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A)
Invest India
B)
Invest Lithuania
C)
Invest Australia
D)
Invest Abu Dhabi

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Invest India

Note : Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal and Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar have congratulated Invest India, which has been awarded the world's most innovative Investment Promotion Agency 2021 by OCO Global.

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Published On : July 7, 2021
A)
Balaji Biotech
B)
Aditya Biologicals
C)
Panacea Biotec
D)
Cadila Pharmaceuticals

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Panacea Biotec

Note : Panacea Biotec has received its licence from the Drugs Controller General of India to manufacture the Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine at its facility in Baddi, Himachal Pradesh.

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Published On : July 7, 2021
A)
Aramex India
B)
Aegis Logistics
C)
TCI Express
D)
Transport Corporation of India

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Aramex India

Note : The Federation of Indian Export Organisations has inked a memorandum of understanding with logistics service provider Aramex India to support MSME exporters in India.

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Published On : July 7, 2021
A)
National Initiative for Project Understanding and Numeracy
B)
National Initiative for Professional Understanding and Numeracy
C)
National Initiative for Periodic Research in Universal Educational Needs
D)
National Initiative for Proficiency in Reading with Understanding and Numeracy

Correct Answer : Option (D) - National Initiative for Proficiency in Reading with Understanding and Numeracy

Note : NIPUN stands for National Initiative for Proficiency in Reading with Understanding and Numeracy and has been launched under the aegis of the centrally sponsored scheme of Samagra Shiksha.

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Published On : July 7, 2021
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31 August 2021
B)
30 September 2021
C)
30 November 2021
D)
31 December 2021

Correct Answer : Option (B) - 30 September 2021

Note : The RBI has extended the validity of the interest equalization scheme for pre-and-post-shipment rupee export credit by three months through 30 September 2021.

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Published On : July 7, 2021
A)
United India Insurance Company
B)
National Insurance Corporation
C)
Oriental Insurance Company
D)
Life Insurance Corporation

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Life Insurance Corporation

Note : The LIC has launched New Saral Pension Scheme. It has a single premium. non-participating, non-linked, and individual annuity plan.

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Published On : July 7, 2021
A)
MobiKwik
B)
PhonePe
C)
Amazon Pay
D)
Google Pay

Correct Answer : Option (B) - PhonePe

Note : The Digital payments platform PhonePe has partnered with Flipkart to launch a contactless 'Scan and Pay' feature for Flipkart's pay-on-delivery orders.

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Published On : July 7, 2021
A)
To donate fund in 2nd phase
B)
Toraise tourism sector in 2nd phase
C)
To administrate 2nddose of vaccine
D)
To empower Education sector in 2nd phase

Correct Answer : Option (C) - To administrate 2nddose of vaccine

Note :

Goa Chief Minister PramodSawant announced that the Government is now launching TikaUtsav 1.2 from 5th July, which will emphasize on the administration of the 2nd dose of vaccine to those who have completed 84 days.
 
“However, all persons above 18 plus can walk-in to get either first or second dose during this drive at any of the venues.
 
The public may contact their local representative/health officials for the timetable of the venue in their locality”. Goa Government had extended the COVID-induced curfew till July 12.
 
According to the new guidelines issued in view of the decline in the daily count of coronavirus cases, the state government has eased certain restrictions and permitted shops across Goa to open from 7 am to 6 pm.

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Published On : July 6, 2021
A)
Srinagar
B)
Kathua
C)
Pulwama
D)
Udhampur

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Srinagar

Note :

Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha launched a golf training academy in Srinagar and said the Jammu and Kashmir administration has made the sport accessible to the common man and it is no longer a game of the elite only.
 
The academy was launched at the Kashmir Golf Club. He stated the restoration work of the historic Golf Course after the 2014 floods has been done in the best way while maintaining its originality.
 
With best-in-class golf courses, Jammu and Kashmir aspires to be the golfing capital of the country, he added a similar golf academy with national-level training facilities will be launched in Jammu soon.
 
Sinha mentioned that at least 17 national-level sports events would be held in Jammu and Kashmir this year so that the youth get an opportunity to showcase their talent.

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Published On : July 6, 2021
A)
UK
B)
Russia
C)
Israel
D)
Italy

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Italy

Note :

During his four-day visit to the UK and Italy, Indian Army Chief Manoj Naravane will inaugurate the Indian Army Memorial at Cassino in Italy, about 140 km away from Rome.
 
The memorial commemorates over 3,100 Commonwealth servicemen who took part in the effort to liberate Italy in World War II.
 
Apart from this, 900 Indian soldiers were also commemorated on this memorial. As per the Ministry of Defence, during the four-day visit, he will be meeting his counterparts and senior military leaders of these countries with an aim of enhancing India’s defence cooperation.

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Published On : July 6, 2021