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What is the theme of the 2017 World Thalassaemia Day (WTD) ?

A) Together for Humanity B) Access to Safe & Effective Drugs in Thalassaemia
C) Patients Rights Revisited D) Thalassemia: Knowledge is Strength

Answer:   A) Together for Humanity



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The World Thalassaemia Day (WTD) is observed every year on May 8 to spread awareness about this deadly disease and the importance of blood donation and how it helps the millions of people suffering from Thalassemia worldwide. Thalassemia is genetic blood disorders characterised by reduction in the synthesis or absence of haemoglobin in the body. According to a WHO report, more than 90% patients with thalassaemia in western countries lead a normal life, whereas in India, roughly half of all patients die before reaching adulthood. Approx 3.9% of India’s population is a carrier for thalassemia. The 2017 theme ‘Together for Humanity’ highlights the need for unity and the efforts that are required to fight this fatal disease.

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Who is the first General of the Indian Army, whose retirement day is celebrated as the 'Armed Forces Veterans Day' every year?

 

 

A) General K.S. Thimayya B) General S.M. Srinagesh
C) General K. M. Cariappa D) General Maharaj Rajendra Sinhji
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) General K. M. Cariappa

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In which year did D.C. Sircar publish Indian Epigraphy and Indian Epigraphical Glossary?

 

A) 1965-66 B) 1967-68
C) 1966-67 D) 1964-65
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 1965-66

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In which year was NABARD established?

 

A) 1979 B) 1978
C) 1982 D) 1981
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 1982

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In which year was the Hindustan Socialist Republican Association (HSRA) founded?

 

A) 1928 B) 1929
C) 1930 D) 1926
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 1928

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3 men and 5 boys can complete a task in 15 days; whereas 6 men and 7 boys can complete the same task  in 9 days. Find the relationship between the task done by the boys and the task done by the men.

 

A) The work of 4 boys is equivalent to the work of 3 men B) The work of 6 boys is equivalent to the work of 2 men
C) The work of 3 boys is equivalent to the work of 4 men D) The work of 7 boys is equivalent to the work of 3 men
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) The work of 4 boys is equivalent to the work of 3 men

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The India Meteorological Department (IMD) celebrated _____ its foundation day on January 15, 2020.

 

 

 

A) 145 th B) 139 th
C) 135 th D) 140 th
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 145 th

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India celebrates its National Sports Day on:

 

 

A) 29thAugust B) 9thDecember
C) 16thSeptember D) 22ndApril
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 29thAugust

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India celebrates its Constitution Day on:

 

A) 15thDecember B) 26thNovember
C) 21stAugust D) 26thJanuary
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 26thNovember

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