What is the objective of Lok Milani program recently launched by Punjab Government?
[A] To provide health facilities to the people
[B] To provide education related help to the people
[C] To provide a single window platform to the people for redressal of their grievances
[D] None of these
Which of the following types of schools were included in the recently released National Achievement Survey (NAS) 2021?
[A] Government schools
[B] Government aided schools
[C] Private unaided schools
[D] All of the above
According to the National Achievement Survey (NAS) 2021, what percentage of school students in India commute to and from schools on foot?
Which state has recently decided to adopt a bill to appoint the Chief Minister as the Vice-Chancellor of the universities in the state in place of the Governor?
[A] West Bengal
Australia’s new Prime Minister Anthony Norman Albanese belongs to which political party?
[A] National Party of Australia
[B] Liberal Party of Australia
[C] Australian Labor Party
[D] Australian Greens
In which city is the “Param Yodha Sthal” located?
[A] New Delhi
What was the venue of the 4th Regional Security Dialogue on Afghanistan?
[A] Taraz, Kazakhstan
[B] Taskent, Uzbekistan
[C] Dushanbe, Tajikistan
[D] Tehran, Iran
Which state government constituted the drafting committee under recently retired Supreme Court Justice Ranjana Desai to implement Uniform Civil Code?
[C] Himachal Pradesh
Who is the author of the novel “Tomb of Sand”, originally titled Rhett’s Mausoleum, which has won the 2022 International Booker Prize?
[A] Anita Desai
[B] Arundhati Roy
[C] Gitanjali Shree
[D] Shashi Deshpande
Menstrual Hygiene Day is observed on which of the following date?
[A] 27 May
[B] 26 May
[C] 25 May
[D] 28 May
Which of the following is the focus country of the 17th Mumbai International Film Festival?
[B] Sri Lanka
In which state, the Prime Minister recently inaugurated Nano Urea (Liquid) plant?
[B] Madhya Pradesh
INS Gomti, which was recently decommissioned after 34 years of service to Indian armed forces, was a__?
[A] Light Aircraft Career
[B] Missile Frigate
[C] Fast Battleship
[D] Attacker Submarine
A 16-feet tall bronze statue of Dravidian legend and five-time Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Late M Karunanidhi was unveiled at_?
Which ministry has released the draft National Data Governance Framework to improve services?
[A] Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
[B] Ministry of Science and Technology
[C] Ministry of Commerce and Industry
[D] Ministry of Electronics and IT
As per the recent NSO Update (June 2022), what is the GDP growth estimate of India in 2021-22?
[A] 8.5 per cent
[B] 8.7 per cent
[C] 8.9 per cent
[D] 9.2 per cent
What are the new annual premium rates of PMJJBY and PMSBY respectively, with effect from June 1, 2022?
[A] Rs 520 and Rs 40
[B] Rs 436 and Rs 20
[C] Rs 400 and Rs 40
[D] Rs 350 and Rs 30
What is the fiscal deficit recorded in India for 2021-22 (in percentage of GDP)?
[A] 7.51 %
[B] 7.01 %
[C] 6.71 %
[D] 6.21 %
Who has been appointed as the MD and CEO of NARCL (National Assets Reconstruction Company Ltd)?
[A] Urjit Patel
[B] Natarajan Sundar
[C] Ashwani Bhatia
[D] Nitin Chugh
What is the theme of the ‘World No Tobacco Day 2022’?
[A] Tobacco: A Threat to our Humanity
[B] Tobacco: A Threat to our Environment
[C] Tobacco: A Threat to Health
[D] Dangers of smoking
What is the name of the campaign launched to ensure complete Covid-19 vaccination (in June 2022)?
[A] Har Ghar Dastak campaign 2.0
[B] Atmanirbhar Vaccine campaign 2.0
[C] Pradhan Mantri Vaccine Campaign
[D] Garib Kalyan Vaccine Campaign 2.0
Which state has decided to conduct a caste-based census named ‘Jaati Aadharit Ganana’?
[B] Uttar Pradesh
[C] Madhya Pradesh
The Union Cabinet expanded the scope of Government e-Marketplace (GeM) to allow which entity to register as buyers?
[A] Post Offices
[B] Cooperative Societies
[C] Small Finance Banks
[D] Common Service Centres
Which state/UT has developed a mobile application named “ACB 14400” for lodging complaints against corruption?
[C] Andhra Pradesh
Which state/UT launched e-stamping facility after abolishing physical stamp papers of all denominations?
[A] New Delhi
What is the name of the new model schools proposed by the Union Education Ministry?
[A] PM Model schools
[B] PM Shri schools
[C] Atmanirbhar schools
[D] Bharat Gaurav schools
Which country has recently voted to join the European Union’s Defence policy?
[D] Vatican City
Which state/UT has launched faceless ‘Road Transport Offices’ (RTO)?
India signed a ‘Vision statement for defence cooperation’ with which country?
When is the ‘World Bicycle Day’ celebrated every year?
[A] June 1
[B] June 3
[C] June 5
[D] June 7
Which Union Ministry launched the “Scheme for Residential Education for Students in High Schools in Targeted Areas” (SHRESTHA) scheme?
[A] Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
[B] Ministry of Education
[C] Ministry of Women and Child Development
[D] Ministry of Tribal Affairs
Ministry of Tourism launched the ‘National strategy for sustainable tourism’ along with which organisation?
