Monthly Archives: March 2014

GK & Current Affairs: March 21-22, 2014

1. Which among the following posts is not mentioned in the Constitution of India? [A]Solicitor General [B]Deputy Speaker of Loka Sabha [C]Deputy Speaker of Rajya Sabha [D]Attorney General Solicitor General The posts of Solicitor General and the additional Solicitors General are not constitutional posts. 2. Recently launched Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSE) ETF is an ..

GK & Current Affairs: March 19-20, 2014

1. As per the United Nation refugee agency, which among the following countries has the biggest source for asylum seekers? [A]Russia [B]Syria [C]Afghanistan [D]Ukraine Syria Syria became the world’s biggest source for asylum seekers in the world. Russia and Afghanistan are the second and third biggest source of asylum seekers in the world according to ..

GK & Current Affairs: March 17, 18, 2014

1. As per the Indian Aviation report 2014, which one of the following is the main reason for rendering Indian aviation sector uncompetitive? [A]Over Taxation [B]Lack of Skill [C]Infrastructure [D]Privatisation Over Taxation Indian Aviation report 2014 released by FICCI and KPMG state that aviation industry is over-taxed, this aspect is clearly reflected in the industry’s ..

GK & Current Affairs: March 15, 16, 2014

1. The “SVEEP” programme, which is being reporting in newspapers nowadays, is associated with ____? [A]Finance Commission [B]Election Commission [C]Planning Commission [D]Agriculture Commission Election Commission 2. Which among the following states has been ranked top in the recently released “Economic Freedom of the States of India” report 2013? [A]Tamil Nadu [B]Rajasthan [C]Gujarat [D]Madhya Pradesh Gujarat ..

GK & Current Affairs : March 14, 2014

1. The Syngas, or Synthesis gas, is a fuel gas mixture consisting primarily of _____? [A]Carbon dioxide and Hydrogen [B]Carbon Monoxide and Hydrogen [C]Hydrogen and Oxygen [D]Carbon Monoxide and Nitrogen Carbon Monoxide and Hydrogen Syngas or synthesis gas, is a fuel gas mixture consisting primarily of hydrogen, carbon monoxide and very often some carbon dioxide. ..

GK & Current Affairs : March 13, 2014

1. Who among the following will be named goodwill ambassadors of the 2014 Incheon Asian Games? [A]Abhinav Bindra [B]Rajavardhan Rathode [C]Sushil Kumar [D]Vikas Gowda Sushil Kumar Olympic bronze medallist wrestler Sushil Kumar and star archer Deepika Kumari will be named goodwill ambassador of the 2014 Incheon Asian Games. 2. The “Saint Helena Island” located in ..

GK & Current Affairs: March 12, 2014

1. The Hutti and Uti mines in India are famous for __? [A]Uranium [B]Gold [C]Bauxite [D]Coal Gold India has only three major working gold mines-Hutti and Uti (both in Karnataka) along with the Hirabuddini mines in Jharkhand. 2. The Humboldt Current is a cold, low salinity ocean current which has considerable cooling influence on the ..

GK & Current Affairs: March 11, 2014

1. The proposed Good & Services Tax (GST) will subsume which among the following taxes? 1. Income Tax 2. Sales Tax 3. Excise Duty 4. Value Added Tax Choose the correct option: [A]1 & 2 [B]2 & 3 [C]2, 3, & 4 [D]2 & 4 2, 3, & 4 Many central and state taxes such ..