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Uploaded on 28/01/2017 
Question : Consider the following about The National AYUSH Mission
  1. It makes provision for co-location of AYUSH facilities at Primary Health Centres (PHCs), Community Health Centres (CHCs) and District Hospitals (DHs).
  2. It makes provision for setting up of new State Government AYUSH Educational Institutions including Yoga and Naturopathy in the State where it is not available.
  3. It makes no explicit provision for Cultivation and Promotion of Medicinal Plants.
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Uploaded on 27/01/2017 
Question : Consider the following pairs of Conventions and their Objectives:
  1. Minamata Convention     :               Against toxic mercury and mercury compounds.
  2. Cartagena Protocol         :               Safe transfer, handling and use of living modified organisms resulting from modern biotechnology.
  3. Water Convention           :               To protect and manage the transboundary surface waters and groundwaters.
  4. Espoo Convention           :               To prevent, reduce and control significant adverse transboundary environmental impact from proposed activities.
 Which of the above pairs are correctly matched?
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Uploaded on 25/01/2017 
Question : Consider the following about Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA)
  1. Its objective is to assure security in the Indian Ocean.
  2. India and Pakistan are member countries.
  3. The organisation was first established as Indian Ocean Rim Initiative in Mauritius in 1995.
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Uploaded on 24/01/2017 
Question : With reference to Innovation Index, which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. Global Innovation Index (GII) is published by United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD).
  2. India stood at 66th Rank on the Global Innovation Index.
  3. Confederation of Indian Industries is working to develop an India Innovation Index.
  4. The India Innovation Index will measure and rank the innovation performance of all Indian states with the aim of moving India towards an innovation-driven economy.
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Uploaded on 23/01/2017 
Question : With reference to Majuli island, which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. Majuli island will become India’s first “carbon neutral” district by 2020.
  2. Majuli island is on the coast of West Bengal.
  3. Majuli island is a wetland under the UNESCO world heritage site.
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Uploaded on 22/01/2017 
Question : With reference to Polio, which of the following statements is/are correct?
1. Poliovirus is transmitted from one person to another by oral contact with secretions or faecal material from an infected person.
2.Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV) consists of inactivated (killed) poliovirus strains of all three poliovirus types.
3.India became the first country globally to introduce fractional doses of IPV in childhood immunisation programme.
4.IPV carries the risk of vaccine-associated paralytic poliomyelitis (VAPP).
 
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Uploaded on 21/01/2017 
Question : Directions: Given below are two statements labelled as Assertion (A) and Reason (R). In the context of the two statements, which of the following is correct?
Assertion (A): As Rupee appreciates it lowers the rate of inflation.
Reason (R): Appreciated Rupee will bring down the Import bill.
Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.
Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A.
A is true but R is false.
A is false but R is true.
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Uploaded on 20/01/2017 
Question : Directions: Given below are two statements labelled as Assertion (A) and Reason (R). In the context of the two statements, which of the following is correct?
Assertion (A):  Cloud Seeding creates conditions favourable for precipitation.
Reason (R):  Silver iodide, Potassium Iodide and Dry Ice  increases the moisture content in the cloud.
Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.
Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A.
A is true but R is false.
A is false but R is true.
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Uploaded on 19/01/2017 
Question : Consider the following pairs:
1. SARFAESI : For reducing NPA
2. FRBMA : For reducing deficit, govt. borrowing and debt
3. FATF : For Double Taxation Avoidance
4. Venture Capital : For startups
Which of the above pairs are correctly matched?
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Uploaded on 19/01/2017 
Question : Consider the following about Indian Submarines.
1. Khanderi is India's second French-designed Scorpene-class diesel-electric attack submarine, it was launched at Mumbai's Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited
2. Khanderi is named after the Island fort of Maratha forces, which played a vital role in ensuring their supremacy at sea in the late 17th century.
3. Kalvari is the first of the Scorpene class submarines built at the Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Ltd Mumbai (MDL). Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
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Uploaded on 18/01/2017 
Question : With reference to India Development Foundation of Overseas Indians (IDF-OI) , which of the following statements is/are correct?
