Correct Answer : Option (B) - Times Group
Note : Pioneering philanthropist and Times Group Chairperson, Indu Jain has passed away due to C-19-related complications. The prominent Indian media personality, Indu Jain was the chairperson of India’s largest media group, Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd., which is popularly known as the Times Group, which owns the Times of India and other large newspapers.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Adar Poonawalla
Note : From India, Adar Poonawalla, the chief executive officer of Serum Institute of India is the only Indian among the top 10 names.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Manisha Kapoor
Note : Manisha Kapoor, the General Secretary, of Advertising Standards Council of India has been appointed to the executive committee of the International Council for Advertising Self-Regulation.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - NV Ramana
Note : The Chief Justice of India N.V. Ramana launched an official mobile application for Journalists to cover proceedings of the apex court.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Chhattisgarh
Note : The Chhattisgarh government has announced that it will pay for the education of children who lost their parents or guardians to corona.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - KP Sharma Oli
Note : In Nepal, KP Sharma Oli has re-appointed as the Prime Minister of the country by the President Bidhya Devi Bhandari.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Gujarat
Note : In Gujarat, 'Maru Gam - Corona Mukt Gam' or My Village - Corona Free Village - campaign launched by the state government has helped in checking the spread of Covid-19 in rural areas.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Blue Dart
Note : Unmanned Aircraft System for delivery of vaccines and medicines being operated by Blue Dart, a leading express logistics service provider.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Ajay Seth
Note : The 4th edition of India-Swiss Financial Dialogue has held through video conferencing. The Indian delegation has led by Ajay Seth, Economic Affairs Secretary.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Japan
Note : Amid a devastating second wave of coronavirus in India, the Japanese government and the UNDP has partnered to provide oxygen generation plants to the North Eastern Region in India.