Current Affairs – 16 April 2021 Questions and Answers

Daily Current Affairs Quiz on 16th April 2021 for Competitive Exams

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16th April – GK Quiz for SSC and Bank Exams


Which woman from Chennai has been selected as the world’s top ophthalmologist in Power List 2021?

  • Dr. Suzanne Jacob
  • Dr. Sanjeet Verma
  • Dr. Suman Mehta
  • Dr. Sushmita Jacob
  • Answer
    Answer: Dr. Suzanne Jacob - In the recently released Power List 2021, Dr. Suzanne Jacob of Chennai has got the first place. She is considered one of the most influential 100 female ophthalmologists in the world. He is the director and chief of the Refractive and Cornea Foundation at the Dr. Aggarwal Group of Eye Hospitals in Chennai.

    5 year old Kiara Kaur has entered London World Book of Records and Asia Book of Records because of reading how many books in 105 minutes?

  • 12 books
  • 24 books
  • 36 books
  • 48 books
  • Answer
    Answer: 36 books - Indian American girl Kiara Kaur, 5, living with her family in Abu Dhabi, reading 36 books in 105 minutes Due to this the London World Book of Records and Asia Book of Records have been recorded. Kiara is so fond of reading books.

    Who has recently inaugurated “e-Santa” to provide platform for electronic marketing facility to fishermen and related buyers?

  • Rajnath Singh
  • Amit Shah
  • Piyush Goyal
  • Hardeep Singh Puri
  • Answer
    Answer: Piyush Goyal - Union Minister of Commerce and Industry, Piyush Goyal has recently presented an electronic marketing facility platform to fishermen and related buyers of the country. Has inaugurated "e-Santa" for giving. Now the fishermen will be able to get a better price from the sea, the government has started an e-commerce portal e-Santa.

    Which Indian female wrestler became the youngest female wrestler in the country to qualify for the Olympic Games at the age of 18?

  • Babita Foght
  • Geeta Foght
  • Sonam Malik
  • Sushima Sharma
  • Answer
    Answer: Sonam Malik - India's female wrestler Sonam Malik has recently qualified for the Olympic Games at the age of 18. Young women have become wrestlers. She recently won the silver medal in the women's 62 kg wrestling class in the Asian Olympic Qualifier.

    Which country has become the first country in Europe to stop the AstraZeneca vaccine due to side effects?

  • Egypt
  • Australia
  • Denmark
  • Africa
  • Answer
    Answer: Denmark - Denmark has become the first country in Europe to ban the AstraZeneca vaccine due to suspicion of side effects. The country's health authority director Søren Brostrom has said that Denmark's vaccination campaign will now go ahead without this vaccine.
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    Which day is celebrated all over the world on 16 April?

  • World Science Day
  • World Post Day
  • World Women’s Safety Day
  • World Voice Day
  • Answer
    Answer: World Voice Day - World Voice Day is celebrated worldwide on 16 April. The day is especially celebrated by otolaryngologists-head and neck surgeons and other voice health professionals worldwide and began in Brazil in 1999.

    Which cricketer player has been chosen by Wisden Cricketers Almanack for the best one-day cricketer of the last decade?

  • Rohit Sharma
  • Virat Kohli
  • KL Rahul
  • Babar Azam
  • Answer
    Answer: Virat Kohli - Team India captain Virat Kohli has been selected as the best one-day cricketer of the last decade by Wisden Cricketers Almanack. While Kohli is the third Indian player to win this award after the first cricketers Sachin Tendulkar and Kapil Dev.

    President Mohammed Bazoum has appointed Ohmuyouido Mahamdo as the new Prime Minister of which country?

  • Norwegian
  • Miss
  • Niger
  • China
  • Answer
    Answer: Niger - Nigerian President Mohammed Bazoum has appointed Ouyyemouido Mahamodo as the new Prime Minister of the country. He has been the former chief of staff. Ohuyamouido Mahamdo was the head of former Nigerian President Mahamado Issoufou between the year 2015 and the year 2021.

    Which of the following countries has recently named Naura al-Mataroshi as its first female astronaut?

  • Australia
  • Africa
  • United Arab Emirates
  • China
  • Answer
    Answer: United Arab Emirates - United Arab Emirates recently named Noura Al-Matroshi as its first female astronaut is. She is the first female astronaut in the country. While Major Hajja al-Mansuri became the first astronaut of the United Arab Emirates in space.