Q1) According to a report by the World Bank, India accounts for __percent of the global death in road accidents, the highest in the world?

  1. 15%
  2. 11%
  3. 16%
  4. 13%

Q2) Who is the author of the book The Terrible, Horrible, Very Bad Good News?

  1. Shaili Chopra
  2. Neha Dixit
  3. Shoma Chaudhury
  4. Meghna Pant

Q3) Justice Puligoru Venkata Sanjay Kumar has been sworn-in as the Chief Justice of which High Court?

  1. Manipur
  2. Nagaland
  3. Assam
  4. Arunachal Pradesh

Q4) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has constituted an expert committee under whose chairmanship on Primary (Urban) Co-operative Banks?

  1. M. D. Patra
  2. B.P. Kanungo
  3. N.S. Vishwanathan
  4. M. K. Jain

Q5) Which state or UT has launched “Zero Covid by Feb28″ campaign?

  1. Delhi
  2. Andhra Pradesh
  3. Kerala
  4. Puducherry

Q6) Who is the author of the book Starstruck: Confessions of a TV Executive?

  1. Peter Mukerjea
  2. Ajay Monga
  3. Govind Nihalani
  4. B Ramalinga Raju

Q7) Which state has signed an MoU with the United Nations Environment Programme for climate resilience and low carbon development strategy formulation?

  1. Uttar Pradesh
  2. Bihar
  3. Gujarat
  4. Jharkhand

Q8) An MoU was signed between Central government and Uttarakhand government for setting up of Rupees 173 crore science city project in which city?

  1. Rishikesh
  2. Haridwar
  3. Nainital
  4. Dehradun

Q9) Equitas Small Finance Bank has launched a FASTag powered truck terminal at which place in Maharashtra?

  1. Panvel
  2. Bhiwandi
  3. Sakoli
  4. Khalapur

Q10) Confederation of Real Estate Developers’ Associations of India has entered into an Mou with which Payments Bank to facilitate opening of bank accounts for construction workers?

  1. Airtel Payments Bank
  2. India Post Payments Bank (IPPB)
  3. Fino Payments Bank
  4. Jio Payments Bank

Q11) Who has been honoured with the Tamil Semmal award 2020?

  1. Muthalankurichi Kamarasu 
  2. Kalki Krishnamurthy
  3. Sundara Ramaswamy
  4. Perumal Murugan

Q12) Researchers have discovered three fossils of the earliest known living animal the 550-million-year-old ‘Dickinsonia’ at which site?

  1. Bhimbetka Rock Shelters
  2.  Ajanta Caves
  3. Ellora Caves
  4. Elephanta Caves

Q13) India’s tallest air purifier filter will be installed at which place on trial basis?

  1. New Delhi
  2. Pune
  3. Lucknow
  4. Chandigarh

Q14) President of Institute of Cost  Accountants of India has requested the Finance Minister to rename the institute as ____?

  1. Institute of Management Accountants
  2. Institute of Cost and Capital Accountants
  3. Institute of Cost and Management Accountants
  4. Institute of Management and Credit Accountants

Q15) Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala became the first woman and first African to be appointed as the head of the World Trade Organization. She hails from which country?

  1. Ethiopia
  2. Nigeria
  3. Tanzania
  4. Ghana

Q16) Union Telecom Ministry has decided to set up a nodal agency “DIU” to deal with telecom frauds. What is the full form of DIU?

  1. Digital Intercom Unit
  2. Digit Intel Unit
  3. Digital Intelligence Unit
  4. Digitalization Ink Unit

Q17) What is the name of the third Scorpene submarine built under the Project P-75?

  1.  INS Karanj
  2. INS Khanderi
  3. INS Vagir
  4. INS Vela

Q18) Which state has launched the ‘Maa’ scheme to provide a meal at a nominal cost of Rs 5 to poor people?

  1. Jharkhand
  2. West Bengal
  3. Rajasthan
  4. Chhattisgarh

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