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Current Affairs Questions: The number of youth preparing for government jobs in the country is in lakhs. It is the first choice of the youth because of the benefits that come with a government job. But to get a job, students have to work hard. They have to go through stages like government exam and then interview. During this, there are many such topics, whose preparation is necessary for the government exam. one such topic Current Affairs Is.
Keeping this in mind, questions related to current affairs and their answers are given everyday by TV9 Hindi. Let us know today’s current affairs.
Question 1: For how many days is famous gymnast Deepa Karmakar banned?
answer: Dipa Karmakar, the first Indian woman gymnast to win a medal in Commonwealth Games history, has been banned by the International Testing Agency for 21 months. ITA has found Deepa Karmakar guilty of consuming a banned substance. Deepa won a bronze medal at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. She is the first Indian gymnast to participate in the Olympics.
Dipa Karmakar had performed brilliantly in the 2016 Rio Olympics. Dipa Karmakar finished fourth in the Rio Olympics and this is the best performance by any Indian gymnast in the Olympics. Deepa Karmakar has been found guilty of taking Hygemin S-3 Beta-2. The International Doping Agency has placed Hygemin S-3 Beta-2 in the category of banned drugs.
Question 2: On what issue was the National Security Advisor level meeting held in Washington?
answer: For the first time, the National Security Advisor (NSA) level meeting of the Initiative for Critical and Emerging Technology (ICET) was held in Washington between India and the US. In the meeting held between Ajit Doval and Sullivan at the White House on January 31, it was decided that India and America would work on six such points which would benefit the whole world.
America’s National Security Advisor Sullivan said that ICET will accelerate America’s Defense Technology Partnership with India. It was decided to develop a new bilateral defense industrial cooperation roadmap. Another initiative of the meeting is on long-term cooperation focused on maritime security and intelligence surveillance reconnaissance.
Question 3: Which program has been started by the Government of Goa for school children?
answer: Goa government has launched ‘Vision for All School Eye Health Programme’. Vision 2000 for All School Eye Health will focus on training teachers on basic visual acuity tests for children in their respective schools. The government is running this campaign with the help of Prasad Netralaya. In this, free spectacles will be provided to 25 thousand children.
Earlier, the government had brought Vision for All Goa Eye Health Program in February 2021. In this, 16 thousand people were given free spectacles. Goa Chief Minister Dr. Pramod Sawant said that it is important to identify and address eye health issues in children at an early stage.
Question 4: When and on which route will the country’s first hydrogen train run in India?
answer: The country’s first hydrogen train will run on the Kalka-Shimla heritage circuit. Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnav informed the House about this during the General Budget 2023-24. He said that Indian Railways will run hydrogen trains on the heritage route by December 2023. He said that the hydrogen train will be ready by December 2023. It will be completely designed and manufactured in India.
First it will run on heritage circuit like Kalka-Shimla and later it will be expanded to other places. After the Kalka-Shimla rail route, these trains will run on Nilgiri Mountain Railway, Darjeeling Hills, Kangra Railway, Bilimora Waghai, Mhow-Patalpani, Marwar-Devgarh-Madriya and Matheran Hill etc.
Question 5: When did the Madrid International Book Fair of Spain start?
answer: India will be invited as the main country in the Madrid International Book Fair to be held in Spain in the year 2025. Ambassador Jose Maria Ridao, who was present at the Spain Pavilion at the 46th International Kolkata Book Fair, said that we want to establish a direct relationship with Indian authors, which has started with this book fair. Ridao said- We are inviting India as the theme country in Madrid International Book Fair in 2025.
This is usually only for publishers. But, we can expand this to include movies and music as well. Spain has donated books to five universities in Bengal, where Spanish language is taught. The Madrid International Book Fair was started in 1933.
Question 6: What are the lyrics of the state song announced by the Government of Maharashtra?
answer: The Shinde government of Maharashtra decided its own song for the state. The lyrics of this song are Jai Jai Maharashtra Majha. It will be formally adopted on February 19, the birth anniversary of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, the founder of the Maratha Empire. Its decision was taken in the cabinet meeting. This song will now be played on official occasions. Apart from daily prayer and national anthem, Jai Jai Maharashtra Majha song will be played in all schools. The song is penned by Raja Badhe and sung by Baladir Krishnarao Sable, popularly known as Shaheer Sable.
Question 7: When did K Vishwanath get the Dadasaheb Phalke Award?
answer: Renowned filmmaker Kasina Dhuni Vishwanath, who was awarded the Dadasaheb Phalke Award, passed away. He was 92 years old. K Vishwanath was unwell for some time. Popularly known as Kala Tapasvi, Vishwanath was born in February 1930 in Andhra Pradesh. K Vishwanath received the 48th Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 2016, which is the highest honor in Indian cinema.
Vishwanath, who started his journey as a sound artist, went on to direct award-winning films like Shankarabharanam, Sagar Sangamam, Swathi Mutyam, Saptapadi, Kamchor, Sanjog and Jaag Utha Insaan. He got the Padma Shri in the year 1992. Five National Awards, 20 Nandi Awards and 10 Filmfare Awards were also received.
Question 8: It has been decided to remove Adani Group from the stock market of which country?
answer: The Adani group has suffered a setback from the US stock market. It has been decided to remove the group’s flagship company Adani Enterprises from the S&P Dow Jones Sustainability Index. Adani Enterprises will not trade in this index from 7 February 2023. The American stock market has given information about this change in its index.
It was said in the statement that after the allegations of rigging and accounting fraud in the stock, it has been decided to remove it from the index. Earlier, the National Stock Exchange (NSE) had decided to put three companies of Adani Group in the Additional Surveillance Margin Framework. These include Adani Enterprises, Adani Port and Ambuja Cement.
Question 9: Which country signed the International Solar Alliance agreement in New Delhi?
answer: Ambassador of the Republic of Congo, Raymond Sergibale signed the International Solar Alliance agreement in New Delhi. The International Solar Alliance is a treaty-based intergovernmental organization whose primary mission is to promote solar development by reducing the cost of financing and technology. It is the nodal agency for implementing One Sun, One World, One Grid. Its objective is to transfer the solar power generated in a specific region to meet the electricity demand of another region.
Question 10: By what name will Islamnagar of Bhopal be known now?
answer: Islam Nagar village of Madhya Pradesh’s capital Bhopal will now be called Jagdishpur. The state government has issued a notification in this regard. Bhopal MP Pragya Singh Thakur wrote a letter to Union Home Minister Amit Shah. For three decades there was a demand to change the name of the village. Islam Nagar is situated at a distance of about 12 km from Bhopal and is famous for forts. According to many accounts, the name of Islam Nagar used to be Jagdishpur 308 years ago.
In the year 1715, there is evidence of changing the name of Jagdishpur to Islam Nagar. According to the website of Madhya Pradesh Raj Bhavan, Bhopal state was founded in 1724 by Dost Mohammad Khan, an Afghan soldier. He built a small fort and some palaces in Islamnagar.