Correct Answer : Option (D) - Swift J1818.0-1607
Note : Astronomers at the US (United Sates) based space agency NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) have discovered the youngest known magnetar (a type of neutron star) named "Swift J1818.0-1607" about 16,000 light years away from Earth.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Amitesh Kumar Sinha
Note : The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy has set up a Project Development Cell under its joint secretary Amitesh Kumar Sinha to attract investment in clean energy, especially in the solar sector. This cell will offer for investment those renewable energy projects where all the necessary works like detailed project report, land availability etc. have been completed.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Dr. Harsh Vardhan
Note : Union Minister for Science & Technology Dr. Harsh Vardhan inaugurated and flagged off India's first Infectious disease diagnostic lab (I-Lab) for COVID-19 testing in rural and inaccessible areas of India.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - 18th June 2020
Note : BS Yediyurappa, Chief Minister of Karnataka announced that Karnataka observed 18th June 2020, as "Mask Day" to create awareness to the general public on the importance of wearing a mask, using sanitisers, washing hands and maintaining social distancing against COVID-19.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Tata MD
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Italy – Japan
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Uttar Pradesh
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Zambia
Correct Answer : Option (C) - PM Kaushal Vikas Yojana 3.0
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Madhavrao Balwant Patil
Note : Madhavrao Balwant Patil, Former Lok Sabha Member and the founder of Janalaxmi Cooperative Bank passed away due to illness at the age of 80 in Nashik, Maharashtra. He was born on 21st January 1940 in Nashik, Maharashtra.