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A)
21st March
B)
20th March
C)
19th March
D)
18th March

Correct Answer : Option (A) - 21st March

Note : The International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination is observed annually on 21 March to remind people about the negative consequences of racial discrimination.

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Published On : March 22, 2021
A)
My Forest | Our Future
B)
Forests | Climate | Change
C)
Forests and Sustainable Cities
D)
Forest restoration: a path to recovery and well-being

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Forest restoration: a path to recovery and well-being

Note : The theme for International Day of Forests 2021 is "Forest restoration: a path to recovery and well-being".

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Published On : March 22, 2021
A)
Singapore
B)
Germany
C)
Norway
D)
Finland

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Finland

Note : The World Happiness Report 2021 has been topped by Finland, for the fourth consecutive year.

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Published On : March 22, 2021
A)
Bharat Electronics
B)
Ordnance Factory Board
C)
Bharat Dynamics Limited
D)
Hindustan Aeronautics Limited

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Bharat Dynamics Limited

Note : The Acquisition Wing of Ministry of Defence has signed a contract with Defence Public Sector Undertaking Bharat Dynamics Limited for supply of 4,960 MILAN-2T ATGMs to Indian Army.

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Published On : March 21, 2021
A)
19 March
B)
20 March
C)
21 March
D)
22 March

Correct Answer : Option (B) - 20 March

Note : The World Sparrow Day is celebrated every year on March 20 to raise awareness about the House Sparrow and other common birds to urban environments, and of threats to their populations.

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Published On : March 21, 2021
A)
Smriti Zubin Irani
B)
Maneka Gandhi
C)
Vasundhara Raje
D)
Nirmala Sitharaman

Correct Answer : Option (A) - Smriti Zubin Irani

Note : The Sixth India-Brazil-South Africa (IBSA) Women's Forum has been chaired by the Ministry of Women and Child Development, GoI, led by Smt Smriti Zubin Irani.

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Published On : March 21, 2021
A)
Australia
B)
England
C)
Spain
D)
Italy

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Italy

Note : The Italy has signed the International Solar Alliance under the amended ISA Framework Agreement.

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Published On : March 21, 2021
A)
Spain
B)
Sweden
C)
Belgium
D)
Netherlands

Correct Answer : Option (D) - Netherlands

Note : The Netherlands Prime Minister Mark Rutte has won the 2021 parliamentary elections with most seats to be sworn in as the Prime Minister for fourth straight term.

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Published On : March 21, 2021
A)
Nepal
B)
Sri Lanka
C)
Maldives
D)
Myanmar

Correct Answer : Option (B) - Sri Lanka

Note :

India’s envoy in Sri Lanka has recently handed over training aids worth about Rs 81,00,000 to the country’s Navy for capacity building.
High Commissioner Gopal Baglay formally handed over the training aids, during a visit to the Northern and Eastern Provinces of Sri Lanka. He also handed over Kindle e-book readers and books to the library of the Naval and Maritime Academy.

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Published On : March 21, 2021
A)
NITI Aayog CEO
B)
Finance Secretary
C)
Principal Advisor to PM
D)
Economic Affairs Secretary

Correct Answer : Option (C) - Principal Advisor to PM

Note :

The Prime Minister’s Principal adviser, PK Sinha, recently stepped down from his position.
PK Sinha is a former 1977 batch Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer of the Uttar Pradesh cadre. In the first tenure of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi government, he served as the Cabinet secretary.

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Published On : March 21, 2021