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December 2022, One Liner Current Affairs

December 2022, One Liner Current Affairs

30.International Jaguar Day is observed annually on which day?29 November

1. Who has received ‘The Emissary of Peace’ Award in the US? Sri Ravi Shankar
2. BSF Raising Day Parade 2022 will be held in which state? Punjab
3. What is the Maternal Mortality Ratio (MTR) in India during 2018-20, as per the latest data? 97 per lakh live births
4. ‘Nai Chetna Campaign’ has been launched by which Union Ministry? Ministry of Rural Development
5. Digi Yatra Facility has been inaugurated for which mode of transport? Air
6. Who has been appointed as the new Executive Director of Punjab National Bank? M Paramasivam
7. Which Union Territory in India has the country’s biggest International Yoga Centre? Jammu and Kashmir
8. Indian naval fleets, Shivalik and Kamorta are going to visit which city? Ho Chi Minh
9. Which country used steam to propel the moon spacecraft successfully? Japan
10. Which among the duo won the mixed team pistol title at the National shooting championship? Manu Bhaker and Sarabjot
11. The Food Safety and Standard Authority of India (FSSAI) has approved which animal as a ‘food animal’ recently? Himalayan Yak
12. Union Minister Dr. Sanjeev Kumar Balyan has inaugurated the Animal Quarantine Certification Services (AQCS) at which city? Bengaluru
13. Who has been awarded the Para Sports Person of the Year 2022? Avani Lekhara
14. Red Planet Day is observed annually on which day? 28 November
15. Day of Remembrance for all Victims of Chemical Warfare is commemorated on ________ every year. November 30
16. SEBI has approved the appointment of the new MD & CEO of Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE)? Sundararaman Ramamurthy
17. Ministry of Power started a Scheme for Procurement of Aggregate Power of 4500 MW on competitive basis or five years on Finance, Own and Operate (FOO) basis under ______. SHAKTI Policy
18. ______ film, Nargis has won the ICFT-UNESCO Gandhi Medal at the 53rd edition of International Film Festival of India. Iranian
19. Which city is planning to issue the nation’s first local government (municipal) green bond targeting individual investors, with proceeds used to fund a solar power project? Indore
20. The US dictionary publisher Merriam-Webster announced that their 2022 word of the year is _______. Gaslighting
21. Which Indian city stood at 22nd rank in a global index that measures annual price appreciation of premium residential properties, according to Knight Frank? Mumbai
22. Who has been appointed by Uttarakhand Government as the state’s brand ambassador? Prasoon Joshi
23. Who has took the oath of office and secrecy as Member, UPSC? Preeti Sudan
24. Artemis 1 Orion capsule has set a new space flight record for spacecraft designed to carry humans by travelling 401,798 kilometers from Earth. Artemis I Mission has been launched by _____. NASA
25. Canada has won its first Davis Cup title by defeating which country? Australia
26. Which state’s CM has inaugurated the SIPCOT Industrial Park? Tamil Nadu
27. Who has inaugurated REC’s CSR initiative for procurement, operation, and maintenance of ten Mobile Health Clinics (MHC) at Bhojpur, Bihar? R.K. Singh
28. Singapore Airlines and Tata Sons have agreed to merge Air India and Vistara by which year? 2024
29. The world’s largest active volcano Hawaii’s Mauna Loa erupted for the first time in almost 40 years. Hawaii is the state of which country? USA
31. NDTV’s promoter firm RRPR Holding had transferred shares constituting 99.5 per cent of its equity capital to Adani group-owned Vishvapradhan Commercial (VCPL). The transfer of shares will give the Adani group control over a ____ stake in NDTV. 29.18%
32. In November 2022, SBI board has approved raising ______ through a public issue or private placement by issuing infrastructure bonds during the FY 2023. Rs 10,000 crore
33. Airline EasyJet and aircraft engine maker Rolls-Royce had successfully tested world’s first _____-powered aircraft engine. Hydrogen
34. Every year, on __________, the world commemorates World AIDS Day. 1 December
35. What is the theme of World AIDS Day 2022? Equalize
36. India celebrates the _______ BSF Raising Day (1st December) in 2022. This is for the first time that the Raising Day Parade of India’s first line of defence is being held in Punjab. 58th
37. Who will be the first woman to referee a FIFA men’s World Cup 2022 match? Stephanie Frappart
38. Who has bagged the top spot on the Forbes 2022 list of India’s 100 richest with a net worth of $150 billion? Gautam Adani
39. How many national monuments to be illuminated to mark India’s assumption of G -20 Presidency on 1 December 2022? 100
40. In a first, four US Army officers part of the 11th Airborne Division were promoted high up on ______. Nanda Devi
41. Which state has become the first state in the Northeast to pass the first-ever Mental Health and Social Care Policy? Meghalaya
42. Which edition of the Hornbill Festival 2022 begins at Naga Heritage Village Kisama, Nagaland? 23rd
43. International Lusophone Festival is being held from 3 to 6 December 2022 in which state? Goa
44. Who has been elected as the President of the Advertising Agencies Association of India (AAAI) for 2022-23? Prasanth Kumar
45. Mina Sue Choi was crowned Miss Earth 2022 during the pageant’s coronation night at Cove Manila, Okada Hotel, Paranaque City. She hails from which country? South Korea
46. The International Day for the Abolition of Slavery is celebrated, each year, on _________. December 2
47. ___________ is observed as International Computer Literacy Day. It was started in 2001 by NIIT, a world-famous Indian computer firm. December 2
48. A polling booth located in a remote forest area of Gir Somnath district in Gujarat recorded 100 per cent voting after its lone voter cast his vote in the first phase of the state Assembly elections. Name the only, who voter cast his vote. Mahant Haridasji Udasin
49. The 12th Edition of Exercise Agni Warrior, a bilateral exercise between the ______ & Indian Army. Singapore
50. National Anti-Doping Agency (NADA India) is hosts an Inclusion Conclave for the first time to sharpen the focus on anti-doping education and processes for athletes with disabilities. Name the Director General of NADA India? Ritu Sain
51. Indian Army’s Sudarshan Chakra Corps carried out Exercise Sudarshan Prahar in the deserts of _______. Rajasthan
52. Who has assumed the Presidency of the UN Security Council for the month of December. India
53. The Central government on December 1 launched its facial recognition system at Delhi, Bangalore and Varanasi airports. What is the name of the system? DigiYatra
