1. Indian Current Affairs Quiz- April 2013

Through current affairs online test series, currentaffairsindia.info presents the most relevant model questions on Indian Current Affairs. These questions are applicable to Civil Service Prelims(CSAT 2013), Railway Recruitment Exams, Bank PO and clerical exams and various other competitive exams. The questions are framed from Government releases, various major news papers etc. Any comments/doubts are welcomed!! 

1. Which among the following are true about the Financial Sector Legislative Reforms Commission?
1. The commission suggested a super regulator called Unified Financial Agency, merging oversight functions of market, commodity, insurance and pension regulators
2. RBI will come under the proposed Unified Financial Agency
3. The proposed agency will have the power to manage banking operations and monetary policy
4. The commission was headed by Justice B. N. Srikrishna

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
(a) 1, 2 and 4 Only
(b) 2 and 4 Only
(c) 1 and 4 Only
(d) 1, 2, 3 and 4

2.India’s contiguous zone extends how many 24 nautical miles (NM) into the sea from the coastline.?
a) 24 nautical miles
b) 34 nautical miles
c) 14 nautical miles
d) 25 nautical miles

3. Name the experiment conducted in International Space Station to study the dark matter in Universe.?
a) Dark Spectrometer
b) Gamma Magnetic Spectrometer
c) Beta Magnetic Spectrometer
d) Alpha Magnetic Spectrometer

4. Nitaqat is a term which is recently in news. It is?
a) Naturalisation law in Saudi Arabia
b) Naturalisation law in Bangladesh
c) Naturalisation law in Iran
d) Naturalisation law in Pakisthan

5. Name he Indian sport person who was arrested for taking drugs
a) Vitrat Kohli
b) Sunil Kumar
c) Karnam Malleshari
d) Vijender Singh

6. Ministry of Food Processing Industries has decided to establish Food Testing Labs (FTL) and Food Processing Business Incubation Centres (FPBIC) in which geographical area?
a) Latin America
b) Europe
c) North America
d) Africa

7. World Telugu Federation’s (WTF) 10th biennial international conference is scheduled in which country?
a) Malaysia
b) India
c) Singapore
d) United States

8.According to the new anti-rape bill, the age for consensual sex is?
a) 15 years
b) 17 years
c) 18 years
d) 20 years

9. Which International Organization has agreed to provide approximately one billion euros to the 10 billion euro rescue plan for cash-strapped Cyprus?
a) International Monetary Fund
b) World Bank
c) IFC
d) European Central Bank

10. Name the UAE developer which is planning to launch $1 bn property project in India
a) DAMAC Properties
b) Lulu
c) Smart Com
d) UAE Builders

If you are able to answer 7 questions, your preparation is satisfactory

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