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Gk computer questions and answers-2022

Gk computer questions and answers-2022

1- How many bytes are in 1 Kilobyte?

2-What is the term for purchasing and offering goods and services online?

3-What is the name of the procedure for moving files from your computer to the Internet?

4-What is the virus’ full form?

5-Does Google act as a search engine or a browser?

Gk computer questions and answers

6-What is RAM’s complete form?

7-Who is Facebook’s creator?

8-Who does all logical and mathematical operations on computers?

9- Printer is which type of device, an output or an input?

10-What electronic part did the first generation of computers use?

Gk computer questions and answers

11-Who is the “Father of the Computer”?

12-What are those who try to pose as someone else and ask for private information from you called?

13-What is the procedure for transfer of files from the Internet to your computer known as?

14-Who was the person who designed the first mechanical calculator?

15-Are examples of output devices or input devices? A keyboard, mouse, and joystick

Gk computer questions and answers

16- The contents of the Cache and Main Memory will be lost when the power is turned off because?

17-Who was the Ms-Dos operating system’s programmer?

18-The first programme that executes on a computer when computer boots up is?

19-Who was the Oracle Corporation’s original founder?

20-What is the procedure for locating errors in software code called?

21 Which technology does a CD-ROM drive employ?

Gk computer questions and answers

22-What is the name of the programme that enables us to view web pages?

23-What is the name of the software that converts high-level language into machine-level language?
24-What is the name of the address assigned to a machine linked to a network?

25- What provides explicit guidelines and terminology that describe an algorithm’s logical steps?

Gk computer questions and answers

ANSWERS-

1-1024 bytes.

2-E-Commerce.

3-Uploading.

4-Virtual Information Resource Under Seize.

5-Search Engine.

6-Random Access Memory.

7-Mark Zuckerberg

8-Central Processing Unit.

9-Output device.

10-Vaccum tubes.

11-Charles Babbage.

12-Phising scams.

13-Downloading.

14-Blaise Pascal.

15-Input Devices.

16-They are volatile.

17-Bill Gates

18-Operating System.

19-Lawrence J. Ellison.

20-Debugging.

21-Optical.

22-Browser.

23-Compiler.

24-IP address.

25- Syntax.

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Latest sports news India-2022-One Liners

Latest sports news India-2022-One Liners

Latest sports news India: 1-In the FIH Hockey Pro League, Harmanpreet Singh converted a penalty corner in the waning seconds of the play to help India fight back and hold the Netherlands to a 2-2 draw.

2- Sri Lanka will be hopeful that their flamboyant spin bowler Wanindu Hasaranga is fit to lead them in the third One-day International in Colombo, after the 24-year-old was forced to miss the home team’s 26-run triumph over Australia in the second game owing to a groyne injury.

3-Right-arm quick of the West Indies Kemar Roach, one of the best fast bowlers in the world, took his tenth five-wicket haul in Tests and a record 50th wicket at the Sir Vivian Richards Cricket Stadium on Sunday, putting the hosts on the edge of victory in the first Test against Bangladesh (IST).

4-Sune Luus will captain South Africa’s 15-man squad for the upcoming one-off Test and three-match ODI series against England, which begins on June 27 at Taunton.

Latest sports news India

5-Stuart Broad, a England fast bowler, believes new coach Brendon McCullum’s high-risk Test style will result in more victories than losses.

6-Jimmy Anderson, England’s mainstay pace bowler, will most certainly miss the third and final Test against New Zealand, which begins on June 23 in Leeds, after he was reportedly suffering from leg discomfort on the final morning of the Trent Bridge Test.

Latest sports news India–Jimmy Anderson

7-Hubert Hurkacz of Poland reached his fifth ATP Tour final, and his first in 2022, by defeating Australia’s Nick Kyrgios, 4-6, 7-6(2), 7-6(4), to set up a title match with Russian world No. 1 Daniil Medvedev at the Terra Wortmann Open.

8-With the ever-expanding T20 cricket scenario, Australia squad head coach Andrew McDonald has admitted that certain players would leave the national setup and move to franchise cricket in the coming years.

Latest sports news India

9-Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) greeted the Indian women’s cricket team, captained by Harmanpreet Kaur, when they landed in Dambulla for three T20Is and an equal number of ODIs, by uploading photos of the players exiting the airport on Sunday.

10-Several Indian athletes, including cricket legends Sachin Tendulkar and Cheteshwar Pujara, as well as famed fighter Nikhat Zareen, took to social media to commemorate Father’s Day, thanking their fathers for being their “greatest support system.”

