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A)
INS Dhruv
B)
INS Tez
C)
INS Parvat
D)
INS Eklavya

Correct Answer : Option (A) - INS Dhruv

Note : India’s first nuclear-missile tracking ship, named INS Dhruv, has been commissioned from Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh, on September 10, 2021. The 10,00 tonnes satellite and ballistic missile tracking ship has been built by the Hindustan Shipyard Limited in collaboration with the DRDO and National Technical Research Organisation (NTRO).

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Published On : September 13, 2021
A)
Nigeria
B)
Maldives
C)
Morocco
D)
Indonesia

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Morocco

Note : The King of Morocco Mohammed VI has appointed Aziz Akhannouch as the new Prime Minister of Morocco. He is the leader of the Liberal-National Rally of Independents (RNI). The news of the appointment of the new Prime Minister of Morocco was shared by the state-run broadcaster.

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Published On : September 13, 2021
A)
Novak Djokovic
B)
Alexander Zverev
C)
Matteo Berrettini
D)
Daniil Medvedev

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Daniil Medvedev

Note : Daniil Medvedev won his first Grand Slam trophy on September 12, 2021, after defeating World No. 1 Novak Djokovic with a 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 win in the 2021 US Open men’s singles final at the Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York. The match lasted for two hours and sixteen minutes.

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Published On : September 13, 2021
A)
Sweden
B)
Ireland
C)
Greenland
D)
Iceland

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Iceland

Note : The world’s largest plant that can capture carbon dioxide directly from the air and can deposit it underground started operating on September 8, 2021, in Iceland. The news was shared by the company behind the nascent green technology.

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Published On : September 13, 2021
A)
Rishikesh
B)
Ranikhet
C)
Dehradun
D)
Darjeeling

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Ranikhet

Note : India’s largest open-air fernery has been inaugurated in Ranikhet of Uttarakhand on September 12, 2021.

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Published On : September 13, 2021
A)
Telangana
B)
Uttarakhand
C)
Tamil Nadu
D)
Madhya Pradesh

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Telangana

Note : Union Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiradtiya Scindia has launched an initiative named ‘Medicine from the Sky’ in Telangana under which drugs and vaccines will be delivered using drones.

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Published On : September 13, 2021
A)
Lando Norris
B)
George Russell
C)
Daniel Ricciardo
D)
Lewis Hamilton

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Daniel Ricciardo

Note : Daniel Ricciardo (McLaren, Australian-Italian) has won the Formula One Italian Grand Prix 2021 title held on September 12, 2021. This is first victory for McLaren in 9 years.

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Published On : September 13, 2021
A)
France
B)
Australia
C)
Denmark
D)
Singapore

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Denmark

Note : The Union Minister for Power and New and Renewable Energy, Shri R.K Singh and his Danish counterpart, Mr. Dan Jørgensen, Denmark Minister for Climate, Energy and Utilities, jointly launched ‘Centre of Excellence on Offshore Wind’, as part of the Green Strategic Partnership.

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Published On : September 13, 2021
A)
Naomi Osaka
B)
Jodie Burrage
C)
Leylah Fernandez
D)
Emma Raducanu

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Emma Raducanu

Note : In Tennis, Great Britain’s tennis player Emma Raducanu defeated Canada’s Leylah Annie Fernandez to win 2021 US Open women’s singles final title, 6-4, 6-3, held at at the Arthur Ashe Stadium, New York on September 12, 2021.

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Published On : September 13, 2021
A)
Punjab
B)
Gujarat
C)
Uttarakhand
D)
Uttar Pradesh

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Gujarat

Note :

Vijay Rupani resigned as the Chief Minister of Gujarat on Saturday(11-09-2021) evening.
 
"I have resigned as chief minister of Gujarat," Rupani told reporters after meeting Governor Acharya Devvrat and submitting his resignation letter.
 
"I was given the opportunity to serve the state for five years. I will further do whatever is asked by my party. I thank Prime Minister Narendra Modi for giving a common worker like me this opportunity to serve the people of the state as chief minister," Rupani said.
 
Rupani along with state BJP in-charge Bhupendra Yadav, Union ministers Purshottam Rupala and Mansukh Mandaviya, and state cabinet colleagues deputy CM Nitin Patel, Bhupndrasinh Chudasama, and Pradeepsinh Jadeja met the governor and submitted their resignations.
 
The senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader submitted his resignation letter to Governor Acharya Devvrat, on September 11, 2021 at the Raj Bhawan.
 
Rupani's resignation comes a year before the state heads to the polls in December 2022 to elect 182 members of the Gujarat Assembly.
 
He also becomes the third Chief Minister from BJP to step down in 2021, after Karnataka's BS Yediyurappa and Uttarakhand's Tirath Singh Rawat tendered their resignations.

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Published On : September 12, 2021