Today’s Current Affairs MCQs/ GK Quiz 3rd January 2024

1. When is the upcoming Executive Board session scheduled for the release of the $700 million tranche to Pakistan by the IMF?

  1. January 11
  2. February 1
  3. March 15
  4. April 5

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Correct Answer: January 11

The pivotal $700 million bailout tranche is set to be released during the upcoming IMF Executive Board session on January 11.

2. What is the primary focus of the new terminal at Tiruchirappalli International Airport inaugurated by PM Modi?

  1. Railways
  2. Air Connectivity
  3. Shipping
  4. Oil and Gas

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Correct Answer: Air Connectivity

The new terminal at Tiruchirappalli International Airport, part of the projects inaugurated by PM Modi, primarily focuses on improving air connectivity in the region.

3. Which sector experienced a decline in investments, according to the Bank of Baroda report?

  1. Healthcare
  2. Aviation
  3. Technology
  4. Agriculture

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Correct Answer: Aviation

The Bank of Baroda report indicates a decline in investments, particularly in sectors such as aviation, chemicals, machinery, and power.

4. What type of license did Tata Pay obtain from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)?

  1. Banking License
  2. Payment Aggregator (PA) License
  3. Digital Identification License
  4. Insurance License

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Correct Answer: Payment Aggregator (PA) License

Tata Pay secured a Payment Aggregator (PA) license from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).

5. According to the Financial Stability Report (FSR), what contributes to the limited risk of defaults in household finances?

  1. Decreased borrowings
  2. Exposure to higher mortgage payments
  3. Reduced interest rates
  4. Increased financial assets

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Correct Answer: Exposure to higher mortgage payments’

The FSR notes that exposure to higher mortgage payments contributes to the limited risk of defaults in household finances.

6. What achievement makes Ola Electric stand out in the Indian electric vehicle sector?

  1. Government funding
  2. Eligibility for PLI scheme
  3. Four Introduction of new models
  4. Partnership with international companies

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Correct Answer: Eligibility for PLI scheme

Ola Electric stands out as the first Indian e-scooter company eligible for the government’s Production-Linked Incentive (PLI) scheme.

7. What is the primary purpose of the ‘National Single Window System (NSWS)’ introduced by India?

  1. Enhancing healthcare services
  2. Streamlining medical device imports
  3. Improving aviation logistics
  4. Facilitating agricultural exports

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Correct Answer: Streamlining medical device imports

The ‘National Single Window System (NSWS)’ aims to streamline the import of medical devices, providing a centralized platform for approvals.

8. When is International Mind-Body Wellness Day observed annually?

  1. January 1
  2. January 3
  3. February 14
  4. March 21

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Correct Answer: January 3

International Mind-Body Wellness Day is observed annually on January 3.

9. What is the name of the state health insurance scheme in Rajasthan?

  1. Ayushman Bharat
  2. Chiranjeevi
  3. National Single Window System (NSWS)
  4. PM Vishwakarma Yojana (PMVY)

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Correct Answer: Chiranjeevi

The state health insurance scheme in Rajasthan is called Chiranjeevi.

10. What percentage of on-time departures secured Hyderabad and Bengaluru airports in the recent review?

  1. Over 80%
  2. Over 90%
  3. First win since 1976
  4. Over 60%

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Correct Answer: Over 80%

Hyderabad and Bengaluru airports secured over 84 percent on-time departures in the recent review.

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