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A)
Aegon
B)
Birla Sun
C)
Bharti AXA
D)
Bajaj Allianz

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Bharti AXA

Note : Bharti AXA General Insurance has launched unique campaign 'Caregivers' to support cancer survivors in the battle against the killer disease.

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Published On : February 7, 2021
A)
Emily Dickinson
B)
Jhumpa Lahiri
C)
Arthur Conan Doyle
D)
Robert Ervin Howard

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Jhumpa Lahiri

Note : The Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jhumpa Lahiri is coming up with new book titled Whereabouts.

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Published On : February 7, 2021
A)
MoD
B)
MoES
C)
DoNER
D)
MoHUA

Correct Answer : Option (D) - MoHUA

Note : The MoHUA has launched the Mobile Application for PMSVANidhi se Samriddhi- Socio-economic profiling of PM SVANidhi beneficiaries and their families to link them to various Central government Schemes.

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Published On : February 7, 2021
A)
Flipkart
B)
Amazon
C)
Google Cloud
D)
Facebook

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Google Cloud

Note : The Google Cloud has appointed Bikram Singh Bedi as its new managing director for India business.

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Published On : February 7, 2021
A)
Airbus
B)
Rolls Royce
C)
General Dynamics
D)
Paras Aerospace

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Paras Aerospace

Note : The SpearUAV has signed an MoU with Paras Aerospace to introduce encapsulated Ninox 40 system to the Indian market.

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Published On : February 7, 2021
A)
Praveen Sinha
B)
RK Shukla
C)
Amit Dutta
D)
AR Murugadoss

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Praveen Sinha

Note : The Department of Personnel and Training, under Personnel Ministry has appointed Praveen Sinha as the interim director of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).

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Published On : February 6, 2021
A)
SkyRoot
B)
SpaceX
C)
ISRO
D)
NASA

Correct Answer : Option (B) - SpaceX

Note : Elon Musk's SpaceX has announced that it will launch its first all-civilian orbital spaceflight in late 2021.

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Published On : February 6, 2021
A)
S.N. Subrahmanyan
B)
Ross Barker
C)
Pradeep Kumar Joshi
D)
Varahagiri Venkata Giri

Correct Answer : Option (A) - S.N. Subrahmanyan

Note : The Ministry of Labour & Employment has appointed S.N. Subrahmanyan as the new Chairman of the National Safety Council (NSC) of India for a period of three years.

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Published On : February 6, 2021
A)
Nepal
B)
Sri Lanka
C)
Iran
D)
Bangladesh

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Sri Lanka

Note :

In its recent cabinet meeting, Sri Lanka has decided that the East terminal of Colombo port will be 100% owned and operated by the state-owned Sri Lanka Port Authority (SLPA).
Earlier, the country had signed deal with India and Japan for operating the port with 49% stake by the two countries and majority stake by SLPA. India announced that it expects Sri Lank to honour its agreement.

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Published On : February 6, 2021
A)
Baroda Mutual Fund
B)
Aditya Birla Sun Life Mutual Fund
C)
BNP Paribas Mutual Fund
D)
Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund

Note :

The Supreme Court has directed Franklin Templeton Mutual Fund to distribute Rs 9,122 crore to unitholders of the six schemes that were shut by the company in April 2020.
SBI Mutual Fund has been directed to carry out the process of disbursement. Franklin Templeton has been mandated to distribute the said money within twenty days from the date of order.

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Published On : February 6, 2021