11 to 20 March 2021 Current Affairs

Who has won the BBC’s Emerging player of the year award 2021?

Manu Bhaker


Who has been named ICC Men’s player of the month for february?

R.Ashwin


India-Uzbekistan exercise “Dustlik-2” organized in which state?

Uttarakhand


Which state’s CM declared Rs 10,000 for ASHA & Anganwadi Volunteers?

Uttarakhand


Trivendra Singh Rawat has recently resigned as the CM of which state?

Uttarakhand


“Super-75” Scholarship scheme has been launched in which state/UT for Meritorious girls?

Jammu & Kashmir


Which state has become the first state to become up with a gender budget concept?

Andhra Pradesh


Who has launched an ebook “The Garden Queens of India: A Nation’s Pride”?

Prakash Javdekar


“The Frontier Gandhi: My Life and Struggle” is an English translation of the autobiography of which freedom fighter?

Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan


Who is the author of the book “Dynasty to Democracy: The Untold story of Smriti Irani’s Triumph”?

Anant Vijay


Indian Navy has deployed women officers on warships this year after a gap of how many years?

23 Years


Which bank has launched the “Smartup Unnati” to support women entrepreneurs?

HDFC Bank


Which country held its first Strategic and Counter-Terrorism Dialogue with India?

Nigeria


The Indian Railway has merged all the helpline numbers into which number?

139


Which Minister said, India will be fully Atma Nirbhar  in Silk production in next two years?

Smriti Irani


What is the Rank of India in the Global Economic Freedom Index 2021?

121


Maitri Setu’ bridge has been inaugurated by PM Modi, it is between India and which country?

Bangladesh


Who has been given the additional charge of Revenue Secretary?

Tarun Bajaj


Which company has launched the “Women Will” web platform?

Google


Which state has ranked 1st out of 112 most polluted sites in India released by CPCB?

Odisha


The Food Waste Index Report 2021 has been released by which organization, to measure food waste, at the household, foodservice, and retail level?

United Nations Environment Programme


India has qualified for the ICC World Test Championship Final. India will face which country’s cricket team?

New Zealand


What is India’s Rank in the “2021 Economic Freedom Index”?

121st


Which Indian actor will be conferred with the “2021 Film Archive Award”?

Amitabh Bachchan


Who has received a “Baton of Honor” from the President of India?

Kiran Bedi


Who has become the new Chief Minister of Uttarakhand?

Tirath Singh Rawat


Which country’s President, Mahamadou Issoufou has won the “2020 Ibrahim Prize”?

Niger


Which bank has topped in the “MeitY Digital Payment Scorecard”?

SBI


Who has been appointed as the Executive Director of “Indian Bank”?

Imran Amin Siddiqui


Which Indian Naval Ship was commissioned into the Indian Navy on 10th March 2021?

INS Karanj


Which state has launched “Swarna Jayanti Nari Sambal Yojana”?

Himachal Pradesh


Who has been appointed as the Chairman of the Panel of External Auditors of the United Nations?

Girish Chandra Murmu


A Centre of Excellence for the dairy sector will be set up in Rajasthan in collaboration with which country?

Denmark


Shrikant Moghe has passed away, He was a film actor from which film industry?

Marathi


Which bank has launched “Garima Savings Account” for women?

Ujjivan Bank


What is the projected growth rate of the Indian economy according to OECD for the financial year 2021-22?

12.6 %


As per CRISIL, what is the estimated GDP growth of India in fiscal 2021-22?

11%


The OECD has projected the global GDP growth at how much percent for the year 2021?

5.5%


Who has been named as the ICC Men’s player of the Month for February 2021?

Ravichandran Ashwin


Who has become the new Chief Minister of Uttarakhand?

Tirath Singh Rawat


Who has been appointed as the Chairman of the Panel of External Auditors of the United Nations for the year 2021?

Girish Chandra Murmu


Who has been re-elected as President of International Olympic Committee(IOC)?

Thomas Bach


Google celebrated the birth anniversary of India’s Satellite Man on 10th March. Who was he?

Udupi R Rao


Which vendor mobile app has been launched by the “Confederation of All Traders”?

Bharat e-market


Hamed Bakayoko, has passed away. He was the serving Prime Minister of which country?

