18th March 2021 Current Affairs || 18-03-2021 Daily Current Affairs
What is the percentage of unemployment rate recorded across the country during the lucknow period which was shaken by the Carona outbreak according to the Central Statistics Survey?
4. 35% In
which country will Prime Minister Modi participate in Independence Day celebrations?
Which state will launch a radio station specially for farmers under the name ‘Udyana Vani’?
1. Andhra Pradesh
3. Tamil Nadu
Who wrote the poem ‘Ahimsa Digvijayam’ by Sri Bahubali?
1. Balantrapu Rajinikanth Rao
2. Veerappa Moily
Annapareddy4. Vasala Narasaya
Veerappa Moily, a senior Congress leader and former Chief Minister of Karnataka, has been awarded the Sahitya Akademi Award.
The Sahitya Akademi Awards for the year 2020 were announced on March 12 during the annual ‘Festival of Letters’. The award will be presented to 20 people, including Moily. Veerappa Moilyhis long poem ‘Sri Bahubali’ in Kannada and ‘ Ahimsa won the award forDigvijayamArundhati Subramanian’, a collection of poems written in English by poet Arundhati Subramanian, ‘When God Is a Traveler’. Seven anthologies of poetry, four novels, five short stories, two plays, one long poem, and one memoir won the Literary Academy Award. The academy will soon announce the awards for literature in Malayalam, Nepali, Oriya and Rajasthani languages.
Rashtriya Loksamata Party merged with which party?
Answer: 1 The
Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP) merged with the ruling Janata Dal (United) (JD (U)) party in Bihar on March 14.
Chief Minister Nitish Kumar cordially invited RLSP chief and former Union Minister Upendra Kushwaha to join his party. Nitish and Kushwaha, who were close, split up nine years ago due to differences of opinion. Now joined the same Gooty again. Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has announced the appointment of Kushwaha as the chairman of the JD (U) National Parliamentary Board.
IPL – Tom Damien Wright has been appointed as the new bowling coach for the Punjab Kings. Wright is a former player from any country
3. West Indies
4. New Zealand
Identify the name of the Telugu girl who won the Haryana Open Women’s Tennis Tournament.
Identify municipal corporations within the state of Andhra Pradesh.
The Indian Railways has announced how many crore tonnes of freight will be shipped in the year 2020-21.
1. 75.24 crore tonnes
2. 106.24 crore tonnes
3. 152.14 crore tonnes
4. 114.56 crore tonnes
The Indian Ministry of Water Energy has revealed what percentage of the Jala Jeevan Mission cost is being used to test water quality.
Who is the new CEO of Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER)?
1. Pullesh Jaishwal
2. Pradeep Radia
3. Mohit Suri
4. Deepak Mishra
In a recent case filed against any state election commissioner, the Supreme Court has ruled that the removal of the election commissioner under Article 243K (2) should follow a procedure similar to that of a high court judge.
2. West Bengal
The government recently announced that it would ban Muslim women from wearing the burqa.
1. Sri Lanka
The Center has disclosed how many crores of foreign portfolio funds India received in February.
1. 25,787 crore ||
2. 30,884 crore ||
3. 50,616 crore || Rs.
4. 60,519 crore || Rs.
Statistics from the Asian-American Community show that between March and December last year, more than a thousand Asian Americans were attacked.
1. 4500 over
2. 3500 over
3. 3000 over
4. 4000 over
Boston Consulting Group – Fuckee estimates that the value of Indian financial technology (Finatech) companies will reach billions of dollars by 2025?
1. 130 Bill || $
2. 160 Bill || $
3. 170 Bill || $
4. 200 Bill || $
Andhra Pradesh State YSR Health Asara has the highest number of patients being treated in any district as per latest statistics.
2. East Godavari
The Singareni Coal Company has set a target of opening as many coal mines in Telangana as possible in the next five years.