Select the correct code regarding the demographic data released by the Government of India recently:
Orissa shows the highest rates of death and infant mortality.
U.P. has the highest birth rate as well as the 2nd highest rate of infant mortality.
Kerala has the highest life expectancy as well as the lowest infant mortality rate.
Select the correct statements regarding the operations of the various Money Market components in India:
Commercial Paper route of borrowing working capital is profitable once inflation has peaked.
Cost of operation for the banks in the Call Money Market falls in wake of rising inflation.
Earnings from Money Market Mutual Funds see erosion with increased inflation.
Interest payments liabilities of the GoI on account of the Cash Management Bill increases' in case of decreased inflation.
The famous Washington Concensus was also used synonymous to which of the other following ideas? Select your answer using the code given below:
Select the correct code for pattern of power consumption in India:
Agriculture has the 3rd highest share.
Domestic consumption has the 2nd highest share.
Commercial consumption stands at 4th rank
Select the incorrect statement out of the following
Consider the following statements and select the correct code given below:
As per the Desertification and Land Degradation Atlas of India over 81 million hectares of land in the country has turned into arid, semi-arid or dry sub-humid region.
About 15 per cent of the country's geographical area is affected by desertification.
What is correct about the National Green Tribunal (NGT)? Select the answer using the code given below
Set up in October- 2010, this is supported by an Act of Parliament.
The Body will have circuit Benches across the country to try all matters related to and arising
out of environmental issues.
India is the first country in the world to have such a body.
What is correct about the recently approved National Clean Energy Fund (NCED? Select your answer using the code given below.
The fund will invest in ventures and technologies of clean energy technologies.
The funding may be done to public, private or even individual ventures in the area.
Maximum funding from the fund can be 50 per cent.
Which of the following are correct about the 'model of development' which the recently set up body NITI Aayog aims at. Select your answer using the code given below:
The Government has announced the restructured Technology Upgradation Fund Schemes (TUFS):
Select the correct statement/statements related to the scheme using the code given below:
The scheme was first launched in the fiscal 1998-99 to modernize the textile technology in
Restructured scheme has included the jute industry, too.
Select the correct code regarding per capita availability (PCA) of the important articles of consumption:
The PCA of cotton cloth is higher in India than that of man-made.
The PCA of edible oils is higher in India than that of sugar.
What is correct about the 'Plan Plus'?
Select the GoI programmes which do not facilitate the housing sector for Economically Weaker Section (EWS), using the code given below:
The corpus of the MPLADS has been recently increased and several changes in its operational guidelines and modalities have also been announced. Select the correct information related to it:
Water has emerged as a major area of concern for India in the recent time. Select the correct statement, using the code given below:
Between l951 and 2014 per capita water availability has increased by 15 per cent in India-the county has 4 per cent of the world fresh water today.
In India, irrigation accounts for 85 per cent of water requirement, drinking water accounts for 7 per cent with industries, energy and other
sectors on lower side.
Select the incorrect statements regarding the steel sector in India, using the code given below:
India consumes more steel than it produces.
India's demand-supply gap of steel is below 10 per cent today.
Select the correct ones from the following statements related to India's exposure to World Bank group, using the code given below:
India uses IDA funds on social sector.
IBRD loans are used by India primarily on infrastructure Development.
IBRD loans are cheaper than the IDA loans.
Select the statement which is not correct related to inflation
Select the incorrect statement/statements related to the Delhi Mumbai Industrial Corridor using the code given below:
Jodhpur-Pali-Marwar is the first node of the Delhi Mumbai Industrial corridor.
The second node of the Delhi Mumbai Industial Corridor, i.e., Khushkhera- Bhiwadi- Neemrana is coming up in Rajasthan.
Consider the following statements related to tea industry of India and select the correct code given below:
India is the largest produce and consumer of black tea in the world.
When it comes to export of tea, India ranks second with a global share of 24 per cent.
Indian tea industry is facing threats in the recent times on account of its high cost of production.
Select the correct parameters included in the World Happiness Report, using the code given below:
Freedom from corruption
Someone to count on
Perceived freedom to life choices
Which of the following is correct about 'net income'?
Which of the following sector has been set up a Venture Capital Fund (VCF) by the GoI?
Select the correct components of the 'disclosed reserves' of a bank's Tier 1 Capital as per the Basel III norms, using the code given below:
the SLR of the bank
liquid cash available with the bank
equity capital of the bank
Consider the following and select the correct code given below:
With Only 2.4 per cent of the land area, India accounts for above 7 per cent of the recorded species of the world.
India's high biodiversity content looks rather challenging when we realise the human and cattle population (20 percent), which it sustains.
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