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Daily Current Affair Quiz: 20th August 2019

 1. Mangdechhu River Project is located at (a) Bhutan (b) Nepal (c) Myanmar (d) China   Ans: a Justification: The Rs 4,500-crore hydroelectric plant, touted as a Bhutan-India friendship project, is a 720MW run-of-river...

Daily Current Affair Quiz: 19th August 2019

 1. Simbalbara river flows through (a) Bihar (b) Himachal Pradesh (c) Arunachal Pradesh (d) Odisha   Ans: b Justification: Scientists of the Zoological Survey of India have discovered two new species of freshwater fish...

Daily Current Affair Quiz: 16th August 2019

 1. Kosi-Mechi Interlinking project is located at (a) Bihar (b) Uttar Pradesh (c) Haryana (d) Odisha   Ans: a Justification: Union Government has approved Rs 4,900 crore Kosi-Mechi Interlinking project for interlinking of Kosi...

Daily Current Affair Quiz: 13th August 2019

1. Minnamata convention is associated with (a) Mercury (b) Lithium (c) Barium (d) Tritium   Ans: a Justification: The ‘Minamata Convention’ of Mercury put a ban on new mercury mines, phase-out of existing ones...

Culture Area: For Anthropology UPSC Mains

A culture area was defined as a geographical/cultural region whose population and groups share important common identifiable cultural traits, such as language, tools and material culture, kinship, social organization, and cultural history. History of...

Daily Current Affairs Quiz: 10th August 2019

 1. FAME Scheme is associated with (a) Electric Mobility (b) Bio Diesel Production (c) Organic Farming (d) Solar Energy Augmentation   Ans: a Justification: ‘Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric Vehicles in India’(FAME) was...