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Current Affairs Quiz 18-05-2018

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1.

The Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) is

1.Aimed at generating self-employment opportunities in the non-farm sector

2.Being implemented to help only unemployed rural youth

3.Implemented by the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship

Select the correct answer using the options  given below:

 

 
 
 
 

2.

By giving focused attention to the twelve recently identified ‘Champion Services Sectors’ for their development, it is envisaged that

  1. The share of India’s services sector in global services exports will increase
  2. Competitiveness of the manufacturing sector will increase

Select the correct answer using the options given below:

 

 
 
 
 

3.

The Prevention of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012

1.Deals with sexual offences against persons only below sixteen years of age

2.Provides for the protection of children from the offence of pornography

3.Provides for the setting up of designated special courts for speedy trial of offences

Select the correct answer using the options given below:

 

 
 
 
 

4.

The National Centre for Promotion of Employment for Disabled People (NCPEDP) focuses on

1.Delivery of rehabilitative and educational services for disabled people

2.Policy and legal advocacy for the rights of people with all types of impairments

Select the correct answer from the options  given below:

 

 
 
 
 

5.

  Consider the following statements about ‘Buyers’ Credit’:

  1. It is availed mainly by multinational companies
  2. Interest rates for such credit are the highest among credit products due to the market risks involved

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

6.

Consider the following statements about AT1 or Additional Tier-1 bonds:

1.An AT1 bond owner receives an interest payment as long as the bond is held, viz. these bonds have no maturity date

2.These are considered to be high-risk, high-yield investments

3.Banks in India have issued such bonds to enable them to comply with Basel III norms

Which of the statements given above is/are correct

 

 
 
 
 

7.

The Trafficking of Persons (Prevention, Protection and Rehabilitation) Bill, 2018 will

1.Set up designated courts in each district for the speedy trial of cases

2.Institute a rehabilitation fund to provide for legal aid for victims

3.Make the National Anti-Trafficking Bureau the nodal Agency for international coordination to address the transnational nature of the crime

Select the correct answer using the options given below:

 
 
 
 

8.

Which of the following statements about the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 2016 is/are correct?

1.It allows the Central Government to notify any other category of specified disability that has not already been recognised under the act

2.The act shall apply only to individuals identified as being disabled by the latest available census

3.It provides for penalties for violation of its provisions and for offences committed against PwDs

Select the correct answer using the options given below:

 

 
 
 
 

9.

The CRISIL Inclusix financial inclusion index measures progress on financial inclusion based on which among the following dimensions?

1.Branch penetration

2.Deposit penetration

3.Credit penetration

4.Insurance penetration

Select the correct answer using the options given below:

 

 
 
 
 

10. Consider the following pairs:

Hill range – State

  1. Bodi Hills – Karnataka
  2. Javadi Hills – Madhya Pradesh
  3. Abor Hills – Arunachal Pradesh
  4. Gawilgarh Hills – Maharashtra

Which of the pairs given above is/are correctly matched?

 
 
 
 

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