Correct Answer : Option (A) - Andhra Pradesh
Note : Former SBI Chairman Rajnish Kumar has been appointed as the economic advisor of Andhra Pradesh by the YS Jagan Mohan Reddy-led Andhra government. Rajnish Kumar will serve at the cabinet rank position for a term of two years.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Cuba
Note : Cuba became the first country in the world on September 6, 2021, to start vaccinating toddlers with the COVID-19 vaccine. Children above 2 years of age are being vaccinated in Cuba with home-grown vaccine shots, which are not yet recognized by the World Health Organisation (WHO).
Correct Answer : Option (B) - September 15th
Note : The world’s first all-civilian mission to orbit will be launched on September 15, 2021. The mission, named Inspiration4 will be launched aboard Falcon 9 rocket of SpaceX from NASA's Kennedy Space Centre in Florida, US. The mission will have no professional astronauts, as all four mission members are private citizens.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - 2021 PJ1
Note : The Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) on August 14, 2021, marked the 1,000th Near-Earth Asteroid named ‘2021 PJ1’as it passed Earth at a distance of approximately 1.7 million kilometers. The asteroid was not a threat to the planet.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Delhi
Note : Delhi Deputy Chief Minister and Education Minister Manish Sisodia announced seed money worth Rs 2,000 for 3,50,000 students across 1,000 government schools on September 6, 2021 under the Seed Money Project. The seed money project aims to build up the business skills of students.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - The Wire
Note : American actor, Michael K Williams passed away on September 7, 2021 at the age of 54. He was popular for his role 'Omar Little' in the gritty TV series The Wire and as Chalky White in Boardwalk Empire and had most recently appeared in HBO's "Lovecraft Country" and the series "F Is for Family."
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Mehbooba Mufti
Note : Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti claimed on September 7, 2021 that she has been placed under house arrest. The PDP leader tweeted saying that the situation is far from normal in Kashmir
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Tamannaah Bhatia
Note : Actress Tamannaah Bhatia launched her book ‘Back to the Roots’. She has co-authored the book with celebrity lifestyle coach Luke Coutinho.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - 4th
Note : The 4th edition of AUSINDEX, a bilateral navy exercise between the Indian Navy and the Royal Australian Navy has begun from September 06, 2021 and will continue up to September 10, 2021.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Asian Development Bank
Note : Asian Development Bank has approved a loan of USD 150 million (about Rs 1,095 crore) for a sustainable housing project for the urban poor in Tamil Nadu.