[C] World Bank
[D] World Economic Forum
What is the theme of the ‘World Environment Day 2022’?
[A] Invest in our Planet
[B] Only One Earth
[C] 50th Environment Day
[D] Live with the Nature
Which state launched a special Health Care scheme called ‘Anchal’ for pregnant women?
[C] Uttar Pradesh
[D] Himachal Pradesh
What is the new rate of interest ratified by the Government for the ‘employees’ provident fund (EPF) deposits for 2021-22’?
[A] 8. 7 %
[B] 8. 5 %
[C] 8. 1 %
[D] 7. 5 %
What is the name of the new national portal launched for credit-linked government schemes?
[A] PM Atmanirbhar Portal
[B] Jan Samarth Portal
[C] Jan Sandesh Portal
[D] Bharat Samarth Portal
Which country launched its manned mission to its Tiangong Space station?
[D] South Korea
Who is the winner of the French Open 2022 Men’s single title?
[A] Novak Djokovic
[B] Rafael Nadal
[C] Casper Ruud
[D] Lucas Alcaraz
Which country launched the global initiative ‘Lifestyle for the Environment (LiFE) Movement’?
‘Ex SAMPRITI-X’ is a joint military training exercise between India and which country?
[A] Sri Lanka
The ‘National Tribal Research Institute’ was inaugurated in which state/UT?
[B] New Delhi
[C] Madhya Pradesh
Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) approved the manufacture of Dornier aircraft and Su-30 MKI aero-engines by which institution?
What is ‘Agni-4’, which was recently tested by India?
[A] Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile
[B] Next-generation corvette (NGC)
[C] Anti Submarine Missile
[D] Inter-continental Ballistic Missile
Which country hosted the multinational peacekeeping exercise ‘Ex Khaan Quest 2022’?
‘Baikho festival’ is predominantly celebrated in which Indian state?
[A] Uttar Pradesh
What is the repo rate after the RBI’s June 2022 Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting?
[A] 4.2 %
[B] 4.5 %
[C] 4.9 %
[D] 5.0 %
What is the new limit for auto-debit mandates done through cards and UPI (after June 2022)?
[A] Rs 5000
[B] Rs 10000
[C] Rs 15000
[D] Rs 20000
What is the age limit for officers to be eligible for the post of Chief of Defence Staff (CDS)?
Which organisation created a Guinness World Record for the longest continuously laid lane of 75 kilometres?
[C] Indian Army
[D] L & T Construction
Who is the first woman cricketer to appear in six World Cups?
[A] Jhulan Goswami
[B] Mithali Raj
[C] Charlotte Edwards
[D] Clare Taylor
‘Loktantra Ke Swar’ and ‘Republican Ethics’ are the selected speeches of which Indian personality?
[A] Narendra Modi
[B] Ramnath Kovind
[C] Venkaiah Naidu
[D] S Jaishankar
Union Cabinet has approved signing of MoU with which country in the field of biomedical tools and technologies?
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) approved which category of banks to provide doorstep banking services?
[A] Local Area Banks
[B] Urban Cooperative banks
[C] Rural Cooperative Banks
[D] Payment Banks
Technology Development Fund (TDF) scheme is associated with which Union Ministry?
[A] Ministry of Science and Technology
[B] Ministry of Defence
[C] Ministry of Electronics and IT
[D] Ministry of MSME
What is the GDP Growth projection for India in FY23, as per OECD’s recent report (June 2022)?
[A] 8.2 %
[B] 7.5 %
[C] 7.2 %
[D] 6.9 %
Which social media platform launched SMBSaathi Utsav to support small businesses?
Which is the world’s first accreditation body to have its office space in the metaverse?
[A] Medical Council of India (MCI)
[B] All-India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
[C] National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)
[D] Quality Council of India (QCI)
Which Indian personality has been named the season ambassador of British Council’s ‘India/UK Together 2022, a Season of Culture’?
[A] Virat Kohli
[B] A R Rahman
[C] Deepika Padukone
[D] Pa Ranjith
Which Union Ministry launched the ‘Green Open Access Rules 2022’?
[A] Ministry of New and Renewable Energy
[B] Ministry of Power
[C] Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
[D] Ministry of Science and Technology
Which city is the host of the ‘Summit of the Americas 2022’?
[A] New York
[B] Washigton D.C
[C] Los Angeles
Which country is the host of ‘Shangri-La Dialogue (Asia Security Summit)?
Which Indian state launched the ‘Suraksha-Mitra project’ vehicle monitoring system?
Which country has released the most detailed Geological map of the Moon so far?
What is the name of mascot of 44th Chess Olympiad to be hosted by Chennai in 2022?
The ‘National Museum of Customs and GST’ was recently inaugurated in which state/UT?
[C] New Delhi
Which Union Ministry launched the new draft national policy on persons with disabilities (PwD)?
[A] Ministry of Home Affairs
[B] Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
[C] Ministry of Law and Justice
[D] Ministry of Women and Child Development
Which state ranked the highest in national e-governance service delivery assessment (NeSDA), as per NeSDA report?
[A] Tamil Nadu
Which state/UT is the venue of the meeting of the Western Zonal Council in 2022?
[C] Daman & Diu
What is the theme of the ‘World Day Against Child Labour 2022’?
[A] Universal Social Protection to End Child Labour
[B] Rehabilitation and Restoration
[C] Importance of Education
[D] Commitment to End Child Labour
Which is the first country in the world to require that a warning be printed on every cigarette?