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Daily Current Affairs for SSC and Bank | 16th December ‘2021 – Free PDF

Q1) With which of the following countries has North Korea agreed in principle on declaring a formal end to the 1950-1953 Korean war?

  1. Russia and USA
  2. USA and China
  3. China and UK
  4. UK and Japan

Q2) To empower the state’s small and marginal farmers the Better Life Farming Alliance (BLFA) has tied up with which of the following state governments programme JEEViKA?

  1. Kerala
  2. Manipur
  3. Bihar
  4. Maharashtra

Q3) Which of the following cities has become the first city in the world to implement a 100 percent paperless strategy in its government functioning?

  1. Prague
  2. Dubai
  3. Beirut
  4. Tel Aviv

Q4) Recently, India has successfully tested a long-range supersonic missile-assisted torpedo (SMART) system developed by which of the following?

  1. DRDO
  2. HAL
  3. BEML
  4. BEL

Q5) Who among the following has been named as Time Magazine’s “Person of the year” for 2021?

  1. Bill Gates
  2. Warren Buffett
  3. Jeff Bezos
  4. Elon Musk

Q6) Atal Innovation Mission, NITI Aayog, and the Royal Embassy of which country to India has announced the second edition of water innovation challenges?

  1. Norway
  2. Denmark
  3. Finland
  4. Sweden

Q7) The Department of Animal Husbandry and Dairying in partnership with Startup India has launched which edition of ‘Animal Husbandry Startup Grand Challenge’?

  1. 3rd
  2. 7th
  3. 2nd
  4. 1st

Q8) The Reserve Bank of India has introduced the prompt corrective action framework for Non-Banking Financial Companies. When this framework will come into effect?

  1. July 2022
  2. December 2022
  3. October 2022
  4. January 2022

Q9) With which of the following has Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited collaborated to scale up Alkaline Electrolyser Technology for green hydrogen production?

  1. Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research
  2. Bhabha Atomic Research Centre
  3. Nuclear Power Corporation of India
  4. Indian Space Research Organisation

Q10) Which of the following has introduced a non-linked, non-participating, individual savings life insurance plan, Dhan Rekha?

  1. SBI Life Insurance
  2. Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance
  3. Life Insurance Corporation of India
  4. Aditya Birla Sun Life Insurance

Q11) Recently, SBI card has launched which of the following credit cards that offer a host of fitness and health-related benefits?

  1. SBI card Health
  2. SBI card PULSE
  3. SBI card FIT
  4. SBI card Life

Q12) With which of the following Dubai Cares and UNICEF has launched a passport to earning platform, a global, digital learning platform for young people?

  1. Infosys and Wipro
  2. IBM and Microsoft
  3. Accenture and Microsoft
  4. Infosys and IBM

Q13) The Asian Development Bank has pegged India’s growth estimate at how much percent for the FY21-22 in its latest supplement?

  1. 9.7%
  2. 8.9%
  3. 10.1%
  4. 9.3%

Q14) Which of the following institutions has approved a $112 million loan to strengthen skills education and training through the establishment of the Assam Skill University?

  1. NDB
  2. World Bank
  3. ADB
  4. IMF

Q15) Union Home Minister Amit Shah has laid the foundation stone of Maa Umiya Dham Development Project in which of the following states?

  1. Karnataka
  2. Kerala
  3. Gujarat
  4. Chattisgarh

Q16) Euronics, a public washroom automation accessory brand has roped in which of the following as its brand ambassador?

  1. Hrithik Roshan
  2. Salman Khan
  3. Amitabh Bachchan
  4. Aamir Khan

Q17) Who among the following has assumed charge as the MD of National Film Development Corporation, Films Division, and CEO of Children Films Society of India?

  1. Om Prakash Gupta
  2. Krishna Kumar
  3. Ravinder Bhakar
  4. Abhinav Kumar

Q18) Which of the following institutions has developed a portable soil testing device ‘Bhu Parikshak’ that can detect soil health in just 90 seconds through a mobile application?

  1. IIT Roorkee
  2. IIT Delhi
  3. IIT Madras
  4. IIT Kanpur

 

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