Current Affairs For (3 December,2021)

1. National Pollution Control Day is observed as a national pollution control day to commemorate the lives of the people who died in the Bhopal gas tragedy in ____.

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Answers With Explanation : (A) National Pollution Control Day is observed on 2nd December every year. The day is observed as a national pollution control day to commemorate the lives of the people who died in the Bhopal gas tragedy in 1984.

2. World Computer Literacy Day is observed on ______ every year all over the world.

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Answers With Explanation : (B) World Computer Literacy Day is observed on 2nd December every year all over the world. The day is celebrated as the world computer literacy day to create awareness and drive digital literacy in underserved communities worldwide.

3. Which bank has signed an agreement with Usha International Limited (UIL) for empowering women entrepreneurs by providing financial assistance?

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Answers With Explanation : (C) State Bank of India (SBI) has signed an agreement with Usha International Limited (UIL) for empowering women entrepreneurs by providing financial assistance.

4. Magdalena Andersson has been appointed as the 1st female Prime Minister of which of the following country?

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Answers With Explanation : (A) Former Finance Minister of Sweden, Eva Magdalena Andersson from the Social Democratic Party (SDP) won her 2nd election and became 1st female Prime Minister (PM) of Sweden.

5. India Ratings and Research has projected India’s FY22 GDP growth forecast at ________.

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Answers With Explanation : (C) The rating agency, India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) expects India’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the Second Quarter of Financial Year-2022 (2 FY22) at 8.3 percent and in FY22 at 9.4 percent.

6. Who has authored his autobiography titled ‘The Ambuja Story: How a Group of Ordinary Men Created an Extraordinary Company’?

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Answers With Explanation : (D) Narotam Sekhsaria wrote his autobiography ‘The Ambuja Story: How a Group of Ordinary Men Created an Extraordinary Company’.

7. Nagaland Statehood Day is observed every year on _________.

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Answers With Explanation : (C) Nagaland is celebrating its Statehood Day on 1 December 2021. Nagaland was granted statehood on December 1, 1963, with Kohima being declared as its capital.

8. Who has become the most expensive city, according to the Worldwide Cost of Living Index 2021?

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Answers With Explanation : (A) According to the Index, Tel Aviv, Israel has become the most expensive city in the world to live in in 2021, pushing Paris, France and Singapore jointly to occupy the second spot with Zurich and Hong Kong at the fourth and fifth spots respectively.

9. Who has won the 7th Dr M S Swaminathan Award for the period 2017-19?