1. India Development Foundation of Overseas Indians (IDF-OI) is a not-for-profit Trust set-up by the Government of India.
2. IDF-OI will facilitate philanthropic contributions by Overseas Indians for social and development projects in India.
3. Presently, IDF-OI is promoting flagship programmes of Government of India- Swachh Bharat Mission and Beti Bachao Beti Padhao; and projects identified by the State Govts.
4. Overseas Indians can contribute as an individual, or a group of individuals or even through their respective Indian Associations.
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Uploaded on 17/01/2017 
Question : With reference to ‘River Linking Project’, which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. Ken-Betwa river linking project will connect Ken river in Madhya Pradesh with the Betwa in Uttar Pradesh.
  2. It is India’s first river interlinking project.
  3. Water is in Concurrent List.
  4. During the British Raj in India, Sir Arthur Cotton, a British general and irrigation engineer, first suggested linking the Ganga and the Cauvery for navigational purposes.
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Uploaded on 16/01/2017 
Question : Consider the following pairs of Biosphere Reserves and their location:
  1. Nanda Devi         :               Uttarakhand
  2. Gyan Bharti        :               Rann of Kutch
  3. Nokrek               :               Orissa
  4. Simplipal            :               Meghalaya
Which of the above pairs are correctly matched?
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Uploaded on 15/01/2017 
Question : Consider the following pairs of Tribal rebellions and their respective Regions:
1. Santhal : Orissa
2. Kol : Western Ghats
3. Kuki : Manipur
4. Rampa : Andhra Pradesh
Which of the above pairs are correctly matched?
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Uploaded on 14/01/2017 
Question : With reference to India Post Payments Bank (IPPB), which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. IPPB will be set up as a public limited company with 100 per cent government equity.
  2. IPPB doesn’t need to obtain banking licence from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for its operation.
  3. IPPB will offer demand deposits such as savings and current accounts.
  4. IPPB will be under the Ministry of Finance.
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Uploaded on 13/01/2017 
Question : Directions: Given below are two statements labelled as Assertion (A) and Reason (R). In the context of the two statements, which of the following is correct?
Assertion (A):  Huge forex reserves are always good.
Reason (R):  Huge forex can check the appreciation of rupee.
Both A and R are true and R is the correct explanation of A.
Both A and R are true but R is not the correct explanation of A.
A is true but R is false.
A is false but R is true.
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Uploaded on 12/01/2017 
Question : With reference to National Income Accounting, which of the following statements is/are correct?
1. Nominal GDP refers to the current year production of final goods and services valued at Base year prices.
2. GNP at factor cost= GDP at market price- Indirect tax+ Subsidies.
3. Transfer payments are included in income accounting.
4. National Income= NNP- Indirect tax+ Subsidy.
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Uploaded on 12/01/2017 
Question : With reference to National Income Accounting, which of the following statements is/are correct?
1. Nominal GDP refers to the current year production of final goods and services valued at Base year prices.
2. GNP at factor cost= GDP at market price- Indirect tax+ Subsidies.
3. Transfer payments are included in income accounting.
4. National Income= NNP- Indirect tax+ Subsidy.
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Uploaded on 11/01/2017 
Question : Consider the following about The South China Sea (SCS) dispute.
1. The disputes include the islands, reefs and banks of the South China Sea, including the Spratly, Senkaku and Paracel islands.
2. In July 2016, an arbitral tribunal under the aegis of United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea ruled against China's maritime claims in Philippines v. China, which is enforceable.
3. China’s claim is based on The Nine Dash Line.
4. Littoral nations of SCS are: China, Vietnam, Laos, Philippines, Malaysia, Brunei among others.
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Uploaded on 10/01/2017 
Question : Consider the following pairs of upcoming Summits and their respective venues in 2017:
1. BRICS : Xiamen, China
2. UNFCCC COP 23 : Berlin, Germany
3. G20 : Hamburg, Germany
4. G7 : Moscow, Russia
Which of the above pairs are correctly matched?
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