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26. 

6thIsland Development Agency meeting was held at which city?

A. Bhubaneshwar
B. Kohima
C. New Delhi
D. Panaji

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

On January 13, 2020, Home Minister Amit Shah chaired the sixth Island Development Agency meeting in New Delhi. The meeting focused on "Green Development in the Islands to reach new heights".

27. 

Workshop-cum-exhibition on Bamboo-A wonder grass was held at which city?

A. Jammu
B. Leh
C. Shimla
D. Ladakh

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region, Dr. Jitendra Singh inaugurated a workshop-cum-exhibition on Bamboo-A wonder grass at Convention Centre, Jammu on 11 January. The workshop was held on 11-12 January 2020.

28. 

What is the theme of the 18th Edition of Dhaka International Film Festival?

A. Gender Equality in Cinema
B. Better Film, Better Audience and Better Society
C. Oriental and Occidental aesthetics
D. West Meets East

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The 18th edition of Dhaka International Film Festival begins at Dhaka, Bangladesh. The theme of the festival is 'Better Film, Better Audience and Better Society'.

29. 

Who inaugurated the new building of Karnataka Judicial Academy in Bengaluru?

A. B. S. Yediyurappa
B. Sharad Arvind Bobde
C. H. D. Kumaraswamy
D. Vajubhai Vala

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Chief Justice of India Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde inaugurated the phase-1 of the new building of the Karnataka Judicial Academy on Crescent Road in Bengaluru. The new building has three floors, besides, the ground floor and two basement floors.

30. 

Kolkata Port Trust in Kolkata recently celebrated its ______ anniversary?

A. 75th
B. 100th
C. 125th
D. 150th

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

On the 150th celebration of Kolkata Port Trust, Prime Minister Narendra Modi dedicated the Port Anthem at Netaji Indoor Stadium in Kolkata. Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that Kolkata Port holds important place in the history of India.