54. TurtleFin, India’s top insurtech platform, has collaborated with _____, one of India’s major private sector banks, to develop EasyNsure, an online insurance services platform. YES Bank
55. National Pollution Control Day is observed every year on ___________ in India. 2 December
56. Who has been appointed as Secretary of the Department of School Education & Literacy? Sanjay Kumar
57. How many Indian-origin women have been selected as Australia’s Superstars of STEM 2022 recently? 3
58. The gross GST revenue collected in the month of November 2022 is ________. Rs. 1,45,867 crore
59. On ______ is celebrated as the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, worldwide. December 3rd
60. Which team beat Maharashtra by 5 wickets in the final to win the Vijay Hazare Trophy at the Narendra Modi Stadium in Ahmedabad, Gujarat? Saurashtra
61. Name the author of the book “The Chipko Movement: A People’s History”. Shekhar Pathak
62. Who has been elected as the new president of the Institute of Cost Accountants of India? Vijender Sharma
63. Who is the author of the book “Super-Infinite: The Transformations of John Donne”? Katherine Rundell
64. What is the theme of International Day of Persons with Disabilities 2022? Transformative solutions for inclusive development: the role of innovation in fuelling an accessible and equitable world
65. Government of India had appointed _______, Professor Emeritus at Chennai Mathematical Institute (CMI), as the part-time chairperson of the National Statistical Commission (NSC) of India. Rajeeva Laxman Karandikar
66. According to a new report by a US think-tank Early Warning Project, Which country has topped the list of countries at the highest risk of experiencing new mass killings? Pakistan
67. Which bank has received the Banker’s Bank of the Year Award 2022 for the India segment at the Global Banking Summit held in London, UK? Canara Bank
68. Who has been appointed by smartwatch leader Noise as its new brand ambassador? Virat Kohli
69. Who has been appointed as Chairperson of the National Commission for Backward Classes (NCBC)? Hansraj Gangaram Ahir
70. Which Indian startup has won the Earth shot Prize 2022? Kheyti
71. Who has won the Best Director Award at the New York Film Critics Circle? SS Rajamouli
72. Indian Navy Day is celebrated every year on which day? 4 December
73. Which mutual funds has been renamed as Bandhan Mutual Fund? IDFC Mutual Fund
74. International Day of Banks is observed every year on ___________. December 4
75. India’s first Dark Night Sky Reserve will be set up in which state/UT of India? Ladakh
76. International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development is observed on ________ ever year. December 5
77. What is the theme of International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development 2022? Solidarity through volunteering
78. India has jumped to the ____ position in the global aviation safety ranking by the International Civil Aviation Organization 48th
79. What is the theme of World Soil Day 2022? Soils: Where Food Begins
80. ________ is celebrated annually as World Soil Day to highlight the importance of healthy soil and promote sustainable management of soil resources. December 5
81. Who has become the sixth-highest run scorer for India in ODIs recently? Rohit Sharma
82. 65th Foundation Day of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) has been observed on which day? 5 December
83. Which fintech companies has inaugurated India’s first Innovation Lab dedicated to the debt collection segment of banking industries in India and the Middle East in December 2022? Spocto
84. Who is the fund manager of BHARAT Bond ETF – India’s first corporate bond ETF (exchange-traded fund)? Edelweiss Asset Management
85. The National Zoological Park, Delhi Zoo has celebrated International Cheetah Day and Wildlife Conservation Day in New Delhi on ______. 4th December
86. Which metro has successfully created a Guinness World Record by constructing the longest double-decker viaduct (metro)? Nagpur Metro
87. To mark the _____ anniversary of India’s victory in the Longewala battle during the 1971 war, Parakram Diwas celebrated at Jaisalmer Military Station and Longewala War Memorial in Rajasthan on December 5. 52nd
88. Which state has launched the One District One Sport (ODOS) programme for promoting local sporting talent? Uttar Pradesh
89. Which football player has sensationally joined Saudi Arabian club Al-Nassr on a two and a half year deal worth 200 million euros per season? Cristiano Ronaldo
90. India’s first Gold ATM and world’s first Real Time Gold ATM has launched in which city? Hyderabad
91. Which telecom major has announced that it has collaborated with Meta Platforms, Inc. (Meta) to support the growth of India’s digital ecosystem? Airtel
92. The seventh edition of the Global Technology Summit was held from 29th Nov till 1st of December at New Delhi, the theme for 2022 summit was Geopolitics of Technology
93. Which bank recently has crossed the Rs 5-lakh-crore mark in personal banking advances. State Bank of India
94. Name the author of the book Freedom at Midnight, who passed away recently. Dominique Lapierre
95. Adani Green Energy Ltd (AGEL), the renewables arm of Adani Group, has commissioned its third wind-solar hybrid power plant in _________. Rajasthan
96. On _________, International Civil Aviation Day is observed globally. December 7
97. India observed December 6 as ____ Mahaparinirvan Divas to mark the death anniversary of Dr Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar. 67th
98. Who will unveil the FIFA World Cup trophy in Qatar 2022? Deepika Padukone
99. What is the rank of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited in the top 100 defence companies list? 42nd
100. Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT Madras) Researchers have developed an ‘Ocean Wave Energy Converter’ that can generate electricity from sea waves. The product has been named? Sindhuja-I
101. RBI’s Monetary Policy Committee has raised the repo rate by 35 basis points (bps) to _______ per cent with immediate effect. 6.25
102. Which general insurance companies has entered into a bancassurance tie-up with AU Small Finance Bank to provide the bank’s diverse customers access to the insurer’s portfolio and enhance penetration across India? ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company
103. Which veteran diplomats is not includes in “Diwali Stamp-Power of One Awards” 2022 Yuriy Sergeyev
104. Which actress is include in the “BBC Releases 100 Most Influential Women’s List”? Priyanka Chopra Jonas
105. Every year on ______, India commemorates Armed Forces Flag Day in order to raise donations for the welfare of the Armed Forces Staff. December 7
