10 June 2021 Current Affairs in English
Question-1: Who is the author of the book “Skill It, Kill It”?
Answer: Ronnie Screwvala
Ronnie Screwvala is the author of “Skill It, Kill” Book. The aim of this book is to pull back the curtain on the professional world to give an insider’s view of the ‘invisible’ skills sought and rewarded by global businesses.
Question-2: Who has been reappointed by RBI as the part-time chairman of ICICI Bank?
Answer: G.C Chaturvedi
The Reserve Bank of India has approved the re-appointment of Girish Chandra Chaturvedi as the part–time Chairman of ICICI Bank for a period of three years.
Question-3: Who was appointed as the new Election Commissioner of India?
Answer: Anoop Chandra Pandey
Anoop Chandra Pandey, a retired IAS officer of Uttar Pradesh cadre, has been the Chief Secretary of Uttar Pradesh and a member of the National Green Tribunal (NGT). Now appointed as the new Election Commissioner of India.
Question-4: Which Indian cricketer has recently launched a cricket coaching portal named ‘CRICURU’?
Answer: Virender Sehwag
Indian star cricketer Virender Sehwag has launched a cricket coaching portal named ‘CRICURU’. Its India’s first AI-enabled coaching website that provides a personalized learning experience to young players. Its website is- www.cricuru.com.
Question-5: Which city has topped the list of most livable cities in the world according to The Economist Intelligence Unit’s Annual Report 2021?
Auckland has topped the list of most livable cities in the world according to The Economist Intelligence Unit’s Annual Report 2021
Question-6: Which was declared as the 7th National Park of the state by the Government of Assam?
Answer: Dehing Patkai
The Assam government in its cabinet meeting declared Dehing Patkai Wildlife Sanctuary as the 7th National Park of the state.
Question-7: Where was the country’s first CNG mobile refueling unit started?
Answer: Raigarh, Maharashtra
Raigarh, Maharashtra becomes the first CNG mobile refueling unit started.
Question-8: Which is the first country to legalize bitcoin?
Answer: El Salvador
El Salvador has become the first country in the world to legalize the cryptocurrency bitcoin. Till now no country has declared it as its legal currency.
Question-9: Who became the first female head of the England Football Federation in 158 years?
Answer: Davy Hewitt
Debbie Hewitt as first female leader in 158-year history. LONDON, The English Football Association nominated.
Question-10: How many members does the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) have?
The United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) is one of the main organs of the United Nations and has 54 members. These members are elected every year for a term of 3 years. India has recently been elected to the ECOSOC for the period from 2022 to 2024 through a secret ballot.