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National Current Affairs Quiz - February 2017

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1. ‚ ‚ Minister of Electronics and Information Technology, Ravi Shankar Prasad launched‚ ______________ ‚œBotnet Cleaning and Malware Analysis Centre for analysis of malware and botnets that affect networks and systems. Tools released as part of system are -

  1. USB Pratirodh -A desktop security solution, which protects from USB mass storage device threats.
  2. AppSamvid - A desktop solution which protects systems by allowing installation of genuine applications through white listing.
  3. M-Kavach - An indigenously developed solution to address the security threats in mobiles.
Cyber Swachhta Kendra‚ 
Clean Web
Swatch Web Abhiyaan
Cyber Raksha Kendra‚ 
None of These


2. 10th 3 - day Sula Fest held in ___________ (Maharashtra), featuring professional wine tastings and grape stomping, includes artists Infected Mushroom and Nucleya ?

Pune
Mumbai
Nashik
Aurangabad
None of These


3. 11th biennial International Aerospace and Defence exhibition Aero India began at Air Force Station in Bengaluru (________________).

  1. Bharat Electronics Ltd unveiled new communication radio for Indian armed forces - called STARS-V Mk III.
  2. Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) signed MoU with Central Public Works Department (CPWD) for development of HAL’s new Greenfield helicopter facility at Tumakuru (Karnataka)
Assam
Telangana
Kerala
Karnataka
None of These


4. 19th Bharat Rang Mahotsav / International Drama Festival held in ________ ?

Patna
Mumbai
Ahmedabad
Jaipur
New Delhi


5. 2017 International Conference on NexGen Technologies for Mining and Fuel Industries (NxGnMiFu-2017) organised in __________ by CSIR-Central Institute of Mining and Fuel Research Dhanbad as part of CSIR’s platinum jubilee (completing 75 years) celebration ?

Jaipur
Ahmedabad
New Delhi
Guwahati
None of These


6. 2nd‚ India Pharma & India Medical Device International Conference Held in Bengaluru (______________) ?

Karnataka
Goa
Maharashtra
Kerala
None of These


7. 31st Surajkund International Crafts Mela held in Haryana with ____________ as partner country and Jharkhand as theme state ?

Iran
Egypt
Iraq
Malaysia
None of These


8. A 33 Member committee headed by __________ CM N Chandrababu Naidu has been constituted for speedy completion of Sagarmala Project in state, aimed at improving state’s coastline and inland waterways ?

Andhra Pradesh
Telangana
Kerala
Jharkhand
None of These


9. According to 2016 census by ________ State Forest and Environment department, 181 Irrawaddy dolphins sighted in state; which is much lesser than 450 dolphins recorded in 2015 ?

Odisha
Jharkhand
Maharashtra
Chhattisgarh
None of These


10. According to Goa based National Institute of Oceanography (NIO), India’s only live volcano at Barren Island in _____________ has become active again and spewing smoke, ash and lava After lying dormant for 150 years ?

Puducherry
Dadra and Nagar Haveli
Lakshadweep
Andaman and Nicobar
None of These


11. According to Internet and Mobile Association of India (IMAI) and Indian Market Research Bureau (IMRB), internet users in India are expected to be around ____________. Urban India has 60% internet penetration while rural Areas only have 17% Internet penetration ?

65 Crores
55 Crores
35 Crores
45 Crores
None of These


12. According to South African market research group‚ New World Wealth,‚ _______________ has been named as Richest Indian City with total wealth of $820 billion as its is home to 46,000 millionaires and 28 billionaires. Mumbai is followed by Delhi ($ 450 billion) ?

Delhi
Mumbai
Ahmedabad
Jaipur
None of These


13. _______________ Government signed MoU with Microsoft to utilise Microsoft Azure Stack for its state data centre. Microsoft Azure Stack will be used to migrate live applications currently hosted in Hyderabad State Data Centre (SDC) to Vishakhapatnam (Vizag) data centre ?

