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Question number: 6

» 2018 » January

» National News » Environment

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Bombogenesis is a popular term that describes a mid-latitude cyclone that rapidly intensifies. Which of the following is the name for Bombogenesis?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Explosive cyclogenesis

b.

Meteorological bomb

c.

Weather bomb

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 7

» 2018 » January

» National News » Justice and Law

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Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana (RVY) Scheme was implemented by which corporation?

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Choice (4)Response

a.

DISHCO

b.

BLIHCO

c.

ALIMCO

d.

NIMHC

Question number: 8

» 2018 » January

» National News » Justice and Law

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Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

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Match the following legislative initiatives taken by government in labour laws during the last 3 years?

List-Ⅰ (Column I)List-Ⅱ (Column II)

(A)

Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Amendment Act, 2016

(i)

Enabling payment of Wages to employees by Cash or Cheque or crediting it to their bank account.

(B)

Payment of Wages (Amendment) Act, 2017

(ii)

Provides for complete ban on employment of children below 14 years in any occupation or process.

(C)

The Employee Compensation (Amendment) Act

(iii)

Seeks to rationalize penalties and strengthen the rights of the workers under the Act.

Choices

Choice (4)Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)

a.

  • (ii)
  • (i)
  • (iii)

b.

  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

c.

  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)

d.

All of the above

Question number: 9

» 2018 » January

» National News » Sports

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Name of the women, who created a national record in the 63 kg women’s category in the 33rd Women Senior National Weightlifting Championships?

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Choice (4)Response

a.

Manpreet Kaur

b.

Rubina Mahida

c.

Rakhi Halder

d.

Krunali Shrama

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