11 to 20 January 2021 Current Affairs

Recently, NHAI (National Authority of India) has signed a Mou with which company to install Solar Charging panels and LED Lighting?

EESL


Central Govt has sanctioned Rs. 3787.74 lakh to develop “Parashuram Kund” in which state?

Arunachal Pradesh


India and France strategic dialogue 2021 has been organised in which city?

New Delhi


Coastal Research Vessel ‘Sagar Anveshika’ has been launched from which port?

Chennai Port


Recently, Madhavsinh Solanki has passed away. He was a _____

Politician


Manipur governor Najma Heptulla has launched a book ‘Making of a general: A Himalayan Echo’. Who is the author of this book?

Konsam Himalay Singh


We have observed ‘World Hindi Day’ on which date?

10 January


Who has become the first Indian American to become ‘White House Deputy Press Secretary’?

Sabrina Singh


Which state government has launched 25 Pink Buses under ‘Brahman Sarthi Scheme’?

Assam


Gol has decided to celebrate how long commemoration on Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose?

One Year


Which state government has approved 100% occupancy in cinema halls?

West Bengal


Which UT government has inaugurated ‘Konkani Academy’?

Delhi


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

Ladakh


Who has recently become the richest person in the World?

Elon Musk


Justice RS Chauhan sworn in as the CJ of which state?

Uttarakhand HC


Who has been appointed as the head of google cloud in Asia Pacific?

Karan Bajwa


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

Ramgarh


This year we are observing which edition of “Road Safety Week”?

32nd


Who has launched “Moldi India Ceiling -2021” Book recently?

Adesh Gupta


“Mera Gaon Mera Gaurav” campaign has been started in which state?

Goa


Which country’s President is chief guest of the Republic Day parade 2021?

Suriname


COVID-19 vaccination drive is likely to start from which date in India?

16th January


Who is addressing the “National Youth Parliament Festival” 2021?

Narendra Modi


Joe Bidden named how many Indian-Americans in the US National Security Council?

Two


Who has launched “Modi India Calling -2021” Book recently?

Adesh Gupta


How many NRIs have been awarded with “Pravasi Bhartiya Samman” on 9th January?

30


Recently in which state “Arogya Mela” has been inaugurated?

Uttar Pradesh


Which state government is providing Free 2GB Data to students for online study?

TamilNadu


Which armed unit has launched the “Sheikh Mujibur Rehman Maitri Cycle Rally”?

BSF


Recently, Euphranta Siruvani – New Species of Fruit Fly Founded in which area?

Western Parts


Who Authored a Book titled “Gazing Eastwards:Of Buddhist Monks and Revolutionaries in China, 1957”?

Romila Thapar


What is the Rank of India, According to 3rd edition of Digital Evolution Scorecard 2020 ( Break Out Economies)?

4th


Recently, Amit Shah launched “Single Window Clearance System” for which Sector?

Coal


Which organisation has adopted 100 Atal Tinkering Labs across the country?

ISRO


The Pioneers is a program of which country’s space agency?

USA


For the year 2020, what is the food price index?

97.9 point


Chitra Ghosh Passed away recently was related to which profession?

Professor


Which state government is to launch India’s first ‘Fire Park’ to spread awareness on fire safety measures?

Odisha


Which state government has launched ‘Agni Shama Seva Portal’?

Odisha


According to ‘London & Partners’ agency, which city is the World’s Fastest Growing Tech Hub?

Bangalore


This year we are celebrating ‘Swarnim Vijay Varsh’ on the mark of which war victory?

Indo Pak War 1971


Kerala government has signed MoU with which state to implement ‘Responsible Tourism Programme’?

Madhya Pradesh


We are observing which anniversary of ‘Indian Army Day’ in 2021?

73rd


Tesla has opened a fully-owned subsidiary in India with its offices in which city?

Bangalore


Women will be appointed as pilots in the Army Aviation Corps from the year ________

2022


Which state government has decided to waive entertainment tax?

Kerala


Which company has collaborated with NSIC for the digital transformation of MSMEs?

Airtel


The UBS has estimated the GDP of India by how much percent for FY22?

11.5%


The RBI has cancelled the license of which bank?

Vasantdada Nagari Sahakari Bank


Which country has topped in the most powerful passport in the World?

Japan


Who is the author of the book titled “Making of a General – A Himalayan Echo”?

