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A)
Peter Siddle
B)
Mitchell Starc
C)
Josh Hazlewood
D)
Jason Behrendorff

Correct Answer :   Peter Siddle


Australian bowler Peter Siddle on December 29, 2019 announced his retirement from international cricket after taking 221 wickets in 67 Test matches.

Published On : July 15, 2021
A)
Deendayal Naidu
B)
Suresh Chitvan
C)
Ashok Kapoor
D)
H K Joshi

Correct Answer :   H K Joshi


Shipping Corporation of India appointed as H.K. Joshi, Chairperson & Managing Director (CMD). The company holds the additional charge of the post of Director (Finance) of the company for three months with effect from 19 December 2019. Shipping Corporation of India Shipping Corporation of India is a Government of India Public Sector Enterprise with its headquarters in Mumbai.

Published On : July 15, 2021
A)
31st
B)
40th
C)
47th
D)
56th

Correct Answer :   47th


On December 28, 2019 global property consultant Knight Frank released a report titled "Global House Price Index Q3 2019". The report was about housing prices in a particular quarter of the financial year. As per the report, India was ranked at 47th place out of 56 countries, while Hungary topped the list.

Published On : July 15, 2021
A)
Anil Ambani
B)
Ratan Tata
C)
Adi Godrej
D)
Neerav Modi

Correct Answer :   Ratan Tata


Tata Sons chairman Ratan Tata emerged as India's most searched business tycoon on Google in 2019. Google released a Year in Search 2019 report shows what was trending on the world's largest search engine during the year in India.

Published On : July 15, 2021
A)
Japan
B)
China
C)
Russia
D)
North Korea

Correct Answer :   China


China successfully launched the largest carrier rocket of the country, Long March-5 from Wenchang Space Launch Center in south China's Hainan Province. Long March-5 Rocket The rocket known as CZ-5 blasted off with more than 1,000 tonnes of thrust at 8.45 pm, Xinhua reported. The Chinese space authorities declared the mission a complete success just over half an hour after the lift-off when the Shijian-20 satellite it carried entered its designated orbit.

Published On : July 15, 2021
A)
Anjum Chopra
B)
Mithali Raj
C)
HamandeepKaur
D)
Jhulan Goswami

Correct Answer :   Anjum Chopra


Former cricketers Krish Srikkanth and Anjum Chopra (women's) were selected for the 2019 CK Nayudu Lifetime Award of BCCI.

Published On : July 15, 2021
A)
USA
B)
China
C)
India
D)
Pakistan

Correct Answer :   Pakistan


Pakistan rolls out first batch of its indigenous dual-seat fighter jets JF-17 manufactured in collaboration with China.

Published On : July 15, 2021
A)
Shershah
B)
Sherkhan
C)
Bahadur
D)
Flogger

Correct Answer :   Bahadur


The MiG-27, which is known to NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) as the 'Flogger' and to Indian Air Force (IAF) as 'Bahadur', flew its last sortie in Jodhpur, Rajasthan. After this flight, IAF bid adieu to its squadron of seven aircraft as all were decommissioned. The last MiG-27 unit to operate the jet, Number 29 Squadron, bid farewell to jet in Jodhpur Air Base where the aircraft participated in a flypast.

Published On : July 15, 2021
A)
Russia
B)
Germany
C)
France
D)
United Kingdom

Correct Answer :   France


Louis Pasteur was born on December 27, 1822, in Dole, Jura, France, to a Catholic family of a poor tanner. In Pasteur's early work as a chemist, beginning at the Ecole Normale Superieure, and continuing at Strasbourg and Lille, he examined the chemical, optical and crystallographic properties of a group of compounds known as tartrates.

Published On : July 15, 2021
A)
NIACL
B)
HDFC
C)
GIC
D)
LIC

Correct Answer :   GIC


Digit Insurance awarded the General Insurance Company of the Year 2019 in Singapore by Asia Insurance Review Award named the Fastest Growing General Insurance Company in the world with a 1% market share (Q2 FY2019-20) fortified their product portfolio with the launch of retail Health Insurance product Digit Health Care Plus.

Published On : July 15, 2021