Pakistan launched satellite PakSat-MM1-ton on May 30, 2024. PakSat-MM1 is a __________ satellite.

A. low Earth orbit (LEO)
B. Medium Earth orbit (MEO)
C. Geostationary orbit (GEO)
D. Geostationary transfer orbit (GTO)

Answer

Correct Answer: C. Geostationary orbit (GEO)


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According to Pakistan’s Space & Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO), PakSAT-MM1 is a high-power multimission satellite designed to provide a range of communication services.

May 28 is observed as Youm-i-Takbeer to mark the day when Pakistan became an atomic power. In 2024 Pakistan marked the ___ anniversary of nuclear tests.

A. 24th
B. 25th
C. 26th
D. 27th

Answer

Correct Answer: C. 26th


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The country is commemorating the 26th anniversary of Youm-e-Takbeer today with great national zeal and fervour in remembrance of the successful nuclear tests carried out on this day in 1998 that rendered the nation’s defence unbeatable. On this day, Pakistan became the first Muslim state and the seventh nuclear-armed country in the world to have a nuclear arsenal for defence and peaceful deterrence. The prime minister has declared the day a public holiday to fortify Pakistan’s defences.

Talat Hussain, 83, Pakistani actor, often described by his admirers as the ‘Pakistani Laurence Olivier’, died on:

A. May 26, 2023
B. May 26, 2024
C. May 25, 2024
D. April 26, 2024

Answer

Correct Answer: B. May 26, 2024


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Veteran Pakistani actor Talat Hussain is no more. Known as ‘Pakistani Laurence Olivier’, Hussain breathed his last on Sunday, May 26, at the age of 83 after a prolonged illness. Pakistani actor Adnan Siddiqui has also confirmed his death through his X platform.

Pakistan and China held ______ Joint Coordination Committee (JCC) of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) virtually on 24th May 2024?

A. 13th
B. 14th
C. 15th
D. None of These

Answer

Correct Answer: A. 13th


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China and Pakistan will hold the 13th Joint Coordination Committee (JCC) of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) virtually on 24 May 2024 in the run-up to Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif’s first visit to China after coming to power early this year. Pakistan is pushing for expediting approval of financing for the development of $6.7bn Main Line-1 (ML-1), notwithstanding internal opposition, and about $1.9bn Karachi Circular Railway during the JCC as part of the second phase of the multi-billion dollar CPEC initiative launched in 2013.

Which APP is recently launched to help survivors of gender-based violence in May 2024?

A. Humqadam
B. Ehsaas
C. Madad
D. None of These

Answer

Correct Answer: A. Humqadam


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A user-friendly ‘Humqadam’ mobile application to assist more than one-third of the country’s women who face physical and emotional violence was launched here at a local hotel in the federal capital. Developed by women’s rights CSO, Shirkat Gah – Women’s Resource Centre in collaboration with the National Commission of Status on Women (NCSW) and the technical support from LUMS, the Humqadam App connects survivors with legal and other services. The project was funded by the UN Trust Fund. 

Who was appointed as the Chairman of the Council of Islamic Ideological (CII) on May 21, 2024?

A. Dr. Qibla Ayaz
B. Allama Dr. Raghib Hussain Naeemi
C. Prof. Allama Allauddin Siddiqui
D. Justice Abu Saleh Muhammad Akram

Answer

Correct Answer: B. Allama Dr. Raghib Hussain Naeemi


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Dr Raghib Hussain Naeemi has been appointed as the Chairman of the Islamic Ideological Council (IIC), according to a notification issued by the Ministry of Law and Justice on 21 May 2024. The appointment was made by the President of Pakistan following the completion of Dr Qibla Ayaz’s three-year term in April. Dr. Naeemi, a prominent religious scholar, currently serves as the Imam of Jamia Naeemia, Lahore. He is also the chairman of the Muttahida Ulema Board Punjab and a member of both the Quran Board Punjab and the Central Ruet-e-Hilal Committee.

In May 2024, The United Arab Emirates (UAE) announced the allocation of _____ billion for investment in promising economic sectors in Pakistan.

A. $10bn
B. $14bn
C. $13bn
D. None of These

Answer

Correct Answer: A. $10bn


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The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has announced the allocation of $10 billion for investment in promising economic sectors in Pakistan, WAM reported on 23 May 2024. The announcement came following talks held today by UAE President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, with Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif, Prime Minister of Pakistan, in Abu Dhabi to “strengthen the Pakistani economy, support it, and enhance cooperation between the two countries”, the UAE’s official news agency reported.