1 to 10 March 2021 Current Affairs

What was the name of ‘Startup India International Summit’ organised in January 2021?

Parambha


Recently, Which Indian Cricketer has announced his retirement from all formats of cricket?

Yusuf Pathan


Which film won ‘Best Film’ at the Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2021?

Tanha Ji


Who will become the US ambassador to the United Nations in 2021?

Linda Thomas Greenfield


Who has won the Best State Award to apply the ‘PM KISAN’ scheme?

Uttar Pradesh


Recently, We have observed ‘National Science Day’ on which date?

28 February


Which state has constructed a first-of-its-kind road from plastic waste?

Tripura


Who won Best Actor (Female) in Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival awards 2021?

Deepika Padukone


Who won ‘Best Actor (Male) in Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival awards 2021?

Akshay Kumar


Sharad Goklani has recently been appointed as the President & Chief Technology Officer of which bank?

AU Small Finance Bank


‘Natalia Mikhailovna Vodianava’ has been appointed as the U.N. Population Fund (UNFPA) goodwill ambassador, She is from which country?

Russia


We have observed ‘National Protein Day’ on which date?

27 February


Indian Player R. Vinay Kumar has announced his retirement from which sports?

Cricket


Which state government has announced a ban on Hookah Bars?

Jharkhand


The G20 Summit 2021 will be which edition to the annual event?

16th


Scientists have discovered a new species of alpine plant in which state?

Andhra Pradesh


Which country is the chair for the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors(FMCGB) meeting of 2021?

Italy


Which Bank in India has recently tied with JPMorgan to go live Skills Blockchain Technology “Link” of the US Based Bank?

SBI


Which state has become the fourth state to include a woman commando squad in the police?

Uttarakhand


What is the theme of National Protein Day 2021?

Powering with Plant Protein


Sharad Goklani has recently been appointed as the President Chief Technology Office (CTO) of which Bank?

AU Small Finance Bank


Which Indian boxer won silver at the Strandja Memorial Tournament in Bulgaria?

Deepak Kumar


The International Olympic Committee has chosen which city for the 2032 Olympic Games?

Brisbane


Vinesh Phogat, won which medal in Ukrainian Wrestlers & Coaches Memorial Tournament?

Gold Metal


Which state has launched various services under the 5T Initiative of WCD & Mission Shakti?

Odisha


Indian player R. Vinay Kumar has announced his retirement from which sports?

Cricket


Which state government has launched ‘e-Parivahan system’ portal?

Himachal Pradesh


Dr. Harsh Vardhan has laid the foundation stone of Mon Medical College in which state?

Nagaland


Who has been appointed as the new MD and CEO of the Central Bank of India?

M Venkata Rao


Recently, Tarun Bajaj has been given additional charge of which department?

Revenue Department


Who has recently flagged off the special train at Tanakpur Delhi Junction?

Piyush Goyal


Which country’s first Prime Minister, Michael Somare passed away recently?

Papua New Guinea


Who will receive the global energy and environment leadership award at the CERAWeek Conference 2021?

Narendra Modi


Who has been selected for the Sahitya Akademi Fellowship?

Velacheru Rao


Where is the centralised control room for Kumbh Mela has been set up?

Haridwar


Which state’s Cabinet has approved the law to give life imprisonment to food adulterators?

Madhya Pradesh


Which Ministry will launch the ‘Catch the Rain’ campaign?

Ministry of Jal Shakti


India has donated ‘Digital cobalt therapy machine’ to which country?

Madagascar


Recently, Which country’s cargo ship, “MV Helios Ray” suffered an explosion in the Gulf of Oman?

Israel


Recently, ISRO launched the “Amazonia-1” satellite. It is of which country?

Brazil


What is the cost of Covid Vaccine in private hospitals?

Rs. 250


A Book ‘Advantage India: The Story of Indian Tennis’ has been launched. Who is the author?

Anindya Dutta


Which airport has become the third International Airport of Uttar Pradesh?

Kushinagar International Airport


India is giving Rs. 33 crores to which country for re-construction Hospitals & Research centers?

