03 May, 2018
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  • Question 1: The GoM related to Cess on Sugar will be headed by ...?
  • Explanation: The Goods and Services Tax Council has approved ownership change of GST Network structure and now it will be converted into a government holding. The GoM related to Cess on Sugar will be headed by Assam Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma. The other GoM considering on digital payments will be headed by Bihar's Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi.
  • Question 2: Human Resource Development Ministry has launched a major and unique initiative of online professional development of 1.5 million higher education faculty using the Massive Open Online Courses platform ...?
  • Explanation:National Resource Centres are tasked to prepare online training material with focus on new and emerging trends, pedagogical improvements and methodologies for transacting revised curriculum. Under the initiative, all in-service teachers, irrespective of their subject and seniority will have an enabling opportunity to keep abreast of the latest developments in their disciplines through the online refresher course.
  • Question 3: A restored ___ aircraft has joined the Indian Air Force more than four decades after the fleet was phased out following an illustrious service record?
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  • Question 4: Sports initiative - Star Khel Mahakumbh - launched at ....?
  • Explanation: A sports initiative - Star Khel Mahakumbh - was launched at Dharamshala in Himachal Pradesh today in the presence of 1,500 athletes. The athletes will compete in volleyball, basketball, cricket, football, kabaddi and athletics. Speaking at the launch, BJP MP Anurag Thakur said sports has the power to shape personalities and contribute immensely towards the holistic growth of an individual.
  • Question 5: Name the Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas?
  • Explanation: Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmednra Pradhan has said that government set a target of providing gas connections to 80 lakh households in Odisha by end of December this year. The minister said that LPG penetration in Odisha has already reached 58.55 percent till 1st May 2018 from 20 percent level in June 2014. He was speaking at the Pradhan Mantri LPG Panchayat at Mangalajodi of Khorda district in Odisha yesterday as part of Gram Swaraj Abhiyan.
  • Question 6: ___ government will provide 1 lakh shallow tubewells to farmers?
  • Explanation:Assam government will provide over 1 lakh shallow tubewells to farmers to double their income. State Agriculture Director M S Manivannan said that steps are being taken to give shallow tubewells to small and marginal farmers.
  • Question 7: In ____ Repayment of interest on bank loans taken by SHGs for women would be borne by state government?
  • Explanation:Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has announced that repayment of interest on bank loans taken by self-help groups for women would be borne by the state government till the income of each member of that group reaches one lakh rupees per annum. These self help groups (SHGs) for women were set up under the Deen Dayal Antyodya scheme in the state. He also said that three SHGs from each district in the state securing first, second and third positions would be awarded every year with a cash prize of one lakh, 50,000 and 25,000 rupees on the basis of their annual income.
  • Question 8: ___ has decided to suspend collection of all revenue, power recoveries from farmers in dust storm and heavy rain affected districts?
  • Explanation:Uttar Pradesh government has decided to suspend collection of all revenue and power recoveries from farmers in the all dust storm and heavy rain affected districts. It has claimed 76 lives and left 92 injured in the state. AIR Lucknow correspondent reports that Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, after visiting highly affected districts of Agra and Kanpur, announced the suspension of dues collection.
  • Question 9: ___ is hosting South Asian Junior Athletics Championships ?
  • Explanation:The inaugural edition of - Marshal Arjan Singh Memorial - All India Hockey Tournament conducted by the Air Force Sports Control Board will be held in Chandigarh from May 7 to 12.
  • Question 10: ___ is hosting the inaugural edition of - Marshal Arjan Singh Memorial - All India Hockey Tournament ?
  • Explanation:The inaugural edition of - Marshal Arjan Singh Memorial - All India Hockey Tournament conducted by the Air Force Sports Control Board will be held in Chandigarh from May 7 to 12. Sixteen teams (eight elite club teams of the country with another eight teams from the armed forces and paramilitary forces) are set to take part in the six-day tournament.
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