11 to 20 April 2021 Current Affairs

Who has broken “2 Guinness World Records” for fast solo cycling?

Bharat Pannu


Which athlete has been selected for the “Chhattisgarh Veerni award”?

Dutee Chand


How many Indian Sailors have been qualified for the Olympics for the 1st time?

4 Sailors


Who became the India’s 1st athlete to be suspended by the National-Anti Doping Agency?

Ajay Thakur


Who has launched World’s 1st Microsensor based Explosive Trace Detector “NanoSniffer”?

Ramesh Pokhriyal


Railway Minister, Piyush Goyal dedicated the Hansdiha-Godda new railway line in which state?

Jharkhand


Who has been honored with “Devishankar Awasthi Smriti Samman 2020”?

Ashutosh Bhardwaj


PM Narendra Modi has inaugurated a new Magistrates, Court Building in which country?

Seychelles


Which Union Minister has released an implementation plan “SARTHAK”?

Ramesh Pokhriyal


Subha Tatavarti has been appointed as the Chief Technology Officer(CTO) of which company?

Wipro


India’s first Green Municipal Bond was issued by which city?

Ghaziabad


Which bank has approved a $484 million loan to improve connectivity in CKIC in tamil nadu?

ADB


The 1st delegation-level virtual police Chief’s Dialogue held between India and which county?

Sri Lanka


NPCl and SBI have jointly launched UPI awareness campaign for which app users?

YONO app


Who has flagged the “India-Russia Friendship Car Rally 2021”?

Jitendra Singh


National Safe Maternity day is celebrated on which date?

11 April


World Homeopathy Day is celebrated every year on which day?

April 10


Which institute has developed a dengue detection device for the test within an hour?

IIT Delhi


Which Indian woman has been appointed as the Associate Administrator of UNDP?

Usha Rao Monari


The Central government has approved 14 road projects worth Rs. 670 crores for which state?

Jharkhand


Which asset management company has become the first in India to cross the Rs. 5 lakh crore average assets under the management mark?

SBI Mutual Fund


Kiren Rijiju has inaugurated the “Khelo India State Center for Excellence” in which city?

Srinagar


How many highway projects have been approved in Uttarakhand worth Rs1210 crore?

28


Which state government has launched a “14-Day Mask Campaign”?

Odisha


Who has announced a Mass Vaccination Programme “Tika Utsav”?

Narendra Modi


How much amount was contributed by India to “UN Trust Fund” for counter terrorism?

$500000


India’s fuel consumption contracted by how much percent in FY21?

9.1%


Which country became the first to ratify the mega free trade agreement “RCEP”?

Singapore


India and which country has launched a “Strategic Partnership on Water”?

Netherlands


Which Indian former coach has been appointed as the Coach of the Men’s hockey team of the USA?

Harendra Singh


A conference on “Homeopathy road map for Integrative Medicine” was organized in which city?

New Delhi


Which country’s students will be benefited through India’s Muktijoddha Scholarship Scheme?

Bangladesh


As per percent data, in which state 3 out of every 1000 pregnant women are HIV positive?

Meghalaya


The book, “Akhtari: The Life and Music of Begum Akhtar” will be released by which publication?

HarperCollins


Mahesh Joshi passed away/ He was related to which fields?

Politics


Which country’s woman, becomes World’s 1st Covid Patient to receive a living donor lung transplant?

Japan


On which date is World Parkinson’s Day observed?

April 11


April 11 is the birth anniversary of which Indian activist?

Jyotiba Phule


In India, the National Safe Motherhood Day is marked on which date?

April 11


How many countries are signatories of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement?

15


Ouhoumoudou Mahamadou has been sworn in as the new Prime MInister of which country?

Niger


PM Modi has held a virtual Summit with the Prime Minister of the Netherlands. Name the PM of the foreign nation?

Mark Rutte


Who has been appointed as Brand Ambassador for Punjabs Covid-19 vaccination programme?

Sonu Sood


India’s 1st Electric Vehicle Lithium Battery Plant will be set up in which state?

Karnataka


The “Little Guru” app is the World’s first Gamified learning app of which language?

Sanskrit


Who has launched the first-of-its-kind “Online Dispute Resolution handbook” in India?

