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The first-ever World Tuna Day (WTD) is observed by the United Nations (UN) on which date  ?

A) May 2, 2017 B) May 1, 2017
C) April 2, 2017 D) May 3, 2017

Answer:   A) May 2, 2017



Explanation:

The United Nations has marked the first World Tuna Day (WTD) on May 2, 2017 to conserve one of the globe’s most popular fish to be caught and eaten and to highlight the vital socio-economic importance of tuna to people around the world. Tuna plays a critical role in sustainable development, food security, economic opportunity, and livelihoods of people around the world. At present more than 80 States have tuna fisheries, thousands of tuna fishing vessels operate in all the oceans and tuna fishery capacity is still growing in the Indian and Pacific Oceans. The Day was designated in December 2016 resolution of the UN General Assembly.

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International 'Yoga Divas' is celebrated every year on __________ .

A) 21st May B) 21st June
C) 25th May D) 25th June
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 21st June

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Choose the most appropriate answer:Which of the following Asian countries celebrates its Independence Day on 4th February?

A) Sri Lanka B) Bahrain
C) Cambodia D) Bangladesh
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Sri Lanka

Explanation:
The day commemorates its internal political independence from British rule on that day in 1948. The day is a national holiday in Sri Lanka.
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In which of the following years was the 'Caste Disabilities Act' passed?

A) 1850 B) 1860
C) 1863 D) 1876
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 1850

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PM Modi's Birthday has been celebrated as ........... across India.

A) Kisan Diwas B) Sewa Diwas
C) Hindi Diwas D) Bal Diwas
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Sewa Diwas

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When is the World Energy Conservation Day celebrated?

A) November 15 B) October 10
C) December 25 D) December 14
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) December 14

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In December 2017, Indian Railways announced to equip all trains with Bio-Toilets by ______

A) December 2018 B) March 2019
C) December 2019 D) March 2018
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) December 2018

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Indian War of Independence 1857 was written by

A) V. D. Savarkar B) Lala Lajpat Rai
C) Mahatma Gandhi D) Jawaharlal Nehru
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) V. D. Savarkar

Explanation:

Indian War of Independence 1857 was written by Vinod Damodar Savarkar.

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Birth anniversary of which Prime Minister is observed as Sadbhawna Diwas?

A) Jawaharlal Nehru B) Rajiv Gandhi
C) Lal Bahadur Shastri D) Indira Gandhi
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Rajiv Gandhi

Explanation:

20 August, the birth anniversary of Rajiv Gandhi, which is celebrated as Sadbhavna Diwas (Harmony Day). Sadbhavana Diwas commemorates the memory of our late erstwhile Prime Minister, Rajiv Gandhi.

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