Correct Answer : Option (A) - Rs 6 lakh
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Delhi@2047
Correct Answer : Option (C) - 1023
Note : The Union Cabinet approved the continuation of 1023 Fast Track Special Courts (FTSCs). This included 389 exclusive POCSO Courts under a Centrally Sponsored Scheme (CSS). The time allocated for this spanned between two years from April 1, 2021, to March 31, 2023. Fast Track Special Courts are dedicated courts expected to ensure swift dispensation of justice. A statement issued by the Union Cabinet read, "They(fast track courts) had a better clearance rate than the regular courts and held speedy trials. Besides providing quick justice to the hapless victims, it strengthens the deterrence framework for sexual offenders."
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Germany
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Asian Development Bank
Correct Answer : Option (A) - IIT Delhi
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Kumar Mangalam Birla
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Germany
Note : Indian men’s hockey team defeated Germany to win their first-ever Olympic medal in 41 years. India wins the bronze medal in men’s hockey after beating Germany 5-4 at Tokyo Olympics. Before this podium finish for bronze, India last climbed up the Olympic podium in 1980, when it won its 8th gold at the Games.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - C Rangarajan
Note : Renowned economist Jagdish Bhagwati and C Rangarajan have been conferred with the inaugural Prof CR Rao Centenary Gold Medal (CGM). Bhagwati is professor of economics, law and international relations at Columbia University while C Rangarajan is the former chairman of the Economic Advisory Council of the Prime Minister and former governor of the Reserve Bank of India.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - December 2023