11-Anju Bobby George, a celebrated Indian athlete, shared a photo of herself flying business class from New Delhi to Bengaluru with cricket star Kapil Dev on Sunday, captioning it, “1983 and 2003 flying together from Delhi to Bangalore,” leaving admirers in awe of the two Indian sports legends.

  • In 1983, Kapil Dev guided India to their first World Cup victory, defeating the West Indies at Lord’s.
  • When retired long jumper Anju Bobby George won bronze at the 2003 World Championships in Paris, she made history. She became the first Indian athlete to win a medal in athletics at a World Championships.

12-Neeraj Chopra, India’s top javelin thrower and a gold medalist at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, has proclaimed his intention to win gold in the Diamond League’s first event on June 30 in Stockholm.

Latest sports news India

13- Odisha FC, a Indian Super League club, confirmed the return of Spanish center-back Carlos Delgado after a two-year absence, rejoining alongside Josep Gombau.

14-Lewis Hamilton, the seven-time Formula One champion, was smiling with excitement after securing a P4 in Saturday’s Canadian Grand Prix qualifying race, claiming that he had never felt so good with such results.

15-Liverpool has finalised the signing of Calvin Ramsay from Aberdeen FC, according to a statement released by the club on Sunday.

16-In the midst of Sri Lanka’s economic crisis, former cricketer Roshan Mahanama has asked his fellow countrymen to look after one another, as he was seen distributing tea and buns to those waiting in lengthy lines at a petrol station in the Ward Place and Wijerama mawatha areas of the island nation.

Latest sports news India

17- Badminton Association of India (BAI) president Himanta Biswa Sarma on Sunday praised the Badminton World Federation’s (BWF) decision to elevate the India Open to a BWF Super 750 event and keep the Syed Modi International on the World Tour calendar.

18- Anahat Singh, a Indian squash player, won gold in the Asian Juniors Squash Championships in Pattaya, Thailand, in the females Under-15 division.

19- Ian Chappell, a former Australian cricketer, argues that current players on the circuit should have a say in whether version of cricket provides the most enjoyment.

Latest sports news India-Ian Chappel

20-A study by FIFA into racist abuse on social media during Euro 2020 and this year’s Africa Cup of Nations indicated that nearly half of the players, including Marcus Rashford, Bukayo Saka, and Jadon Sancho, were targeted during international competitions.

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Sports news of this week-2022-One Liners

Sports news of this week-2022-One Liners

Sports news of this week: 1-Belinda Bencic of Switzerland reached the final of the German Open on Saturday, defeating Maria Sakkari of Greece 6-7(6), 6-4, 6-4 in a gruelling quarterfinal in Berlin.

2-H.S. Prannoy fell 16-21, 15-21 to China’s Zhao Junpeng in the men’s singles semifinals at the Istoria Stadium in Jakarta (Indonesia) on Saturday, ending India’s campaign at the Indonesia Open 2022.

3-On the first day of the Asian Track Cycling Championships, India had a fantastic day, winning one silver and six bronze medals at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Stadium in New Delhi.

4-Striker Sumaiyya Shaikh scored a hat-trick as Maharashtra (WIFA) kicked off their campaign with a bang, thrashing Tripura FA 6-0 in the AIFF Junior (U-17) Women’s National Football Championship-2022’s first league encounter on Saturday.

Sports news of this week

5-Tokyo Olympics champion Neeraj Chopra won the men’s javelin throw gold at the 2022 Kuortane Games in Finland on Saturday, after winning a silver medal and setting a new national record at the Paavo Nurmi athletics competition.

6- Belinda Bencic of Switzerland reached the final of the German Open on Saturday, defeating Maria Sakkari of Greece 6-7(6), 6-4, 6-4 in a gruelling semifinal in Berlin.

7-Harmanpreet Singh converted a penalty corner in the penultimate minute to help India fight back and tie the Netherlands 2-2 in a FIH Hockey Pro League match in Rotterdam (the Netherlands) on Saturday, but they lost 4-1 in a shootout.

8- Naomi Osaka, the former world No. 1, withdrew from Wimbledon on Saturday due to a left Achilles issue.

Sports news of this week

9- India finished third in Final A of the PR3 Men’s Coxless Pair event at the 2022 World Rowing Cup 2 in Poznan, Poland, to win a bronze medal in the para-rowing championships.

10- On Sunday, Viktor Axelsen of Denmark and Tai Tzu Ying of Chinese Taipei won the men’s and women’s singles titles, respectively, at the Indonesia Open tournament in Jakarta, Indonesia.

11-In the series decider at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium on Sunday, South Africa captain Keshav Maharaj won the toss and opted to bowl first against an unchanged India.

