Current Affairs - Miscellaneous

Exercise : Miscellaneous - Latest Current Affairs
  • Miscellaneous - Latest Current Affairs
1506.
Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandana Yojana has completed five years on 21st July 2022. It is implemented through which organisations?
United India Insurance Company
New India Insurance Company
Life Insurance Corporation of India
General Insurance Company
Answer: Option
Explanation:
It is being implemented through the Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of India.

1507.
'Banthia Commission' report, which has been seen in the news, is associated with which field?
Reservation in Promotion
Minimum Support Price
Reservation in Local Body Elections
Reservation in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Supreme Court accepts Banthia Commission report paving way for reservation for OBCs in Local Body Elections in Maharashtra. The Supreme Court has accepted the report of the Banthia Commission and directed the Maharashtra State Election Commission to hold elections as per the report.

1508.
As per Ookla's Speedtest Global Index, what is the rank of India in mobile speeds Index 2022?
118th
128th
108th
98th
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India has at the number 115th spot in May this year, but it dropped down to 118th in June.

1509.
Which company has launched the Viva Engage app?
Apple
Microsoft
Meta
Adobe
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Microsoft has introduced Viva Engage, a new app in Teams that helps build community and connection, along with providing tools for personal expression.

1510.
Who are the beneficiaries of 'Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandana Yojana'?
Below-Poverty-Line Women
Senior Citizens
MSMEs
School Students
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Under the scheme, senior citizens above the age of 60 can make a lump sum investment and can monthly or yearly pension.