14 दिसंबर 2019 Gk | 14 December 2019 gk question

14 दिसंबर 2019 Gk | 14 December 2019 gk question

14 December 2019 gk question

(1) Which of the following islands has become the newest nation in the world?
A – Boganville
B – Vanua Levusahi
C – Raiatae
D – Autobiography
Answer: Boganville
(Interpretation) – The South Pacific region of Boganville has voted heavily in support of independence in historic voting, which will trigger secession talks with Papua New Guinea. Of the 181,067 ballots cast during the two-week ballot, nearly 98 percent were in favor of the archipelago, with it going to become the world’s newest country.

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(2) Who has been honored with the ‘Diwali – Power of One’ award 2019?
A – Danny Danon
B – Shashi Tharoor
C – Amit Shah
D – Nicolas Emiliou
Answer – Nicholas Emiliou
(Explanation) – Four eminent diplomats appointed to the United Nations have been awarded the ‘Diwali-Power of One’ award for their work towards creating a safe and peaceful world, and especially their work in America. These diplomats include former Kazakh Foreign Minister and Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Karat Abdrakhmanov, former Cyprus Permanent Representative Nicholas Emelyu, Slovakia’s Permanent Representative Frantisek Ruzica and Ukraine’s Permanent Representative V Yelcheko who were awarded the ‘Power of One’ 2019 Award has been done.

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(3) Recently, the cabinet has approved the agreement on social security between India and which country?
A – China
B – France
C – Brazil
D – Pakistan
Answer: Brazil

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(4) Recently, the Cabinet has approved an MoU between the Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (CDSCO) and which of the following in the field of regulation of medical products?
A – Food and Agriculture Organization
B – World Bank
C – Saudi Food and Drug Authority
D – Food Corporation of India
Answer: Saudi Food and Drug Authority
(Explanation) – Recently, the Union Cabinet has approved a retrospective MoU between the Central Drugs Standard Control Organization (CDSCO) and the Saudi Food and Drug Authority in the field of medical product regulation. This MoU will help in understanding the regulatory aspects between the two countries and to increase India’s medical products exports to Saudi Arabia. Will help in better coordination at international level.

14 December 2019 gk question

(5) Where is the International Symposium on Climate Smart Farming Systems of BIMSTEC countries held?
A – Kolkata
B – Delhi
C – Lucknow
D – Bhopal
Answer: Delhi
(Explanation) – An international seminar on climate smart farming systems is being organized in New Delhi by the Department of Agricultural Research and Education, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare and Indian Council of Agricultural Research. The main objective of this international symposium is to promote experience sharing to enable improvement of tropical smallholder agricultural systems for greater productivity and resilience with climate change through ecological approaches.

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(6) Which state government took a historic decision to solve heinous crimes against women in 21 days?
A – Delhi
B – Jammu Kashmir
C – Assam
D – Andhra Pradesh
Answer: Andhra Pradesh
(Explanation) – The Andhra Pradesh cabinet approved a bill stating that sexual violence cases against women are settled within 21 days and for the heinous crime of rape and gang rape and punishment for the culprits-a- Makes death mandatory. This law will be an amendment to the Andhra Pradesh Crime Act, named the ‘Andhra Pradesh Disha Law’, as a tribute to the Hyderabad vet who was allegedly raped and murdered.

(7) Who has been declared the ‘Person of the Year 2019’ of Time magazine?
A – Abi Ahmed
B – Ravish Kumar
C – Lal Krishna Advani
D – Greta Thunberg
Answer – Greta Thunberg
(Explanation) – Swedish student Greta Thunberg, who raised voice on climate change, was declared ‘Person of the Year 2019’ of Time magazine. Greta Thunberg, 16, is the youngest person selected by the magazine in the tradition started in 1927.

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(8) Who among the following released Bharat Kaushal Report 2019?
A – People Strong
B – Confederation of Indian Industry
C – Wheebox
D. ALL OF THE ABOVE
Answer – All of the above
(Explanation) – Bharat Kaushal Report 2019 has been released by Wheebox, People Strong and Confederation of Indian Industry. According to the report, there is an overall positive trend in talent supply, as more than 46 percent of students have been found to be employed or ready to work in 2019, compared to only 33 percent in 2014, surveyed. The most employable candidates are MBA pass outs, of which 54 percent were found employable, compared to 40 percent two years ago, on the other hand there has been an increase in the employment of pass out students in the fields of BPharma, Polytechnic, BCom and BA graduates.

(9) Iron Union – 12 is a military exercise between the United States and which country?
A – Pakistan
B – India
C – United Arab Emirates
D – Afghanistan
Answer: United Arab Emirates
(Explanation) – ‘Iron Union 12’, a joint military exercise between the United Arab Emirates and the United States Army, has commenced in the presence of Major General Saleh Mohammad Saleh Al Amiri and US Army Central Commander Lt Gen Terry Farrell. Recently, the United Arab Emirates celebrated its National Day of 1 December.

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(10) Lt. Governor Girish Chandra Murmu inaugurated 72-meter long Draj Bridge, where is this bridge located?
A – Shimla
B – Raipur
C – Jammu and Kashmir
D – Kanyakumari
Answer: Jammu and Kashmir
(Explanation) – Shri Girish Chandra Murmu, Lieutenant Governor of Jammu and Kashmir inaugurated the 72 meter long moment at Rajouri. The bridge over the Draj Nala connects the Draj region under the Rajouri district with the Tehsil Kotranka region.