Correct Answer : Option (B) - Freedom House
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Manish Kaushik
Note : The gold medal came from 2018 Commonwealth Games silver medallist, Manish Kaushik, as he beat Denmark's Nikolai Terteryan, 3-2, in the men's 63kg summit bout.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Kannada Poet
Note : Renowned Kannada poet, eminent academic, and critic Prof N S Lakshminarayana Bhatta has passed away suffering from age-related ailments. He was 85.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Arunachal Pradesh
Note : The Arunachal Pradesh government has dedicated 2021 as the 'Year of Education' with an investment of Rs 1000 crore in the sector.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Switzerland
Note : The Switzerland narrowly voted in favour of a proposal banning full facial coverings including the burqa and niqab in almost all public places.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Madhya Pradesh
Note : The President has laid the foundation stone for the conservation works of Singorgarh Fort in Singrampur village of Damoh district, Madhya Pradesh.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Hyderabad
Note : The India's first-ever 'Transgender Community Desk' has been launched by the Cyberabad Police at the Gachibowli Police Station in Hyderabad, Telangana.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - 8 March
Note : International Women's Day (IWD) is celebrated annually on March 8.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Ashok Gulati
Note : Private sector lender Kotak Mahindra Bank has appointed agricultural economist Ashok Gulati as the additional independent director on its board.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Women in leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world
Note : According to the UN, the theme of International Women's Day 2021 is "Women in leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world".