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A)
English
B)
French
C)
Chinese
D)
Spanish

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Chinese

Note :

The International Astronomical Union (IAU) has approved eight Chinese names for features around the area on the Moon
Last year, China’s spacecraft Chang’e-5 probe landed near those places to collect samples from the lunar surface and return to Earth. China has been naming geographical entities on the Moon since 2010.

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Published On : June 1, 2021
A)
10
B)
5
C)
3
D)
2

Correct Answer : Option (C) - 3

Note : The three Indian peacekeepers, who laid down their lives while serving in UN peacekeeping missions in 2020 has been chosen to be awarded the prestigious UN medal posthumously for courage and sacrifice in the line of duty.

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Published On : May 31, 2021
A)
Ravindra Kaushik
B)
Samant Kumar Goel
C)
Mohanlal Bhaskar
D)
Saraswathi Rajamani

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Samant Kumar Goel

Note : The government extended the tenure of Research and Analysis Wing (R&AW) Chief Samant Kumar Goel, by one-year.

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Published On : May 31, 2021
A)
Mobikwik
B)
Payzapp
C)
LIC
D)
Paytm

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Paytm

Note : The Digital payments giant Paytm is planning to come out with an initial public offer worth USD 3 billion later this year.

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Published On : May 31, 2021
A)
90%
B)
80%
C)
70%
D)
60%

Correct Answer : Option (A) - 90%

Note : Dependent family members of such persons will be entitled to get the benefit of pension equivalent to 90% of average daily wage drawn by the worker as per the existing norms.

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Published On : May 31, 2021
A)
YUVA
B)
GURU
C)
UNNATI
D)
LAKSHYA

Correct Answer : Option (A) - YUVA

Note : The Department of Higher Education under Ministry of Education, has launched a new initiative called 'YUVA- Prime Minister's Scheme For Mentoring Young Authors'.

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Published On : May 31, 2021
A)
Indian Digital Broadcasting Network
B)
Indian Broadcasting Technology Limited
C)
Indian Broadcasting and Digital Foundation
D)
Indian Foundation for Broadcasting and Digital Platform

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Indian Broadcasting and Digital Foundation

Note : The Indian Broadcasting Foundation, the apex body of broadcasters in India, is being renamed as Indian Broadcasting and Digital Foundation.

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Published On : May 31, 2021
A)
Sachin Jain
B)
Jagjit Pavadia
C)
Mutha Ashok Jain
D)
Gyaneshwar Singh

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Jagjit Pavadia

Note : Jagjit Pavadia, the former Narcotics Commissioner of India, has been elected as the President of the International Narcotics Control Board.

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Published On : May 30, 2021
A)
SBI
B)
Canara Bank
C)
ICICI Bank
D)
HDFC Bank

Correct Answer : Option (C) - ICICI Bank

Note : The Private sector lender ICICI Bank has launched a unique facility, which allows linking a UPI ID with its digital wallet, 'Pockets'.

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Published On : May 30, 2021
A)
United Nations
B)
Amnesty International
C)
World Health Organisation
D)
Transparency International

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Amnesty International

Note : The Amnesty International Day is observed every year on May 28, because it was on this day in 1961 that this non-governmental organization was founded in London.

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Published On : May 30, 2021