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46. 

World Tsunami Awareness Day is being observed annually on which date?

A. 2 November
B. 3 November
C. 4 November
D. 5 November

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

World Tsunami Awareness Day was observed across the world on 5 November. The day is celebrated to spread awareness among people across the world in matters related to the dangers of tsunami. In 2020, World Tsunami Awareness Day encourages the development of national and community-level, local disaster risk reduction strategies to save more lives against disasters. This year's observance promotes "Sendai Seven Campaign," target.

47. 

World Vegan Day is being observed annually on which date?

A. 29 October
B. 31 October
C. 1 November
D. 2 November

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

World Vegan Day is celebrated by vegans all around the world on November 1 every year. The day marks the founding day of The Vegan Society in the United Kingdom. World Vegan Day is celebrated to encourage people to follow a vegan lifestyle, which may benefit human health as it is for animal welfare and of course, the natural environment.

48. 

World Vegan Day is being observed on which date?

A. 30 October
B. 31 October
C. 1 November
D. 2 October

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

World Vegan Day is observed globally on 1st November every year. This day is celebrated to spread benefits of veganism for humans, non-human animals, and the natural environment. Vegan Day is an opportunity to promote the benefits of a vegan diet and veganism in general.

49. 

World Thrift Day was being observed on which date, worldwide?

A. 28 October
B. 29 October
C. 30 October
D. 31 October

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

All over the world, October 31 is observed as 'World Thrift Day.' As its alternate name 'International Day of Savings' suggest, this is an important day to remember for each and every one of us. It is dedicated to the promotion of savings and how imperative it is to know more about the same. In India, this day is celebrated on October 30.

50. 

The International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists is observed on which date?

A. 30 October
B. 31 October
C. 1 October
D. 2 November

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists is an UN-recognized day observed annually on 2 November. The day draws attention to the low global conviction rate for violent crimes against journalists and media workers, estimated at only one in every ten cases.