Sports news of this week-M Chinnaswamy Stadium

12- Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the 44th Chess Olympiad’s historic torch relay at Indira Gandhi Stadium in New Delhi on Sunday.

Sports news of this week

13-Rain gods arrived just as the fifth and final T20I between India and South Africa was set to begin at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium on Sunday, causing the proceedings to be postponed even before a ball was bowled.

14- Manu Bhaker and Shiva Narwal, both from Haryana, won the 10m Air Pistol Mixed Team title in the 20th Kumar Surendra Singh Memorial Shooting competition on Sunday at the MP Shooting Academy range in Bhopal.

15-Marcel Granollers and Horacio Zeballos won the 2022 Halle Open men’s doubles tournament at Halle (Germany) on Sunday, holding off a stirring late rally from Tim Puetz and Michael Venus.

16- Aleksandar Kolarov, a former Manchester City defender, has announced his retirement from professional football at the age of 36.

Sports news of this week

17-In a FIH Hockey Pro League match in Rotterdam (Netherlands) on Sunday, the Indian women’s hockey team put in another outstanding performance but fell short as World No. 2 Argentina triumphed 3-2.

18- India head coach Rahul Dravid confessed that he hadn’t intended on working with six captains commanding the national team across all formats at different times.

19-Hubert Hurkacz, of Poland, won the Halle Open on Sunday after upsetting World No. 1 Daniil Medvedev in straight sets in Halle, Germany.

20- On the second day of the Asian Track Cycling Championships, India won a gold, three silver, and four bronze medals, with para-cyclist Jyoti Gaderaya winning gold in the Para Women’s Individual Pursuit event.

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Geography current affairs compilation-2022

Geography current affairs compilation-2022

Geography current affairs compilation: 1- The Southwest monsoon is responsible for around 75% of the country’s annual rainfall.

2- Monsoon rainfall supports around 78% of the country’s gross cultivated area.

3-Approximately 75% of the Southwest monsoon occurs between June and September.

4-The Indian Ocean Dipole (IOD) is the temperature differential between the eastern (Bay of Bengal) and western Indian Oceans (Arabian Sea).

5-The Indian Ocean Dipole (IOD) forms in the Indian Ocean’s equatorial zone from April to May, peaking in October.

Geography current affairs compilation

6-The Long Period Average (LPA) is the average rainfall received between 1971 and 2021 over a 50-year period. This equates to 87cm of rainfall on average.

7-The Pacific Ocean experiences La Nia weather patterns. This results in normal or above-average rainfall in India.

8-The term “El Nio” refers to the exceptional warming of surface waters in the eastern tropical Pacific Ocean. El Nio is Spanish for “the tiny boy.”

9-In 2022, the southwest monsoon is expected to be “normal.”

10-Western Disturbances form in the mid-latitude region (north of the Tropic of Cancer) rather than the tropical region, hence they are referred to as mid-latitude storms or extra-tropical storms.

Geography current affairs compilation

11-The lack of Western disturbances in March and April has resulted in the greatest temperatures in Northern India in the recent 72 years.

12-Western Disturbances are low-pressure systems embedded in westerlies, which flow from west to east.

13-Madden The Julian Oscillation (MJO) is a cloud, wind, and pressure disturbance that moves eastward at a speed of 4-8 metres per second. On average, the MJO travels around the world every 30-60 days. It can take up to 90 days at times.

14-According to a recent study published in Nature Climate Change and the IPCC’s Report (AR6), the Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation (AMOC) is losing its stability.

15-Global warming has the potential to harm the world’s major ocean systems.

Geography current affairs compilation

16-A 2017 NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) survey found that average US temperatures had risen since the late 1800s.

17-June-21- This is the summer solstice, or the longest day of the summer season. When the sun is directly overhead the Tropic of Cancer, this happens.

18- 21st December or The Winter Solstice, commemorates the shortest day of the year in the Northern Hemisphere.

19-Tides are the periodic rise and decrease of sea level caused by the gravitational force of the Moon and Sun, which occurs once or twice a day.

20- Only over warm ocean waters near the equator do tropical cyclones form.

Geography current affairs compilation

21- Every year, between 70 to 90 cyclonic systems form around the world. The wind spirals around a low-pressure area due to the Coriolis force.

22-Hurricane Ida recently made landfall in Louisiana, United States. It is a Category 4 storm, one of the most powerful storms to ever impact the United States.

23- A glacial lake is a body of water formed by glacier activity. They arise when a glacier erodes the terrain and then melts, filling the resulting depression.

24-The earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter Scale originated near Sonitpur, Tezpur, Assam, according to the National Centre of Seismology.

25-A landslide occurs when a pile of rock, rubble, or earth slides down a hill. Landslides include five types of slope movement: falls, topples, slides, spreads, and flows.

