11 May to 20 May 2021 Current Affairs

Himanta Biswa Sharma has become the new Chief Minister of Which State?


How many Women Military Soldiers have been introduced into the Indian Army?

83 Women

Who won his fifth successive Spanish Grand Prix?

Lewis Hamilton

Which State announced a Grant of Rs.10 Lakh for Labourers, who killed in Mine explosion?

Andhra Pradesh

Anti-COVID Drug “2-DG” was developed by __________

DRDO – Defence Research & Development Organisation.

Which State Government announced “Manoj Das International Literary Award“?


Who has become the 1st Parsi on Indian Cricket Team since 1975?

Arzan Nagwaswalla

Which Actress has written the book, titled “Elephant In The Womb”?

Kalki Koechlin

Which Sports Stars, Maharaj Krishan Kaushik and Ravinder Pal Singh have passed away?


Rajya Sabha member Raghunath Mohapatra passed away. He was also associated with ___________


Who has become the World’s First Climb “Mount Everest” 25 times?

Rami Rita Sherpa

Who has been appointed as Chief Secretary of Tamil Nadu?

Irai Anbu

Which state has decided to start door-to-door Screening Drive in the Village?


Which India retail has become the World’s 2nd Fastest growing retail company?


Real-time Monitoring relief “CovAid” portal has been set up by __________________

NITI Aayog

On Which Day, National Technology Day is observed in India?

11 May

Raj Kumar Sacheti, who passed away recently, was the executive director of which sports organization?

Boxing Federation of India

Recently, 8 Asiatic lions of Which zoo have tested positive for SARS-CoV2 virus?

Nehru Zoological Park

Oktoberfest, which has been cancelled due to covid, is the beer festival of which country?


What is the name of the world’s first Artificial Intelligence ship?

Mayflower 400

Which ministry has launched an online portal for the PLISFPI?

Ministry of Food Processing Industries

Kotak Mahindra Life Insurance Company Limited (KLI) has appointed whom as managing director of the company?

Mahesh Balasubramanian

Xylophis deepaid, which was recently discovered in Tamil Nadu, is a species of?


What is the theme of the World Asthma Day 2021?

Uncovering Asthma Misconceptions

CBSE Has launched ‘Dost for Life’ is an exclusive psychological counselling app for students and parents of CBSE-affiliated schools. Who is the Chairman of CBSE?

Manoj Ahuja

What is the name of the Artificial Intelligence (AI) algorithm to help detect Covid-19 from chest X-rays developed by DRDO?

Atman AI

Who has been Selected as ICC Players of the Month for April 2021?

Babar Azam

Which organization has partnered with Sustainable Environment and Ecological Development Society (SEEDS) to launch vaccination drive and set up COVID care centres in India?

Pepsico Foundation

Kami Rita has scaled Mount Everest for the 25th time, breaking his own record for the most ascents of the world’s highest peak. He Belongs to Which Country?


Which company has Started the Campaign “Savadhan Rahein Safe Rahe” Public Awareness Initiative?

Bajaj Finserv

Recently, Who has been Appointed as the 38th President of FICCI Ladies Organization?

Ujjawala Singhania

Recently, Scientists of China has Discovered the Lightest Form of Uranium 214. What is the Atomic NO. of Uranium?


Which India Actor has won best actor award at New York City International Film Festival?

Anpuam Kher

What was the Theme of National Technology Day 2021?

Science and Technology for Sustainable Future

The “3rd Arctic Science Ministerial (ASM3) 2021” held in which city?


The 1st Revenue Minister of Kerala, has passed away. Her name is _____________?

KR Gouri Amma

Which state became the 1st state to adopt an Online Flood Reporting System?


Recently, Indian and Indonesian Navies conduct “PASSEX” in which sea?

Arabian Sea

R.Shanmugasundaram has been appointed as the next advocate general of which state?

Tamil Nadu

Which govt. Agency has released a report titled “Connected Commerce“?

NITI Aayog

Which space agency is set to launch the “DOGE-1 Mission to the Moon“?


Who has been named ICC Men’s Player of the Month for April 2021?

