Correct Answer : Option (C) - 30 August, 2021
Note : The Association of Renewable Energy of States (AREAS) celebrated its 7th Foundation Day on 30 August, 2021. On this occasion Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) were signed between AREAS and the three institutions, National Institute of Solar Energy, National Institute of Wind Energy and Sardar Swaran Singh National Institute of Bio Energy which function under the administrative control of Ministry of New and Renewable Energy.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Ram Nath Kovind
Correct Answer : Option (A) - September 30, 2021
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Table Tennis
Note : India's Bhavinaben Patel won silver in the women's singles Class 4 category after losing 7-11, 5-11, 6-11 in 19 minutes in the final to top seed Zhou Ying of China. This is India's first medal at the Tokyo Paralympics on August 29, 2021. Bhavinaben is the first Indian table tennis player to medal at the Paralympics. She's also just the second Indian woman after Deepa Malik (silver in shot put in 2016) to medal at the Paralympics.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Discus Throw
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Avani Lekhara
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Amritsar
Correct Answer : Option (A) - High Jump
Correct Answer : Option (C) - 30 August
Note : International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances is marked every year on August 30 to honour and pay tribute to people who have faced enforced disappearances. Global organisations UN and Amnesty International observe this day to raise awareness about how enforced disappearance is a crime and should not be used as a tool to deal with situations of conflict. According to the UN, more than 6,000 people were registered as missing in Kosovo since 1999. Hence, the resource centre for missing persons in Kosovo has also been initiated by the UN.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - To evacuate Indian citizens and foreign nationals from Afghanistan.
Note : An Indian Air Force (IAF) flight carrying 24 Indian and 11 Nepalese evacuees from Kabul is on its way to Delhi under operation Devi Shakti. Operation Devi Shakti is an ongoing operation of the Indian Armed Forces to evacuate Indian citizens and foreign nationals from Afghanistan after the collapse of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and the fall of Kabul, the capital city, to the Taliban.