Current Affairs-2016 MCQ-44

 Mark the correct sentences regarding ‘MoU between ISRO and UAE Space Agency’ which was recently approved by the government
1.  This move will lead to setting up a Joint Working Group between the two agencies
2. It will help in cooperation in the exploration of outer space for peaceful purposes, especially in the field to study Mars
Code:

(A) Only 1
(B) Only 2
(C) 1 and 2
(D) None of the above

 Choose the incorrect sentences regarding ‘Indo Germany agreement on Namami Gange’
1.  The agreement is to enable responsible stakeholders at national and state level to apply integrated river basin management approach for the rejuvenation of the river Ganga
2. The project duration will be of Five years
3.  Initial actions will focus on the State of Uttar Pradesh
Code:

(A) 1 and 2
(B) 2 and 3
(C) 1 and 3
(D) 1, 2 and 3

 Which among the following city of India has been hosted the first-ever World Sufi Forum (WSF)?

(A) New Delhi
(B) Hyderabad
(C) Lucknow
(D) Kanpur

MobileOne app bagged gold prize at the World Government Summit which was held in dubai Consider the following sentences regarding Mobileone app
1.  The app was launched in December 2014
2. It works across all telecos circles by number 161
3.  It was selected through online voting and the jury comprised experts from the United Nations, World Economic Forum and World Bank

(A) 1 and 2
(B) 1 and 3
(C) 2 and 3
(D) 1, 2 and 3

 Consider the following sentences regarding Ganga Gram Yojana which was recently launched
1.  The Yojana was launched at a village in Hapur district of U P
2. 1600 villages situated along the banks of river Ganga will be developed under this scheme
Which of the above sentence(s) is/are Correct?

(A) Only 1
(B) Only 2
(C) 1 and 2
(D) None of the above

 Consider the following sentences

1.  India and Russia have finalised a general framework agreement and credit protocol for setting up units five and six at the Kudankulam nuclear plant
2. The Kudankulam 1 has been jointly built by the Nuclear Power Corporation of India and Rosatom

Which of the above sentence(s) is/are true?

(A) Only 1
(B) Only 2
(C) 1 and 2
(D) None of the above

 Which among the following ranking of India in a worldwide comparative assessment of national legal frameworks for right to information?

(A) Third
(B) Fourth
(C) Fifth
(D) Sixth

 Consider the following sentences with reference to the ‘Open Skies agreement’ which was recently signed with Greece
1.  The open skies agreement will allow airlines from India to operate unlimited number of flights to Greece
2. Greek carriers have been granted unlimited traffic rights to six Indian metro cities
3. Greece has become the second country after USA to have an open sky agreement with India under the new policy
Which of the above sentence(s) is/are Correct?

(A) 1 and 3
(B) 1 and 2
(C) 2 and 3
(D) 1, 2 and 3

 Identify the correct fact(s) related with World Risk Report, 2016:
1.  Infrastructure is a not a key risk factor or prime concern
2. Disasters and disaster risk are on the rise worldwide
3. Southeast Asia, Central America, Oceania and the Southern Sahel are consistently disaster risk hotspots
Code:

(A) 1 and 3
(B) 2 and 3
(C) Only 1
(D) 1 and 2