NITI Aayog


Which government body has officially adopted the NITI Aayog’s 295 Atal Tinkering Labs?

CSIR


Tripura and which state presented the Annual Action plans to provide tap water connection?

Sikkim


Which India Mutual Fund has cross the Rs 5 lakh crore Average Assets under Management (AAUM) mark?

SBI MF


Which Bollywood actor will be awarded the “Golden Globe Honors Foundation”?

Akshay Kumar


Satish Kaul passed away. He was associated with which profession?

Actor


Which country has carried out a freedom of navigation operation in India’s Exclusive Economic Zone?

USA


India has signed an “Air Bubble Agreement” with which country?

Sri Lanka


Central Government has approved Rs 726 crore highway projects for which state?

Madhya Pradesh


Which Union Minister presented the “AICTE Lilavati Awards 2020”?

Ramesh Pokhriyal


Which application was launched at ICCR foundation Day held in Beijing?

Little Guru


Which nation has become the second-worst hit by COVID-19 in the world?

India


Which state government has launched a 14 Day Mask Campaign?

Odisha


Which state has planned to provide 100 percent water tap connections to all households before March 2022?

Sikkim


Which has become the 3rd COVID-19 vaccine to receive Emergency use approval in India?

Sputnik V


Who has been appointed as the Chief Election Commissioner?

Susil Chandra


Which IPL team has become the third team to win 100 matches in IPL?

KKR


“Aahar Kranti” mission has been launched by which Union Minister?

Harsh Vardhan


Hollywood film “Nomadland” won how many awards at the “BAFTA Film Awards 2021”?

4 Awards


Which Indian film producer has been conferred with “Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters”?

Guneet Monga


What is India’s estimated GDP growth rate in FY22 as per “Nomura”?

12.6%


Which payments bank has launched their new “Rewards123” saving account?

Airtel


Who has resigned as the chairperson of the Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival?

Deepika Padukone


Which Indian-origin businessman was honored with top civilian award in UAE?

Yusuff Ali


Who has announced the launch of “Mentor Connect” Programme?

Amazon India


Who has launched the “75 series Pension Awareness”?

Jitendra Singh


The Supreme Court has given the right to be free to choose any religion after how old?

18 years


Who was appointed as the acting Chief Justice of “Allahabad High Court”?

Sanjay Yadav


The Central government has banned the export of which medical drug?

Remadecivir


Who has been awarded by the Golden Globe Honors Foundation?

Akshay Kumar


Where was the 3000-year-old town Rise of Aten city discovered?

Egypt


As per the report, What percentage of loans have been given to Woman Entrepreneurs under PMMY?

68%


Which space agency is planning to launch the world’s 1st all-civilian Earth Orbiter Mission?

SpaceX


Which country has named Noura-aI-Matroushi as its first female Astronaut?

UAE


The International Day of Human Space Flight is observed on which date?

April 12


In which country L&T will set up the 1.5 Giga Watt Sudair solar PV project?

Saudi Arabia


Which country has carried out a freedom of navigation operation in India’s Exclusive Economic Zone?

USA


Which edition of the “Raisina Dialogue” has been inaugurated by PM Modi?

6th Edition


Which state/UT become the 1st to declared “Tuberculosis Free”?

Lakshadweep


Who became the Youngest Indian Female Wrestler to qualify for Olympics?

Sonam Malik


Who has become the 1st player to hit 350 sixes in the IPL?

Chris Gayle


Which Union Minister has launched DGFT “Trade Facilitation” mobile app?

Piyush Goyal


Which Union Minister has launched “e-SANTA” web portal for Aqua Farmers?

Piyush Goyal


Recently, The “Lost Golden City of Luxor” has been discovered in which country?

Egypt


India has recorded how much percent Ethanol-blending in petrol for the 1st time?

7.2%


Which Indian company has bagged Saudi Arabia’s Largest Solar Power Project?

L&T Construction


Which country has opened the 5G signal base at the World’s Highest Radar Site?

China


Which country is building an International trade center called “Central Asia”?

Uzbekistan & Kazakhstan


Who will inaugurate the 1st bi-annual “IAF Commanders Conference 2021”?

Rajnath Singh


How many private hospitals in Delhi, has been declared as full COVID-19 hospitals?

