General Knowledge - Current Affairs, General Awareness Quiz - Questions and Answers, GK for UPSC, Bank PO & All Exams
The Washington Convention whose formal name is abbreviated as CITES is related to which among the following?
Consider the following statements: 1. ICIMOD works for fragile mountain systems of the Hindukush Himalayan Regions and the 8 countries of the Hindu Kush-Himalayan area are its members2. India has recently decided to contribute 5 lakh dollars to the ICIMOD in just 3 years viz. 2009, 2010 & 2011. Which among the above statements is / are correct?
Only 1 is correct
Only 2 is correct
Both 1 & 2 are correct
Neither 1 nor 2 is correct
Which among the following was the purpose of setting up the Balwant Rai Mehta Committee in 1956?
Suggesting measures for democratic decentralization
Reporting the working of the Village Panchayats
Suggesting measures for better efficiency in the implementation of the Community Development Projects
Investigating the feasibility of setting up new Panchayat Machinery
Which among the following body gives the Pritzker Prize , the Nobel of Architecture every year?
Royal Institute of British Architects
Leading European Architects Forum
Which among the following is the most correct feature of an Internationalized domain name (IDN) ?
The IDN has an extension which refers to the country specific domain such as .br for Brazil and .cn for China
The IDN has at least a single label which is language specific such as Chinese or Hindi.
The IDN Domain Registries are not accredited by ICANN ( Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers) but the independent registries in some countries.
The IDN is out of the rules and procedures of the Domain Name System (DNS).
The latest edition of the Varuna Exercise was recently held off Goa coast. Which among the following navies took part in the exercise?
India and England
India and France
India and Singapore
India and Australia
A treatment with which among the following plant hormones would prevent water loss from the plant leaves, by reducing transpiration, in times of low water availability?
Which among the following is the correct objective of Government to create the proposed NOFN?
Provide Health Services in Rural Areas
Provide Telecommunication Services in areas that are not connected to rest of the world
To lay down a Underground Cable in the Indian Ocean
To provide Broadband Connectivity to rural areas
Consider the following statements: 1. Government of India is planning to invest one trillion US dollar on infrastructure in 12th five Year Plan2. Half of this investment is envisaged to be financed through private sourcesWhich among the above statements is / are correct?
Both 1 & 2
Neither 1 nor 2
Which among the following is not the leading emerging economy that adds to G8 to make the new group G8+5?
1. World Geography -Test-01
2. World Geography -Test-02
3. World Geography -Test-03
4. Geography of India -Test-01
5. Geography of India -Test-02
6. Geography of India -Test-03
7. Geography of India -Test-04
8. Geography of India -Test-05
9. History of India - Test - 01
10. History of India - Test - 02
11. History of India - Test - 03
12. History of India - Test - 04
13. History of India - Test - 05
14. History of India - Test - 06
15. History of India - Test - 07
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Famous Mummified Bodies
Men That Will Inspire You To Be Fit As Hell
Ideas to increase Website Traffic
Class 9 - Antonyms
Astounding Facts about the human body
Astounding Facts 52
The heart pumps about 1 million barrels of blood during an average lifetime that s enough to fill 2 oil super tankers!