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Current Affairs Question and Answers 07 January 2022

  • Question 1 :
  • When is World Day of War Orphans observed?

  • AJanuary 4th
  • BJanuary 5th
  • CJanuary 6th
  • DJanuary 7th
  • Explanation:

    World Day of War Orphans is observed annually on January 6 to highlight the problems of children who lost their parents during a conflict making them the most vulnerable and disadvantaged group of society.

  • Question 2 :
  • Violent clashes broke out in which nation over a sharp rise in fuel prices?

  • AKazakhstan
  • BTurkmenistan
  • CUzbekistan
  • DAfghanistan
  • Explanation:

    A Russian-led alliance has sent peacekeeping troops to Kazakhstan to manage the ongoing unrest and restore order in the country after a request from Kazakhstan President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev. Over a dozen protesters and officers have been killed in the violent clashes between the protestors and the police and army in Kazakhstan. The protests had begun after a sharp rise in fuel prices on January 1, 2022.

  • Question 4 :
  • What is Virat Kohli's rank in the latest ICC Men's Test Batting Rankings 2022?

  • A6th
  • B7th
  • C8th
  • D9th
  • Explanation:

    Indian Test captain Virat Kohli has slipped to the 9th spot in the ICC Men's Test Batting Rankings, while Rohit Sharma remains static at the 5th rank as of January 6, 2022. Australia's Marnus Labuschagne continues to hold the top rank after displacing England's Joe Root last month.

  • Question 5 :
  • Which Indian bowler has jumped three spots to break into the top ten of ICC Men's Test Bowling Rankings?

  • AMohammed Shami
  • BIshant Sharma
  • CJasprit Bumrah
  • DYuzvendra Chahal
  • Explanation:

    R Ashwin has retained his second rank in the ICC Men's Test Bowling Rankings, right behind Australian skipper Pat Cummins. The second Indian in the top ten of the ICC Men's Test Bowling Rankings is Jasprit Bumrah, who is ranked at the 9th spot. Bumrah moved up three spots to break into the top ten in ICC Men's Test Bowling rankings after taking five wickets in India's first test win against South Africa.

  • Question 6 :
  • When will ICC Women's World Cup begin?

  • AMarch 4th
  • BApril 3rd
  • CMarch 1st
  • DFebruary 15th
  • Explanation:

    ICC Women's World Cup 2022 will begin on March 4, 2022 with the clash of New Zealand vs West Indies at Bay Oval Tauranga. India will begin its campaign at the ICC Women's World Cup 2022 against arch-rivals Pakistan on March 6th. The ICC Women's World Cup final will be played on April 3rd.