[UPSC PRELIMS-2014] Insights Secure Prelims-2014, 03 July 2014

Time limit: 0 Quiz-summary 0 of 5 questions completed Questions: 1 2 3 4 5 Information Welcome to Insights Secure Prelims – 2014 initiative. The following questions are based on current events that appear in PIB (Public Information Bureau) and from some important newspapers. To view Solutions, follow these instructions: Click on – ‘Start Quiz’ …

[UPSC PRELIMS-2014] Insights Secure Prelims-2014: Questions on Current Events, June 26, 2014

Time limit: 0 Quiz-summary 0 of 5 questions completed Questions: 1 2 3 4 5 Information Welcome to Insights Secure Prelims – 2014 initiative. The following questions are based on current events that appear in PIB (Public Information Bureau) and from some important newspapers. To view Solutions, follow these instructions: Click on – ‘Start Quiz’ …

Insights Secure Prelims – 2014: MCQs On Current Events

ARCHIVES 21 May 2014 Today’s Questions 1. With reference to National Waqf Development Corporation Limited (NAWADCO), consider the following statements It is a public sector undertaking by the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises It is being established for the development of Waqf properties for the community welfare particularly for Muslims in India. It is being established …

Insights Secure Prelims – 2014: MCQs On Current Events

ARCHIVES 20 May 2014 Today’s Questions 1. With reference to Information Technology Agreement (ITA) and India , consider the following statements It has benefited India as far as manufacturing in the domestic hardware industry is concerned. It is a plurilateral agreement of WTO under which participants have to reduce all product tariffs to zero level Which of …

Insights Secure Prelims – 2014: MCQs On Current Events

ARCHIVES 14 May 2014 Today’s Questions 1. With reference to the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), consider the following statements It is established as an Attached Office of the Planning Commission It is a statutory authority Its mission is to issue a unique identification number (UIDAI) to 1 Billion Indians by 2015 Which of the statements given above …

Insights Secure Prelims – 2014: MCQs On Current Events

ARCHIVES 12 May 2014 Today’s Questions 1. With reference to NABARD  and its various development initiatives , consider the following statements NABARD is the National Implementation Entity for the overall management of the projects and programmes financed by the Adaptation Fund  under UNFCC Rural Innovation Fund (RIF), an initiative of NABARD is a fund designed to support innovative, …

Insights Secure Prelims – 2014: MCQs On Current Events

ARCHIVES 8 May 2014 Today’s Questions 1. With reference to  Perpetual Non-Cumulative Preference Shares (PNCPS), consider the following statements These are  type of preferred stock that has no maturity date Recently union cabinet agreed to convert these shares held by India in various public sector banks into equities Converting them to equity ensures adequate Tier-I capital in public …

Insights Secure Prelims – 2014: MCQs On Current Events

ARCHIVES 5 May 2014 Today’s Questions 1. With reference to Tablighi Jamaat movement, consider the following statements It  came forth as an offshoot of the Deobandi movement. Largest number of followers of this movement are in Saudi Arabia It has a following of large number of Shia Muslims Which of the statements given above is/are incorrect? a. …

Insights Secure Prelims-2014: MCQs On Current Events

ARCHIVES 29 April 2014 Today’s Questions 1. With reference to   Indian Regional Navigational Satellite System (IRNSS), consider the following statements ISRO Navigation Centre (INC) at Byalalu, is the nerve center of the IRNSS Ground Segment. All of its seven Satellites will be placed in the Geostationary Equatorial orbit The navigation software for IRNSS is being developed with the …