CURRENT AFFAIRS
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A)
V Muraleedharan
B)
Pralhad Joshi
C)
Shripad Yesso Naik
D)
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Correct Answer : Option (A) - V Muraleedharan

Note : Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan visited UAE during which he hold talks with the leadership of country on the welfare of Indian workers.

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Published On : January 24, 2021
A)
IIT Delhi
B)
IIT Madras
C)
IIT Roorkee
D)
IIT Kharagpur

Correct Answer : Option (C) - IIT Roorkee

Note : The MoRTH and IIT Roorkee has signed a MoU for continuation of MoRTH Professorial Chair focusing on research and development, teaching and training in the area of Development of Highway Infrastructure.

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Published On : January 24, 2021
A)
Tribal Sports Association India
B)
Centre for Tribal Policy Research
C)
Society for Rural Urban and Tribal Initiative
D)
Tribal Co-operative Marketing Federation of India (TRIFED)

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Tribal Co-operative Marketing Federation of India (TRIFED)

Note : The TRIFED and the IFFDC have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to work together for tribal livelihood generation.

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Published On : January 23, 2021
A)
PFC Ltd
B)
REC Ltd
C)
GAIL Ltd
D)
PowerGrid

Correct Answer : Option (D) - PowerGrid

Note :

The Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (POWERGRID), PSU under Ministry of Power, has recently signed an agreement with Himachal Pradesh State Electricity Board.
Under the agreement, the PSU aims to provide telecom connectivity in the hilly areas of the state including Kangra, Una, Mandi, Kullu, Bilaspur, Sirmour, Palampur, Sundernagar among others. The state has been facing limited telecom connectivity due to rough weather conditions and landslides.

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Published On : January 23, 2021
A)
BARC
B)
DRDO
C)
ISRO
D)
CSIR

Correct Answer : Option (B) - DRDO

Note :

The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) signed an agreement with the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) to collaborate in sustainable geo-hazard management.
The expertise of one of the DRDO labs, Defence Geo Informatics Research Establishment (DGRE), would be used. This move aims to ensure Road safety of users on National highways (NHs) against the effects of landslides and other natural calamities.

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Published On : January 23, 2021
A)
Joe Biden
B)
Dan Sullivan
C)
Kamala Harris
D)
Donald Trump

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Kamala Harris

Note : Kamala Harris took oath as 49th Vice President of the country, becoming the first women to hold the post in the history of the United States.

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Published On : January 23, 2021
A)
Bihar
B)
Sikkim
C)
Arunachal Pradesh
D)
Assam

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Arunachal Pradesh

Note : The Former Governor of Arunachal Pradesh and senior Congress leader Mata Prasad has passed away. He was 95.

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Published On : January 23, 2021
A)
Himachal Pradesh
B)
Karnataka
C)
Assam
D)
Odisha

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Himachal Pradesh

Note : The Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur has launched Himachal Pradesh's first online youth radio station Radio Hills-Youngistan Ka Dil.

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Published On : January 23, 2021
A)
Preeti Paul
B)
Girish Kumar
C)
Poonam Yadav
D)
Rajiv Lochan

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Rajiv Lochan

Note : The board of Sundaram Finance has named Rajiv Lochan as the managing director with effect from April 1.

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Published On : January 23, 2021
A)
Department of Space
B)
Ministry of Road Transport & Highways
C)
Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs
D)
Ministry of Science and Technology

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Ministry of Road Transport & Highways

Note : DRDO and Ministry of Road Transport & Highways have joined hands to strengthen collaboration in the field of technical exchange and cooperation on sustainable geo-hazard management.

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Published On : January 22, 2021