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A)
Bajrang Punia and Vinesh Phogat
B)
Yogeshwar Dutt and Geeta Phogat
C)
Ravi Kumar Dahiya and Sakshi Malik
D)
Deepak Punia and Ravi Kumar Dahiya

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Bajrang Punia and Vinesh Phogat

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Bajrang Punia and Vinesh Phogat are among a host of star Indian wrestlers named for the World Senior Championships to be held in Belgrade, Serbia from 10th September 2022 to 18th September 2022.
 
The Indian team was picked after selection trials at SAI Training Centres in Lucknow and Sonepat. Tokyo Olympian Vinesh, who completed a hat-trick of gold medals at the Birmingham Commonwealth Games earlier this month, will lead the women’s team, while the men’s freestyle squad will have Olympic medallists Bajrang and Ravi Dahiya, and 2019 World Championships silver winner Deepak Punia..

Source : News on Air

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Published On : September 1, 2022
Category : Sports
A)
Serum Institute of India
B)
Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories
C)
Aurobindo Pharma
D)
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Serum Institute of India

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India will get its indigenous vaccine for cervical cancer on Thursday(1st Sep 2022). The vaccine is expected to make treatment easier for the patients. The vaccine will be launched by the Serum Institute of India (SII) and the Department of Biotechnology, Government of India on 1 September 2022.
 
The Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) had given market authorization for the vaccine on 12 July 2022.   
 
* This is India's first Quadrivalent Human Papillomavirus vaccine (qHPV) against cervical cancer.
 
* This vaccine will be manufactured by the Serum Institute of India (SII)..

Source : Zeebiz

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Published On : September 1, 2022
Category : Diseases
A)
Kl Rahul
B)
Rohit Sharma
C)
Virat Kohli
D)
Hardik Pandya

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Virat Kohli

Note : Indian batter Virat Kohli on August 31, 2022, became the player with the highest average(49.53) in the T20I format of cricket. He accomplished his feat during his side’s Group A tie against Hong Kong in Dubai during the ongoing Asia Cup 2022. Kohli has overtaken Pakistan’s batter Mohammed Rizwan.

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Published On : September 1, 2022
Category : Sports
A)
Virat Kohli
B)
Tom Latham
C)
Martin Guptill
D)
Rohit Sharma

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Rohit Sharma

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India captain Rohit Sharma on Wednesday(31st Aug 2022) became the first player to score 3500 runs in T20I history.
 
The star India batter reached this landmark during his side’s match against Hong Kong in the ongoing Asia Cup 2022.
 
Rohit achieved the feat as he took a run against Haroon Arshad in the first over of the match. Rohit, who had scored 3499 runs before the start of the match, reached 3500 runs.
 
New Zealand’s Martin Guptill has scored 3497 runs and Virat Kohli is placed in the third position with 3,343 runs..

Source : The Print

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Published On : September 1, 2022
Category : Sports
A)
NMDFC
B)
ONGC
C)
BHEL
D)
NTPC Limited

Correct Answer : Option (A) - NMDFC

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The National Minorities Development and Finance Corporation (NMDFC) on Thursday(25th Aug 2022) said it has signed an agreement with ICICI Bank for the development of financial accounting software and mobile application.
 
The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) provides for the development of financial accounting software for NMDFC and State Channelizing Agencies (SCAs), loan accounting software for receiving and processing of loan applications and accounting of repayments from beneficiaries.
 
ICICI Bank will design, develop and deploy the application for NMDFC, provide source code and executable database information among others, an official statement said.
 
The customised banking software will bring greater transparency and speed of transactions in the loaning and accounting process of NMDFC as well as SCAs.
 
This will also facilitate submission of online applications by the targeted beneficiaries. Automation of activities of NMDFC by developing the software and mobile app would be a giant step forward by NMDFC towards accomplishing its mission of "Development with Dignity", it said..

Source : Business Today

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Published On : September 1, 2022
Category : Banking
A)
Amiya Kumar Mallick
B)
Dharambir Singh
C)
Amlan Borgohain
D)
Avinash Sable

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Amlan Borgohain

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Amlan Borgohain became India’s fastest sprinter by running 100 metres in 10.25 seconds at the All India Inter Railways Athletics Championships in Raebareli on Monday (August 29, 2022). The 24-year-old surpassed the timing of Amiya Mallick, who had set the 100-metre race national record in 2016 by clocking 10.26 seconds.
 
