GA Topper Series: 7th July 2022 Quiz: Hello Students, all those students who have cleared their prelims exams in the banking sector must be prepared with every topic in the General Awareness Section for the mains examinations. Bankersadda team has brought you up a new series in which we will come up with 10 questions with the correct answer and the detailed solution to the question.
Q1. Department of Telecommunications (DoT), Ministry of Communications has signed an agreement with which telecom company to fund pilot projects under the Universal Service Obligation Fund (USOF)?
Q2. In which year Universal Service Support Policy come into effect?
Q3. What P stands in DDPI?
Q4. What is the name of the portal to integrate all CBSE Board Exam Activities?
(b) Pariksha Sangam
Q5. Which country has launched the Zuljanah rocket?
Q6. A new book titled “Ganga: ReImagining, ReJuvenating, ReConnecting” describes the issues faced by which of the following projects?
(a) Swachh Bharat Mission
(b) National Mission for clean ganga
(c) Jal Mission
(d) National River Cleaning Mission
Q7. International Plastic Bag Free Day, celebrated annually on which day?
(a) 1 July
(b) 2 July
(c) 3 July
(d) 4 July
Q8. Maryna Viazovska, who won the top mathematics prize, the Fields Medal 2022, belongs to which country?
Q9. Agradoot is a newspaper in which language?
Q10. What is the green deal by Europe for?
(a) to restore Europe’s nature by 2050 and 50 % pesticide use by 2030
(b) to finance 100 billion in sustainable projects
(c) to become carbon neutral by 2050
(d) All of these
Department of Telecommunications (DoT), Ministry of Communications has signed an agreement with Indian Telephone Industries (ITI) Limited and Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) to fund pilot projects under the Universal Service Obligation Fund (USOF).
The Universal Service Support Policy came into effect on 01.04.2002. The guidelines for universal service support policy were issued by DoT on 27th March 2002. The Indian Telegraph (Amendment) Act, 2003 giving statutory status to the Universal Service Obligation Fund (USOF) was passed by both Houses of Parliament in December 2003.
The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), the capital markets regulator, has extended the deadline for implementation of the guidelines, related to the Demat Debit and Pledge Instruction (DDPI) for pledging and repledging of stocks for margin purposes, by 2 months, from its original date of July 01, 2022, to September 01, 2022.
CBSE launches ‘Pariksha Sangam’ Portal to Integrate all CBSE Board Exam Activities The Central Board of Secondary Education(CBSE) launched a digital portal named ‘Pariksha Sangam’ to streamline all CBSE board exams and result-related activities for classes 10th and 12th.
Iran launched its second solid-fuelled rocket named “Zuljanah” with a satellite carrier into space by the Ministry of Defense and Armed Forces Logistics
Rajiv Ranjan Mishra and Puskal Upadhyay have authored a new book titled “Ganga: ReImagining, ReJuvenating, ReConnecting” which describes the issues faced by the National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) team during its task.
International Plastic Bag Free Day, is celebrated annually on July 3 at the global level to spread awareness about the harmful effects of plastic and ways to eliminate the use of plastic bags
Ukrainian maths professor, Maryna Viazovska, who won the top mathematics prize, the Fields Medal 2022. Viazovska and three other mathematicians received the Fields Medal, dubbed the Nobel prize in maths, in Helsinki after the ceremony was moved from Saint Petersburg to the Finnish capital in response to Moscow’s war.
Michelle Poonawalla received the Shiromani Award at the NRI World Summit 2022 in the United Kingdom for her contribution to the field of art. In addition to Poonawalla, the Shiromani Award was also awarded to Shri Sadhu Bhramvihari, Lord Rami Ranger, and Rita Hinduja Chhabria.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Golden Jubilee Celebrations of the Agradoot group of newspapers.
‘Agradoot’ was started as an Assamese bi-weekly. It was established by Kanak Sen Deka, a senior journalist of Assam. In 1995, a daily newspaper Dainik Agradoot was started and it has developed as a trusted and influential voice of Assam.
Green Deal: pioneering proposals to restore Europe’s nature by 2050 and 50 % pesticide use by 2030 The European Commission has adopted pioneering proposals to restore damaged ecosystems and bring nature back across Europe, from agricultural land and seas to forests and urban environments. The Commission also proposes to reduce the use and risk of chemical pesticides by 50% by 2030. The proposal for a Nature Restoration Law to repair the 80% of European habitats which are in poor condition, and to bring back nature to all ecosystems. The aim is to cover at least 20% of the EU’s land and sea areas by 2030 with nature restoration measures, and eventually extend these to all ecosystems in need of restoration by 2050
|Current Affairs April 2022|