Current Affairs: Quiz (9th March 2021) for IBPS RRB PO and Clerk, IBPS Clerk and PO and other Competitive Exams

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Current Affairs Questions: (9th March 2020): 

  • Stand-Up India scheme was launched on __________, in order to promote entrepreneurship at the grass-roots level for economic empowerment and job creation. 
    Ans: April 5, 2016 
  • Which scheme was launched on April 8, 2015, to provide loans up to 10 lakhs for non-corporate, non-farm small, or micro-enterprises? 
    Ans: Pradhan Mantri MUDRA Yojana (PMMY) 
  • Which company has launched a new web platform ‘Women Will’ on the occasion of ‘International Women’s Day, 2021’? 
    Ans: Google 
  • ‘International Women’s Day’ is observed every year on __________. 
    Ans: March 8 
  • What is the theme of ‘International Women’s Day 2021’?
    Ans: Women in leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world
  • The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, laid down the foundation stone for conservation works of Singorgarh Fort at the Singrampur village of Damoh district in which state? 
    Ans: Madhya Pradesh 
  • Narendra Modi will inaugurate the ‘Maitri Setu’ between India and ________ via video conference on March 9, 2021. 
    Ans: Bangladesh 
  • What is the highest Civilian Award of the Bangladesh? 
    Ans: Swadhinta Puraskar (Independence Award)   
  • The International Waste Pickers’ Day is observed on which date? 
    Ans: March 1 
  • What is the theme of World Wildlife Day 2021?  
    Ans: Forests and livelihoods: sustaining people and planet 
  • Where is the radio station 90.4 named ‘Har Dil Ki Dhadak’ inaugurated?
    Ans: Jammu Kashmir 
  • Which state has launched the Mo Chhatua and E Kalika mobile apps?
    Ans: Odisha