Type Here to Get Search Results !

Top 10 Current Affairs Questions with Answers of 18th November

0

Top 10 Current Affairs Questions with Answers of 18th November

 

Current Affairs Questions with Answers: Top 10 Current Affairs Questions with Answers of 18th November is being published in English. Which is very useful for the latest govt jobs.

 

Daily Current Affairs is published on this website is user-friendly language.

 

Important questions answer for UPSC, PSC, IAS, RRB, Banking, Civil Judge, District Judge, Patwari, Forest Department,    IBPS, Clerk, SBI, RBI competitive examinations.

 

Top 10 Current Affairs Questions with Answers of 18th November



We are here for you to deliver the imperative Recent and Latest Daily Current Affairs of 18th November 2020, which have exclusive information of Latest Current Affairs of 2020 events from all newspapers such as The Economic Times, PIB, The Hindu, Times of India, PTI, Business Standard, Indian Express, and all Government official websites.

 

The purpose of this website is to provide Daily Current Affairs, latest updates related to foreign and Indian government policies, central and state government plans, sports movements, awards, day-days.

 

 

Top 10 Current Affairs Questions with Answer: ️18th November Current Affairs

 

👉 (1) The Central Government has announced a subsidy of what percentage on air transport to transport 41 notified fruits and vegetables from the Northeast and Himalayan states to any place in India?

 

Answer - 50%

 

Important Point -

 

·       This exemption is given under the Operation Greens Scheme under the Self-Reliant India Campaign.

·       The transport subsidy under the Operation Greens scheme was earlier applied to the Kisan Rail Yojana which came into effect from 12 October 2020.

·       Indian Railways charges only 50 percent of the fare on notified fruits and vegetables.

 

👉 (2) The Hanoi Declaration was adopted at the East Asia Summit 2020 where India was represented ………………….

 

Answer - S. Jaishankar

 

Important Point -

 

·       The Hanoi Declaration was adopted at the East Asia Summit 2020 where India was represented by External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar.

·       The Hanoi Declaration emphasized a regional architecture focused on ASEAN with the reaffirmation of the 2005 Kuala Lumpur Declaration, the 2010 Ha Noi Declaration, the 2011 Bali Declaration and the 2015 Kuala Lumpur Declaration.

 

About East Asia Summit:

 

The East Asia Summit is a regional forum of 18 member countries consisting of 10 ASEAN countries and the other eight are Australia, China, India, Japan, New Zealand, Russia, the United States and the Republic of Korea.

 

 

👉 (3) Prime Minister Narendra Modi this time with Diwali soldiers ……………. Have you celebrated

 

Answer - Longewala (Jaisalmer, Rajasthan)

 

Important Point -

 

In 2014, Prime Minister Narendra Modi celebrated Diwali with soldiers for the first time in Siachen.

Longewala is the same post where only about 3 Indian soldiers of Pakistan were defeated by only 120 Indian soldiers in 1971 war.

 

👉 (4) In which state is the Jolly Grant Airport located?

 

Answer: Uttarakhand

 

Important Point -

 

·       Jolly Grant Airport, also known as Dehradun Airport, is located in Uttarakhand, 25 km south of Dehradun.

·       Its commercial operations commenced on 30 March 2008, following a runway extension to accommodate larger aircraft.

·       It is also called the air gate of Garhwal.

 

Why in the news?

 

Environmental activists and local residents are opposing cutting of trees for the expansion of Jolly Grant Airport of Dehradun in Uttarakhand.

 

 

👉 (5) The code on social security comes under ……………………?

 

Answer: Ministry of Labor and Employment

 

Important Point -

 

The Code on Social Security comes under the Ministry of Labor and Employment.

recent updates:

 

The draft rule will provide automatic registration facility to unorganized sector, gig workers and platform workers with the help of Aadhaar on the central government portal.

 

The government has outlined the draft rules in the Code on Social Security to Employees State Insurance Corporation, National Social Security Board, Employees Provident Fund Organization, forum workers and gig workers.

 

👉 (6) Sur Sarovar lake which has recently been added to the Ramsar site …………………. Located in the state?

 

Answer: Uttar Pradesh

 

Important Point -

 

·       Sur Sarovar Lake has been linked to the Ramsar site, which recently makes it one of the wetlands of international importance, is located in Uttar Pradesh and is also known as Keetham Lake.

 

·       Sur Sarovar Lake gets water from the Agra Canal, which originated from Okhla Barrage on the Yamuna River in Delhi.

 

About Ramsar site:

 

·       The Ramsar sites are wetlands of international importance designated under the Ramsar Convention, which is the "Convention on Wetlands".

 

·       The convention was established by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in 1971 as an Intergovernmental Environmental Treaty, and came into effect in 1975.

 

 

👉 (7) For children ……………………. The world's first tram library has been started in the state?

 

North-West Bengal

 

Important Point -

 

·       On the occasion of Children's Day on 14 November 2020, the world's first 'tram-car' library for children has been started in Kolkata, West Bengal.

·       The world's first such tram library is named 'Kolkata Young Readers Tramcar'.

·       Throughout North and South Kolkata, trams will run on the Shyambazar-Esplanade and Esplanade-Gariahat routes from morning to evening every day.

·       It has been jointly developed by West Bengal Transport Corporation (WBTC) and APJ Anand Children's Library and will have around 1,000 books.

 

👉 (8) Which of the following is the world's largest trade agreement signed by 15 Asian nations?

 

Answer: Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership

 

Important Point -

 

·       The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) is the largest trade agreement in the world and has been signed by the Asia-Pacific countries with support from China. India is not part of the partnership.

·       RCEP countries include 10 ASEAN economies Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Myanmar, Laos, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Vietnam and Thailand.

·       The other 5 countries of the partnership are Australia, China, Japan, New Zealand and South Korea.

·       The RCEP was first proposed in 2012 and is signed after eight years of negotiations at the conclusion of the annual summit of Southeast Asian leaders.

 

 

👉 (9) Which place has been declared the largest fully protected marine reserve in the Atlantic Ocean?

 

Answer: Tristan da Cunha

 

Important Point -

 

·       The isolated UK migratory zone of Tristan da Cunha, home of the world's most remote human settlement, has been declared the largest fully protected marine reserve in the Atlantic Ocean at 687,000 square kilometers.

·       It is a remote group of volcanic islands in the South Atlantic Ocean and is also the most remote inhabited archipelago in the world.

·       It has its own constitution.

·       It is also home to millions of seabirds and many unique land birds.

 

👉 (10) G – 20 countries have agreed ………… .. in an effort to restructure government loans and help poor countries affected by the coronavirus epidemic?

 

Answer - G20 debt service suspension initiative

 

Important Point -

 

The countries, part of the G20 grouping, have agreed to a restructuring of government loans and a G20 debt service suspension initiative in an effort to help poor countries affected by the coronavirus epidemic.

 

Why in the news?

 

The treaty is currently in the news as it has been recently signed and made mandatory for the G20 member states.

 

This decision was taken because the Kovid-19 crisis has devastated poor countries, threatening them to fail to pay back debt.

 

The treaty came into picture after the Zambian government's inability to pay Eurobonds over the November 13, 2020 deadline.

 

--------------------*------------------------------------*------------------------------------------*-----------------------

 

If you have any kind of question-related to Top 10 Current Affairs Questions with Answers of 18th November 2020, then you can ask us using the comment section.

Post a Comment

0 Comments

Top Post Ad

Below Post Ad