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Question number: 8472

» 2017 » October

» Economic and Corporate News » New Release and Launch

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Which company announced to launch of a mobile app – Trade Transaction Tracker – to help customers? (13th Oct)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Reliance

b.

NIRMA

c.

HSBC

d.

TATA

Question number: 8473

» 2017 » October

» International News » Scientific and Technological Developments

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Which countries researcher produced sustainable electricity from ocean currents under the “Sea Horse” project? (8th Oct)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Japan

b.

Russia

c.

China

d.

India

Question number: 8474

» 2017 » October

» Economic and Corporate News » Basic Economic Data

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Which city has topped in the Economist Intelligence Unit’s Safe Cities Index 2017? (14th Oct)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Karachi

b.

Osaka

c.

Tokyo

d.

Singapore

Question number: 8475

» 2017 » October

» National News » Education

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Which of the following national coordinators were appointed to ensure quality? (16th Oct)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

IGNOU for out of the school students

b.

NPTEL for engineering

c.

IIMB for management studies

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 8476

» 2017 » October

» National News » Awards and Honors

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Name of the person, who became the first person from India to win Anna Politkovskaya Award? (9th Oct)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

V N Sharma

b.

Rajiv Ranjan

c.

Nila Kumari

d.

Gauri Lankesh

Question number: 8477

» 2017 » October

» International News » Natural Resources

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Recently, government constituted a high-level committee for proper management of the water resources in the North Eastern Region (NER). Which of the following is the cause of floods in Brahmaputra and Barak river systems?

I. Inundation of the riverine areas due to spilling of banks by the main river and by tributaries.

II. Drainage congestion specially at the outfalls of tributaries during high stages of rivers.

III. Bank erosion and channel instability due to excessive sediments. (14th Oct)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

II and III

b.

I and II

c.

Only III

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

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