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41. 

Which social platform has been questioned by the Indian government related to the Indians coming under surveillance after testing an Israeli Spyware?

A. WhatsApp
B. Facebook
C. Instagram
D. Telegram

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The central government said it had asked WhatsApp to explain how the Israeli spyware "Pegasus" had been used to infect the phones of many Indian human rights activists, lawyers and journalists to spy on them and how the company would protect the privacy of Indians.

42. 

Which online food ordering company has recently launched its food delivery electrical drone?

A. Zomato
B. Swiggy
C. Uber Eats
D. Mcdonalds

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The ride-hailing company, which has been expanding its repertoire recently, has unveiled a new design for its food delivery drone at the Forbes 30 under 30 Summit. Uber's drone design has rotating wings with six rotors "for increased speed and efficiency" and can carry meals for up to two people.

43. 

Recently the ASEAN Summit began in Bangkok on October 31, 2019. How many ASEAN Summits have been concluded before this?

A. 35
B. 34
C. 32
D. 36

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The 35th ASEAN Summit began in Bangkok on 31st October. The summit will continue till November 4.

44. 

The National Workshop on PMVDY began on October 30th. The workshop will be held on 30-31 October. What is meaning of V in PMVDY?

A. Van
B. Vision
C. Vikas
D. Virat

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The National Workshop on Pradhan Mantri Van Dhan Yojana (PMVDY) began on October 30. The workshop will be held on October 30-31. The workshop was addressed by Shri Pravin Krishna, MD, TRIFED.

45. 

What is the meaning of E in IAEA?

A. Energy
B. Economy
C. Earth
D. Environment

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Argentine diplomat Rafael Grossi was appointed as the new director-general of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA).