Jul. 10 2014 quiz

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  • Question 1: Which job portal has been launched by Govt of India for providing employment to skilled persons and manpower to prospective employersWhich job portal has been launched by Govt of India for providing employment to skilled persons and manpower to prospective employers
  • Explanation:The National Institute for Entrepreurship and Small Business Development, an autonomous body under MSME, has designed the portal. The National Institute for Entrepreurship and Small Business Development, an autonomous body under MSME, has designed the portal.
  • Question 2: Term 'Golden Boot' is associated with which game? Term 'Golden Boot' is associated with which game?
  • Explanation:In football. World Cup Golden Boot, awarded to the top goal scorer of the FIFA World Cup. In football. World Cup Golden Boot, awarded to the top goal scorer of the FIFA World Cup.
  • Question 3: Air India is now the only Indian airline which is the member of ___ airlines club operating over 18,500 flights a day in 192 countries?Air India is now the only Indian airline which is the member of ___ airlines club operating over 18,500 flights a day in 192 countries?
  • Explanation:Now the passengers will further benefit from a wider choice on routes connecting North America, Europe, Asia and Australia via the Indian Subcontinent. Now the passengers will further benefit from a wider choice on routes connecting North America, Europe, Asia and Australia via the Indian Subcontinent.
  • Question 4: As per UN report Delhi has become world's second most populous city after___? As per UN report Delhi has become world's second most populous city after___?
  • Explanation:Tokyo topped UN's ranking of the most populous cities in 2014 with 38 million inhabitants. India is projected to add the highest number of people to its urban population by 2050, ahead of China. Tokyo topped UN's ranking of the most populous cities in 2014 with 38 million inhabitants. India is projected to add the highest number of people to its urban population by 2050, ahead of China.
  • Question 5: What is the name of India's first fully indigenously built major war ship, the anti- submarine warfare corvette?What is the name of India's first fully indigenously built major war ship, the anti- submarine warfare corvette?
  • Explanation:Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Limited of Kolkata have built the super sophisticated frontline warship.Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers Limited of Kolkata have built the super sophisticated frontline warship.
  • Question 6: What is Great Indian Bustard? What is Great Indian Bustard?
  • Explanation:In Rajasthan, the wildlife authorities have become successful in hatching of an egg of critically endangered bird Great Indian Bustard in the Desert National Park near Jaisalmer. In Rajasthan, the wildlife authorities have become successful in hatching of an egg of critically endangered bird Great Indian Bustard in the Desert National Park near Jaisalmer.
  • Question 7: What is Project Godawan? What is Project Godawan?
  • Explanation:The Great Indian Bustard, popularly known as Godawan, is Rajasthan's State Bird, and the government started "Project Godawan' for its conservation. The Great Indian Bustard, popularly known as Godawan, is Rajasthan's State Bird, and the government started "Project Godawan' for its conservation.
  • Question 8: India has signed loan agreements with World Bank for disaster recovery project in ___?India has signed loan agreements with World Bank for disaster recovery project in ___?
  • Explanation:The project will get an assistance of $153 million to restore and improve housing and public services in targeted communities of Odisha.The project will get an assistance of $153 million to restore and improve housing and public services in targeted communities of Odisha.
  • Question 9: India plans to eradicate the dreaded vector-borne disease, Kala Azar by___?India plans to eradicate the dreaded vector-borne disease, Kala Azar by___?
  • Explanation:Earlier the Union Government had set a target to wipe out the disease by 2008, which has been revised twice to 2010 and now to 2015.Earlier the Union Government had set a target to wipe out the disease by 2008, which has been revised twice to 2010 and now to 2015.
  • Question 10: Kala-azar is caused by....?Kala-azar is caused by....?
  • Explanation:Kala-azar is world’s second deadliest vector borne disease after Malaria and has plans to eradicate it by 2015. Kala-azar is world’s second deadliest vector borne disease after Malaria and has plans to eradicate it by 2015.