The Northeast Frontier Railways tweeted and informed about the accomplishment of Amlan in the 87th AIR Athletics Championship. After all the paperwork is completed, the Athletics Federation of India (AFI) would need to ratify the latest 100m record from the Railways competition.
 
Amlan’s previous best in 100 metres was 10.34 seconds, which he clocked last year at the National Open in Warangal..

Source : Firstpost

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Published On : September 1, 2022
Category : Sports
A)
26th Aug 2022
B)
28th Aug 2022
C)
30th Aug 2022
D)
1st Sep 2022

Correct Answer : Option (B) - 28th Aug 2022

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Indian leg-spinner Rahul Sharma on Sunday(28th Aug 2022) announced his retirement from all forms of cricket.
 
“Today, the day has come, I Rahul Sharma hereby announce my retirement from international and first class cricket” said the 35-year old in a statement.
 
Sharma has represented India in four ODIs and two T20Is. “It’s fortunate & lucky to have shared the dressing room with the likes of Gautam Gambhir, Rahul Dravid, Virendra Sehwag and MS Dhoni” he added.
 
Sharma made his Indian Premier League debut with Deccan Chargers (now Sunrisers Hyderabad) in 2010, then represented the now defunct Pune Warriors in 2013 before moving on to play for Delhi Daredevils (now Delhi Capitals) in 2014. He played a total of 44 matches in the IPL with 40 wickets towards his name..

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Published On : September 1, 2022
Category : Sports
A)
Mumbai
B)
Delhi
C)
Bengaluru
D)
Hyderabad

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Mumbai

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The Central Railways installed Atmospheric Water Generators (AWG) called "Meghdoot" in six railway stations in Mumbai. The machines will directly harvest water from the air and the commuters can refill their bottles for Rs 12 per litre and Rs 8 for 500 ml.

The Railways installed 17 kiosks across six major stations, including five each at CSMT and Dadar, four at Thane, and one each at Kurla, Ghatkopar and Vikhroli.

The machine that utilises the science of condensation to extract water vapours from the atmosphere has been developed and manufactured by a Hyderabad-based start-up Maithri Aquatech in collaboration with the CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, Hyderabad. The machine will make water from ambient temperatures ranging from 18 degrees Celsius to 45 degrees Celsius..

Source : Times now News

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Published On : September 1, 2022
Category : Railways
A)
31st Aug 2022
B)
30th Aug 2022
C)
29th Aug 2022
D)
28th Aug 2022

Correct Answer : Option (A) - 31st Aug 2022

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New Zealand all-rounder "Colin de Grandhomme" quit international cricket on Wednesday(31st Aug 2022) after being unexpectedly drafted to play in Australia's Twenty20 Big Bash League (BBL) around the new year.
 
The 36-year-old's selection as a "gold" pick for the Adelaide Strikers in Sunday's BBL draft presented a conflict with his central contract with New Zealand Cricket (NZC), which ran to next July.
 
NZC said in a statement on Wednesday(31st Aug 2022) that de Grandhomme had decided to retire from the international game and had been released from his contract..

Source : Times now News

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Published On : August 31, 2022
Category : Sports
A)
Sanjay Kumar
B)
Balwan Singh
C)
Subedar Major Yadav
D)
Manoj Kumar Pandey

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Subedar Major Yadav

Note : The autobiography “The Hero of Tiger Hill: Autobiography of a Param Vir”, is about the inspiring story of Subedar Major (Honorary Captain) Yogendra Singh Yadav (Retd), the Youngest Param Vir Chakra (PVC) awardee, at the age of 19 for his actions in the 1999 Kargil conflict. This autobiography is published by Srishti Publishers & Distributors.

About the book : Subedar Major Yadav’s idea in writing about him began when he was invited to the top colleges in India, he noticed that his simple but honest answers made a lot of impact on young students. His motive in writing the autobiography is to motivate youngsters of India and infuse a sense of patriotism. The book was mainly focused on the night of July 3, 1999, 19 years old Yadav was given a crucial task with the Ghatak Platoon of 18 Grenadiers Regiment in order to capture the Tiger Hill..

Source : The Print

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Published On : August 31, 2022
Category : Books and Authors