Current Question

Anniversary Of A National Movement Of Freedom

Which of the following National Movement of Freedom celebrated its 77th anniversary in 2019?

Offshore Rupee Markets

Recently, a panel on ‘Offshore Rupee Markets’ has submitted its final report to the Reserve bank of India(RBI). Who among the following given persons was the head of the panel?

Oral History Programme

Which of the following State/Union Territory given below has recently launched Oral History Programme?

Virus Outbreak International Emergency

Recently the outbreak of which virus has been declared as an international emergency by the World Health Organisation (WHO)?

Committee To Review Economic Capital Framework

Who among the following is the head of the committee constituted by the government in December, 2018, to review the Economic Capital Framework of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)?

Kharchi Puja

In which of the following states, Kharchi Puja is celebrated with much zeal and devotion?

Dibang Multipurpose Project (MPP)

Recently,the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved the Dibang Multipurpose Project (MPP).In which of the following stateswill this MPP be constructed?

Kartarpur Sahib Pilgrim Corridor

On which of the following river, Kartarpur Sahib Pilgrim Corridor is being constructed between India and Pakistan?

National Investigation Agency (Amendment) Bill, 2019

Consider the following statements about National Investigation Agency (Amendment) Bill, 2019:

  • The latest amendments will enable the NIA to additionally investigate offences related to human trafficking, counterfeit currency, manufacture or sale of prohibited arms.
  • Now NIA officers have the same power as other police officers and these extend across the country.
  • It did not have any provision to provide power to officers to investigate offences committed outside India.
  • It enables the Central government to designate session courts as special courts for such trials.
  • Select the correct answer from the codes given below.

    Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI)

    Consider the following given statements in context to recently released Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI):

    1. Global MPI- 2019 is released annually by the United Nation Development Programme (UNDP).
    2. It defines poor not only on the basis of income, but on other indicators, including poor health, poor quality of work and the threat of violence.
    3. According to the report, about 1.3 billion people are multi-dimensionally poor.
    4. Incidence of multidimensional poverty almost halved between 2005-06 and 2015-16, climbing down to 27.5%, indicating that the number of poor people in India fell by more than 271 million within ten years.

    Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:

    Showing 81-90 of 507 items.