189152. E gets down after how many stations at which F gets down ?
189153. Which of the following statement(s) is/are True about the Union Budget 2007-2008 presented
in the Lok Sabha recently ?
(A) Slight change in rates of direct taxes.
(B) Basic exemption limit raised to Rs. 1, 10,000
(C) Education Cess increased from 3% to 4%.
189154. As per the news in the leading newspapers Government of India is in process of the establishment of `SROs' for various market participants in the capital market. What is the full form of 'SROs' ?
189155. Who amongst the following is going to issue 'Rural Bonds' of Rs.5,000 crores in days to come?
189156. Which of the following countries has recently got entry in the top 20 Wealth Markets of the World ? (It is placed at 20th rank)
189157. The Government of India has recently appointed a committee to review Forward Trading of Agro-product. Who amongst the following is the Chairman of the Committee ?
189158. The Aero India Show 2007 was organized in February 2007 in
189159. Who amongst the following is the author of the book "The Algebra of Infinite Justice" ?
189160. One of the significant decisions taken in the ASEAN Summit held in Cebu (Phillippines) recently was to expedite the process of establishment of the ASEAN Community by the year
189161. Which of the following diseases is caused by the deficiency of Iron in human body '?
189162. Many a times we read a term MSS in relation to banking transactions. What is the full form of MSS ?
189163. Lot of western countries are these days attracted towards Asian countries and are entering into
more and more business/trade agreements with them. Which of the following is/are the main
factor(s) for the same ?
(A) Huge untapped market.
(B) Availability of knowledge based human capital.
(C) Huge amount of capital parked idle.
(D) Saturation of Western market,
189164. Who amongst the following is the Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission of India presently ?
189165. With which of the following countries did India ban trade in arms, besides exchange of equipment
and technology that can contribute to nuclear programmes with North Korea and Iran in April 2007 ?
189166. The navies of the United States and India and Japan's Maritime Self-Defence held the first joint
military drill in the Pacific Ocean in 2007. Where was this carried out ?
189167. The African country in which Indian communities were targeted, in 2007, by people for demoonstrating against a government plan to cut down forest reserve, is
189168. The Union Commerce and Industry Minister, Kamalnath released the annual ment to the Foreign Trade Policy
(2004-2009) in Ne in 2007. The measure would help maintain a cumulative annual growth rate of ____ in the past three years
189169. According to the Wor report, "From Compe Home to Competing A case study of India culture, released on India's share in global of vegetables is
189170. As a part of the Government's focus on development of the North East Region, the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) announced an ambitious "Assam Renewal Project" package in 2007. The package entails an investment of Rs.
189171. The Union Government in 2007 reduced the customs duty on crude and refined palm oil by percentage points to check rising prices of these edible oils and contain inflation.
189172. Which of the following countries were chosen in a shock vote by European football's governing body UEFA recently, to jointly host the Euro 2012 Championship ?
189173. In a rare distinction, an Indian has recently been selected to mark for the European Space Agency's Student Orbiter Mission, tasked with designing the power supply technology for a moon orbitting satellite. He is
189174. Who, among the following was/were conferred with the Prime Minister's Awards for Excellence
in Public Administration recently by Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh ?
(i) Nirmala Joshi
(ii) Rajiv Chawla
(iii) R.S. Pandey
(iv) Prasoon Goyal
189175. Who among the following was elected President of the Women International Democratic Federation at the 14th Congress of the WIDF held in Caracas, Venezuela in 2007 ?
189176. Consider the following persons :
(i) Kenneth R. Weiss
(ii) Usha Lee Mc Farling
(iii) P. Sainath
(iv) Rick Loomis
which of the above given persons won the Pulitzer Rize for explanatory reporting on the world's distressed oceans recently ?
Select the correct answer using the codes given below :
189177. According to the report of the Eminent Persons Group (EPG) of Asian Development Bank released recently the primary focus of the bank should be on lending to projects so as to maintain its relevance in the changing economic sccenario in the South Asian region, especially India
189178. India'S first composite Education development Index was released recently, which of the following institutes has prepared this index ?
189179. Recently the Romanian parliament approved an impeachment proposal against the country's president , paving the way for the legislature to organise a referndum within 30 days to permanently remove him form of ce . the impeached president is
189180. Union Minister of Commerce and Industry, Kamalnath held a billateral meeting with Kr-irk- ai Jirapaet, Thailand's Minister of Commerce at New Delh in 2007. From the ASEAN Nations, Thailand is the ___ largest investor in India.
189181. The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) recently signed Memorandum of Understanding with the Securities and Exchange Comission(s) of
(iv) South Africa
Select the correct answer using the codes given below "
189182. Which Indian exports will hit United States stores for the first time in 18 years after a bilateral meeting of the trade forum chaired by Indian and US representatives recently ?
189183. According to the Food and Agriculture Organisations Crop Prospects and Food Situation Report, released recently the world cereal production in 2007 is set to reach a record million tonnes.
189184. Who, among the following golfers, won the Augusta National Golf Masters tournament at Augusta (USA) in April 2007 ?
189185. The South Korean city which was picked by the General Assembly of the Olympic Council of
Asia (OCA) in 2007 as the venue for the 2014 Asian Games is
189186. Who among the following was crowned as Pantaloons Fernina Miss India World 2007 at a glittering Miss India Contest in Mumbai ?
189187. According to a report released by the World Wide Fund for Nature, eleven of the world's
greatest natural wonders face destructions if the climate continues to warm up at the current
rate. Which of the following wonders of the Indian subcontinent gure on this list ?
(ii) Valley of Flowers
Select the correct answer using the codes given below :
189188. The Isaac Newton telescope made international news in April 2007 when it captured the most detailed ever taken images of the Rosette Nebula, a vast cloud of cosmic detritus left over from dying stars in 4,500 light years from earth. The Isaac Newton tele- scope is located in in England.
189189. The Japanese space craft Hi-node sent detailed images of the solar atmosphere, previously
unknown, in 2007. In Japanese, Hinode means
189190. The Computer, most of which resembles that of an analog computer but which processes data
like a digital computer, i.e. by manipulating members is called
189191. The communication channel which can transmit data at a maximum rate of about 8000 cps is called
189192. Green Peace launched a signature drive in New Delhi recently aimed at collecting one million signatures to urge the Union Government to implement a ban on inefficient light bulbs in the country by the year -
189193. The Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park in the Anamalais and the Mudumalai Wildlife Sanctuary in the Nilgiris have recently been noti ed as Project Tiger Reserves. Where are they located ?
189194. Which Indian State has been ranked first in the first composite Education Development Index (EDI) prepared to track the progress of States towards providing universal elementary education ?
189195. The Swiss sportsman who recently became the first living Swiss to have his picture enshrined on a postage stamp is
189196. Which Asian country was formally admitted in the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) in its 14th Summit meeting in New Delhi on April 3, 2007 ?
189197. The Babli irrigation project hogged national limelight in 2007 in the face of strong reservations expressed by the Andhra Pradesh Government on the constitution of the project by Maharashtra. This project is being constructed on the river
189198. Which of the following Asian countries lifted curb on former Premiers, whom its emergency
government had been trying to exile recently?
189199. Which of the following national policies was approved by the Union Cabinet recently ?
189200. The Manipur Chief Minister, Okram Ibobi Singh, declared that the much delayed Khuga multi-
purpose project would be commissioned by May 10, 2007. In which of the following districts of
Manipur is the Khuga project located ?