Current Affairs: Quiz (1st & 2nd March 2021) for IBPS RRB PO and Clerk, IBPS Clerk and PO and other Competitive Exams

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Current Affairs Questions: (1st & 2nd March 2020): 

  • The Reserve Bank of India has recently published its State of the Economy Report. The Indian state refiners’ daily gasoline sales in February 2021 have increased from ______ from the year 2020. 
    Ans: 1.5 percent
  • The 78th Golden Globe Awards ceremony recently took place in a virtual as well as in offline format. The award ceremony was filmed from ____________. 
    Ans: Los Angeles and New York City [This year Netflix had received the most nominations with the total count at 42]
  • Which of the Netflix films were nominated for the Best Picture (Drama) Nominations in the 78th Golden Globe Awards ceremony? 
    Ans: “Mank” and “The Trial of the Chicago 7” 
  • The Union Minister for Information & Broadcasting said that the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting is associating with __________ to form a Centre of Excellence in gaming and other related areas. 
    Ans: IIT Bombay 
  • Who of the Indian wrestler has won the gold medal in the women’s 53-kg category at XXIV Outstanding Ukrainian Wrestlers and Coaches Memorial in Kyiv, Ukraine? 
    Ans: Vinesh Phoga 
  • Which Union Minister will launch the “Sugamya Bharat App”? 
    Ans: Shri Thaawarchand Gehlot [Union Minister for Social justice and Empowerment] 
  • Which company has developed its first-ever consumer PC using plastic waste in the ocean? 
    Ans: HP 
  • The Sri Lankan Air Force (SLAF) will celebrate its _____ anniversary in March 2021. 
    Ans: 70th 
  • Sarang is the helicopter air display team of which country’s Air Force? 
    Ans: India 
  • The All-India Football Federation has announced that which state will host the Indian Women’s League (IWL)? 
    Ans: Odisha 
  • Chief Justice of India inaugurated a new Centenary Building of Patna High Court. Who is the current Chief Justice of India? 
    Ans: S. A. Bobde 
  • The government said the which portal for consumer grievance redressal is now operational in 15 states and Union Territories (UTs)? 
    Ans: E-Daakhil 
  • The India Toy Fair-2021 is being held from ___________ in a virtual mode. 
    Ans: February 27 to March 2 
  • Which Indian economist has appointed as the Assistant Secretary-General and Head of the New York Office of the United Nations Environment Programme? 
    Ans: Ligia Noronha 
  • Which Indian state’s cabinet has approved the “Penal Law Bill, 2021”, in order to give life imprisonment to food adulterers in states? 
    Ans: Madhya Pradesh 
  • Which Union Minister has inaugurated the Saras Aajeevika Mela 2021 on February 26, 2021 at Noida Haat? 
    Ans: Narendra Singh Tomar 
  • Which state’s Chief Minister launched the ‘Namma Cargo’ services? 
    Ans: Karnataka 
  • Zero Discrimination Day is held every year on ________. 
    Ans: 1 March 
  • Which entry has won the maximum awards at the Golden Globe Awards 2021? 
    Ans: The Crown [American TV series]  
  • Civil Accounts Day is observed every year on ______. 
    Ans: March 01