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.

101. 

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about "Data protection committee", recently in news ?

1. The bill mandates the "Central Bureau of Investigation" to perform as "Data protection Bureau" at the national level 2. A penalty for data misuse is also recommended by the committee.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



102. 

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about "Procedure to change the name of a state in India", recently in news ?

1. The matter is dealt by article 11 and 12 of Constitution. 2. The bill should be passed by both houses of the parliament with special majority.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



103. 

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about "FDI Confidence Index 2018", recently in news ?

1. India has improved its ranking from last year with standing at 11th position in terms of attractiveness. 2. Tax havens such as Cayman Islands and Hong Kong has improved their rank positively.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



104. 

The "Data protection committee", recently in news is headed by which of the following ?

1. Ranjan Gogoi 2. Deepak Mishra
3. B.N. Srikrishna 4. Subramanian swamy



105. 

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about "Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act of 1989", recently in news ?

1. Act protects the marginalised communities against discrimination and atrocities. 2. There are Special Court for speedy trial of offences under the Act in each district.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



106. 

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

1. VVPAT is a system that is used to make electronic polls free from fraud or malfunction. 2. VVPAT uses satellite technology to prevent corruption and bad practices.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



107. 

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

1. SVEEP is a program of Election Commission to ensure participative role of a voter in Indian Democracy by making the voter Informed 2. The program was started from Gujarat.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



108. 

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about "Institutions of Eminence (IoE) scheme", recently in news ?

1. These Institutions will have full flexibility in evolving curricula and syllabi. 2. It makes universities to be free from regulations of the AICTE, UGC, or the Higher Education Commission of India (UGC).
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



109. 

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about "Green Mahanadi Mission", recently in news ?

1. The mission is launched to clean "Mahanadi" river on the sidelines of "Namammi Ganga" project. 2. The Green Mahanadi Mission will be implemented jointly by the departments of Forest, Horticulture and Watershed Development.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



110. 

Green Mahanadi Mission, recently in news is launched by which of the following state ?

1. Odissa 2. Madhya Pradesh
3. West Bengal 4. Karnataka