Welcome to your Current Affairs Quiz

1. 
Which rebel group on Tuesday for the first time claimed missile and drone attacks targeting Israel?

2. 
The Akhaura-Agartala rail link was to be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and which country leader?

3. 
Consider the following statements: 1. India was the first country to recognize Bangladesh as a separate and independent state and established diplomatic relations with the country immediately after its independence in December 1971. 2. The Akhaura-Agartala rail connection is set to re-establish rail connectivity between Bangladesh and northeastern India through west bengal. 3. The Khulna-Mongla railway project is part of the first Line of Credit extended by India to Bangladesh in 2010. How many of the above statements are correct?

4. 
Consider the following statements with respect to Purchasing Managers Index: 1. The Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) is an index of the prevailing direction of economic trends in the manufacturing and service sectors. 2. The PMI is a number from 0 to 100. A score above 50 means expansion, while a score below that denotes contraction. 3. A score of 50 indicates no change. 4. If the PMI of the previous month is higher than the PMI of the current month, it represents that the economy is contracting. How many of the above statements are correct?

5. 
Consider the following statements: 1. The number of road accidents in 2022 increased by 11.9% and deaths rose by 9.4%. 2. Uttar Pradesh registered the highest share of deaths at 13.4%, followed by Tamil Nadu and maharashtra. 3. Speeding was the most common; it accounted for 72.3% of accidents and 71.2% of deaths. How many of the above statements are correct?

6. 
Consider the following statements with respect to British Academy Book Prize: 1.The British Academy Book Prize, formerly known as the Nayef Al-Rodhan Prize, was established in 2013 to reward and celebrate the best research-based works of non-fiction that have made an outstanding contribution to the public understanding of world cultures. 2. The prize recognizes work in any language. However, the nominated work must be available in English and published in the UK. 3. Indian-born author Nandini Das has been named the winner of the 2023 British Academy Book Prize for Global Cultural Understanding, for her book ‘Courting India: England, Mughal India and the Origins of Empire'. How many of the above statements are correct?

7. 
Consider the following statements with respect to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR): 1. CSR is a management concept whereby companies integrate social and environmental concerns in their business operations and interactions with their stakeholders. 2. It is governed by Section 135 of the Companies Act, 2013 and Companies (CSR Policy) Rules, 2014 in India. 3. India was the first country to have statutorily mandated CSR for specified companies. 4. Companies are required to spend, annually, at least 5% of average net profits made in the previous 2 financial years. How many of the above statements are correct?

8. 
Which of the following Indian States share the border with Myanmar? 1. Arunachal Pradesh 2. Nagaland 3. Mizoram 4. Meghalaya How many of the above statements are correct?