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56. 

The World Bank has stopped funding for projects in which country?

A. Pakistan
B. Afghanistan
C. India
D. Bhutan

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The World Bank has stopped funding for projects in Afghanistan after the Taliban seized control of the country.

57. 

The First-ever G20 Ministerial Conference on Women's Empowerment was held in which country?

A. Italy
B. Iran
C. France
D. Russia

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The First-ever G20 Ministerial Conference on Women's Empowerment was held at Santa Margherita Ligure, Italy. It was held in mixed format i.e. people participated in physical form and via video conference also.

58. 

The agreement to establish a Visiting Professorship in Social Science at NYUAD was signed between India and which other country?

A. Japan
B. Malysia
C. Israel
D. UAE

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The agreement between Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) and New York University Abu Dhabi to establish a Visiting Professorship in Social Science at NYUAD was signed.

59. 

Which country has received the elections for membership of two key bodies of the Universal Postal Union (UPU)?

A. India
B. USA
C. United Kingdom
D. Germany

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

India has received the elections for membership of two key bodies of the Universal Postal Union (UPU), during the twenty-seventh UPU Congress in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire.

60. 

"Shared Destiny-2021" defence exercise in which country on September 6-15?

A. India
B. China
C. Mongolia
D. Pakistan

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

China, Pakistan, Mongolia, Thailand will participate in the "Shared Destiny-2021" defence exercise in China on September 6-15.