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About Me . Name- Sunil Kumar Singh JRF, Pursuing research Faced UPSC interview in 2015, and 2016 Taught History for 3 years at University level .Follow me at: https://unacademy.com/user/kumarsunilvns99
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MCQ-1 Q. Which of the following is/are India's entries in UNESCO's Lists of Intangible Cultural Heritage 1. Kumbh Mela 2. Yoga 3. Sankirtana Select the correct answer using the code given below (a) 1 only (c) 2 & 3 only (b) 2 only (d)All of the above
'Recently UNESCO has inscribed Kumbh Mela on its Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity Kumbh Mela is the largest peaceful congregation of pilgrims on earth. It represents a syncretic set of rituals related to worship and cleansing in holy ivers .It is a Hindu festival which is observed during the Purnima (full moon) of month of Paush (December 22- January 20) after every 12 years on the banks of a holy river to take dip and perform various rituals. .It is held every four years by rotation at: Haridwar (banks of Ganga), Allahabad (Confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and Saraswati), Nashik (banks of Godavari) and Ujjain (banks of Shipra) Kalbelia Kutuyattam . Sanskrit Theatre Tradition of Vedic Chanting Ramlila . Novruz Ramman Mudiyettu
MCQ-2 Q which of the following is/are Green Building Initiative in India- 1. Energy Conservation Building Code 2. GRIHA (Green Rating for Integrated Habitat Assessment) 3. Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED INDIA) 4. Eco-Niwas Portal Select the correct answer using the code given below (a) 1 & 2 only (c) 2, 3 & 4 only (b)1, 2 & 3only (d)All of the above
. Recently, government launched ECO-NIWAS (Energy Conservation-New Indian Way for Affordable & Sustainable homes) portal Objective: Increasing awareness about sustainable building and energy efficient homes in the country. Portal is developed by Bureau of Energy Efficiency under Ministry of Power.
MCQ-3 Q. Which of the following country recently launched its virtual currency (crypto currency) called 'PETRO' (a) Venezuela (b) Singapore (c) China (d) None of these
Venezuela recently launched its virtual currency (crypto currency) calle PETRO Petro would be backed by Venezuela's oil, gas, gold and diamond wealth. The country is facing issues in making payments to foreign lenders and bondholders with the background of US sanctions imposed early this year. Venezuela's official currency, the bolivar, has lost almost all of its value against the US dollar this year and the economy has descended into chaos in the past few years due to a plunge in global oil prices and an insufficient government response to the crisis. The step has been taken to advance in issues of monetary sovereignty, to make financial transactions and overcome the financial blockade
MCQ-4 Q. Consider the following statements regarding-Inter-State Council 1. Article 264 of the constitution provides for the establishment of an 2. It is a recommendatory body on issues relating to interstate, Centre- (ISc) Inter-State Council (ISc) State, and Centre and Union Territory relations. Which of the above statement is/are correct (a) 1 only (c) Both 1 & 2 (b) 2 only (d) None of the above
It is coastal and port city development plan, where manufacturing units will be set up to generate jobs. Its aims to harness country 7,500 km long coastline, 14,500 km of potentially navigable waterways and strategic location on key international maritime trade routes. The Sagarmala program has taken shape using the government's core philosophy of cooperative federalism. Recently, government has given the approval for setting up India's first mega coastal economic zone (CEZ) at Jawaharlal Nehru Port (JNPT) in Maharashtra.