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A)
Goa
B)
Mizoram
C)
Kerala
D)
Rajasthan

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Kerala

Note : Kerala Tourism has won the highest number of PATA awards in South Asia this year.

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A)
Tamil Nadu
B)
Kerala
C)
Andra Pradesh
D)
Uttar Pradesh

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Kerala

Note : The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) awards for the year 2019 was held in Nur-Sultan (Astana), the capital of Kazakhstan. The Kerala tourism has won 3 PATA gold awards at the event and the awards are given for an ethnic food restaurant run by women at Kumarakom(Kerala) under its Responsible Tourism(RT) mission, for Kerala tourism campaign advertisement 'Come Out and Play' and the third one was for its website www.keralatourism.org.

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A)
Spy
B)
Lucifer
C)
Chernobyl
D)
Game Of Thrones

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Game Of Thrones

Note : "Game of Thrones" wins best drama series and a fourth Emmy for Peter Dinklage for his performance as Tyrion Lannister in the final season.

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A)
Youth for Peace and Development
B)
Partnerships for Peace - Dignity for All
C)
Climate Action for Peace
D)
Together for Peace: Respect, Safety and Dignity for All

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Climate Action for Peace

Note : The International Day of Peace is observed globally on 21st September to promote peace worldwide. The theme of 2019 International Day of Peace is "Climate Action for Peace".

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A)
Raazi
B)
Sanju
C)
Andhadhun
D)
Padmaavat

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Raazi

Note : Raazi won the Best Film award in the 20th edition of NEXA International Indian Film Academy Awards (IIFA Awards) for 2019 in Mumbai, Maharashtra.

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A)
Sriram Raghavan
B)
Aditya Chopra
C)
Priyadarshan
D)
Anurag Kashyap

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Sriram Raghavan

Note : Sriram Raghavan has received the best director award for Andhadhun in the 20th Edition of IIFA Awards 2019.

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A)
Anita Nair
B)
Arundhati Roy
C)
Anita Desai
D)
Jhumpa Lahiri

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Arundhati Roy

Note : First Indian Resident to Win Booker Prize. Share: Arundhati Roy won the prestigious Booker Prize in 1997 for her first novel The God of Small Things.

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A)
Mrinal Miri
B)
Gowri Ishwaran
C)
H. C. Verma
D)
Anand Kumar

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Anand Kumar

Note : Super 30 founder and noted mathematician Anand Kumar, aged 46, was awarded Education Excellence Award 2019 by the Foundation For Excellence (FFE) at the organisation's 25th anniversary gala in San Jose, California, United States for the contributions towards imparting education to the needy students. Through the 'Super 30' initiative, Mr Kumar has been training 30 students free of cost for the last 18 years for admission to India's premier technology institutes i.e. Indian Institute of Technology- Joint Entrance Examination (IIT-JEE).

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A)
Boston
B)
Seattle
C)
Houston
D)
Philadelphia

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Houston

Note : September 22, US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet twice in Houston. One meet-up between the two leaders shall be at an event hosted by the Indian-American community, with over 50,000 in audience where both Modi and Trump will be jointly present, and both shall address. The other meet-up will be a Modi-Trump summit.

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A)
China
B)
Syria
C)
India
D)
Mexico

Correct Answer : Option (C) - India

Note : According to the report by the United Nations(UN) named 'The International Migrant Stock 2019', India topped the country of origin of international migrants in 2019 with 17.5 million migrants globally, making it the largest diaspora in the world. Currently the world's migrant population stands at 272 million in 2019, according to the report which grew by 23% over a decade. Country wise, United States(US) hosted large no. of international migrants at 51 million equaling 19% of the world's total.

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