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6. 

According to UN Study, the Online share of retail sales jumps to how much percent amid lockdowns?

A. 20%
B. 21%
C. 19%
D. 22%

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

According to the UN Study Online share of retail sales jumps to 19% amid lockdowns.

7. 

How much amount has been committed by Citibank to support COVID-19 relief measures in India?

A. Rs.250 cr
B. Rs.130 cr
C. Rs.200 cr
D. Rs.150 cr

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The American banking major Citibank committed an additional Rs 200 crore to support COVID-19 relief measures in India.

8. 

Who is the winner of the 2021 UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize?

A. Maria Ressa
B. Cheche Lazaro
C. Rodrigo Duterte
D. Mike Enriquez

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Investigative journalist and media executive Maria Ressa of the Philippines has been named as the winner of 2021 UNESCO/Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize.

9. 

In restructuring of loan resolution frame 2.0 for individual borrowers and small businesses, the outstanding loan of these borrowers must be upto how much to avail the facility?

A. Rs 30 crore
B. Rs 15 crore
C. Rs 20 crore
D. Rs 25 crore

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Individual borrowers and small businesses with loan outstanding of up to Rs 25 crore, who have not taken restructuring earlier and were standard as of March 2021, will be considered for restructuring till September 30, 2021.

10. 

Mahesh Balasubramanian has been appointed as the new MD of which of these life insurance companies?

A. Kotak Mahindra Life Insurance Company
B. ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Company
C. Aditya Birla Sun Life Insurance Company
D. HDFC Standard Life Insurance Company

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Mahesh Balasubramanian has been appointed as the Managing Director of Kotak Mahindra Life Insurance Company Limited (KLI).