Nepal


Which Indian player has been nominated for the ICC Men’s player of the Month award for the month of February?

Ravichandran Ashwin


We are celebrating ‘Janaushadhi Week’ in which period?

1 March to 7 March


Who has launched Real-Time Monitoring System of Toll Plazas?

Nitin Gadkari


Recently, Who has been appointed as India’s High Commissioner to Australia?

Manpreet Vohra


Which country’s former President ‘ Nicolas Sarkozy’ has been found guilty of corruption, and sentenced to jail?

France


We have observed ‘Zero Discrimination Day’ on which date?

1 March


Which country has won ‘Uganda International Badminton Tournament 2021’?

India


Which Indian economist has been appointed as the Assistant Secretary General of ‘United Nations Environment Programme’ (UNEP)?

Ligia Noronha


This time the GST collection is up by how much percent?

7%


Which state government has launched a Special Police Force ‘Bastar Tigers’?

Chattisgarh


Who inaugurated the Maritime India Summit 2021?

Narendra Modi


Who develops varieties of wheat and paddy with vitamin D?

Chintala Venkrat Reddy


Which computer company built the first ocean made plastic residual computer?

Hp


Who is the author of launch book “Advantage India: The Story of Indian Tennis”?

Anindya Dutta


Recently by which ‘Sugamya Bharat App’ was launched?

Thawarchand Gehlot


‘Jal Saheli’ group has done the work of reviving the water sources in which area?

Bundelkhand


Who has recently become the youngest girl in Asia to conquer Mount Kilimanjaro?

Ritvika (9yr)


Which Indian women player has won the Ukraine wrestling tournament?

Vinesh Phogat


Which country launched the first Arctic surveillance satellite?

France


Which state government has approved 75% reservation in the private sector jobs to the locals of the state?

Haryana


Recently, India has signed a MoU with which country for cooperation in the agriculture sector?

Fiji


Who has been appointed as a chairperson of the International Boxing Association’s (AIBA)?

M C Mary Kom


Who has topped ‘Hurun Global Rich list 2021’?

Elon Musk


Which eastern state has launched its first Air cargo service ?

Nagaland


Which state/UT has topped “Khelo India Winter Games”?

J & K


India is starting a new passenger train with which country?

Bangladesh


India is to invest _______ in ports by 2035?

USD 82 Billion


Recently, who has launched the ‘Sugamya Bharat App’?

Thawar Chand Gehlot


Who has become the first cricketer ever to achieve 100 million followers on Instagram?

Virat Kohli


We have observed “World Wildlife Day 2021” on which date?

3 March


Indian Air Force will participate in which war exercise of the United Arab Emirates for the First Time?

Desert Flag


Who has become the new Chief Secretary of Bihar?

Arun Kumar Singh


Who was appointed the new High Commissioner of India to the country of Australia?

Manpreet Vohra


Former President of which country Nicholas Sarkozy was sentenced to 3 years in prison in a corruption case?

France


Lok Sabha TV and Rajya Sabha TV has been merged into one channel, which will known as ?

Parliament TV


In which state was the program called ‘Ghari Ki Pehchan Chelic’ started?

Uttarakhand


Who is the author of Book “India: A Scamster Boron Every Minute”?

Snigdha Poonam


Recently Pakistan has signed an agreement with which country on liquefied natural gas?

Qatar


Which state has been ranked 1st in the Gross State Domestic Product list?

Maharashtra


What is the theme of 2021 World Hearing Day?

Hearing Care for All


Which state will launch the Mahasamruddhi Mahila Sashaktikaran scheme?

Maharashtra


Who has been appointed as the CEO of Sansad Television?

Ravi Capoor


The Indian Air Force has gifted a 1971 war helicopter to which nation?

Bangladesh


Which private sector bank has signed MoU with Whatsapp to launch “Whatsapp Banking Services”?

Axis Bank


Which state government has launched a separate fund for SC/ST scholarship?

Odisha


Who has been appointed as the Director General of CRPF?

