Correct Answer : Option (A) - 2031-32
Note : Ahead of the World Environment Day on June 5, the private sector lender HDFC Bank has announced its plans to become carbon-neutral by 2031-32.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - 5 June
Note : In December 2017 the UN General Assembly in its annual resolution on sustainable fisheries proclaimed 5 June as the "International Day for the Fight Against Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing."
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Thomas Vijayan
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Harjit Singh Arora
Note : The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) has appointed ace fighter pilot Air Marshal Vivek Ram Chaudhari as the next Vice Chief of the Air Staff. Chaudhari will replace incumbent Air Marshal Harjit Singh Arora who will superannuate on June 30, 2021.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Lifetime
Note : The Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' has announced that the validity period of the Teachers Eligibility Test qualifying certificate has been extended from the present 7 years to lifetime.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Ecosystem Restoration
Note : The theme for World Environment Day 2021 is "Ecosystem Restoration".
Correct Answer : Option (A) - ICICI Bank
Note : The ICICI Bank has tied up with Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications to offer the facility called 'SWIFT gpi instant', for cross border inward payments.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Gulf of Oman
Note : The Iranian Navy’s largest purpose-built warship, Kharg, caught fire and sank in the Gulf of Oman. The Kharg was considered the flagship of the Iranian Navy. The sinking took place after a string of fires and disasters across Iran.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Bihar
Note : The Bihar government has proposed to reserve 33 per cent seats for girl students in medical and engineering colleges across the state.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Supriya Paul
Note : The book titled "All You Need is Josh: Inspiring Stories of Courage and Conviction in 21st Century India" written by Supriya Paul has been released.