106. GroupM is expecting India to overtake Brazil to become the _____ largest advertising market in 2023. 8th
107. This year which edition of Maitiri Diwas’ marking recognition of Bangladesh by India celebrated in Dhaka? 51st
108. Which country topped the 100 defence companies list? USA
109. Who won the gold medal at the Peru Para-Badminton International, defeating ace shuttler Chee Hiong Ang of Singapore? Sukant Kadam
110. What is the theme of International Civil Aviation Day 2022? Advancing Innovation for Global Aviation Development
111. The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Charter Day is observed every year on _______. 8th December
112. Cardiologist and director of Sri Jayadeva Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences and Research ______, writer Krishnappa G. and social activist and businessman S. Shadakshari have been selected for the Nadoja Award given by Kannada University. C.N. Manjunath
113. Who has assumed charge as Chairman and Managing Director of Bharatiya NabhikiyaVidyut Nigam Limited (BHAVINI)? K.V. Suresh Kumar
114. Time magazine named President ________ as its 2022 person of the year. Volodymyr Zelensky
115. Which search remains the most searched query on Google in India on 2022? Indian Premier League
116. Which state government in partnership with startup Tech Eagle has unveiled Asia’s first drone delivery hub and network? Meghalaya
117. Which of these has been named in the 16th edition of the Forbes Asia Heroes of Philanthropy list? Gautam Adani
118. Who has become India’s 77th chess Grandmaster? Aditya Mittal
119. Peru gets its first female president after ______ is impeached. Pedro Castillo
120. Oxford Dictionaries said that “_____” has been selected by an online vote as its word of the year. Goblin mode
121. India will be hosting the 17th Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas in which city from 8-10 January 2023? Indore
122. The Karthigai Deepam Chariot festival has been organized in which state? Tamil Nadu
123. The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations, organized an opening ceremony for the International Year of Millets 2023 in which city? Rome, Italy
124. Which edition of the World Hindi Conference will be organized by the Ministry of External Affairs in collaboration with the Government of Fiji from 15-17 February 2023 in Fiji? 12th
125. Spice Money has partnered with which bank to facilitate the opening of instant, zero-balance savings or current accounts for rural citizens through its Adhikari network? Axis Bank
126. Who has honoured with the 2022 Prime Minister’s Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching in secondary schools in Australia? Veena Nair
127. Who has been appointed by the central government as the Chair of Business 20 (B20) India in December 2022? N Chandrasekaran
128. National Small Industries Corporation (NSIC) has signed an MoU with which to strengthen the latter’s outreach program for the benefit of MSMEs in December 2022? Walmart
129. International Day of Commemoration and Dignity of the Victims of the Crime of Genocide and of the Prevention of this Crime is commemorated on ______ of every year.  December 9
130. The world celebrate International Anti-Corruption Day on _______. The main motive behind marking this day is to spread awareness about a corruption-free society. December 9
131. What is theme of International Anti-Corruption Day 2022? Uniting the world against corruption
132. Who has been elected as first female president of Table Tennis Federation of India? Meghna Ahlawat
133. US President Joe Biden has recognised Indian-American and a long time Houstonian, ________, with the Presidential Lifetime Achievement (PLA) Award. Krishna Vavilala
134. The Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare is organizing a two-day convention on the “ Universal Health Coverage Day (UHC) 2022” in _______. Varanasi
135. Who has approached the Indian Institute of Remote Sensing (IIRS), a unit of Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) for developing “Spatial Data Infrastructure geoportal? Ladakh
136. Which Indians is not in the list of Forbes’ annual list of ‘The World’s 100 Most Powerful Women in 2022’ released in December 2022? Nita Ambani
137. What is its rank of India in the Passport Index 2022 published by Arton Capital? 87th
138. Who has won the World Athlete of the Year 2022 award? McLaughlin-Levrone & Mondo Duplantis
139. Eden Hazard has announced his retirement from international football recently. He is from which country? Belgium
140. Who has released her book ‘Miracles of Face Yoga’? Mansi Gulati
141. Human Rights Day is celebrated across the world on ________ every year. December 10
142. Who has been appointed as First Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York? Sushmita Shukla
143. Who has been appointed as the MD & CEO of Ashok Leyland? Shenu Agarwal
144. National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) has appointed ________ as its Managing Director with effect from November 15. Meenesh C Shah
145. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has signed a Currency Swap Agreement with the Maldives Monetary Authority under the SAARC Currency Swap Framework, under the framework Maldives can make multiple tranches up to a maximum of ___________ from the RBI. USD 200 Million
146. Who has made a world record of making the fastest double century in a One Day International (ODI) against Bangladesh recently? Ishan Kishan
147. Who has been appointed as the new MD & CEO of Ashok Leyland? Shenu Agarwal
148. UNICEF Day is celebrated every year on which day? December 11
149. Which states/UT’s has been awarded 1st prize in the category for Ayushman Bharat health account ID generation during the celebration of Universal Health Coverage Day 2022? Jammu and Kashmir
150. International Mountain Day is observed every year on 11 December, the theme for 2022 is _______. Women move mountains
151. Which FMCG company has acquired 51% equity stake in Oziva for Rs264 crore and Wellbeing Nutrition? Hindustan Unilever Limited
152. Which state is set to become the first state to launch its own Climate Change Mission? Tamil Nadu
153. International Day of Neutrality is commemorated on _______. It is a day when people look at the possibility of a world free of armed and other types of conflicts. December 12
154. Who has took oath as the New Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh at historic ridge ground in Shimla? Sukhwinder Singh Sukhu
155. The ‘dream crew’ for the first civilian mission to the moon has been announced and it includes Indian actor ______. Dev Joshi
156. What is the rank of India in 2022 Hurun Global 500 list? 5th
157. Which country has printed the first banknotes (currency notes) with two women’s signatures? US
