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Question number: 1607

» 2017 » November

» National News » Industry

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Which of the following is not the function of KVIC (The Khadi and Village Industries Commission? )

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Choice (4) Response

a.

The KVIC is charged with the planning, promotion, organisation and implementation of programs.

b.

Creating self-reliance amongst the poor and building up of a strong rural community spirit.

c.

The KVIC is entrusted with the task of providing financial assistance to institutions and individuals for development.

d.

Comprise building up of a reserve of raw materials and implements for supply to producers, creation of common service facilities.

Question number: 1608

» 2017 » November

» National News » Welfare

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What are ambition of “KIRAN” (Knowledge Involvement in Research Advancement through Nurturing)?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Women-led groups that promote organic farming.

b.

Aims to provide opportunities in research (WOS A), technology development and demonstration (WOS B), and self-employment (WOS C).

c.

Takes proactive measures, under the name CURIE (Consolidation of University Research for Innovation and Excellence in Women Universities.

d.

All of the above

Question number: 1609

» 2017 » November

» Economic and Corporate News » Finance

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Here are the statement about EBRD (European Bank for Reconstruction and Development). Choose which is correct.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

The EBRD is owned by 70 countries and 2 intergovernmental institutions: the European Union and the European Investment Bank (EIB).

b.

Sir Suma Chakrabarti is the President of the EBRD. He succeeded Thomas Mirow on 3 July 2015.

c.

EBRD Headquarters are based in America

d.

EBRD works only in democratic countries with respect for the environment.

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