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Day 4 | May 2019 | Daily Current Affairs | IAS Prelims 2019

Q.1) The Central Food Technology Research Institute was some times seen in news. It functions under

a) Ministry of Agriculture

b) Ministry of Food Processing

c) Ministry of Science and Technology

d) None of the above

Q.2) Which of the following pairs are correctly matched?

1.Kamov Helicopters – Acquired from Russia

2.Rafale – Acquired from Israel

3.INS Vikrant – Indigenously built

Select the correct answer using the codes given below.

a)1 only

b)1 and 3 only

c)2 and 3 only

d)1, 2 and 3 only

Q.3) Consider the following statements regarding Waste to Wealth Mission project which was recently seen in news.

1.It has been approved under recently constituted Prime Minister’s Science Technology and Innovation Advisory Council (PM-STIAC)

2.It will assist and augment both Swachh Bharat and Smart Cities Project.

Which of the above given statement(s) is /are correct?

a)1 only

b)2 only

c)Both 1 and 2

d)Neither 1 nor 2

Q.4) Which of the following statements about World Press Freedom Prize is/are true?

1.It is conferred every year by UNESCO.

2.It consists of a cash prize of $2 million.

3.It is named in honour of Guillermo Cano Isaza, a Colombian journalist.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below.

a)1 and 3 only

b)1 and 2 only

c)2 and 3 only

d)1, 2 and 3

Q.5) Which of the following institutions releases ‘World’s Press Freedom Index’?

a) UNESCO

b) Reporters Without Borders

c) World Economic Forum

d) International Press Institute

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