Daily Current Affairs Quiz : September 14, 2022
1.Which Indian city is the host of ‘National Defence MSME Conclave and Exhibition’?
[A] Gandhi Nagar
Correct Answer: C [Kota]
The two-day National Defence MSME Conclave and Exhibition was recently inaugurated in Kota, Rajasthan. The Conclave is being organized for the first time in the state.
Several defence equipment including T-90 and BMP-2 tanks, artillery guns, sniper and machine guns and military bridges are displayed in the exhibition. Many start-ups and MSMEs are displaying their products.
2.Who is the winner of the US Open Tennis Tournament 2022?
[A] Casper Ruud
[B] Carlos Alcaraz
[C] Novak Djocovic
[D] Rafael Nadal
Correct Answer: B [Carlos Alcaraz]
Spanish teenage Tennis player Carlos Alcaraz beat Norway’s Casper Ruud in the US Open final to claim his maiden Grand Slam title.
After his first ever appearance at major final, the young player rose to the top of the world rankings. The 19-year old player has won six ATP Tour singles titles and two Masters 1000 titles.
3.Which Indian Armed Force conducted the ‘Parvat Prahar’ Exercise?
[A] Indian Air Force
[B] Indian Army
[C] Indian Navy
[D] Indo-Tibetan Border Police
Correct Answer: B [Indian Army]
The Indian Army is conducting a 20-day long exercise named Parvat Prahar. It is conducted amid the disengagement process between India and China in the Gogra-Hot Springs area on the Line of Actual Control (LAC).
Indian Army Chief General Manoj Pande reviewed exercise Parvat Prahar. The disengagement process follows the talks between the corps commanders of India and China.
4.Where was the International Dairy Federation World Dairy Summit (IDF WDS) 2022 held?
[B] Greater Noida
Correct Answer: B [Greater Noida]
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the International Dairy Federation World Dairy Summit (IDF WDS) 2022 in Greater Noida.
Indian dairy industry accounts for about 23% of global milk, producing around 210 million tonnes annually. Various schemes have led to an increase of milk production by more than 44% in the last eight years.
5.India recently pulled out of which pillar of the Indo-Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF)?
[A] Fair Economy Pillar
[B] Trade Pillar
[C] Clean Economy Pillar
[D] Supply Chains Pillar
Correct Answer: B [Trade Pillar]
India pulled out of the trade-related negotiations of the United States-led Indo-Pacific Economic Framework (IPEF).
Union Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal confirmed India’s decision of not joining the trade pillar of IPEF. The IPEF Ministerial Meet was recently hosted by the United States.