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Exercise :: Persons - Latest Current Affairs

  • Persons - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

Name the Indian wrestler has been appointed as a deputy director in the Sports and Youth Affairs Department of Haryana.

A. Gita Phogat
B. Sakshi Mallik
C. Vinesh Phogat
D. Babita Phogat

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Indian wrestler Babita Phogat and Kabaddi player Kavita Devi have been appointed as deputy directors in the Sports and Youth Affairs Department of Haryana. The announcement was through two separate orders issued on July 29 by the principal secretary of the Haryana Government's Sports and Youth Affairs Department.

2. 

Who represented India at the 6th BRICS Environment Ministers' Meeting?

A. Narendra Modi
B. Prakash Javadekar
C. Rajnath Singh
D. Harsh Vardhan

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

India's Prakash Javadekar and the Environment Ministers of the five BRICS countries participated in the 6th BRICS Environment Ministers' Meeting on July 30, 2020. The video conference was held under the Presidency of Russia.

3. 

Who is appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Paytm Money?

A. Sahil Sridhar
B. Ajay Yadav
C. Pravin Jadhav
D. Varun Sridhar

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The investment & wealth management subsidiary of Paytm, Paytm Money has appointed Varun Sridhar as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the company. He will replace former MD and CEO Pravin Jadhav who resigned from the startup due to differences with the management of Paytm.

4. 

Who has been appointed as the MD & group CEO of ICRA Limited recently?

A. M. Ravichandran
B. S. Sitaraman
C. N. Sivaraman
D. Naresh Takkar

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

ICRA Limited Appointed N. Sivaraman as its new Managing Director (MD) and Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Mr. Sivaraman will join ICRA Ltd. on August 10, 2020. He was appointed for the tenure of 3 years, which can be further extended for 2 more years. He succeeds former MD and Group CEO Mr. Naresh Takkar.

5. 

Ministry of Human Resource Development has been renamed as Ministry of Education. Who is current Union Minister for Human Resource Development?

A. Narendra Modi
B. Smriti Irani
C. Amit shah
D. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Ministry of Human Resource Development has been renamed as Ministry of Education.The Union Cabinet has approved the change in the name of the ministry. The HRD Ministry is currently headed by Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank.The name change was a key recommendation of the draft New Education Policy. The HRD ministry name was adopted in 1985, during the tenure of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, as it was changed from the Ministry of Education.