Ivory Coast


Which bank has launched “Wear N Pay” contactless payment wearable devices?

Axis Bank


Which Indian celebrity has been listed in the “2021 Young Global Leaders (YGLs) forum”?

Deepika Padukone


Who has been appointed as the MD and CEO of ARCIL?

Pallav Mohapatra


Which state became the 1st state to have the highest number of Airports?

Uttar Pradesh


Which state/UT has launched a new scheme “Saheli Samanvay Kendra” to empower women?

Delhi


Who has been conferred with the “Global Women of Excellence-2021 award”?

T. Soundararajan


Which bank has launched “Wear N Pay” contactless payment wearable devices?

Axis Bank


Who is the author of New Book titled “Baanjh : Incomplete Lives of Complete Women”?

Susmita Mukherjee


Who inaugurated the 1st ever “Tribes India GI Mahotsav” in Uttarakhand?

Arjun Munda


Who has been appointed as the new “Chief Statistician of India (CSI)”?

G P Samanta


Which Nation has launched its Military exercise in space?

France


Which company owns the highest stake in Indian Gas Exchange(IGX)?

Indian Energy Exchange


Which state has launched the Swarna Jayanti Nari Sambal Yojana’?

Himachal Pradesh


The Second edition of the DUSTLIK II joint military exercise has been organized in which place in India?

Ranikhet


Which bank has been taken out of the Prompt Corrective Action (PCA) framework by RBI?

IDBI Bank


Which is the first satellite mission to use two different radar frequencies to measure changes in our planet’s surface less than a centimeter across?

NISAR


Which country has developed the world’s most powerful supercomputer “Fugaku”?

Japan


Who became the India’s First Woman Cricketer to score 10,000 runs in international cricket?

Mithali Raj


Who has been appointed as the captain of the West Indies Test Team in place of Jason Holder?

Kraigg Brathwaite


Which state has started campaign “Vote Vandi” scheme to create voter awareness?

Kerala


Which state government has ordered the removal of all roadside religious structures?

Uttar Pradesh


Which state government has tied up with IBM to start “STEM for Girls”?

Uttarakhand


The Central Government will launch “Atmanirbhar Niveshak Mitra Portal” on which date?

1st April 2021


Central Govt. has increased the FDI limit in the insurance sector by what percentage?

74 percent


Who has been appointed as the Executive Director of UCO Bank?

Ishraq Ali Khan


Which bank has been recently pulled out from the PCA Framework by the RBI?

IDBI Bank


Which Marathi writer refused to accept the Sahitya Akademi Award?

Nanda Khare


Which Indian Institution was awarded the “King Bhumibol World Soil Day – 2020” award?

ICAR


Which Indian naval ship has participated in the National Day celebrations of Mauritius?

INS Shardul


Who has been appointed as the MD and CEO of ARCIL?

Pallav Mohapatra


India’s largest floating solar plant will come up in which state?

Telangana


In which country the India Energy Office has been inaugurated?

Russia


World Kidney Day 2021 is being observed globally on which date?

11th March


Which company has signed an Mou with Uttarakhand Government’s Samagra Sikhsha to introduce STEM for Girls?

IBM


“India’s 1st-Centralised AC railway terminal” will function soon in which city?

Bangalore


India’s 1st-Dedicated Express Cargo Terminal has launched by which international airport?

Kempegowda


Which organization has developed the ‘Air Independent Propulsion (AIP)’ system?

DRDO


Who addressed the 4th Global Ayurveda Festival (GAF) Virtually?

Narendra Modi


Who has been named as the President of Asia-Pacific of American Tower Corporation?

Sanjay Goel


Which “Quad Leaders Summit” has been held on 12th March 2021?

First


Which organization has launched Sounding Rocket “RH-560” to study Attitudinal Variations?

ISRO


The Union Cabinet approved the “PM Health Protection Fund” under which section?

136-B


Who has been appointed as the brand ambassador of “Doritos”?

Kartik Aaryan


Ramban district in Jammu and Kashmir has developed which mobile application?

e-Suvidha


Which state/UT is ready to start a one-week certificate course “Entrepreneurship 101”?

Jammu & Kashmir


Who has been appointed as the Bowling Coach of “Punjab Kings” for IPL 2021?

Damien Wright


Which company has launched the “Wheels of Love” program to support parenthood?

