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A)
Ram Vilas Paswan
B)
Prakash Javadekar
C)
Ravi Shankar Prasad
D)
Narendra Singh Tomar

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Narendra Singh Tomar

Note : Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar inaugurated Rural Investors and Start-up Conclave (RISC) 2019. The minister stated that villages and agriculture were crucial for the economic advancement of India. Aim: Emphasizing on the need for start-ups in rural areas, the minister stated that it was crucial for start-ups to emerge in order to cater to the future employment needs of the country. The purpose of this conclave is to generate new ideas and also see how the government can address the challenges faced by the new startups in rural areas.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Deepak Kapoor
B)
J. J. Singh
C)
Bikram Singh
D)
Bipin Rawat

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Bipin Rawat

Note : The army chief general Bipin Rawat took over as the new Chairman of the Chiefs of Staff Committee (COSC) by succeeding Indian Air Force (IAF) chief, Air Chief Marshal B.S. Dhanoa who retires on September 30, 2019. Rawat, could possibly be the last in the post as Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced to appoint a Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), who will replace the present tri-service committee (COCS).

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Goa
B)
Telangana
C)
Uttarakhand
D)
Andhra Pradesh

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Goa

Note : Goa and Madhya Pradesh was conferred with Adventure tourism award during the World Tourism Day(WTD) 2019 and Andhra Pradesh was conferred with Best state award.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Chennai
B)
New Delhi
C)
Lucknow
D)
Bangalore

Correct Answer : Option (B) - New Delhi

Note : President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated the sixth "India Water Week-2019" being organised with the theme of "Water cooperation-coping with 21st-century challenge' at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Rajasthan
B)
Maharashtra
C)
Gujarat
D)
Uttar Pradesh

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Gujarat

Note : Pooja Desai from Vadodara, Gujarat has been crowned as Mrs India - Pride of the Nation 2019 (a beauty pageant for married women that celebrates and admires the accomplishments and achievements of a wife, daughter and a mother) in grand finale at The Leela Ambience Gurgaon, Haryana. she is the first from Gujarat to win this title.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Harsh Vardhan
B)
Piyush Goyal
C)
Prakash Javadekar
D)
Jagat Prakash Nadda

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Harsh Vardhan

Note : Union minister for Health and Family Welfare (HFW) Dr Harsh Vardhan launched 'TB Harega Desh Jeetega' campaign & National TB Prevalence Survey 2019 in New Delhi.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Denmark
B)
Singapore
C)
Switzerland
D)
United States

Correct Answer : Option (D) - United States

Note : The United States topped the IMD World Digital Competitiveness Ranking 2019 followed by Singapore at the 2nd rank, Sweden at 3rd, Denmark at 4th rank and Switzerland at 5th rank.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
Spain
B)
France
C)
United State of America
D)
United Kingdom

Correct Answer : Option (D) - United Kingdom

Note : Mathematician and assistant professor of the University of Warwick, England, Adam Harper, from the United Kingdom(UK) won the SASTRA Ramanujan prize for 2019. He will be awarded with a citation and an award of $10,000. The award is given to people under the age of 32 working in the area influenced by mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan.

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Published On : July 13, 2021
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Pharmacists: Your Partner in health
B)
Pharmacists: Your medicines experts
C)
Safe and effective medicines for all
D)
Pharmacists - simplifying your medicines use, no matter how complex

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Safe and effective medicines for all

Note : World Pharmacists Day was observed all over the world on September 25, 2019. The aim of this day is to promote and spread awareness about the pharmacist's (health professionals who practice in pharmacy) key role in improving health in every part of the world.The theme for the year 2019 is "Safe and effective medicines for all".

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Published On : July 13, 2021
A)
National Investigation Agency
B)
Central Bureau of Investigation
C)
Bureau of Police Research and Development
D)
National Institute of Criminology and Forensic Science

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Bureau of Police Research and Development

Note : The Bureau of Police Research & Development (BPR&D) organized a National Level Seminar cum Exhibition on Anti-Drone Technology at BPR&D, New Delhi on 26 September 2019. BPR&D demonstrated on 27 September 2019 at BSF Campus, Bhondsi, Haryana. It ensures that Police officers from all States, Union Territories (UTs), Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs), Central Police Organisation (CPO) have updated information about Anti- Drone Technology. It will also ensure to explore the best comprehensive and compatible solution to control rogue drones.

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Published On : July 13, 2021