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GK & Current Affairs: August 13-14, 2013

1. Which one of the followings is the first missile to be developed under “Integrated Guided Missile Development Programme”? [A]Prithvi [B]Akash [C]Dhanush [D]Agni Prithvi Prithvi was the first missile to be developed under the “Integrated Guided Missile Development Programme” launched by Government of India in 1983. Show Answer 2. Recently (August, 2013), India’s first Cyber ..

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GK & Current Affairs: August 12, 2013

1. Which one of the followings is/are used as moderator in the Nuclear reactors? 1.Light water 2.Heavy water 3.Solid Graphite 4.Beryllium Choose the correct answers from the options given below: [A]Only 1 & 3 [B]Only 2 [C]Only 1, 2 & 3 [D]1, 2, 3 & 4 1, 2, 3 & 4 In nuclear engineering, a ..

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GK & Current Affairs: August 11, 2013

1. Recently (August, 2013), US International Trade Commission has imposed ban on importing and selling of which mobiles in the US market? [A]Apple [B]Samsung [C]Nokia [D]Blackberry Samsung The US International Trade Commission ordered a ban on the import and sale of some Samsung electronics mobile devices after finding they infringed on two Apple Inc’s patents. ..

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GK & Current Affairs: August 10, 2013

1. Which one of the following Islands is a source of dispute between Spain and Britain? [A]Cayman Islands [B]Falkland Islands [C]Gibraltar Islands [D]Diego Garcia Islands Gibraltar Islands Gibraltar is a British overseas territory, near the southernmost tip of the Iberian Peninsula, which is subject of a disputed claim by Spain. Show Answer 2. The United ..

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GK & Current Affairs: August 9, 2013

1. With which of the following countries, India has signed civil nuclear cooperation agreement? 1.France 2.USA 3.Canada 4.Japan 5.Australia Choose the correct option from the codes given below: [A]Only 1, 2, 3 & 4 [B]Only 1, 2, 3, & 5 [C]Only 1, 2 & 3 [D]All the above Only 1, 2 & 3 India has ..

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GK & Current Affairs: August 8, 2013

1. The proposed “National Urban Livelihoods Mission”, would replace which of the following existing schemes? [A]Swarna Jayanti Shahari Rozagar Yojana [B]Jawaharlal Nehru Urban Renewal Mission [C]Urban Infrastructure Development Scheme [D]Nehru Rozgar Yojana Swarna Jayanti Shahari Rozagar Yojana The Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation has proposed to launch a “National Urban Livelihoods Mission” in ..

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