|A.||James Stanley||B.||Mark Wilson|
|C.||Mike Wirth||D.||John D. Rockefeller|
Explanation:Essar Oil (UK) Ltd operates the Stanlow refinery announced the appointment of Mark Wilson as its new Chief Executive Officer. A Wilson was previously with BP plc of the UK, where he held several senior leadership positions
|A.||Pavan Sukhdev||B.||Jagdish Bhagwati|
|C.||Rajendra K. Pachauri||D.||Arvind Subramanian|
Explanation:Renowned Indian environmental economist and UN Environment Programme (UNEP) Goodwill Ambassador Pavan Sukhdev won the 2020 Tyler Prize. He won the Nobel Prize for the environment for his groundbreaking green economy work. He acknowledged for his work on bringing the economic consequences of environmental degradation and loss to the attention of corporate and political decision-makers.
Explanation:Nepal offered to play the role of a mediator between India and Pakistan to resolve any problem. The country said that it is important for the two countries to have a dialogue to resolve their issues. Nepal also stated that if necessary, it plays the role of a mediator too. Nepal's initiation to resolve issues between India and Pakistan comes as India has been distancing itself from the SAARC in the last three years.
Explanation:Ganga Yatra under NamamiGange mission begins on 27 January from Bijnor, Uttar Pradesh. The yatra was launched by the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, Uttarakhand CM Trivendra Singh Rawat and Union Minister Sanjeev Baliyan from Bijnor.
|A.||Chinthala Venkat Reddy|
|D.||Dr. Damayanti Beshra|
Explanation:Farmer Chinthala Venkat Reddy won the Padma Shri award from Telangana. The awards were announced by the government on 71st Republic Day. He was awarded for attaining an international patent for his technique in soil swapping and soil fertility. He is the first independent farmers in India to win the international patent for the technique.