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Biology bits for competitive exams-2022

Biology bits for competitive exams-2022

These are essential biology general knowledge questions for all competitive exams.

Here you will find really important biology gk questions and answers for any competitive exams.

Prepare for competitive exams by practising with these well selected Biology General Knowledge Questions.

These questions are applicable to any competitive test, including IAS, Bank PO, SSC CGL, RAS, CDS, UPSC, and all state-related exams.

1– Which of the following elements, in addition to carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen, and oxygen, is found in certain amino acids?

A. Phosphorus

B. Zinc

C. Calcium

D. Sulphur

2– The vitamin, which is extremely vulnerable and readily damaged during cooking and storage, is

A. Vitamin A

B. Vitamin b6

C. vitamin C

D. vitamin K

3- The most abundant source of vitamin D is

A. Cod liver oil

B. Spinach

C. Milk

D. Cheese

4- Which vitamin does sunlight offer to the body?

A. A vitamin

B vitamin B

C- Vitamin C.

D Vitamin D.

5- Which of the following plant proteins is thought to be as good as animal protein?

A. Protein derived from soybeans

B. protein derived from corn

C. Protein derived from wheat

D. Protein from Bengal Gram

Biology bits for competitive exams

6- Foot and mouth illness has been discovered in

A. Dogs and cats

B. Cattle

C. Poultry

D. Humans

7-Which of the following diseases is induced by a furious dog’s bite?

A. Hydrocele

B. Hydrophobia

C. Hydrocephatus

D. Hydroperitoneum

8-. Which of the following is a type of enzyme?

A. Glucagon

B. Insulin

C. Somatotropin

D. Trypsin

9-Which of the following pitcher plant parts is transformed into a pitcher?

A. Stem

B. leaf

C. stipule

D. petiole

10-. Skin is a respiratory organ in which of the following animals?

A. Cockroach

B. Frog

C. shark

D. Whale

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11- What is the pH of a normal person’s blood?

A. 4.0 – 4.5

B. 6.45 – 65.5

C. 7.35 – 7.45

D. 8.25 – 8.35

12-Which of the following is not referred to as the voice box?

(A) Trachea

(B) pharynx

(C) epiglottis

(D) Larynx

13-Cutting and peeling onions causes tears to well up in the eyes due to the presence of

(A) the presence of sulphur in the cell

(B) the amount of carbon in the cell

(C) cellular fat

(D) cellular aminoacid

14-Which of the following is not a component of the small intestine?

(A) Caecum

(B) Duodenum

(C) Jejunum

(D) Ileum

15- Cartilage in the body is

(A) muscle tissue

(B) a kind of epithelial tissue

(C) a type of connective tissue

A germinal tissue (D)

Biology bits for competitive exams

16-. How do the majority of insects breathe?

A. via the skin

B. through the gills

C. because of lungs

D. Through the trachea system

17-Which of the following is NOT a function of the liver?

A. Lipase

B. Urea

C. Mucus

D. The acid hydrochloric

18- What acid is created when milk ferments?

A. The acetic acid

B. The acid tartaric

C. Lactic acid

D. Butyric acid

19-Which nutrients are most vulnerable to food processing and storage?

A. Carbohydrates

B. Fats

C. Proteins

D. Vitamins

20- Mushrooms are classified as which of the following organisms?

A. Algae

B. Ferns

C. Fungi

D. Lichens

Biology bits for competitive exams

  1. Which of the following plants produces seeds but no flowers?

A. The cashew nut

B. Coffee

C. Nutmeg powder

D. Pine

22-Which of the following diseases is hereditary?

A. Leukaemia

B. Color deficiency

C. Malignancy

D. Hepatitis

23- Which of the following vitamins is synthesised by intestinal bacteria in the body?

A. B1 vitamin

B. B4 vitamin

C. D vitamin

D. K-vitamin

24- It has been found that astronauts lose a significant amount of calcium through urine while in space. This is because

(A)hypergravity

(B) microgravity

(C) consumption of dehydrated food tablet

(D) low temperature in the universe

25-A muscle’s contractile proteins are

(A) Actin and Myosin

(B) Actin and Tropomyosin

(C) Troponin and Myosin

(D) Troponin and Tropomyosin

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ANSWERS:—-

1- Sulphur

2-Vitamin C

3-Cod liver oil

4-Vitamin D

5-Soyabean protein

6- Cattle

7-Hydrophobia

8-Trypsin

9-leaf

10- Frog

Biology bits for competitive exams

11- 7.35 – 7.45

12-larynx

13-sulfur in the cell

14-Caecum

15- a connective tissue

Biology bits for competitive exams

16-by trachea system

17-Urea

18-Lactic acid

19-Vitamins

20-Fungi

21-Ground nut

22-Colour blindness

23-vitamin K

24- microgravity

25-Actin and Myosin

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Science and technology latest current affairs-2022

Science and technology latest current affairs-2022

Science and technology latest current affairs: 1-Google is the latest technology giant to remove the headphone jack from its forthcoming smartphone.

