Correct Answer : Option (A) - Ajit Pawar
Note : The government has formed one more GoM which will look at tapping IT tools to minimize tax evasion and make compliance easier for taxpayers. Ajit Pawar, Maharashtra deputy CM has been made the convenor of this GoM.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Rajesh Verma
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Rajasthan
Note : Sojat tehsil of the Pali district in Rajasthan has suitable geological structure, topography and drainage system, climate and soil for naturally cultivating the mehndi leave crop.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Fumio Kishida
Note : Fumio Kishida is set to become the new Prime Minister of Japan after he was elected as the leader of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party. He will succeed outgoing party leader Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, who had earlier announced his decision to step down from the position after serving for just a year.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - 14567
Note : The first Pan-India toll-free helpline number for senior citizens is 14567. The helpline number is called the ‘Elder Line’ and it can be used by senior citizens to get free information and guidance on pension and legal issues, cases of abuse and to get emotional support.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - North Korea
Note : North Korea said that it successfully tested a hypersonic gliding missile on September 28, 2021. The state media reported that the launch was of a great significance, as the North seeks to increase its defence capabilities a "thousand-fold".
Correct Answer : Option (C) - 28th September
Note : The International Day for Universal Access to Information (IDUAI) is celebrated every year on 28th September. Instituted by the United Nations, the day is observed to spread awareness concerning the need to expand laws related to information and their implementation. The expansion of these laws will help in building inclusive institutions across the world.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - The Right to Know — Building Back Better with Access to Information
Note : This year 2021 the theme for International Day for the Universal Access to Information(IDUAI) is “The Right to Know — Building Back Better with Access to Information”. The objective of it is to highlight and focus on the fact that the public's need for reliable and accurate information has never been stronger than the current times. Also, amid the pandemic where countries are struggling to overcome the crisis, rebuilding of communities and institutions plays a bigger role.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Louis Pasteur
Correct Answer : Option (A) - 28th September
Note : The day of 28th September is observed as World Rabies Day every year in order to create awareness about the impact of rabies on humans and animals. It also provides information and advice on how to prevent the disease and take efforts to control rabies.