Telangana
Kerala
Karnataka
Goa
Andhra Pradesh


14. ____________’s first Smart Police Station inaugurated at Nagarampalem in Guntur city in capital Amaravati ?

Andhra Pradesh
Kerala
Karnataka
Mizoram
None of These


15. ______________ Government introduced‚ State Civil Service Awards‚ for excellence in public administration, to encourage good governance and recognize extra-ordinary services by government employees. Award consists of a medal, scroll and cash award of 1 lakh for individual and 5 lakh rupees for organisation / group ?

Manipur
Meghalaya
Sikkim
Arunachal Pradesh
None of These


16. ________________ became first North eastern state to implement e-Cabinet solutions as a powerful governance tool to be used to streamline its decision-making process. Using this system, state cabinet members can access the cabinet notes before the meeting ?

Sikkim
Nagaland
Arunachal Pradesh
Manipur
None of These


17. ___________ Government launched Chief Minister Samagra Gramya Unnayan Yojana (CMSGUY)‚  for development of villages, with an outlay of 30000 Crores. It aims at doubling farmers' income in State by 2022 ?

Nagaland
Assam
Manipur
Meghalaya
None of These


18. __________ state government will set up a Wild Sanctuary to grow Muga cocoon in an effort to give more exposure to Muga, Eri and Silk Products under Assam Silk Outreach Mission ?

Manipur
Assam
Meghalaya
Nagaland
None of These


19. ____________ will host its first river festival-‘Namami Brahmaputra’ in March - April 2017 ?

Nagaland
Meghalaya
Manipur
Assam
None of These


20. _________ School Examination Board for the first time has introduced the third gender category in school exams conducted by it ?

Bihar
Manipur
Meghalaya
Nagaland
None of These


21. Cab Aggregator Uber launched‚ ___________ service in 9 Indian cities, allowing customers to hire a taxi for an entire day and cover several destinations at one go ?

UberHire‚ 
UberFix
UberPrime
UberMe
None of These


22. Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs approved enhancement of capacity from 20,000 MW to ____________ MW of Scheme for Development of Solar Parks and Ultra Mega Solar Power Projects, to make sure setting up of 50 solar parks each with Min capacity of 500 MW across country.‚ 

  1. Solar Parks and Ultra Mega Solar Power Projects will be set up by 2019-20 with Central Government financial support of 8100 crores. Capacity after operationalisation will generate 64 billion units of electricity, leading to abatement of 55 million tonnes of CO2 / year.
35000
40,000
30000
25000
None of These


23. Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) signed technology transfer agreement with ________________ for manufacturing high nitrogen steel (HNS). HNS has higher ballistic strength and is non-magnetic, corrosion-resistant ?

SAIL
TATA Steel
Reliance Steel
Jindal Stainless (Hisar) Limited
None of These


24. ___________ got India’s first dedicated “Heliport” for flying in and out of Delhi to nearby areas in Helicopters. It has been built by Pawan Hans Limited ?

Kolkata
Guwahati
Jaipur
Ahmedabad
Delhi


25. Digital Payments 2020 report by Google and Boston Consulting Group (BCG) said that digital payment industry in India will reach USD ___________ by 2020.

  1. By 2020, over 50 % of Internet users in the country will be using Digital modes of payment.
  2. Digital technology in India will influence 45 % of all retail sales by 2025 and non-cash transactions will exceed cash transactions by 2023.
5000 billion
200 billion
500 billion
20 billion
None of These


26. First meet of Committee on Cultural Harmony Conclave under Hamari Dharohar Scheme held in ____________ ?

New Delhi
Ahmedabad
Jaipur
Kolkata
None of These


27. First portion of Indian Railways Dedicated Freight Corridor (DFC) between Ateli (Haruana) and Phulera (Rajasthan) will become operational by March _____________.It will be 190-km double track route with a total of 380 km track length.

  1. Ateli-Phulera section will take over the freight load from the Indian Railways. 500-600 km of additional track length will be operational by 2018-19.
  2. DFCCIL is a special purpose vehicle of railways and responsible for developing 6 Dedicated Freight Corridors across country.

