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296.
Recently, Numaligarh Refinery Limited was upgraded to schedule 'A' CPSE. In which state is Numaligarh Refinery Limited located?
Maharashtra
Assam
Chattisgarh
Karnataka
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma lauded the Government of India's decision to upgrade Numaligarh Refinery Limited (NRL) to 'Schedule A' Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSE).

297.
Where did the 50th GST Council meeting take place?
Chennai
Ahmedabad
New Delhi
Mumbai
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The 50th meeting of the GST Council was concluded in New Delhi. The Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, who heads the Council, chaired the meeting.

298.
Which city is hosting the ‘Meeting of Space Economy Leaders under India’s G20 presidency’?
Chennai
Pune
Bengaluru
Hyderabad
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The fourth edition of the Space Economy Leaders Meeting is being held in Bengaluru on July 6 and 7, under India's presidency of the Group of Twenty (G20).

299.
In which city was the world's first human-robot press conference held?
New York
Geneva
Paris
Zurich
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The United Nations' International Telecommunication Union hosted the 'AI for Good' conference in Geneva, where nine humanoid robots participated, marking the world's first human-robot press conference.

300.
Which Indian city's Municipal Corporation has earned the distinction of becoming the first urban body in the country to receive the Extended Producers Responsibility (EPR) credit?
Mumbai
Bhopal
Indore
Jaipur
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Indore Municipal Corporation (IMC) has become the first urban body in India to be credited with the Extended Producers Responsibility (EPR) recognition.