Current Affairs For (13 November, 2021)

1. Nobel Laureate and former _______ President FW de Klerk passes away.

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Answers With Explanation : (D) FW (Frederik Willem) de Klerk, the former president of South Africa and the last white person to head the country, has passed away due to cancer.

2. Public Service Broadcasting Day is celebrated every year on ________.

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Answers With Explanation : (C) Public Service Broadcasting Day is celebrated every year on November 12 to commemorate the first and only visit of the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi, to the studio of All India Radio, Delhi in 1947.

3. Where is India’s first Physical National Yogasana Championships has been organised?

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Answers With Explanation : (B) India’s first Physical National Yogasana Championships has been organised in Bhubaneswar, Odisha from November 11-13, 2021.

4. The World Pneumonia Day is observed across the world on __________ every year.

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Answers With Explanation : (D) The World Pneumonia Day is observed across the world on November 12 every year to raise awareness, promote prevention and treatment and produce action to combat the disease.

5. Who has become the richest self-made woman in India?

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Answers With Explanation : (A) Falguni Nayar, the CEO and founder of beauty and fashion eCommerce platform Nykaa, has become the richest self-made woman in India. She founded Nykaa in the year 2012.

6. SpaceX launches Indian-origin astronaut _______led Crew 3 mission to International Space Station.

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Answers With Explanation : (D) US Space agency NASA and the Elon Musk-owned private rocket company SpaceX have launched “Crew 3” mission on November 10, 2021.

7. The state government of ________ has launched a first of its kind road safety initiative named Rakshak, to train first responders of road accidents.

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Answers With Explanation : (D) The state government of Odisha has launched a first of its kind road safety initiative named Rakshak, to train first responders of road accidents.

8. Who has addressed the 51st Conference of Governors and Lieutenant Governors at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi?

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Answers With Explanation : (A) India’s President Shri Ram Nath Kovind addressed the 51st Conference of Governors and Lieutenant Governors at Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.

9. Who has been re-elected as the Prime Minister of Japan?

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Answers With Explanation : (A) Fumio Kishida leader of the Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) has been re-elected as the Prime Minister (PM) of Japan following the victory of the LDP in the 2021 Parliament election.

10. Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has lifted restrictions imposed on which credit card issuer?

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Answers With Explanation : (B) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) lifted restrictions imposed on 23rd April, 2021 with immediate effect on credit card issuer Diners Club International Ltd to onboard new customers.

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