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66. 

The International Financial Services Centres Authority issued a framework to set up which platform?

A. Indian Trade Finance Services
B. International Trade Finance Secretariat
C. Indian Trade Finance Secretariat
D. International Trade Finance Services

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The International Financial Services Centres Authority has issued a framework for setting up and operating the International Trade Finance Services platform.

67. 

The government has re-launched the Centrally Sponsored Scheme NAM for five years. How much amount has been allocated to the scheme?

A. Rs 5100.50 crore
B. Rs 6161.60 crore
C. Rs 4607.30 crore
D. Rs 3372.10 crore

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The Union Cabinet has approved the continuation of National AYUSH Mission (NAM) as a Centrally Sponsored Scheme from 01-04-2021 to 31-03-2026 with financial implication of Rs. 4607.30 crore (Rs 3,000 crore as Central Share and Rs. 1607.30 crore as State Share).

68. 

Which banned Chinese fashion brand is set to re-enter India through Amazon?

A. ROMWE
B. Ali Express
C. Club Factory
D. Shein

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Banned Chinese fashion brand Shein is set to make a comeback in India through Amazon during its upcoming Amazon Prime Day Sale, as per the sale banner.

69. 

The National level hackathon 'SAMVEDAN 2021 - Sensing Solutions for Bharat' has been launched by which institute?

A. IIT Delhi
B. IIT Hyderabad
C. IIT Madras
D. IIT Kanpur

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The Indian Institute of Technology Madras & Sony India has collaborated to jointly organize a National-level hackathon called 'SAMVEDAN 2021 - Sensing Solutions for Bharat'.

70. 

The National Research Centre on Yak has tied up with which insurance company for India's first-ever Insurance Policy for the Himalayan Yaks?

A. Oriental Insurance Company Ltd.
B. National Insurance Company Ltd.
C. Life Insurance Corporation of India
D. United India Insurance Company Ltd.

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The National Research Centre on Yak at Dirang in West Kameng district of Arunachal Pradesh has tied up with the National Insurance Company Ltd. for India's first-ever Insurance Policy for the Himalayan Yaks.