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February 5, 2023 Current Affairs covers only the important topics for examination.

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This Current Affairs Today 2023 Section provides the latest and Best Daily Current Affairs of 2023 for UPSC, IAS/PCS, Banking, IBPS, SSC, Railway, UPPSC, RPSC, BPSC, MPPSC, TNPSC, MPSC, KPSC, and other competitive exams.

  1.    Which country will host 2027 Asian Football Confederation Asian Cup?
Ans:- Saudi Arabia
Detail Info:-
The Asian Football Confederation (AFC), announced that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) won the hosting of the 2027 Asian Nations Cup, for the first time in its history, since its inception in 1956.
Key Points:-
  • Asian Football Cup, from June 26 to July 16, 2023 will be held at Qatar.
  • Saudi Arabia is the largest oil producing country in the world.
  • Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud colloquially known by his initials MBS or MbS, is Crown Prince and Prime Minister of Saudi Arabia.
  • Saudi’s national currency is the Saudi Riyal.
 2.    What is the new WhatsApp Chabot launched by Delhi Commission for Protection of Child Rights (DCPCR)?
Ans:- Bal Mitra
Detail Info:-
The chatbot is aimed at providing information to children and creating awareness about their rights.  Bal Mitra is available 24/7 on the WhatsApp platform. Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia considers Bal Mitra as an important initiative to make governance more accessible to citizens.
Key Points:-
  • Along with child rights, this chatbot will also guide people, especially parents on issues of admissions and education of their children
  • DCPCR chairperson: Anurag Kundu

 3.    Which State Govt. has launched the “Mero Rukh Mero Santati”? Ans:- Sikkim

Detail Info:-

‘Mero Rukh Mero Santati’ is a novel green initiative conceived by Chief Minister Shri Prem Singh Tamang. Under this initiative 100 trees will be planted for every child born in Sikkim.

Key Points:-

  • Capital of Sikkim is Gangtok.

 4.    Which State/UT has launched a campaign named “Samagra Shiksha Abhiyan”? Ans:- Uttar Pradesh.

Detail Info:- Uttar Pradesh Govt. has launched a campaign, ‘Samagra Shiksha Abhiyan‘ to make daughters of the underprivileged classes capable and self-reliant.

 5.    Which Union Minister has announced the ‘Mahila Samman Saving Certificate Scheme? Ans:- Nirmala Sitharaman

Detail Info:-

The Mahila Samman Savings Certificate (MSSC) is a one-time small savings scheme for women investors that Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced in Budget 2023.

 6.     For the first time in history, which country has initiated “White Card” in a match?

Ans:- Portugal

Detail Info:-

A white card was shown for the first time in a women’s cup quarter-final match between Benfica and Sporting Lisbon. The card was initiated by Portugal to try and improve ethical value in the sport.

. 7.   In which city has the Indian Govt. decided to set up Institution of Heritage?

Ans:- Noida, Gautam Buddha Nagar, Uttar Pradesh

 8.       Which state/UT has launched ‘Ladli Behna Yojana’?

Ans:-  Madhya Pradesh

Detail Info:-

Madhya Pradesh govt. would give Rs. 1000 per month to every woman of the state under this scheme from International Women’s day on 8th March, 2023.

 9.    In which state of India Gandhi Sagar Floating festival started?  

Ans:- Madhya Pradesh

Detail Info:-

Madhya Pradesh tourism department has started Asia’s first floating festival along the lines of Hanuwantiya Island in Khandwa district, Madhya Pradesh. During the festival, floating stage, floating market, boat spa, boat safari and live music concerts will be a few major attractions. Key Points:-

  • Tourism and cultural department principal secretary and Madhya Pradesh Tourism Board managing director- Sheo Shekar Shukla

 10.   Michelle Yeoh became the first ever Asian to be nominated for the best actress at the Oscars 2023 is the citizen of which country?

Ans:- Malaysia

Detail Info:-

Michelle Yeoh has been nominated for best actresses at Oscar for her film Everything Everywhere All At Once.

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