Daily Current Affairs Quiz 26 October 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 26 October 2023
Question 1. Which author has been appointed by edtech startup Henry Harwin as its brand ambassador?
Answer – Chetan Bhagat
Renowned Indian author and youth mentor Chetan Bhagat has been appointed as its brand ambassador by edtech startup Henry Harwin Education (HHE). Henry Harwin was founded in July 2013, currently spread across more than 11 cities in India, USA and UAE. More than 400 employees are currently working in the edtech company.
Question 2. According to air quality measuring company IQAir, which Indian city is the second most polluted city in the world?
Answer – Mumbai
IQAir company has ranked Mumbai as the second most polluted major global city due to poor air quality. National capital Delhi is at sixth place in this list. Mumbai’s AQI is 160, with concentrations of fine particulate matter (PM2.5) 14.7 times higher than WHO guidelines. Presently India is struggling with the problem of air pollution. Apart from Mumbai and Delhi, Ahmedabad, Pimpri, Nagpur, Pune, Hubli are also in the grip of air pollution.
Question 3. With which country is India conducting Harimau Shakti 2023 exercise?
Answer – Malaysia
This bilateral training exercise is being conducted at Umroi Cantonment, India. This exercise is a symbol of the enduring friendship between the two countries, which advances military capabilities. The previous edition of Exercise Harimau Shakti was held in Pulai, Kluang, Malaysia in November 2022.
Question 4. Under which theme was United Nations Day celebrated this year?
Answer – Equality, freedom and justice for all
United Nations Day is celebrated every year on 24 October, which started in 1948. The United Nations Organization was established in 1945 to promote peace, development and protection of human rights for all. This year the 75th anniversary of the organization was celebrated. This organization plays a leading role in international peace.
Question 5. In which month 24 to 30 is celebrated as Disarmament Week?
Answer – October
24 to 30 October is celebrated every year as Disarmament Week, the aim of which is to establish peace in the world. This year, there will be a comprehensive discussion on protecting people from the dangers of guns. This week was first organized at the time of the Final Document of the 1978 Special Session of the United Nations General Assembly (Resolution S-10/2).