Konsam Himalay Singh


The US President Donald Trump has declared an emergency in which city?

Washington DC


Which state has won the ‘Best State’ award at the 2nd edition of Janaagraha city Governance Awards?

Odisha


India’s first “Fire park” has been inaugurated in which city?

Bhubaneswar


Who has become the 1st US president to be impeached twice?

Donald Trump

The IFIFI  2021 will celebrate the work of which filmmaker?

Satyajit Rai


Which city ranked top in the fastest growing technology center in the World?

Bengaluru


Who has been appointed as the CEO and MD of aviva India?

Amit Malik


Who has become the new CEO of Intel Company?

Pat Jelsinger


Who has resigned from the President of the Supreme Court Bar Association recently?

Dushyant A. Dave


Indian Army has developed India’s first indigenous 9mm Machine Pistol along with which organization?

DRDO


Recently, RBI has formed a Committee on Digital Lending. Who is Heading this Committee?

Jayant Kumar Das


Sri Lanka has revived the port deal with India and Japan to develop which terminal?

Deep-sea terminal


Which state government has celebrated ‘Thiruvalluvar Day’ on 15th January 2021?

Tamil Nadu


The first ice climbing festival recently held at which place?

Leh


Which state has signed an MoU with NECBDC for Bamboo Entrepreneurship & Infrastructure Development?

Jammu & Kashmir


Which state has waived off the examination fees for matriculation students?

Odisha


On which day, World Hindi Diwas is Observed?

10 January


Which country Topped in Henley Passport Index Report 2021?

Japan


Which High Court recently ruled that advertisement of any article using the name of any God as illegal?

Bombay High Court


Which state has signed an Mou with Cambridge University to improve English language proficiency?

Andhra Pradesh


The UN Rights Body has elected which country in the First-Ever Presidential Vote?

Fiji


Indian Armed Forces have celebrated which veteran day on 14th January 2021?

5th


Who has been appointed as the CEO & MD of Aviva India?

Amit Malik


Who has developed India’s first indigenous machine pistol’s ASMI?

Indian Army & DRDO


The IFFI 2021 will celebrate the work of which legendary director?

Satyajit Ray


The CARE lowered the centre’s fiscal deficit projection to how many percent of the GDP for FY21?

7.8%


Jill Biden has named which Indian-American as her digital director and Michael LaRosa Press secretary?

Garima Verma


The New Zealand women’s cricketer Sophie Devine holds the record for the fastest century in how many balls in T20?

36


Which organization has introduced the flagship initiative Liberalised MSME AEO Package scheme?

CBIC


Who has been appointed as the new chairman of the TEPC?

Sandeep Aggarwal


Which state has celebrated the festival of cattle Kanuma?

Telangana


Which city has been ranked top in the fastest growing technology center in the world?

Bengaluru


Which state has won the “Best State” award at the 2nd edition of the Janaagraha City Governance Awards?

Odisha


Which bank has launched the wellness theme credit card?

YES Bank


Who has become the 1st US President was impacted twice by the US House?

Donald Trump


Who has signed an agreement with the JPCL to take over the Rangit-IV Hydroelectric Project in Sikkim?

NHPC


Nepal has approved the use of which COVID vaccine?

AstraZeneca


Who has launched “Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana 3.0”?

M N Pandey


Dr. Harshvardhan has inaugurated “Weather Radar” in which states recently?

Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand


We have observed which anniversary of the “India Meteorological Department”?

146th


Recently, “Shakrain Festival” has started in which country?

Bangladesh


Which Indian American Has been appointed as “COVID Testing Advisor” in US?

Vidur Sharma


Who has been awarded with “Chief of Army Commendation” award?

Amresh Kr Chaudhary


Who will be honoured with the “Lifetime Achievement Award” at 51st International Film Festival of India?

Vittorio Storaro


Which armed unit has signed Mou with “IdeaForge Technology Pvt Ltd” for Micro Drones and unmanned aerial?

Indian Army


Which country is to hold the first national elections after 14 years?

Palestine


US President Joe Bidden announced how much as Coronavirus relief package?

USD 1.9 trillion


Which cricketer has been inducted as the board member of “Professional Golf Tour of India”?

Kapil Dev


Where will be set up the “Winter Sports Institute” be set up by the Central Government?

Gulmarg


Which state’s governor, Bhagat Singh Koshyari released the eBook titled “Dawn Under the Dome”?

