In 6th bi-monthly monetary policy review the RBI rates unchanged- For year 2016 has maintained status quo in key policy interest rate the RBI Reserve Bank of India in its sixth bi-monthly financial policy review. On the credit policy accommodative RBI has kept its stance
K Durga Prasad senior IPS officer appointed as DG of CRPF- K Durga Prasad senior IPS officer has DG Director General of CRPF Central Reserve Police Force appointed by the Union Government. by ACC Appointments Committee of the Cabinet Decision in this regard was taken and headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi.
1. Construction work of Borehole Geophysics Research Laboratory (BGRL) was inaugurated on 2 February 2016 by Union Minister Harsh Vardhan at
A. Karjat, Maharashtra
B. Banghat, Uttarakhand
C. Lansdowne, Uttarakhand
D. Karad, Maharashtra
Answer: A. Karad, Maharashtra
2. Which social legislation on 2 February 2016 completed ten years of implementation?
A. Right to Education Act
B. Food Security Act
C. Street Vendors Act
Answer: D. MGNREGA
3. What is the theme of the World Wetlands Day that was observed on 2 February 2016?
A. Sustainable Lands for Development
B. Wetlands for our Future – Sustainable Livelihoods
C. Wetlands-Cultivable Lands
D. None of These
Answer: B. Wetlands for our Future – Sustainable Livelihoods
4. In which city the third Global Ayurveda Festival began on 31 January 2016?
Answer: B. Kozhikode
5. India’s first underwater restaurant was unveiled on 1 February 2016 in which city?
Answer: B. Ahmedabad
6. Which country on 1 February 2016 lifted ban on import of Indian Groundnut?
Answer: A. Vietnam
7. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Afghanistan Chief Executive Officer on 1 February 2016 inked a pact for visa-free travel by their diplomats. What is the name of the Afghan CEO?
A. Ashraf Ghani
B. Abdullah Ghani
C. Ashraf Ashraf
D. Abdullah Abdullah
Answer: D. Abdullah Abdullah
8. Name former President APJ Abdul Kalam’s book that was launched in Johannesburg, South Africa on 1 January 2016.
A. Transcendence: My Spiritual Experiences with Pramukh Swamiji
B. Wings of Fire
C. Turning Points
D. Indomitable Spirit
Answer: A. Transcendence: My Spiritual Experiences with Pramukh Swamiji