Daily Current Affairs 13 July 2022 – Best Current Affairs questions and MCQs with explanations for all competitive and government exams like UPSC CSE, CDS, NDA, SSC CGL, CHSL, BANKING, RAILWAYS, RRB, RBI, CISF, CAPF, UGC NET, and other central and state government exams.
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Daily Current Affairs 13 July 2022 – Best Questions and MCQs
which of these former New Zealand cricketers died at 85 years old?
a) Barry Sinclair
b) Richard Hadlee
c) Ross Tylor
d) Jhon Wright
Which country’s president signs his resignation?
Answer: c)Sri Lanka
The speaker of Parliament will officially announce the resignation of Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa after he has signed his letter of resignation.
Prime Minister Wickremesinghe to serve as the interim president.
Capital of Sri Lanka- Colombo, Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte.
Which country has the ‘Order of the Rising Sun’ award conferred to Narayanan Kumar?
a) United State
d) Sri Lanka
Answer: c) Japan
The government of Japan has conferred the ‘Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Siver Star’ award on Narayanan Kumar.
He was awarded for strengthening economic relations between Japan and India.
Narayanan Kumar is Vice Chairman of Sanmar Group.
Capital of Japan- Tokyo
Prime Minister- Fumio Kishida
Which ministry unveils the New Logo of Prasar Bharati on its Silver Jubilee?
a) I & B Ministry
b) Defence Ministry
c) Finance Ministry
d) External Affairs ministry
Answer: a) I & B Ministry
The new logo was released by the secretary of Information and Broadcasting (I&B), Apurva Chandra.
CEO of Prasar Bharti- Mayank Kumar Agarwal.
Prasar Bharti was Founded- on 23 November 1997.
Headquarters- New Delhi
Who has been selected by The public enterprise’s selection board for the post of Chairman & Managing Director, RailTel Corporation of India Ltd?
a) R K Gupta
b) Praveen Chandra
c) Sanjai Kumar
d) Mayank Agarwal
Answer: c) Sanjai Kumar
The public enterprise selection board(PESB) has selected Sanjai Kumar.
Currently, he is serving as Director (Network Planning & Marketing) and (Project, Operations & Maintenance- Additional Charge) in Railtel.
India’s first elevated urban expressway will be operational in 2023.
a) Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway
b) Ganga expressway
c) Dwarka expressway
d) Purvanchal expressway
Answer: c) Dwarka expressway
Dwarka Expressway will reduce pressure on the Delhi-Gurgaon Expressway and arterial roads that experience severe traffic congestion, primarily from the commuters of West Delhi.
Road and Transport minister- Nitin Gakari.
Which country’s Jonny Bairstow won the ICC Men’s Player of the Month title
c) South Africa
d) New Zealand
Answer: a) England
International Cricket Council(ICC) has announced the ICC player of the Month awards for June 2022.
Women’s Player of the month South Africa’s batter Marianne Kapp.
ICC Founded: 15 June 1909.
ICC Chairman: Greg Barclay.
ICC Headquarters: Dubai, UAE.
Who revealed the first image from Webb Space Telescope’s earliest galaxies formed after Big Bang?
a) Boris Johnson
b) Xi Jinping
c) Joe Biden
d) Kamla Harris
Answer: c) Joe Biden
US President Joe Biden has released one of the James Webb Space Telescope’s first images at the White House in Washington.
This first image from NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope is the deepest and sharpest infrared image of the distant universe to date.
In which city did PM Modi inaugurate the airport and many other development projects?
Answer: b) Deoghar
PM Modi officially inaugurated and set the cornerstone for a number of construction projects totaling more than 16,800 crores rupees in Deoghar.
The inauguration of flights to Ranchi, Delhi, and Patna as well as the trip from Deoghar to Kolkata.
Which British composer, who wrote the theme tunes for James Bond films, has passed away
a) Rechal Portman
b) John Berry
c) Monty Norman
d) A R Rehman
Answer: c) Monty Norman
Monty Norman was a British composer who wrote the theme tune for the James Bond films.
He was hired by producer Albert “Cubby” Broccoli to compose a theme for the first James Bond film, “Dr. No” released in 1962.