158. In which airport country’s largest business jet terminal commissioned? Cochin International Airport
159. Which state of India has declared as first carbon neutral farm in the country? Kerala
160. International Universal Health Coverage Day is celebrated annually on _______. December 12
161. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has flagged off India’s sixth Vande Bharat Express between ________________ route recently. Bilaspur (Chhattisgarh) to Nagpur (Maharashtra)
162. First G20 Finance and Central Bank Deputies Meeting are scheduled to be held in which city on 13-15 December 2022? Bengaluru
163. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inaugurated the first phase of the international airport at Mopa in north Goa recently. He named this airport after which person? Manohar Parrikar
164. Bhupendra Patel has been appointed as the Chief Minister of which state of India? Gujarat
165. Which country launched world’s first commercial moon lander in December 2022? Japan
166. Who has been named as ICC men’s Player of the Month for November 2022? Jos Buttler
167. Who has took oath as a new judge of the Supreme Court? Dipankar Dutta
168. Which state is now planning for its genetic development to increase the productivity of the indigenous Badri cow that grazes on medicinal herbs? Uttarakhand
169. Which Arab country successfully launched first-ever Arab-Built lunar spacecraft? UAE
170. Who has been named as ICC women’s Player of the Month for November 2022? Sidra Ameen
171. Which state has been awarded for its initiative ‘Jan Andolan (people’s movement) against Tuberculosis at a national workshop on ASCM to end TB in India? Meghalaya
172. Which state forest department has launched ‘Vanikaran’ project to restore natural vegetation? Kerala
173. Retail inflation of India has eased to how much percent in November 2022 from 6.77% in the previous month? 5.88%
174. Who has been elected as the president of the Cardiological Society of India (CSI) for 2023-24 in an annual meeting held in Chennai? Dr. PC Rath
175. Who has won gold in the women’s air pistol 65th National Shooting Championship Competitions in Pistol events held in Bhopal? Divya
176. Who has been conferred with the 25th Sri Chandrasekarendra Saraswathi National Eminence Award (SIES)? Venkaiah Naidu
177. The National Energy Conservation Day is celebrated every year on _______ 2022. 14th December
178. The Supreme Court Collegium has recommended to the Centre the names of five high court judges for appointment as apex court judges. Which is not included in the list? Justice Kavita Pandit
179. World Health Organization (WHO) announced that _______ will become its new Chief Scientist. Dr Jeremy Farrar
180. Prime Minister Narendra Modi to lay the foundation stone and inaugurate projects worth Rs 75,000 crores in which state? Maharashtra
181. What is wholesale price-based inflation in November 2022? 5.85
182.  Who topped the grievance redressal index among all group A ministries, departments and autonomous bodies for resolution of public grievances? UIDAI
183. PM Modi participated in a programme commemorating Sri Aurobindo’s ______ birth anniversary. 150th
184. Which bank has approved the divestment of its majority stake in Nainital Bank (NBL)? Bank of Baroda
185. Chief Justice of India inaugurates digitisation hubs in _____ districts of Odisha. 10
186. Who has inaugurated the statue of Mahakavi Subramanian Bharathiyar at the renovated house of Bharathiyar at Varanasi via video conference? M.K.Stalin
187. The eighth edition of the India International Science Festival (IISF) will be held in which city? Bhopal
188. Which country will host an International Conference “Standing with the Ukrainian People”? France
189. Which airline has been awarded the ‘Safety Performer of the Year’ award by GMR Delhi Airport Awards for being the top performer among the self-handling airlines? SpiceJet
190. Who has become the third cricketer in history to score 10000 Test runs and also takes 50 test Wicket recently? Joe Root
191. Which team has been crowned as champions of 4th Tennis Premier League (TPL) 2022? Hyderabad Strikers
192. General Mirosław Hermaszewski, who passed away recently at the age of 81, was the only astronaut of which country? Poland
193. Which Indian film has been nominated in two categories at the Golden Globe Awards to be held in January 2023? RRR
194. The 6th Edition of Indo – Kazakhstan joint training exercise “KAZIND-22” is conducted at Umroi ________. Meghalaya
195. Which country recently passed a law to completely end tobacco smoking by banning youth from buying cigarettes for life? New Zealand
196. Which country replaces Iraq as top oil supplier to India in November? Russia
197. Which IIT has signed an MoU with Army Training Command to set up centre of excellence? IIT Ropar
198. Which bank launched its sixth annual grants program for social startups in partnership with the Government of India’s flagship initiative ‘Startup India’Parivartan SmartUp Grants? HDFC Bank
199. Govt allocates ______ crore to New India Literacy Programme for next 5 years. Rs 1037.90 crore
200. India plans to commission 20 nuclear power plants by _______. 2031
201. Who is the father of Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA)? Jules Rimet
202. Who won the best Young Player Award in FIFA World Cup 2022? Enzo Fernandez
203. In the 2022 World Cup who won the Silver Boot? Lionel Messi
204. Who invented Modern football? Walter Camp
205. Which nation will have its World Cup debut in 2022? Qatar
206. Nora Fatehi flaunts her dance moves in FIFA World Cup 2022 anthem ________. Light The Sky
207. Who is the all-time leading World Cup goal scorer? Miroslav Klose
208. What was the first World Cup trophy called? Jules Rimet Trophy
209. Which country won the final match in the FIFA World Cup 2022? Argentina
210. Which player won the Golden Boot Award in the FIFA World Cup 2022? Kylian Mbappe
211. In FIFA World Cup 2022, Golden Ball Award goes to? Lionel Messi
212. Name the player, who awarded Golden Glove Award in the FIFA World Cup 2022? Emiliano Martinez
213. Which country finished third in the 2022 FIFA World Cup? Croatia
214. Which team awarded FIFA Fair Play Award? England
215. Who is the first team to qualify for the 2022 World Cup? France
216. Who will host the 2026 World Cup? United States, Mexico and Canada
217. Which country has hosted the most World Cups? Brazil
218. Which country is the host of FIFA Under-17 Women’s World Cup 2022? India
219. Which country is the runner up of FIFA world cup 2022 final? France
220. The 48th GST Council meeting was held in which city? New Delhi
221. Who has been appointed as the first black women president of Harvard University? Dr. Claudine Gay
