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A)
Anup Kumar Pandey
B)
Mukesh Agarwal
C)
Rajeev Jain
D)
Surya Pratap

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Rajeev Jain

Note : Following the Calcutta High Court's order, the National Human Rights Commission has constituted a committee that will be headed by NHRC Member, Rajeev Jain.

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Published On : June 25, 2021
A)
Nikol Pashinyan
B)
Robert Kocharyan
C)
Edmond Marukyan
D)
Oligarch Gagik Tsarukyan

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Nikol Pashinyan

Note : The Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan's party won a majority in the snap parliamentary elections with 53.9 percent of the vote, as per official results.

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Published On : June 25, 2021
A)
21 June
B)
22 June
C)
23 June
D)
24 June

Correct Answer : Option (D) - 24 June

Note : In India, the Ministry of External Affairs observes the Passport Seva Divas on 24 June every year.

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Published On : June 25, 2021
A)
IOC
B)
HPCL
C)
BPCL
D)
Reliance Industry

Correct Answer : Option (B) - HPCL

Note : The Union Bank of India has launched "UNI - CARBON CARD", an HPCL co-branded credit card on the Rupay platform of NPCI.

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Published On : June 25, 2021
A)
New Zealand
B)
Switzerland
C)
Indonesia
D)
Argentina

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Argentina

Note : Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative (IFFCO) will set up a Nano Urea Liquid manufacturing plant in Argentina in partnership with the Cooperative Confederation of Argentina (Cooperar) and Instituto Nacional de Asociativismo y Economia Social (INAES). Ariel Guarco is also the president of the International Cooperative Alliance which is an alliance of around 111 countries across the globe with 320 cooperatives operating in various sectors.

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Published On : June 25, 2021
A)
June 30
B)
June 25
C)
June 21
D)
June 19

Correct Answer : Option (C) - June 21

Note :

Every year, the United Nations observes June 21 as International Day of the Celebration of the Solstice.
As per the United Nations, solstices and equinoxes symbolize fertility of the land, agricultural and cultural heritage. Hence the UN General Assembly acknowledged this event and recognized this date for celebration.

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Published On : June 25, 2021
A)
Goa Shipyard Ltd
B)
Hindustan Shipyard Ltd
C)
Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Ltd
D)
Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Ltd

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Goa Shipyard Ltd

Note : The Ministry of Defence has inked a contract with Goa Shipyard Ltd, for the construction of two Pollution Control Vessels for the Indian Coast Guard.

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Published On : June 24, 2021
A)
NITI Aayog
B)
Indian Navy
C)
Indian Army
D)
Indian Coast Guard

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Indian Navy

Note : The Indian Navy has adopted a comprehensive 'Indian Navy Environment Conservation Roadmap' for synergizing the aim of 'Blue Water Operations with a Green Footprint'.

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Published On : June 24, 2021
A)
China
B)
Japan
C)
Australia
D)
New Zealand

Correct Answer : Option (D) - New Zealand

Note : The New Zealand weightlifter Laurel Hubbard is poised to make history and headlines, as well as significant controversy, after being confirmed as the first transgender athlete to compete at an Olympic Games.

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Published On : June 24, 2021
A)
Sumita Mitra
B)
Anita Bajwa
C)
Divya Khosal
D)
Chandani Shukla

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Sumita Mitra

Note : European Patent Office (EPO) honors Mitra for restoring smiles with nanomaterials. Indian-American chemist Sumita Mitra has won the European Inventor Award 2021, one of Europe’s most prestigious innovation prizes for her application of nanotechnology in dentistry.

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Published On : June 24, 2021