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A)
Know your Status
B)
Communities Make the Difference
C)
End inequalities. End AIDS and End pandemic
D)
Global Solidarity Shared Responsibility

Correct Answer : Option (C) - End inequalities. End AIDS and End pandemic

Note : This year (2021), the theme for World Aids Day will be "End inequalities. End AIDS and End pandemic" to particularly remember the growing list of challenges that have added to the existing ones.

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Published On : December 1, 2021
A)
Lyricist
B)
Director
C)
Filmmaker
D)
Choreographer

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Lyricist

Note : Sirivennela Seetharama Sastry was an Indian Author, Lyricist, Songwriter who known for his works in Telugu Film Industry. He got the name Sirivennela after his master piece work in the film ‘Sirivennela’ in 1986. He has worked lyrics for over 3000 songs until 2020. In 2019 he was awarded Padma Shri. He has passed away on November 30, 2021, due to lung cancer. He is also known as Chembolu Seetharama Sastry.

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Published On : December 1, 2021
A)
Louis Vuitton
B)
Dior
C)
Chanel
D)
GUCCI

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Louis Vuitton

Note : Louis Vuitton's menswear collection designer Virgil Abloh passed away on November 28, 2021 after battling cancer for several years. He was 41. Virgil Abloh was the first African American creative director of the top French fashion house. He was also the designer behind the popular Off-white brand, in which LVMH, had bought a 60% stake. 

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Published On : December 1, 2021
A)
4th December
B)
3rd December
C)
2nd December
D)
1st December

Correct Answer : Option (D) - 1st December

Note : World AIDS Day is observed across the globe on 1st December every year since 1988. The day provides an opportunity for people worldwide to unite in the fight against HIV, to show support for people living with HIV and to commemorate those who have died from an AIDS-related illness. This year the theme of World AIDS Day is End inequalities. End AIDS and End Pandemics.

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Published On : December 1, 2021
A)
Robin K. Dhowan
B)
Admiral Karambir Singh
C)
Admiral R Hari Kumar
D)
Parasurama Naidu Murugesan

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Admiral R Hari Kumar

Note :

Admiral R Hari Kumar on November 30, 2021 took charge as the 25th Chief of the Indian Navy after incumbent Admiral Karambir Singh retired from service.
 
* Admiral Kumar was serving as the Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief of the Western Naval Command before taking the reins of the force.
* Born on April 12, 1962, Admiral Kumar was commissioned on January 1, 1983, into the executive branch of the Indian Navy.
* During his long and distinguished service spanning nearly 39 years, the Admiral has served in a variety of command, staff and instructional appointments.
* Admiral Kumar's sea command includes INS Nishank, missile corvette INS Kora and guided-missile Destroyer INS Ranvir.
* He also commanded the Indian Navy's aircraft carrier INS Viraat.
* The Admiral also served as Fleet Operations Officer of the Western Fleet.

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Published On : December 1, 2021
A)
Spain
B)
Germany
C)
United States
D)
United Kingdom

Correct Answer : Option (C) - United States

Note : Veteran composer and lyricist, Stephen Joshua Sondheim has passed away at the age of 91 in Connecticut, United States (US). He received 8 Tony Awards, a Special Tony Award 2008 for lifetime achievement in the theatre. He also received a Pulitzer Prize (‘Sunday in the Park’), and an Academy Award for the song ‘Sooner or Later’. Also won several awards like eight Grammy Awards, Presidential Medal of Freedom 2015, etc.

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Published On : December 1, 2021
A)
December 3rd
B)
December 4th
C)
December 5th
D)
December 6th

Correct Answer : Option (B) - December 4th

Note : The last Solar Eclipse of 2021 will occur on 4th December  2021. It would be visible only in some parts of the world. While the total solar eclipse will be visible only in Antarctica, some other regions including Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Chile, Falkland Islands will be able to witness a partial solar eclipse.

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Published On : December 1, 2021
A)
Varanasi
B)
Chennai
C)
Delhi
D)
Mumbai

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Varanasi

Note : Varanasi will become the first Indian city to start ropeway service as a mode of public transport. the city will have a proposed ropeway that is be built between Cantt Railway Station (Varanasi Junction) to Church Square (Godauliya) to ease the traffic congestion.

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Published On : December 1, 2021
A)
Author
B)
Director
C)
Social Activist
D)
Choreographer

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Choreographer

Note :

National Award-winning choreographer and performer "Shiva Shankar", died late Sunday(Chennai, 28th Nov 2021) night at a private hospital in Hyderabad after battling complications induced by Covid-19.He was 72 years old at the time.
 
'Shiva Shankar Master', as he was better known, earned the National Award for choreographing the song Dheera Dheera from the Telugu hit 'Magadheera'. He has worked as a choreographer in over 800 films across a four-decade career.
 
He's also a four-time winner of the Tamil Nadu government's state cinema award.

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Published On : December 1, 2021
A)
29th November
B)
30th November
C)
1st December
D)
2nd December

Correct Answer : Option (C) - December 1st

Note : The Border Security Force (BSF) is celebrating its 57th Raising Day on 01 December 2021. BSF was formed on December 1, 1965 as a unified central agency after the Indo-Pak and India-China wars for ensuring the security of the borders of India and for matters connected therewith. It is one of the five Central Armed Police Forces of the Union of India and stands as the world’s largest border guarding force. BSF has been termed as the First Line of Defence of Indian Territories.

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Published On : December 1, 2021