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    Visitor No:  3095847 Dated : 31:Oct:2014   
Ques. : 1   The committee constituted by the govt on “DRISHTI” (Driving Information System for Holistic Tax Initiatives) has submitted its report to the finance ministry. Which of the following is NOT a recommendation made by it?
1) Creation of National Taxpayer Services Directorate 2) Leveraging Service Oriented Architecture for IT Applications
3) Merging different Customs IT Applications into a Single System 4) Enabling Mobility solutions in Business Workflows
5) None of these Show Answer
Ques. : 2   The ‘Statue of Unity’ which will be double the size of 'Statue of Liberty,' US and four times that of 'Christ the Redeemer,' Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, will be built on the Sadhu island in the _______district of Gujarat.
1) Narmada 2) Jamnagar
3) Bhavnagar 4) Bharuch
5) Ahmedabad Show Answer
Ques. : 3   An individual having a ‘Basic Savings Bank Deposit Account’ with a bank cannot have which of the following accounts in that bank?
1) Recurring Deposit 2) Term/Fixed Deposit
3) Savings 4) Loan
5) None of these Show Answer
Ques. : 4   The Gujarat govt has issued work order for constructing world’s tallest statue, The Statue of Unity. Which of the following is NOT correct about the project?
1) The work order has been issued to L&T. 2) The statue will be made out of iron collected from farmers across India.
3) The total height of the statue from the base (or reduce level) will be 240 meters, which includes base level of 58 meters. 4) The project is to be completed by 2018.
5) None of these Show Answer
Ques. : 5   The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) named the cyclonic storm arisen in the Arabian Sea recently as Nilofar. The name 'Nilofar' was suggested by which of the following countries?
1) Thailand 2) Myanmar
3) Bangladesh 4) Sri Lanka
5) Pakistan Show Answer
Ques. : 6   India and Mexico held the sixth session of the Joint Commission Meeting recently. Which of the following is NOT a major item exported by India to Mexico?
1) Crude oil 2) Vehicles and auto parts
3) Electrical machinery and equipment 4) Pharmaceuticals
5) Textiles and garments Show Answer
Ques. : 7   What is India’s ranking in the World Economic Forum's 2014 gender gap index?
1) 142nd 2) 126th
3) 114th 4) 101st
5) None of these Show Answer
Ques. : 8   Due to uncertainty over oil supplies from West Asia, India is keen to diversify its imports and planning to buy crude from which of the following countries as announced by the Oil Minister Dharmendra Pradhan?
1) US 2) Russia
3) Mexico 4) All the above
5) Only 1) and 3) Show Answer
Ques. : 9   Name the chairman of the committee constituted by the govt to assess compensation for coal blocks cancelled by the Supreme Court recently?
1) Chitra Ramkrishna 2) Pratyush Sinha
3) Shashi Kant Sharma 4) M Damodaran
5) CB Bhave Show Answer
Ques. : 10   Which of the following pairs of agencies and their heads is NOT matched correctly?
1) NIA – Sharad Kumar 2) NSG – Jayanta Choudhury
3) BSF – DK Pathak 4) CBI – Ranjit Sinha
5) RAW – Ajit Doval Show Answer