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A)
A.K. Yadav
B)
Rajni Mathur
C)
Ajay Bhadoo
D)
Jaya Sadanandan

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Ajay Bhadoo

Note : The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet approved the appointment of Ajay Bhadoo as Joint Secretary to President Ram Nath Kovind. Bhadoo, a Gujarat batch IAS officer is currently serving as the Vadodara Municipal Commissioner.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Colgate Palmolive
B)
ITC
C)
P&G
D)
Uniliver

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Uniliver

Note : Surf Excel is a Unilever brand that is currently marketed as the counterpart brand of OMO detergent in the India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka markets.

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A)
Brazil
B)
Qatar
C)
Russia
D)
Argentina

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Qatar

Note : The 2022 FIFA World Cup is scheduled to be the 22nd edition of the FIFA World Cup, the quadrennial international men's association football championship contested by the national teams of the member associations of FIFA. It is scheduled to take place in Qatar in 2022.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Phu Dorjee
B)
Mihir Sen
C)
Aarti Gupta
D)
Ashwin Krishnasamy

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Mihir Sen

Note : Mihir Sen was an Indian long distance swimmer and businessman. He was best known for being the first Indian to swim the English Channel from Dover to Calais in 1958 in the fourth fastest time and the only man to swim the oceans of the five continents in one calendar year.

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A)
Morroco and Spain
B)
Chile and Argentina
C)
Algeria and Spain
D)
Portugal and Morocco

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Morroco and Spain

Note : It is bordered by the continents of Africa and Europe, and the countries of Morocco, Spain, the British colony of Gibraltar, and the Spanish exclave of Ceuta.

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A)
Narendra Modi
B)
Ram Nath Kovind
C)
Kiren Rijiju
D)
Nirmala Sitharaman

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Kiren Rijiju

Note : Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju launched the All India Football Federation's Golden Baby Leagues handbook 2019-20. The book is based on the sidelines of the Intercontinental Cup. The function took place in Ahmedabad. The launch marked the renaming of the 'AIFF Baby Leagues' to 'AIFF Golden Baby Leagues', with emphasis being laid for ages under 6 to under 12 both for girls and boys. The handbook is a guide to organise the Golden BabyLeague. The Leagues aim to provide access to football in localities irrespective of gender, religion, economic background.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
SindhU
B)
Shakshi
C)
RoBi
D)
ABHi

Correct Answer : Option (D) - ABHi

Note : Andhra Bank launched its AI(Artificial Intelligence) interactive assistant called "ABHi" at a function in Hyderabad, Telangana. It uses new-age technologies include to understand the customer query. They fetch the relevant information from the possible knowledge base in a matter of milliseconds. ABHi is powered by AI startup Floatbot.ai (Bangalore). They are in partnership with IT(Information Technology) company Netxcell Limited(Hyderabad). Customers will be able to get the information instantaneously 24x7, anytime by using ABHi & can also connect and know details from ABHi through (www.andhrabank.in) over Mobile/Desktop browser, Facebook Messenger and over voice using Google Assistant.

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A)
Syria
B)
Turkey
C)
Israel
D)
Morocco

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Israel

Note : Senior diplomat Sanjeev Kumar Singla has been appointed as the next Indian Ambassador to Israel. Earlier he was serving as Private Secretary (PS) to Prime Minister of India. He will replace Pavan Kapoor, who assumed charge as the Ambassador to Israel in 2016.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Selfie with Daughter
B)
Find the Incredible You
C)
Make in India
D)
Swachh Bharat

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Find the Incredible You

Note : Find the Incredible You campiagn of the Tourism Ministry won PATA Gold Award 2019.The award is won under the "Marketing - Primary Government Destination" category. The awards got up to 198 entries from 78 organizations.

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A)
India and China
B)
Russia and Myanmar
C)
India and Russia
D)
China and Bangladesh

Correct Answer : Option (A) - India and China

Note : India and China will carry out a major military exercise called 'Hand-in-Hand' in December, 2019. The exercise will take place at Umroi, Meghalaya. It will be based on counter-terrorism, humanitarian assistance and disaster relief operations.

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Published On : July 13, 2021