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  • Miscellaneous - Latest Current Affairs
1. 

Which Ministry has recently published a guidelines to establish charging station for EV (Electric Vehicles) at every 25 km to outline the ways to build fueling points?

A. Ministry of Urban Development
B. Ministry of Commerce and Industry
C. Ministry of Housing and Urban affairs
D. Ministry of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The ministry of Housing and Urban affairs has published a set of guidelines to establish charging station for EV (Electric Vehicles) at every 25 km to outline the ways to build fueling points. This necessity of instituting charging stations has arrived as government expects that 25% of road vehicles will be electric by 2030. Norms and standards of Electric vehicles will be incorporated by the building byelaws agencies of the respective guiding documents of the state government and union territories. For making provisions for establishing EV infrastructures, Ministry has made amendments to the guidelines of MBBL (Model Building Bye laws), 2016 and URDPFI (Urban Regional Development Plans Formulation and Implementation), 2014.

2. 

Who organised a 2-day workshop on "Committee of Creditors: An Institution of Public Faith" in Mumbai?

A. ICAL
B. SEBI
C. IBBI
D. RBI

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board of India (IBBI), organised a 2-day workshop on "Committee of Creditors: An Institution of Public Faith" on 15-16 Feb,19 in Mumbai. It was the first of its kind organised jointly with State Bank of India (SBI) & Indian Institute of Corporate Affairs (IICA). Dr. MS Sahoo (Chairperson-IBBI) & Mr. Rajnish Kumar (Chairman-SBI) were some of the faculty members.

3. 

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi inaugurated a school to improve the quality of education amongst tribal people. It was named as;

A. Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan
B. Ekalavya Model Residential School
C. Navodaya Vidyalaya Samiti
D. National Institute of Open Schooling

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Prime Minister inaugurated the Ekalavya Model Residential School which has a capacity of 420 students in Nanded, in order to improve the quality of education amongst tribal people.The School is spread in 16 acres and equipped with modern facilities including provision for food, residential facility, playground and IT facilities.

4. 

Maharashtra's UNICEF joined hands with this organisation for addressing issues in child protection.

A. Directorate of Technical Education
B. Education Department, Goa
C. Directorate Of Women And Child Development
D. Women and Child Development, Goa

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

In order to focus on the issues in the area of chid protection in the state, the UNICEF in Maharashtra joined hands with Goa Women and Child Development (WCD). Discussion was held on "Key challenges around child protection in Goa" at a training programme on Integrated Child Protection Scheme(ICPS), by WCD, which saw the participation of Ms. Rajeshwari Chandrasekar, Chief Field Officer,UNICEF Maharashtra and Ms. Alpa Vora, Consultant, Child Protection, UNICEF. Issue of migrant children who face a whole lot of different problems linked with challenges of livelihood, alcoholism, etc., of their poor parents, or the children themselves were brought to light, among other issues.

5. 

Which organisation released World Employment and Social Outlook Trends 2019 report.

A. International Labour Organization
B. United Nations
C. OCED
D. UNESCO

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The International Labour Organization released World Employment and Social Outlook Trends 2019 report. As per the report, unemployment rates will fall to 4.9% in 2019 and remains steady in 2020. Among the age group 15-24 the global unemployment stood at 11.8% which is much higher than it is among other age groups. In the global labor market, 2 billion out of 3.3 billion people worked keeping their economic security at risk in informal employment.