Daily Current Affairs Quiz 14 March 2023 : Important questions related to current affairs and their answers made available by this article for the students preparing for competitive exams. Through these questions, candidates can prepare well for the competitive exam and make it easier to get a government job.
Daily Current Affairs Quiz of 14 March 2023
Question 1. Which novel was awarded with Vyas Samman 2022?
Answer – Pagalkhana
Renowned Hindi writer Dr. Gyan Chaturvedi’s 2018 satirical novel ‘Pagalkhana’ has been select for the 32nd Vyas Samman. Pagalkhana novel selected by the selection committee headed by eminent writer Professor Ramji Tiwari. Vyas Samman instituted by the KK Birla Foundation in the year 1991. For this award, a brilliant novel of Hindi literature written by an Indian citizen selectd and a prize of Rs 4 lakh given.
Question 2. Who was given the 2023 Oscar Award for Best Documentary?
Answer – To The Elephant Whispers
Netflix’s documentary ‘The Elephant Whisperers’ awarded the Best Documentary Short Film at the Oscars 2023. This year the 95th Oscar Academy Awards were organize. This is India’s first Oscar Award for Best Film. The Elephant Whispers directed by Karthik Gonsalves.
Question 3. To which country is the recently discussed Merapi volcano related?
Answer – Indonesia
Merapi volcano is one of the most famous active volcanoes in the world. The recent eruption of the Merapi volcano has covered the surrounding villages with ash. The ash cloud from the Merapi volcanic eruption reached 9,600 feet (3,000 m) above the summit.
Question 4. Who is the first woman loco pilot of Asia, who now operates Vande Bharat.
Answer – Surekha Yadav
India’s Surekha Yadav is the first woman loco pilot in Asia. Surekha Yadav is driving the Vande Bharat Express from Solapur to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminal (CSMT) in Maharashtra. Surekha is from Satara, Maharashtra, she became the country’s first woman train driver in 1988.
Question 5. Who won the 2023 Oscar Award for Best Original Song?
Answer – Natu Natu (RRR)
‘Naatu Naatu’ from the film RRR has won the Best Original Song award at the 95th Academy Awards. The award list included songs such as ‘Applause’, ‘Hold My Hand’ by Top Gun: Maverick, ‘Lift Me Up’ by Black Panther: Wakanda Forever and ‘This Is Life’. This Oscar winning song ‘Naatu Naatu’ composed by lyricist Chandrabose and music composer Keeravani.
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