Dec. 21 2013 quiz

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  • Question 1: RBI new timeline for banks to adopt new messaging standards in Real-time Gross Settlement is...?RBI new timeline for banks to adopt new messaging standards in Real-time Gross Settlement is...?
  • Explanation:A new RTGS system was put in place in October 2013, requiring banks to adopt ISO 20022 standard messaging formats. Banks are still relying on temporary solution provided by their IT and service providers for conversion of messages.A new RTGS system was put in place in October 2013, requiring banks to adopt ISO 20022 standard messaging formats. Banks are still relying on temporary solution provided by their IT and service providers for conversion of messages.
  • Question 2: Type of just test fired AGNI-3 missile is...?Type of just test fired AGNI-3 missile is...?
  • Explanation:India today successfully test-fired nuclear-capable Agni-III ballistic missile from Wheeler Island off Odisha coast. The user trial of the surface-to-surface missile was carried out by the Strategic Forces Command of the Indian Army with logistic support India today successfully test-fired nuclear-capable Agni-III ballistic missile from Wheeler Island off Odisha coast. The user trial of the surface-to-surface missile was carried out by the Strategic Forces Command of the Indian Army with logistic support
  • Question 3: In an unprecedented move centre has sanctions over 18,000 additional posts in CBEC. Full form of CBEC is...?In an unprecedented move centre has sanctions over 18,000 additional posts in CBEC. Full form of CBEC is...?
  • Explanation:The government has sanctioned over 18,000 additional posts in the Central Board of Excise and Customs-CBEC as part of a cadre restructuring plan.The government has sanctioned over 18,000 additional posts in the Central Board of Excise and Customs-CBEC as part of a cadre restructuring plan.
  • Question 4: Which Indian city is hosting International Film Festival in February 2014?`Which Indian city is hosting International Film Festival in February 2014?`
  • Explanation:Mumbai International Film Festival 2014 that will be held at NCPA, Mumbai from 3rd to 9th February. Speaking to reporters in Mumbai after holding a review meeting, Information and Broadcasting Secretary, Bimal Julka informed that MIFF-2014 has received 79Mumbai International Film Festival 2014 that will be held at NCPA, Mumbai from 3rd to 9th February. Speaking to reporters in Mumbai after holding a review meeting, Information and Broadcasting Secretary, Bimal Julka informed that MIFF-2014 has received 79
  • Question 5: Just launched AV Magnivisualizer is...?Just launched AV Magnivisualizer is...?
  • Explanation:The equipment is cost effective as compared to the devices presently used for the treatment of Cervical Cancer in the country. Cervical cancer is a disease of mouth of uterus and is the leading cause of cancer deaths among women in most parts of the countThe equipment is cost effective as compared to the devices presently used for the treatment of Cervical Cancer in the country. Cervical cancer is a disease of mouth of uterus and is the leading cause of cancer deaths among women in most parts of the count
  • Question 6: India has evacuated all its oil employees from strife-torn....?India has evacuated all its oil employees from strife-torn....?
  • Explanation:India has evacuated all its oil employees from strife-torn South Sudan and shut down oilfields amid escalating violence in the world's youngest nation. India has evacuated all its oil employees from strife-torn South Sudan and shut down oilfields amid escalating violence in the world's youngest nation.
  • Question 7: Who is Manipur’s new Governor...?Who is Manipur’s new Governor...?
  • Explanation:The post of Manipur Governor had fallen vacant in July 2013r when former Jammu and Kashmir Police Chief Gurbachan Singh Jagat's tenure of five years had ended.The post of Manipur Governor had fallen vacant in July 2013r when former Jammu and Kashmir Police Chief Gurbachan Singh Jagat's tenure of five years had ended.
  • Question 8: Kisan Diwas is observed on...?Kisan Diwas is observed on...?
  • Explanation:Kisan Diwas or Farmer's Day is being observed today across the country. The day is observed to mark the birth anniversary of former Prime Minister and farmers' leader Chaudhary Charan Singh. The Uttar Pradesh government has declared a holiday in the stateKisan Diwas or Farmer's Day is being observed today across the country. The day is observed to mark the birth anniversary of former Prime Minister and farmers' leader Chaudhary Charan Singh. The Uttar Pradesh government has declared a holiday in the state
  • Question 9: RTGS stands for...?RTGS stands for...?
  • Explanation:RTGS systems are funds transfer systems where transfer of money or securities takes place from one bank to another on real time and on gross basis. RTGS systems are funds transfer systems where transfer of money or securities takes place from one bank to another on real time and on gross basis.
  • Question 10: India and____ have agreed to address each other's concerns on commerce and transit, including reduction of trade barriers. India and____ have agreed to address each other's concerns on commerce and transit, including reduction of trade barriers.
  • Explanation:India and Nepal have agreed to address each other's concerns on commerce and transit, including reduction of trade barriers and checking illegal trade along borders. The decisions were taken during the two-day Inter-Governmental Committee meeting that conIndia and Nepal have agreed to address each other's concerns on commerce and transit, including reduction of trade barriers and checking illegal trade along borders. The decisions were taken during the two-day Inter-Governmental Committee meeting that con