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November 26, 2023 Current Affairs

1. What is the name of the MR vaccine released by Indian immunologists to protect children against measles and rubella?

A.   RubixM

B.   MeasloGuard

C.   Immunella

D.   Mabella

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The MR vaccine 'Mabella' has emerged as a powerful tool in safeguarding children from the debilitating effects of measles and rubella. Through its timely administration and adherence to recommended dosage, we can ensure that our children grow up in a healthier and safer environment. Let us embrace this new vaccine and take a step forward in protecting the future generation.



 


2. On which date do Indians observe Constitution Day, also known as 'Samvidhan Divas'?

A.   October 31

B.   November 27

C.   November 26

D.   January 15

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Constitution Day, observed on November 26, is a momentous occasion for every Indian. It serves as a reminder of our shared values, principles, and the collective responsibility to uphold the ideals of justice, liberty, and equality. By honoring the Constitution and its architect, B.R. Ambedkar, we pay tribute to the visionary leaders who laid the foundation for our democratic nation.


 



3. Where is the International Sugar Organization (ISO) headquartered?

Toronto, Canada

New York, USA

Paris, France

London, UK

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The International Sugar Organization (ISO) has its headquarters situated in London, UK, specifically at Canada Square in Canary Wharf. This central location reflects the organization's pivotal role in facilitating international cooperation within the sugar industry. With India's upcoming chairmanship, the ISO's influence is set to grow even further, as this sugar powerhouse helps shape the future of global sugar trade.



 


4. Where is Jim Corbett National Park located?

A.   Ramnagar, Uttarakhand

B.   Dehradun, Himachal Pradesh

C.   Jaipur, Rajasthan

D.   Darjeeling, West Bengal

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Jim Corbett National Park is a true paradise for nature enthusiasts, offering a mesmerizing blend of breathtaking landscapes and remarkable wildlife encounters. Its location in Ramnagar, Uttarakhand, its rich biodiversity, and the legacy of Jim Corbett himself make it a must-visit destination for anyone seeking an unforgettable experience in the lap of nature.



 


5. Where was the first "Global Professional Accountants Convention" (GLOPAC) organized by the Institute of Chartered Accountants-ICAI held?

A.   Gandhinagar, Gujarat

B.   Mumbai, Maharashtra

C.   Jaipur, Rajasthan

D.   Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The first "Global Professional Accountants Convention" (GLOPAC) organized by the Institute of Chartered Accountants-ICAI was a resounding success. Held at the Mahatma Mandir Convention Centre in Gandhinagar, Gujarat, this convention served as a platform for professionals to connect, learn, and create value. The event's impact on the accounting industry is undeniable, and it has set the stage for future editions of GLOPAC to continue shaping the global accounting landscape.



 


6. When is Guru Nanak Jayanti celebrated in 2023?

A.   October 27

B.   November 27

C.   November 26

D.   October 26

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Guru Nanak Jayanti, celebrated on November 27th, 2023, offers an opportunity for Sikhs worldwide to come together and honor the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev Ji. This auspicious occasion serves as a reminder of the profound teachings bestowed by Guru Nanak Dev Ji and encourages individuals to embrace the values of Sikhism, promoting love, equality, and service to humanity. Let us all join in this celebration and strive to embody the timeless wisdom of Guru Nanak Dev Ji in our lives.


 



7. Who among the following was not a member of the drafting committee of the Indian Constitution?

A.   Alladi Krishnaswami Ayyar

B.   N. Gopalaswami Ayyangar

C.   Jawaharlal Nehru

D.   K.M Munshi

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The drafting committee of the Indian Constitution comprised a diverse group of individuals who possessed remarkable intellect and unwavering dedication. Their collective efforts resulted in the creation of a Constitution that has stood the test of time. The contributions of Alladi Krishnaswami Ayyar, N. Gopalaswami Ayyangar, K.M Munshi, Mohammad Saadulla, B.L. Mitter, and D.P. Khaitan are immortalized in the pages of this historic document, shaping India's destiny for generations to come.



 


8. Which city in India is often referred to as the "City of Rallies" due to its unique status as the epicentre of political protests and public demonstrations?

A.   Delhi

B.   Mumbai

C.   Kolkata

D.   Chennai

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Delhi, the "City of Rallies," stands as a testament to the spirit of democracy and the power of collective action. With its historical significance, geographical advantage, and vibrant culture, the city has become a symbol of political activism and the quest for social change. Whether it's the roar of slogans, the sea of placards, or the unity of purpose, Delhi continues to be the epicenter of rallies that shape the nation's narrative.


 



9. Who laid the foundation stone for the National Skill Training Institute Plus (NSTI Plus) in Jatni, Odisha?

A.   Narendra Modi

B.   Naveen Patnaik

C.   Dharmendra Pradhan

D.   Prakash Javadekar

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The foundation stone laying ceremony of NSTI Plus in Jatni, Odisha, marks a significant milestone in the realm of skill development. With its comprehensive training programs, state-of-the-art infrastructure, and a vision to empower both trainers and youth, NSTI Plus holds the promise of transforming lives and driving economic growth. It is indeed a stepping stone towards a brighter future for the youth of Odisha and the nation as a whole.



 


10. On which date is National Milk Day observed?

A.   October 15

B.   November 26

C.   November 27

D.   January 10

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

National Milk Day, observed on November 26th, serves as a fitting tribute to Dr. Verghese Kurien and his remarkable contributions to the dairy industry. It is a day to reflect on his visionary leadership, innovative approach, and unwavering commitment to improving the lives of millions. Let us remember Dr. Kurien's legacy and continue to work towards a prosperous and sustainable dairy sector.



 

 


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