 

2019
2018
2020
2022
None of These


28. French Aviation Firm Airbus signed MoU with ______________government, National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) of India and AEROCAMPUS France to establish centre of Excellence at Hyderabad’s Begumpet Airport. It will provide skill development training to young aspirants to enhance their employability ?

Andhra Pradesh
Kerala
Telangana
Karnataka
None of These


29. Geologists claimed discovery of new geological continent named‚ ______________ submerged beneath south-west Pacific Ocean.

  1. Zealandia has 4.5-million square km area and is 94% underwater. Only its highest points - New Zealand and New Caledonia are visible.‚ 
  2. It had broken off from Antarctica about 100 million years ago, then from Australia about 80 million years ago as part of breakup of super-continent Gondwanaland and sank beneath sea.
New Indiana
New Antarctica
New australia
New zealandia
Zealandia‚ 


30. Global payments network Visa signed MoU with ____________ Government to transform Vishakhapatnam into India’s first ‘less cash’ city and make it emerge as India’s ‘Fintech Valley' ?

Kerala
Telangana
Andhra Pradesh
Karnataka
None of These


31. Government allowed Tamil Nadu Government to increase number of workdays under Mahatma Gandhi Rural Employment Guarantee (MGNREGA) scheme in Tamil Nadu from existing 100 to _________ days ?

200
125
120
150
None of These


32. Government approved amending Constitution (Scheduled Castes) Order 1950 Bill to make changes to list of Scheduled Castes in _____________. Amending Constitution (Pondicherry) Scheduled Castes Order 1964 was also approved, to change name of Union Territory of Pondicherry to Puducherry.

Jharkhand
Odisha
Chhattisgarh
Manipur
None of These


33. Government approved establishment of FLRP (________________) at Amlaha in Sehore, Madhya Pradesh with Satellite Hubs in West Bengal and Rajasthan. FLRP will have international status as contemplated in Clause 3 of United Nations (Privileges and Immunities) Act, 1947.

  1. Department of Agricultural Research (DARE) is authorized on behalf of Indian Government in all matters regarding establishment of FLRP.
  2. FLRP will be established by International Centre for Agricultural Research in Dry Areas (ICARDA) for meeting the emerging food security challenges.
Food Legumes Research Platform
Food Legumes Research Procedure
Food Leprosy Research Platform
Fuel Leprosy Research Platform
None of These


34. Government approved introduction of Bill in Parliament to extend jurisdiction of Collection of Statistics Act 2008 to State of ______________. It will strengthen data collection mechanism in the state.

Goa
Nagaland
Meghalaya
Manipur
Jammu & Kashmir


35. Government approved introduction of Indian Institutes of Information Technology (Amendment) Bill 2017 in Parliament, aimed at inclusion of Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing (IIITDM) ____________ in Principal Act and make it an Institute of National Importance. ?

Delhi
Kurnool
Ahmedabad
Jaipur
None of These


36. Government doubled maternity leave for women Working in industries from 3 to _____________. However, benefit will be restricted to women who make a monthly contribution to employees state insurance corpus from their salaries ?

6 months
9 months
12 months
15 months
None of These


37. Government inaugurated Centre of Integrative Oncology, an institute dedicated to building collaboration in areas of cancer prevention, research and care in ___________ ?

Kolkata
Raipur
Patna
Jaipur
New Delhi


38. Government launched Saathiya Resource Kit including ___________________‚ Mobile App for adolescents, as part of Rashtriya Kishor Swasthya Karyakram (RKSK) program. Peer Educators (Saathiyas) will act as catalyst for generating demand for adolescent health services and imparting age appropriate knowledge on key adolescent health issues to their peer groups ?

Saathiya Salah
Swatch Bharat
Swatch Cyber
Skill Development
None of These


39. Government made Aadhaar card mandatory for receiving subsidised foodgrains under National Food Security Act (NFSA) 2013 from all PDS (____________) shops. Those not possessing Aadhaar numbers may get one and submit by 30 June 2017. ?

