22 August 2021 Current Affairs | Daily Current Affairs

1. Akshay Urja Diwas (Renewable Energy Day) is held every year on which date?

A.September 20

B.August 20

C.July 28

D.October 23

Answer: B.August 20

Explanation: Akshay Urja Diwas (Renewable Energy Day) is held every year on 20 August to raise awareness about the traits and adoption of renewable power in India.

2. India has signed a USD 500 million loans agreement with which bank to expand the metro rail network in Bengaluru?

A.RBI

B.ADB

C.NDB

D.AIIB

Answer: B.ADB

Explanation: India has signed a USD 500 million loans agreement with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to expand the metro rail network in Bengaluru.

3. Faridabad Smart City Limited has roped in which comic hero to help promote its initiatives on social media?

A.Chacha Chaudhary

B.Sabu

C.Doremon

D.Shaktimaan

Answer: A.Chacha Chaudhary

Explanation: Faridabad Smart City Limited has roped in an unlikely collaborator to help promote its initiatives on social media – comic hero Chacha Chaudhary. The social media campaign’s objective will be to promote the steps taken by the agency.

4. Which company has launched the voice of the 78-year-old Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan as a part of its efforts to amuse existing users and attract new consumers?

A.Myntra

B.Apple

C.Amazon

D.Nykaa

Answer: C.Amazon

Explanation: Amazon has launched the voice of the 78-year-old Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan as a part of its efforts to amuse existing users and attract new consumers to use its voice assistant over Google Assistant and Apple’s Siri.

5. Which bank has launched a new Cybersecurity Multi-Donor Trust Fund?

A.ADB

B.World Bank

C.AIIB

D.SBI

Answer: B.World Bank

Explanation: The World Bank launched a new Cybersecurity Multi-Donor Trust Fund under its broader Digital Development Partnership (DDP) umbrella programme



Leave a Comment