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A)
Vocal for Local
B)
Caring Society
C)
Aspirational India
D)
Sabka Saath , Sabka Vikas , Sabka Vishwas

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Vocal for Local

Note : The Defence Minister has inaugurated the 26th edition of 'Hunar Haat' will be held from February 21 to March 01, 2021 with the theme of "Vocal for Local".

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Published On : February 25, 2021
A)
Second
B)
Third
C)
Fourth
D)
Fifth

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Second

Note : The Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the second edition of the virtual Maritime India Summit (MIS) 2021.

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Published On : February 25, 2021
A)
USD 32 million
B)
USD 68 million
C)
USD 100 million
D)
USD 225 million

Correct Answer : Option (B) - USD 68 million

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Published On : February 25, 2021
A)
Mary Jackson
B)
Joylette Goble
C)
Katherine Johnson
D)
Dorothy Vaughan

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Katherine Johnson

Note : The Cygnus NG-15 cargo ship dubbed as 'S.S. Katherine Johnson' has been named in honour of Katherine Johnson, a Black NASA mathematician, who played critical role in the success of the first U.S. crewed spaceflight.

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Published On : February 25, 2021
A)
Ladakh
B)
Odisha
C)
Gujarat
D)
Karnataka

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Karnataka

Note : The second edition of the Khelo India University Games (KIUG) 2021 is scheduled to be held in Karnataka.

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Published On : February 25, 2021
A)
Kalyan Kumar
B)
Vijay Kumar
C)
Vikram Tripathi
D)
Sangeeta Singh

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Kalyan Kumar

Note : Kalyan Kumar, Chief General Manager, HR has named as the "Chief Human Resources Officer of the Year".

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Published On : February 25, 2021
A)
20 February
B)
19 February
C)
Third Saturday of February
D)
Third Friday of February

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Third Friday of February

Note : On every third Friday of February will be celebrated as the Veterans Day of the CRPF Veterans Day every year.

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Published On : February 25, 2021
A)
International Press Day
B)
International Mother Language Day
C)
International Day of Literature
D)
International Languages Day

Correct Answer : Option (B) - International Mother Language Day

Note :

International Mother Language Day is celebrated every year on February 21. The theme for this year is “Fostering multilingualism for inclusion in education and society”.
In 1999, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) had declared 21st February as International Mother Language Day. It was on the same date, Bangladesh fought for their Bangla language, which transformed into a language-based national movement.

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Published On : February 25, 2021
A)
Japan
B)
France
C)
United States
D)
Sri Lanka

Correct Answer : Option (C) - United States

Note :

‘Yudh Abhyas’ is a joint military exercise between the Naval forces of India and the United States. The 16th edition of the joint exercise began on February 8.
The closing ceremony of the ‘Exercise Yudh Abhyas-20′ was held at Mahajan Field Firing Range, Rajasthan. The aim of the exercise was to focus on counter terrorism operations under the mandate of the United Nations.

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Published On : February 25, 2021
A)
HAL
B)
OFB
C)
L&T
D)
DRDO

Correct Answer : Option (C) - L&T

Note :

Larsen & Toubro (L&T) has built and delivered the 100th K9 Vajra tracked self-propelled howitzer. This is the last howitzer of the contract awarded in 2017.
This system has been built with technology transfer from South Korean defence major Hanwha Defense. The howitzer was flagged off at the Indian Army’s armoured system complex at Hazira in Gujarat.

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Published On : February 24, 2021