Correct Answer : Option (D) - Facebook
Note : Facebook Inc. announced on November 2, 2021, that will be shutting down its Facial Recognition System which automatically identifies the users in the videos and the photos. The system has led to growing societal concerns about the use of such technology.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Flipkart
Note : The e-commerce marketplace Flipkart has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD) to support the ambitious Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana – National Rural Livelihood Mission (DAY-NRLM) program.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - 1 trillion dollars
Note : Union Environment Minister Bhupender Yadav called upon Like-Minded Developing Countries (LMDC) on November 2, 2021 to work closely to protect the interests of developing countries. He urged that climate finance cannot continue at the levels that were decided in 2009 and should be hiked to at least 1 trillion dollars to meet the climate action goals.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - China
Note : The Chinese Ministry of Commerce on November 1, 2021 "families to store a certain amount of daily necessities as needed to meet daily life and emergencies".This comes amid as the Chinese government has adopted increasingly tight measures to contain its latest Covid outbreak.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Azim Premji
Note : Azim Premji, the founder-chairman of Wipro Ltd has topped the EdelGive Hurun India Philanthropy List 2021.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - New Zealand
Note : New Zealand's only native land mammal — a "bat" has won the country's annual Bird of the Year competition. The competition's organisers, Forest & Bird, put the bat among the pigeons this year as a surprise entry. The pekapeka-tou-roa, or long-tailed bat, is one of the country's two bat species and one of the world's rarest mammals, reported The Guardian. The voting ended on Halloween night, October 31.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Yezdi Nagporewalla
Correct Answer : Option (D) - November 2nd
Correct Answer : Option (B) - November 2nd
Note : The National Ayurveda Day 2021 was celebrated on November 2, 2021 to promote the Ayurvedic principles of wellness and healing. The day is celebrated every year on the occasion of Dhanwantri Jayanti or Dhanteras. Dhanwantri Jayanti is observed on the birth anniversary of Lord Dhanwantri, who is believed to be the God of Ayurveda who bestowed the knowledge of Ayurveda to mankind.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - 1.5 degrees Celsius