2-According to a new research, total private investment in artificial intelligence (AI) will have more than doubled to $93.5 billion globally by 2021.

3-Konkani language enthusiasts have applauded Google’s attempts to include this language in Google Translate. Konkani is extensively spoken in Goa, Karnataka, and Maharashtra.
Goa’s official language, Konkani, is written in both Devanagari and Roman characters.

4-A multinational team of radio astronomers has released the first photograph of the Milky Way galaxy’s supermassive black hole.

5-Google has introduced a new 10-shade skin tone that will be adopted into its products over the next few months to increase inclusion and minimise Artificial Intelligence (AI) prejudice.

Science and technology latest current affairs

6-A global study of varied groups, including Indian experts, has offered fresh information on how genes contribute to Type 2 diabetes.

The DIAMANTE (DIAbetes Meta-ANalysis of Trans-Ethnic Association Studies) study, co-led by Prof Andrew Morris of the University of Manchester, was published in Nature Genetics.

7-Parag Agrawal has shaken up Twitter, sacking consumer product chief Kayvon Beykpour and revenue product head Bruce Falck, as the microblogging network prepares for Elon Musk’s $44 billion acquisition, which is expected to finalise later this fall.

8-Tesla CEO Elon Musk emphasised that the Twitter account of former US President Donald Trump should be restored by Parag Agrawal.

9-Leading crypto exchange Coinbase experienced a massive outage amid crypto mayhem, particularly with the coin Terra Luna, raising investor concerns.

10-Ethereum, the world’s second largest cryptocurrency, has joined the cryptocurrency meltdown, falling 20% in value as the digital currency decline slams investors who bought during the Covid years.

Science and technology latest current affairs

11-In yet another unfortunate incident employing Ola Electric’s contentious’reverse mode,’ a 65-year-old man in Jodhpur suffered significant injuries as his Ola e-scooter unexpectedly reversed at full speed.

12-According to newly published Phase 1 clinical trial results, a vaccine for eastern equine encephalitis virus (EEEV), western equine encephalitis virus (WEEV), and Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus (VEEV) was found to be safe, well-tolerated, and induced a neutralising antibody response in adult volunteers.

13-EEEV, WEEV, and VEEV are transmitted to humans by mosquito bites.

14-The first total lunar eclipse of 2022, commonly known as a “supermoon,” “Blood Moon,” or “Flower Moon,” will shine brightly on Saturday night in the Northern Hemisphere (May 15)

15-As the firm doubles down on metaverse, Meta has announced the renaming of its digital payments network Facebook Pay as Meta Pay.

Science and technology latest current affairs

16-In an effort to drive 6G research & development and standardisation, Samsung Electronics hosted its inaugural 6G symposium with professionals from academia and industry to debate the future of communications technology.
In April 2019, the South Korean IT powerhouse was among the first to commercialise 5G.

17-Australian researchers have discovered a biomarker that can detect babies at risk of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) while they are still alive.

18-Sudden Newborn Death Syndrome (SIDS) is the unexpected death of a seemingly healthy infant under the age of one year while sleeping.

19-Children’s Hospital at Westmead (CHW) researchers identified Butyrylcholinesterase (BChE) as a biochemical marker that can assist reduce newborn death.

20-During the last two years of the epidemic, the Indian internet healthcare market has grown at an exponential rate. It is predicted to grow from Rs 460 billion in 2020 to Rs 3,228 billion by 2026.

Science and technology latest current affairs

21-The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) recently completed the static test firing of the solid fuel powered rocket booster engine in its manned space mission programme ‘Gaganyaan.’

22- Swiggy, an online food delivery company, announced the acquisition of Dineout, a dining out and restaurant tech platform, for an undisclosed sum. According to reliable sources, the transaction might cost around $200 million.
Currently, the food delivery platform connects customers to over 1,90,000 restaurant partners and shops in over 520 cities.

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  1. Video chat application Zoom has announced the acquisition of Solvvy, a conversational AI and automation platform for customer care, for an undisclosed fee. Zoom is now having a transition year in 2022.

24-In a startling post, Tesla CEO Elon Musk stated that he has temporarily halted the $44 billion Twitter transaction until he determines how many fraudulent or spam accounts exist on the microblogging platform.