222. Indian-Origin Leo Varadkar has been re-elected as the Prime Minister of which country? Ireland
223. Who has the most written-about track and field athlete in 2022, displacing the Jamaican legend Usain Bolt from the top lists? Neeraj Chopra
224. Minority Rights Day is observed every year on which day? 18 December
225. International Migrants Day is observed annually on which day? 18 December
226. According to Bloomberg 50 Report, who has topped the list of people whose wealth witnessed the maximum rise globally during this year? Gautam Adani
227. Who has been appointed as first Chancellor of Gati Shakti University? Ashwini Vaishnaw
228. Wipro partnered with which to target digital transformation business from corporate banks in the Middle East? Finastra
229. Which country won the final match in the FIFA World Cup 2022? Argentina
230. Which player won the Golden Boot Award in the FIFA World Cup 2022? Kylian Mbappe
231.  In FIFA World Cup 2022, Golden Ball Award goes to? Lionel Messi
232. Name the player, who awarded Golden Glove Award in the FIFA World Cup 2022? Emiliano Martinez
233. Which country finished third in the 2022 FIFA World Cup? Croatia
234. Which team awarded FIFA Fair Play Award? England
235. Recently, who has announced the launching of “One Week, One Lab” countrywide campaign from January 6, 2023? Jitendra Singh
236. Who has inaugurated a nationwide campaign, Prashasan Gaon ki Ore? Jitendra Singh
237. Which company has won the Institution of Engineers, India (IEI) Industry Excellence Award 2022 in Chennai? National Mineral Development Corporation
238. The Goa Liberation day is celebrated every year on which day? 19 December
239. The 599th meeting of the Central Board of Directors of Reserve Bank of India was held in _______________ under the Chairmanship of Shri Shaktikanta Das, Governor. Kolkata
240. Which state governments issued a notification making the Aadhaar number mandatory for availing various welfare schemes of the government? Tamil Nadu
241. International Human Solidarity Day (IHSD) is observed annually on _________ across the globe to celebrate the ideal of unity in diversity. December 20
242. Which actress has been awarded PETA India’s 2022 Person of the Year title? Sonakshi Sinha
243. Which state has unveiled the logo, website and social media handles of the Urban20 conference? Gujarat
244. Which state recently launched ‘Friends of Library’ programme? Tamil Nadu
245. Name the youngest men’s Test cricketer to take a five-wicket haul on debut. Rehan Ahmed
246. ________ Karim Benzema has announced his retirement from International football. France
247. The European Union has adopted a plan for a global minimum ________ tax on big business. 15%
248. Which financial company has launched Roots, a dedicated platform providing comprehensive investor education and market analysis? HDFC Securities
249. Which bank has launched ZERO Fee Banking on savings accounts? IDFC First Bank
250. Which team has won 9th Season of the Pro Kabaddi League title 2022? Jaipur Pink Panthers
251. A BSF veteran Bhairon Singh Rathore passed away recently at the age of 81. He was the hero of which war? India-Pakistan War 1971
252. Reserve Bank of India imposed a penalty of Rs 2.66 crore on which foreign bank’s India operations for non-compliance with directions on cyber security framework? Bank of Bahrain & Kuwait
253. India’s first-ever Surety Bond Insurance products from Bajaj Allianz was launched for which purpose? Infrastructure Projects
254. The Book, ‘The Indian Navy@75 Reminiscing the Voyage’ is authored by whom? Arita Banerjee
255. Which ministry has won the Platinum Icon in the Digital India Awards 2022 for their initiative “DataSmart Cities: Empowering Cities through Data”? Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs
256. Which minister has launched India’s first Green Steel Brand “KALYANI FeRRESTA” in New Delhi? Jyotiraditya Scindia
257. Who has took over as the General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the Counter Insurgency Force Kilo? Mohit Seth
258. Good Governance Week celebrations from _______ at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi. 19-25 December 2022
259. Which legendary athlete has been nominated by Rajya Sabha Chairman Jagdeep Dhankhar to the panel of vice-chairperson in the upper house of the Parliament? PT Usha
260. The United Arab Emirate (UAE) has been selected to host the World Trade Organisation’s 13th global Ministerial Conference in February ________. 2024
261. Recently Indian forces acquiring, which ballistic missile for striking targets at 150500 Km. Pralay
262. A first-of-its-kind Tribal Winter Festival was held in the Bandipora district of _________. Jammu and Kashmir
263. Which state government has launched Orunodoi 2.0, a special scheme to provide financial security to economically disadvantaged families? Assam
264. The Gross collection of Direct Taxes has registered a growth of what percent which stood at Rs 13,63,649 cr in the financial year 2022-23? 25.90%
265. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has informed that note in circulation (NIC) has witnessed an annual growth of how much percent to Rs 31.92 lakh crore as of 2 December 2022? 7.9   8%
266. Which vessel of the Indian Navy will participate in the 50th edition of Cape to Rio Race 2023? INSV Tarini
267. Who has been appointed as the chairperson of the Atomic Energy Regulatory Board (AERB)? Dinesh Kumar Shukla
268. The Indian Railways completed the construction of a tunnel on a 111-kilometre, the longest ‘escape tunnel’ in which state/UT in India? Jammu and Kashmir
269. Which companies announced a partnership with Digi Locker, a government authorized identification storage system, to bring local storage of government issued IDs on Android devices? Google
270. Which is India’s official entry for the 2023 Academy Awards or Oscars awards in the International Feature film category? The Last Show
271. Which Indian song has been shortlisted in the Best Original Song Category for the 2023 Academy Awards or Oscars awards? Naatu Naatu
272. How many cultural sites from India added to a tentative list of UNESCO Heritage Sites? 3
273. Which university has got A grade by scoring 3.85 points in National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)? Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar
274. In which state country’s first Infantry Museum has been opened for the general public? Madhya Pradesh
275. Who has been named as its brand ambassador by PUMA? Anushka Sharma
276. The first ship of the ASW SWC Project, being built by Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers, GRSE for the Indian Navy was launched at Kattupalli, Chennai. The Ship is named as ________. INS Arnala
