Weekly Current Affairs January 2021 Second Week (8-15 January) Important Questions

Weekly Current Affairs January 2021 Second Week Important Questions:

  1. Who is the author of the book titled ‘Right Under Your Nose’?

A. Amitabh Kant
B. Rajiv Kumar
C. R. Giridharan
D. Shaktikanta Das

Answer: Option C

  1. What was the theme of the 16th Pravasi Bhartiya Divas observed on 9th January?

A. Celebrating Atma – Nirbhar Bharat
B. Contributing to Atma – Nirbhar Bharat
C. Catering to Atma – Nirbhar Bharat
D. Committing to Atma – Nirbhar Bharat

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The theme of Pravasi Bhartiya Divas 2021 was Contributing to Atma – Nirbhar Bharat.

  1. What is the length of India’s first double-stack long-haul container train?

A. 0.5 km
B. 1.5 km
C. 2.5 km
D. 1.0 km

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Prime Minister Narendra Modi has flagged off the world’s first double-stack long haul 1.5 km long container train to run on electric traction.

  1. What is the strike range of the Fatah – 1 weapon system which was test fired by Pakistan?

A. 140 km
B. 120 km
C. 160 km
D. 180 km
Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Pakistan Army has successfully conducted the test flight of an indigenously developed Guided Multi Launch Rocket System, Fatah – 1. It can hit targets up to a range of 140 km.

  1. Which World leader’s Twitter account has been permanently suspended?

A. Donald Trump
B. Emmanuel Macron
C. Justin Trudeau
D. Boris Johnson

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Twitter permanently suspended US President Donald Trump’s account.

  1. Which country will be the Focus Country in the 51st International Film Festival of India?

A. India
B. China
C. Sri Lanka
D. Bangladesh

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Bangladesh will be the Country in Focus ‘ at the 51st International Film Festival of India (IFFI) to be held in Goa.

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