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1.
Which of the following government body is responsible for sports in Saudi Arabia?

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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
GSA is the government organisation responsible for sports in Saudi Arabia. It was created in 1974. GSA was earlier known as the General Presidency of Youth Welfare (GPYW). Khalid bin Faisal Al Saud is currently the Chairman of the Board of Directors.
2.
Where was the WBC International Welterweight 2019 event held?

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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
British-Pakistani Boxer Amir Khan clinched the WBC International Welterweight 2019 title in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The Olympic silver medallist defeated the Australian boxer Billy Dib. The event was organised by Khan’s Super Boxing League in association with the General Sports Authority of Saudi Arabia.
3.
Who won the WBC International Welterweight 2019 title?

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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
British-Pakistani Boxer Amir Khan clinched the WBC International Welterweight 2019 title in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The Olympic silver medallist defeated the Australian boxer Billy Dib.
4.
Banking term: What does CRILC stand for __________.

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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
CRILC stands Central Repository of Information on Large Credits.
5.
Union Bank of India was fined _________ for non-compliance with the directions on the cybersecurity framework in banks issued by the RBI.

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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
RBI also fined Rs.10 lakh on Union Bank for non-compliance with the directions on the cybersecurity framework in banks issued by the RBI. The RBI accused Union Bank of India that it failed to carry out the cybersecurity framework in 2016. RBI's examination revealed reports of generation of seven fraudulent messages worth $171 million through the SWIFT system of the bank.
6.
Banking term: What does IRAC stand for?

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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
IRAC stands for Income Recognition and Asset Classification.
7.
RBI fined Rs.7 crore as _________ did not comply with the fraud risk management and classification and reporting of frauds.

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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
RBI fined Rs.7 crore as SBI did not comply with the directions issued by the RBI on Income Recognition and Asset Classification (IRAC) norms, code of conduct for opening and operating current accounts and reporting of data on Central Repository of Information on Large Credits (CRILC), and fraud risk management and classification and reporting of frauds.
8.
Where will the Golden Jubilee Edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) be held?

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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
The Golden Jubilee Edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) has been scheduled to be held from 20-28 November 2019 in Panaji, Goa. The Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar announced the schedule regarding IFFI 2019.
9.
When was International Film Festival of India (IFFI) founded?

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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
IFFI was founded in 1952. The film festival is one of the most significant film festivals in Asia. IFFI is being organised in Goa since 2004 under the leadership of Chief Minister of Goa. The International Film Festival of India became globally competitive after its 35th edition.
10.
The __________ Edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) has been scheduled to be held from 20-28 November 2019.

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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
The Golden Jubilee Edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI) has been scheduled to be held from 20-28 November 2019 in Panaji, Goa. The Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar announced the schedule regarding IFFI 2019.
11.
How many golds did India bag in

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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Indians bagged 6 gold, 3 silver and 1 bronze at Kladno Memorial Athletics Meet at Kladno in Czech Republic. Indian athlete Mohammad Anas won gold in men’s 400m and Hima Das won gold in women’s 200m event
12.
Where is Kladno located?

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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Kladno is a city in the Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. It is located 25 kilometres northwest of the capital city Prague. Kladno is the largest city in the region and has a population together with its adjacent suburban areas of more than 110,000.
13.
Who won gold in men’s 400m event at Kladno Memorial Athletics Meet at Kladno in Czech Republic?

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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Indian athlete Mohammad Anas won gold in men’s 400m event at Kladno Memorial Athletics Meet at Kladno in Czech Republic. Indians bagged 6 gold, 3 silver and 1 bronze.
14.
Who won gold in women’s 200m event at Kladno Memorial Athletics Meet at Kladno in Czech Republic?

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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Hima Das won gold in women’s 200m event at Kladno Memorial Athletics Meet at Kladno in Czech Republic. Indians bagged 6 gold, 3 silver and 1 bronze.
15.
When did the French Revolution happen?

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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
The French Revolution was a period of far-reaching social and political upheaval in France and its colonies beginning in 1789. It happened on 5 May 1789 – 9 November 1799.
16.
Who is the President of France?

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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Emmanuel Jean-Michel Frédéric Macron is a French politician serving as President of the French Republic since 2017.
17.
When was the France National Day 2019 celebrated?

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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
The French government celebrated the National Day on 14 July. On this Day the French President Emmanuel Macron announced that the nation is to create a new national military space force command that would eventually be part of the country's air force.
18.
Who is the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka?

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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Ranil Wickremesinghe is the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka.
19.
Who is the youngest Indian cricketer to hit debut Test century?

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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Prithvi Shaw becomes youngest Indian to hit debut Test century. Teenager Prithvi Shaw became the youngest Indian to make a century on his Test debut on day one of the first Test against West Indies in Rajkot.
20.
Who is appointed as the brand ambassador of FanMojo?

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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
FanMojo has appointed Prithvi Shaw as its brand ambassador. FanMojo is a fantasy sports platform and it is owned by mobile tech company U2opia Global. Prithvi Pankaj Shaw is an Indian cricketer and former India national under-19 cricket team captain. His first international appearance was on 4 October 2018.
21.
Who is the governor of Kerala?

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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
P. Sathasivam is the governor of Kerala.
22.
How many member countries are there in the World Bank?

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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
There are 189 member countries in the World Bank.
23.
_________ voted IOC Sportsperson of the Year

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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Sharath Kamal voted IOC Sportsperson of the Year.The other nominees were cricketer Cheteshwar Pujara, Grandmaster B Adhiban, hockey player Simranjeet Singh and table tennis player Manika Batra.
24.
World Bank planned to offer $250 million to ______

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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
World Bank planned to offer $250 million to Kerala.The main aim is at enhancing the state’s resilience against the impacts of natural disasters and climate change in the wake of last year’s floods.
25.
World Bank planned to offer ________ to Kerala

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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
World Bank planned to offer $ 250 millions to Kerala.The main aim is at enhancing the state’s resilience against the impacts of natural disasters and climate change in the wake of last year’s floods.
26.
Govt plans to set up _______ Ayush wellness centres in ongoing fiscal

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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Govt plans to set up 4,200 Ayush wellness centres in ongoing fiscal.
27.
Around ______ persons enrolled under PM Shram Yogi Maandhan Scheme

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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Around 30 lakh persons persons enrolled under PM Shram Yogi Maandhan Scheme.They announced in the budget 2019 for unorganized sector workers. People who are at 40 years or already covered under a pension with part contribution by the government are not eligible for the scheme.
28.
_________ appointed as USA cricket teams interim coach

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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Kiran More appointed as USA cricket teams interim coach.Former India wicketkeeper-batsman Kiran More takes charge as the interim coach of the senior USA cricket team.
29.
________ to spearhead Indian campaign at Indonesia Open Badminton

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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
PV Sindhu to spearhead Indian campaign at Indonesia Open Badminton.The tournament took place at Jakarta. Sindhu will play her opening game against Japan's Aya Ohori tomorrow.
30.
Who bagged with an Honorary Doctorate by Melbournes La Trobe University

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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Shah Rukh Khan bagged with an Honorary Doctorate by Melbournes La Trobe University.

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