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A)
Bihar
B)
Assam
C)
Gujarat
D)
Punjab

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Punjab

Note : The Punjab Cabinet has approved a hike in financial assistance under the Ashirwad scheme from Rs 21,000 to Rs 51,000 per beneficiary, with directions to clear all payment backlog under the scheme.

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Published On : May 1, 2021
A)
HDFC Bank
B)
ICICI Bank
C)
Axis Bank
D)
Kotak Mahindra Bank

Correct Answer : Option (A) - HDFC Bank

Note : The HDFC Bank has emerged as the top arranger of corporate bond deals in 2020-21 (FY21). Axis Bank came in second, while ICICI Bank third.

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Published On : May 1, 2021
A)
Ravi Arora
B)
Gurdeep Singh
C)
T V Somanathan
D)
Anil Kumar Gharai

Correct Answer : Option (C) - T V Somanathan

Note : The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has approved the appointment of T V Somanathan as the new Finance Secretary.

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Published On : May 1, 2021
A)
Australia
B)
USA and Japan
C)
Brazil and South Korea
D)
UK and Northern Ireland

Correct Answer : Option (D) - UK and Northern Ireland

Note :

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the signing of an agreement between India and the United Kingdom and Northern Ireland, for sharing information and preventing Customs offences. The proposed agreement is expected to facilitate trade and ensure faster customs clearance between the three countries.

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Published On : April 30, 2021
A)
International Monetary Fund
B)
New Development Bank
C)
Asian Development Bank
D)
World Bank

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Asian Development Bank

Note :

The Asian Development Bank has recently released a report titled Developing Asia’s Economic Outlook.
As per the report, Asia’s economy shrank by 0.2% in 2020. Although recovery has commenced in Asia, the recovery is registered at different speeds. Also, average inflation in the region is forecast to fall from 2.8% in 2020 to 2.3% in 2021.

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Published On : April 30, 2021
A)
Chad
B)
Sudan
C)
Afghanistan
D)
Saudi Arabia

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Saudi Arabia

Note :

Yanbu is a port city on the Red Sea coast of western part of the Saudi Arabia. Recently, a remotely piloted boat packed with explosives has been found by the kingdom near the port of Yanbu in the Red Sea.
Saudi Arabia claimed to have intercepted and destroyed the attack boat, which caused a blast. Ther have been a series of attacks on shipping in the Mideast region amid a shadow war and negotiations between Iran and Israel.

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Published On : April 30, 2021
A)
Prime Minister of India
B)
Lieutenant Governor of Delhi
C)
Chief Minister of Delhi
D)
Cabinet Ministers of Delhi

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Lieutenant Governor of Delhi

Note :

The Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) Act, 2021 has come into force in the national capital.
According to the amended legislation, the “government” in Delhi means the ” Lieutenant Governor “. The elected representatives of the UT will have to seek the opinion of the Lieutenant Governor before taking any executive decision.

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Published On : April 30, 2021
A)
Israel
B)
Russia
C)
China
D)
United States

Correct Answer : Option (C) - China

Note : The Chinese government has launched a robot prototype named as 'NEO-01', in the Earth's low orbit on its Long March 6 rocket.

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Published On : April 30, 2021
A)
Arun Raste
B)
Viral Davda
C)
Atul Roongta
D)
Vijay Kumar Venkataraman

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Arun Raste

Note : Arun Raste has been appointed as the new Managing Director and CEO of National Commodity and Derivatives Exchange Ltd (NCDEX).

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Published On : April 30, 2021
A)
Greece
B)
Norway
C)
Finland
D)
Sweden

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Finland

Note : The Finland has topped the Chandler Good Government Index (CGGI) 2021.

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Published On : April 30, 2021