Most Important GK Questions 2023-2024

Most Important GK Questions – Here in this class we have discussed some of the most important GK Questions for the year 2023-24. These questions answers will help you to cover GK for the upcoming competitive exams 2024.

Here we have covered all the important topics like sports, Indian polity, new inventions, science and technology, banking, current affairs, geography, history, society, and many more. We have compiled all the important questions answers for the year 2023-2024.

Most Important GK Questions with Answers 2023-2024

Q. Who won the ‘US Open 2023’ title in men’s single category?
Ans. Novak Djokovic
> Novak is from Serbia

Q. Who won the ‘US Open 2023’ title in women’s single category?
Ans. Coco Gauff
> She is from America

Q. Which team won the ‘Durand Cup 2023’ title?
Ans. Mohun Bagan SG
> In the final match Mohun Bagan SG defeated East Bengal

Q. As per National Crime Record Bureau, which Indian state is in top list of the most number of women missing in India in 2021?
Ans. Maharashtra

Q. Which state won the ‘Best State Tableau Award’ in the Republic Day Parade 2023?
Ans. Uttarakhand

Q. Who was the chief guest in Republic Day 2023?
Ans. Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi

Q. This year (2023) India celebrated its _________ Republic Day?
Ans. 74th

Q. Who won the ‘Australian Open 2023’ title in men’s single category?
Ans. Novak Djokovic
> He belongs to Serbia

Q. Who won the ‘Australian Open 2023’ title in women’s single category?
Ans. Aryna Sabalenka
> She belongs to Belarus

Q. Which state is hosting the ‘Khelo India Youth Games 2023’?
Ans. Madhya Pradesh

Q. What is the mascot of ‘Khelo India Youth Games 2023’?
Ans. Asha Cheetah

Q. Which country won the ‘Men’s FIH Hockey World Cup 2023’ title?
Ans. Germany
> In the final match Germany defeated Belgium
> FIH = International Hockey Federation
> Host country = India

Q. Which country won the ‘ICC U-19 Women’s T20 World Cup 2023’ title?
Ans. India
> Host country = South Africa
> In the final match India defeated England

Q. Who has been appointed as deputy NSA (National Security Advisor)?
Ans. Pankaj Kumar Singh

Q. The naval military exercise ‘Varuna 2023’ has been conducted between India and which country?
Ans. France

Q. The ‘World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2023’ held in which city?
Ans. Davos (a town city in Switzerland)

Q. ‘Aska Police Station’ won the ‘Best Police Station in India’ award. Aska police station is in which Indian state?
Ans. Odisha

Q. Who won the ‘Miss Universe 2022’ title?
Ans. R’Bonney Gabriel
> She belongs to USA
> ‘Miss Universe 2021’ title was won by Harnaaz Sandhu from India

Q. Who has won the ‘Norman Borlaug Field Award 2023’?
Ans. Swati Nayak
> The award is given to the persons who have contributed in the field of agriculture, food and environment

Q. Who is the new President of Zimbabwe?
Ans. Emmerson Mnangagwa

Q. Who is the new chairperson and CEO of Railway Board?
Ans. Jaya Varma Sinha
> She is the first woman as a chairperson of Railway Board

Q. 19th ‘Asian Games 2022’ were held in?
Ans. Hangzhou (China)

Q. Which country won the highest medal in 19th ‘Asian Games 2022’?
Ans. China

Q. Who won the ‘Magsaysay Award 2023’ from India?
Ans. Ravi Kannan R
> He won the award for his work in health sector

Q. Which company launched World’s largest commercial communication satellite ‘Jupiter-3’?
Ans. SpaceX

Q. Which team won the ‘Asian Hockey Champions Trophy 2023’ title?
Ans. India
> In the final match India defeated Malaysia

General Knowledge 2023-24 Questions and Answers

Q. Which Indian state launched the ‘Chief Minister Solar Mission’?
Ans. Meghalaya
> To reduce the power shortage within the state

