Q1. Online payments solutions provider PayU collaborated with which of the following to introduce tokenized payments flow for merchants in India?
(a) Amazon Pay
(d) Google Pay
Q2. Amar Singh College situated where has bagged a prestigious award of merit in the 2020 United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Asia-Pacific awards for cultural heritage conservation?
Q3. Which country’s tradition of communal dining at hawker centers has been recognised by UNESCO for its cultural significance?
Q4. Hariram Dhaka, who passed away was a?
(a) Social Activist
(b) Freedom Fighter
Q5. Which player is chosen as BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2020?
(a) Novak Djokovic
(b) Cristiano Ronaldo
(c) Valtteri Bottas
(d) Lewis Hamilton
(e) Marcus Rashford
Q6. Where did Defense Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurate India’s first advanced Hypersonic Wind Tunnel (HWT) test facility, making India the third country after the US and Russia to have such a facility?
Q7. With which of the following has the central govt signed a USD 500 million project to build safe and green national highway corridors in Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, and Andhra Pradesh?
(a) New Development Bank
(b) World Bank
(c) Asian Development Bank
(d) International Monetary Fund
(e) Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
Q8. Who has been conferred with the “Global Visionary of Sustainable Business and Peace” by the Federation of Indo-Israel Chambers of Commerce (FIICC) for epitomizing “unity, peace and sustainability”?
(a) Anil Ambani
(b) Cyrus Mistry
(c) Mukesh Ambani
(d) Azim Premji
(e) Ratan Tata
Q9. Who has taken over as the new president of the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham)?
(a) Vinod Dhiman
(b) Vineet Agarwal
(c) Amish Tripathi
(d) Sujeet Thakur
(e) Suresh Awasthi
Q10. In which city of Uttar Pradesh will a mega leather park be set up, becoming the first such park in the country?
Q11. ISRO has signed an MoU with which institute to open a Regional Academic Centre for Space at the institute?
(a) IIT Chennai
(b) IIT BHU
(c) IIT Kanpur
(d) IIT Delhi
(e) IIT Ropar
Q12. Which bank has signed an MoU with the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) to promote green buildings in the country?
(a) ICICI Bank
(b) YES Bank
(c) SBI Bank
(d) HDFC Bank
(e) Axis Bank
Q13. Which country will hold a Global Media and Film Summit in 2021?
Q14. Which state government signed a MoU with SAP India to digitize and empower MSMEs in the state by equipping them with digital skilling and technologies?
(b) Madhya Pradesh
(d) Uttar Pradesh
Q15. Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri launched which web portal and mobile app on Good Governance Day i.e., 25th December 2020?
Practice More Questions of Current Affairs for Competitive Exams:
Sol. PayU said the feature would allow the payment providers’ 4.5 lakh merchants to use debit cards, credit cards or Google Pay UPI to make recurring payments without sharing card details.
Sol. As Amar Singh College, Srinagar has been awarded the prestigious Award of Merit in the Unesco Asia-Pacific Awards for Cultural Heritage Conservation, conservation architect Saima Iqbal from the INTACH, Kashmir chapter.
Sol. Singapore’s tradition of communal dining at hawker centers has been included in the UNESCO’s (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization).
Sol. Freedom fighter Hariram Dhaka dies cremated with state honours in Rajasthan.
Sol. Sports Personality of the Year 2020: Lewis Hamilton crowned winner.
Sol. Rajnath Singh inaugurates India’s first hypersonic wind tunnel in Hyderabad.
Sol. The Government of India and the World Bank today signed a $500 million project to build safe and green national highway corridors in the states of Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, and Andhra Pradesh.
Sol. Veteran industrialist Ratan Tata was conferred the title of “Global Visionary of Sustainable Business and Peace” by the Federation of Indo-Israel Chambers of Commerce (FIICC) for epitomising “unity, peace and sustainability”.
Sol. Managing Director of logistics major Transport Corporation of India Limited Vineet Agarwal has taken over as the new President of The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham).
Sol. Uttar Pradesh government will establish the first leather park of the country in Kanpur district.
Sol. The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) virtually signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with IIT-BHU in Uttar Pradesh to set up a Regional Academic Centre for Space (RAC-S).
Sol. Mortgage lender HDFC has entered a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC) to promote green buildings in the country.
Sol. The Union Information and Broadcasting Minister, Prakash Javadekar announced that India will hold a Global Media and Film Summit in 2021.
Sol. The Telangana government signed an MoU with SAP India on Wednesday to digitize and empower MSMEs in the State by equipping them with digital skilling and technologies.
Sol. Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri launches E-Sampada web portal and mobile app on Good Governance Day.
Practice with Online Test Series for RBI Attendant 2021: