Correct Answer : Option (C) - S.P.Mukherjee
Note : The government had formed an Expert Group on Minimum Wages & National Floor Wages headed by Prof. S.P.Mukherjee. Based on the recommendation of this committee, the base year has been changed.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Cadila
Note : Cadila Healthcare has developed Viroshield, an enzyme-based mouth spray. The product has not been launched commercially. The enzyme-based mouth spray has been formulated in a way to break viral proteins, creating a protective barrier that will guard the mouth and throat against different viruses.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Cambodia
Note : The 13th edition of the ASEM (Asia-Europe Meeting) Summit has been organised on November 25 and 26, 2021. The Summit is being hosted by Cambodia as ASEM Chair.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - India
Note : Union External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar chaired the 18th meeting of Foreign Ministers of Russia, India, and China virtually on November 26, 2021. India had taken over the chairmanship of the RIC after the last RIC Foreign Ministers meeting in Moscow in September 2020. The RIC Chairmanship will now pass on to China's Foreign Minister for the next year.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - 1949
Note : The Indian Constitution was adopted on November 26, 1949 and brought into effect on January 26, 1950. Hence, India commemorates November 26 every year as ‘Constitution Day’.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Narendra Modi
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Rajnath Singh
Note : The fifth(5th) edition of the World Congress on Disaster Management (WCDM) was virtually inaugurated by the Union Defence Minister, "Rajnath Singh". The event has been organised at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi campus from November 24-27, 2021. The theme of the 5th WCDM is Technology, Finance and Capacity for Building Resilience to Disasters in the Contexts of Covid-19.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - ITC
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Delhi
Note : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced on November 25, 2021 that a Yamuna Cleaning Cell will be constituted to expedite inter-departmental coordination and execution of projects for cleaning the heavily polluted Yamuna river.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - 9.3%
Note : Moody’s Investors Service in its latest report has projected that the economic growth in India will rebound strongly. It has pegged GDP growth for the nation at 9.3% and 7.9% in FY22 and FY23, respectively. India recently hit record Covid-19 vaccination rates. Moody’s notes that the vaccination drive in India has gathered pace after the second wave.