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Question number: 1

» 2019 » January

» National News » Awards and Honors

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Question

Consider the following statements.

  1. Shyam Sundar Besra, Chief Inspector of Ticket working in Railway has been conferred the coveted Sahitya Akademi Award.

  2. Besra has been awarded for his novel “Marom” in Santhali language which is primarily based upon conditions of Santhal Pargana.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

I & II are true

b.

Only I is true

c.

Only II is true

d.

All of the above

Question number: 2

» 2019 » January

» National News » Planning

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Question

Consider the following statements.

  1. Union Minister of State Development of North Eastern Region, launched “Integrated Government On-line Training” (iGOT) courses facility for officers in Government of India.

  2. The new hi-tech mechanism developed by the Department of Personnel & Training (DoPT) will further supplement and strengthen the existing training programmes through “Massive Open On-line Courses” (MOOCs).

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1 & 2 are true

b.

Only 2 is true

c.

Only 1 is true

d.

All of the above

Question number: 3

» 2019 » January

» National News » Awards and Honors

MCQ▾

Question

Consider the following statements.

The ‘Sardar Patel Award for National Integration’ will be given to,

  1. Any Indian citizen who made efforts or contributed to national unity in any manner.

  2. Any Indian citizen who made efforts for Swachhata Abhiyan.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

1 & 2 are true

b.

Only 1 is true

c.

Only 2 is true

d.

None of the above

Question number: 4

» 2019 » January

» National News » Defense

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Question

Consider the following statements.

Indian Defence University (IDU) arranged a two-day workshop on the topic of ‘Ideas for Sustainability’ for senior and middle level officers from the three Services,

  1. Aim is to touch various issues, which provide strength to any institution i. e. , economic factor, internal and external factors.

  2. Aim is to provide special training for defence.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Only I is true

b.

I & II are true

c.

Only II is true

d.

All of the above

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