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31.
What is the projected global unemployment rate for the year 2024, as indicated by the International Labour Organization (ILO)?
4.8%
5.0%
5.2%
5.5%
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The International Labour Organization (ILO) forecasts a slight increase in the global unemployment rate in 2024, reaching 5.2%, up from 5.1% in 2023, as highlighted in the "World Employment and Social Outlook Trends: 2024" report.

32.
Where are the Houthi rebels believed to be based, who are allegedly responsible for the drone attack on the chemical tanker MV Chem Pluto?
Liberia
Japan
Saudi Arabia
Yemen
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Houthi rebels, suspected in the drone attack on MV Chem Pluto, are believed to be based in Yemen and are engaged in a decade-long civil conflict with Yemen's government.

33.
What is the theme for World Breastfeeding Week 2023?
"Breastfeeding for a Healthy Future"
"Empower Parents, Enable Breastfeeding"
"Let’s make breastfeeding and work, work!"
"Breastfeeding: Foundation of Life"
Answer: Option
Explanation:
World Breastfeeding Week is observed from August 1 to August 7 every year to highlight the importance of regular breastfeeding for infant health. The theme for World Breastfeeding Week 2023 is "Let’s make breastfeeding and work, work!" focusing on maternity rights and workplace accommodations that support breastfeeding.

34.
In which state the Government has launched a pilot project to implement the One Health Framework?
Punjab
Uttarakhand
Telangana
Uttar Pradesh
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Government of India's Department of Animal Husbandry and Dairying (DAHD) has launched a pilot project in Uttarakhand to implement the One Health Framework through the One Health Support Unit.