In July 2021, a sandcastle towering 21.16 metres high which reportedly set a Guinness World Record is built in which country?
Option B A sandcastle in Denmark towering 21.16 metres high has reportedly set a Guinness World Record.
A Payments Banks is licensed as payments banks under which of the following acts?
Companies Act, 2013
Payment and Settlement Systems Act, 2007
Banking Regulation Act, 1949
Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934
None of the Above
Option C The banks will be licensed as payments banks under Section 22 of the Banking Regulation Act, 1949. Small Finance Banks are also licensed under Section 22 of the Banking Regulation Act, 1949.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman participated virtually in the G20 High-Level Tax Symposium on tax policy and Climate Change. The Symposium was organised by which country?
Option E Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman participated virtually in the G20 High-Level Tax Symposium on tax policy and Climate Change. The Symposium was organised by G20 Italy, ahead of the 3rd G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting.
Who is the author of the book titled “Bringing Governments and People Closer”?
Suresh K Malhotra
J. R. Thakur
Option C Book “Bringing Governments and People Closer” was launched through virtual mode by Sri M. Venkaiah Naidu. The book was authored by Dr. M. Ramachandran.
Duffmuttu is an Indian folk dance, originating from which state?
Which state/UT government announced to have its own over-the-top (OTT) platform by November 1?
Jammu & Kashmir
Option D The Kerala State government’s proposed foray into the online content streaming space with the launch of an over-the-top (OTT) platform is a cultural intervention, rather than something prompted by the market or revenues.
According to the data by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), India’s Software Services Exports surged by what percent in FY20?
Option A Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has released the data related to the 2019-20 round of its annual survey on exports of computer software and information technology enabled services. India’s export of software services stood at US$ 128.6 billion during 2019-20, registering 9.1% growth over the previous year. The USA was the major destination for software exports with 56.6% share. Europe had 27.6% share, nearly half of which was in the UK.
What does E stands for in AEPS?
Option B Aadhaar Enabled Payment System
In July 2021, Indian Naval Ship Tabar participated in military exercises with a frontline frigate of which country’s Navy?
Option A Indian Naval Ship Tabar participated in military exercises with a frontline frigate of the Italian Navy after it entered the Port of Naples as part of an ongoing deployment to the Mediterranean.
Which of the following has established an e-Tendering Portal-PRANIT?
Steel Authority of India
Power Grid Corporation of India
Oil and Natural Gas Corporation
Option C Power Grid Corporation of India Limited, a central PSU, has established an e-Tendering Portal-PRANIT. This will lead to less paperwork, ease of operation and make the tendering process more transparent.
What is the capital of Oman?
Option A Currency – Rial
Where is National Centre for Finance Education (NCFE) situated?
Option C The National Centre for Financial Education (NCFE), comprising representatives from all financial sector regulators i.e. Reserve Bank of India (RBI), Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI), Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI), Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) and National Institute of Securities Markets (NISM), has been set up to implement National Strategy for Financial Education (NSFE), under the guidance of a Technical Group on Financial Inclusion and Financial Literacy of the Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC), which would cater to all sections of the population in the country.
When is United Nations’ (UN) International Day of Nowruz celebrated?
Option D The United Nations’ (UN) International Day of Nowruz celebrates the start of the Persian spring festival March 21 ever year. It occurs on or around the time of the March equinox.
Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Irdai) has hiked the maximum cover under the standard health insurance plan — Arogya Sanjeevani Policy from _________ earlier to Rs 10 lakh.
Rs 5 lakh
Rs 6 lakh
Rs 8 lakh
Rs 7 lakh
Rs 4 lakh
Option A To bring more people under the ambit of health insurance, Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (Irdai) has hiked the maximum cover under the standard health insurance plan — Arogya Sanjeevani Policy — from Rs 5 lakh earlier to Rs 10 lakh. The insurance regulator has made it mandatory for insurers to offer a sum insured between Rs 50,000 to Rs 10 lakh under the Arogya Sanjeevani policy as against the previous range of Rs 1 -5 lakh.
What is the theme of this year’s World Veterinary Day 2021?
The veterinarian Response to Covid 19 crisis
Environmental protection for improving animal and human health
Value of Vaccination
The role of veterinary professional
None of the Above
Option A World Veterinary Day is widely observed annually on the last Saturday of April, every year across the world. This year, it falls on April 24.