Babar Azam

Who has become the 1st Sikh Woman to be elected to Scottish parliament?

Pam Gosal

Recently, Lalti Ram passed away. He was related to the Which field?

Freedom Fighter

Which nation plans to create a Covid-19 “Separation Line” on Mt Everest?


Which state’s police has launched “COVI Van Helpline” number for Senior Citizens?


Who has become the 1st Indian-origin person to win “Arab World Nobel Prize“?

Tahera Qutubuddin

Which nation was the top exporter of Passenger Cars and LCVs to South Africa in 2020?


Who won the men’s “Madrid Open Title 2021“?

Alexander Zverev

Recently, Which space agency’s “OSIRIS-REx” Robotic Prospector started travel to earth?


Recently, Which country’s population has crossed 1.4 Billion?


Which INS has taken part in “Passage Exercise (PASSEX)” with Indonesia?

INS Sharda

The United States has given which COVID vaccine’s approval for emergency use in the age group of 12-15 years?


We have observed which edition of Time of remembrance and reconciliation for those who lost their lives during the Second World War in 2021?


Which company has donated “USD 15 Million” for COVID relief in India?


Which company has launched its first electric motorbike “Live Wire“?

Harley Davidson

Which state has become the second UT to be covered under “Har Ghar Jal” yojana?


Miyan Ka Bara” railway station’s name has been changed to what name _________________?

Mahesh Nagar

Which state’s police administration launches Mission Hausla?


Recently in the news, Mukurthi National Park is located in which of the following states?

Tamil Nadu

Recently in the news, “United Nations Climate Change Conference,2021 (COP26)“, will be held in Which Country?


On May 12, Which day is celebrated every year?

International Nurses Day

Recently, a floating ambulance has been started in which lake of India?

Dal Lake Srinagar

Recently, which state government has recently imposed a complete ban on glyphosate?


Recently, which state has announced free treatment of Mucormycosis patients?


Recently, which organisation has classified the Indian Covid-19 variant as “Variants of Concern (VOC)“?


Which state govt. has announced to treat ‘Black Fungus Patients’ free of cost?


Who was appointed as the new CMD of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited?

Arun Kumar Singh 

The Boat Ambulance service started in Jammu Kashmir at which lake?

Dal lake 

Who has developed the ‘Atman-AI’ technique for detecting COVID-19 in x-rays?


Which State’s Police has launched ‘Mission Hausla’ to help COVID-19 patients?


What is the latest Indian GDP growth rate estimate for FY22 as per Moody’s? 


Who was appointed as the CEO of the proposed National Asset Reconstruction Company? 

Padmakumar Nair 

Which Indian cricketers became the 1st female player to get Corona vaccinated?

Smriti Mandhana 

Who has been appointed as the Chief Operating Officer of “Starcom”?

Niti Kumar 

Who wrote a book titled “Life in the Clock Tower Valley”? 

Shakur Rather 

Who has become the 1st Indian To Win Arab World Nobel Prize? 

Dr. Tahera Qutbuddin

Paytm unveiled COVID-19 vaccine finder tool.Who is the Founder and CEO of Paytm?

Vijay Shekhar Sharma

What is the Name of Chatbot Started by HDFC Bank and Common Services Centre (CSC) to support the Village Level Entrepreneurs (VLEs) in providing banking services?


Mohammed Nasheed, who was injured in a blast recently, is the former President of which Country?


Border Roads Organisation, BRO celebrated its ____ Raising Day on 7th May?


Which state has launched the ‘Auro Scholarship Programme’ of Sri Aurobindo Society for all the students of the state?


Mucormycosis, which is being found in COVID-19 patients and largely in cases of those who are diabetic, is a kind of ___ ?


The United Nations has forecasted how much percent Indian economy growth in 2022?


Which state government has launched “Mukhyamantri COVID Upchar Yojana” recently?

Madhya Pradesh

Which company launched “Savdhan Rahein, Safe Rahein“, a public awareness campaign on financial fraud risks?

Bajaj Finserv

Which Bank has launched an artificial-intelligence chatbot named ‘EVA’?


