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Question number: 8953

» 2018 » January

» International News » Defense

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Recently, which country banned solo climbing on Mount Everest?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

India

b.

Nepal

c.

Kenya

d.

Japan

Question number: 8954

» 2018 » January

» National News » Transport

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Question

Minister of Railways would re-categories railway stations into 7 categories on the basis of________?

I. Earnings, Passenger footfall, Strategic importance

II. Non-suburban (NS), Suburban (S), Halt (H)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Only II

b.

Only I

c.

I and II

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 8955

» 2018 » February

» National News » Welfare

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Question

Which of the following statement/ (s) is/are true for ‘LEADS” Index?

  1. LEADS is loosely based on World Bank’s biannual Logistics Performance Index (LPI) on which India was ranked 35 among 160 countries in 2016

  2. LEADS aims to serve as an indicator of efficiency of logistical services necessary for promoting exports in particular and economic growth in general.

  3. The LEADs index is a simple indicator to assess international trade logistics across different states/UTs

  4. The LEADS index is based on stakeholders’ survey conducted by Deloitte for Ministry of Commerce and Industry.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

2,3 and 4 are true

b.

1,2 and 4 are true

c.

Only 1 is true

d.

1,2 and 3 are true

Question number: 8956

» 2018 » January

» Economic and Corporate News » Commerce

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Question

International Workshop on Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (IWDRI) -2018 concluded in New Delhi. The workshop was organized by which authority?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR)

b.

National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA)

c.

Both a. and b. are correct

d.

None of the above

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