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A)
Delhi Police
B)
Noida Police
C)
Pune Police
D)
Mumbai Police

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Noida Police

Note : Noida Police will issue Red Cards as warnings to men found harassing women in public. While issuing the red cards, the Police will note down the details of the men.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Meenakshi Lekhi
B)
Mulk Raj Anand
C)
Kiran Desai
D)
Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Meenakshi Lekhi

Note : Meenakshi Lekhi, a women politician(MP of Bharatiya Janata Party and spokesperson) has written her debut novel titled 'The New Delhi Conspiracy'. Ms. Lekhi is a Supreme Court lawyer by profession.The book is published by Harper Collins and has been co-written by Krishna Kumar who works with her.The novel talks about undercurrents of Delhi's political landscape and attempts to lay bare what is influencing the course of the nation's political trajectory.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Gaurav Nigam
B)
Mihir Chawla
C)
Anand Gupta
D)
Pankaj Upadhyaya

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Gaurav Nigam

Note : A well-known educationist, paediatrician & the author, Dr Gaurav Nigam has been conferred 'Innovative Research Excellence Award 2019' at Asian Leadership Summit (ALS) in Thimphu, Bhutan. Dr. Nigam is the founder of iCare - an organization working in the area of new-age child health care; and Intelligentsia, a research-based play school. Intelligentsia is all about scientific research and delivering early education through STEM approach. He has also authored a book titled 'Devil Inside My Mind'.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Arunachal Pradesh
B)
West Bengal
C)
Tripura
D)
Manipur

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Manipur

Note : Padmanabha Balakrishna Acharya sworn in as Governor of Manipur. The Nagaland Governor Acharya will serve as Governor of Manipur as an additional charge during the absence, on leave, of Dr Najma Heptulla, Governor of Manipur.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
CTS
B)
Lemontree
C)
Mindtree
D)
Persistent

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Mindtree

Note : Technology firm Mindtree has come under L&T's fold. A.M. Naik, the group chairman of L&T was on record that Mindtree was top most on his agenda.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
ISRO
B)
NASA
C)
JAXA
D)
ESA

Correct Answer : Option (B) - NASA

Note : The US (United States) space agency, NASA's ( National Aeronautics and Space Administration) Curiosity rover has discovered the high amounts of methane gas on Mars that indicates life on the red planet.The measurement found 21 parts per billion of methane in the air, three times what was found during 2013.The finding came from the rover's Sample Analysis at Mars (SAM) tunable laser spectrometer.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Pia Olsen Dyhr
B)
Mette Frederiksen
C)
Pernille Skipper
D)
Inger Stojberg

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Mette Frederiksen

Note : Mette Frederiksen has become the country's youngest ever Prime Minister. Denmark has become the third Nordic country in 2019 to form a leftist government after she won the elections. She is the leader of the Social Democratic party leader.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Pakistan
B)
Myanmar
C)
Bhutan
D)
Bangladesh

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Pakistan

Note : The BIMSTEC member states-Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand , Nepal and Bhutan are among the countries dependent on the Bay of Bengal.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Pune
B)
Bengaluru
C)
Hyderabad
D)
Navi Mumbai

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Navi Mumbai

Note : 6th Edition of TechGig Code Gladiators 2019 Ex-champion, Sameer Gulati won the title as 'world's best coder'. He won prize money of Rs 3 lakhs a trophy and a certificate. The event was held at Reliance Corporate Park, Navi Mumbai. The event featured 10 hackathon theme rounds on technologies which includes Chatbots, Robotic Process Automation, Fintech, Software Testing, and New Commerce. Around 2.6 lakh coders fought for 87 days to claim the title this year. Around 21 per cent (55,633 out of 2,62,906) were female coders.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
France
B)
Russia
C)
Italy
D)
Brazil

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Italy

Note : Italy's Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo have been chosen to host the 2026 Winter Olympics and Paralympics during the 134th session of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in Lausanne, Switzerland. Skating sports and ice hockey will be held in Milan, while most alpine skiing events will take place in the resort of Cortina. Other snow sports will be held in other venues in the Italian Alps, including Bormio and Livigno. The 2026 Winter Olympics will take place from 6 to 22 February and the 2026 Winter Paralympics will be held from 6 to 15 March.

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Published On : July 13, 2021