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A)
Ganeshi Lal
B)
Bhagat Singh Koshyari
C)
Tamilisai Soundararajan
D)
Biswabhusan Harichandan

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Tamilisai Soundararajan

Note : The Telangana Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan will discharge the duties of the Lieutenant-Governor of Puducherry in addition to her own duties.

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Published On : February 19, 2021
A)
Anil Soni
B)
Jane Ellison
C)
Soumya Swaminathan
D)
Preeti Sinha

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Preeti Sinha

Note : The United Nations Capital Development Fund (UNCDF) has appointed Preeti Sinha as its Executive Secretary.

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Published On : February 19, 2021
A)
Uttar Pradesh
B)
Haryana
C)
Punjab
D)
Assam

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Uttar Pradesh

Note : The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has laid the foundation stone of Maharaja Suheldev Memorial and development work of Chittaura Lake at Bahraich, Uttar Pradesh.

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Published On : February 18, 2021
A)
Mali
B)
Kenya
C)
Ghana
D)
Canada

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Kenya

Note : The 29-year old Kenyan runner Beatrice Chepkoech has made the world record by completing the 5 km road race in 14 minutes 43 seconds.

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Published On : February 18, 2021
A)
Assam
B)
Bihar
C)
Mizoram
D)
Uttar Pradesh

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Assam

Note : The Star sprinter Hima Das has been appointed as a Deputy Superintendent of Police by the Assam government.

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Published On : February 18, 2021
A)
Pixxel
B)
Skyroot Aerospace
C)
SpaceKidz India
D)
EARTH2ORBIT (E2O)

Correct Answer : Option (C) - SpaceKidz India

Note : The Chennai-based SpaceKidz India, has developed the nanosatellite called Satish Dhawan Satellite, or SD SAT scheduled to be launched by ISRO.

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Published On : February 18, 2021
A)
Here Technologies
B)
Propmodo
C)
Crunchbase
D)
MapmyIndia

Correct Answer : Option (D) - MapmyIndia

Note :

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and navigation technology solutions provider MapmyIndia have partnered to create a national level mapping portal.
Along with the state-of-the-art mapping portal, the partnership also seeks to provide geospatial services. MapmyIndia has rich expertise in digital maps and technologies while ISRO has the best satellite imagery data.

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Published On : February 18, 2021
A)
Ministry of Finance
B)
Ministry of Heavy Industries
C)
Ministry of Corporate Affairs
D)
Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation

Note :

Union Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI) releases the Index of Industrial Production (IIP).
As per the recent edition of the data, the IIP measure grew 1 per cent for December 2020. The Consumer Price Index inflation (CPI) decreased to 4.06 per cent in January 2021, due to the decline in vegetable prices.

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Published On : February 18, 2021
A)
TATA AIG
B)
ICICI Lombard
C)
IFFCO Tokio
D)
HDFC ERGO

Correct Answer : Option (B) - ICICI Lombard

Note : The private general insurer ICICI Lombard has launched the 'Corporate India Risk Index'.

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Published On : February 17, 2021
A)
Gujarat
B)
Uttar Pradesh
C)
West Bengal
D)
Madhya Pradesh

Correct Answer : Option (C) - West Bengal

Note : The Governor of West Bengal, Shri Jagdeep Dhankhar has inaugurated the 11th Rashtriya Sanskriti Mahotsav at Cooch Behar Palace at Cooch Behar.

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Published On : February 17, 2021