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A)
Sputnik
B)
Covaxin
C)
SINOVAC
D)
Sinopharm

Correct Answer : Option (C) - SINOVAC

Note : The World Health Organisation gave its approval to the Chinese COVID-19 vaccine SINOVAC for emergency use. This is 8th vaccine to receive the Emergency Use Listing from WHO.

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Published On : June 3, 2021
A)
Joe Ingles
B)
Derrick Rose
C)
Jordan Clarkson
D)
Jalen Brunson

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Jordan Clarkson

Note : NEW YORK, May 24, 2021 – Utah Jazz guard Jordan Clarkson has won the 2020-21 Kia NBA Sixth Man Award for his contributions in a reserve role, the NBA announced today. This is the first Sixth Man honor for Clarkson, who becomes the first player to win the annual award with the Jazz.

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Published On : June 3, 2021
A)
CBI
B)
CBDT
C)
SIDBI
D)
NITI Aayog

Correct Answer : Option (B) - CBDT

Note : Jagannath Bidyadhar Mohapatra a member of Central Board of Direct Taxes has been given the additional charge as the Chairman of CBDT for a period of three months.

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Published On : June 3, 2021
A)
RDSO
B)
NASA
C)
ISRO
D)
DRDO

Correct Answer : Option (A) - RDSO

Note : The Research Design and Standards Organization, which sets standards for the Indian Railway Sector has become the first standards body in the country to join 'One Nation, One Standard' scheme of the central government.

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Published On : June 3, 2021
A)
Japan
B)
China
C)
Australia
D)
Vietnam

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Vietnam

Note : The Vietnamese authorities have discovered a very dangerous variant of COVID-19 that has combined mutations first found in India and the UK and is spreading very quickly by air.

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Published On : June 3, 2021
A)
5%
B)
10%
C)
15%
D)
20%

Correct Answer : Option (B) - 10%

Note : The Maharashtra government has decided to give 10 percent reservation to students and candidates belonging to the Economically Weaker category.

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Published On : June 3, 2021
A)
5.1%
B)
6.7%
C)
7.9%
D)
8.6%

Correct Answer : Option (C) - 7.9%

Note : The SBI economist in its research report has sharply cut the GDP growth estimates for Indian economy to 7.9 percent in FY22.

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Published On : June 3, 2021
A)
08 July
B)
15 June
C)
01 June
D)
31 May

Correct Answer : Option (C) - 01 June

Note : To honour their contributions, the United Nations General Assembly established the Global Day of Parents in 2012, which is celebrated every year on the 1st of June all around the world. This day encourages both the children and the parents to spend time with each other to create cherishable memories.

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Published On : June 2, 2021
A)
Alpha
B)
Beta
C)
Gamma
D)
Delta

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Alpha

Note : The World Health Organization has named the B.1.1.7 COVID-19 variant that was first discovered in the United Kingdom as "Alpha".

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Published On : June 2, 2021
A)
SBI
B)
YES Bank
C)
HDFC Bank
D)
Canara Bank

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Canara Bank

Note : The Canara Bank introduced three loan initiatives Chikitsa, Jeevanrekha and Suraksha for its customers to help them cope with the corona virus outbreak.

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Published On : June 2, 2021