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Question number: 117

» 2016 » August

» Economic and Corporate News » New Release and Launch

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Which Union Ministry has launched a social media campaign to mark Daughters’ Day on 11 August? (11th Aug)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ministry of Empowerment

b.

Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

c.

Ministry of Home Affairs

d.

Ministry of Women and Child Development

Question number: 118

» 2016 » August

» National News » Appointments and Terminations

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Who has been newly appointed as a chairman of Central Silk Board? (11th Aug)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

K M Hanumantharayappa

b.

N S Bissegowda

c.

R M Shukla

d.

Danie Shah

Question number: 119

» 2016 » August

» National News » Justice and Law

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Taxation Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2016 seeks to amend ________? (11th Aug)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Income Tax act, 1961

b.

Customs Tariff Act, 1975

c.

Income Tax act, 1987

d.

Both a. and b. are correct

Question number: 120

» 2016 » August

» International News » Scientific and Technological Developments

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Which country has launched World’s first Quantum Communication Satellite? (16th Aug)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Australia

b.

China

c.

India

d.

Japan

Question number: 121

» 2016 » August

» National News » Transport

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Maharashtra government has announced Mumbai-________ highway. (28th August)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Pune

b.

Dhule

c.

Amravati

d.

Nagpur

Question number: 122

» 2016 » August

» National News » Places in News

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Where the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KKNPP) is located in India? (30th August)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Jaipur

b.

Gandhinagar

c.

Bhilai

d.

Chennai

Question number: 123

» 2016 » August

» National News » Appointments and Terminations

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The new Vice Chancellor of Homi Bhabha National Institute (HBNI) is ________? (25th August)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

P D Gupta

b.

Nishant Jain

c.

Suman Ghosh

d.

Madhu Joshi

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