Current Affairs MCQ-31

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Which country will host the next steering committee meeting of the proposed 1,814 kilometre-long Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-lndia (TAPI) gas pipeline?

(A) Pakistan
(B) India
(C) Turkmenistan
(D) Afghanistan
(E) Iran

Which state govt has launched ‘Indira Canteen’ scheme to provide food at low cost to cater to the urban poor?

(A) Himachal Pradesh
(B) Tripura
(C) West Bengal
(D) Karnataka
(E) Kerala

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) recently approved the proposal of DIPAM for the strategic disinvestment. Here, the term DIPAM stands for

(A) Department of Innovation and Public Asset Management
(B) Department of Investment and Public Asset Migration
(C) Department of Investment and Public Asset Management
(D) Department of Investigation and Public Asset Management
(E) None of these

Colombia has announced plans to protect demobilised members of the PARC rebel force. The capital city of Colombia is

(A) Bogota
(B) Manama
(C) Yerevan
(D) Kiev
(E) Bucharest

Which of the following banks has appointed PR Seshadri as its new Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer?

(A) Dhanlaxmi Bank
(B) Induslnd Bank
(C) Federal Bank
(D) Karur Vysya Bank
(E) Karnataka Bank

Under the Interest Subvefftibn Scheme, an interest subvention of what per cent will be provided to banks on short-term crop loans of up to Rs 3 lakh?

(A) 1 per cent
(B) 2 per cent
(C) 2.5 per cent
(D) 3 per cent
(E) 4 per cent

Which city has been named world’s least liveable city, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit’s Global Liveability Report 2017?

(A) Damascus
(B) Karachi
(C) Sana’a
(D) Tripoli
(E) Djibouti

The illegal practice of trading on the stock exchange to one’s own advantage through having access to confidential information is termed as

(A) backdoor trading
(B) black trading
(C) insider trading
(D) privilege trading
(E) priority trading

The Union Cabinet has approved raising extra budgetary resources up to Rs 9,020 cr for Long Term Irrigation Fund in 2017-18. The amount will be raised by

(A) SIDBI
(B) NHB
(C) SBI
(D) SEBI
(E) NABARD

Which of the following countries is NOT a member of G-7 Group?

(A) Japan
(B) Germany
(C) France
(D) Spain
(E) Canada