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A)
India, China and Russia
B)
India, Singapore and Thailand
C)
India, Japan and France
D)
India, Sri Lanka and Australia

Correct Answer : Option (B) - India, Singapore and Thailand

Note :

The 3rd edition of the Trilateral Maritime Exercise named SITMEX–21 is being held from 15th Nov 2021 to 16th Nov 2021 in the Andaman Sea. The Navies of the India, Singapore and Thailand will participate in the event. Indian Naval Ship (INS) Karmuk is participating in the 3rd edition from India. It is an indigenously built Missile Corvette.
 
The event is being hosted by Royal Thai Navy (RTN) in the Andaman Sea with an aim to enhance the cooperation between the participating navies towards augmenting the overall maritime security in the region.

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Published On : November 16, 2021
A)
Kane Williamson
B)
Babar Azam
C)
Rohit Sharma
D)
David Warner

Correct Answer : Option (D) - David Warner

Note : David Warner was named T20 World Cup 2021 Player of the tournament. Warner finished the tournament with 289 runs from seven innings despite a slow start. He played a match-winning knock of 53 runs off 38 balls in the T20 World Cup final against New Zealand. 

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Published On : November 16, 2021
A)
Maharaja Bir Bikram
B)
Devi Ahilya Bai Holkar
C)
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj
D)
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj

Note : The eminent historian, orator and noted author from Maharashtra, Balwant Moreshwar Purandare has passed away. He was 99. The celebrated author was popularly known as Babasaheb Purandare. He wrote extensively about Maratha warrior king Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj.

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Published On : November 16, 2021
A)
Xi Jinping
B)
Vladimir Putin
C)
Ursula von der Leyen
D)
Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyes

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyes

Note : World Health Organization (WHO) director-general Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyes has called the administration of COVID-19 booster doses a scandal that must stop now. He said every day there are 6 times more boosters administered globally than primary COVID19 vaccine doses in low-income countries.

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Published On : November 16, 2021
A)
FW de Klerk
B)
B.J. Voster
C)
M. Viljoen
D)
P.W. Botha

Correct Answer : Option (A) - FW de Klerk

Note : South Africa’s last apartheid president FW de Klerk passed away at the age of 85 on November 11, 2021 after suffering from mesothelioma cancer.

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Published On : November 16, 2021
A)
Arun Jaitley
B)
Manohar Parrikar
C)
Sushma Swaraj
D)
Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Manohar Parrikar

Note : The Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses in New Delhi has been renamed as Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (MP-IDSA). Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh unveiled a plaque on November 15, 2021 to rename the institute after former Defence Minister late Manohar Parrikar.

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Published On : November 16, 2021
A)
40th
B)
41st
C)
42nd
D)
43rd

Correct Answer : Option (B) - 41st

Note : India successfully launched the 41st Scientific Expedition to Antarctica on November 15, 2021. The first batch of its contingents comprising of 23 scientists and support staff has reached the Indian Antarctic station Maitri. Four more batches will be landing in Antarctica by mid-January 2022. The Indian Antarctic program began in 1981 and has completed 40 scientific expeditions.

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Published On : November 16, 2021
A)
Manipur
B)
Assam
C)
Meghalaya
D)
Uttar Pradesh

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Meghalaya

Note : Meghalaya state people are celebrating the 44th edition of ‘Wangala’, the festival of 100 Drums Festival. Wangala Festival is a post-harvest festival of the Garos tribe and is observed to honour ‘Saljong’, the Sun God of Garos, which also marks the end of the harvest season. During the Festival, people offer sacrifices to please their deity Saljong, the Sun God.

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Published On : November 15, 2021
A)
November 12th
B)
November 13th
C)
November 14th
D)
November 15th

Correct Answer : Option (D) - November 15th

Note : Birsa Munda, a tribal icon was born on November 15th, 1875. He had led an Indian tribal religious movement across the tribal belt of modern-day Bihar and Jharkhand.

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Published On : November 15, 2021
A)
VVS Laxman
B)
Anil Kumble
C)
MS Dhoni
D)
Virender Sehwag

Correct Answer : Option (A) - VVS Laxman

Note : Former India batsman VVS Laxman will take charge as the Head of the National Cricket Academy (NCA), Confirmed Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) President Sourav Ganguly on November 14, 2021. 

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Published On : November 15, 2021