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General Knowledge - General Awareness Quiz - Questions and Answers, GK 2013


1. In 2013, India's Planning Commission along with 'India @75'unveiled the 'India Backbone Implementation Network' (IBIN) to improve implementation of policies, programs, and projects, particularly of the 12th Five Year Plan. The 'India @75' is a grass root initiative of __:


2. In 2013 (October, 2013), which one of the following commenced the construction work for the joint venture 400 MW Shaukhevi hydroelectric project in Georgia?


3. In 2013 (August, 2013), Reserve Bank of India has raised the ceiling for FDI in Asset Reconstruction Companies (ARC's) from 49% to________?


4. In which of the following year India handed over Katchtheevu island to Sri Lanka?


5. The ambitious INSTAL scheme is related to which ministry?



6. In 2013, Mary T Barra was named the first woman chief executive of which auto major company?


7. Pankaj Advani has become only the second Indian cueist to qualify for the main draw of ________ Snooker Series.


8. Which one of the following statements is/are correct about 'Direct Bank' system?
1.It is a bank without any branch network and offer its service via online banking and telephone banking
2.Most direct banks offer only online savings accounts and these bank typically offer higher interest rates
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9. With an aim to reduce carbon emission and making railway system environmental friendly, the India Railway has proposed to utilize which of the following as fuel for its fleet of diesel locomotives?


10. Which among the following Indian IT major has been recognised for the second year as one of the world's most ethical firms by business ethics think-tank Ethisphere Institute?


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