General Knowledge 367

General Knowledge – Current Affairs, General Awareness Quiz – Questions and Answers, GK for UPSC, Bank PO & All Exams

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1. Many countries such as North Korea, Burma etc. ban possession of a satellite phones and possessing the satellite phones is illegal over there. In this context, please consider the following: 1. Satellite Phones usually bypass local telecom systems and pose a threat to Government 2. The Governments in these countries want mass surveillance and / or lack the technology to intercept satellite phone traffic.3. These countries need to enter into an international convention which they don’t want to. Which among the above hold correct reason for the given statement?

 
 
 
 

2. In the Budget 2011-12, presented by the Finance Minister on 28.2.2011, the income tax limit for senior citizens has been increased to ?

 
 
 
 

3. Gangadhar Pradhan was an exponent of which among the following dances?

 
 
 
 

4. In the wake of the partition of Bengal in 1905, Bengal saw some new movements such as boycott, Swadeshi, National Education etc. Out of them, the “boycott” was inspired by most probably which among the following contemporary events?

 
 
 
 

5. The Jeevan Raksha Padak series of awards are an offshoot of which among the following Gallantry awards in India?

 
 
 
 

6. Indian Navy and which among the following Navies have regularly conducted joint exercises named ‘INDRA’since 2003?

 
 
 
 

7. The Bicameralism legislature is an essential features in which among the following types of Governments?

 
 
 
 

8. In the UNFCCC convention at which among the following places, the decision to set up a “Green Climate Fund” was taken in the later half of 2010?

 
 
 
 

9. The Banking Laws Amendment Bill proposes to align voting rights of shareholders in banks in proportion with the equity holding. What is the present voting right of a shareholder as fraction to the equity holding in the state owned and private banks respectively?

 
 
 
 

10. In which year Liberalized Exchange Rate Management System (LERMS) was launched in India?

 
 
 
 

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