14 hospitals


Which state got India’s first “Floating LNG Storage and Regasification unit”?

Maharashtra


The International Turban Day is marked on which day every year?

13 April


How many Institutions have been awarded the AICTE Lilavati Awards 2020?

6


Which cricketer has been appointed as the Brand Ambassador of “Elista”?

Suresh Raina


Government has approved 8-highway projects worth Rs.128.66 crore in which state/UT?

Goa


Who has launched Community Mental-Health Digital platform “MANAS”?

Vijay Raghavan


The Agriculture Ministry signed an MoU with which company to improve Farmers income in 100 villages?

Microsoft


Who has launched “Poshan Gyan”, a digital fund based on nutrition information?

NITI Aayog


Which board has cancelled the 10th exam due to Covid-19 pandemic?

CBSE Board


Which state has imposed a complete curfew till 1st May?

Maharashtra


Who will take over as the Director General of “NADA”?

Siddharth Singh


Which country has introduced the World’s 1st Climate Change Law for the Financial Sector?

New Zealand


“The Christmas Pig” is the new book written by which author?

J.K.Rowling


Which state’s airport has introduced “Luminometer” to detect virus load on surfaces?

Delhi


Guillermo Lasso has been elected as the next President-Elect  of which nation?

Ecuador


Which district topped in the “Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana(PMGSY)” in 2020-21?

Udhampur


Balbir Singh Junior has passed away. He was associated with which sports?

Hockey


Which nation’s former captain Heath Streak has been banned from all forms of cricket?

Zimbabwe


The World Chagas Disease Day is marked annually on which date?

14 April


Which bank will raise up to Rs 50,00 during the next 12 months through issuing bonds?

HDFC


Who has been adjudged as the ICC Men’s Player of the Month for March 2021?

Bhuvneshwar Kumar


Dr. Yogesh Praveen, who has passed away, belongs to which field?

Historian


World Art Day is marked annually on which date?

15 April


Who has been named “Wisden Almanack’s ODI cricketer of the 2010s decade”?

Virat Kohli


Who has released 4-books on the 130th Birth Anniversary of Dr. BR Ambedkar?

Narendra Modi


Who launched the “NCSC Grievance Management Portal” for Scheduled Castes?

R.S. Prasad


Which state has won the “E-Panchayat Puraskar 2021”?

Uttar Pradesh


What is India’s rank in “Inclusive Internet Index 2021”?

49th


Which country has been ranked 1st in the “2021 Best Countries Report”?

Canada


Who has launched $250-million Venture Fund for Digitizing SMEs in India?

Amazon


Which country will send its 1st Rover named “Rashid” to the Moon in 2022?

UAE


Who has penned his memoir “Believe-What Life and Cricket Taught Me”?

Suresh Raina


RBI will set up a new “Regulations Review Authority(RRA 2.0)” from which date?

1 May 2021


Which Marathi film won “Best Foreign Language Feature award” at Moscow International Film Festival?

Puglya


Dr. Suzanne Jacob from which Indian city has been selected in the “Power List 2021”?

Chennai


What is the theme of “World Art Day 2021”?

You’re Not Alone


In which state/UT, “Shikara Rally” has been organized?

Jammu & Kashmir


Who launched “Eatsmart Cities Challenge” and “Transport 4 All Challenge”?

H.Singh Puri


What is the rank of India in the 2021 “Inclusive Internet Index”?

49


Which country has topped the Inclusive Internet Index 2021?

Sweden


Joseph Jouthe resigned as the Prime Minister of which nation on April 14th?

Haiti


What is the theme of World Voice Day (WVD) 2021?

ONE WORLD, MANY VOICES


How many new hospitals will soon have their own Oxygen plants?

100


Indian and which country have signed an MoU for cooperation in the “Gaganyaan” Mission?

France


Who has been appointed as the Indian Brand Ambassador of “Tecno”?

Ayushmann Khurrana


Central government allowed “Haffkine Institute” to manufacture “Covexin”. The “Haffkine” located in-

Mumbai


Which state govt. Has invoked “Essential Services Management Act”?

Chhattisgarh


Which Ministry has launched 3 initiatives of National Internet exchange of India?

MeitY


Which International bank will close its retail banking operation in India?

