Correct Answer : Option (B) - Shekhar Shah
Note : The World bank economist Poonam Gupta has been appointed as the new Director General of the policy think tank "National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCAER)".She would succeed Shekhar Shah.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Anthony Hopkins
Note : Anthony Hopkins, The Father has won the award for "Best Leading Actor" at the 74th edition of the BAFTA awards 2021.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Sinovac
Note : The Drugs Controller General of India has approved Russian Covid-19 vaccine "Sputnik V" for use in the country, Sinovac vaccines is not permitted in India.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - 13 April
Note : The International Turban Day is celebrated every year on April 13 since 2004 to bring awareness of the strict requirement on Sikhs to put the turban as a mandatory part of their religion.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Aquaculture Products
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Seroja
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Egypt
Note : A group of archaeologists has found the largest ancient city ever discovered in Egypt, dating back 3,000 years.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Guneet Monga
Note : Ace Indian film producer Guneet Monga has been conferred with the second highest French civilian honour called "Honour of the Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - April 12
Note : The International Day of Human Space Flight is celebrated annually on April 12 to mark the anniversary of the first human space flight by Yuri Gagarin on April 12, 1961.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - CSIR
Note : The NITI Aayog's flagship 295 Atal Tinkering Labs officially adopted byCouncil of CSIR across the country in an ambitious step towards inculcating scientific research and innovation culture among students.