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.

31. 

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

1. Teesta River originates from Pauhunri glacier, located on the border of Sikkim, India and Tibet. 2. Teesta is the second largest trans boundary river shared between India and Bangladesh after Ganga.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



32. 

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

1. National Health Stack (NHS), a shared digital healthcare infrastructure, proposed by "Ministry of health and family welfare". 2. NHS will make it possible to collect comprehensive healthcare data across the country and can be used by both centre and states across public and private sectors.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



33. 

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about "Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport", recently in news ?

1. India will operate loss-making Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport in Hambantota, Sri Lanka. 2. The project was funded through "World Bank" commercial loans.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



34. 

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about "International Court of Justice (ICJ)", recently in news ?

1. International Court of Justice (ICJ) is the official court of United Nations. 2. International Court of justice (ICJ) is situated in Switzerland.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



35. 

Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about "ICAO (The International Civil Aviation Organisation)", recently in news ?

1. International Civil Aviation Organisation is a specialised body of United Nations. 2. Air Navigation Commission (ANC), composed of 19 commissioners is a technical body of ICAO.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



36. 

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. Section 18 of the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act of 1989, bars anticipatory bail for accused of causing cast eccentric injury and insult to Dalits. 2. The act also have a provision for a Special Court for speedy trial of offences under the Act in each district.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



37. 

Which of the following statement(d) is/are true about "Minimum Support Price (MSP)", in context of Indian economy ?

1. Crops covered under MSP surrounds around 84% of total area under cultivation in all the seasons of a year. 2. MSP is determined by "Union Finance Minister" on the recommendations of the Commission for Agricultural Cost and Prices (CACP).
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



38. 

Which of the following statement(d) is/are true about "Bad Bank", in context of Indian economy ?

1. In order to make a "Bad Bank" successful, preventive measures must be in place, to prevent new loan from becoming an NPA too soon. 2. Bad Banks can be financed from Equity injection by the government.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



39. 

Which of the following statement(d) is/are true about "Project RAMA", recently in news ?

1. RAMA is a project launched by Indian government to preserve "Sri Ram Setu" located between India and Sri Lanka. 2. ISRO and DRDO will provide technical expertise during project implementation.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2



40. 

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

1. Formalin is a colourless strong-smelling chemical substance usually used in industry of textiles, plastics, papers, paint, construction. 2. It is derived from formaldehyde gas dissolved in water.
3. Both 1 and 2 4. Neither 1 nor 2