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Day 15 | June 2019 | Daily Current Affairs | IAS Prelims 2020

 

Q.1) The term ‘Dark Zones’ is sometimes seen in the news with reference to

(a) Zones where water table has fallen down to critical level

(b) Zones where sunlight is not reachable in our solar system

(c) Zones where corruption level is highly rampant in country

(d) Zones where food production has fallen drastically in the last year

Q.2) With reference to ‘Foreign Contribution Regulation Act’, consider the following statements:

  1. It aims to regulate the acceptance and utilisation of foreign contribution or foreign hospitality by individuals only
  2. Under this act, political parties in India cannot receive contribution from any foreign source

Which of the statements given above is/are true?

(a) 1 only

(b) 2 only

(c) Both 1 and 2

(d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q.3) Which of the following organisation has launched a cryptocurrency called ‘Libra’?

(a) Google

(b) Facebook

(c) Netflix

(d) Microsoft

Q.4) With reference to ‘Kimberly Process Certification Scheme’, consider the following statements:

  1. It is the process established to prevent “conflict diamonds” from entering the mainstream diamond market
  2. It has been established by a United Nations General Assembly resolution

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1 only

(b) 2 only

(c) Both 1 and 2

(d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q.5) With reference to ‘digital service tax’ which has been recently proposed, consider the following statements:

  1. Its intent is to establish a common system for the taxation of online services
  2. European Union first floated the idea of a shared digital service tax (DST)

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1 only

(b) 2 only

(c) Both 1 and 2

(d) Neither 1 nor 2

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