Jan. 25 2017 quiz

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  • Question 1: Centre will invest ____ crore in North East in telecom infra ? केंद्र टेलीकॉम इंफ्रा में उत्तर पूर्व में ____ करोड़ का निवेश करेगी?
  • Explanation: The Centre will invest 5,500 crore rupees in North East in telecom infrastructure in the next two years.Talking to newspersons in Guwahati this evening,Telecom Secretary J S Deepak said that much thrust has been given to improve the telecom scenario in North East. By the end of next year all Gram Panchayat of the country will be connected through optical fibre network. The Centre will invest 5,500 crore rupees in North East in telecom infrastructure in the next two years.Talking to newspersons in Guwahati this evening,Telecom Secretary J S Deepak said that much thrust has been given to improve the telecom scenario in North East. By the end of next year all Gram Panchayat of the country will be connected through optical fibre network.
  • Question 2: What is ISDS mechanism opposed by India, Brazil and some other nation?ISDS तंत्र भारत, ब्राजील और कुछ अन्य देश द्वारा विरोध किया क्या है? ISDS क्या है
  • Explanation: ndia and a few other countries have rejected an informal proposal made by the EU and Canada to work towards a multilateral pact on investments at the World Trade Organisation that will have an Investor-State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) mechanism built into it.
  • Question 3: Central Government has shifted disinvestment advice from Public Asset Management (DIPAM) toकेन्द्र सरकार को सार्वजनिक एसेट मैनेजमेंट (DIPAM) से विनिवेश सलाह __को स्थानांतरित कर दिया ?
  • Explanation: In keeping with its ongoing efforts to streamline the disinvestment process, the government transferred the role of advising the government on how to utilise the proceeds from disinvestment from the Department of Investment and Public Asset Management (DIPAM) to the Department of Economic Affairs.
  • Question 4: The National Tourism Day is celebrated on which day in India? राष्ट्रीय पर्यटन दिवस __ को पर मनाया जाता है?
  • Explanation:National Tourism Day is celebrated on January 25 all over the country. Tourism Day is celebrated to encourage more tourism in India.
  • Question 5: ___ has launched Chief Minister Award to the best performing district in adopting digital payment methods and familiarising cashless transactions among a large section of people?किस राज्य ने डिजिटल भुगतान के तरीके अपनाने के लिए सबसे अच्छा मुख्यमंत्री पुरस्कार प्रदर्शन ज़िला पुरस्कार का निर्णया लिया है ?
  • Explanation: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal mooted for cashless transactions through grassroot level programmes, saying his government has initiated several steps to digitise payment methods. Cashless payment has the potential to root out corruption from the system and citizens must adopt cashless transactions as a way of life. Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal mooted for cashless transactions through grassroot level programmes, saying his government has initiated several steps to digitise payment methods. Cashless payment has the potential to root out corruption from the system and citizens must adopt cashless transactions as a way of life.
  • Question 6: Who has been appointed as the Chairman of the Eastern India Regional Council of The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI)?___ भारतीय कंपनी सचिव संस्थान (आईसीएसआई) के पूर्वी भारत क्षेत्रीय परिषद के अध्यक्ष के रूप में नियुक्त किया गया है?
  • Explanation: Siddhartha Murarka has been appointed as the Chairman of the Eastern India Regional Council of The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI). His term began from January 19, Murarka, a fellow member of the ICSI, was the head of risk management and compliance at a member firm of the PwC before starting his own practice. Siddhartha Murarka has been appointed as the Chairman of the Eastern India Regional Council of The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI). His term began from January 19, Murarka, a fellow member of the ICSI, was the head of risk management and compliance at a member firm of the PwC before starting his own practice.
  • Question 7: e-health project will be launched by __ with the support of World Bank (WB)? ई-स्वास्थ्य परियोजना के लिए विश्व बैंक (पश्चिम बंगाल) के समर्थन के साथ __ द्वारा शुरू किया जाएगा?
  • Explanation: The Kerala government will officially launch the World Bank-aided e-health project across the state that envisages the development of Electronic Health Records (HER) of the population and end-to-end automation of all government healthcare institutions, along with the integration of an electronic demographic databaseThe Kerala government will officially launch the World Bank-aided e-health project across the state that envisages the development of Electronic Health Records (HER) of the population and end-to-end automation of all government healthcare institutions, along with the integration of an electronic demographic database
  • Question 8: Vkaao, theatre on demand service, is launched byVkaao, theatre on demand service, is launched by
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  • Question 9: What is the theme of 2017 Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF)? 2017 जयपुर साहित्य महोत्सव (JLF) का विषय क्या है?
  • Explanation: The festival offered lively debates around modern India in the context of its history and future. In the 5-day festival, approx 250 authors, thinkers, politicians, journalists and popular culture icons participated.गुलाबी नगरी जयपुर में आयोजित होने वाले साहित्य महोत्सव में दुनियाभर के साहित्यकार भाग लेते हैं. सबसे पहले साल 2006 में जयपुर साहित्य महोत्सव का आयोजन किया गया. उस समय महोत्सव प्रतिभागियों की संख्या 2500 थी. इस साहित्‍य महोत्‍सव में दुनिया भर के बुकर, पुलित्जर और नोबल पुरुस्कार विजेता भी भाग लेते हैं. यही वजह है कि इसे साहित्य का महाकुम्भ भी कहा जाता है.