13th March, 2018 ( National & International Current Affairs )

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What is the name of national legislature of the People's Republic of China?

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Exp: National Diet is the name of Japan’s bicameral legislature The Bundestag is the name of German federal parliament Note: Recently China’s National People's Congress abolished the decades-old two-term limit for the President, allowing Xi Jinping to remain as the country's leader for life.

Which of the following country is the world’s largest importer of arms?

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As per recent SIPRI report India became the world’s largest importer of major arms in 2013-17 accounting for 12% of the total global import.

Which of the following organization is associated with cleans seas campaign?

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CleanSeas campaign aims to counter the torrents of plastic trash that are degrading our oceans and endangering the life they sustain.

Recently Prime Minister Modi and French President Emmanuel Macron inaugurated Uttar Pradesh’s biggest solar power plant in Mirzapur. What is the capacity of that solar power plant?

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As per recent report of SIPRI, Which among the following country is the India’s largest arms supplier?

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As per recent report of Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), Russia continued to be India’s largest arms supplier, accounting for 62% of India’s arms imports between 2013 and 2017

What is the target set by India from renewable energy sources by 2022.?

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The Government has up-scaled the target of renewable energy capacity to 175 GW by the year 2022 which includes 100 GW from solar, 60 GW from wind, 10 GW from bio-power and 5 GW from small hydro-power.

In which of the following places “END TB” summit was held:

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Note: In this summit The Prime Minister announced that India has set a target for complete elimination of TB by 2025, as against the global target date of 2030.

Who among the following was the chairman of Mahanadi water dispute tribunal?

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The Union Water Resources Ministry today issued a notification, constituting three-member Mahanadi Water Disputes Tribunal to adjudicate the dispute between Odisha and Chhattisgarh over sharing the rivers water. Supreme Court judge A M Khanwilkar has been named as the chairman of the tribunal,. Justice Ravi Ranjan and Justice Indermeet Kaur Kochhar, judges of Patna and Delhi High Courts respectively, are the other two members of the tribunal. As per provisions of the Inter State River Water Disputes (ISRWD) Act, 1956, the tribunal is required to submit its report and decision within a period of three years, which can be extended for a period not exceeding two years due to unavoidable reasons.

Recently which country passed a law to limit cash deals to fight economic crimes?

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Israel’s parliament passed a law that limits the amount of cash in the economy in an effort to fight against dirty money, economic crime and money laundering. The new law imposes a limit of 11,000 shekels ($3,197) on cash transactions made to businesses, which could be further reduced by the finance minister 6,000 shekels in 2020. Cash deals between private individuals, such as buying a used car, will be limited to 50,000 shekels, a level that may be lowered to 15,000 shekels.

In which of the following places India’s largest & tallest national flag is located?

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Recently India’s largest & tallest national flag was unfurled in belgavi. The 110 m tall flag post at Kote Kere is near the historic Belagavi fort in the city. It is taller than the post in Pune (107 m) and the one at the Indo-Pak border at Attari (105 m).

Field Inspection and Scientific Evaluation Committee Constituted to Investigate Illegal Cultivation of HT Cotton. What is HT cotton?

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Note: Herbicide Tolerant (HT) cotton is also known as BG-III cotton

As per recent report, IIP recorded 7.5% growth in January. In this context consider the following statements:

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First International solar alliance summit was co-hosted by:

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Recently ministry of water resources constituted Mahanadi water dispute tribunal to solve the disputes between:

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The Union Water Resources Ministry today issued a notification, constituting three-member Mahanadi Water Disputes Tribunal to adjudicate the dispute between Odisha and Chhattisgarh over sharing the rivers water.

What is the current rank of India in Global democracy index?

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India has slipped to 42nd place on an annual Global Democracy Index amid “rise of conservative religious ideologies” and increase in vigilantism and violence against minorities as well as other dissenting voices The index was released by Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU)

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