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Question number: 848

» 2015 » January

» National News » Awards and Honors

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Question

Who has been posthumously awarded Ashok Chakra?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Acker Bilk

b.

Neeraj Singh

c.

Mukund Varadarajan

d.

Both c. and b. are correct

Question number: 849

» 2014 » April

» National News » Books and Authors

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The book ‘Dominant Finance and Stagnant Economies’ has been written by________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ravinder Singh

b.

Sunanda Sen

c.

Durjoy Datta

d.

Ashwin Sanghi

Question number: 850

» 2014 » May

» International News » Sports

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Which among the following country has first in ICC’s annual list for Test teams?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

West Indies

b.

New Zealand

c.

India

d.

Australia

Question number: 851

» 2015 » January

» National News » Bilateral Relations: India and World

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Which Country has decided to provide fund of Nepal’s Pancheshwar project to counter Kheri floods?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Russia

b.

India

c.

Bhutan

d.

USA

Question number: 852

» 2015 » January

» National News » Places in News

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Question

Government of India has decided to set up India-based Neutrino Observatory in ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Delhi

b.

Bihar

c.

Assam

d.

Tamil Nadu

Question number: 853

» 2014 » September

» National News » Rural and Urban Development

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What are the highlights of the Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Antyodaya Yojana for Rural Scheme?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The Yojana aims at training 10 lakh (1 million) rural youths for jobs in three years, that is, by 2017.

AND

It will be benchmarked against international standards and will complement the Prime Minister’s Make In India campaign.

b.

It will also the address the need for imparting training to the differently-able persons and chip in private players including international

c.

The minimum age for entry under the Yojana is 15 years compared to 18 years under the Aajeevika Skills Program.

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

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