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Current Affairs-2016 MCQ-45

 National Energy policy by NITI Ayog will have focus on:
1. Air quality issues
2. Sustainable growth
3. Universal Electrification
4. Clean Cooking Fuel
5. Renewable Energy
Code:

(A) 1, 2 and 5
(B) 1, 3, 4 and 5
(C) 2, 3 and 4
(D) 1, 2, 3 and 4

 Consider the following sentences regarding ‘Foreign Direct Investment’ in civil aviation sector

1. The government allowed 100 per cent foreign investment in “scheduled air transport service/ domestic scheduled passenger airline and regional air transport service”
2.  51 per cent would be via automatic route and beyond that limit, government nod would be required
3. For NRIs, 100 per cent FDI will continue to be allowed under automatic route

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

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

 Consider the following sentences in context of the ‘National Capital policy’ which was recently approved by government
1.  The policy envisages increasing exports to 40% of production from the current 27%
2. The policy will help in realising the vision of ‘Building India as the World class hub for Capital Goods’
3. It will increase the share of domestic production in India’s demand from 60% to 80%
Which of the above sentence(s) is/are true?

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

 Consider the following sentences in context of ‘South Asia Wildlife Enforcement Network (SAWEN)’
1.  The Union Cabinet has given its approval for India adopting the Statute of the SAWEN
2.  It will help in checking cross border wildlife crimes
3. It is a regional network comprises eight countries in South Asia
Which of the above sentence(s) is/are true?

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

 Consider the following sentences in context of ‘Real Estate Bill’ which was recently passed by Rajya Sabha
1.  It ensures the timely completion and delivery of flats to the consumer
2. It also imposes a 10% project cost penalty and upto 3 years in jail
3. The developers need to deposit 70% of the collections from buyers in separate accounts
Which of the above sentence(s) is/are true?

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

 First time aquifer mapping has been taken on large scale in the Country Consider the following sentences regarding it
1.  An aquifer is an underground layer of water-bearing rock, from which groundwater can be extracted
2.  This mapping would help in making the Country climate change resilient
3. This mapping is being undertaken by Central Ground Water Board (CGWB)

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

 Consider the following sentences regarding the ‘First River Information System’ which was recently inaugurated by the government
1.  It is the first of its kind in India
2. It will facilitate safe and accurate navigation on National Waterway – 1 on the Ganges River
3. It is being implemented under the overall responsibility of Inland Waterway Authority of India
Which of the above sentence(s) is/are true?

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

 Consider the following sentences in context of ‘Mining surveillance system (MSS)’

1.  It is the latest satellite technology that will ensure sustainable utilization of the country’s mineral resources
2. The DRDO has developed MSS

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 of the followings are the ‘outcomes of the first GST Council meeting’ which was recently held?
1. The Council has agreed on a revenue threshold of Rs20 lakh below which the traders will be exempted from GST
2. This limit will be Rs10 lakh for the north-eastern and hill states
3. The states will get exclusive control over all dealers up to a revenue threshold of Rs1 5 crore
Which of the above sentence(s) is/are true?

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

 PRABAL DOSTYK-16 is related to:

(A)  It is a joint exercise between Indian & Tajikistan Army.
(B) It is a joint exercise between Indian & Kazakhstan Army.
(C) It is a joint exercise between Indian & China Army.
(D) It is a joint exercise between Indian & Indonesia Army.