277. India’s manned Space flight Gaganyaan to be launched in in the fourth quarter of _______. 2024
278. Fuel Buddy has partnered with which company for the supply of its automotive and industrial lubricant, ‘SERVO’, to customers across the country? Indian Oil Corporation
279. Who has been honoured with the first Rohini Nayyar prize for outstanding contribution to rural development recently? Sethrichem Sangtam
280. Which country will host the next football Club World Cup in February 2023? Morocco
281. According to Coin Switch’s annual investor report released in December 2022, which city in India has the highest cryptocurrency adoption? New Delhi
282. Which media companies has secured exclusive media rights to broadcast the next Olympic Games, which will be held in Paris in 2024, in India and the subcontinent region? Viacom 18
283. The Centre has appointed who as the Chairperson of the New Delhi International Arbitration Centre? Justice Hemant Gupta
284. ________ is observed as Farmers’ Day or Kisan Diwas across India. December 23
285. _____________ has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Dr. Suhel Ajaz Khan
286. The Air India management has appointed Air India Express CEO ________ as the chief of Air India. Aloke Singh
287. Which Bollywood actor has become the only Indian to be named in an international list of 50 greatest actors of all time by a prominent British magazine? Shah Rukh Khan
288. Who has won the Rabindranath Tagore Literary Prize 2021-22? Sudeep Sen and Shobhana Kumar
289. Priya Mohan Sinha passed away recently. He was the former Chief of which company? PepsiCo’s India
290. Every year on ___________, India observed the National Consumer Day or Bharatiya Grahak Diwas. December 24
291. Recently, Anuradha Roy was awarded the Sahitya Akademi Award for 2022 for her novel? All the Lives We Never Lived
292. Reliance Jio acquired 100% stake in Reliance Infratel for about _______. Rs 3,720 crore
293. The National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) got the nod of SEBI to set up SSE. What does the first S in SSE stand for? Social
294. Who won BBC Sports Personality of Year 2022 award? Beth Mead
295. Indian Air Force (IAF) and _______ Air Self Defence Force (JASDF) are set to hold their maiden bilateral air exercise, “Veer Guardian 23”. Japan
296. Who breaks all the records and became the most expensive cricketer ever to be bought by any franchise of the Indian Premier League (IPL)? Sam Curran
297. Who has been awarded as the winner of the ‘Best Globally Competitive Power Company of India-Hydropower and Renewable Energy Sector’ at PRAKASHmay 15th Enertia Awards 2022? NHPC Limited
298. Chief Justice of India (CJI) DY Chandrachud has constituted a committee to audit the “physical and functional accessibility” of the apex court complex to make them disabled-friendly. Who will chair this committee? S Ravindra Bhat
299. Which edition of the North East Festival began at the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi? 10th
300. Who has addressed the 75th “Amrut Mahotsav” of Shree Swaminarayan Gurukul Rajkot recently? Narendra Modi
301. Who is the only player in the top 25 in Forbes’ annual list of the highest-paid female athletes in the world? PV Sindhu
302. Sitiveni Rabuka has been elected as the new Prime Minister of which country? Fiji
303. The Good Governance Day is celebrated on ______. December 25
304. Which institution has recently developed artificial heart? IIT Kanpur
305. Who won the Top Arena Junior International Badminton Championship title in the below 9 years category? Geto Sora
306.  Atal Incubation Centre at the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) signed agreements with _______ for incubation of newer technologies into commercial products. MSMEs
307. Which country topped in the FIFA world rankings 2022? Brazil
308. SBI Funds Management has appointed ________ as managing director and chief executive officer of the company. Shamsher Singh
309. Anurag Thakur inaugurated the Sports Science Centre here at M.G. Stadium in, ________. Karnataka Udupi
310. When did bomb cyclone become a thing? 1980
311. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced to observe Veer Bal Diwas 2022 on the occasion of the Prakash Purab of ________ . Guru Gobind Singh
312. What is the ranking of India in the FIFA world rankings 2022? 106
313. Who has launched, a host of new initiatives including the Right to Repair portal in New Delhi recently? Piyush Goyal
314. Which ministry has organized a one of its kind musical events ‘Dance to Decarbonise’ National Stadium in New Delhi? Ministry of Petroleum
315. Former President Abdulla Yameen has been sentenced to 11 years in prison after being found guilty of money laundering and bribery. Abdulla Yameen was the president of which country? Maldives
316. The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has mandated banks in the country to renew their locker agreements with existing locker customers by which date? 1 January 2023
317. Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’ has been appointed as the new Prime Minister of which country? Nepal
318. International Day of Epidemic Preparedness 2022 is observed every year on which day? December 27
319. India is ranked ________ on the global list of the best cuisines for 2022, according to Taste Atlas. 5th
320. Who has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Railway Board? Anil Kumar Lahoti
321. Who has been honoured with the prestigious 30th Ekalabya Puraskar for the year 2022? Swasti Singh
322. The famous Losar festival, is celebrated in which state/UT of India? Ladakh
323. Which company is the largest shareholder Flipkart? Walmart
324. Which state will install a huge statue of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee? Madhya Pradesh
325. Which prison was awarded a five-star rating and the tag ‘Eat Right Campus’ by the Food Safety and Standard Authority of India (FSSAI)? Bulandshahr Prison
326. Which country has reported its first case of Naegleria fowleri, commonly referred to as “brain-eating amoeba”? South Korea
327. Who has been named Chief Executive Officer, Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI)? Ganji Kamala V Rao
328. Recently, Dharmadam becomes the first complete library constituency in India. Dharmadam is the town of which state? Kerala
329. The UK-based economics consultancy firm Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR) has predicted that India will become the third-largest economy by which year? 2037
330. Who has been selected for the first KR Gouri Amma national award 2022? Aleida Guevara
331. Which company signed an MoU with Tecnimont Private Limited to jointly evaluate and explore the possibility to develop commercial scale Green Methanol Production facility? NTPC
