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A)
10
B)
15
C)
25
D)
35

Correct Answer :   25


NTPC Limited has agreed to help the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB) to set up 25 Continuous ambient air quality monitoring stations (CAAQMS) across six States and three Union Territories (UTs) in India.

Published On : July 16, 2021
A)
NITI Aayog
B)
Ministry of Communication
C)
Ministry of Science and Technology
D)
Ministry of Human Resource and Development

Correct Answer :   Ministry of Communication


The Department of Telecommunications (DoT) of the Ministry of Communication has recently launched ‘5G Hackathon’ in association with government and industry stakeholders.
The Hackathon aims to convert new ideas into feasible 5-G products and solutions in the country. All students, start-ups, SMEs, academic institutions and registered companies in India and even NRIs can participate in the event.

Published On : July 16, 2021
A)
Cochin
B)
Gandhi Nagar
C)
Thiruvananthapuram
D)
Tiruchirappalli

Correct Answer :   Tiruchirappalli


A four-day ‘International Conference on Banana’ was recently organised by the National Research Centre for Banana (NRCB), an institution under the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), in association with Bioversity International, during 22-25 February, 2020.
ICAR’s National Research Centre for Banana is based at Tiruchirappali, Tamil Nadu. The Conference is organised at Tiruchirappalli on the theme of ‘Innovations in sustainable production and value chain management in banana’.

Published On : July 16, 2021
A)
Australia
B)
Oman
C)
Qatar
D)
Japan

Correct Answer :   Australia


The Mobile Training Team of the Australian Border Force conducted the training course on ‘Vessel Search Technique’ for the personnel of Indian Coast Guard, Customs and Coastal Security Group members of the Tamil Nadu Police.
Indian Coast Guard organised this training course at the capital of Tamil Nadu, Chennai, along with the Border Force of Australia.

Published On : July 16, 2021
A)
D Rajkumar
B)
Pradosh Kumar Rath
C)
MR Kumar
D)
Pravin Kumar Purwar

Correct Answer :   MR Kumar


The insurance regulator IRDAI has set up a committee to examine whether life insurers can offer indemnity based health policies. IRDAI has now set up a nine-member committee led by MR Kumar, Chairman, Life Insurance Corporation of India to look into the issue.

Published On : July 16, 2021
A)
Kenya
B)
Gabon
C)
Algeria
D)
Mauritius

Correct Answer :   Mauritius


Mauritius, long considered a tax haven, has been listed in the FATF’s grey list. This has raised questions about the fate of FPI from Mauritius in India.

Published On : July 16, 2021
A)
Mumbai
B)
New Delhi
C)
Bengaluru
D)
Hyderabad

Correct Answer :   New Delhi


Central Vista is an ambitious plan that includes setting up of a new Parliament building, bringing all central ministries closer, and redeveloping the existing heritage structures in and around the central vista. Under the project, eight new government office buildings, a new Parliament House and a residential complex near the South Block that could house the homes of the Prime Minister and the Vice-President are among the projects that may come.

Published On : July 16, 2021
A)
Goa
B)
Madhya Pradesh
C)
Assam
D)
Uttar Pradesh

Correct Answer :   Madhya Pradesh


Madhya Pradesh has become the first state in the country to launch the unified vehicle registration card, Chief Minister Kamal Nath saidon February 25.

Published On : July 16, 2021
A)
New Delhi
B)
Noida
C)
Lucknow
D)
Gurugram

Correct Answer :   New Delhi


The 16th Session of the Joint Ministerial Commission (JMC) was held between India and Australia in New Delhi on 24 February 2020. The Session was co-chaired by Union Minister of Railways and Commerce & Industry Piyush Goyal, Government of India and Senator Simon Birmingham, Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment, Government of Australia.

Published On : July 16, 2021
A)
Ministry of Mines
B)
Ministry of Finance
C)
Ministry of Labour and Employment
D)
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting

Correct Answer :   Ministry of Labour and Employment


Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar on February 25 said his ministry will soon launch a mobile app 'Santusht' with an aim to address issues of beneficiaries of Employees State Insurance (ESI) scheme.

Published On : July 16, 2021