Polar Distribution Scheme
Public Distribution Scheme
Public Development Scheme
Public Deployment Scheme
None of These


40. Government refused to implement recommendations of Parliamentary Committee to form new law for _______________ . Committee recommended replacing Delhi Special Police Establishment (DSPE) Act 1946 that as per committee, has became inadequate considering changing times ?

Nacrotics Control Bureau
Research and Analysis Wing
Intelligence Bureau
BSF
Central Bureau of Investigation


41. Government will develop large deposits of uranium found in __________ to tap its potential to generate substantial nuclear fuel for atomic power plants in India ?

Manipur
Meghalaya
Nagaland
Assam
None of These


42. Government will open ________ Post Office Passport Seva Kendras (POPSK) at different locations in various states for delivering passport related services to people ?

66
56
86
76
None of These


43. ___________ Assembly passed Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and Other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Bill 2017 to empower state government to use Aadhaar number as the sole identifier for delivery of various subsidies and benefits in effective and targeted manner.

  1. By linking Aadhhaar number with various schemes, state government will create a credible system to authenticate identity of actual beneficiaries.
Gujarat
Rajasthan
Maharashtra
Goa
None of These


44. Gujarat Technological University (GTU) sets up centre of excellence in automation technologies at __________ campus to foster research & knowledge among Engineering students ?

Navsari
Kutch
Surat
Rajkot
Ahmedabad


45. ______________ became first state to establish cashless system in public distribution system (PDS) of food grains. State Government installed Aadhaar Enabled Payment System in 17250 FPS (Fair Price Shops), much before targeted date of 31st March, 2017 ?

Rajasthan
Gujarat
Manipur
Meghalaya
None of These


46. ___________ Govrnment constituted a committee of ministers to prepare a blueprint for developing Integrated Dairy Complexes across state ?

Haryana
Gujarat
Manipur
Meghalaya
None of These


47. ____________ government has set up online system called‚ sex ratio monitoring dashboard in‚ Panipat,‚ as part of ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ Scheme. It will have data of child sex ratio collected from all villages every month in district by state Health and Women and Child Welfare Departments ?

J & K
Punjab
Rajasthan
Himachal Pradesh
Haryana


48. Human Resource Development Ministry made ____________ mandatory for students to avail benefits Central Sector Scholarship Scheme for College and University ?

Aadhaar
PAN Card
Driving License
Voter ID
None of These


49. India Vetiver Network (INVN) launched at _________________ Agricultural University as a not-for-profit scientific network, to promote vetiver (Khus) in India. Vetiver has worldwide application to tackle many environmental issues like soil erosion, mitigation of soil and water pollution ?

Telangana
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Andhra Pradesh
None of These


50. Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) _______________ will start India’s first inter-disciplinary School on Quality and Reliability (Q&R), aiming to improve quality of life for Indians as well as develop quality conscious global citizens ?

Aligarh
Agra
Lucknow
Kanpur
Kharagpur


51. Indian Panorama Film Festival held in Port Blair (capital of _____________) with screening of About 15 films of different languages ?

Andaman & Nicobar islands
Goa
Puducherry
Dadra and Nagar Haveli
None of These


52. Indian Railways unveiled‚ _____________ as a new train for unreserved passengers. First such train being started between Mumbai (Maharashtra) and Tatanagar (Jharkhand) and second between Ernakulam and Howrah ?

Suryodaya Express
Annaourna Express
Antyodaya Express‚ 
Hriday Express
None of These


53. Indian cricketer and Rajya Sabha MP __________ adopted Donja in Osmanabad (Maharashtra) under Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojna as his second adopted village after Puttamraju Kandriga in Nellore district of Andhra Pradesh ?

M S Dhoni
Anil Kumble
Rahul Dravid
Sachin Tendulkar
None of These


54. India’s first hill station bicycle path inaugurated in Darjeeling (____________) at height of 2000 metres. The 20 km long cycle route runs through thick pine forest and Senchal wildlife sanctuary, one of India’s oldest nature reserves ?

