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Question number: 8991

» 2018 » February

» National News » Industry

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Question

Which of the following is/are the negative aspects of the Model shops and Establishment Bill, 2016?

  1. Silent with respect to the minimum wages.

  2. The provision of operating 24×7 may lead to increased energy requirements and sudden spikes especially in the urban areas

  3. Helps in improving the working condition of workers.

  4. Five paid festival holidays in addition to national holidays etc should be given by establishments.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1,2, 3 and 4

b.

1 and 2

c.

1,2 and 3

d.

1 only

Question number: 8992

» 2018 » February

» National News » Scientific and Technological Developments

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Question

Which of the following reason/ (s) make ISRO a preferred Agency for launching satellites?

  1. There are not many offering rockets that could put small satellites into space

  2. PSLV has a proven track record which makes customers insuring the satellites less expensive

  3. ISRO also offers the best turnaround time given ISRO’s frequency, which also adds to the cost factor.

  4. Services offered by ISRO are cheaper than other agencies

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

2 and 3 only

b.

1,2 and 3

c.

1,2, 3 and 4

d.

2 only

Question number: 8993

» 2018 » February

» National News » Awards and Honors

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Question

Which of the following movie is not a landmark movie of Shyam Benegal?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Junoon

b.

Ankur

c.

Bharat Ek Khoj

d.

Nishant

Question number: 8994

» 2018 » February

» National News » Planning

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Question

Which of the following is/are true for data collection for Digital Gender Atlas?

  1. No primary data has been generated for developing the Atlas

  2. The Atlas is based primarily on District Information System for Education (DISE) and Unified District Information System for Education (U-DISE) data (2011 - 2014), the National Education Management Information System (EMIS) for elementary and secondary education.

  3. Draws on the Census of India 2011 for data on rural female literacy rates, working children in the school going age group, and the District Level Household and Facility Survey (DLHS) 2007 - 08 for data on age at marriage

  4. Analysis framework and formulae in the EMIS has been used for data analysis and indexing.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1 only

b.

1 and 3

c.

2 and 3

d.

1,2, 3 and 4

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