaroh 2020” has been started in which state recently?

Madhya Pradesh

Who has been awarded with “Tansen Samman 2020” at the World Music Festival?

Satish Vyas

Which state has launched “Kisan Fasal Rahat Yojana“?


Which state deployed two helicopters to fight wildfire in Dzukou Valley?


Which state bank has issued Electoral bonds as of December 2020?


Which country’s nuclear power generation broke the Soviet Record?


Kerala became which number state to pass the resolution against farm law?


India has launched Flash Flood Guidance service for which countries?

Bangladesh, Bhutan and Nepal

Who has been appointed as the new Chairman & CEO of the Railway Board?

Suneet Sharma

Asian Development Bank has approved the $10 million loan for horticulture in which state?

Himachal Pradesh

Which country has changed a word in its national anthem to honour the indigenous population of the country?


India has shared a prisoners list with which country as a part of a bilateral agreement?


Which road is to be widened in kerala?

S.N. Jn – Poothotta

Who has become the new chairperson of “Steel Authority of India Limited”(SAIL)?

Soma Mondal

The government has created a new DMA in the MoD, Who is the Head of DMA?

Bipin Rawat

Which state government has announced a Green Rebate for Eco-friendly Homes amid slew of new measures?


Which state has registered 8% growth in GST Revenue in December 2020?


Which Indian Missile has got the approval from cabinet for export?


Which state will host the 14th Global Healthcare summit in 2021?

Andhra Pradesh

In Which mountains butterfly Trackers help lift the mystery surrounding rare butterflies?


Which Union Territory has bagged the award for the “Best Performing Union Territory in India for implementing the PMAY”?


Remission of Duties and Taxes on Exported products scheme will be in effect from which state?

1 January 2021

Who has become a member of IOSCO ?


Which state is about to bring a comprehensive transformation in the health sector?


Which company has signed an agreement with the Delhi government and Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan to solarise schools in Delhi?

Oakridge Energy

Who has been appointed as the chief secretary of karnataka?

P Ravi Kumar

Sunil Kothari has passed away.He is associated in which profession ?


Which state cabinet has approved Dharma Swantantrya Bill 2020?


Who is the author of the book titled ‘Vahana Masterclass’?


In how many states PM Modi laid the foundation stone for light house projects?


Due to storm Bella, the country has generated half of its power from wind?


Which state announced that it will include the History of Sikh Gurus in school curriculum?

Uttar Pradesh

Which country’s new rule permits drones to fly over people and at night in the country?


Government has extended the tenure of K Sivan as the Chairman of which organisation for a period of one year upto january 2021?


Which committee has recommended the National Common Mobility Card?

Nandan Nilekani

Which governing body has recently collaborated with the UNDP India to launch India’s first Social Impact Bond?


Who has been appointed as the new Chairman & CEO of Railway Road?

Suneet Sharma

To augment electricity generation, in which state the ADB has signed a $231 million loan?


Which Institution has signed USD 10 million loan agreement with India to expand horticulture in Himachal Pradesh?


On which day, World Braille Day is observed?

4th January

Who was awarded a knighthood in the UK’s New Year’s Honours list?

Lewis Hamilton

Thoubal Dam was recently inaugurated in which state?


Kolar Leaf-Nosed Bats are these days in news, and are found in which state?


Which country has announced to restrict the promotion of unhealthy food from 2022?


Which developing “Green population” technology?


The Union Cabinet has approved an MoU between India and which country on cooperation in the peaceful uses of outer space?


On which day, Savitribai Phule Birth Anniversary is observed?

03 January

India & French Rafale fighter Jets will carry out Wargames codenamed Exercises SKYROS in which state?


Which state has introduced a campaign called “Ek Zila- Ek Shilp“?

Madhya Pradesh

Which Armed unit has recently created a new ‘Human Rights Cell’ ?

Indian Army

Who has become the first women chief justice of Telangana High Court?

Hima Kohli

Which country has abolished the death penalty making permanent?


Which state government has sent professionally trained  nurses to britain?


Which country’s space  agency recently approved two Sun-exploration heliophysics missions?


Global Family Day is Celebrated on which date?

1st January

Which application has been launched by the External Affairs Ministry to Connect with Indian diaspora?

Global Pravasi Rishta

Which country has begun its two year tenure as a non permanent member of the UN Security Council?


KVIC has unveiled which e-commerce portal to promote khadi and village industry products?


India has given relief material to which cyclone affected the country?


Who has become India’s 67th chess grandmaster?

Leon Mendonca

Who has launched India’s first remote monitoring system for oil refineries turbines?

IOCL – Indian Oil Corporation

In the Bloomberg Billionaires index, Mukesh Ambani ranked at which place?


Who has signed MoU with DAY-NRLM to boost livelihoods of SHG Woman and Tribal Population ?

TRIFED – Tribal Co-operative Marketing Federation of India

What is India’s rank in the world Economic League Table 2021?


