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A)
Twitter
B)
Google
C)
Facebook
D)
Microsoft

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Google

Note : The Delhi government joined hands with tech giant Google to provide real-time information about buses to commuters as well as make public transport more user-friendly in the national capital.  Now, passengers will be able to plan their bus journeys to the minute, according to Gahlot.

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Published On : July 17, 2021
A)
16 July
B)
17 July
C)
18 July
D)
19 July

Correct Answer : Option (B) - 17 July

Note : World Day for International Justice is observed on 17 July each year to promote international criminal justice and as a way of supporting the work of the ICC. The aim of this day is to unite everyone who wants to support justice as well as promote victims rights.

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Published On : July 17, 2021
A)
NITI Aayog
B)
Ministry of Defence
C)
National Commission for Women
D)
Ministry of Women and Child Development

Correct Answer : Option (C) - National Commission for Women

Note : The National Commission for Women (NCW) has signed an MoU with Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPR&D) for gender sensitization of police personnel across the country. The MoU between the two organisations was signed in the presence of Members and officials of the Commission.

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Published On : July 17, 2021
A)
Hyderabad
B)
Surat
C)
Agra
D)
Noida

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Noida

Note : The Indian Academy of Highway Engineers has signed an Agreement with the University of New South Wales, Australia to set up a Centre for Advanced Transportation Technology and Systems at its headquarter in Noida.

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Published On : July 17, 2021
A)
Odisha
B)
Rajasthan
C)
Uttar Pradesh
D)
Madhya Pradesh

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Odisha

Note : Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik disbursed COVID assistance worth Rs 385 crore to 26 lakh registered construction workers of the state.

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Published On : July 17, 2021
A)
Chandigarh
B)
Puducherry
C)
Ladakh
D)
Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Ladakh

Note : The Ladakh administration has signed a tripartite MoU with Sikkim State Organic Certification Agency to convert the Union Territory of Ladakh into an organic entity by 2025.

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Published On : July 17, 2021
A)
Lucknow
B)
Varanasi
C)
Ranchi
D)
Indore

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Varanasi

Note : Prime Minister Modi recently inaugurated the International Cooperation & Convention Centre ‘Rudraksh’ in Varanasi. It has been made with the financial help of Japan. As many as 108 Rudraksh have been installed at the convention centre and its roof is shaped like a Shiva Linga.

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Published On : July 16, 2021
A)
Reimagining youth skills post-pandemic
B)
Post pandemic skills to make a dream true
C)
Learning to learn for life and work post-pandemic
D)
Youth skills for work and life in the post-pandemic agenda

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Reimagining youth skills post-pandemic

Note : The theme for World Youth Skills Day 2021 is Reimagining Youth Skills Post-Pandemic.

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Published On : July 16, 2021
A)
Rs 5100.50 crore
B)
Rs 4607.30 crore
C)
Rs 3270.50 crore
D)
Rs 2890.70 crore

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Rs 4607.30 crore

Note : The Union Cabinet has approved the continuation of National AYUSH Mission (NAM) as a Centrally Sponsored Scheme from 01-04-2021 to 31-03-2026 with financial implication of Rs. 4607.30 crore (Rs 3,000 crore as Central Share and Rs. 1607.30 crore as State Share).

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Published On : July 16, 2021
A)
Oman
B)
Qatar
C)
Bahrain
D)
Saudi Arabia

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Bahrain

Note : Journalist and playwright Omchery N N Pillai has been selected for the Bahrain Keraleeya Samajam Literary Award for 2021.

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Published On : July 16, 2021