Manipur
Chhattisgarh
Jharkhand
Odisha
West Bengal


55. India’s vaccine regulatory body NRAI (________________) has been given maximum ratings by World Health Organisation (WHO) for vaccine regulations.

  1. India is a main exporter in pharmaceutical industry and efficient functioning of NRAI is a pre-requisite for WHO prequalification of vaccines.
  2. Assessment was done in respect of 9 different functionalities, of which NRAI has been granted Maturity Level 4 in 5 functionalities and Level 3 in 4 functionalitie.
  3. It reflects growing maturity of NRAI emanating from a concerted effort by Government to build capacity and capability of NRAI.
Neutral Regulatory Authority of India
Native Regulatory Authority of India
National Regulatory Authority of India
National Regulatory Assoctaion of India
None of These


56. Information and Broadcasting Minister _________ released annual year book‚ India-2017‚ and‚ Bharat-2017‚ in New Delhi ?

M. Venkaiah Naidu
Nitin Gadkari
Rajnath Singh
Maneka Gandhi
None of These


57. Inter-state migration of workers in India increased to ____________ annually between 2011-16 period, compared to 5 Crore In 201 - 2011. It is based on analysis of 2011 census data and railway passenger traffic in unreserved category ?

19 crore
9 crore
4 crore
29 crore
None of These


58. International Coin Fair held in Thiruvananthapuram (___________) ?

Kerala
Karnataka
Manipur
Meghalaya
None of These


59. _________ Government declared 2017 as‚ Year of Apple, to promote its famed apples in domestic and foreign markets ?

Jammu and Kashmir
Himachal Pradesh
Uttarakhand
Punjab
None of These


60. ___________ Government has launched the e-Prison project to enumerate jail inmates in the State ?

Goa
Maharashtra
Punjab
Jammu and Kashmir
None of These


61. _____________ Government imposed restrictions on number of guests at weddings and small functions like social and government functions, To curb misuse of resources. Number of guests at bride’s place are to stay under 500 and guests at groom’s place can be maximum 400. Number of guests at smaller functions like engagement etc. are restricted to 100 ?

Mizoram
Manipur
Maharashtra
Jammu and Kashmir
None of These


62. Jharkhand Government announced ____________ reservation for sports persons in government jobs ?

12 %
2 %
22 %
8 %
None of These


63. _______________ Assembly passed Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Amendment Bill 2017 to allow kambala, traditional buffalo race and bullock-cart racing ?

Meghalaya
Tripura
Telangana
Kerala
Karnataka


64. ___________ Cabinet approved construction of an airport in Hindu Pilgrimage Center Sabarimala ?

Kerala
Karnataka
Mizoram
Meghalaya
None of These


65. ___________ Government constituted Unified Command under CM Pinaryai Vijayan to contain spread of left wing extremism (LWE) in State. ?

Manipur
Mizoram
Karnataka
Kerala
None of These


66. ___________ will be first state to launch a registry of sex offenders and keep it in Public Domain for people to see, with all details of sex offenders ?

Karnataka
Mizoram
Kerala
Meghalaya
None of These


67.____________’s Nilambur teak known for its superior timber quality and elegant appearance will be added to list of state's produces with Geographical Indication (GI) tag. Britishers were first to identify superior quality of teak from Nilambur plantations and forests.

  1. Geographical Indication (GI) GI tag is an insignia on products having a unique geographical origin and evolution over centuries with regards to its special quality or reputation attributes.‚ 
Karnataka
Kerala
Meghalaya
Manipur
None of These


68. _____________ Tourism Development signed MoU with online travel Portal‚ MakeMyTrip‚ to promote Its home-stay scheme. Besides, Andhra Pradesh Government tied ip with Another Travel Portal - Yatra.com to promote home - stays ?

Meghalaya
Madhya Pradesh
Mizoram
Manipur
None of These


69. _________ state government will set up a tourism board with CM Shivraj singh chauhan as chairman ?

