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Current Affairs quiz of 1st august 2014

A. What is the name of Sonia Gandhi’s autobiography book which will hit the stands on friday. 1. The last word 2. The candidate 3. One life is not enough 4. Family life B. Which state in India has set up women helpline to protect them from gender sensitivity? 1. Mumbai 2. J & k 3. Tamil nadu 4. Uttar pradesh C. Name the state in India where the largest solar power plant has planned ? 1. Delhi 2. Madhya Pradesh 3. Andhra Pradesh 4. Chhattisgarh D. Today radio cab scheme has launched in ? 1. Odissa 2. Kerela 3. ... Read More »

RBI Reserve rates

Repo rate : Repo rate is the rate at which the central bank of a country (Reserve Bank of India in case of India) lends money to commercial banks in the event of any shortfall of funds. Repo rate is used by monetary authorities to control inflation. Reserve repo rate: Reverse repo rate is the  at which the central bank of a country (RBI in case of India) borrows money from commercial banks within the country. CRR: Cash reserve Ratio (CRR) is the amount of funds that the banks have to keep with the RBI SLR: SLR refers amount that the commercial banks require ... Read More »

Economic Survey report 2013-14

Following are the highlights of the report: Growth: 1. GDP growth seen at 5.42% in 13/14 – & 5.9 percent in 2014-15 2. Economic growth of 7-8 % not seen before 2016-17. Fiscal Health: Fiscal deficit for 2013-14 contained at 4.5 of the GDP Current account deficit: 2014/15 current account deficit may be contained to around $45 billion or 2.1 percent of GDP. Taxation Direct taxes code ( DTC) required to replace existing income tax laws will reduce compliance costs and boost tax collection. Agriculture: 1. India ranks first in the world in productivity of grapes, banana, casavas, peas and ... Read More »

Current Affairs of 31st july 2014

A. Which bank has simplified KYC norms for opening bank account? 1. Bharatiya Mahila Bank. 2. RBI 3. SBI 4. ICICI B. Which two countries have recieved in principle approval from the reserve bank to open two new branches ? 1. India and japan 2. Australia and New Zealand 3. Usa and japan 4. China and japan C. Which bank noded for bank loan tenure upto 10 years? 1. SBI 2. ICICI 3. RBI 4. BHharatiya Mahila bank D. According to Raghuram Rajan plastic currency notes will be launched in 1. 2014 2. 2015 3. 2016 4. 2017 E. Economic ... Read More »

Current affairs of 30th july 2014

A. Today, who has formed a non governmental commission to indianise education in Delhi ? 1. V.N. Khare 2. Dinanath Batra 3. Ajay Yadav 4. Arvind Kejriwal B. Who is the winner of men’s 100 metre gold. He has been recorded as the fastest man of the commonwealth 2014. 1. Catherine Prendrel 2. Emily Batty 3. Rebecca Henderson 4. Jamaican Kemar Bailey-Cole C. Who has followed his grandmother Queen Elizabeth II into the photobomb? 1. Ashwani Bindra 2. Nisha tanwar 3. Harry 4. Jayde Taylor D. Who won the silver medal in the men’s 85 kg category missing out on ... Read More »

General Knowledge quiz from 1st to 10th July 2014

A. Indian dairy sector has grown by over how many percent in the last 10 years. 1. 4% 2. 4.2% 3. 4.4% 4. 5% B. Who became the 1st serving president of India to join twitter. 1. Manmohan Singh 2. Pranab Mukherjee 3. APJ Abdul Kalam 4. Pratibha Patil C. Which bank has made financial commitment of $350 million in loan and equity investment for 2 energy projects in India? 1. SBI 2. Asian development bank 3. Mahendra bank 4. ICICI D. Which country issued multiple entry visas to Indians? 1. North America 2. Australia 3. Japan 4. China E. ... Read More »

Requirement for Stenographer,Peon and Process Server

Office of the District and Session Judge,patiala issued notice for the recruitment of stenographer,peon and process server. Qualification and Criteria of following post are as under. Requirement for Stenographer No of Post 02 Total (1 Gen+ (01 sc) Qualification The candidate should possess a degree of Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science or equivalent thereto from a recognized University and has passed Matriculation Examination with Punjabi as one of the subject and has to pass a test at a speed f 80 W.P.M in English shorthand nd 20 W.P.M in transcription of the same and proficiency in Computers. Age 18-38 years for general Category and relaxation will be provided to reserve categories. Requirement for Peon ... Read More »

ATOMEXPO-2014

6th International Nuclear Energy Forum ATOMEXPO -2014 was held in june 2014 in Moscow. The ATOMEXPO -2014 forum saw signing of international  agreements and memorandums by the nuclear sector companies. 3544 delegates from 600 organisations including 283 foreign companies representatives participated in the forum. ABOUT ATOMEXPO ATOMEXPO International forum is a major exhibition and business forum for conducting meetings and negotiations between the worldwide leaders of the nuclear power industry. PURPOSE OF FORUM Purpose of forum is to provide an opportunity to leaders of nuclear power industry and nuclear power engineering to publicly define the place and role of nuclear ... Read More »

Narendra Modi dedicated its INS Vikramaditya to India

Narendra Modi, The Prime Minister of India dedicated its INS Vikramaditya to the Nation. With this, India’s largest warship, INS VIKRAMADITYA has been inducted into indian Navy. About INS VIKRAMADITYA INS VIKRAMADITYA has been acquired from Russia for over 15000 cr rupees.  The deal for the warship was signed in 2014 during previous NDA regime. It has been dedicated to the nation after the gap of 10 years, whereas it joined Indian Navy on 16 November 2013 after being commissioned by the then Union Defence Minster AK Antony at Sevmash Shipyard of Russia. >> Length of the ship- 284 metres ... Read More »

Delhi became first kerosene free city in India

Delhi government in june 2014 announced that Delhi has become the first Kerosene free city in the country. About kerosene free scheme 2012 A kerosene free scheme 2012 was launched on 21 August 2012 in collaboration of 3 oil marketing companies and union ministry of petroleum and natural gas for which Delhi government has incurred an expenditure of 62 crore rupees. Under the scheme people holding juggi Ration card (JRC) , Below Povety line( BPL) and Antodaya Ann Yojna ( AAY) were provided free gas connection along with LPG filled cylinder, two burner Gas stove, regulator and surakshapipe. Read More »