Correct Answer : Option (A) - Ross Taylor
Note : New Zealand cricketer Ross Taylor is the first-ever cricketer to play 100 matches in all three formats- Test, ODI and T20. The cricketer announced that he will retire from international cricket after New Zealand's two-match test series at home against Bangladesh and six ODIs against Australia and the Netherlands.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Egypt
Note : India on December 29, 2021, welcomed Egypt as the new member of the BRICS New Development Bank. With this, Egypt has now become a fourth new member to be admitted to BRICS NDB. The BRICS group includes five major emerging countries around the world- Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa and the multilateral bank BRICS NDB was established by these rising economies to finance the sustainable development projects.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Axis Bank
Correct Answer : Option (D) - IndusInd Bank
Correct Answer : Option (C) - V L Indira Dutt
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Paras Defence and Space
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Karnataka
Correct Answer : Option (B) - China
Note : China on Sunday(26th Dec 2021) launched a new satellite with a camera capable of taking photos of the ground with a resolution of five meters, according to the National Space Administration of China (CNSA). The satellite, called “Ziyuan-1 02E” or “Five Meter 02 Optical Satellite”. Beijing time by a Long March-4C rocket from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center in Beijing Province. Shanxi (northern China). This is the 39th launch of the Longue Marche-4C rocket and the 403rd launch of the entire Long March series.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Rishabh Pant
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Nitesh Kumar