7th March, 2018 ( National & International Current Affairs )

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In the recent report of World’s billionaires list released by Forbes, who among the following ranked top?

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Exp; Amazon chief Jeff Bezos tops the Forbes list of the World Billionaire. At number 2 of Forbes Top 10 Billionaires List is Bill Gates, who is the co-founder of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation which works towards improving global health At number 3 of Forbes Top 10 Billionaires list is Warren Buffet Mukesh Ambani stood in 19th position in world wide rankings and first in India

Consider the following statements about Street Lightning National program:

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Recently which country decided to set 15 years as legal age of sexual consent?

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What will be the new headquarters of the Animal Welfare Board of India?

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Exp: The headquarters of the Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI) has been shifted from Chennai to Haryana's Ballabhgarh for "better coordination" between the environment ministry and the the board

What is the name of APP launched by Ministry of road transport & highways for High way users?

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Exp: The government will launch mobile app SukhadYatra to provide users with real time data, including expected wait at toll plazas and report any accident to NHAI, Also, A toll-free number, 1033 was launched that will enable users to report an emergency condition, or highway-related feedback, across the highway.

Recently which Arab country hosted first marathon for women?

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Which of the following was the first country to plant GM Soya beans?

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Note: The Union environment ministry has asked the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) to stop imports of genetically modified (GM) soybean for food or feed without the approval of the regulator for transgenic products.

Which airport has been rated as the World number one among Airports handling more than 40 million passengers per annum?

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Note: The ranking was given by Airports Council International

Falcon 9 rocket belongs to:

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Note: Recently SpaceX launched a Spanish communications satellite Hispasat, on the 50th flight of the Falcon 9 rocket.

Recently which organisation agreed to setup a compliance panel in solar dispute between India & USA?

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Exp: The World Trade Organisation’s (WTO) dispute settlement body has agreed to set up a panel to determine whether India has complied with its ruling in a case against the US regarding domestic content requirements for solar cells and modules. Note: On 11 January 2010, India had launched its national solar policy, named Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission. The country has an ambitious target of generating 20,000 megawatt (MW) of solar power by 2022. In 2016, New Delhi had lost a case against the US at the WTO after the global trade body stated that power purchase agreements signed by the Indian government with solar firms for its National Solar Mission did not meet international trade norms.

As per Global Fire Power Index (GFPI-2017) What is the India’s rank in the world in terms of military power?

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Recently India became member of European Bank for reconstruction and Development. In this context consider the following statements:

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Exp: The London-headquartered EBRD is a multilateral development bank set up in 1991 after the fall of the Berlin wall to promote private and entrepreneurial initiative in emerging Europe. It invests in 38 emerging economies across three continents, according to a set of criteria that aim to make its countries more competitive, better governed, greener, more inclusive, more resilient and more integrated.

Recently Vision for future event was held in New Delhi. In this context consider the following statements

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Exp: Russia is not a member in SAARC

Who among the following sworn as new Chief Minister of Nagaland?

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Neiphiu Rio will be sworn-in as the new Chief Minister of Nagaland He belongs to Nationalist Democratic Progressive Party (NDPP)

Recently HRD ministry allocates Rs. 1000 cr for phase-II of IMPRINT. What is the full form of IMPRINT?

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Exp: The Union Minister for Human Resource Development, announced the launch of phase II of Impacting Research Innovation and Technology (IMPRINT). For the second phase, the government has sanctioned a sum of Rs. 1000 crore. Note: IMPRINT is a first of its kind MHRD initiative which is a Pan-IIT + IISc joint initiative. It not only addresses development of new engineering education policy but is also instrumental in creating a road map to pursue engineering challenges.

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