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Uploaded on 16/06/2018
Question : Consider the following about ‘Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Urban) Programme’:
1. The Programme has been launched by the Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation.
2. The initiative is a partnership of Public & Private sector.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
 

Uploaded on 15/06/2018
Question : ‘SHe-Box’ , recently seen in news is related to:
Sexual harassment at workplace of women
Health aspect of females
Dowry cases
None of these
 

Uploaded on 14/06/2018
Question : ‘Kailash Mansarovar Yatra’ is facilitated through which among the following mountain pass?
Nathula
Lipulekh
Both a and b
Neither a nor b
 

Uploaded on 13/06/2018
Question : Consider the following about ‘Nosocomial Infections’:
1. These types of infections are caused due to negligent practices and procedures in the hospital.
2. It can cause surgical wound infections, respiratory infections, gastrointestinal infections among others.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
 

Uploaded on 12/06/2018
Question : Consider the following pairs of ‘Computer threats’ and their appropriate ‘definitions’:
1. Malware : software which is specifically designed to disrupt, damage, or gain authorized access to a computer system
2. Phishing : a type of malicious software designed to block access to a computer system until a sum of money is paid
3. Ransomware : attempt to obtain sensitive information such as usernames, passwords, and credit card details (and money), often for malicious reasons
Which of the above pairs are correctly matched?
1 only
2 and 3 only
3 only
1, 2 and 3
 

Uploaded on 11/06/2018
Question : With reference to ‘Competition Commission of India (CCI)’, which among the following statements is/are correct?
1. CCI Chairman and members are appointed by the central government.
2. CCI prohibits anti-competitive agreements, abuse of dominant position by enterprises and regulates combinations (acquisition, acquiring of control and M&A), which causes or likely to cause an appreciable adverse effect on competition within India.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
 

Uploaded on 09/06/2018
Question : With reference to ‘Diabetes’, which among the following statements is/are correct?
1. In the Type-I Diabetes the pancreas is unable to produce enough insulin.
2. BGR-34 is a Blood Glucose Regulator developed by the scientists of CSIR.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below.
1 only
2 only
Both 1 and 2
Neithe 1 nor 2
 

Uploaded on 06/06/2018
Question : Which among the following organization publishes the ‘Global Status Report’?
United Nations Environment Programme
The Energy and Resources Institute
Bureau of Energy Efficiency
International Institute for Environment and Development
 

Uploaded on 31/05/2018
Question : ‘Bomb Cyclone’, recently seen in news has hit which among the following countries?
India
USA
Japan
Australia
 

Uploaded on 28/05/2018
Question : Which among the following organization publishes the ‘Democracy Index’?
World Economic Forum
World Bank
NITI Aayog
Economist Intelligence Unit
 





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