25-In the first quarter, the microblogging platform Twitter had 229 million users.

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Business news India latest-2022

Business news India latest-2022

Business news India latest: 1- Home Development Finance Corporation (HDFC) has upped its Retail Prime Lending Rate (RPLR) on housing loans – the benchmark for its Adjustable Rate Home Loans (ARHL) – by 50 basis points.

2-According to NSE data, the top five losers among the Nifty50 equities during the morning session were Wipro, Bajaj Finance, Tech Mahindra, Hindalco, and Tata Steel.

3-The Odisha government accepted 11 investment applications worth Rs 2,082 crore on Thursday, creating jobs for 3,612 people in the state, according to officials.

4-The European Central Bank (ECB) intends to hike interest rates for the first time since 2011 next month after warning that inflation will be higher than previously projected.

5- Iran is researching an alternative financial mechanism within the framework of international law in order to encourage two-way trade with India, according to visiting Foreign Minister Dr. Hossein Amir-Abdollahian on Thursday.

Business news India latest

6-The Indian government has approved the proposal to sign an MoU between India and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on industrial and advanced technology cooperation.

7-Investment in renewable energy in India hit a record $14.5 billion in the past fiscal (2021-22), a 125% rise over FY2020-21 and a 72% increase over the pre-pandemic FY2019-20, according to a new analysis by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA).

8-According to the Dubai Media Office, the number of tourists to the city surpassed 5.1 million between January and April 2022, representing a 233% rise.

9-Dubai had nearly four million international overnight visitors between January and March 2022, a 214 percent increase year on year.

10-Dubai also rated top in the world in hotel occupancy in the first quarter of 2022, with 82%.

Business news India latest

11-Trent is a prominent player in India’s branded retail market.

12-Founded in 1998 as part of the Tata group, Trent is headquartered in Mumbai but operates throughout India.

13-The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved a 4-9 percent rise in the Minimum Support Prices (MSP) for all mandatory Kharif crops for the marketing season 2022-23.

14-As India prepares for the 5G spectrum auction, the TRAI hopes to provide a framework for businesses to construct their own private networks.

15- According to the QS World University Rankings 2023, O.P. Jindal Global University (JGU) has been named India’s No. 1 Private University for the third year in a row.

Business news India latest

16- According to the prestigious QS World Institution Rankings 2023, JGU is also India’s No. 1 ranked university with a sole focus on social sciences, arts, and humanities. There are 11 IITs among the 41 institutions ranked in India.

17-JGU is India’s only non-STEM and non-Medicine university to be ranked in the QS World University Rankings 2023.

18- In terms of international faculty ratio, JGU is India’s third highest-ranked institution.

19- In terms of faculty-student ratio, JGU is listed among the top 250 institutions in the world.

20-Despite the fire mishaps, Okinawa Autotech has surpassed Ola Electric to become India’s leading electric two-wheeler maker.

Business news India latest

21-Biocon Chief Kiran Majumdar-Shaw lambasted the authorities once more on Wednesday for the city’s pothole-ridden roads.

22-Telagnana Minister K.T. Rama Rao welcomed IT companies to relocate from Bengaluru to Hyderabad, promising superior facilities. His remark sparked outrage and sparked debate in both states.

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23- Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe met with International Monetary Fund Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva on Wednesday to discuss the country’s economic problems, the prime minister’s office said in a statement.

24-The Reserve Bank of India hiked the benchmark lending rate, or repo rate, by 50 basis points to 4.9 percent on Wednesday to combat increasing inflation, which has now exceeded the central bank’s 6% tolerance limit for four months in a row.

25-While projecting India’s overall retail inflation for FY23 at 6.7%, Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikanta Das stated that the food group accounts for 75% of the increase in inflation estimates.

Shaktikanta Das

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Sports Current Affairs- March 10, 2022

Sports Current Affairs- March 10, 2022

1- Who is currently only two wickets short from matching Australia’s Lyn Fullston’s record of 39 wickets from 1982 to 1988?

2- How many T20 matches did Sreesanth play in which he took 54 wickets?

3- Who took 87 wickets in 27 Tests and ten Twenty20 Internationals for India?

4- Who got off to a winning start on the first day of the 28th Nehru All-India Inter-University Hockey Tournament on Wednesday at the Major Dhyan Chand Hockey Stadium in Pimpri?

5- With whom has Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal allegedly held conversations about quitting Manchester United?

Sports Current Affairs

6- Who has done the country proud in the Asian Sailing Championships 2022, which were just ended in Abu Dhabi?

7= Which year did the Boys Sports Company (BSC) Madras Engineering Group establish the sailing discipline? (MEG).