332. Who was appointed as the chairman of National Highways Authority of India (NHAI)? Santosh Kumar Yadav
333. RBI’s “Financial Literacy and Inclusion survey” on digital banking awareness and knowledge among the rural and urban population across the country, was based on how many parameters? 3
334. Which bank has launched its flagship business mentoring program for MSME entrepreneurs ‘MSME Prerana’ in the state of Rajasthan? Indian Bank
335. Stage is all set in _______ to rename two places after the state government got the approval by Union Home Ministry. Uttar Pradesh
336. Australian Cricket Association (ACA) in a joint-statement announced that Australia’s Men’s Test Player of the Year award will now be named in honour of the late ________. Shane Warne
337. Name the author of the book titled “Forks in the Road: My Days at RBI and Beyond”. C Rangarajan
338. On the birth anniversary of former Prime Minister ________, which was marked as ‘Good Governance Day’ across the country, the Aurangabad unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) named a star. Atal Bihari Vajpayee
339. Which insurance company has released a unique health insurance rider called “Respect Senior Care Rider.”? Bajaj Allianz General Insurance
340. Who has been appointed as Engineer-in-Chief of Army? Arvind Walia
341. Who will soon introduce “Bima Vahaks” in each gram panchayat? IRDAI
342. Power ministry, ______ ink pact to install early warning systems for power stations. DRDO
343. Who has inaugurated the project “Development of Srisailam Temple” at Srisailam Temple Complex Andhra Pradesh? Droupadi Murmu
344. Which state government has inaugurated the ‘E-Sushrut’ hospital management information system in the state medical colleges? Uttar Pradesh
345. Who has been awarded Atal Samman Award? Prabhu Chandra Mishra
346. Farhaan Behardien has announced his retirement from professional cricket recently. He is from which country? South Africa
347. Which IIT has won the Wharton-QS Reimagine Education Awards at the Wharton Campus, Philadelphia, USA? IIT Madras
348. Which vaccines manufactured by Bharat Biotech became the world’s first intranasal Covid vaccine to receive approval for the primary 2-dose schedule as well as a heterologous booster dose? iNCOVACC
349. Under the Amrit Bharat Station Scheme, the Indian Railways has formulated a new scheme to modernise over ______________ small stations over the coming years. 1000
350. Which nodal ministry for regulating esports (video games not involving money) as part of multiple sports events? Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports
351. Which state recently inauguarted first ‘Bekal International Beach Festival’? Kerala
352. World-class Kayaking-Canoeing Academy to be set up in which state? Uttarakhand
353. Who has launched the ‘Stay Safe Online’ campaign and the Digital Innovation Alliance (DIA) programme recently? Ashwini Vaishnaw
354. Which state has become the first state in the country to pass the Lokayukta Bill? Maharashtra
355. Which company has organized ‘Bijli Utsav’ in the Baksa district of Assam? EC Limited
356. Who has released its web publication entitled ‘Statistical Tables relating to Banks in India: 2021-22’ covering the activities of the Indian banking sector? RBI
357. Who has been appointed as the acting Central Vigilance Commissioner (CVC)? Praveen K Srivastava
358. Economic Cooperation and Trade Agreement (ECTA) between India and which country came into effect? Australia
359. Brazilian football legend Edson Arantes do Nascimento, famously called _______, has passed away aged 82. Pelé
360. The Indian Army inaugurated its first 3-D Printed House Dwelling Unit (with Ground plus One configuration) for soldiers at _______. Ahmedabad Cantt
361. Tribal Ministry partnered with which company for future engineer programme? Amazon
362. Indian Institute of Technology, _________ collaborated with All India Institute of Medical Sciences, AIIMS New Delhi to develop a SwasthGarbh app. IIT Roorkee
363. The First G-20 Sherpa meeting under India’s presidency is organized in which city? Udaipur
364. Prakaram Diwas will be celebrated in which state? Rajasthan
365. When is the international day of People with disabilities celebrated?  3 December
366. What’s its position of India in the international aviation ranking? 48
367. Which institution has been named the ‘G20 Science working group’s secretariat’? IISc Bengaluru
368. ‘Daksh’ is the payments fraud reporting module maintained by which institution? RBI
369.  Which Union Ministry has been approved as the nodal ministry for matters relating to online gaming? Ministry of Electronics and IT
370. Kayaking-Canoeing Academy will be established in which state? Uttarakhand
371. Which cricketer has been shortlisted for the ICC Mains T20I cricketer of the year 2022? Suryakumar Yadav
372. Which missile’s extended-range air launch has been tested by the Indian Air Force? Brahmos
373. What is the name of the new scheme announced under the station redevelopment drive of the Ministry of Railways? Amrit Bharat Station Scheme
374. Which Union Ministry launched the ‘City Finance Rankings 2022’? Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs
375. The ‘National Mobile Monitoring System (NMMS)’ is an initiative of which Union Ministry? Ministry of Rural Development
376. Which state and Home Affairs Ministry has signed cessations of operations agreement with the ZUF armed group? Manipur
377. The G20 digital innovation alliance campaign will be organized in which city? Bangalore
378. The Mangdechhu Hydroelectric Power Project is how many megawatts? 720 MW
379. Nitin Manmohan, who passed away today, was a prolific personality in which field? Film Industry
380. which city did Union Minister Anurag Singh Thakur inaugurate Sports Science Centre? Udupi
381. Which institution has set up the ‘Central Excise and Service Tax Settlement Commission’? CBIC
382.  India has agreed to start negotiations for a free trade agreement with which neighbouring country? Bangladesh
383. Which organization has published a report on the Indian economy reaching 10 trillion dollars by 2035? Centre for Economics and Business Research
384. Who has been appointed as the new chairman and CEO of the railway board? Anil Kumar Lahoti
385. Who has been appointed as the next Engineer-in-Chief of the Indian Army? Lt Gen Arvind Walia
386. In which state “Khelo India Youth Games 2022” will be held? Madhya Pradesh
387. Veer Bal Diwas is celebrated on which day? December 26
388. Who has been elected as the new Prime Minister of Fiji? Sitiveni Rabuka
389. Which institution won the DSCI AISS Award for ‘Best Security Practices in Government Sector’? UIDAI
390. The International Space Registry has named one star after whose name? Atal Bihari Vajpayi
