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A)
Iran Mersal
B)
Khelil Goiua
C)
Tahera Qutbuddin
D)
Juergen Habermas

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Tahera Qutbuddin

Note : Dr. Tahera Qutbuddin has become the first person from India to win the prestigious Sheikh Zayed Book Award.

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Published On : May 14, 2021
A)
Mars
B)
Sun
C)
Moon
D)
Venus

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Mars

Note :

NASA’s Perseverance rover has recently started to study the floor structure of the ancient crater- Jezero Crater.
The rover has started focusing its science instruments on rocks laying on the floor of the crater. A camera named ‘WATSON’ at the end of the rover’s robotic arm has taken detailed shots of the rocks. The rover is also documenting the historic flights of the rotorcraft of Ingenuity.

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Published On : May 14, 2021
A)
Gujarat
B)
Haryana
C)
Rajasthan
D)
West Bengal

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Haryana

Note :

Haryana conducted a three-day Monkey Census as a part of a larger Wildlife Census for Haryana-2021.
Over 600 people throughout Haryana participated in Monkey Census and documented approximately 6,000 monkeys on a mobile application by the Wildlife Institute of India (WII) titled ‘Wildlife Census Haryana’.

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Published On : May 13, 2021
A)
Padmakumar M Nair
B)
Mrugank M Paranjape
C)
Ganesh Natarajan
D)
Ashwani Bhatia

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Padmakumar M Nair

Note : Padmakumar M Nair has been appointed as the CEO of the proposed National Asset Reconstruction Company Ltd.

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Published On : May 13, 2021
A)
Sangita Reddy
B)
Jahnabi Phookan
C)
Ujjwala Singhania
D)
Harjinder Kaur Talwar

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Ujjwala Singhania

Note : Ujjwala Singhania has been appointed as the National President of FICCI Ladies Organization (FLO) for 2021-22.

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Published On : May 13, 2021
A)
Baman IrAni
B)
Chris Delawar
C)
Farooh Engineer
D)
Arzan Nagwaswalla

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Arzan Nagwaswalla

Note : Arzan Nagwaswalla was not even born when Farokh Engineer the last Parsi cricketer to have featured in the India men's team played his final Test for the country in 1975.

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Published On : May 13, 2021
A)
Persian Gulf
B)
Arabian Sea
C)
Andaman Sea
D)
Bay of Bengal

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Arabian Sea

Note : The Indian and Indonesian Navies has conducted the Passage Exercise (PASSEX) in the southern Arabian sea.

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Published On : May 13, 2021
A)
Vimal Sen
B)
Amit Ghosh
C)
Nirvan Shah
D)
Sankar Ghosh

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Sankar Ghosh

Note : Sankar Ghosh, an award-winning Indian-origin immunologist, has been elected to the prestigious National Academy of Sciences in recognition of his "distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.

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Published On : May 13, 2021
A)
Paytm
B)
Mobikwik
C)
Bajaj Finance
D)
Airtel Payments Bank

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Bajaj Finance

Note : The RBI has granted an authorization to Bajaj Finance for issuance and operation of semi-closed prepaid payment instruments with perpetual validity.

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Published On : May 13, 2021
A)
Kerala
B)
Odisha
C)
Tamil Nadu
D)
Andhra Pradesh

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Kerala

Note : The senior most communist leader of Kerala KR Gouri Amma, who was the second longest, serving MLA in the Legislative Assembly, has passed away due to age-related ailments.

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Published On : May 13, 2021