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A)
Shreyas Iyer
B)
Shubman Gill
C)
Hanuma Vihari
D)
Wriddhiman Saha

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Shubman Gill

Note : Shubman Gill became the youngest Indian cricketer to score a first-class double century and combined with skipper Hanuma Vihari to put India A in the driver's seat against West Indies.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Vicky Kaushal and Salman Khan
B)
Ayushmann Khuranna and Vicky Kaushal
C)
Vicky Kaushal and Akshay Kumar
D)
Ayushmann Khuranna and Ranveer Singh

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Ayushmann Khuranna and Vicky Kaushal

Note : Ayushmann Khuranna for Andhadhun and Vicky Kaushal for Uri : The Surgical Strike

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
New York
B)
Berlin
C)
Dubai
D)
Vienna

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Vienna

Note : The National Institute of Solar Energy (NISE) of India has recently signed an agreement with the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) to initiate a skill development programme for different levels of beneficiaries in the solar thermal energy sector.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Kerala
B)
Odisha
C)
Manipur
D)
Tamil Nadu

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Manipur

Note : The Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Dr. Harsh Vardhan has recently released a report card on "Breastfeeding & Infant & Child feeding Practices" with data from the State and UTs on 8th August in New Delhi. In it, Manipur has topped the rankings in the Breastfeeding report card in the country.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Shahrukh Khan
B)
Deepika Padukone
C)
Priyanka Chopra
D)
Amitabh Bachhan

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Shahrukh Khan

Note : Shah Rukh Khan will be felicitated with 'Excellence in Cinema' honour at the awards night of Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) on 8 August.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Mumbai
B)
Pune
C)
Delhi
D)
Ahmedabad

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Delhi

Note : The project is aimed at collecting oral information from historians and senior citizens.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Leo Tolstoy
B)
David Lubin
C)
Raghuram Rajan
D)
Adam Smith

Correct Answer : Option (B) - David Lubin

Note : In Dance of the Trillions, David Lubin tells the story of what makes money flow from high-income countries to lower-income ones; what makes it flow out again; and how developing countries have sought protection against the volatility of international capital flows.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Litchi(Bihar)
B)
Karnatka Coffe
C)
Sugarcane(Up)
D)
Darjeeling Tea

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Darjeeling Tea

Note : Darjeeling Tea is the first product to have GI (Geographical Indication) Tag in India.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Improving movement
B)
To explore deep ocean minerals
C)
Purifying Sea Water
D)
Measuring the depth of Oceans

Correct Answer : Option (B) - To explore deep ocean minerals

Note : One of the main aims of the mission is to explore and extract polymetallic nodules. These are small potato-like rounded accretions composed of minerals such as manganese, nickel, cobalt, copper and iron hydroxide.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Maharashtra
B)
Gujarat
C)
Jharkhand
D)
Madhya pradesh

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Maharashtra

Note : Bollywood actor Aamir Khan has launched a Maharashtra government's initiative "Mission Shakti" at the function in Ballarpur to train athletes from Chandrapur and Gadchiroli for international events like the Olympics. The aim of Mission Shakti is to groom tribal student for an Olympic medal by 2024. The mission is directed towards six sporting disciplines - archery, shooting, volleyball, swimming, weightlifting and gymnastics. The actor also felicitated a team of tribal mountaineers who had recently scaled Mount Everest as part of 'Mission Shaurya'.

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Published On : July 13, 2021