Correct Answer : Option (A) - Indonesia
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Ethiopia
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Russia
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Haryana
Note : Manohar Lal Khattar, Chief Minister (CM) of Haryana, has launched the ‘Uttam Beej portal’ which will benefit the farmers of Haryana by providing quality seeds with transparency.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Arun Chawla
Note : Industry chamber Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) said Arun Chawla has been appointed as its new director-general.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Telangana
Note : In a significant development, Telangana has been invited to participate in International Seed Conference to be conducted by Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO).
Key Highlights : The FAO invited K Keshavulu the Director of Telangana State Seed and Organic Certification Authority (TSSOCA) to address the global seeds conference scheduled to be held in Rome on November 4 and 5.
Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO): It is a specialized agency of the United Nations, headquartered is in Rome, Italy. It was founded in October 1945.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
Note : Recently, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) warned that the average global temperatures would breach the 2 degrees Celsius mark by 2100 compared to pre-industrial times.
Key Highlights : An international team studied a global temperature rise that occurred 56 million years ago, to understand how quickly the climate can recover from this warming. It took around 20,000 to 50,000 years for the climate to stabilise after the rise of 5 to 8 degrees Celsius. Recently, the results were published in the journal Science Advances.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Madhya Pradesh
Note : Madhya Pradesh government is planning to introduce new 'Prevention of Loss of Public and Private Property and Recovery of Damages Act'. This was announced by Madhya Pradesh Home Minister Narottam Mishra on November 3, 2021.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - IREDA
Note : The Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Ltd. (IREDA) has launched a ‘Whistle-blower Portal’ as a part of celebration of ‘Vigilance Awareness Week 2021’.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Pratibha Singh
Note : Indian National Congress' candidate Pratibha Singh won Mandi Lok Sabha by election by a margin of 7490 votes against BJP's Khushal Singh Thakur, who is a Kargil War hero.