Who has been appointed as the National President of FICCI Ladies Organization (FLO)?

Ujjwala Singhania

Who was ‘Best Actor award’ for a short film ‘Happy Birthday’ at the New York City International Film Festival?

Anupam Kher

Who has become the 14th administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) ?

Bill Nelson

Which state government is presenting “Manoj Das International Literary Award” in memory of litterateur Manoj Das?


Which neighbour country has successfully tested its first Metro train recently?


Which Small Finance Bank has launched the ‘I choose my number’ feature?

Jana Small Finance Bank

Recently, Indian Chamber of Commerce (ICC) has awarded ‘Green Energy Award’ of the year 2021?

Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Limited (IREDA)

Recently, online investment platform Grow has acquired which mutual fund company?

Indiabulls Mutual Fund

Recently, which e-commerce company has launched ‘Sanjeevani’ to match COVID patients with plasma donors?


Recently, microsite has been launched by which bank?

Bank of Baroda

Which Parsi player who was in the news recently was elected in the Indian national cricket team?

Arzan Nagwaswala

Recently, Patanjali’s biscuits have been acquired by which company?

Ruchi Soya

Which State/UT Police launched vehicle helpline ‘COVI VAN’ for senior citizens?

New Delhi

Who has been appointed as the New CMD of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL)?

Arun Kumar Singh

Recently, DGCL Has approved the Emergency use of Anti Covid Drug which is developed by DRDO. What is the Name of the Drug?


Which State Oldest Serving MLA KR Gouri Amma Passed Away at 102?


Jana Small Finance Bank launches ‘I choose my number’ feature. Who is the MD and CEO of Jana Small Finance Bank?

Ajay Kanwal

Taliban has Captured Afghanistan Second Biggest Day after Months Frightening, What is the Name of the Dam?

Dahla Dam

Which Country has successfully sent a new Remote Sensing Satellite ‘Yoagan-34’ into space?


The Subject Expert Committee (SEC) has approved which COVID-19 vaccine for phase 2 and 3 human clinical trials on 2 to 18-year-olds?


Which bank has signed MoU with UAE-based ‘Mashreq Bank’ to facilitate money transfers from the UAE?

Federal Bank

Which two indian Companies will raise the production of vaccines within a month?

Sll, Bharat BioTech

In India, How much percent of area of summer cultivation has been increased from 2020 to 2021?


Which state government has announced Subsidy for “Purchasing of Ambulance“?


Recently, “Himalayan Red Fox” species has been spotted in which place of country?


Which Nationalised Bank has launched first time ever “3 in 1 Account” facility?


Which Indian company has launched ‘COVID-19 Vaccine Finder’ tool to help citizens check the availability of vaccination slots-on its Mini App Store?


Which state government has permitted COVID vaccination without ID proof?


Who has become the youngest Pakistani to summit Mt Everest, the world’s highest peak?

Shehroze Kashif

Which organisation has won ‘Green Urja Award 2021’?


Which organisation developed 3 cost-effective ventilators, oxygen concentrators named ‘Prana-Vayu and Swastha’?


GOI has approved  how much amount for the development of ‘Tesla Style  Battery Manufacturing’?

Rs 18,100 crore

Recently, the news , Shotgun World Cup, 2021 is being held in which country?


Recently seen in the news, which species of frog is officially the largest Frog in the World?

Goliath Frog

Recently, which place is India in the latest Test Cricket Rankings released by ICC?


Recently, which country has chaired the meeting of the first BRICS Employment Working Group (EWG), 2021?


Recently, the Central Government has introduced a Management Information System (MIS) to strengthen which domestic industry?

Agarbatti Industry

Who has been appointed new UN Humanitarian Chief?

Martin Griffiths

According to the Report by the World Bank, Which Country was the largest recipient of remittances in 2020?


Which Country has Chaired 1st Brics Employment Working Group (EWG) meeting Virtually?


According to a report by the United Nations, human-caused methane emissions have to be cut down by what percent to avoid the worst effects of climate change?


Which State has launched ‘Amrit Vahini App’ for Booking of Beds in Hospitals?


