Weekly Current Affairs Quiz – 26 October to 1 November 2020

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Weekly Current Affairs Quiz

Current affairs questions are asked in every competitive exam, to score good in this section, you need to stay updated. So how good are you in general knowledge?

Test your current affairs knowledge here by taking this small weekly current affairs quiz. Questions included are related to all the important news and events happened within the week.

Let’s get started….

Weekly Current Affairs Quiz

Ques 1. Which world day is observed on October 31?

Ques 2. Which initiative is launched by Delhi Government to
to inform the state government about the pollution causing activities?

Ques 3. Which Indian Organization has won the UN Global Climate Action Award?

Ques 4. Which satellite is to be launched by NASA-ISRO in 2022?

Ques 5. Who has launched the ‘RuPay Festive Carnival’ ?

Ques 6. Indian Post has signed an agreement with which Postal service for electronic exchange of data?

Ques 7. Which day is observed on October 27 to increase awareness of
audio visual documents?

Ques 8. The National Board for Wild life has recently approved
The National Action Plan for Vulture Conservation __________ .

Ques 9. Who has been elected as President of Seychelles?

Ques 10. No Mask No Service Policy has been launched in which country?

Weekly Current Affairs Quiz Answers

Ans 1. October 31 is celebrated as the World Cities Day every year by the United Nations. It addresses urbanization challenges, promotes global urbanization, works for sustainable urban development while ensuring corporation between nations. This year, the day was celebrated under the Theme: Valuing Our Communities and Cities.

Ans 2. Chief Minister of Delhi, Shri Arvind Kejriwal, on October 29, 2020 launched the “Green Delhi” mobile app. The app aims to enable the citizens to inform the state government about the pollution causing activities. The app will work as a platform of communication between the people of Delhi and the State government.

Ans 3. Global Himalayan Expedition, an Indian Organization, has won the UN Global Climate Action Award to combat climate change amid coronavirus pandemic.

Ans 4. India and the United States in the two plus two dialogue decided to share space situational awareness information. This step is to create safe and sustainable space environment. NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar called the NISAR will be launched by the countries by 2022.

Ans 5. ‘RuPay Festive Carnival’ is launched by the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI). It will offer interesting discounts and compelling advantage to RuPay users.

Ans 6. An agreement has been signed between India Post and US Postal Service for electronic exchange of postal shipments data.

Ans 7. On October 27 World Day for Audio Visual Heritage is celebrated every year by UNESCO to increase awareness of significance of the audio visual documents. For this year, the theme was Your Window to the World.

Ans 8. The National Board for Wild life has recently approved the National Action Plan for Vulture Conservation, 2020-25, which suggests the new veterinary non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs to be tested on vultures before their commercial release.

Ans 9. India born Wavel Ramkalawan has been elected as the President of Seychelles. This is the first time since 1977 that an opposition candidate has won elections in Seychelles.

Ans 10. No Mask No Service Policy has been recently launched by Bangladesh. Under this new policy, no services is to be offered to the people not wearing masks.

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