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56. 

Which industrialist is to be honoured with Asia Pacific Golf Hall of Fame?

A. Rajiv Bajaj
B. Mukesh Ambani
C. Pawan Munjal
D. Anil Ambani

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Hero MotoCorp Chairman and Managing Director Pawan Munjal will be inducted to the 2019 Asia Pacific Golf Hall of Fame later this year for his support to the sport in India and around the world.

57. 

Which telecom company has launched its broadband offering, '______ Xstream Fibre' promising 1Gbps speed for ?3,999 a month?

A. Jio
B. Airtel
C. BSNL
D. Vodafone

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Bharti Airtel on Wednesday launched its broadband offering, 'Airtel Xstream Fibre' promising 1Gbps speed for Rs.3,999 a month, raising the competitive heat in a market that has recently seen commercial roll-out of Jio's fibre based services.

58. 

Which construction company has secured a residential project from the City and Industrial Development Corporation of Maharashtra Limited (CIDCO) to construct 23,432 dwelling units at various locations in Navi Mumbai?

A. L&T
B. Shapoorji and Pallonji
C. Era Infra
D. Lodha Group

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Larsen and Toubro (L&T) has secured a residential project from the City and Industrial Development Corporation of Maharashtra Limited (CIDCO) to construct 23,432 dwelling units at various locations in Navi Mumbai.

59. 

Which organization has partnered with Animal Planet and Rohit Sharma for launching "Rohit4Rhinos campaign" to spread awareness about the need for conservation of one-horned rhinos?

A. World Animal Protection India
B. Animal Welfare Board of India
C. WWF (World Wide Fund for Nature) India
D. International Fund for Animal Welfare

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Indian cricket team's star batsman Rohit Sharma is launching "Rohit4Rhinos campaign" in partnership with WWF India and Animal Planet (wildlife channel) to spread awareness about the need for conservation of one-horned rhinos.Rohit Sharma's new innings, "Rohit4Rhinos campaign" for conservation Rhinos.This rhino conservation campaign will be launched on September 22 on World Rhino Day. The one-horned rhinoceros, the state animal of Assam, faces several threats, including poaching, habitat loss and mortality from in-breeding and disease. There are around 3,500 Indian rhinos present in the world. India is home to 82 % of the rhinos.

60. 

Recently, RBI selects this company for developing mobile app for visually impaired.

A. XeliumTech Solutions
B. Aricent Technologies
C. Rapidsoft Technologies
D. Daffodil Software

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) selected Daffodil Software Pvt Ltd to develop a mobile phone-based application for visually impaired people to identify currency notes. It informed the Bombay High Court that an internet connection would not be required for its proposed mobile application. Out of the 16 vendors, 5 made into the final ranking to develop the application.