Cabinet has approved the ordinance that seeks to award death penalty for to those convicted of raping children below 12 years

The Union Cabinet on Saturday (21 April 2018) approved the promulgation of an ordinance that seeks to award death penalty to those convicted of raping children below 12 years. The Cabinet cleared the amendments to the Criminal Law Ordinance 2018 which will come in to force after President Ram Nath Kovind approves it, which should … Continue reading Cabinet has approved the ordinance that seeks to award death penalty for to those convicted of raping children below 12 years

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Vice President of India inaugurated the 2-day event of 12th Civil Services Day

The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu inaugurated the 2-day event of 12th Civil Services Day on April 20, 2018. The main objective of the Civil Services Day is to acknowledge and recognise the good work done by the civil servants. On this occasion, the work done for implementation of priority programmes is … Continue reading Vice President of India inaugurated the 2-day event of 12th Civil Services Day

Q. Debjani Ghosh will be the first female head of which of the following organizations?

Q. Debjani Ghosh will be the first female head of which of the following organizations? A. Intel Corp. B. Tata Consultancy Services C. NASSCOM D. Wipro Answer: C. NASSCOM Debjani Ghosh will take over as the president of the National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) in April 2018. Ghosh will be the first … Continue reading Q. Debjani Ghosh will be the first female head of which of the following organizations?

Q. Who became the first Indian woman to fly fighter aircraft solo?

Q. Who became the first Indian woman to fly fighter aircraft solo? A. Avani Chaturvedi B. Bhawana Kanth C. Mohana Singh D. Geeta Singh Answer: A. Avani Chaturvedi On February 19, 2018, IAF Avani Chaturvedi aged 24 years old became the first Indian woman to fly a fighter jet (MiG-21 bison) solo. She undertook this … Continue reading Q. Who became the first Indian woman to fly fighter aircraft solo?

Q. The Union Government has launched which app for Which app has been developed by National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) for highway users? users?

Q. Which app has been developed by National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) for highway users? A. Sukhad Yatra B. Yatra Susheel C. Samarth D. Vishwaas Answer: A. Sukhad Yatra Ministry of Road Transport and Highways headed by Nitin Gadkari has launched a new mobile app called ‘Sukhad Yatra’ which is aimed to empower frequent … Continue reading Q. The Union Government has launched which app for Which app has been developed by National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) for highway users? users?

PM Narendra Modi Conferred National Bravery Award to 18 Children

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on January 24th, 2018, gave away the National Bravery Award in New Delhi to 18 children selected from across the country.     While three of these were honoured posthumously, eight of these brave kids are from northeastern states. The recipients, selected from across India, were given a medal, certificate and … Continue reading PM Narendra Modi Conferred National Bravery Award to 18 Children

Current Affairs Quiz-18 December 2017

Q1. The Nordic-Baltic embassies hosted the first ever youth film festival of the European nations in the India city of A. Mumbai B. New Delhi C. Pune D. Chennai Answer: B. New Delhi    Learn more: http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ians/first-ever-nordic-baltic-youth-film-festival-in-india-117110701584_1.html Q2. Which state govt has appointed Phanindra Sama as Chief Innovation Officer of the State? A. Odisha B. Tamil Nadu … Continue reading Current Affairs Quiz-18 December 2017

GK Quiz-13 December 2017

Q1. In which of the following states, Rudrasagar Lake, also known as Rudijala, is a lake located? A. Uttarakhand B. Assam C. Himachal Pradesh D. Tripura Answer: D. Tripura Learn more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rudrasagar_Lake Q2. Which one of the following can one come across if one travels through the Strait of Malacca? A. Java B. Singapore C. Brunei D. … Continue reading GK Quiz-13 December 2017

Current Affairs[Quiz]-12 December 2017

Q1. Which scheme has been approved by the state government of Bihar aimed at putting a check on eve-teasing and other crimes against women at public places across the state? A. "Safe City for Women" B. "City Surveillance for Women" C. "Safe City Surveillance" D.  "Women Safety City Surveillance" Answer: C. "Safe City Surveillance" Learn more: http://www.business-standard.com/article/pti-stories/scheme-for-checking-crimes-against-women-at-public-places-117121101126_1.html Q2. The … Continue reading Current Affairs[Quiz]-12 December 2017