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A)
Narendra Modi
B)
Amith Shah
C)
Rajnath Singh
D)
Ram Nath Kovind

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Rajnath Singh

Note : The fifth(5th) edition of the World Congress on Disaster Management (WCDM) was virtually inaugurated by the Union Defence Minister, "Rajnath Singh". The event has been organised at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi campus from November 24-27, 2021. The theme of the 5th WCDM is Technology, Finance and Capacity for Building Resilience to Disasters in the Contexts of Covid-19.

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Published On : November 26, 2021
A)
ITC
B)
Lupin
C)
Sun Pharma
D)
Aurobindo Pharma

Correct Answer : Option (A) - ITC

Note :

A diversified Indian company, ITC Limited on November 25, 2021 confirmed that it is developing a nasal spray for COVID-19 prevention for which it has initiated clinical trials.
 
Developed by scientists at ITC Life Sciences and Technology Centre (LSTC), Bengaluru, the company plans to market the nasal spray under the Savlon brand once it gets all the requisite regulatory approvals, according to sources.

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Published On : November 26, 2021
A)
Bihar
B)
Delhi
C)
Uttarakhand
D)
Uttar Pradesh

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Delhi

Note : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced on November 25, 2021 that a Yamuna Cleaning Cell will be constituted to expedite inter-departmental coordination and execution of projects for cleaning the heavily polluted Yamuna river.

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Published On : November 26, 2021
A)
9.3%
B)
9.7%
C)
10.4%
D)
11.2%

Correct Answer : Option (A) - 9.3%

Note : Moody’s Investors Service in its latest report has projected that the economic growth in India will rebound strongly. It has pegged GDP growth for the nation at 9.3% and 7.9% in FY22 and FY23, respectively. India recently hit record Covid-19 vaccination rates. Moody’s notes that the vaccination drive in India has gathered pace after the second wave.

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Published On : November 26, 2021
A)
3rd
B)
4th
C)
5th
D)
6th

Correct Answer : Option (C) - 5th

Note : Prime Minister "Narendra Modi" laid the foundation Stone of Noida International Airport at Jewar in Uttar Pradesh on November 25, 2021. The Jewar airport is the second international aerodrome in Delhi-National Capital Region (NCR). It is the fifth(5th) international airport in Uttar Pradesh. Uttar Pradesh has now become the state with the highest number of international airport in India.

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Published On : November 25, 2021
A)
25th November
B)
26th November
C)
27th November
D)
28th November

Correct Answer : Option (B) - 26th November

Note : Constitution Day is celebrated in India on 26th November every year to commemorate the adoption of the Constitution of India. The Constituent Assembly of India adopted the Constitution of India On 26th November 1949, and it came into effect on 26 January 1950.

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Published On : November 25, 2021
A)
Amit Shah
B)
Arjun Munda
C)
Kiren Rijiju
D)
Jitendra Singh

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Jitendra Singh

Note :

Science and Technology Minister, "Jitendra Singh" has launched India’s first Virtual Science Lab for Children under CSIR (Council of Scientific and Industrial Research) Jigyasa Programme. These labs will connect students with scientists across the country. To provide quality research exposure and innovative pedagogy for school students based on an online interactive medium.
 
The new facility will immensely benefit students from Kendriya Vidyalayas, Navodaya Vidyalayas, and Government Schools. The virtual lab would provide a virtual tour of CSIR laboratories and expose students to research infrastructure. CSIR has also partnered with the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay to develop a Virtual Lab platform under Jigyasa programme.

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Published On : November 25, 2021
A)
Tamil Nadu
B)
Uttar Pradesh
C)
Madhya Pradesh
D)
Andhra Pradesh

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Madhya Pradesh

Note : Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister, "Shivraj Singh Chouhan" has announced the renaming of Indore’s "Patalpani railway station" after tribal icon Tantya Bhil, who was well known as ‘Indian Robin Hood’ by the tribals. CM also announced that 2 other landmarks, the Bhanwar Kuan intersection, and MR 10 bus stand, in Indore will also be named after Tantya Bhil. Notably, Bhopal’s Habibganj railway station was recently named after Rani Kamalapati, a tribal queen.

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Published On : November 25, 2021
A)
November 27th
B)
November 26th
C)
November 25th
D)
November 24th

Correct Answer : Option (A) - November 27th

Note : In its effort to control air quality from turning toxic again, the Delhi government announced on November 24, 2021 said that only CNG and electric vehicles will be allowed entry into the city from November 27th. Entry of the rest of the vehicles will remain banned till 3 December, said state environment minister Gopal Rai. In addition to this, he announced that schools, colleges, and educational institutions in the national capital will reopen on 29 November.

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Published On : November 25, 2021
A)
November 29th
B)
December 1st
C)
December 3rd
D)
December 5th

Correct Answer : Option (C) - December 3rd

Note :

Delhi Chief Minister "Arvind Kejriwal" on Wednesday(24-11-2021) announced that the first train for Ayodhya, under the free pilgrimage scheme, would depart from Delhi on December 3, and the registrations for the same have started.
 
The Chief Minister added that the free pilgrimage to the Vailankanni Church in Tamil Nadu has also been included in the list of places of pilgrimage under the free Teerth Yatra scheme for the benefit of senior citizens of the Christian community of Delhi.
 
All the expenses for the pilgrimage will be borne by the Delhi government under the Mukhya Mantri Teerth Yatra Yojna.

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Published On : November 25, 2021