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71. 

Which of the following is to host an International Conclave on Globalizing Indian Thought?

A. IIM Bangalore
B. IIM Ahmedabad
C. IIM Kozhikode
D. IIM Raipur

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

An International Conclave on Globalising Indian Thought from 16-18 January 2020. It is organized by the Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIM Kozhikode), Kerala. It was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi through video conferencing.

72. 

Annual Global Risks Report is a report released by which organisation?

A. WEF
B. UNESCO
C. World Bank
D. UNDP

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Annual Global Risks Report of Geneva-based WEF identifies 5 global risks: extreme weather events, human-made environmental disasters, major biodiversity loss, natural disasters, and failure of climate change mitigation and adaptation.

73. 

India Meteorological Department recently celebrated its ________ Foundation Day?

A. 80th
B. 107th
C. 122nd
D. 145th

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) celebrated its 145th Foundation Day on 15 January 2020. The day was celebrated by the Ministry of Earth Science.

74. 

Who inaugurated exhibition on Indian Heritage in Digital Space?

A. Prahlad Singh Patel
B. Kiren Rijiju
C. Rao Inderjit Singh
D. Ajay Singh Yadav

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Union MoS Culture and Tourism (Independent Charge) Prahlad Singh Patel inaugurated the exhibition on Indian Heritage in Digital Space and First International Heritage Symposium at National Museum, New Delhi.The exhibition will be open till 15 February 2020.

75. 

Who launched welfare scheme for women in Goa?

A. Vishwajit Rane
B. Nirmala Sitharaman
C. Pramod Sawant
D. Smriti Irani

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Union Minister for Women and Child Development and Textiles, Smriti Irani launched 3 welfare Schemes namely the Yashaswini Scheme for Women entrepreneurship, SwasthyaSahayak Project and breast cancer screening initiative for women in Goa in the presence of Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant and State Health Minister Vishwajit Rane.

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