Kuldeep Singh


Which country is purchasing “Brahmos Missile” from India?

Philippines


A Sanskrit ‘Maria’ has been awarded with a gold medal and a degree of Acharya  from Sampurnanand Sanskrit University. She is from which country?

Spain


Which country discovered 140 million years old, fossils of Dinosaur?

Argentina


Which state government has allowed DBT (Direct Benefit Transfer) funds to students for purchasing Uniforms & Cycle?

Bihar


Which state government has launched the Biggest Budget in states category till now?

Gujarat


India has given how many COVID Vaccine doses to the UK?

10 Million


Which state/UT government is developing the “Cultural Complex Kala Kunj”?

Delhi


Which country has inaugurated the world’s first ‘Platypus’ sanctuary?

Australia


Which state has launched the “Gharoki Paachan, Chelik Naam” scheme?

Uttarakhand


India’s first Machine Tool Park will be open in which state?

Karnataka


Which Indian Boxer has been appointed as the chairperson of AIBA’s champions and Veterans committee?

Mary Kom


Which federation has been recognised by the Ministry of Sports after 10 Years?

GFI


Who has taken charge as the Flag Officer commanding-in-Chief of Eastern  Naval Command?

A.Bahadur Singh


Who has won “Janaki Ammal -National Female Biological Scientist Award 2020-21” under Youth category?

Prof. Nitu Singh


Who has topped in Hurun Global Rich List 2021?

Elon Musk


Which state’s governor has approved a bill to reserve 75% of private sector jobs for locals?

Haryana


Which Bank has tied up with Whatsapp to start Whatsapp Banking services?

Axis Bank


Who laid the foundation stone for “Development of Maa Bamleshwari Devi Temple” in Chhattisgarh?

Prahlad Singh Patel


The National Safety Day (NSD) is observed on which date?

March 4


Who has taken additional charge as the CRPF DG?

Kuldeep Singh


Which city has topped in the “Ease of living Index 2020”?

Bengaluru


Which city topped in the “Ease of living Index 2020” with less than one Million Population?

Shimla


Which city has topped in Municipal Performance Index (MPI) 2020?

Indore


From India, Which Institute has emerged as the best Institute in ‘QS World University Ranking 2021’?

IIT Bombay


Who has become the third cricketer to hit six 6s in one over in International Cricket?

Kieron Pollard


Which state government has Collaborated with IBM to provide free skills training to the youth?

Goa


In which state Udaipur ScienceCenter has been inaugurated?

Tripura


Which state government has decided to develop 3 Model Villages in Indo-Tibet China Border Areas?

Arunachal Pradesh


Which state government has announced to set up two textile parks?

Gujarat


In which state, Dr. Rameshwar Oraon presented the state budget for the year 2021-22?

Jharkhand


Which app has integrated with India’s official  registration website, cowin.gov.in?

MapmyIndia


The entire rail network in India will be fully electrified by which year?

2023


Who inaugurated the India Pharma 2021 and Medical Device 2021?

Sadanand Gowda


Which year has been declared as ‘International Year of Millets’ by the UN?

2023


Which state will host the Hero Indian Women’s League (IWL) 2020-21 ?

Odisha


Which state has launched the Mukhyamantri Antyodaya Parivar Utthan Yojana ?

Haryana


Which University has topped the QS World University Ranking 2021?

Massachusetts Institute of Technology


The Udaipur Science Centre has been inaugurated in which state?

Tripura


The Starship prototype rocket SN10 has been successfully launched and tested by which organization?

SpaceX


Who launched the “CSIR Floriculture Mission”?

Dr Harsh Vardhan


Who ties-up with MathWorks to strengthen the deep-tech startup ecosystem of India?

NITI Aayog


Who has been conferred with Bihari Puraskar Award 2020?

Mohankrishna Bohara


Prime Minister Narendra Modi  has participated in the virtual Indian-sweden summit, with the Prime Minister of Sweden?

Stefen Lofven


India has signed a key pact with the Phillipines called “implementing arrangements” for”procurement of defence material and equipment. Who is the President of the Philippines?

