Plutus IAS ‘Weekly Current Affairs: Quizzes, 16 to 21 January, 2023

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Plutus IAS 'Weekly Current Affairs: Quizzes, 16 to 21 January, 2023

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Q1. Which one of the following-is the context in which the "Sunshine Policy " is mentioned ?

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Q2. In the context of the Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI), consider the following statements: 

  1. It is an independent monitoring tool to track countries' climate protection policies.
  2. Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI, 2023) published by German Watch.
  3. Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI 2023) puts India at worst among G-20 countries.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q3. Consider the following statements, with reference to ‘Muli’ sometimes seen in the news:

  1. It is a tropical and largest fruit-producing bamboo species.
  2. It is native to northeast India-Myanmar region.
  3. It is associated with ‘bamboo death,’ ‘rat floods’ and famines in northeast India.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q4. With reference to the temples and places below answer the question: 

1. Rajarani temple Bhubaneswar
2. Lingaraj temple Puri
3. Sun temple Konark
4. Kamakhya temple Arunachal Pradesh

Which of the statements given above is/are correctly matched?

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Q5. Consider the following statements:

  1. National Rail Plan, Vision 2024 was launched to improve electrification, multi-tracking on congested routes and up-gradation of speed.
  2. It is a common platform for all future infrastructural, business and financial planning of the Railways.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q6. With respect to National Intelligence Grid (NATGRID), consider the following statements:

  1. NATGRID is the integrated intelligence grid connecting databases of core security agencies of India.
  2. It is exempted from the Right to Information Act, 2005.
  3. Centre for Development of Advanced Computing( C-DAC) is an implementing agency for NATGRID.

Which of the statements given above are correct?

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Q7. With reference to the National Digital Health Mission (NDHM), consider the following statements:

  1. The initiative is implemented by respective states under the Central Government Health Scheme.
  2. Under this, every Indian citizen will have unique health IDs, digitized health records with identifiers for doctors and health facilities.

Which of the statements given is/are correct?

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Q8. With reference to Geographical Indication (GI) tag, consider the following statements: 

  1. GI has covered under the Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS) Agreement.
  2. These are regulated under the Geographical Indications of Goods (Registration and Protection) Act, 1999.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

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Q9. Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct with respect to the Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana?

  1. In this scheme,insurance cover, financial assistance and a Kisan Credit Card(KCC) facility is available to fishermen. 
  2. It focuses on adopting an Area-based approach.
  3. Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers' Welfare(MoAFW) is implementing Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana

Choose the correct answer using the codes given below:

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Q10. Which one of the following is not correct about the Financial Action Task Force?

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Q11. Which of the following are not common multilateral forums between India and Nepal? 

  1. BIMSTEC
  2. SAARC
  3. NAM 
  4. BRICS
  5. SCO

Select the correct option using the code given below:

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Q12. Consider the following statements:

  1. International Cherry Blossom Festival is celebrated every year in Shillong.
  2. Ambubachi Mela is held in Guwahati, Assam.
  3. Losar is a major festival of Nagaland to mark Tibetan New Year.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?