Correct Answer : Option (C) - June 3rd
Correct Answer : Option (B) - 2nd June 2022
Correct Answer : Option (D) - NTPC Limited
Correct Answer : Option (A) - India and Israel
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Ministry of Culture
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Blue Dart
Correct Answer : Option (C) - 1st June 2022
Note : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday(1st June 2022) condoled the passing away of distinguished Indian National Army (INA) veteran from Malaysia, Anjalai Ponnusamy at the age of 102, and said that her courage and inspiring role in India's freedom movement will always be remembered.
"Anguished by the passing away of the distinguished INA Veteran from Malaysia Anjalai Ponnusamy Ji. We will always remember her courage and inspiring role in India's freedom movement. Condolences to her family and friends," PM Modi said in a tweet.
Source : ANI News
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Frontier Supercomputer
Note : Frontier, a supercomputer built using Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) architecture and equipped with Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) processors, outperformed Fugaku to become the world’s fastest supercomputer, according to the Top500 list of world’s most powerful supercomputers.
The supercomputer, built for the United States Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), has reached Linmark benchmark score of 1.1 exaflops, making it the world’s first supercomputer to break the exascale speed barrier.
Frontier has 8,730,112 total cores and is built on the latest HPE Cray EX235a architecture and powered with AMD EPYC 64C 2GHz processors. Fugaku, now the second-most powerful supercomputer, has 7,630,848 cores..
Source : The Hindu
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Bihar
Note : The Chief Minister of Bihar "Nitish Kumar" announced on June 1, 2022, that a caste-based count rather than a census will be held in Bihar to avoid any conflict. The announcement regarding the Caste-based census in Bihar was made after an all-party meeting on a caste census.
The Chief Minister also said that all the parties, including BJP has agreed on a caste-based census in one of the largest states of India.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Sachin Tendulkar
Note : Sachin Tendulkar will continue as United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) ‘Goodwill Ambassador’ for a record 20th year, working for the welfare of underprivileged children. The iconic cricketer has been associated with UNICEF for a long for various causes. In his almost two-decade-long partnership with UNICEF, he has been vital in furthering the campaigns, especially the ones aimed at providing a better future for underprivileged children.
Source : Indian Express