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41. 

The cabinet has approved an investment of how much amount in the food processing industry under the Production Linked Incentive scheme?

A. Rs 12,400 crore
B. Rs 13,700 crore
C. Rs 11,200 crore
D. Rs 10,900 crore

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The cabinet has approved an investment of Rs 10,900 crore in the food processing industry under the Production Linked Incentive scheme.

42. 

What is the rank of India in the World Economic Forum's Global Gender Gap Report 2021?

A. 130th
B. 140th
C. 147th
D. 121st

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The India has slipped 28 places to rank 140th among 156 countries in the World Economic Forum's Global Gender Gap Report 2021, becoming the third-worst performer in South Asia.

43. 

Who is the author of the book titled "Names of the Women"?

A. Jeet Thayil
B. Vikram Seth
C. Salman Rushdie
D. Shashi Tharoor

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

A book titled "Names of the Women" authored by Jeet Thayil.

44. 

Name the giant container ship that blocked traffic in the Suez Canal?

A. Flagship
B. Ever Given
C. Q-Max
D. Panamax

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The giant container ship "Ever Given" that blocked traffic in the Suez Canal for the last week resumed its journey, after being successfully refloated.

45. 

What are the targets set by India in Renewable Energy Generation by 2030?

A. 245 GW by 2030
B. 200 GW by 2024
C. 450 GW by 2030
D. 250 GW by 2023

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The Indian government set a target of 450 gigawatts of renewable energy capacity by 2030.