Daily Current Affairs Quiz : May 19, 2021

1. Under which section, USA authorizes the President to take tariff-based and non-tariff-based retaliation on a foreign government?

[A] U.S. Trade Act of 1974
[B] WTO Act
[C] World Bank Act
[D] US Customs Act

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2. In order to curtail the price rise in pulses, which of the following steps has been recently initiated by the Government of India?

[A] Decrease local production of pulses
[B] Impose stock holding limits on pulses
[C] Permit free import of pulses
[D] Incentivize pulse export

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3. Which state has proposed to control microfinance, by way of a state legislation?

[A] Assam
[B] Uttar Pradesh
[C] Tamil Nadu
[D] Kerala

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4. Which organizations have stated that “Long working hours” have resulted in 7.45 lakh deaths per year around the globe?

[A] WB and IMF
[B] WHO and ILO

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5. Which animal has recently resurfaced in India, in Mizoram’s Pualreng sanctuary, after a gap of 108 years?

[A] Snow leopard
[B] Hyena
[C] Yamuna Dolphins
[D] Doria’s foam-nesting treefrog

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