Current Affairs: Quiz (5th March 2021) for IBPS RRB PO and Clerk, IBPS Clerk and PO and other Competitive Exams

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Current Affairs Questions: (5th March 2020): 

  • Which Ministry has released its ‘Ease of Living Index-2020’? 
    Ans: Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs 
  • The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) has declared which year as ‘International Year of Millets’?
    Ans: 2023 
  • Which organization has published the first world report on hearing on World Hearing Day which was observed on March 3, 2021? 
    Ans: World Health Organization (WHO) 
  • Which Indian Boxer was appointed as the chairperson of the International Boxing Association champions and veterans committee? 
    Ans: Mary Kom  
  • Space Exploration Technologies Corp. is an American aerospace manufacturer and space transportation services company. Who is the founder of SpaceX? 
    Ans: Elon Musk 
  • The Ministry of External Affairs stated that India will commemorate ‘Chabahar Day’ on ________. 
    Ans: March 4, 2021 
  • Maritime India Summit 2021 which was held in ______. 
    Ans: Delhi 
  • Which initiative was launched with the objective of recognizing the students, self-help groups, community workers, sanitary workers, and municipal workers who are engaged in tackling the enormous challenge of waste management in a scientific and sustainable manner? 
    Ans: Swachhta Saarthi Fellowship 
  • Which company has announced that it has joined an initiative by the World Economic Forum called ‘Partnering for Racial Justice in Business initiative’? 
    Ans: Wipro Limited 
  • India has agreed to set up a hotline with which of its neighbouring country? 
    Ans: China 
  • Which Union Ministry has launched the ‘City Innovation Exchange’ platform? 
    Ans: Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs 
  • ‘Alpine Plant species’, which are critically endangered have been discovered in _______. 
    Ans: Arunachal Pradesh 
  • Who is the Chairman of the National Commission for Backward Classes? 
    Ans: Bhagwan Lal Sahni 
  • Matam Venkata Rao has been sworn in as the new Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of which bank? 
    Ans: Central Bank of India 
  • Varun Kapur, who has recently won gold for India in which game? 
    Ans: Badminton