Quiz 414: Current General Awareness for All Examinations
1.An Indian private company wants to invest in the Defense Sector in India. What is the investment limit by the Government of India on Indian Private Companies in Defense sector, subject to license?
2.bring out the incorrectly matched pair:
(A)Manjit Dua – Table Tennis
(B)Vandana Rao- Athletics
(C) Mohammed Zulfiqaruddin – Basketball
(D)Anjali Bhagwat – Shooting
3.Which of the following committee recommended the Elimination of standard deduction ??
(A)Abid Hussain Committee
(B)Vikay Kelkar Committee
(D)Raja Chelliah Committee
4.Who among the following is the chairman of “Takeover Regulations Advisory Committee”?
(A) C Achuthan
(D)None of them
5.As per the recently brought out “Key Energy Statistics 2009-Selected Indicators for 2007” by International Energy Agency, what is the per capita power consumption in India?
6.In which state, recently Tata Power has decided to set up 50 Mw solar photovoltaic power project , the largest in India?
7.By which amendment act 10th schedule was added in the Indian Constitution, giving special status to Sikkim?
(A)35th Amendment Act
(B)36th Amendment Act
(C)52nd Amendment Act
(D)56th Amendment Act
8.Consider the following statements:
1. Micro nations are imaginary social groups
2. Micro nations exist only on paper or internet
Which among the above statements is / are correct?
(C)Both 1 & 2
(D)Neither 1 nor 2
9.Which among the following was the first country in the world to develop a Gender Sensitive Budget?
10.”___the benefits of development from different sectors should not by pass women and special programmes on women should complement the general development programmes. The latter, in turn, should reflect greater gender sensitivity”
Which among the following plan documents emphasized the need of “Gender Budgeting” by incorporating the above clause / phrase?
(A)7th Five Year Plan Document
(B)8th Five Year Plan Document
(C)9th Five Year Plan Document
(D)10th Five Year Plan Document
11.At which of the following places the new-START treaty was signed by Dmitry Medvedev and Barack Obama on April 8, 2010 ?
12.Who among the following was the central figure in the book “El Sari Rojo” which was recently in controversy?
13.In which state is located “Nauradehi Wildlife Sanctuary”, where recently reintroduction of Cheetah has been recommended by WWI?
14.Which among the following is currently the third largest company in terms of “Wire line subscriber base” as of July 2010? (First two are BSNL and MTNL)
15.What is the current Broadband subscription in India?