When will the first-ever World Solar Technology Summit be held? A. September 8th✔ B. September 12th C. August 20th D. August 31st
A. September 8th Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the World Solar Technology Summit for the first time on 8 September 2020. The summit is being organized by the International Solar Alliance (ISA) on a virtual platform.
Which institute ranks first in the list of top new educational institutes in India? A.IIT Bombay B.IIT Delhi C.IIT Madras✔ D.IIT Kanpur
C.IIT Madras The Indian Institute of Technology Madras has emerged as the winner of the second edition of Atal Rankings of Institutions on Innovation Achievements (ARIIA) 2020.
Who is the new IPL Title sponsor in the year 2020? A. Tata Sons B. Reliance jio C. Byju’s D. Dream11✔
D. Dream11 Dream11 on August 18, 2020 won IPL 2020 title sponsorship bid for Rs 222 crores.
Who has launched the Naval Innovation and Indigenisation Organisation (NIIO) recently? A. Amit Shah B. Reliance jio C. Rajnath Singh✔ D. Prakash Javadekar
C. Rajnath Singh Raksha Mantri launches Naval Innovation and Indigenisation Organisation. The Naval Innovation and Indigenisation Organisation (NIIO) has been launched by the Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh
Israel for the first time established direct phone links recently with which nation? A. UAE✔ B. Saudi Arabia C. Russia D. Qatar
A. UAE Israel and UAE have inaugurated direct telephone services between the two countries following their agreement on the historic peace deal brokered by the United States.
Where is the annual International Film Festival of India (IFFI) held in India? A. Kolkata B. Goa✔ C. New Delhi D. Jaipur
state cabinet has approved financial bid for the implementation of GangadharMeher lift canal system? A.Odisha ✔ B.Bihar C. Jharkhand D.Mizoram
A. Odisha On August 12, 2020, the Odisha cabinet headed by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik approved four mega drinking water projects in its Koraput, Malkangiri, Mayurbhanj, Balasore, Gajapati and Cuttack districts worth Rs 800.27 crore. These projects will provide drinking water to 6.07 lakh additional population in 911 villages in these districts. It also approved the financial bid worth Rs 1138.63 crore for implementation of the GangadharMeher Lift Canal System, an ambitious project that aims to provide assured irrigation to around 25,600 hectares of chronically drought-hit areas in Bijepur areas in Bargarh district.
Which Union Ministry implements Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT)? A. ministry of Home Affairs B. Ministry Of Housing and Urban Affairs✔ C. Ministry Of Rural Devlopment D. Ministry Of Agriculture and Farmers welfares
B. Ministry Of Housing and Urban affairs
Who has launched “Swadeshi Microprocessor Challenge- Innovate Solutions for #Aatmanirbhar Bharat” to support start-ups? A. Piyush Goyal B. Raj Kumar Singh. C. Ravi Shankar Prasad ✔ D. Pralhad Joshi
C.Ravi Shankar Prasad Ravi Shankar Prasad, Union Minister of Law & Justice, Communications and Electronics & Information Technology launched the “Swadeshi Microprocessor Challenge- Innovate Solutions for #Aatmanirbhar Bharat” to provide a strong ecosystem of startups, innovation and research in India. Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Madras and Center for Development of Advance Computing (CDAC) have developed two microprocessors named SHAKTI (32 bit) and VEGA (64 bit) respectively using Open Source Architecture under the aegis of Microprocessor Development Programme of Ministry of Electronics and IT.
Which payments bank has launched an Aadhaar authentication based digital savings account, ‘Jan Bachat Khata’ (JBK)? A. Paytm Payments Bank B. Fino Payments Bank✔ C. India Post Payments Bank D. Airtel Payments Bank
B. Fino Payments Bank Fino Payments Bank Limited(Ltd) launched Jan Bachat Khata (JBK), an Aadhaar authentication based digital savings account for its customers. JBK will bring neo-banking experience to the consumers.