Nagaland
Mizoram
Meghalaya
Madhya Pradesh
None of These


70. _________ Government approved 250 crore Cloud Seeding Programme during 2017 monsoon season to produce sufficient rain. Under this, weather scientists using aircrafts will spray chemicals (silver iodide) over clouds clouds hovering above Solapur district, a rain shadow region of Western Ghats. This will be the first controlled experiment to quantify the extent to which clouds form water drops large enough to make rain ?

Maharashtra
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
None of These


71. ___________ declared it will become completely Open Defecation Free (ODF) by March 2018 ?

Maharashtra
Mizoram
Meghalaya
Tripura
None of These


72._______________’s noted root-bridge has been nominated for National Innovation Foundation (NIF) award for grassroots innovations and outstanding traditional knowledge. Living root bridges are community-driven innovation by Khasi and Jaintia people of mountainous terrain along Shillong Plateau ?

Manipur
Meghalaya
Assam
Kerala
None of These


73. Mil Banche (Let read together) programme held in all primary and middle government schools in ______________ ?

Karnataka
Kerala
Andhra Pradesh
Madhya Pradesh
None of These


74. Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Science, _________________ released‚ Atlas for Visually Impaired (India)‚ in English Braille in New Delhi, prepared by National Atlas and Thematic Mapping Organisation (NATMO). It is world’s first braille atlas for visually impaired ?

Maneka Gandhi
Rajnath Singh
Shashikanta Das
Nitin Gadkari
Harsh Vardhan


75. Minister of Drinking Water and Sanitation, Narendra Singh Tomar launched Swachh Shakti Saptah in ______________ (Haryana) to highlight role of women in Swachh Bharat Mission and to recognize their leadership ?

Faridabad
Rohtak
Gurugram
Panchkula
None of These


76. Minister of state for labour and Employment Bandaru Dattatreya launched National Career Service (NCS) for youths and Jeevan Pramaan Facility to EPFO pensioners through post offices in ______________ ?

Hyderabad
Delhi
Ahmedabad
Varanasi
None of These


77. Ministry of Commerce and Industry launched RISPC (_________________________) for protecting growers from risks such as pest attacks, yield loss and income decline caused by fall in prices ?

Revenue Intervention Scheme for Plantation Crops
Revenue Insurance Scheme for Pure Crops
Revenue Insurance Scheme for Plantation Crops
Rear Intervention Scheme for Plantation Crops
None of These


78. Ministry of Defence will set up a Defence Unit in Morena district of _______________, at cost of 1500 crores ?

Tripura
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Madhya Pradesh
None of These


79. Ministry of Health and Family Welfare launched __________________ - Rubella vaccination campaign as largest ever disease campaign , targeting 3.6 crore children ?

SAARS
Ebola
Hepatitis
Tuberculosis
Measles


80. Ministry of Health and Family Welfare unveiled National Family Health Survey-4 (2015-16) Findings -

  1. IMR (________________) declined from 57 to 41 per 1,000 live births between NFHS-3 (2005-06) and NFHS-4.
  2. Sex ratio at birth (number of females per 1,000 males) improved from 914 to 919. It is highest in Kerala (1,047), followed by Meghalaya (1,009) and Chhattisgarh (977). Haryana also witnessed a significant increase from 762 to 836.
  3. Institutional births Increased by 40 percentage points from 38.7% in NFHS-3 to 78.9% in NFHS 4.
  4. Total Fertility Rate (TFR) declined to 2.2 children per woman from 2.7 in NFHS-3.
Internal Mortality Rate
Initial Mortality Rate
Infant Mortality Rate
Internal Mortgage Rate
None of These


81. Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRB) will set up a‚ _____________ to conduct examinations for higher and secondary education. NTA will be single authority that will conduct entrance tests for all higher institutions like JEE, NEET, NET etc. NTA will free CBSE, AICTE and other agencies from conducting various exams and enable them to focus on improving quality of education ?