Sahitya Akademi Award Winning Journalist Homen Borgohain passed away, he has been Conferred with Sahitya Academy Award in which year?


Who has been sworn in as the 6th time President of Uganda?

Yoweri Museveni

Who is the Author of Book ‘All time favourite for Childrens’?

Ruskin Bond

Which among the following has been crowned Premier League Champions for the third time?

Manchester City

On May 15 Which day is Celebrated?

International Day of Families

Recently, in which state the Mahtari Dular Scheme has been started?


Recently, in the news, “Sinabung Mountains” are located in which country?


Recently, Google Cloud has signed an agreement with which Starlink Internet Connectivity?


Recently, who has become the Prime Minister of Nepal?

K P Sharma Oli

Which Indian has won “Whitley Award 2021” for his “biodiversity peace corroider“?

Y Nuklu Phom

What is the theme of 3rd Edition Arctic Science Ministerial 2021?

Knowledge for a sustainable Arctic

Recently, Three ‘Yaogan-30’ satellites has been launched by which country?


Which Country has partnered with United Nation Development Programme to provide Oxygen generation plants to the North Eastern Region in India?


Which organisation has launched a mobile app for journalists?

Supreme Court

Which Company has launched “4 Days Work in a Week Model” for employees?

Oyo Hotels

HDFC Bank has predicted how much percent India’s growth for FY22?


Which Company has become the fastest Growth Company across the world as per the  “Deloitte Report 2021“?


Who has been appointed as the Indian Ambassador in Suriname?


Centre  Government will provide covid Vaccine doses to State/UTs Free of Cost?

1 Crore, 91 Lakh

Which organisation has informed that fully vaccinated people no longer need to wear their masks indoors and outdoors?

USCDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

NDRF (National Disaster Response Force) teams have been deployed for how many states while “Cyclone Tauktae”?


Name ‘Cyclone Tauktae’has been given by which country?


Which state government has declared a new district named as “Malerkotla”?


Pablo Picasso’s “Woman Sitting Near a Window” (1932) sold in which city?

New York

The Agriculture Ministry has allocated how much  amount for ‘Horticulture’ for 2021-2022?

Rs. 2250 crore

Which Payment Bank has launched “DigiGold” digital platform for Gold Investment?

Airtel Payment Bank

Recently, RBI has cancelled the licence of which co-operative bank?

United co-operative bank

Tennis Player “Roman Khassanov” has been banned. He is from which country?


Who has created a world record to climb Mount Everest twice in the shortest span of time?

Mingma Tenji Sherpa

On 16 May, which day is celebrated?

International Day of Light

Recently, Geojit Financial Services has tied up with which bank?

PNB Bank

Recently, the Union Cabinet has approved the transfer of land for the construction of Aerial Passenger Ropeway System in _____________ ?


Who created history by becoming the first Indian fencer to quality for the Olympic Games?

Bhavani devi

Cyclone Tauktae is likely to hit some Indian State, this name Tauktae is given by Which Country?


The Police of which state has launched a drive called “Mission Hausla” to help people get oxygen, beds and plasma for COVID-19 Patients?


On Which Day, World Hypertension Day is Observed?

17 May

Which state has decided to provide Rs 5,000 to below the poverty line (BPL) families as Covid relief?


Maharashtra Government has Formed a committee under whose chairmanship to study Maratha quota judgement?

Dilip Bhosle

Which E-commerce company has launched “Sanjeevani” to connect COVID-19 patients with potential plasma donors?


48th Chief Justice of India has launched a Mobile Application for which Among the Following for the Court Proceedings?


According to the census, China currently has population of 1.41 billion people. What was the average annual growth rate of China over the last 10 Years?


A real time Digital Flood Reporting and Information Management System (FRIMS) has been launched in which state?


A Giant frog as big as the size of the human body was recently discovered in which country?

Solomon Islands

Which state has announced to give Rs 5000 per month as a pension to children who have lost their parents in this COVID  pandemic?

Madhya Pradesh

S. Balachandran has been Appointed as India’s Next Ambassador to which country?


Recently, Which Company has launched all Electric Motorcycle Brand ‘Livewire’?

