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Answers to Questions you never asked! [Part-1]

Yes, you have read the headline correctly. There are times when you think you know everything. But that’s not the case pal. There are always questions you never explored. In this article, I’ll share some of my favorite questions :)

  • Do you know why Ig Nobel Prize is awarded for?: It’s an unusual award that is given to people whose contributions “first make people laugh, and then make them think”. The award honors people in quite a sarcastic way. Andre Geim from Russia won both the Ig Nobel prize in 2000 and the actual Nobel prize in 2010.
Ig Nobel Prize (Source: CS Monitor)
Phobos and Deimos (Source: AAS Nova)
  • Where is the HQ of G-7 Nations?: They do not have any headquarters.
M.K Gandhiji (Source: New Indian Express)
  • Name India’s supreme court which deals with cases related to the environment?: It’s called National Green Tribunal. There are only 3 such courts as of now across the world, in India, Australia, New Zealand.
  • Which Article gives the power to Supreme Court to issue Suo Moto notice for its contempt?: Article 129 grants this power. Similarly, Article 215 grants the same power in the case of the High Courts of India. It was implemented under the Contempt of Courts Act 1971.
  • Name the first Arab country to send a rocket to Mars?: UAE. It was an orbiter mission. Though UAE took help from the Soyuz rocket of Russia. UAE is also the first Arab country to establish its own nuclear plant, named Barakah in Abu Dhabi.
UAE (Source: CNN)

I would like to thank my readers for dropping here. I hope the time you spent reading my article has been fruitful.😊

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