Rodrigo Duterte


UNGA has announced which Year was the year of Millets?

2023


Who has been conferred with ‘Champion Publisher of the Year Award 2020?

The Hindu Group


Redcliffe Life Sciences has roped in which Actor as the brand ambassador for their fertility and pregnancy care brand, Crysta?

Kareen Khan Kapoor


Faf du Plessis, who has announced retirement from test cricket, hails from which country?

South reply


“Pahela Phagun” which is a Spring festival is celebrated in which country?

Bangladesh


The UN Capital Development Fund has been appointed which Indian-origin investment and development banker as its Executive Secretary?

Preeti Sinha


Which organisation has received the Asia Environmental Enforcement Award-2020 awarded by the United Nations Environment Programme(UNEP)?

Wildlife Crime Control Bureau


The Supreme Court of which country launched the Artificial Intelligence (AI) based translation software ‘Amar Vasha’?

Bangladesh


Facebook has started blocking users, news organization and other organizations of which country from sharing news and other links of the platform?

Australia


The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide  Rs 100 crore loan to which hospital chain for healthcare services and medical equipment to fight the COVID-19 pandemic?

Medanta


Who has taken over as Principal Director General of All India Radio News?

N Venudhar Reddy


The Rajasthan Government has decided to provide the 200 days of Employment under MGNREGA for which tribes?

Sahariya, Khairua and Kathaudi


What is the name of the Made in India App which is being seen as an Indian alternative to Twitter?

Koo App


According to a report by the World Bank, India accounts for _____ percent of the global death in road accidents, the highest in the world?

11%


Who is the author of Book The Terrible, Horrible, Very Bad Good News?

Meghna Pant


Researchers have discovered three fossils of the earliest known living animal – the 550-million-year-old ‘Dickinsonia’ at which site?

Bhimbetka Rock Shelters


Which state or UT has launched the “Zero Covid by Feb28” campaign?

Puducherry


Tripura Government has launched a digital Platform to promote e-governance under which name?

Jagrut Tripura


“Chapchar Kut” Festival has started in which district of India?

Mizoram


Which day is celebrated as “Jan Aushadi Diwas”?

7th March


Who has partnered with Deendyal Antyodaya Yojana-National Urban Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NULM) to facilitate e-marketing of products which are made by Self Help Group?

Amazon


Who has become the New Brand Ambassador of PUMA?

Kareena Kapoor


Which State government has Launched “Ek Thali, Ek Tarkari Scheme“?

Uttar Pradesh


In which state the 8th North-East Zone Shooting Championship has been held?

Guwahati


Who has written the Book “Silk Road, India China’s the Geopolitics of Asia Book“?

Kingshuk Nag


Which Railway zone has launched Mobile Train Radio Communication system?

Western Railway


Who has started the “AI Game Changer” Programme?

NASSCOM (National Association of Software and Service Companies)


India’s largest Ground based Optical Telescope has been established in which state?

Uttarakhand


Which state will conduct the survey of Social and Educational Status of people of Backward Classes?

Odisha


N.S. Lakshminarayana Bhatta passed away. He was related to which field?

Poet


Which International Bank decided to introduce a banknote worth 1-Million bolivars?

Venezuela’s central Bank


Which state secured the 1st position in  the NCAER’s Land Records and Services Index?

Madhya Pradesh


Which Bank has tied up with the Indian Army to handle the salary account of the soldiers?

Kotak Mahindra Bank


Which cricketer has been appointed as the brand ambassador of Glenmark Pharma?

Rohit Sharma


Who has been appointed as First Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of the Federal Reserve Bank?

Naureen Hassan


Who has inaugurated the New Delhi World Book Fair 2021?

Ramesh Pokhriyal


How many scholars have been awarded the Indian Science Research Fellowship (ISRF) 2021?

40


Who wrote the Book titled “Artificial Intelligence and The Future of Power“?

Rajiv Malhotra


M.G. George, was an Indian entrepreneur, who has passed. He was the Chairman of which company?

Muthoot Group


On which day, International Women’s Day is Observed?