8- Who is the Pakistan all-rounder who has been ruled out of the second Test against Australia, which begins on Saturday in Karachi, after testing positive for Covid-19?

9- Who was the Pakistani cricketer who was unable to play in the first Test at Rawalpindi owing to a hamstring injury?

10- Who is now preparing 22 sailing cadets to compete for Olympic medals?

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11- Who contested before the Supreme Court the ruling that overturned the life ban and requested the BCCI to adopt a new punishment?

12-Which players did Pakistan call up in the first Test to cover for the absences of Faheem and Hasan Ali?

13- Who advanced to the women’s singles main draw of the 2022 WTT Grand Smash Singapore on Wednesday after winning three qualifying rounds?

14- Who backed out of the BNP Paribas Open and Miami Open?

15-The Madras Engineering Group (MEG) of the Indian Army has been concentrating on sporting excellence, particularly in which sports?

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16- Who is the Gujarat Titans’ Director of Cricket who believes Hardik Pandya has all the attributes to be a very successful and fine captain in the Indian Premier League?

17-On March 28, the Titans will kick off their IPL 2022 season against another new club at Wankhede Stadium. What is the name of this thing?

18- Who withdrew the “Mankad” technique off the list of unfair play in new legislation approved by whom?

19- Who scored a hat-trick in the second half of Real Madrid’s 3-1 triumph over Paris Saint-Germain, sending his team into the UEFA Champions League quarterfinals 3-2 on aggregate?

20- WHO lead India’s late comeback with the ball as New Zealand concluded their innings at 260/9 in 50 overs in the eighth match of the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup on Thursday at Seddon Park?

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ANSWERS

1- Jhulan Goswami

2- 65

3-S Sreesanth

4- Last year’s runners-up Bangalore City University and third-place finishers VBSP University, Jaunpur

5- Held talks with his agent Jorge Mendes

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6-The Indian Army’s Madras Engineering Group (MEG)

7= 2015

8-Pakistan all-rounder Faheem Ashraf

9-Pakistan all-rounder Faheem Ashraf

10-The Indian Army’s Madras Engineering Group (MEG)

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11- The flamboyant fast bowler S Sreesanth.

12-Iftikhar Ahmed and Naseem Shah

13-Indian table tennis player Ayhika Mukherjee

14-World No. 2 Novak Djokovic

15-Water sports of rowing and sailing

16-Vikram Solanki

17- Lucknow Super Giants

18-The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC)

19-Karim Benzema

20- Pace all-rounder Pooja Vastrakar

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Sports Current Affairs- March 9, 2022

Sports Current Affairs- March 9, 2022

1- Who progressed to the second round of the German Open 2022 Super 300 badminton competition in Mulheim (Germany) on Tuesday after winning their individual first round matches?

2- Who has been named coach of Brazil’s under-20 national team?

3- Who has filed an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against Fifa and UEFA’s decisions to prohibit Russian teams from international events due to the country’s invasion of Ukraine?

4- Who has FIFA and UEFA suspended from all tournaments till further notice?

5- Who scored the earliest hat-trick in UEFA Champions League history in the second leg of Bayern Munich’s 7-1 triumph against Salzburg in the last-16?

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6- Who feels that their ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup match vs New Zealand will be entirely different from the bilateral encounters played before to the major event?

7= Who authorised new legislation that will remove the Mankad technique of dismissing batters from the list of individuals who are subject to unfair play?

8- Who mentioned that her side will benefit from the information gained from the ODI series against India?

9- Who will lead the women’s hockey squad in the future?

10- Who says Pakistan purposely built Rawalpindi’s flat wicket to neutralise the visitors’ speed attack?

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11- Who went down memory lane as he visited his old mater, SV Joshi High School in Dombivli, Mumbai, reminiscing about his time there?

12- In the most recent ICC Test rankings, who has risen to the top of the all-rounder ranks?

13- Who said that she promised herself before bowling the last 48th over against England in the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup that she would be the game-changer for her team?

14- Who arrested Rakesh Tiwary, the head of the Bihar Cricket Association, in an attempted rape case?

15- Who believes it’s a pity that the tennis serve-and-volley style is vanishing because most tournaments across the world take place on hard and clay courts?

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16- Who reported that former captain and all-rounder Kapil Dev sent a little hand-written card and flowers to commemorate his 434th Test wicket?

17- Who has been put in the draw for the two-week event in Indian Wells, but the 34-year-presence old’s remains in doubt?

18-Where did Shane Warne record his 700th Test wicket?

19- Who revealed the MCG will host a state memorial service on March 30 to honour famous leg-spinner Shane Warne, who died of a heart attack this week in Koh Samui, Thailand.

