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Exercise :: Important Days - Latest Current Affairs

  • Important Days - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

Nelson Mandela International Day observed internationally on which date?

A. 16th July
B. 17th July
C. 18th July
D. 19th July

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Nelson Mandela International Day 2018 is observed internationally on 18th July. This year marks 100 years since the birth of Nelson Mandela (18 July 1918). The Nelson Mandela Foundation is dedicating this year's Mandela Day to 'Action Against Poverty', honouring Nelson Mandela's leadership and devotion to fighting poverty and promoting social justice for all.

2. 

World Youth Skills Day is observed on which date?

A. 15 July
B. 16 July
C. 14 July
D. 13 July

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

World Youth Skills Day is celebrated on 15th July every year. This day is celebrated to expand awareness on the importance of investing in youth skills development. The United Nations General Assembly decided in resolution A/RES/69/145 to depute 15 July as World Youth Skills Day.

3. 

The 37th Foundation Day of NABARD is celebrated on which date?

A. 12th July
B. 11th July
C. 10th July
D. 13th July

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) has completed 36 years of service to the nation and celebrated the 37th Foundation Day on 12th July. A national seminar on 'Collectivisation and Market linkages: Farmers Producers Organizations' was organized in Mumbai. The Bank has been entrusted with "matters concerning policy, planning and operations in the field of credit for agriculture and other economic activities in rural areas in India".

4. 

The theme of 2018 World Population Day is;

A. Family Planning is a Human Right
B. Vulnerable Populations in Emergencies
C. Family Planning: Empowering People, Developing Nations
D. Universal Access to Reproductive Health Services

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

World Population Day was established by the then-governing Council of the United Nations Development Programme in 1989. The theme of WPD 2018 is 'Family Planning is a Human Right'. This day seeks to focus attention on the urgency and importance of population issues.

5. 

On which date, the Global forgiveness day is observed?

A. July 10
B. July 9
C. July 8
D. July 7

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

in 1994 the Christian Embassy of Christ's Ambassador marked August 27th as the National Forgiveness day. Later, National Forgiveness Day was renamed as Global Forgiveness Day, and the date was also shifted from August 27th to July 7th. The main motto of Global forgiveness day is to forgive and to be forgiven. People use this opportunity to seek forgiveness for their mistakes and to main peace and harmony in the society.