8 March


India’s first “Transgender Community Desk” opens in Hyderabad, Telangana. In which Year, Supreme Court of India Recognized Transgender as the Third Gender?

2014


India has described which country as “Priority One” partner in the defence sphere?

Srilanka


Which country has received the final recommendation from the UN-CDP to graduate from the least developed country(LDC) category?

Bangladesh


NHAI created a Limca Book of Records by constructing a 25.54 km long four lane between Vijaypur-Solapur (NH 52) in a record time of how many hours?

18 Hours


Attukal pongala festival is celebrated in which state of India?

Kerala


According to a recently published report by the World Bank, how many countries in the world offer full equal rights for women?

10


Which state/UT Approves Separate Board for all schools?

Delhi


India’s Biggest Kidney Dialysis Hospital inaugurated at Banglasahib Gurudwara in Delhi. On which Day, World Kidney Day is Observed?

11 March


What was the theme of Jan Aushadi Diwas 2021?

Seva Bhi Rozghar Bhi


The First Water White Water Rafting Festival has been organized by which state/UT?

Jammu and Kashmir


Which state has announced to conduct an agriculture census this year?

Gujarat


Who addressed the 76th Annual Conference of Association of Physicians of India (API)?

Jitendra Singh


Who addresses the inaugural session of TechBharat 2021?

Harsh Vardhan


Dr Harsh Vardhan inaugurated the new research building “Desikan Bhawan” in which city?

Agra


Which organization has published the “Food Waste Index Report 2021”?

UNEP


Which cabinet has approved the state board of school education?

Delhi Cabinet


Who has won the gold medal in the Matteo Pellicone Ranking Series, Rome?

Vinesh Phogat


Who has won the gold in the 35tth Boxam International Tournament, Spain?

Manish Kaushik


Which country appointed first transgender newsreader?

Bangladesh


Which state/UT’s administration has launched ANMOL app under the National Health Mission?

Jammu & Kashmir


Which state has launched night safaris in 3 national parks?

Madhya Pradesh


India’s first Forest Healing Centre has been opened in which state?

Uttarakhand


PM Modi has announced the inauguration of “Maitri Setu” between India and which country?

Bangladesh


PV Sidhu has won which medal at the Swiss Open 2021?

Silver


Which state govt. Inaugurated projects worth Rs34 crores in Solan?

Himachal Pradesh


The first-ever “Transgender Community Desk” of India has been set up in which city?

Hyderabad


Where did PM Modi dedicate the 7,500th Janaushadhi Kendra to the nation?

Shillong


Who has been awarded by Delhi Medical Association for outstanding service and work?

Harsh Vardhan


Who has become the Chairman of Asia Pacific Agricultural Credit Association (APRACA)?

G R Chintala


Which Zone of Indian Railways has installed mobile train radio communication systems?

Western Railways


Former Indian player Ishar Singh Deol has passed away. He was associated with which sports?

Athletics


Which state’s former Governor Anshuman Singh passed away?

Rajasthan


Which company has launched a web platform ‘Women Will’ for rural women entrepreneurs?

Google


Himachal Pradesh Police Department organized the ‘All Woman Parade’ in which city?

Shimla


Where did PM Modi dedicate the 7,500th Janaushadhi Kendra to the nation?

Shillong


Who has inaugurated conservation works at Singorgarh Fort in Madhya Pradesh?

Ram Nath Kovind


Which nation voted to ban full-face coverings in public places?

Switzerland


Which state has launched the night safaris in 3 National Parks?

Madhya Pradesh


A 3-day Combined Commanders Conference was recently held at which place?

Gujarat


In which category bout Bajrang Punia has won the global medal at 2021 Matteo Pellicone Ranking series ?

65 Kg


Billionaire Olivier Dassault passed away in a helicopter crash. He was a member of which nation’s Parliament?

France


What was the profession of N S Lakshminarayana Bhatta, who passed away recently?

Kannada Poet


Former Indian Player Ishan Singh Deol has passed away. He was associated with which sports?

Athletics


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