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Question number: 8556

» 2017 » November

» National News » Agriculture

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Which of the following is not considered as issues with Sustainable Agriculture?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

High cost of crop input

b.

Lack of Fertilizer for crop production

c.

Water scarcity

d.

Reduction in cultivable land

Question number: 8557

» 2017 » November

» International News » Health and Welfare

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The 21st World Congress of Mental Health was being organized by which organization? (2nd November)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

National Institute of Health

b.

State Health Agency

c.

World Federation for Mental Health

d.

All of the above

Question number: 8558

» 2017 » November

» National News » Industry

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Which of the following is not a division of Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS)?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Food and agriculture

b.

Textile

c.

Chemicals

d.

Fisheries

Question number: 8559

» 2017 » November

» National News » Water Resources

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Why govt of India constituted the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal (CWDT)?

(I) Cauvery is an inter-State between Tamil Nadu and Puduchery before outfalling in Bay of Bengal.

(II) Cauvery has been the source of a serious conflict between the states of Tamil Nadu and Karnataka (4th November)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

(I) and (II)

b.

Only (II)

c.

Only (I)

d.

None of the above

Question number: 8560

» 2017 » November

» National News » Transport

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Question

Which of the following is not true for the progress of Urban Transport in India?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Metro rail has seen a rapid growth in many cities like Delhi.

b.

Many cities promote Non-Motorized Transport infrastructure for walking and bicycle as last mile connectivity for well-established public transport systems but also for health.

c.

Ahmedabad Metro Rail Project on completion will become the World’s largest Metro Rail Project implemented in Public Private Partnership mode.

d.

Bus Rapid Transit System (BRTS) has seen a phenomenal growth with around 250 kms operational and around 250 kilometers under construction in various cities.

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