Tata Motors


Which event has been launched by PM Modi to mark 75 years of India’s independence?

Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav


The World Rotaract Day is observed on which date?

March 13


The Sounding rocket RH-560 has been launched by ISRO. This RH-560 belongs to which series of Sounding Rockets of ISRO?

Rohini


The First Quadrilateral (QUAD) Leaders’ Virtual Summit has been held. Which country is not a part of the Quad nation?

China


Which state has begun its famous Swarnim International Shivratri Fair in the state?

Himachal Pradesh


The Cabinet has recently approved to increase the FDI limit in the Insurance sector to what percent?

74%


Pakistan’s KRL Stadium has been renamed after which cricketer?

Shoaib  Akhtar


Who became the first Indian Fencer to Qualify for Olympics?

Bhavani Devi


Which state has been ranked 1st in terms of MGNREGA employment?

Chhattisgarh


What is India’s position in most attractive growth destination according to PwC?

5th


Which state of India meets the doctor- population ratio of WHO?

Bihar


Recently, Which state cabinet approved 75% reservation in private sector jobs for locals?

Jharkhand


How many writers have been announced to be awarded the Sahitya Akademi Award 2020?

20 authors


Which city is ready to become the “Electric Vehicle (EV) Capital” of India?

Delhi


Who became the first Indian to Receive UN’s 2020 Asia Environmental Enforcement Award?

Sasmita Lenka


Who has been appointed as the Director of “Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations”?

Deepak Mishra


The inventor of the “Cassette Tape” passed away. His name is

Lou Ottens


Who became the first online gaming company to file an IPO?

Nazara Technologies


What is the theme of 2021 “International Day of Mathematics(IDM)”?

Mathematics for a Better World


PM Narendra Modi is going to visit which country on 26-27 March 2021?

Bangladesh


WEF has announced the list of how many 2021 class of young Global Leaders?

112


Who has been appointed as the brand ambassador of Doritos?

Kartik Aaryan


India emerged as which position in the survey of PwCs 24th annual Global CEO?

5th


Under which plan the department of Food & Public Distribution has launched the Mera Ration Mobile app?

ONORC


Which event has been launched by PM Modi to mark 75 years of India’s Independence?

Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav


The Foreign Secretary has inaugurated the South Asia Group on Energy at which state/UT?

New Delhi


Which team has won the title of domestic cricket tournament Vijay Hazare Trophy 2020-21?

Mumbai


Which country has become India’s 2nd biggest supplier of Oil?

USA


“National Wildlife Disease Diagnostic Research and Referral Centre” will be established in which state?

Gujarat


Which state/UT has approved Rs2 Lakh interest-free loan for PMAY-U beneficiaries?

Jammu & Kashmir


Which state government celebrates the 3-day long “Kalanamak Rice Festival”?

Uttar Pradesh


The Centre has approved how much financial assistance for the kin of journalists who died due to COVID-19?

Rs 5 Lakh


“Arjun Sahayak Irrigation Project” will be launched in which state?

Uttar Pradesh


At the 63rd Grammy Awards, Who was awarded “Album of the Year” for “Folklore”?

Taylor Swift


The “Centre for Advanced Radiation Shielding and Geopolymeric Materials” was inaugurated in which city?

Bhopal


The Padma Bhushan awardee, Laxman Pai has passed away. He was associated with which field?

Painting


What is the theme of International Day of Action for Rivers 2021?

Rights of Rivers


India becomes 4th Largest Foreign-Exchange Reserves in the world, overtake which country?

Russia


Who has become the First-ever Batsman to score 3,000 runs in T-20I cricket?

Virat Kohli


Who has become the Highest Player to score 770 goals in Football History?

Cristiano Ronaldo


The “All India Tourist Vehicles Authorization and Permit rules 2021” will be effective from which month?

April


Thomas Bach has been re-elected as president of the International Olympic Committee until which year?

2025


Who has been honoured with International Woman of Courage 2021?

Gowsalya Shankar


National Vaccination Day is Observed on which day?

16 March


Which country has launched its first military exercise in space, “AsterX”?

France


Lou Ottens, who passed away recently, was the inventor of ____?

Audio Cassette Tape


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

1st


Which High Court allowed a Transgender woman to join the “National Cadet Corps”?