  1. Who prohibited the use of saliva to polish the cricket ball?

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ANSWERS

1-Top Indian shuttlers PV Sindhu, Kidambi Srikanth, HS Prannoy and Lakshya Sen.

2-Former Brazil international midfielder Ramon Menezes

3-The Russian Football Union (RFU)

4-The Russian football clubs and national teams

5-Robert Lewandowski

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6-Veteran India pacer Jhulan Goswami

7=The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC)

8-New Zealand vice-captain Amy Satterthwaite

9-India’s veteran goalkeeper Savita

10-Australia’s Test captain Pat Cummins

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11-India cricketer Ajinkya Rahane

12-India’s Ravindra Jadeja

13-Veteran West Indies spinner Anisa Mohammed

14-Delhi Police

15- One of India’s greatest tennis players, Vijay Amritraj

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16-Ace India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin

17- Former World number 1 tennis player Novak Djokovic

18-The iconic Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) stadium.

19-Victorian premier Daniel Andrews

20- The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC)

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Sports Current Affairs- March 8, 2022

Sports Current Affairs- March 8, 2022

1- Ace India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin now has 435 wickets, breaking Kapil Dev’s record in which number Test against Sri Lanka at IS Bindra PCA Stadium on Sunday?

2- Where is the IBA Women’s World Boxing Championships planned to take place from May 6 to 21?

3- When will the Commonwealth Games in 2022 and the Asian Games in 2022 begin?

4- Where will the Commonwealth Games be held in 2022?

5- Who stated she is satisfied with the win in the first match of the 2022 ICC Women’s World Cup but that the top-order has to score runs in the other matches of the big event?

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6- After defeating Sri Lanka by an innings and 222 runs at the IS Bindra PCA Stadium, who gained a 1-0 lead in the two-match Test series?

7= Who has given Jamshedpur FC’s Mohammad Mobashir Rahman a two-match suspension and fined him Rs. 1.5 lakh after he was found guilty of aggressive behaviour during his team’s 2021-22 Indian Super League match against Hyderabad FC?

8-How many league matches and four playoff games of the IPL 2022 would be played in Mumbai and Pune in 65 days?

9- Who will compete for the top place in the 2021-22 Indian Super League (ISL) rankings in Monday’s league stage match at the PJN Stadium in Fatorda (Goa)?

10- Who fired coach Robert Moreno after their 3-1 loss to Valencia?

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11- Who said that all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja is tremendously eager for runs and wants to achieve well for the team every time he gets onto the field?

12- Who advanced to the semi-finals of the 2022 ASBC Asian Youth & Junior Boxing Championships in Amman, Jordan on Sunday with contrasting victories?

13- In the first test against Sri Lanka, who took 5/41 in the first innings and 4/46 in the second innings after scoring 175 not out with the bat?

14-Who led Australia to 271-2 at stumps on Day 3 against Pakistan and helped cut the gap in their first innings in the first Test in Rawalpindi on Sunday.

15- Who praised Ravindra Jadeja, stating the elegant all-rounder shown his altruistic mentality by encouraging the team management to declare when he was batting on 175, in Mohali?

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16- Which sport will return to Bangladesh after three years when local and international players tee off for the Mujib Borsho Chattogram Open 2022, which will be hosted in Chattogram (Bangladesh) from March 9 to 12?

17- In a poignant letter, who thanked his family, friends, and the BCCI at the end of his 100th Test match, which India won on the third day by an innings and 222 runs in Mohali on Sunday?

18- Who feels that fellow spinner and all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja’s batting capabilities have improved?

19- Who will face previous season’s finalists, the Kolkata Knight Riders, in the opening match of the IPL 2022 on March 26 at the Wankhede stadium?

20- After famous leg-spinner Anil Kumble’s 619 wickets in 132 Tests, who has now become India’s second best wicket-taker in Test cricket?

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ANSWERS

1-85th

2-Istanbul

3-On July 28 and September 10, respectively.

4-In Birmingham.

5-India skipper Mithali Raj

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6-India.

7=The All India Football Federation’s (AIFF) disciplinary committee

8- 70

9-ATK Mohun Bagan and Jamshedpur FC

10-La Liga struggler Granada

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11-India captain Rohit Sharma

12-Indian Junior boxers Krrish Pal (46kg) and Ravi Saini (48kg)

13-Ravichandran Ashwin

14-Usman Khawaja (97), David Warner (68) and Marnus Labuschagne (69 not out) helped Australia.

15-India skipper Rohit Sharma

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16-International professional golf

17- Virat Kohli.

18-Ace India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin

19-Defending champions Chennai Super Kings

20- Ace India off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin

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