national current affairs - 03

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

1. In August 2006, the Government of India notified the Rural Electrification Policy. This policy aims at provision of access to all households by which year? [2008]

2. For which one of the following books did Kiran Desai win the Man Booker prize 2006? [2007]

3. Consider the following statements: [2006]
1. The agreement on South Asian Free Trade Area (SAFTA) came into effect from 1st December, 2005.
2. As per SAFTA agreement terms, India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka have to decrease their custom duties to the level of 0 to 5 per cent by the year 2013.
Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

4. Which one of the following organizations won the CS1R Award for Science and Technology (S&T) Innovations for Rural Development, 2006? [2007]

5. From which one of the following did Kosovo declare its independence? [2009]

6. With which one of the following has the B.K. Chaturvedi Committee dealt? [2009]

7. For which one of the following reforms was a Commission set up under the Chairmanship of Veerappa Moily by the Government of India? [2008]

8. Tarapore Committee was associated with which one of the following? [2007]

9. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the code given below the lists: [2009]
List-I (Famous Person) - List-II (Wellknown as)
A. Anna Hazare - 1. Lawyer
B. Deepak Parekh - 2. Banker
C. GVKReddy - 3. Gandhian and social activist
D. Harish Salve - 4. Industrialist

10. With reference to the National Rehabilitation and Resettlement Policy, 2007, consider the following statements: [2010]
1. This policy is applicable only to the persons affected by the acquisition of land for projects and not to the involuntary displacement due to any other reason.
2. This policy has been formulated by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
Which of the statements given above is/ are correct?

General Knowledge

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
16. INM-Test-01
17. INM-Test-02
18. INM-Test-03
19. INM-Test-04
20. INM-Test-05
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