Quiz 368: Latest Current Affairs for Banking, State Government & Central Government Examinations

1.With which of the following neighbor countries, India has created a Joint River Commission?

2.Recently Delhi High court has directed the Union Government to grant permanent commission to women in defense forces. Aty present, women are inducted into the army as officers under short service commission for a maximum period of _ __?
(A)8 years
(B)10 years
(C)14 years
(D)15 years
(E)13 years

3.From which country India is getting K 152 nerpa submarines?

4.Renowned painter MF Hussain has got the citizenship of which of the following countries?
(A)Saudi Arabia
(E)None of them

5.Bhut Jolakia is mainly grown in which state of India?.
(A)West Bengal
(D)Tamil Nadu

6.With which country India is to sign a $ 2.2 Billion deal to upgrade its Mirage 2000 fighters?
(E)United States

7.Which of the following states of India has recently (March 2010) tied up with Border Security Forces to provide manpower and intelligence assistance in protecting one of its world famous National park?
(A)West Bengal

8.Which of the following armed forces of India is setting up Nuclear, Biological and Chemical (NBC) defense training facility ?
(A)Indian Army
(B)Indian Navy
(C)Indian Air force
(D)None of the above

9.What is the total disinvestment target of Government of India for year 2010-11?
(A)Rs. 25000 Crores
(B)Rs. 40,000 Crores
(C)Rs. 50,000 Crores
(D)Rs. 60,000 Crores
(E)Rs. 55,000 Crores

10.Who among the following is a leader of Janata Dal-Secular?
(A)Lalu Prasad Yadav
(B)Sharad yadav
(C)H.D. Deve Gowda
(D)Ajit Singh
(E)None of them

11.Who among the following is related to “The Hindu”?
(A)N. Ram
(B)Shashi Shekhar
(C)Mammen Mathew
(D)Shekhar Gupta
(E)Barkha Datt

12.Stephen Smith who was recently in India is a Foreign Minister of which of the following countries?
(B)New Zealand
(E)None of them

13.Which among the following has recently become the first genetically modified food crop to get an approval of cultivation in Europe?

14.On which date recently International Women’s Day was observed?
(A)March 8
(B)March 11
(C)March 14
(D)March 17
(E)March 24

15.What is the current customs duty on petrol and diesel after it was raised from 2.5% in the Union Budget 2010-11?

16.From which date Banks have to implement the base rate system?
(A)July 1, 2010
(B)August 1, 2010
(C)September 1, 2010
(D)October 1, 2010
(E)January 1, 2011

17.Who among the following was recently appointed by the Environment Ministry as head of 14-member expert panel to recommend steps to preserve and rejuvenate the ecologically sensitive Western Ghats?
(A)Devendra Pandey
(B)Dr. Madhav Gadgill
(C)Dr. M S Swaminathan
(D)Dr. Vinod Rishi
(E)Dr. Usha Ramanathan

18.Who among the following is one of the co-chairman of a high-level advisory group on Climate Change Financing created by United Nations tasked with mobilizing funds pledged during the Copenhagen meet to tackle global warming?
(A) George Soros
(B)Gordon Brown
(C)Montek Singh Ahluwalia
(D)Nicholas Stern
(E)None of them

19.Which among the following is India’s first state to release a Climate Change Action Plan?
(A)Himachal Pradesh

20.As per the recent researches, the value of India’s forests as a carbon sink has been valued. Approximately what fraction of India’s annual GHG emissions are neutralized by Indian Forests as per these assessments?

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  • Anonymous

    In Q 20, it is CHG emissions or GHG emissions(Green House Gases).. Kindly clarify


  • Anonymous

    Respected Sir,
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    kindly , post some quizzes on this section , i am waiting for it …so keep my request in good light and take action promptly.

  • Anonymous

    Dear Sir,

    As u know SSC exams is round the corner .so its my immense request you to plz provide some general awareness data for the same.i knw u will provide best data for aspirants.General GK plz make a set of 100-150 Questions for GK..

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    Respected sir or madam

    I need the question on socio – economic, so please mark up the question on the same, i know u can provide the best material for prepration

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  • [email protected]

    Dear Sir,
    I am preparing for Bank PO's Examinations,Plz will you send me Socio-Economic Current Affairs material.

    Thank you

  • Anonymous

    i m going to give exam of RBI excutive entern. if aybody has any idea what type of question will come den pls pls pls help me out…it would be realy helpful for me…coz i dont have any idea about exam.