Maharashtra


Who written the book “My Life in Full: Work, Family and Our Future”?

Indra Nooyi


World’s Biggest Underwater Space Telescopes was launched by which country’s scientists?

Russia


Who introduced the “Juvenile Justice Amendment Bill 2021”?

Smriti Irani


The First Genome Mapping Project will be launched in which ocean?

Indian ocean


Which company has launched the world’s first PC made up of plastic waste from the ocean?

HP


Who introduced the “Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi Bill 2021”?

G. Kishan Reddy


India is going to host 2021’s Asian Boxing Championship in May at which city?

New Delhi


What is India’s rank in terms of workplace satisfaction as per the “JLL HPI Index”?

1st


Which state passed a bill to establish “Yog Aayog” for Yoga?

Haryana


What is the new “Grievance Redressal Feature” launched by NPCI on BHIM UPI app?

UPI-Help


“SAKSHAM” campaign is launched by which ministry?

Ministry of Petroleum


India’s first indigenously designed and developed Driverless Metro Car was inaugurated at the BEML manufacturing facility in which city?

Bengaluru


Rin Samadhan Yojna is a scheme launched by?

State Bank of India


Who is the author of book “Promise me Dad”?

Joe Bidden


Which state has launched the “One School One IAS” scheme?

Kerala


Which Country has Given Permission to Dubai Royals to Hunt ‘Houbara bustard’?

Pakistan


Makaravilakku is an annual festival of which state?

Kerala


Name the Indian who has been awarded the Ordre National Du Merite, or National Order of Merit of France?

Rohini Godbole


The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) celebrated its 16th Raising Day on Which Day?

19 January


Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan passed away. His Profession was _____

Musician


Which state has launched the “Clean Bindu Sagar” initiative?

Odisha


Which country’s Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali has come on a three-day official visit to India?

Nepal


India has inked with which countries for support in the field of Information and Communications Technologies?

Japan


What is the name of the bike ambulance launched by DRDO and CRPF?

Rakshita


Which Space agency has announced plans to launch its new flagship rocket H3 in 2021?

JAXA


Which Indian art form has been a part of the virtual kick-off ceremony of Bidenn-Harris’s inauguration?

Kolam


The United States has designated which countries as the “Major Strategic Partners”?

UAE and Bahrain


The 15th January 2021 is marked as the celebration of which Army Day by Indian Army?

73


The Great Green Wall is an initiative by which country?

African Countries


Which organization has released the report of International Migration 2020?

United Nation


The Doppler Weather Radars were inaugurated by Earth Science Minister Dr.Harshvardhan in which states?

Uttarakhand & Himachal Pradesh


Which Country has the Largest Diaspora in the World According to the UN?

India


Which Bank has offered Interest Free Cash on Credit Cards?

IDFC First


Which Famous personality has recently passed away, Who served as Former Union Minister and noted industrialist?

Kamal Morarka


Who has been appointed the President of Uganda?

Yoweri Museveni


Defence Research and Development Organization has handed over MotorBike Ambulance to the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), What is the name of the Ambulance?

Rakshita


Who is appointed as the Chairman of SOMNATH TEMPLE?

Narendra Modi


Who has been Re-appointed as the Managing Director and CEO of RBL Bank?

Vishwavir Ahuja


The UN Human Rights Council has elected whom as its President for 2021?

Nazahat Shameen Khan


Which Ministries has launched the Faceless Penalty Scheme?

Ministry of Finance


Shakrain Festival is an annual Kite festival, celebrated in which country?

Bangladesh


Which Country Approved Sinopharm  Covid 19 vaccine?

Pakistan


What is India’s rank in the Arton Capital Passport Index 2021?

61


The National Immunization Day 2021 is celebrated on which date?

18 January


Who is India’s first COVID-19 Vaccine recipient?

Manish Kumar


Who has been conferred with “Indian Personality of the Year” award at IFFI?

Biswajit Chatterjee


Which is the eight state to implement Ease of Doing Business Reforms?

Kerala


World’s oldest known cave painting was found recently in which country?

Indonesia


Which state is likely to become the prime vanadium producer of India?

Arunachal Pradesh


As per the latest data, what is India’s retail inflation in December 2020?

4.59%


Which startup has become the 1st to enter in the “Unicorn Club” in 2021?

Digit Insurance


Who has been appointed with the Silver Salver Award by CDS Bipin Rawat?

Prithipal Singh


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