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10 December 2021 Current Affairs in English

10th December 2021 – Daily Current Affairs Questions and Answers in English

GS Team published here 10 December 2021 Current Affairs Quiz. These will be helpful for the upcoming SSC, Bank, Railway, Clerk, PO exams. These current affairs make daily analysis and related India, World, Technology, and all govt news.

What is the rank of India in the Asia Power Index 2021?

  • First
  • Second
  • Third
  • Fourth
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    Answer: Fourth - India has been ranked fourth among 26 countries with an overall score of 37.7 out of 100 in the Lowy Institute Asia Power Index 2021. India's overall score has decreased by 2 points as compared to 2020. India is one of the 18 countries in Asia that are trending downward in their overall score in 2021.

    World’s oldest Test cricketer Ilene Ashe has passed away recently.

  • 80 Years
  • 90 Years
  • 100 Years
  • 110 Years
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    Ans: 110 Years - World's oldest Test cricketer Ilene Ashe has recently passed away at the age of 110. The right-arm seamer made his cricket debut in 1937 against Australia. And in his career till 1949, he took 10 wickets in seven matches he played.

    The “Kazuveli Wetland” located in which state has been declared as the 16th Bird Sanctuary by Environment Forest and Climate Change Minister Surpiya Sahu?

  • Kerala
  • Gujarat
  • Maharashtra
  • Tamil Nadu
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    Answer: - 16th Bird Sanctuary has been declared under The sanctuary is located along the eastern coast of Tamil Nadu near the Bay of Bengal.

    What is the rank of Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in the 2021 list of the world’s 100 most powerful women released by Forbes?

  • 27th place
  • 37th place
  • 47th place
  • 57th place
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    Ans: 37th place - Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has been ranked 37th in the list of world's 100 most powerful women 2021 released by Forbes. She was ranked 41st in the list in the year 2020 and 34th in 2019. While India's seventh woman Falguni Nair was ranked 88th in the list. Kamala Harris, the first woman to become Vice President of the United States and the first person of color, came in second.

    The famous teacher of which state of India and Padma Shri awardee Nand Kishore Prusty has passed away recently?

  • Odisha
  • Maharashtra
  • Delhi
  • Jharkhand
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    Answer: Odisha - Famous teacher from Odisha, India and Padma Shri awardee Nand Kishore Prusty has passed away recently. He was recently awarded the Padma Shri award for his contribution in the field of education. He is known for his selfless dedication towards eradicating illiteracy in Odisha.

    Which of the following organization has recently released the World Malaria Report 2021?

  • world bank
  • World Health Organization
  • Moody’s
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    Answer: World Health Organization - The World Health Organization has recently released the World Malaria Report 2021. According to which, "global efforts to combat malaria have suffered due to the coronavirus disease in 2020". According to the report, in the year 2020, an estimated 6,27,000 deaths were caused by malaria.

    The Union Cabinet has recently approved the extension of “Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Gramin” scheme till when?

  • January 2024
  • February 2024
  • March 2024
  • August 2024
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    Answer: March 2024 - The Union Cabinet has recently approved the extension of "Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana-Gramin" scheme till March 2024. Financial assistance will be provided for the construction of the remaining 155.75 lakh houses till March 31, 2021. This scheme was earlier known as Indira Awas Yojana.

    Which day is celebrated around the world on 10th December?

  • World Human Rights Day
  • World Science Day
  • World Education Day
  • World Women’s Day
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    Answer: World Human Rights Day - World Human Rights Day is celebrated all over the world on 10th December. The foundation of this day was laid by understanding and feeling the pain of the people who were scorched by the horrors of World War I. The Human Rights Act came into force in India from September 28, 1993, on October 12, 1993, the government constituted the 'National Human Rights Commission'.

    After the captaincy in T20, who has been appointed as the captain of ODI format of India team by BCCI?

  • KL
  • Shikhar Dhawan
  • Rohit Sharma
  • Ravindra Jadeja
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    Answer: Rohit Sharma - BCCI has appointed Rohit Sharma as the captain of India team's ODI format after captaincy in T20. Rohit Sharma has so far led the Indian team in 10 ODIs. He has won 8 matches and lost in 2.

    Recently, in how many kg category of women’s Commonwealth Weightlifting Championship, India’s Jhili Dalabehda has won silver medal?

  • 42kg class
  • 49kg class
  • 55kg class
  • 58kg class
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    Answer: 49kg category - Recently in the women's 49kg category of Commonwealth Weightlifting Championship, Jhili Dalabehda of India has won silver medal. Olympic silver medalist Mirabai was competing in Chanu's weight category.

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