Q. Which state government launched the ‘Gruha Lakshmi Scheme’?
Ans. Karnataka
> Women of the state will get Rs.2000 per month

Q. Which nuclear reactor center is now converted into a museum for the public?
Ans. Apsara (Trombay, Mumbai)

Q. Which country has conferred its 2nd highest civilian award ‘Grand Cross of the Order of Honour’ to PM Narendra Modi?
Ans. Greece

Q. Which movie won the ‘Best Film Award’ in the 69th National Film Award 2023?
Ans. Rocketry

Q. Who won the ‘Best Actor Award’ in the 69th National Film Award 2023?
Ans. Allu Arjun (for Pushpa)

Q. Who won the ‘Best Actress Award’ in the 69th National Film Award 2023?
Ans. Alia Bhatt (for Gangubai Kathiawadi) and Kriti Sanon (for Mimi)

Q. India unveils World’s First Portable Hospital under the ‘Project BHISHM’. What is the name of the Portable Hospital?
Ans. Arogya Maitri Cube
> Project BHISHM = Bharat Health Initiative for Sahyog Hita and Maitri

Q. World’s Highest Fighter Airfield will be constructed in which place?
Ans. Ladakh
> It will be constructed by Border Road Organization

Q. Which Indian city won the ‘National Smart City Awards 2022’?
Ans. Indore (Madhya Pradesh)

Q. Who is the author of the book ‘How Prime Ministers Decide’?
Ans. Neerja Chowdhury

Q. Recently UNESCO has chosen which city for the first time for water management system in India?
Ans. Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh

Q. Who won the ‘Diamond League 2023’ title in the Javelin throw?
Ans. Jakub Vadlejch
> He is from Czech Republic

Q. Which Indian state won the ‘National Smart State Awards 2022’?
Ans. Madhya Pradesh

Q. Which giant e-commerce company has opened its first floating store on Dal Lake in Srinagar?
Ans. Amazon

Q. What is the name of the female robot developed by ISRO for the Gaganyaan mission?
Ans. Vyom Mitra

Q. Which place was declared as the Best Tourism Village of India 2023?
Ans. Biswanath Ghat, Assam

Q. Which Indian Union Territory (UT) won the ‘National Smart Union Territory Awards 2022’?
Ans. Chandigarh

Q. The 18th East Asia Summit was held in?
Ans. Jakarta (Indonesia)

Q. What is India’s rank in ‘Global Innovation Index 2023’?
Ans. 40th
> 1st – Switzerland, 2nd – Sweden, 3rd – US

Q. Which company launched India’s first UPI based ATM at the Global Fintech Fest in Mumbai?
Ans. Hitachi Payment Services

Most Important GK Questions for Competitive Exams 2023-2024

Q. Which country has launched the ‘Alive with Opportunity’ campaign to increase trade with India?
Ans. Britain

Q. Who won gold medal in the Under-20 World Wrestling Championship 2023?
Ans. Priya Malik

Q. How many nations participated in the ‘Exercise Bright Star-23’ which took place in Egypt? source
Ans. This year 34 countries participated in the exercise
> This is the first time that Indian Air Forces participated
> It is a multination exercise

Q. Which country is the Best Country as per the US News and World Report of Best Countries List 2023?
Ans. Switzerland

Q. Who won the F1 Dutch Grand Prix 2023?
Ans. Max Verstappen
> He drives Red Bull
> He is from Netherlands

Q. Who is the global partner for the Men’s Cricket World Cup 2023?
Ans. Mastercard

Q. What name has been given by PM Narendra Modi to the New Parliament Building?
Ans. Samvidhan Sadan (Constitution House)

Q. Who won the ‘Best Actor’ award in the 69th National Film Awards 2023?
Ans. Allu Arjun (for the movie Pushpa)

Q. Recently the ‘Statue of Oneness’ unveiled in Madhya Pradesh. Whose statue is this?
Ans. Hindu sait Adi Shankaracharya

Q. Which team won the ‘Asia Cup Cricket 2023’ title?
Ans. India

Most Important GK Questions

Q. Which city is in the top in the survey of ‘Swachh Vayu Survekshan 2023’ (Clean Air Survey)?
Ans. Indore (Madhya Pradesh)

