Current Affairs MCQ | 15 October, 2020 | UPSC PSC, SSC

1. Nirbadh initiatives has been started by

 
 
 
 

2. Who presided over the  BRICS Labour and Employment Ministers’ Virtual Meeting

 
 
 
 

3. Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct about the The Human Cost of Disasters 2000-2019 Report

1) The report is published by WHO

2) The report did not touch on biological hazards and disease-related disasters like the coronavirus pandemic.

3) Bangladesh is the 2nd most affected country by floods after China

 
 
 
 

4. Consider the following statements about the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

1) The UNDRR was established in 1999

2) It is headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland.

3) UNDRR’s Strategic Framework 2016-2021 has a vision to substantially reduce disaster

Which of the above is/are correct

 
 
 
 

5. Consider the following statements about National Post and Postal Week

1) It is celebrated from 9th to 15th October every year

2) Philately is the collection and study of postage stamps and postal history

3) With 1.5 Lac Post Offices, the DoP has the second most widely distributed postal network in the world.

Which of the above is/are correct

 
 
 
 

6. Consider the following statements about the Auction Theory

1) It studies how auctions are designed, what rules govern them, how bidders behave and what outcomes are achieved

2)Though Auctions are a method of Wealth creation and value addition to the Bidder it has no impact on the Society at Large

 
 
 
 

7. Consider the following statements about Kisan Rails

1) Kisan Rails are the first ever multi commodity trains

2) Indian Railways had run single commodity special trains like Banana Specials etc

3) The minimum consignment can be 500 Kg and can be booked from any stopping station to any other stopping station

Which of the above is/are correct

 
 
 
 

8. Consider the following statements about Capex

1)  These are measures to boost capital expenditure

2) Capex steps are directly linked to an increase in economic output given their high multiplier effect

3) These measures include the Leave Travel Concession (LTC) voucher scheme and exemptions in loan defaults

Which of the above is/are correct

 
 
 
 

9. Which of the following is NOT a reason for deteriorating Air Quality in North India

1) Stubble Burning, Vehicular Emission, Weather

2) High Population Density, Lack of Infrastructure, Firecrackers

3) Diesel generators, Dust Storm from Gulf countries, Thermal Power Plant and

 
 
 
 

10. Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct about The Sovereign Gold Bond 

1) The Scheme was launched in 2015

2) These are issued by the SBI on behalf of the Government of India

3) Minimum permissible investment is 1 gram of gold

 
 
 
 


 



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