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A)
Andhra Pradesh
B)
West Bengal
C)
Telangana
D)
Odisha

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Andhra Pradesh

Note : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu launched the 2nd phase of Pasupu-Kumkuma (Turmeric-Kumkum) scheme and welfare pensions. Under the scheme, women who are a part of Development of Women and Children in Rural Areas (DWCRA) will be given Rs 10,000 in three instalments.

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Published On : July 10, 2021
A)
BlueChip Technological Solutions
B)
Cando Automation
C)
Ubisoft Technologies
D)
Uniphore Software Systems

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Uniphore Software Systems

Note : On February 4, 2019, 9th edition of Aegis Graham Bell Award was held in Panaji Goa. Uniphore Software Systems received the Aegis Graham Bell Award under Innovation in Data Science for its flagship product auMina.

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Published On : July 10, 2021
A)
Nostro 1
B)
Ginnie 1
C)
Jincig 1
D)
Bedin 1

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Bedin 1

Note : On January 31,2019, astronomers from Italy, the UK, Germany and the United States discovered newly discovered galaxy consists of red giant particles. Bedin 1 is a new dwarf spheroidal galaxy. This ancient galaxy is one of the oldest galaxy and was named after Luigi Bedin, a researcher at Italy's National Institute for Astrophysics. Bedin 1 is located 28.38 million light years from Earth.

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Published On : July 10, 2021
A)
National Product Pricing Authority
B)
National Product Pricing Association
C)
National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority
D)
National Pharmaceutical Pricing Association

Correct Answer : Option (C) - National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority

Note : National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) controls the prices of pharmaceutical drugs in India.

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Published On : July 10, 2021
A)
P.S. JayaKumar
B)
P.V. Bharathi
C)
Jai Kumar Garg
D)
Karnam Sekar

Correct Answer : Option (B) - P.V. Bharathi

Note : The government has appointed P.V. Bharathi as the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Corporation Bank. Earlier she has served as the Executive Director of Canara Bank.

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Published On : July 10, 2021
A)
Sikkim
B)
Manipur
C)
Mizoram
D)
Arunachal Pradesh

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Sikkim

Note : On January 31,2019, in order to improve the education system Microsoft signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Sikkim government. The MoU was signed between the state Human Resource Department RB Subba and Managing Director of Microsoft India, Manish Prakash to boost digital literacy and new age technology knowledge in government schools.

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Published On : July 10, 2021
A)
Cricket
B)
Football
C)
Hockey
D)
Basketball

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Football

Note :

On January 31st 2019, Football player Ki Sung-yueng announced his retirement from the South Korean national team. The midfielder though decided to retire after the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia yet decided to compete in the 2019 AFC Asian Cup, which held in United Arab Emirates, under the new national team coach Paulo Bento

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Published On : July 10, 2021
A)
50 years
B)
100 years
C)
150 years
D)
Unlimited

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Unlimited

Note : The duration of Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty between US and Soviet Union is unlimited.

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Published On : July 10, 2021
A)
Ankita Tiwana
B)
Diksha Dagar
C)
Vani Kapoor
D)
Aditi Ashok

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Vani Kapoor

Note : Vani Kapoor became the first Indian to earn a card for the Australian Ladies PGA Tour (LPGA) after coming through its first-ever Qualifying Tournament at the Ballarat Golf Club in Ballarat, Australia.

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Published On : July 10, 2021
A)
Smriti Mandhana
B)
Punam Raut
C)
Harmanpreet Kaur
D)
Mithali Raj

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Mithali Raj

Note : 36 years old India's Women Cricket team captain, Mithali Raj became the first female player to play 200 ODIs during the 3rd and Final ODI against New Zealand. Mithali Raj has played in 200 out of 263 ODI matches that India have played till now. Mithali Raj has also scored highest runs in ODIs which is 6622 at an average of 51.33 including 7 centuries. She also holds the longest international career among all female players and She has the fourth longest career only behind India's Sachind Tendulkar, Sri Lanka's Sanath Jayasuriya and Pakistan's Miandad if we include Men's teams also.

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Published On : July 10, 2021