Kerala H.C.


Who has registered from the post of “Principal Advisor” of “PM Narendra Modi”?

Pradeep K.Sinha


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

New Delhi


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

Kapil dev


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

Maharashtra


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

Russia


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

G. Kishan Redddy


Who was introduced “Juvenile Justice Amendment Bill 2021”?

Smriti Irani


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

HP


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

UPI-Help


The First Genome Mapping Project will launched in which ocean?

Indian Ocean


The Yoga Commission will be established in which state?

Haryana


The Arjuna Sahayak Irrigation Project will be expanded in which state?

Uttar Pradesh


The International Happiness Day is celebrated on which date?

20 March


Achanta Sharath Kamal is an Indian Player, related to which sports?

Table Tennis


Who has claimed the men’s single title of 2020 All England Badminton Championship?

Viktor Axelsen


Phool Dei is the annual traditional festival celebrated in which state marks the onset of the spring season?

Uttarakhand


Which city is the most polluted capital city as per the “World Air Quality 2020 report”?

New Delhi


Who becomes the World’s Biggest Wealth Gainer as per the Bloomberg Billionaires Index?

Gautam Adani


As per the SIPRI report, India’s import of arms has decreased by what percentage?

33%


Which state will set up “100 Nursery Sports Academies” for Children?

Rajasthan


Who will be head in the recently formed experts committee for “Startup India Seed Fund Scheme”?

H K Mittal


Which institute has become the World’s First to achieve 100% success in catching Cushing’s Syndrome?

PGIMER


Which state/UT has highest percentage of area covered under micro-irrigation as per MoAFW?

Sikkim


Who has been appointed as the new Director General of “National Security Guards”?

M A Ganapathy


Who has been appointed as the new Director General of “CRPF”?

Kuldeep Singh


What is the deadline set by the RBI for all bank’s branches to implement the image-based CTS?

30th Sep 2021


Reserve Bank of India has imposed Rs 2 crore fine on which bank?

SBI


Former Union Minister Dilip Gandhi passed away, He was associated with which party?

BJP


ICC  bans which country’s cricketer Mohammad  Naveed & Shaiman Anwar from all cricket for 8-years?

UAE


Recently, India commissioned which Nuclear Missile Tracking Vessel?

INS Dhruv


Mouded Ahmed, who has passed away recently, was the former Prime Minister of which country?

Bangladesh


What is the most polluted city in the world, according to the IQAir 2020 World Air Quality Report?

Xinjiang


Former Union Minister and BJP Leader Dilip Gandhi has passed away. He was 3 time Lok Sabha MP from which constituency?

Ahmednagar


The Sports Minister and the President of Inter-Parliamentary Union have held a meeting to discuss various issues, especially in the field of Youth Affairs and Sports. Who is the President of IPU?

Duarte Pacheco


Which Indian state has the highest number of millionaire households as per Hurun India’s Report?

Maharashtra


The CM of which state has introduced the “Temple Management System”?

Andhra Pradesh


The Government of which state/UT approved to establish 850 MW Ratle Hydroelectric project?

Jammu & Kashmir


Who has been appointed as the Chairman of International “Stop TB Partnership” Board?

Harsh Vardhan


Which organization has launched “Sahi Disha” campaign?

UNDP


Which Cricketer has been appointed as the Brand Ambassador of NeoGrowth?

Ajinkya Rahane


Cabinet has approved MoU on cooperation in sports & youth affairs between India and which country?

Maldives


Who released the book “Battle Ready for 21st Century”?

Bipin Rawat


Which city’s “Blades of Glory” Cricket Museum has become the World’s largest cricket museum?

Pune


What is the theme of Global Recycling Day 2021?

Recycling Heroes


Who was the first transgender man to appear on the cover of TIME magazine?

Elliot Page


On which date the Ordnance Factories day is celebrated in India?

18th March


How many persons will be conferred with the Sahitya Akademi awards?

20


John Magufull, who has passed away, was the former President of which country?

Tanzania


Who has been appointed as the new Director General (DG) of the Nations Security Guard(NSG)?

M A Ganapathy


Which political writer will be bestowed with Sahitya Akademiaward 2020?

M VeerappaMoily


Which state will set up 100 Nursery Sports Academies for children?

Rajasthan


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