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Uploaded on 26/09/2017 
Question : Consider the following pairs of Reports/Index and their Publishing Agency:
  1. World Investment Report            :               International Monetary Fund (IMF)
  2. Global Competitiveness Report :               World Bank
  3. Logistics Performance Index       :               World Economic Forum
  4. Human capital report                     :               UNESCO
 Which of the above pairs are incorrectly matched?
2 and 3 only
1, 2 and 3 only
1, 2, 3 and 4
None of these
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Uploaded on 25/09/2017 
Question : Global Energy Architecture Performance Index is published by which of the following agency?
 
International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
World Bank
World Economic Forum
United Nations Environment Programme
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Uploaded on 24/09/2017 
Question : Consider the following about ‘Private Member’s Bill’:
  1. A private member’s bill can be presented only in the Lok Sabha.
  2. A private member’s bill has never been passed by the Indian parliament.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
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Uploaded on 23/09/2017 
Question : Which among the following states is not a part of ‘Desert Development Programme’?
Rajasthan
Gujarat
Maharashtra
Karnataka
 

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Uploaded on 22/09/2017 
Question : ‘Swachhathon’, recently seen in news, was organized by which among the following Ministries
Ministry of Home Affairs
Ministry of Finance
Ministry of Human Resource Development
Ministry of Drinking Water & Sanitation
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Uploaded on 21/09/2017 
Question : With reference to ‘Advanced Towed Artillery Gun System (ATAGS)’, which of the following statements is/are correct?
1. Advanced Towed Artillery Gun System (ATAGS) is being jointly developed by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and the private sector.
2. ATAGS will be called as Dhanush when it is inducted into the Indian Army.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
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Uploaded on 20/09/2017 
Question : Consider the following about ‘Snow Leopard’:
  1. The snow leopard is assessed as ‘Endangered’ by the IUCN.
  2. Snow Leopard is found only in the Western Himalayas in India. 
  3. It is the state animal of Himachal Pradesh.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
1 and 3 only
2 and 3 only
3 only
1, 2 and 3 only
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Uploaded on 19/09/2017 
Question : Which among the following agents is/are used in a ‘Fire Extinguisher’?
Nitrogen
Carbon Dioxide
Sodium Bicarbonate
All of the above
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Uploaded on 18/09/2017 
Question : ‘Global Human Capital Index’, is released by which among the following organizations?
United Nations Development Programme
World Health Organization
World Economic Forum
World Bank
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Uploaded on 17/09/2017 
Question : Consider the following about ‘Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)’:
  1. SDGs are a set of 17 goals and 169 targets
  2. The goals are legally binding for all countries. 
  3. Sustainable Development Goals were formulated as the Millennium Development Goals could not meet their desired objective.
Select the incorrect answer using the codes given below.
1 and 3 only
2 and 3 only
1 only
1, 2 and 3 only
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Uploaded on 16/09/2017 
Question : ‘Sowa Rigpa’, sometimes seen in news is:
A geographical indication (GI) of a variety of bamboo found in Meghalaya
A folk dance of North east
A system of medicine
None of these
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Uploaded on 15/09/2017 
Question : With reference to ‘Nag missile’, which of the following statements is/are correct?
  1. Nag is a "fire-and-forget" anti-tank missile.
  2. It has been developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) under the Integrated Guided Missile Development Program (IGMDP).
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
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Uploaded on 14/09/2017 
Question :
 
Consider the following about ‘Tropical Cyclones’:
  1. Tropical cyclone derives its energy from the temperature contrast of air masses.
  2. Tropical cyclones are readily formed between five degree north and south latitudes. 
  3. The intensity of wind of a tropical cyclone is measured on Saffir–Simpson scale.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
1 and 3 only
2 and 3 only
3 only
1, 2 and 3
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Uploaded on 14/09/2017 
Question : ‘Cyclone Irma’, recently seen in news, made a landfall on which among the following countries?
Philippines
USA
Japan
China
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Uploaded on 12/09/2017 
Question : ‘Togalu Gombeyatta, Tholu Bommalata and Ravanachhaya’ are which form of puppetry, that is practiced in India?
Rod puppetry
Shadow puppetry
Glove puppetry
None of these
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Uploaded on 11/09/2017 
Question : Consider the following about ‘Tidal Locking’:
  1. It is a phenomena where the rotational period of a celestial body matches its orbital period.
  2. Earth’s natural satellite expresses this phenomena.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
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Uploaded on 09/09/2017 
Question : Which among the following states has recently organized India’s first ‘Transgender Sports Meet’?
Maharashtra
Karnataka
Goa
Kerala
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Uploaded on 08/09/2017 
Question : ‘Ritonavir’, often seen in news is related to which among the following diseases?
AIDS
Tuberculosis
Malaria
None of these
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Uploaded on 07/09/2017 
Question : Consider the following pairs of ‘Ethnic groups’ and their ‘state of residence’:
  1. Rohingya             :               Myanmar
  2. Madhesi              :               Yemen
  3. Houthi                  :               Iraq
  4. Kurds                    :               Nepal
Which of the above pairs are correctly matched?
2 and 3 only
1 only
2 and 4 only
1, 2, 3 and 4
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Uploaded on 06/09/2017 
Question :  ‘Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code’ , often seen in news is related to:
Rape
Unnatural sexual offences
Domestic violence
Sedition
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