national current affairs - 01

National Current Affairs (Civil Service Examination), Questions and Answers, GK for UPSC, Bank PO & All Exams


1. Match List I (Books) with List II (Authors) and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists-.[2000]
List-I (Books) - List-II (Authors)
A. My Music My Life - 1. Laxman Gaikwad
B. Adha Gaon - 2. Rahi Masoom
C. Radha - 3. Raza Ramakanta
D. The Pilferer - 4. Rath Ravi Shankar
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2. To prevent recurrence of scams in Indian Capital Market, the Government of India has assigned regulatory powers to: [1995]


3. Which one of the following statements is not correct? [2004]


4. Consider the following statements: [2003]
1. India's Import of crude and petroleum products during the year 2001-02 accounted for about 27% of India's total imports
2. During the year 2001 -02, India's exports had increased by 10% as compared to the previous year
Which of these statements is/are correct?


5. Which one of the following was the largest IT software and services exporter in India during the year 2002-03? [2004]



6. Among the following major stock exchanges of India, the exchange which recorded highest turnover during the year 2000-01 is: [2002]


7. One of the important agreements reached in the 1996 Ministrial Conference of WTO refers to: [1997]


8. With reference to Government of India's decision regarding Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) during the year 2001-02 consider the following statements: [2003]
1. Out of the 100% FDI allowed by India in the tea sector the foreign firm would have to disinvest 33% of the equity in favour of an Indian partner within four years
2. Regarding the FDI in print media in India, the single largest Indian shareholders should have a holding higher than 26%
Which of these statements is/are correct?


9. The Standing Committee of State Finance Ministers recommended in January, 2000 uniform rates across the states in respect of: [2000]


10. Consider the following statements: [2004]
1. The Oil Pool Account of Government of India was dismantled with effect from 1-4-2002
2. Subsidies on PDS kerosene and domestic LPG are borne by Consolidated Fund of India
3. An expert committee headed by Dr. R. A. Mashelkar to formulate a national auto fuel policy recommended that Bharat Stage - II Emission Norms should be applied throughout the country by 1 April, 2004
Which of the statements given above are correct?


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