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A)
Jaipur, Rajasthan
B)
Jaipur, Rajasthan
C)
Jaisalmer, Rajasthan
D)
Jodhpur, Rajasthan

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Jaisalmer, Rajasthan

Note : The Indian Army had organised the biggest military exercise called "Dakshin Shakti" in Rajasthan’s Jaisalmer from November 19 to 22, 2021. Exercise Dakshin Shakti witnessed the participation of over 30,000 troops from the Army, Navy, IAF, Coast Guard, BSF and intelligence.

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Published On : November 28, 2021
A)
Anand Mahto
B)
Praveen Sinha
C)
Ramani Bharadwaj
D)
Srinivasan Doraiswamy

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Praveen Sinha

Note : The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Special Director Praveen Sinha has been elected as ‘Delegate for Asia’ on the executive committee of the International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol).

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Published On : November 28, 2021
A)
B.1.1.529(Omicron)
B)
B.1.2.500(Omicron)
C)
B.1.1.501(Omicron)
D)
B.1.2.507(Omicron)

Correct Answer : Option (A) - B.1.1.529(Omicron)

Note :

The Technical Advisory Group on SARS-CoV-2 Virus Evolution (TAG-VE) is an independent group of experts that periodically monitors and evaluates the evolution of SARS-CoV-2 and assesses if specific mutations and combinations of mutations alter the behaviour of the virus. The TAG-VE was convened on 26 November 2021 to assess the SARS-CoV-2 variant: B.1.1.529(Omicron).
 
The B.1.1.529(Omicron) variant was first reported to WHO from South Africa on 24 November 2021. The epidemiological situation in South Africa has been characterized by three distinct peaks in reported cases, the latest of which was predominantly the Delta variant. In recent weeks, infections have increased steeply, coinciding with the detection of B.1.1.529(Omicron) variant. The first known confirmed B.1.1.529(Omicron) infection was from a specimen collected on 9 November 2021.

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Published On : November 28, 2021
A)
Marathi
B)
Bengali
C)
Malayalam
D)
Assamese

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Assamese

Note : Sahitya Akademi Award-winning, Eminent Assamese poet, Sananta Tantyhas passed away. Some of his works include Ujjwal Nakshatrar Sondhanot, Moi Manuhar Amal Utsav, Nizor Biruddhey Sesh Prastab, and Moi. He won the Sahitya Akademi Award (Assamese) in 2018 for his collection of poems titled “Kailoir Dinto Amar Hobo”.

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Published On : November 28, 2021
A)
Goa Shipyard Limited
B)
Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust
C)
Naval Dockyard Mumbai
D)
Hindustan Shipyard Limited, Visakhapatnam

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Naval Dockyard Mumbai

Note : Indian Navy has commissioned indigenously builtScorpene-class submarine Vela at Mumbai’s Naval Dockyard. INS Vela is the fourth in Project 75 series, following Kalvari, Khanderi, and Karanj. It is expected to further boost Indian capability to defend and secure its strategic sea lanes. It was built by Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Ltd in collaboration with M/s Naval Group of France.

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Published On : November 27, 2021
A)
November 25th
B)
November 26th
C)
November 27th
D)
November 28th

Correct Answer : Option (C) - November 27th

Note : In India, the ‘National Organ Donation Day’ is observed every year on November 27th since past 10 years. The day aims to promote awareness and recognize the selfless contribution made by deceased donors to healthcare and mankind re-instill our faith in humanity. 2021 marks the 12th National Organ Donation Day. It is organised by the National Organ & Tissue Transplant Organization (NOTTO) under the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

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Published On : November 27, 2021
A)
Paytm
B)
MakeMyTrip
C)
IRCTC
D)
Goibibo

Correct Answer : Option (B) - MakeMyTrip

Note : MakeMyTrip partnered with the Ministry of Civil Aviation to promote regional air connectivity through the UDAN scheme. MakeMyTrip will now power UDAN flights on the ‘AirSewa portal’ and market them on its platform to promote its services. The Govt. has identified 21st October as UDAN Day, the day on which the scheme document was first released. Under Regional Connectivity Scheme UDAN 4.1 the Civil Aviation Ministry has approved 78 new routes. So far, 766 routes have been sanctioned under the UDAN scheme.

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Published On : November 27, 2021
A)
Gujarat
B)
Uttar Pradesh
C)
Madhya Pradesh
D)
Andhra Pradesh

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Madhya Pradesh

Note : Madhya Pradesh Cabinet has approved the proposal to create "cyber tehsils" in the state of Madhya Pradesh. After this, MP will become the first state in the country to have a cyber tehsil. Cyber Tehsil will make the mutation process easy and people from anywhere in the state can avail of its benefit.

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Published On : November 27, 2021
A)
Wiser
B)
Assure
C)
Resilient
D)
None of the above

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Wiser

Note : The Indo-German Science & Technology Centre (IGSTC) has launched a first-of-its-kind programme to promote women researchers in the field of research and development (R&D) through lateral entry. The programme is called Women’s Involvement in Science and Engineering Research (WISER).WISER will encourage women researchers in joint R&D projects.

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Published On : November 27, 2021
A)
Anil Vij
B)
Sandeep Singh
C)
Kamlesh Dhanda
D)
Dr Jitendra Singh

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Dr Jitendra Singh

Note : The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for the Ministry of Science and Technology, Dr Jitendra Singh inaugurated Project SWADESH. The project SWADESH is a first of its kind large-scale multimodal neuroimaging database designed specifically for the Indian population. The unique brain initiative has been developed by the DBT-National Brain Research Centre (DBT-NBRC), Gurgaon, Haryana.

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Published On : November 27, 2021