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DAILY CURRENT AFFAIRS
A)
KMAMC
B)
HDFC AMC
C)
SBI Mutual Fund
D)
ICICI Prudential Mutual Fund

Correct Answer : Option (A) - KMAMC

Note : Kotak Mahindra AMC launched India's First International REIT Fund of Funds.

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Published On : July 20, 2021
A)
Mizoram
B)
Assam
C)
Sikkim
D)
Madhya Pradesh

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Mizoram

Note :

Mamit district of the state of Mizoram has topped the rankings of aspirational districts by Niti Aayog for October.
Banka of Bihar and Dhenkanal of Odisha have been placed at the second and third positions, respectively. Niti Aayog assesses the incremental progress made by over 112 aspirational districts across six developmental areas.

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Published On : July 20, 2021
A)
Ministry of Home Affairs
B)
Ministry of Information Technology
C)
Ministry of Sports and Youth Affairs
D)
Ministry of Information and Broadcasting

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Ministry of Information and Broadcasting

Note :

The Union Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has recently issued an advisory to all the private satellite channels to ensure that no advertisements that promote prohibited activities are telecasted.
The advisory mentioned that advertisements on online gaming, betting and fantasy sports were misleading and are inconsistent with the Ministry’s Advertising Code.

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Published On : July 20, 2021
A)
Life of Soil
B)
Soil and Nature
C)
Conserve Soil to Conserve World
D)
Keep soil alive, protect soil biodiversity

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Keep soil alive, protect soil biodiversity

Note :

Every year December 5 is celebrated as World Soil Day across the world since 2014, to create awareness about the importance of healthy soil and sustainable management of soil resources.
According to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) campaign, the theme of World Soil day 2020 is “Keep soil alive, protect soil biodiversity”. International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS) recommended it in 2002 recommended to celebrate this day in 2002.

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Published On : July 20, 2021
A)
Vaccine
B)
Lottery
C)
Medicine
D)
Two-wheelers

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Lottery

Note :

The Supreme court on Thursday upheld that the Goods and Service Tax (GST) shall be imposed on the sale of lotteries, betting and gambling.
The Bench also highlighted that the GST Act, 2017 defines the goods to include ‘actionable claims’ and included only three categories of such claims namely lottery, betting and gambling, to levy GST. Actionable claim is the claim for a debt related to any benefit from unpossessed movable property and for which relief can be claimed in civil court.

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Published On : July 20, 2021
A)
57th Foundation Day
B)
60th Foundation Day
C)
63rd Foundation Day
D)
66th Foundation Day

Correct Answer : Option (C) - 63rd Foundation Day

Note : Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharam inaugurated the 63rd founding day celebrations of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI).

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Published On : July 20, 2021
A)
Karan Nath and Harsul sagar
B)
Arun Verma and Karan Nath
C)
Vijval Ekbote and Harshul Sagar
D)
V. Krishna Sai Gayatri and Nellore Dharshita

Correct Answer : Option (D) - V. Krishna Sai Gayatri and Nellore Dharshita

Note : The team of V Krishna Sai Gayatri and Nellore Dharshita from the city school won the the grand finale of the eighth editions inter school Cryptic Crossword Contest 2020.

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Published On : July 20, 2021
A)
Kush Maini
B)
Arjun Maini
C)
Jehan Daruvala
D)
Kumar Ram Narain Karthikeyan

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Jehan Daruvala

Note : Promising Indian racer Jehan Daruvala created history when he became the first Indian to win a Formula 2 race during the Sakhir Grand Prix.

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Published On : July 20, 2021
A)
Pixxel
B)
Blue Origin
C)
Virgin Galactic
D)
Bigelow Aerospace

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Pixxel

Note : Space start-up Pixxel has signed an agreement with State-run NewSpace India Limited (NSIL) to launch the country's first private remote-sensing satellite on an ISRO PSLV rocket in early 2021.

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Published On : July 20, 2021
A)
India - USA
B)
India -Russia
C)
India - China
D)
India - Bangladesh

Correct Answer : Option (B) - India -Russia

Note : The navies of India and Russia began a two-day Passage Exercise (PASSEX) in the East Indian Ocean Region (IOR).

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Published On : July 20, 2021