Page-12 of Current GK Questions Current Affairs, GK & News

What are New WHO Child Growth Standards for monitoring growth of children?

New WHO Child Growth Standards for monitoring growth of children were launched in 2006. The implementation of these standards result in change of current estimates of under nutrition in these three data: increase in total normal weight children, increase in severely underweight children increase in underweight children ( mild/moderate and severe) in age group of ..

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Who is the first Indian woman to graduate from the Harvard Business School. ?

Naina Lal Kidwai is the Chief Executive Officer of The Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation India branches. She is the first Indian woman to graduate from the Harvard Business School.

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How many people are employed in MSME sector in India?

MSME sector employs 6 crore (60 million) people and accounts 40 per cent of India’s exports and contributes to 45% of India’s Industrial production. This sector has been suffering sickness due to reasons such as shortage of working capital and technology obsolescence. Currently there are talks going on for enhancing the confessional credit to this ..

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What are Schemes of Government of India for Adolescent Girls?

Ministry of Women and Child Development is running Nutrition Programme for Adolescent Girls (NPAG) on pilot basis to improve the nutritional status of 11-19 years adolescent girls in 51 identified districts across the country. Kishori Shakti Yojana (KSY) is running in all districts of the country with limited coverage of two to three adolescent girls ..

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What are the 8 Missions of India’s National Action Plan on Climate Change?

These 8 Missions are : National Solar Mission, National Mission on Enhanced Energy Efficiency, National Mission on Sustainable Habitat, National Water Mission, National Mission for Sustaining the Himalayan Eco-system, National Mission for a Green India, National Mission for Sustainable Agriculture and National Mission on Strategic Knowledge for Climate Change.

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