Savitribai Phule Jayanti is celebrated on which date?

3rd January

Who is the author of the book titled “Sundranivednachi sutra ek-anubhav“?

Roopa Chari

Who has been named as the deputy election commission of India?

Umesh Sinha

The first ginger processing plant of north east has been built in which state?


JS Banerjee has been appointed as the chief justice of which high court?

Madras High Court

Who is the author of the book titled ‘Elements of Quantitative Genetics’?

Stuti Sharma

In the Indian ocean, which country has deloyed Sea wing Gliders?


Every year the World Braille Day is observed on which date?

4th January

Which state government has launched a MoU With the Netherlands to set up skill development centres for farmers?

Uttar Pradesh

The IAF chief marshal RKS Bhaduria has launched which e-governance portal?


The 4th global ayurveda festival 2021 will be held in which state?


Which country has Co-chaired Asia Protected Area Partnership?


The World’s  longest railway platform will be inaugurated in March 2021. What is the length of the platform?

1505 Metres

Which country has become the 1st nation to culture the UK strain of SARS CoV-2?


Which company will launch the satellite name ‘Amazonia-1’ made entirely by the Brazalian space agency?


The government is implementing Rs.320 crore project for how many ports to enable the digital ecosystem?


The UGC has set-up a seven member committee for CET at UG Level. Who is the Head of the committee ?

R P Tiwari

For what purposes the Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has launched a unique miss call facility?

LPG Refills and Registration of new connections

Which state government has launched the mobile application digiNest?


Which bank has prepared a report of Action Agenda for Atma Nirbhar Bharat?


2021 has been marked as which edition of the World Braille day?


Which state has signed an MoU with NHPC & PDD to implement and execute mega hydro power projects?

Jammu and Kashmir

Which is the Opening movie in the 51st international film festival of India?

Another Round

Which state has created a special memorial to honour the Covid warriors?


Mathikettan Shola national park is notified as an eco-sensitive zone. It belongs to which state?


In which state the river cruise named ‘Mukta of Brahmaputra’ was inaugurated?


Which bank has launched the Jan 2021 Round of “Consumer Confidence Survey” & “Inflation Expectation Survey of Households“?


Which Union Territory has established the Tamil Academy to promote the Tamil language and career?


Which organisation has recently developed “Swastha Vayu Ventilator” for COVID patients?


India has signed a MoU with which country on ‘Specified Skilled Worker’?


TRIFED & Akhil Bhartiya Vanvasi Kalyan Kendra is going to develop the “TRIFOOD Parks” in which state?

Madhya Pradesh

Recently, which country has started import  of Rice from India  first time?


Recently, Who has launched “Toycathon Portal“?

Smriti Irani

Which organisation has approved $105 million loan to improve Waterways in West Bengal?

World Bank

Recently, who has become the new ‘Deputy Chief of Army Staff’?

Shantanu Dayal

Which country is to launch the world’s first wood-based space satellite by 2023?


Recently, Michael Kindo passed away. He was associated with which sports?


Who has been appointed as the new Chief Justice of ‘Andhra Pradesh High court’?

Arup Kumar Goswami

Which state government has launched ‘Kisan Suryoday Yojana’?


Which state government has declared ‘Bird Flu as State Disaster’?


Who has been appointed as the new Judge of “Gujarat High Court“?

Vineet Kothari

The Malala Yousafzai Scholarship Act has been passed away by which country?

United States

Which state will host the 51st International Film Festival of India?


From which state India has flagged off the 40-ISEA?


Which country has passed a bill making abortion valid?


In which country, Tesla has launched its largest superchanger facility?


Which Bank has launched whatsapp Banking?

Bank of Baroda

The well preserved remains of Ice Age wooly Rhino were found in which nation?


At which city, Dharmendra Pradhan has inaugurated India’s 1st of its kind Migrant worker cell?


RBI has issued Rs 5500cr  zero-coupon bonds for the recapitalisation of which Bank?

Punjab & Sind Bank

Which bank has launched the KYC account opening facility for saving bank accounts?


What is the theme of National Metrology Conclave 2021?

Metrology for the Inclusive growth of nation

Who has been conferred with the status of centennial observing station by the WMO?

Patna Meteorological Observatory

Which Bank has announced optimization of the PIDF scheme?


Who has been appointed as the 1st deputy general secretary  of AIFF ?

Abhishek Yadav

On the line of ease of doing business, the union minister has launched which portal?

Freight Business Development Portal

Which company has received orders from the MoD for supply of high mobility vehicles  to the Indian Army?


Which state has become the 1st group of states to complete 3 reforms stipulated by the minister of finance?

Madhya Pradesh & Andhra Pradesh

Cabinet has approved the signing of MoC with which country for partnership in Specified Skilled Worker?


The MoE and MoWCD have launched Toycthon 2021. What is the mascot of Toycthon 2021?


Which company has joined hands with SIDBI for rooftop solar financing for MSMEs?

