16th October 2021 – Daily Current Affairs Questions and Answers in English
GS Team published here 16 October 2021 Current Affairs Quiz. These will be helpful for the upcoming SSC, UPSC, Bank, Railway, Clerk, PO exams. These current affairs make daily analysis and related India, World, Technology, and all govt news.
16th October 2021- GK Quiz for SSC and Bank Exams
What is the rank of India in the list of total 116 countries of Global Hunger Index?
Answer:- 101st – India has been ranked 101st out of a total of 116 countries in the Global Hunger Index. India is also among 31 countries where the problem of hunger has been recognized as very serious. Whereas India was ranked 94th out of a total of 107 countries in the Global Hunger Index last year.
Which of the following association has recently issued its first green bond?
Answer:- European Union – The European Union has recently issued its first green bond. The proceeds through this green bond will be given to the member countries who can spend it on areas such as transportation, energy efficiency and nature conservation.
United Nations Biodiversity Summit has recently started in which country?
Answer: China – The United Nations Biodiversity Summit has recently started in China. This convention has been entrusted with the task of protecting biodiversity. During this conference, the “30 by 30” plan to give protected status to the country 30% land and oceans will also be debated.
In which state of Haryana has the central government approved to set up a heli hub?
Answer:- Gurugram – The central government has approved the establishment of a heli hub in Gurugram, Haryana. Helicopters will not only be able to fly from here, but there will also be facilities from helicopter parking to repair and refueling.
Who presides over the program organized on World Food Day on 16 October in India
Answer:- Food Safety and Standards Authority of India – The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India in India presides over the program organized on World Food Day on 16 October. The theme of the day for this year is “Our actions are our future – better production, better nutrition, better environment and better life” according to the Agriculture and Food Organization.
Recently who has been re-appointed as the chairman of the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights?
Answer:- Priyank Kanungo – Recently Priyanka Kanungo has been re-appointed as the chairman of the National Commission for Protection of Child Rights. His next term will start from October 17 and he will discharge this responsibility for a period of three years or till further orders.
Which company’s CEO Satya Nadella has been announced with the “CK Prahlad” award for “Global Business Sustainability Leadership”?
Answer:- Microsoft – Microsoft company CEO Satya Nadella has been announced to be honored with the “CK Prahlad” award for “Global Business Sustainability Leadership”. The award was instituted in 2010 at the request of the “Corporate Eco Forum” to honor Indian-American Prahlad.
India and which country have recently signed an agreement on Doklam tri-junction, 4 years after the end of the 73-day standoff?
Answer:- China – India and China recently signed the agreement on Doklam tri-junction, 4 years after the end of the 73-day standoff. At the same time, India has “note” the agreement on a “three-stage roadmap” to expedite negotiations to resolve the border dispute between Bhutan and China.
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