Which of the following is not included in the Command Area Development Water Management Programme (CADWMP)? Select your answer using code given below:
Crop diversification, cropping pattern
Bridging gap between created and utilised irrigation facilities
Social and agro-forestry and reclamation of'usar' areas
Consider the following statements and select the correct code given below:
'Loss assets' are those NPAs of the banks which have been categorised as such either by the internet external auditors or the RBI.
'Loss assets' are finally written off by the banks.
Select the incorrect information given below about the new series of the wholesale price index (WPI) using the code given below:
The new series has been added with 24 new items to it.
'Fuel & Power' group has seen an inclusion of 2 new items.
There has been an addition in the number of items called primary articles.
'Manufactured Products' group has seen the maximum number of additions to the tune of 273 new items
Consider the following statements about the nature of economic planning under the Planning Commission and select the correct one/ones using the code given below:
It has been a process of socio-economic planning.
It has been inclusive of Gandhian Socialism.
Which of the Five Year Plan India adopts the idea of considering 'primary sector' as the 'prime moving force'of the economy?
Select the incorrect 'objectives' of planning in India from the given list, using the code given below:
Modemisation and self-reliance
Poverty alleviation and checking economic inequality
Increasing economic growth and mass production
Select the correct statement/statements about the traits of imperative planning' from the given list, using the code given below:
Only quantitative taxgets are set as was the case in pre-reform India.
The planning process of the state economies were, generally, imperative.
Consider the statements and select the correct code given below:
Global Hunger Index is released annually by the US based food research institute IFPRI.
IFPRI is funded by governments of the world, private businesses, foundations and the World Bank other than the UNO
Select the correct statements about the recently set up Bharatiya Mahila Bank (BMB), using the code given below:
The bank will focus on lending predominantly to women and companies that focus on women's activities/products but there will be no restriction on deposits by men.
The bank is looking at providing assistance through credit to set up day-care centers and start organised catering services.
BNB will also tie up with NGOs, and train women in various vocations in order to penetrate deeper into rural areas.
Chhavi Rajawat, a Sarpanch from Rajasthan is one among the six board members of the bank.
Select the All India Financial Institutions (AIFIs) currently regulated by the RBI from the given list, using the code given below:
Consider the following statement- "Most of the world's poor people earn their living from agriculture, so if we knew the economics of agriculture, we would know much of economics of being poor". Which of the following documents has used the above-given saying of the Economics Nobel Laweate Theodore Schultz?
Consider the following statements regarding the NBFCs operating in India and select the correct one/ones, using the code given below:
NBFCs as a whole account for over 15 per cent of the assets of the Indian financial system.
Two broad categories of the NBFCs, i.e., NBFCs-D and NBFC-ND is on the basis whether they are registered with the RBI or not.
Select the international credit rating agencies, which are involved in India's sovereign rating, using the code given below:
Select the incorrect statement/statements from the given list using the code given below:
Insurance penetration, in the life segment, is defined as per thousand persons insured.
Insurance penetration in life segment for India is presently over 143.
Select the correct statement about 'micro insurance' in India:
Select the correct statement/statements regarding the pension reforms in India, using the code given below:
Pension reforms in India have evolved primarily in response to the need of reform in the Government Pension system.
These have been designed to make a shift from 'defined-benefit' to 'defined-contribution' by putting a cap on the Government's liability.
Select the correct statement/statements regarding current challenge of India,s financial stability, using the code given below: 1. After the global financial crisis, the issue of financial stability in India has drawn great attention mainly due to transmission of its impact on the real sector. 2. The slowdown in the real sector has compounded the need for policymakers to consider steps for maintaining financial stability.
Recent decrease in farm labourers has been attributed to the MGNREGS by the Government of India.
Which of the following is not among the objectives of the MCLR, operationalised by the RBI recently
Consider the following statements related to the recommendations of the RBI appointed Urjit Patel Committee report and select the incorrect ones using the codes given below:
The committee has suggested to privatise the public sector banks by divesting minimum 51 per cent of their shares by the government so that they can be Basel III capital compliant.
It has advised the RBI to consider 4-6 percent of CPI (N) inflation as the healthy range in the long-term i.e., by 2017-18.
The GoI has been suggested to check its fiscal deficit to 3 percent by 2015-16.
It has advised an autonomy for the RBI in its function regarding credit and monetary policy-
Select the incorrect recommendations of the RBI appointed Nchiket Mor Committee report, using the code given below:
The 'payments banks' will be involved in only payments with no deposits mobilisation functions.
The'wholesale banks' to be responsible for onl5r 'corporate' lending with no retail lending.
For the supervision of all NGOs and business entities involved in money services there will a 'regulatory commission' at the state level controlled by the concemed state governments.
RBI has adopted some of the advices of the Committee in the lst Bi-monthly Credit & Monetary Policy announced early April 2014.
What is correct about the Nutrient Based Subsidy (NBS) policy for fertilizers recently implemented by the Government of India?
Which of the following has recently published the 'India Human Development Report-2011'?
Which of the following bodies has grouped India into four zones as per their propensities of seismicity?
Consider the following statements related to thecurrent provision of using the disinvestmentproceeds and select the correct ones using the code given below:
The allocitions out of the NIF will be decided by the Union Budget.
Only the profits accruing out of the NIF can be used that too only on the social sector.
The government has approved allocations from the NIF towards spending on recapitalization of Fublic Sector Banks.
Fund of the NIF can be used for equity infusion in the Metro projects.
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