Tata Power

Who has signed the USD $15 million projects to improve waterways in West Bengal?

World Bank

On 5th January, the Indian government’s SLNP and Ujjala Programmes has marked their which anniversary?


Which one has signed an MoU with the Bandhan Bank for the Bandhan Bank Shaurya Salary account?

Indian Army

In which city, the CPEI centralized network lab has been inaugurated?


What is the range of nuclear capable Agni-V Missiles?

5000 km

At which conclave, the Prime Minister inaugurated the National Atomic scale?

National Metrology Conclave

The World War Orphans on which date?

6th January

According to the report, the Indian economy is to contract by how much percent in 2020-21?


Which company has signed an MoU with Maharashtra Metro for the Implementation of advanced Biodigester MK-2?


In which state, TRIFED and Akhil Bharatiya Vanvasi Kalyan Ashram have signed MoU to set up TRIFOOD parks?

Madhya Pradesh

Which state  has launched the Kisan Kalyan Mission to double the farmer’s income?

Uttar Pradesh

World’s largest floating solar energy project in India is going to be constructed on Omkareshwar Dam. This Dam is located on which river?


Who has been appointed as the new British high commissioner to India?

Alexander Ellis

Who is the Author of a book titled ‘India’s 71-Year Test: The journey to triumph in Australia?

R Kaushik

Govt. Offices of Which Indian state to be Declared “Green”?


India’s First Fire park will be Set up in Which Indian state?


Bhitarkanika National Park in which Indian State?


With which country India successfully tested a Medium-range-surface-to-AIR Missile (MRSAM) Defence System?


Which State begins the “Krishi Sanjeevani vans” in order to test the soil, water?


The Centre has decided to form a committee for the protection of language, culture and land of which region?


Justice Hima Kohli has been sworn in as the first woman chief justice of which high court?


Recently, flagged off the World’s 1st Double Stack Haul container Train. This Train will run between?

Punjab & Haryana

At which city, Dharmendra Pradhan has inaugurated India’s 1st of its Kind Migrant worker cell?


Who has made the Biggest Charitable Donation of 2020?

Jeff Bezos

Who has been appointed as the 1st Deputy General Secretary of AIFF?

Abhishek Yadav

Cabinet approves MoC between India and ______ on partnership in ‘Specified Skilled Worker’?


Which company has bagged Rs. 758-crore order for HMVs for Indian Army?

Bharat Earth Movers Ltd

Who will head the “College of Supervisors (CoS)” formed by RBI?

N S Viswanathan

Which bank will establish ‘Fintech Innovation Centre (FIC) at its campus with the help of IIT Kanpur?


The Reserve Bank of India has recently imposed a fine of how many crores on Bajaj Finance Limited ?

2.5 crores

Who has been elected as the President of the Central Republic of Africa?

Faustin Touadera

When will Joe Biden be sworn-in as the next US President?

January 20th

In which country is Flybig called the start of New Hairlines?


Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation has signed an agreement with ‘Biodigester Technology’?


In which city will the country’s first Buddhist theme park be established?

Ranchi (MP)

Which Pravasi Bharatiya Divas Conference will be held on 9 january?


Who has recently become the richest person in the world?

Elon Musk

Who is the author of the launch book “ India’s 71 Year Test: The Journey to Triumph in Australia”?

R Kaushik

Who is the author of Book “Sutranivednachi sutra-ek anubhav“?

Roopa Chari

On which day, DRDO Day is observed?

01 January

Who has recently become the richest person in the World?

Elon Musk

Which state/UT has launched Mobile application “Satark Nagrik“?

Jammu & Kashmir

Which state government announced a slew of Welfare schemes, including free sanitary pads for girls?


In which state/UT the Khelo India Icc Hockey Tournament?


The Central Government approved eight hydropower projects of 144 MW in which state/UT?


The central government approved new National highway projects worth Rs 5,801 crore rupees for which state?


Which district has topped the list of aspirational districts ranked by the government think tank NITI Aayog?


Who has been appointed as the head of Google Cloud in Asia Pacific?

Karan Bajwa

Which Indian-origin person has been appointed as the first Chief Information Commissioner (CIO) of the US Army?

Dr. Raj Layer

Arup Kumar Goswami has recently sworn in as the Chief Justice of which High Court?

Andhra Pradesh High Court

Which species of wild cat has been recently added to the list of “Critically endangered species“?


Which Bank has recently announced the operation of the payment infrastructure development fund scheme?

Reserve Bank of India

Who has become the first women umpire to officiate a men’s test match?

Claire Polosak

Who has written the recently launched book “Right under our Nose“?

R. Giridharan

What was the profession of Satya Paul who has died recently?

Fashion Designer

Which state has launched the mPension App?


Which country has successfully test fired the Fatah-1 MLR system?


Which one collaborated with MoHFW to launch the Mobile app NCD PHC?

Dell Technologies and Tata Trusts

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