Daily Current Affairs Quiz 13-08-2019

1. Consider the following the statements regarding E-Rozgar Samachar

  • It was launched by Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology.
  • It has been launched with a view to make aspirants aware of job opportunities in government sector including public sector enterprises.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?


2. Women Transforming India Awards 2018, the upgraded portal of the Women Entrepreneurship Platform is launched by


3. RE-INVEST 2019, Investment meet and Expo is to attract the right investments in which of the following sectors?


4. Consider the following statements about BOARD OF CONTROL FOR CRICKET IN INDIA(BCCI)

  • It is the national governing body for cricket in India.
  • The board was formed as a society, registered under the India Societies Registration Act.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?


5. Consider the following statements on Mercury Poisoning.

  • The Minamata Convention is a multilateral agreement that addresses Mercury pollution.
  • India signed the Minamata Convention but yet to ratify it.

Which of the above statements is/are incorrect?


6. Consider the following statements with respect to Indian crested porcupine

  • It is one of the largest nocturnal rodent species
  • It is able to adapt to changing environmental conditions and survive in close proximity to human beings.

Which of the above statements is/are incorrect?


7. Consider the following statements about Oussudu Lake

  • It is a manmade lake located in Puducherry and Tamilnadu.
  • The structure of the lake consists of water, wetland/marsh and mudflats.
  • It is recognized as one of the important wetlands of Asia by the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN).

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?


8. Almatti is a major dam built across which of the following rivers?


9. With reference to Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), consider the following statements

  • AIIB has more than 80 member nations.
  • India is the largest shareholder in AIIB.
  • AIIB does not have any members from outside Asia.

Which of the statements given above is / are correct?


10. The Chairmen of public sector banks are selected by the


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