Q. Which state government launched the ‘Amrit Brikshya Andolan’ mobile App?
Ans. Assam
> Objective – To increase the forest cover in Assam

Q. As per recent survey report, which state has the highest number of Elephants population in India?
Ans. Karnataka
> Bandipur National Park has the highest number of Elephants

Q. Who has been appointed as the new Chief Justice of Bombay High Court?
Ans. Devendra Kumar Upadhyaya

Q. For boosting the cyber security of India, which new Operating System (OS) will replace the Microsoft OS in the computers of Ministry of Defence, India?
Ans. Maya OS
> It is developed by Indian Defence Research and Development Organisation

Q. Who became the first Indian athlete to win gold medal in World Athletics Championship 2023?
Ans. Neeraj Chopra
> He is related with Javelin Throw

Q. Which rocket will launch the Aditya-L1 mission to observe the Sun?
Ans. PSLV-XL

Q. Which bank has become the top lender to public sector companies in the financial year 2023?
Ans. Canara Bank

Q. Which country won maximum medals in the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Junior World Championship 2023?
Ans. China

Q. Which Indian city has become ‘India’s first Solar City’?
Ans. Sanchi (Madhya Pradesh)

Q. Who is the new chairman of Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC)?
Ans. Sanjay Kumar Agarwal

Q. Which country has became the World’s Freest Economy?
Ans. Singapore
> It means an economy which is not under the control of any other economy

Most Important GK Questions 2023-2024

Q. Who won the ‘India Open Badminton Championship 2023’ title in men’s single category?
Ans. Kunlavut Vitidsarn
> He belongs to Thailand

Q. Who won the ‘India Open Badminton Championship 2023’ title in women’s single category?
Ans. An Se-young
> She belongs to South Korea

Q. Recently the joint military training exercise ‘Cyclone I’ conducted between which two countries?
Ans. India and Egypt
> Location of training exercise – Jaisalmer (Rajasthan)

Q. Who became the Prime Minister of New Zealand?
Ans. Chris Hipkins

Q. Which Indian state has became the first state to implement ‘Blindness Control Policy’?
Ans. Rajasthan

Q. Who has been appointed as the new Chief Economist of OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development)?
Ans. Claire Lombardelli

Q. What is the name of India’s first 5G enabled drone?
Ans. Skyhawk

Q. A new special education program ‘Saharsh’ is launched by which Indian state government?
Ans. Tripura

Q. Recently the government has approved a new integrated food security scheme under which Free foodgrains will be provided to the poor. This new integrated food security scheme is under which yojana?
Ans. Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (PMGKAY)

Q. India recently carries out successful test launch of which missile on 10 January 2023 from Chandipur, Odisha?
Ans. Prithvi II

Q. On 23 January 2023 Indian Navy commissioned a new submarine into Indian Navy. What is its name?
Ans. INS Vagir

Q. Which IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) has developed ‘BharOS’ operating system?
Ans. IIT Madras

Q. Which Indian state will be the first ‘Green Energy state’ by the end of year 2025?
Ans. Himachal Pradesh

Q. Who became the youngest cricket player to hit a double century in ODI?
Ans. Shubman Gill
> He hits 208 runs in 149 balls against a ODI match with New Zealand

Q Which district in India became the first constitution literate district?
Ans. Kollam, Kerala

Q. Which educational governing body has launched India’s first national assessment regulator ‘PARAKH’?
Ans. NCERT
> PARAKH = Performance Assessment, Review, and Analysis of Knowledge for Holistic Development
> NCERT = National Council for Education Research and Training

Q. Recently ‘Charaideo Moidams’ (burial sites of Ahom Kingdom) nominated for UNESCO World Heritage Sites. It is located in which Indian state?
Ans. Assam

Awards and Honours 2024

New Appointments 2023