July-2018, Current affairs mcqs for UPSC, IAS, State PSC, SSC and other Exams

This page contains July 2018 Current Affairs Multiple choice Questions MCQs from different newspapers and magazines including The Hindu, Indian Express, PIB and Yojna.

These monthly (July 2018) current affairs MCQs are based on different exams syllabus and pattern including UPSC CSE/IAS, State PSC, SSC, CDS, CLAT and other competitive exams. These MCQs of daily news are evenly helpful in both prelims exams and to test one's preparation.

91. 

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about "India Rwanda relations", recently in news ?

1. PM Modi is second Indian Prime Minister to visit Rwanda after PM Manmohan Singh 2. Rwanda is located in the Great Lakes Region of Central Africa.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



92. 

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about "Sukanya Samriddhi Yojna", recently in news ?

1. The minimum annual deposit requirement for accounts of the scheme is 1000 Rupees. 2. Under the scheme the account in the name of the girl child can be opened until she attains the age of 18 years
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



93. 

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about "Sukanya Samriddhi Yojna", recently in news ?

1. The total amount in account will be transferred to the Girl when she attain the age of 21 years. 2. Deposits can be made up to 14 years from the date of opening of the account.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



94. 

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about "Negotiable Instruments (Amendment) Bill, 2017", recently in news ?

1. The bill proposes to insert a new provision wherein a court is allowed to try an offence related to cheque bouncing. 2. According to the proposed bill the plea can be filed by the "payee" only and can not be initiated by the cheque drawer.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



95. 

Which of the following statement(s) is true about "Lateral entry into bureaucracy", recently in news ?

1. The appointment of 10 members will be done in "Home" and "Defence" ministry in initial stage. 2. Individuals applying for the potions should have a minimum age of 40 years.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



96. 

Which of the following statement(s) is true about "Project Varshadhare", recently in news ?

1. "Project Varshadhare", a ?35-crore cloud seeding programme in 2017. 2. The project is launched by the Karnataka State government.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



97. 

Which of the following statement(s) is true about "Cloud seeding", recently in news ?

1. It includes the process of spreading either dry ice, or silver iodide aerosols, into the upper part of clouds. 2. Cloud seeding is an effort to thicken the clouds.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



98. 

Which of the following statement(s) is true about "Anti-graft amendment Bill, 2018", recently in news ?

1. The new anti-graft amendment Bill provides for jail terms of three to seven years. 2. According to new provisions "prior permission" has to be obtained for starting an investigation against a public official.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



99. 

Which of the following statement(s) is true about "Anti-graft amendment Bill, 2018", recently in news ?

1. The new anti-graft amendment Bill seeks to protect those who report the matter within seven days. 2. The new anti-graft bill also have provisions to decided corruption cases within "90 days".
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



100. 

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about "The Trafficking of Persons (Prevention, Protection and Rehabilitation) Bill of 2018", recently in news ?

1. The bill mandates the "Central Bureau of Investigation" to perform as "Anti-Trafficking Bureau" at the national level 2. Trafficking for forced labour or begging is also included under the act.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2