National Testing Agency‚ 
Native Testing Agency
National Tutorial Agency
National Testing Association
None of These


82. Ministry of Mines has launched TAMRA (______________) Portal and Mobile Application to ensure transparent award of statutory Clearances for mining operations ?

Transparency, Auction Monitoring and Rear Augmentation
Transparency, Auction Monitoring and Resource Augmentation
Transparency, Auction Monitoring and Resource Association
Tutorial, Auction Monitoring and Resource Augmentation
None of These


83. Ministry of __________ and Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment have signed MoU to step up interventions for the welfare and economic development of scheduled caste artisans ?

Textiles
Economic Affairs
Finance
Road Transport and Highways
None of These


84. Ministry of Urban Development approved development of 6 km long Bet Dwarka Darshan Circuit in ___________ under Heritage City Development and Augmentation Yojana (HRIDAY). It will connect famous Dwarkadish Haveli and Hanuman Dandi (only temple housing Hanumanji and his son Makardhwaj) in Dwarka district at cost of 16 crores ?

Gujarat
Rajasthan
Goa
Tripura
None of These


85. Momentum _____________, 2 day global investors summit held in Ranchi with total 209 MoUs were signed between different companies. It will bring investment approx 3. 49 lakh crores in state, creating over 2 lakh Jobs ?

Mizoram
Karnataka
Kerala
Jharkhand
None of These


86. NITI Aayog, Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP) and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) launched‚ _____________, that will rank states on Innovations by capturing innovation data in real time ?

Internal Innovation Index
India Innovation Initiative
India Intervention Index
India Innovation Index
None of These


87. ______________ Government submited a memorandum to Prime Minister to issue an ordinance to exempt the state from provision of Part IX A of Constitution, related to municipalities and ULBs and their composition. It is being done after various tribal organisations opposing elections to Urban Local Bodies (ULB) with 33 % seats reserved for women.

J & K
Nagaland
Goa
Odisha
None of These


88. National Aluminium Company Limited(NALCO) signed MoU with _______________ with Objective of Scientific, technological and educational activities in mining rehabilitation ?

Aligarh Musli University
University of Calicut
Banaras Hindu University
Delhi University
The Energy and Resources Institute


89. National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) sanctioned loan of 157 crore to __________ Government to undertake drinking water project ?

Haryana
Chhattisgarh
Odisha
Jharkhand
None of These


90. NITI Aayog (____________) declared Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilizers Limited (GNFC) Township at Bharuch as India’s first cashless township, with all of its 10000 residents opting to digital means for financial transactions ?

Neutral Institution for Transforming India
New Institution for Transforming India
Native Institution for Transforming India
National Institution for Transforming India
None of These


91. PM Narendra Modi unveiled 112-feet-tall Lord Shiva (Adiyogi form) statue on occasion of Mahashivratri in Coimbatore (___________) ?

Kerala
Karnataka
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
None of These


92. PNB Housing Finance Limited (PNBHFL) signed an MOU with CREDAI _________ to train 1000 construction workers in Kolkata and nearby villages. ?

Jharkhand
West Bengal
Odisha
Mizoram
None of These


93. President Pranab Mukherjee inaugurated international conference on ‘Bharat Bodh’ (Idea of Bharat) organized by Indira Gandhi National Open University and Bhartiya Shikshan Mandal in ______________ ?

Ahmedabad
New Delhi
Varanasi
Jaipur
None of These


94. ____________ Government banned manufacture / sale of gutkha, pan masala and any other food products containing nicotine or tobacco for 1 year ?

Odisha
Rajasthan
Uttar Pradesh
Punjab
None of These


95. Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu launched first phase of Station Redevelopment Programme as world’s largest transit-oriented development programme. Under this, tenders are being floated for 23 of total __________ A1 and A category stations selected for re-developing ?

400
500
600
650
None of These


96. Railway Ministry approved a 240-KM broad-gauge railway line project in ___________________, connecting Port Blair (capital) with Diglipur ?

Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Puducherry
Dadra and Nagar Haveli
Goa
None of These


97. ________________ CM Vasundhara Raje inaugurated Heart Attack Treatment programme to provide people timely treatment during heart attacks in remote and rural areas. Rajasthan is second state after Tamil Nadu to launch health programme against Heart Diseases ?

Assam
Rajasthan
Mizoram
Manipur
None of These


98. ___________________ became second largest crude oil producer in India with its oil fields producing 90 lakh tonnes (24 %) oil annually.

  1. Bombay High‚ offshore oil field of Mumbai is largest producer of crude oil in India which accounts for 50% of total domestic crude oil production.
Kerala
Goa
Maharshtra
Rajasthan
None of These


99. Supreme Court asked Central Government to prepare plan to eradicate ______________ (a skin disease) from country ?

Tuberculosis
Malaria
Hapatitis
HIV
Leprosy


100. Supreme Court introduced MIGS (______________________) as a self-supporting scheme for providing legal services to middle and relatively lower income groups. Under this, middle class people who cannot afford the expensive litigation in the apex can avail the services of society for a nominal amount.

  1. MIGS is a self-supporting scheme that will provide legal services to the middle income group citizens whose gross income does not exceed Rs.60, 000 per month or Rs. 7, 50, 000 per annum. A case will be registered under the MIG Legal Aid Scheme and forwarded to Advocate-on-Record/ Senior Counsel/Arguing Counsel on the panel for their opinion.
  2. If Advocate-on-Record is satisfied that case is fit, then the society will consider that applicant is entitled to legal aid. A society will be created with Chief Justice of India (CJI) as Patron-in-Chief
Middle Initiative Group Scheme
Mutual Income Group Scheme
Middle Income Group Scheme
Middle Income Global Scheme
None of These


101. ______________ introduced TAMO as a sub-brand, to act as an incubator to develop new range of technology heavy mobility solutions for Indian and global markets. It also signed MOU with Microsoft to collaborate on technology front for making driving a more personalized experience.

Tata Motors
Suzuki Motors
Toyota Motors
Suzuki Motors
None of These


102. _________ government launched India’s first social innovation centre‚ Kakatiya Hub for Social Innovation‚ in Nizamabad, to act like a rural incubator to encourage entrepreneurship at grassroots level ?

Assam
Telangana
Andhra Pradesh
Bihar
None of These


103. Thanal, a Thiruvananthapuram based group in _________ has launched a helpline for providing technical support in treating organic waste and managing non-biodegradable solid wastes. Helpline is available at 9400147150 ?

Karnataka
Assam
Kerala
Odisha
None of These


104. Thiruvananthapuram (capital of _____________) topped in city governance ranking of Annual Survey of India’s City Systems (ASICS) 2016 by Janaagraha Centre for Citizenship and Democracy. Survey evaluated 21 major cities from 18 states. Pune (Maharashtra) is ranked second and Kolkata retained its third rank. ?

Maharashtra
Goa
Gujarat
Karnataka
Kerala


105. UNESCO (United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization) organised Nature Fest at World Heritage Site Great Himalayan National Park (GNHP) in Kullu district of _____________?

Uttarakhand
J & K
Himachal Pradesh
Rajasthan
None of These


106. _________ Government issued shoot-at-sight order in Corbett Tiger Reserve to curb poaching (Illegal Hunting) of tigers ?

Himachal Pradesh
Rajasthan
Goa
Uttarakhand
None of These


107. West Bengal Government declared Kalimpong as ____________ district, separating it from Darjeeling. It spreads over 1,056 square kms and will be Bengal’s least populated district with population under 50,000 ?

31st
21st
23rd
25th
None of These


108. Women and Child Development Ministry will setting up of a compensation fund to provide financial help to children who are victims of sexual crimes under POCSO Act (________________). Money for this fund will be drawn from Nirbhaya ‚ Fund ?

Protection of Children from Sexual Offences
Protection of Children from Social Offences
Prevention of Children from Sexual Offences
Prevention of Children from Social Offences
None of These




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