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Questions:

1.
India stands world's _______ largest in arms importing from 2014-2018 as per the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI).

A.2nd
B.8th
C.11th
D.17th


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
According to the latest report published by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), India was the world’s second largest importer of major arms in 2014–18 and accounted for 9.5% of the global total.
2.
Where was the 8th GeeBee Boxing Tournament held?

A.Astana, Kazakhstan
B.Milan, Italy
C.Fujairah, UAE
D.Helsinki, Finland


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
The 38th GeeBee Boxing Tournament was held in Helsinki, Finland.
3.
What is the current repo rate of RBI?

A.6%
B.6.25%
C.6.5%
D.6.55%


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
The current repo rate of RBI is 6.25%.

4.
Who is the Chairperson of State Bank of India (SBI)?

A.Rajnish Kumar
B.Arundhati Bhattacharya
C.Urjit Patel
D.Viral Acharya


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Rajnish Kumar is the Chairperson of State Bank of India (SBI).
5.
What is the age of the woman who was recently honoured as the world’s oldest living person by Guinness World Records?

A.115 years old
B.116 years old
C.117 years old
D.118 years old


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
A 116-year-old Japanese woman who loves playing the board game Othello is being honored as the world’s oldest living person by Guinness World Records.
6.
Which Bank has introduced the linking of interest rate it offers on savings account deposits to the RBI’s repo rate?

A.HDFC
B.ICICI
C.SBI
D.BOI


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
State Bank of India has become the first domestic bank to link the interest rate it offers on savings account deposits to the Reserve Bank of India’s repo rate, an external benchmark.

7.
Who won gold in the 56Kg category boxing at the 38th GeeBee Boxing Tournament in Helsinki, Finland?

A.Shiva Thapa
B.Kavinder Singh Bisht
C.Devendro Singh
D.Amit Panghal


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Kavinder Singh Bisht in the 56kg-category struck gold at the 38th GeeBee Boxing Tournament in Helsinki, Finland.
8.
India has launched _______ IT corridor in China.

A.3rd
B.4th
C.5th
D.6th


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
NASSCOM entered into a partnership with China's Xuzhou city from Jiangsu Province in China to help develop the IT corridor. This is India's third IT corridor in China.
9.
The NPPA has reduced the MRP pf 390 non-scheduled cancer medicines up to ________.

A.50%
B.63%
C.76%
D.87%


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has reduced the MRP of 390 non-scheduled cancer medicines have been reduced by up to 87%.

10.
Under which MInistry does the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) function?

A.Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
B.Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers
C.Ministry of Food Processing Industries
D.Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) is an independent Regulator for pricing of drugs and to ensure availability and accessibility of medicines at affordable prices under the Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers.
11.
The Ministry of Power announced the power rating for microwave ovens and washing machines. Which body undertakes the rating of electrical appliances?

A.Bureau of Power Rating
B.Bureau of Power and Energy
C.Bureau of Energy Efficiency
D.Ministry of Power


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
The rating of appliances in India is undertaken by the Bureau of Energy Efficiency. Bureau of Energy Efficiency is a statutory body set up under the Energy Conservation Act, 2001.
12.
Who is honoured with Golden Peacock Award 2019?

A.ACKO General Insurance
B.Max General Insurance
C.LIC life insurance
D.Aviva life Insurance


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
ACKO General Insurance is honoured with Golden Peacock Award 2019.
13.
Which country won the First Prize at The International ‘Golden City Gate Tourism Awards 2019’ in the category of ‘TV Cinema Spot’ at ITB, Berlin?

A.India
B.Pakistan
C.Saudi Arabia
D.Indonesia


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
India country won the First Prize at The International ‘Golden City Gate Tourism Awards 2019’ in the category of ‘TV Cinema Spot’ at ITB, Berlin.
14.
Who is the Secretary General for Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry?

A.Shri Suresh Kumar
B.Shri Naresh Iyer
C.Shri Dilip Chenoy
D.Shri Dinesh gupta


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Shri Dilip Chenoy is the Secretary General for Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry.


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