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6. 

India has been re-elected as a member of the UNHRC for 2022-2024. This will be the which term of India as the member of the 47-member Council?

A. 4th
B. 8th
C. 3rd
D. 6th

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

India has been re-elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) for a sixth term with an overwhelming majority.

7. 

The National Security Guard (NSG) force of India marks which edition of the Raising Day 2021?

A. 30
B. 37
C. 19
D. 28

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The year 2021 marks the 37th anniversary of the establishment of the NSG.

8. 

What is the theme of the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty in 2021?

A. Acting together to achieve social and environmental justice for all
B. Building Forward Together: Ending Persistent Poverty, Respecting all People and our Planet
C. Answering the Call of October 17 to end poverty: A path toward peaceful and inclusive societies
D. Ending Persistent Poverty, Respecting all People and our Planet

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

2021 Theme is Building Forward Together: Ending Persistent Poverty, Respecting all People and our Planet".

9. 

As per the Government's recent notification released in 2021, what is the gestational limit for termination of pregnancy?

A. 12 weeks
B. 22 weeks
C. 19 weeks
D. 24 weeks

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

As per the government's new rules, the gestational limit for termination of a pregnancy in India has been increased to 24 weeks. Earlier the limit was 20 weeks.

10. 

Which company has topped the World's Best Employers 2021 by Forbes?

A. Apple Inc
B. Samsung Electronics
C. Google Inc
D. Dell Technologies

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

South Korean giant Samsung Electronics has topped the overall ranking as World's Best Employers 2021.