1 to 7 September 2021 Current Affairs Questions in English
1st Week September-2021 GkSection team published here very important 1 to 7 September 1st week Current Affairs quiz. These quiz will helpful for you crack Banking, IBPS, SSC, UPSC, Railway and More Competitive Exams.
Weekly Current Affairs Quiz – 1st Week September 2021 Questions in English
Which of the following state government has announced Rs 9000 per acre to drought affected farmers?
Answer:- Government of Chhattisgarh – Chhattisgarh government has recently announced Rs 9000 per acre to drought affected farmers in the state under Rajiv Gandhi Kisan Nyay Yojana. The objective of this scheme launched by the government is to encourage crop diversification and increase the area cover, production and productivity.
New Development Bank has recently added United Arab Emirates, Uruguay and which country as new members?
Answer:- Bangladesh – New Development Bank established by group of BRICS countries has recently added UAE, Uruguay and Bangladesh as new members. This New Development Bank was established in the year 2015 by BRICS members- Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa. Its headquarter is in Shanghai. Its first regional office was established in Johannesburg, South Africa.
Which industry will host the International Climate Summit (ICS) 2020-21 in India?
Answer:- PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry – International Climate Summit (ICS) 2020-21 will be hosted by PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry in India. It aims to build a dialogue for India’s transition to clean energy. This time the focus will be on hydrogen power.
Which of these banks has recently raised Rs 4,000 crore through Additional Tier 1 (AT1) bonds?
Answer:- State Bank of India – State Bank of India has recently raised Rs 4,000 crore through Additional Tier 1 (AT1) bonds. SBI has an AAA credit rating from local credit agencies while the AT1 offering is rated AA+. This is the highest rating in India for such devices.
Exercise “Bright Star” is a multinational military exercise being conducted in which country?
Answer:- Egypt – The “Bright Star” exercise is conducted once every 2 years in the country of Egypt. This year 21 countries including the US have participated in the exercise. The first such exercise was conducted in the year 1980 after the signing of the peace treaty between Egypt and Israel.
Eminent Bengali writer Buddhadev Guha has passed away recently at the age of?
Answer:- 85 years – Buddhadev Guha, the famous writer and story writer of the famous Bengali language, has passed away recently at the age of 85. He recently passed away last night due to problems after recovering from corona virus infection. He has been honored with many awards for his wonderful work apart from Anand Award in 1976, followed by Shiroman Award and Sharat Award.
Which of the following IIT institute is developing an online platform named e-Source to tackle electronic waste?
Answer:- IIT Madras – IIT Madras is developing an online platform called e-Source to deal with electronic waste. This e-source will act as an exchange platform to act as an online marketplace for waste electrical and electronic equipment.
Name the Speaker of Lok Sabha who has recently inaugurated the Parliamentary Outreach Program?
Answer:- Om Birla – Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla has recently inaugurated a parliamentary outreach program aimed at empowering Panchayati Raj institutions in Kashmir. The event has been inaugurated at Sher-e-Kashmir International Convention Center in Srinagar.
Recently which state government has started “Innovation Mission Punjab”?
Answer:- Government of Punjab – The Government of Punjab has recently started “Innovation Mission Punjab”. The mission is a public-private partnership mission that will bring together global investors and experts to catalyze start-ups. This will boost the development potential of the state.
Name the Union Minister of AYUSH, who has recently launched “Y-Break” mobile application at Vigyan Bhawan?
Answer:- Sarbananda Sonowal – Union AYUSH Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has recently launched “Y-Break” mobile application in Vigyan Bhawan in association with 4 Union Ministers. According to this “Y-Break” mobile application, all people including ministers have done yoga.