6th March, 2018 ( National & International Current Affairs )


Recently Cabinet had approved the agreement between India and Myanmar on land border crossing to enhance economic interaction. Which of the following state does not share boundary with Myanmar?

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Ex: India and Myanmar shares a unfenced border of 1,643 km along Arunachal Pradesh (520 km), Nagaland (215 km), Manipur (398 km) and Mizoram (510 km).

Recently which of the following country becomes India’s biggest Oil supplier?

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Exp: Iraq has overtaken Saudi Arabia for the first time to become India's top crude supplier in the current fiscal. India’s biggest Oil suppliers are First-Iraq Second- Saudi Arabia Third-Iran Fourth-Venezuela

India’s first HeliTaxi service launched in:

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Exp: IT capital Bengaluru became the first city in the country - mimicking Sao Paulo in Brazil - to have a HeliTaxi. The service is being offered by KIA in partnership with Thumby Aviation Pvt Ltd, in an effort to reduce the time taken to travel to the city from the international airport.

Global Centre for Nuclear Energy Partnership is located at:

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Exp: Global Centre for Nuclear Energy Partnership (GCNEP) is located near Bahadurgarh in Haryana. Note: Recently India and Vietnam have signed an MoU on Cooperation between the Global Centre for Nuclear Energy Partnership (GCNEP) and the Vietnam Atomic Energy Institute (VINATOM). The purpose of the MoU is to strengthen the technical cooperation in the field of atomic energy for peaceful purposes.

Recently government of India setup Subash Chandra Garg committee. It is related to:

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Defexpo India 2018 is an international land, naval and internal homeland security systems exhibition will be held at:

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Exp: India is all-set to showcase its capability as a major defence manufacturing hub at the DefExpo 2018 which is scheduled to be held in Chennai between April 11 and 14.

Who among the following has been sworn-in as the 12th Chief Minister of Meghalaya?

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Exp: The President of National People’s Party (NPP) Conrad Sangma, has been sworn-in as the 12th Chief Minister of Meghalaya. Currently he is Lok Sabha member from Tura parliamentary constituency.

In which of the following places India by the Nile festival 2018 was started?

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Exp: The India by the Nile festival is a 12-day cultural event in Egypt that kickstarts from March 6. It will showcase Indian music, dance and cuisine.

Every year Shigmotsav festival is celebrated in;

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Exp: The Shigmotsav is the biggest festival for the Hindus in Goa, which is celebrated in the month of Phalguna (March) from the 9th moon day to full moon day as per the Hindu calendar

At which of the following places Union Minister for Information & Broadcasting and Textiles, Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani has inaugurated FICCI Frames 2018?

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Source: PIB

Recently which of the following country imposed a nationwide emergency due to violence between Buddhists and Muslims?

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Exp: Sri Lanka today declared a state of emergency for 10 days to rein in the spread of communal violence between majority Sinhala and minority Muslims The situation, however, remained tense in part of Kandy, home to famous tea plantations and Buddhist relics

Consider the following statements about Ayushman Bharat – the National Health Protection Scheme:

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What is the main aim of Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat (EBSB) initiative?

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Source: PIB The Government of India has launched an initiative Ek Bharat Shreshtha Bharat (EBSB) to foster national integration by a co‐ordinated mutual engagement process between States, Union Territories, Central Ministries, Educational Institutions and general public through linguistic, literary, cultural, sports, tourism and other forms of people‐to‐people exchanges.

How many water ways are declared as National Waterways by the Government through the National Waterways Act, 2016?

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Source: PIB Exp; Out of 111 National Waterways declared by the Government through the National Waterways Act, 2016, National Waterway-1 (Ganga-Bhagirathi-Hooghly river system from Allahabad to Haldia), National Waterway-2 (River Brahmaputra from Dhubri to Sadiya) & National Waterway-3 (West Coast Canal from Kottapuram to Kollam along with Udyogmandal and Champakara Canals) are already operational.

Which of the following state government has launched sanitary napkin scheme called ‘Khushi’?

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Exp; The Odisha government has launched the free sanitary napkin scheme ‘Khushi’ for girl students from Class 6 to 12 in all the government and government-aided schools in the state. Earlier, the state government implemented various schemes exclusively for women, including Mission Shakti and Mamata.

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