Daily Current Affairs Quiz 17-06-2019

1. Which among the following conventions derive directlyfrom 1992 Earth Summit?

  • 1. UNFCCC
  • 2. CBD
  • 3. UNCCD
  • 4. IUCN

Choose the correct option from the following


2. Forest Landscape Restoration is a project under whichof the following organisations?


3. Which among the following pairs are matched correctly?


4. Anthrax disease is caused by :


5. Identify the incorrect statement?


6. Consider the following statements about ForeignPortfolio Investments.

  • 1. It consists of securities and other financial assets heldby investors in another country.
  • 2. It does not provide the investor with direct ownershipof a company’s assets.
  • 3. An increase in FPI results in widening of CurrentAccount Deficit.
  • 4. NRIs doesn’t comes under FPI.

Which of the statements are true with respect to the ForeignPortfolio Investments?


7. Operation Sunshine-2 recently seen in news is related to :


8. Consider the following statements about World Food India (WFI)

  • 1. It is organised by Ministry of Food Processing Industries
  • 2. It is an biennial event to promote exports of food productsmanufactured in India at global level

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?


9. Which of the following statement about United NationsConvention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) are incorrect :


10. Consider the following statements about National Human RightsCommission (NHRC) :

  • 1. It is a constitutional body responsible for protection and promotionof human rights
  • 2. Its chairman is a retired Chief Justice Of India
  • 3. NHRC can take up Suo Motu cognisance of alleged human rightsviolations

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


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