Current Affairs Questions

Current Affairs :

Group Of Twenty (G-20)

Consider the following statements with reference to the Group of Twenty(G-20):

  1. The G20 is an informal group of 19 countries and the European Union, with representatives of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.
  2. The G-20's ranks include five members of the Group of Seven (G-7), a forum of the seven countries with the world's largest developed economies.

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Yanomami Tribe

In which of the following two South American countries, Yanomami tribe is found?


Articles Of Indian Constitution

Consider the following statements:

  1. Article 23 provides that no child under the age of fourteen shall work in any factory or mine or engage in any hazardous employment.
  2. Article 24 prohibits trafficking in human beings and other similar forms of forced labour.
  3. Article 29 provides that any section of the citizens residing in any part of India having a distinct language, script or culture of its own, shall have the right to conserve the same.
  4. Article 30 of the Indian Constitution states the right of minorities to establish and administer educational institutions.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct? Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:


Qatari Labour Laws Reforms

Recently, which of the following West Asian countries announced a host of changes to its labour laws effectively dismantling its long-criticised Kafala employment system?


Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Groups Of Andaman Islands

Consider the following statements with reference to the Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Groups inhabiting Andaman Islands:

  1. Great Andamanese are a part of the Negrito tribes that inhabit isolated parts of Southeast Asia and the Andaman Islands.
  2. Shompens tribe is native to the South Andaman Nicobar Island.
  3. Jarawaare the only tribe in the region with Mongoloid features.

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Sleeping Sickness (African Trypanosomiasis)

Recently, which of the following countries became first in Africa to eliminate sleeping sickness disease?


Channapatna Toys

In which of the following states, wooden toys known as Channapatna toys are being manufactured?


Baltic Nations

Baltic Nations is a geopolitical term, typically used to group of three sovereign states in Northern Europe on the eastern coast of the Baltic Sea. Choose the group of three nations from the codes given below:


Teesta River

Consider the following statements with reference to the Teesta river:

  1. Teesta River is a tributary of the Brahmaputra flowing through India and Bangladesh.
  2. The river flows through the Indian states of Assam and West Bengal before entering the territory of Bangladesh.

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Namath Basai

Which of the following State is carrying out a unique programme called “Namath Basai” of teaching tribal children in their mother tongue?


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