Correct Answer : Option (A) - Goa Shipyard Ltd
Note : The Ministry of Defence has inked a contract with Goa Shipyard Ltd, for the construction of two Pollution Control Vessels for the Indian Coast Guard.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Indian Navy
Note : The Indian Navy has adopted a comprehensive 'Indian Navy Environment Conservation Roadmap' for synergizing the aim of 'Blue Water Operations with a Green Footprint'.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - New Zealand
Note : The New Zealand weightlifter Laurel Hubbard is poised to make history and headlines, as well as significant controversy, after being confirmed as the first transgender athlete to compete at an Olympic Games.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Sumita Mitra
Note : European Patent Office (EPO) honors Mitra for restoring smiles with nanomaterials. Indian-American chemist Sumita Mitra has won the European Inventor Award 2021, one of Europe’s most prestigious innovation prizes for her application of nanotechnology in dentistry.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Mumbai
Note : The train was carrying 100 tonnes of medical liquid oxygen from Rashtriya IspatNigam Ltd in Vishakhapatnam, from where it had begun its journey on April 22. “Railways took the movement of Oxygen Express as a challenge and successfully ran the first Oxygen Express from Kalamboli in Navi Mumbai to Visakhapatnam and back upto Nashik,” it said.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Montek Singh Ahluwalia
Note : Montek Singh Ahluwalia has been named as a member of a High-Level Advisory Group formed by the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - To supply electricity from clean energy
Correct Answer : Option (D) - India
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Maharashtra
Note : Maharashtra has maintained the top position in India's COVID 19 vaccination drive by administering more than 2.8 crore doses.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Justice N. K. Sodhi
Note : The panel, chaired by N K Sodhi, the former chief justice of the high courts of Karnataka and Kerala, makes its recommendations to Sebi on such applications after which the regulator allows concerned parties before passing an order.