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16. 

Who is set to publish his first children's book "The One and Only Sparkella"?

A. Karan Johar
B. Channing Tatum
C. Leonardo Di Caprio
D. Tom Cruze

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

On 1st September 2020, Hollywood Actor Channing Tatum (American) announced the release of his first book, a Children's picture book titled "The One and Only Sparkella" dedicated to his daughter Everly. The book featuring the illustrations of Kim Barnes is set to be published by Feiwel & Friends on 4th May 2021.

17. 

Who ranked as World's largest solar power generation company by Mercom Capital?

A. TATA Power Limited
B. Reliance Power Limited
C. Adani Green Energy Ltd
D. None of these

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

On August 31, 2020, Mercom Capital ranked Adani Green Energy Ltd (AGEL) as World's Largest Solar Power Generation Asset Owner in terms of operating, under-construction and awarded projects.

18. 

Which milk diary became 1st Indian dairy company to enter Rabobank's Global Top 20, 2020 list?

A. Mother Diary
B. Amul
C. Gopalji
D. None of these

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Amul, Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF) became the first Indian Dairy Company to enter Rabobank's Annual listing of Global Dairy Top 20, 2020 Companies. Amul was ranked 16th with an annual turnover of USD 5.5 billion (approximately Rs 40,240 Crores).

19. 

What was India's rank on global list with Average monthly wage of Rs 32,800?

A. 1st
B. 12th
C. 50th
D. 72nd

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

In accordance with the global ranking of average wages prepared by Picodi.com, India ranked 72nd among 106 countries with an average monthly wage of Rs 32,800 (USD 437). Picodi.com is an international e-commerce platform, headquartered in Poland, provides discount coupons.

20. 

Who is the author of the book "National Security Challenges: Young Scholars' Perspective"?

A. General Manoj Mukund
B. University Students
C. Chetan Bhagat
D. None of these

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

General Manoj Mukund(MM) Naravane, Chief of Army Staff released a book titled, "National Security Challenges: Young Scholars' Perspective" authored by university students, ranging from the undergraduate level to doctoral candidates. The book contains various themes pertaining to national security. It aims to develop strategic thinking among the youth of this country. The book was published by Centre for Land Warfare Studies (CLAWS), the Army think-tank.