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Exercise :: National - Latest Current Affairs

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1. 

Graduate Muslim Girls to get ___________ Shaadi Shagun from Modi Government.

A. Rs 51,000
B. Rs 25,000
C. Rs 30,000
D. Rs 72,000

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Meritorious Muslim girls who go on to complete graduation before marriage will get a special gift of Rs.51,000 from the Narendra Modi government. The shaadi shagun - as the scheme is called- is aimed at incentivising higher education among minority groups.

2. 

India ranked _________ among 119 developing countries on the Global Hunger Index 2017.

A. 100
B. 98
C. 52
D. 84

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

India is ranked 100th among 119 developing countries on the Global Hunger Index 2017. As per the report, India ranks below many of its neighbouring countries such as China (29th rank), Nepal (72), Myanmar (77), Sri Lank (84) and Bangladesh (88). It is ahead of Pakistan (106) and Afghanistan (107).

3. 

The joint training exercise "Mitra Shakti 2017" has started between India and which country?

A. Japan
B. South Korea
C. Sri Lanka
D. Bhutan

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Mitra Shakti 2017, a joint exercise between India and Sri Lanka for military co-operation and interoperability, will be conducted at the Aundh Military Camp in Pune between October 13 and 25. The training exercise is considered an important effort in India's response to China's growing influence in South Asia and the Indian Ocean region.

4. 

India ranks __________ largest market for pharma according to LinkedIn Report.

A. Fourth
B. Third
C. Second
D. Fifth

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The 13.7 percent contribution to the global pharmaceuticals and biotechnology workforce India has emerged as the second largest market for the industry, a report by professional networking giant LinkedIn has revealed. The report, detailed in the newly released e-book "The Indian Pharma and Biotech Industry", showed that while New Delhi, Kolkata, and Chandigarh are thriving grounds for talent in this sector in India, talent migration is highest to the US.

5. 

With which country India signed a MoC for setting up flexible LNG market?

A. South Korea
B. Japan
C. Myanmar
D. China

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Union Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has recently approved signing of the Memorandum of Cooperation (MoC) with Japan on establishing a Liquid, Flexible and Global LNG Market. The MoC will provides a framework to cooperate in facilitating flexibility in LNG contracts,abolition of Destination Restriction Clause (DRC) and also explore possibilities of cooperation in establishing reliable LNG spot price indices, reflecting true LNG demand and supply. This MoC is expected to be signed during the forthcoming visit of Hon'ble Minister for Skill Development & Entrepreneurship during October 16-18, 2017 at Tokyo.