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Weekly Current Affairs Quizzes: 11/10/2021 to 16/10/2021

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Q1. Which of the following regarding Lok Adalat is correct?
1. Lok Adalat is a statutory body and its award is deemed to be a decree of a Civil Court.
2. Its awards are final and binding on parties, and cannot be challenged in any Court of law.
3. Lok Adalats have jurisdiction to decide the matter on merits.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

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Q2. Consider the following statements regarding the Global Multidimensional Poverty Index:
1. Multidimensional poverty index developed by the United Nations development programme and Oxford’s Poverty and Human Development Initiative.
2. It measures poverty by considering various deprivations in the dimensions of Health, Education and Standard of Living.
3. The index released in 2021 shows that 5 out of 6 multidimensionally poor people in India are from scheduled tribes or scheduled castes.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

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Q3. Consider the following statement regarding the Nobel Prize:
1. The winner of the Nobel literature prize 2021 is Abdul Razzaq Gurnah.
2. He became the first African writer to win the Nobel Prize for literature.
3. Rabindranath Tagore was the first-ever Indian to get the Nobel Prize in 1913.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q4. Consider the following statements regarding PM MITRA and choose the correct one:

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Q5. The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists was in the news regarding Pandora Papers. It is_

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Q6. Consider the following statements regarding PM Care Fund and NDRF:
1. PM Care Fund is part of the Prime Minister National Relief Fund (NDRF) which was established in 1948.
2. NDRF is a statutory fund provisioned by National Disaster Management Act whereas PM Care Fund was formed in 2020.
3. PM Care Fund and PMNRF get no budgetary support so there is no provision of CAG audit.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q7. Consider the following statement regarding Sarod, a musical instrument:
1. Amjad Ali Khan, a great artist of Pakistani music Gharana is related to Sarod.
2. Sarod is popular in India, Pakistan and in Bangladesh.
3. This is a pure Hindustani tradition of music.
4. It is similar to the rabab, an Afghan instrument.
Which of the above statements are correct?

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Q8. Consider the following statement regarding Raju Baraiya:
1. He is a great artist of Music.
2. He is a great artist of Fine Arts.
3. In his artwork entitled social distancing he expressed the picture of migrant workers.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?

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Q9. Consider the following statement regarding Documentary Sabaya:
1. Sabaya is an Indian documentary film directed by S. S. Rajamouli.
2. It shows the pathetic conditions of Afghan people who are forced to migrate to other countries.
3. The documentary Sabaya was presented at the Human Rights Film Festival Berlin in Sept 2020.
4. It is the most appreciable documentary and has won the 2021 World Documentary Directing Award at Sundance as well as other prizes.
Which of the above statements are correct?

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Q10. Gond artists Durgabai and Subhash Vyam are related with which classical art?

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Q11. Consider the following statement regarding Abdulrazak Gurnah:
1. He has is a Nobel prize winner of literature 2021.
2. The theme of his literature is romantic love stories.
3. He is a British National.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?

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Q12. Consider the following statements regarding the Nobel Prize of Literature:
1. The Nobel Prize in Literature has been awarded more than 100 times to Nobel Prize laureates between 1901 and 2021.
2. The Nobel Prize in Literature 2021 was announced by Mats Malm, the Permanent Secretary of the Swedish Academy.
3. The Nobel Committee for Literature is the working body that evaluates the nominations and presents its recommendations to the Swedish Academy, and comprises ten members.
4. The Nobel Prize amount for 2021 is set at Swedish kronor (SEK) 100.0 million per full Nobel Prize.
Which of the above statements are correct?