Citi Bank


“India’s 1st Aadhaar-based SIP payment” has been launched by –

ETMONEY


Which actress has been appointed as the Brand Ambassador of “McDonald’s India”?

Rashmika Mandanna


Which Indian wrestler won Gold at the Asian Wrestling Championship 2021 in 59 Kg category?

Sarita Mor


Joe Bidden has announced the full military withdrawal from which country?

Afghanistan


World’s 1st affordable and long lasting hygiene product “Duroke Series” has been launched by _________?

Ramesh Pokhriyal


Recently, Former Election Commissioner passed away. His name is __________________?

GVG Krishnamurthy


Who has chaired the 1st Meeting of the “National Startup Advisory Council”?

Piyush Goyal


Which company will be acquiring “Cleartrip” travel company?

Flipkart


ReNeW Power pledges to achieve net-zero emissions by which year?

2050


Which bank has executed its first trade borrowing transaction linked to SOFR?

Yes Bank


Which film has won Best Film Award in BAFTA Awards 2021?

Nomadland


Himachal Day is observed on which day?

15 April


IRDAl has notified the extension of its sandbox regulations for how many years?

2 Years


What is the theme for 2021 World Hemophilia Day?

Adapting to Change: Sustaining care in  a new world


The 8th edition of “Khanjar” Exercise was inaugurated between India and which country?

Kyrgyzstan


The “ROPAX jetty project” in Odisha will be undertaken on which river?

Dhamra


Who has took charge as the new Secretary of the Department of Economic affairs?

Ajay Seth


India won how many medals in Women’s Asian Wrestling Championship 2021?

7


Who replaced Virat Kohli as World’s No-1 batsman in the ICC Women’s ODI Rankings?

Babar Azam


Who has announced the delivery of the first batch of Light Bullet Proof Vehicles to the IAF?

Ashok Leyland


Which space agency will launch its SpaceX Crew-2 mission with Astronauts?

NASA


Which bank has partnered with Mastercard to launch “Pay by Bank App”?

RBL Bank


India’s 1st high-speed commercial delivery electric scooter “Hermes 75” was launched by-

Kabira Mobility


Who has been appointed as the CEO of “L&T Infotech”?

Anil Rander


First CEO of ‘Angel Broking’ passed away. His name is ____________?

Vinay Agrawal


Which International organisation released a report titled “My Body is My Own”?

UNFPA


What is the theme of “World Heritage Day 2021”?

Complex Pasts


What is the theme of “World Haemophilia Day 2021”?

Adapting to Change


Which Union Minister has addressed the “Amazon Sambhav online summit”?

Jitendra Singh


How many astronauts will be part of NASA’s SpaceX crew-2 mission to be launched?

4


When is the International Day for Monuments and Sites being observed?

18 April


What is the theme of World Heritage Day 2021?

Complex Pasts: Diverse Futures


From India, Who has created a new “Clean & Jerk” World Record in Weightlifting?

Mirabai Chanu


Which country has launched the 1st ever Food  Park & Food Processing Unit in India?

Italy


Indian Railways will impose a fine of up to how many rupees for net wearing a face mask?

Rs 500


Which Ministry has signed an  MoU with “Cleartrip” and “Ease My Trip”?

Tourism


NGT has formed a “National Task Force” for combating pollution?

Air


Which state govt. Has limited the physical attendance in all government offices at 50%?

Haryana


Which State’s Chief Minister has launched the ‘Amul Project’?

Andhra Pradesh


Charles Geschke passed away. He was the developer of which format?

PDF


Which state government Has announced plans to set up 10 oxygen plants?

Uttar Pradesh


Who has signed an agreement with “CleanMax” to buy “renewable energy” in India?

Facebook


Which Company has bought AI speech tech company “Nuance” for $19.7 billion?

Microsoft


Which state is going to form a committee to prepare the register of indigenous residents?

Nagaland


Amazon India will cover the cost of COVID-19 vaccination for how many people?

10 Lakh


An additional office of the Labour Bureau was inaugurated at which city?

Kolkata


The World Table Tennis Championship 2021 will be held in which city?

Houston


Which Tamil film actor and Padma Shri award passed away?

Vivek


When is International day of street day of street children observed?

April 12


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