391. Which country supplies the S-400 air defence missile system to India? Russia
392. Which organization has recently received the Type Certification and RTPO Approvals from DGCA? Garuda Aerospace
393. Which state has approved the warehousing and logistic policy 2022 recently? Uttar Prdaesh
394. Which female wrestler has been nominated for the United World Wrestling Rising Star of the Year honour? Antim Panghal
395. Which state/UT has recently granted Industry status to its tourism sector? Assam
396. Which Union Ministry organizes the AI Pe Charcha (AI Dialogue) event? Ministry of Electronics and IT
397. Who has been appointed as the next ambassador of India to Saudi Arabia? Dr. Suhel Ajaz Khan
398. Which company has got approval from the central government for nasal vaccines in India? Bharat Biotech
399. Which institution released the ‘2022 in Nine Charts’ report? World Bank
400. According to the Finance Ministry’s latest report, what is India’s gross domestic product growth in the first half of 2022-23? 9.7
401. Which Indian movie has been shortlisted for the “International Feature Film” category in Oscar 2023? Chhello Show
402. Which athlete has been nominated to the Vice-chairman panel in Rajya Sabha? P.T. Usha
403. Who has been appointed as the new chief Of the New Delhi International Arbitration Centre? Justice Hemant Gupta
404. Which Indian documentary movie has been shortlisted for the “ Documentary short film category” in Oscar 2023? The Elephant Whisperers
405. What is the name of the first ship of the ASW SWC project launched by the Indian Navy? INS Arnal
406. Which is the only university in India to get an A grade by NAAC? Guru Nanak Dev University
407. Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs has won which award in the Digital India Awards 2022? Platinum Icon
408. Which country has partnered with PTC India for the supply of power from the Indian power market? Bhutan
409. Which institution released the report titled ‘Coal 2022: Analysis and Forecast to 2025’? IEA
410. Which country has launched a ‘Group of Friends’ to promote accountability for crimes against peacekeepers? India
411.  Union Minister Nitin Gadkari launches one of India’s first-ever Surety Bond Insurance products with which organization?  Bajaj Allianz
412. Who took over as the General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the Counter Insurgency Force Kilo? Mohit Seth
413.  ‘Rythu Bandhu’ is a flagship scheme of which Indian state/UT? Telangana
414. What is the name of the fifth Scorpene submarine of Project 75?  INS Vagir
415. Which country is the host of the ‘UN Biodiversity Conference- COP15’? Canda
416. What is the name of the P15B stealth-guided missile destroyer commissioned into the Indian Navy? INS Mormugao
417. Who won the title of Mrs World 2022? Sargam Koushal
418. Leo Varadkar, an Indian-origin leader has been elected as the prime minister of which country? Ireland
419. In which city does PM Narendra Modi launch the “Grih Pravesh”, programme? Agartala
420. National Animal Resource Facility for Biomedical Research (ICMR-NARFBR) has been inaugurated in which city? Hyderabad
421. Which country has been ousted from U.N. women’s group after the U.S. campaign? Iran
422. Which country has announced the historic Nuclear Fusion Breakthrough? USA
423. Which state/UT in India has proposed to introduce a unique alpha-numeric identification number for all families? Jammu and Kashmir
424. India international science festival 2022 will be held in which city? Bhopal
425. Who’ll be the next Chief Scientist of WHO? Dr. Jeremy Farrar
426. ‘International Climate Club’ has been launched by which institution? G-7
427. Which state becomes the First State to Launch Its Own Climate Change Mission in India? Tamil Nadu
428. Which city hosted the celebration of Universal Health Coverage (UHC) Day 2022? Varanasi
429.  RBI signs Currency Swap Agreement with which country? Maldives
430.  Which player won the women’s air pistol gold in the 65th National Shooting Championship, 2022? Divya T.S
431. Which leader has been honoured with the SIES award on December 11, 2022? Venkaiah Naidu
432. Mopa International Airport in Goa has been named after which minister? Manohar Parrikar
433.  Which country launched the first-ever Arab-Built lunar spacecraft? UAE
434. Who has been newly appointed as the judge of the Supreme court on December 12, 2022? Dipankar Dutta
435. Where will the first meeting of the G20 Finance Track agenda under the G20 Presidency take place? Bangalore
436. Where did the passing out parade for Naval pilots take place recently? Arakkonam
437. Who has been elected as the new president of TTFI? Meghna Ahlawat
438. Which is India’s first payment gateway to support credit cards on UPI? Razor Pay
439. The “Climate Investment Opportunities in India’s Cooling Sector” report was launched by which organization? World Bank
440. Which organization organized an event to launch the “Toolkit on Enabling Gender Responsive Urban Mobility and Public Spaces in India”? World Bank
441. Who topped the Forbes 2022 list of the world’s 100 most powerful women? Ursula von der Leyen
442. Which word has won the Oxford Word of the Year for 2022? Goblin mode
443. Which state has set up the first Divyang department in India? Maharashtra
444. What is the name of Peru’s first female president? Dina Boluarte
445. To what basis points did RBI increase the repo rate on 7 December 2022? 35 points
446. Who has been appointed as the Chairman and Managing Director of ONGC?  Arun Kumar Singh
447. Where does India stands in the world’s strongest passport list in 2022 published by Arton Capital? 87
448. Who has been officiated as the new chairman of the Rajya Sabha? Jagdeep Dhankhar
449. Where did the 9th World Ayurveda Congress and Arogya Expo 2022 inaugurated? Goa
450. Who won silver at the weightlifting World Championship in Colombia? Mirabai Chanu
451. When is Armed Forces Flag day celebrated in India? 7 December
452. World Bank to finance which country with USD 250 million for environmental management? Bangladesh
453. Which movie won the Spotlight Award at the Hollywood Critics Association? RRR
454. What is the name of the volcano that erupted in Indonesia on December 4, 2022? Mount Semeru
455. India’s first real-time Gold ATM is established in which city? Hyderabad
456. To what percent did the World Bank upgrade its forecast for the Indian economy for the fiscal year 2022-2023? 6.9%
457. When is Navy day celebrated in India? 4 December
458. Which among the duo won the mixed team pistol title at the National shooting championship? Manu Bhaker and Sarabjot
459. The First G-20 Sherpa meeting under India’s presidency is organized in which city? Udaipur

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