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Exercise : Daily Current Affairs
  • December 14, 2022 Current Affairs
1.
CBIC initiated investigations into GST evasion of what amount by gaming companies?
Rs. 30000 Crore
Rs. 28000 Crore
Rs. 44000 Crore
Rs. 23000 Crore
Answer: Option
Explanation:
CBIC initiated investigations into GST evasion of Rs 23,000 crore by gaming companies.

2.
Government received how many crore in the form of taxes from entities for transactions in virtual digital assets (VDAs), including cryptocurrencies?
60.46 crore
50.65 crore
70.49 crore
45.65 crore
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The government received Rs 60.46 crore in the form of taxes from entities for transactions in virtual digital assets (VDAs), including cryptocurrencies.

3.
International Master Harshvardhan clinched the Asian junior chess title held in which country?
Philippines
France
Cuba
Chad
Answer: Option
Explanation:
International Master Harshvardhan clinches the Asian junior chess title held in the Philippines.

4.
Which state set up a panel to look into providing internal quota for Scheduled Castes?
Sikkim
Mizoram
Nagaland
Karnataka
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Karnataka sets up a panel to look into providing internal quota for Scheduled Castes.

5.
Bird flu was reported from two villages in which state where a Rapid response team formed?
Karnataka
Manipur
Kerala
Tripura
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Bird flu was reported in two villages in Kerala where a Rapid response team has been formed.

6.
Ministry of Power is organizing National Energy Conservation Day on which date?
December 12
December 13
December 14
December 16
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Ministry of Power is organizing National Energy Conservation Day on 14 December.

7.
According to the finance minister, banks wrote off NPAs totalling more than how much money in the previous five years?
5 Lakh Crore
8 Lakh Crore
9 Lakh Crore
10 Lakh Crore
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Banks wrote off NPAs of more than Rs 10 lakh crore in the last five years according to the finance minister.

8.
The finance ministry ordered all departments and ministries to discard all vehicles that are ___ years old and are no longer functional.
10 Year
15 Year
20 Year
23 Year
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Finance ministry directs all ministries and departments to scrap all 15-year-old vehicles that have become unserviceable.

9.
Manu Bhaker, who won a gold medal recently, belongs to which game?
Boxing
Shooting
Wrestling
Archery
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Manu Bhaker won the gold medal in the 10-metre pistol junior women's event at National Shooting Championship

10.
Which state got first prize in the Ayushman Bharat health card distribution sector?
Tamil Nadu
Jammu and Kashmir
Karnataka
Haryana
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Jammu and Kashmir got first prize in the Ayushman Bharat health card distribution sector.

11.
India's employable talent rises; women workforce increases according to The Wheebox India Skills Report for which year?
2022
2023
2020
2021
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India's employable talent rises, women's workforce increases according to The Wheebox India Skills Report 2023.

12.
The first' The Purple fast' for people with disabilities to be held in which state?
Gujarat
Goa
Tamil Nadu
Odisha
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The first' The Purple fast' for people with disabilities is to be held in Goa.

13.
India's November retail inflation dipped below what amount for the first time this year?
6%
5%
4%
7%
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India's November retail inflation dipped below 6% for the first time this year; October IIP Contracts 4%.

14.
Tourism minister dedicated four projects under the Swadesh Darshan scheme to the nation in which city?
Puducherry
Pune
Bhopal
Patna
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The tourism minister dedicated four projects under the Swadesh Darshan scheme to the nation in Puducherry.

15.
Which state has become the first state to launch Climate Change Mission?
Meghalaya
Tamil Nadu
Jharkhand
Mizoram
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Tamil Nadu has become the first state to launch Climate Change Mission.

16.
Which state set up 'Inter-caste/ Inter-faith marriage-family coordination committee'?
Bihar
Rajasthan
Maharashtra
Jharkhand
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Maharashtra set up an 'Inter-caste/ Inter-faith marriage-family coordination committee'.

17.
The first carbon-neutral farm in the country has been established in which state?
Kerala
Haryana
Punjab
Madhya Pradesh
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The first carbon-neutral farm in the country has been established in Kerala.

18.
Which state Assembly passed Bill to remove Governor as the Chancellor of the state's universities?
Kerala
Goa
Assam
Odisha
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Kerala Assembly passed Bill to remove Governor as Chancellor of the state's universities.

19.
Which country announced a nuclear fusion breakthrough; hailed as a milestone for the future of clean energy?
Colombia
USA
Gabon
Haiti
Answer: Option
Explanation:
USA announced nuclear fusion breakthrough; hailed as a milestone for the future of clean energy.