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A)
G C Murmu
B)
Tathagata Roy
C)
Rajiv Mehrishi
D)
Shashi Kant Sharma

Correct Answer : Option (A) - G C Murmu

Note : The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India G C Murmu has been elected as Chairman of the Assembly of the Asian Organisation of Supreme Audit Institutions (ASOSAI). He has been appointed for a period of three years from 2024-27. India will host the 16th Assembly of ASOSAI in 2024.

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Published On : September 12, 2021
A)
Second Saturday of September
B)
Second Friday of September
C)
Second Thursday of September
D)
Second Wednesday of September

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Second Saturday of September

Note : World First Aid Day is observed on the second Saturday of September every year. In 2021 the World First Aid Day is being observed on September 11, 2021.

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Published On : September 12, 2021
A)
10 September
B)
11 September
C)
12 September
D)
13 September

Correct Answer : Option (C) - 12 September

Note : The United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation is observed every year on September 12 since 2011, to celebrate the economic, social and political developments made in recent years by regions and countries in the south.

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Published On : September 12, 2021
A)
Coal
B)
Honey
C)
Dry Fruits
D)
Dairy Products

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Dairy Products

Note : Dairy products will now be eligible for assistance under the ‘Revised Transport and Marketing Assistance (TMA) for Specified Agriculture Products Scheme’

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Published On : September 12, 2021
A)
Ajay Kanwal
B)
Sanjeev Barnwal
C)
Nitin Chugh
D)
Arunava Banerjee

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Sanjeev Barnwal

Note : Sanjeev Barnwal has been appointed as the chief executive officer (CEO) of Ujjivan Financial Services. Ujjivan Financial Services is the holding company of Ujjivan Small Finance Bank.

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Published On : September 12, 2021
A)
Lucknow
B)
New Delhi
C)
Hyderabad
D)
Ahmedabad

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Ahmedabad

Note : Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi inaugurated the Sardardham Bhavan in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, via video conferencing on September 11, 2021.

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Published On : September 12, 2021
A)
Vijay Goel
B)
Charti Lal Goel
C)
Vijender Gupta
D)
Sanjeev Balyan

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Vijay Goel

Note : Former Union Minister Shri Vijay Goel has been appointed as the Vice-Chairman of Gandhi Smriti and Darshan Samiti (GSDS). It is the site of the Martyrdom of Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of the Nation.

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Published On : September 12, 2021
A)
Scott Kessler
B)
William Ruto
C)
Jim Lanzone
D)
Renate Nyborg

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Jim Lanzone

Note :

Yahoo has announced the appointment of Tinder Chief Executive Officer Jim Lanzone as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective September 27, 2021.
 
Lanzone will succeed Guru Gowrappan, who has been named Senior Advisor to Apollo’s private equity business.

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Published On : September 12, 2021
A)
Israel
B)
France
C)
Germany
D)
Australia

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Australia

Note : India and Australia are undertaking their first-ever 2+2 ministerial dialogue at the Hyderabad House in New Delhi on September 11, 2021.

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Published On : September 12, 2021
A)
South-South cooperation: solidarity in support of a more inclusive, resilient and sustainable future
B)
South-South Cooperation in the Era of Economic, Social and Environmental Transformation
C)
Pathways toward the SDGs through South-South solidarity beyond COVID-19
D)
From Commitment to Action — Follow up to Buenos Aires Plan of Action+40

Correct Answer : Option (A) - South-South cooperation: solidarity in support of a more inclusive, resilient and sustainable future

Note : Theme for 2021 is “South-South cooperation: solidarity in support of a more inclusive, resilient and sustainable future.”

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Published On : September 12, 2021