Current Affairs 25 October 2021 to 30 October 2021

October 31, 2021
Current Affairs 25 October 2021 to 30 October 2021

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Current Affairs 25 October 2021 to 30 October 2021

  1. Trigonopterus corona, which was seen in the news recently, belongs to which species? 

Ans: Beetle 

Scientists have recently discovered 28 new species of beetles. One of them has been named Trigonopterus Corona

  1. Which country has recently proposed a ‘wealth tax’?

Ans: USA

US president Joe Biden has announced more conventional proposed rate hikes on the income of large corporations and the wealthiest, similar to a ‘Wealth tax’

  1. Which Ministry has approved the pilot project on skilling of design and Commissioning technical personnel?

Ans: Ministry of textiles

Ministry of textiles has approved the Pilot project on skilling of design and commission technical personnel associated with the application of geotextiles in infrastructure projects.        

  1. The UN disarmament Week is observed annually during which month?

Ans: October 

The UN Disarmament Week is observed annually during the month of October. This year disarmament was started on October 24 and the week-long observance will continue till October 30.

  1. As per recent amendments to the Indian Telegragh Right of way rules, what is the maximum one-time compensation, per kilometer?  

Ans: Rs. 1000

The Central Government notified Indian Telegraph Right of way (Amendments) Rules, 2021 recently. It has fixed a nominal one-time compensation of Rs 1,000 km (maximum)

  1. Which country has recently given in-Principle support for net-zero by 2050?

Ans: Australia

Australia has recently given in principle the target of zero net carbon emissions by 2050.

  1. Which neighboring country of India has passed a new law to strengthen land border protection?     

Ans: China 

China passed a new law to strengthen land border protection amid the ongoing military tension along the disputed boundary with India.

  1. With the reference to Jayanagar-Kurtha cross-border rail Link, in which country is Kurtha located?

Ans: Sri Lanka 

Ircon International on behalf of the Government of India (GOI), has handed over the newly commissioned cross-border rail section from Jaynagar to Kurtha (Nepal) to Government.

  1. Which is the first airline to launch direct flights from Srinagar to Sharjah?

Ans: Go First

India’s low-cost airline Go first became the first airline to launch direct flights from Srinagar to Sharjah. Union Home Minister Amit Shah Flagged off the first services to Sharjah, from the Sheikh ul-Alam International Airport in Srinagar.

  1. Which country has reported hundreds of cases of infection caused by the bacteria salmonella?

Ans: USA

Over 650 cases of infection caused by the bacteria salmonella (Salmonellosis) have been reported in the US. The outbreak is suspected to have been caused by the contaminated onions.

  1. Which country released the ‘National Intelligence Estimate (NIE) on climate’?

Ans: USA

The United States has recently released the first-ever Intelligence (NIE) on climate. As per the report, India has been categorized as a ‘country of concern’ along with 10 other countries.

  1. Which city is the host of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2021?

Ans: Goa

The 52nd edition of the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) is set to be held in GOA, from November 20 to 28.                


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