Harley Davidson

Which Indian has Won Whitley Award 202 Which is also Called Green Oscar?

Nuklu Phom

The World Health Organization has declared which Indian coronavirus variant as a variant of global concern?


Recently, who has taken charge as First Woman Finance Minister of Assam?

Ajanta Neog

Jupiter ICY Moon Explorer which has recently been tested is the interplanetary spacecraft of which space agency?

European Space Agency

Recently, who has set the world record by conquering Mount Everest twice in the shortest time in a season?

Mingma Tenji Sherpa

Recently, DigiGold has been launched by which Bank?

Airtel Payment Bank

Recently, who became the first state in the country to join the global COVAX  alliance?


Recently, who has been awarded the prestigious Basavashree Award for 2020?

Dr.K Kasturirangan

Which Country is the world’s first to ban all synthetic cannabinoid substances?


Which country’s first Mars Rover ‘Zhu Rong’ has been successfully landed on Mars?


Who has been named as the “People’s Advocate” of the ‘UN Climate Change Conference 2021’?

David Attenborough

Which country’s PM has topped the “World’s 50 Greatest Leaders” list for 2021 by Fortune Magazine?

New Zealand

Who has been appointed as the new CEO of “Bata India”?

Gunjan Shah

Which state government has announced 25% subsidy for manufacturing of medical equipment?

Uttar Pradesh

Who has become first Indian origin fighter to win ‘Heavy weight World Champion MMA Title’?

Arjan Bhullar

Women’s Rugby World Cup 2022 will be held in which country?

New Zealand

Recently, by which name has GoAir rebranded itself?

Go First

Which Indian American has been appointed as the Senior Advisor to US President Joe Biden?

Neera Tanden

Who has been crowned 69th Miss Universe  2020 Title?

Andrea Meza

Mingma Tenji Sherpa  Creates World Record by Scaling Mt. Everest, the World Highest Peak  Twice in Shortest Spam of how many days?

4 Days

RBI  cancels license of  United Co-operative Bank, This Bank is Based in which state?

West Bengal

Which Indian State has launched ‘Covid Fateh’ Drive as a part of  Covid Mukt Pind Abhiyan to tackle Covid-19?


International day of lights is observed on which day?

16 May

Ms Narasimhan Passes Away, he was a Renowed?


Which Country has become the world’s first country to ban synthetic cannabinoids?


Malerkotla was become the 23 district of which state?


Sindhu  Darshan Festival is Celebrated in Which Indian State or UT?


Vaidya Apke Dwar” Scheme has been launched by the Minister of Ayush. Who is the Present Ayush Minister of India?

Shripad Yesso Naik

Ajanta Neog has become the first Female Finance Minister of Which Indian State?


On Which Day, National Dengue Day is Observed in India?

16 May

Recently, Which country has withdrawn from the FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifying tournament?

PP North Korea

Recently, who has won the title of Italian Tennis Tournament 2021?

Rafael Nadal

Recently, in the news, “Kundoli Proposed Reserved Forests” are located in which state?


Recently, who has been awarded the “International Invincible Gold Medal 2021“?

Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank

We have Observed “World Telecommunication and Information Society Day” on which date?

17 May

Which State has become first to join “Global COVAX Alliance” to procure anti-Covid Vaccines?


Recently, the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has called a meeting for complete ceasefire between which countries?

Israel & Palestine

Which city has topped ‘Environmental Risk Outlook Index 2021?


Which city is safest according to “Environmental Risk Outlook Index 2021”?


Which country will host the 2021 Women Rugby World Cup?

New Zealand

“Westlife Development” will invest how much amount to open “Mcdonald’s” outlet in India this year?

Rs 100 crore

Which state government has launched virtual School for class 9th to 12th?


Who has won “British Masters Golf 2021”?

Richard Bland

Recently, A Book “Sikkim:A History of Intrigue and Alliance” has been launched?

Preet Mohan Singh Malik

When was World AIDS Vaccine Day celebrated?

18 May

Which State Government has launched virtual schools for class 9 to class 12?


Which State Government has announced to bear the expenses of education of destitute children from Corona?

Delhi Government

PC George has passed away. He was a famous _____ ?


China Churong rover has successfully landed on which planet after completing 7 Months of Space travel?


Who has been crowned 69thMiss Universe 2020 Title?

Andrea Meza

KI Rajnarayan, who passed away due to age related illness was a renowned _____________ writer.


Recently, Simorgh Computer has been launched by which country?


Who has won the ‘10th Italian Open Title 2021’?

Rafael Nadal

Who has won ‘Italian  Open Women Singles Title 2021’?

Iga Swiatek

Who has joined Global consortium to build undersea cable network centred in India?

Reliance Jio

Which Indian-origin Woman has been nominated by US President Joe Biden as a senior white house adviser?

Neera Tendon

Which State Government has launched the “AYUSH GHAR DWAR” campaign?

Himachal Pradesh

Which Union Minister has been awarded with “International Invincible Gold Medal“?

Ramesh Pokhriya

Which Indian State Government has launched “HIT Covid App” ?


Which Country has decided to share 80 Millions doses of COVID-19 vaccine globally over the next 6 weeks?


Which Medical Company has signed a pact with Dr Reddy’s to manufacture Russian Sputnik V Covid-19  vaccine in India?

Shilpa Medicare

Which Country has banned foreign curriculum and foreign ownership in Private Schools?


Which Sports league newly created “Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion Award”?

National Basketball Association

Recently, Siddharth Shriram has passed away by Covid. He was a/an ____________?


Which State Government has announced Rs 10 Lakh Fixed Deposit facility for orphaned children?

Andhra Pradesh

Which IIT Institution has designed an eco-friendly cremation cart fitted with stainless steel insulation?

IIT Ropar

6th UN Global Road Safety Week is Observed from?

17-23 May

Kobe Bryant was related to which sport?


Which Country has recently built its most powerful Supercomputer “Simorgh“?


Which State government launched “COVID HIT App”?


In which country is the Faraz-B-Gas Field, the giant gas egg that has been in the news recently?


Where  is India’s First Agri-Export Facilitation Center started?


Who has been appointed as the Prime Minister of the West Africa country of Mali?

Mocter Owen

Which team has won the title of ‘FA cup football tournament 2020-21’ for the first time in the history of 137 years?

Leicester City

On the death of a person from Covid-19, how many rupees compensation has been announced by the Government of Delhi to his family?

Rs 50,000

Who became the first Indian-origin mixed material arts fighter by winning the heavyweight world champion at the Singapore Forest Championship?

Arjan Singh Bhullar

Which organised   quoted that ‘World is at risk of Vaccine Apartheid?


Which state government is going to set up 48 oxygen generation plants?


Which state government has launched ‘MOMA Market’?


Tribal Affairs Minister has signed a MoU with which IT Company to do Digital transformation of tribal schools?


Which company has developed the world’s first private digital court under the private justice system?

Jupitice Justice Technologies

Who has become the India Women to Summit ‘Mount Pumori’?

Gunbala Sharma, Baljeet Kaur

Who has launched the “2-DG” anti covid drug recently?

Rajnatah Singh

We have observed ‘International Museum Day’ on which date?

18 May

Recently, the Finance Minister has allocated how much amount for Panchayati Raj Local governing bodies?

Rs 8924

Which state government will provide Rs 3000 to each auto driver & construction worker?


Who has become Suzuki Motorcycle India’s new Company Head?

Satoshi Uchida

Who has been appointed asPeople’s advocate of COP26 for climate change?

David Attenborough

Matyaskara Bharosa” is a scheme of which state?

Andhra Pradesh

Which former Union Minister, who served as a minister of state in the Minister of Defence, Minister of Food Processing Industries and Minister of Civil Aviation, passed away recently?

Chaman Lal Gupta

According to the Ministry of Environment, how many elephants died due to train cutting across India between 2009-10 and 2020-21?


When is World AIDS Vaccine Day celebrated?

18 May

Which state government has started the ambitious “Medicine from the sky” the first of its-kind project involving delivery of medicines through multiple drones?


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