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A)
China
B)
Japan
C)
Russia
D)
United States

Correct Answer :   United States


India and the US have set up the first ever secure communication link between the Indian Navy & US Central as well as Pacific Naval Commands under the COMCASA pact at New Delhi, India. As a result of the implementation of the COMCASA, US has also activated the Selective Availability Anti-Spoofing Module GPS system in some of C-130 and C-17 transport aircraft. About COMCASA: COMCASA - COMmunications, Compatibility And Security Agreement. It is the Indo-US military-information sharing pact and was signed at the 2+2 bilateral summit on 6th September, 2018. COMCASA is one of the three foundation agreements that need to be signed by a country with the United States to share high-end encrypted communication and satellite data. The other 2 pacts are: i) LEMOA (Logistics Exchange Memorandum of Agreement), ii) BECA (Basic Exchange and Cooperation Agreement).

Published On : July 11, 2021
A)
Esha Singh
B)
Manu Bhaker
C)
Shreya Agarwal
D)
Mehuli Ghosh

Correct Answer :   Shreya Agarwal


In 12th Asian Airgun Championship, Shreya Agarwal won gold medal and breaks Junior World Record and Asian Record in 10m Air Rifle Women Junior event by scoring 252.5 points surpassing China's Rooseux Zhao who set record last year by scoring 252.4.

Published On : July 11, 2021
A)
Tata Power
B)
Suzlon
C)
Adani Power
D)
Reliance Power

Correct Answer :   Tata Power


Tata Power and Indraprastha Gas Limited (IGL) signed a memorandum of understanding to set up integrated customer services and optimize value for customers. The pact will also cover common safeguard activities of underground assets (pipes and cables) including the right of way for activities like maintenance and laying of pipes and cables, routine patrolling of under and above ground assets.

Published On : July 11, 2021
A)
Anita Desai
B)
Aravind Adiga
C)
Yogaditya Sinha Rawal
D)
Manoshi Sinha Rawal

Correct Answer :   Manoshi Sinha Rawal


The Indian Publishing company, Garuda Prakashan Private Limited, launched its book 'Saffron Swords- Centuries of Indic Resistance to Invaders's. Written by Manoshi Sinha Rawal, it is a book on 52 unsung warriors of India from the last 1300 years.

Published On : July 11, 2021
A)
Telangana
B)
Karnataka
C)
Tamil Nadu
D)
Uttar Pradesh

Correct Answer :   Telangana


For the second year in succession, Telangana ranks number 1 in the e-Learning training program of theDepartment of Personnel and Training (DoPT), Government India. During the financial year 2018-19, Dr. MCR HRD Institute enrolled over 20,000 field staff in different districts of the State to impart training on 12 soft skills modules and 3 domain-specific modules on RTI, Office Procedures, and Finance & amp; Accounts, apart from Sustainable Development Goals.

Published On : July 11, 2021
A)
Anu Aga
B)
Indra Nooyi
C)
Meera Sanyal
D)
Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

Correct Answer :   Indra Nooyi


Indra Nooyi wins ETPrime 'Global Indian Woman of the Year'. Whereas GIC India's Alice Vaidyan wins ETPrime 'Woman CEO of the Year'; Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw wins ETPrime 'Business Woman of the Year'. And Meera Sanyal won ET Prime 'Lifetime Achievement' award posthumously.

Published On : July 11, 2021
A)
Bajaj Finance Limited
B)
Muthoot Finance Ltd
C)
Manappuram Finance
D)
Mahindra & Mahindra Financial Services Limited

Correct Answer :   Manappuram Finance


Manappuram Finance, a Non-banking finance company withdrew a release which had issued earlier regarding securing Rs 695 crore debt funding from NABARD.Previously this Rs 695 crore funding will agree to use for priority sector lending.

Published On : July 11, 2021
A)
Ravinder Singh
B)
Durjoy Datta
C)
Bhabhani Bhattacharya
D)
Amit Chaudhuri

Correct Answer :   Bhabhani Bhattacharya


The book "Gandhi: The Writer" was authored by Bhabhani Bhattacharya, who wrote social-realist fiction. He is described as belonging to the social realism school of Indo-Anglian literature. His writings exhibit the influence of Rabindranath Tagore and Mahatma Gandhi. Unlike other social realists like Premchand, Bhattacharya adopted a pedagogical approach to making novels out of ideas, utilizing satire and making his ideas more tangible through situational examples.

Published On : July 11, 2021
A)
Union Bank of India
B)
Dena Bank
C)
Axis Bank
D)
Bank of Baroda

Correct Answer :   Bank of Baroda


Bank of Baroda (BoB) became the second largest public sector undertaking (PSU) bank after merging Dena Bank and Vijaya Bank into itself as part of the first three-way amalgamation. BoB is now the third-largest bank after State Bank of India (SBI) and HDFC Bank. Following the merger, the number of PSBs has come down to 18. The consolidated bank will have over 9,500 branches, 13,400 ATMs, 85,000 employees to serve 12 crore customers. The bank will have a business mix of Rs 15 lakh crore of balance sheet, with deposits and advances of Rs 8.75 lakh crore and Rs 6.25 lakh crore, respectively. Post-amalgamation, the bank will have a 22 per cent market share in Gujarat and 8-10 per cent market share in Maharashtra, Karnataka, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh.

Published On : July 11, 2021
A)
Vinod K. Dasari
B)
Lalit Malik
C)
Rajeev Sharma
D)
B GovindaRajan

Correct Answer :   Vinod K. Dasari


Eicher Motors Ltd. has appointed Vinod K. Dasari as the Chief Executive Officer of Royal Enfield. He will also join the board of Eicher Motors as executive director with immediate effect. He stepped down as MD and CEO of Ashok Leyland on March 31. He takes over from Siddhartha Lal, who will continue as the MD of Eicher Motors. The company also plans to invest Rs.700 crore in capital expenditure for 2019-20. The planned expenditure will include completion of construction work of the Technology Centre, Phase-2 of the Vallam Vadagal plant in Tamil Nadu and towards the development of new platforms and products.

Published On : July 11, 2021