Jan. 14 2014 quiz

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  • Question 1: Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has given Industrial Incentive to___ 7th Jan. 2014 to 31st March, 2017?Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has given Industrial Incentive to___ 7th Jan. 2014 to 31st March, 2017?
  • Explanation:The scheme is aimed at creating an enabling growth and industrialization of these States and generation of more employment.The scheme is aimed at creating an enabling growth and industrialization of these States and generation of more employment.
  • Question 2: Park Geun-hye who recently visited India is...?Park Geun-hye who recently visited India is...?
  • Explanation:The two countries have a very robust economic relationship and bilateral trade reached over 18 billion Dollar in 2012.The two countries have a very robust economic relationship and bilateral trade reached over 18 billion Dollar in 2012.
  • Question 3: Recently new - SAT upholds order of SEBI against five entities, made headlines. What does SAT stand for?Recently new - SAT upholds order of SEBI against five entities, made headlines. What does SAT stand for?
  • Explanation:The Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) has upheld the order of Security Exchange Board of India, SEBI, against five entities in a case related to failure of disclosing requisite details to the bourses but reduced the penalty amount.The Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) has upheld the order of Security Exchange Board of India, SEBI, against five entities in a case related to failure of disclosing requisite details to the bourses but reduced the penalty amount.
  • Question 4: Indian Army Day is observed on...?Indian Army Day is observed on...?
  • Explanation:he Indian Army marked its 66th anniversary on Jan. 15 in Mumbai by honouring the martyrs at the Gateway of India.he Indian Army marked its 66th anniversary on Jan. 15 in Mumbai by honouring the martyrs at the Gateway of India.
  • Question 5: Yingluck Shinawatra is controversial leader of...?Yingluck Shinawatra is controversial leader of...?
  • Explanation:Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra of Thailand has ruled out deferring snap polls due Feb. 2014. Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra of Thailand has ruled out deferring snap polls due Feb. 2014.
  • Question 6: The UN is asking for___over the coming year for Syria, its biggest ever request for a single crisis?The UN is asking for___over the coming year for Syria, its biggest ever request for a single crisis?
  • Explanation:Half of the total population of Syrian people, nearly 9.3 million individuals, urgently need humanitarian aid. Half of the total population of Syrian people, nearly 9.3 million individuals, urgently need humanitarian aid.
  • Question 7: Goa Government has decided to increase the reservation for OBC from 19.5 to__per cent?Goa Government has decided to increase the reservation for OBC from 19.5 to__per cent?
  • Explanation:The chief Minister said that an eleborate survey of the OBC population in the state and recommendation from the OBC commission preceded the decision.The chief Minister said that an eleborate survey of the OBC population in the state and recommendation from the OBC commission preceded the decision.
  • Question 8: Which state took into account - literacy,educational and income background and job profiles while determining the backwardness in a recent survey?Which state took into account - literacy,educational and income background and job profiles while determining the backwardness in a recent survey?
  • Explanation:Out of a total population of 14 plus lakh the survey in Goa showed 3 lakh 84 thousand people in the OBC catagory divided in 19 castes,including two castes from among the Christian community. Out of a total population of 14 plus lakh the survey in Goa showed 3 lakh 84 thousand people in the OBC catagory divided in 19 castes,including two castes from among the Christian community.
  • Question 9: Second edition of the Syria Donors' conference held at...?Second edition of the Syria Donors' conference held at...?
  • Explanation:Kuwait will host the second edition of the Syria Donors' conference in Kuwait city today. Around 60 governments along with international agencies have been invited to make their pledges.Kuwait will host the second edition of the Syria Donors' conference in Kuwait city today. Around 60 governments along with international agencies have been invited to make their pledges.
  • Question 10: The first Indian Army officer to be promoted to the rank of Field Marshal? The first Indian Army officer to be promoted to the rank of Field Marshal?
  • Explanation:Born on 3 April 1914 into the Manekshaw family at Amritsar Sam Hormusji Framji Jamshedji Manekshaw, India's first Field MarshalBorn on 3 April 1914 into the Manekshaw family at Amritsar Sam Hormusji Framji Jamshedji Manekshaw, India's first Field Marshal