Q1) Which ministry has given an order to discontinue manual attendance for Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme worksites with more than 20 workers?
- Union Rural Development Ministry
- Ministry of Home Affairs
- Ministry of Labour and Employment
- Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
Q2) Which institution issued the Guidelines for Prevention of Misleading Advertisements and Endorsements for Misleading Advertisements, 2022?
- Central Consumer Protection Authority
- Dadasaheb Phalke Trust
- Central Board of Film Certification
- Indian Television Academy
Q3) Which of the following project has been launched by government of India to “democratize” the country’s fast-growing digital e-commerce space?
- Open Network for Digital Commerce
- HRIDAY Circuit
- JNNURM Centres
Q4) WHO considers declaring which disease as a global health emergency?
- Bird Flu
- Monkey Pox
- Chicken Pox
Q5) Which portal has been launched to provide real-time data to all stakeholders at the inauguration of Vanijya Bhawan in Delhi?
Q6) Environmental groups have criticised the project to link the Bedti and Varada rivers calling it unscientific and a waste of public money. These rivers flow in which state?
- Uttar Pradesh
- Andhra Pradesh
Q7) Which country will host the 15th Conference of Parties (CoP15) to the Convention on Biological Diversity ?
Q8) Which state celebrates the Sao Joao Festival?
Q9) Who has published an analysis titled ‘Global Estimates: Number of Crisis-affected Children and Adolescents in Need of Education Support’?
- Amnesty International
- Education Cannot Wait
Q10) Who has issued detailed guidelines on the Tax Deducted at Source (TDS) rule for Virtual Digital Assets (VDAs) such as cryptocurrencies?
- Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT)
- Niti Aayog
- Ministry of Finance
- Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI)
Q11) Chief Minister of which state recently gifted the Pattachitra painting to Pope Francis in Vatican City?
Q12) Apart from Ukraine, which other country has received the coveted EU Candidate status?
Q13) Which organisation has promised to provide $5.33 billion over the next four years to address problems related to biodiversity worldwide?
- Global Environment Facility
- Green Climate Fund
- World Wide Fund for Nature
- Arctic Council
Q14) Scientists have discovered the world’s largest bacterium in the archipelago of Guadeloupe. In which sea does this Archipelago lie?
- Eastern Caribbean Sea
- South China Sea
- Black Sea
- Aral Sea
Q15) There is a coal-supply demand gap in the international market. Where does India stand in the list of largest producers of Coal?
Q16) Mo Bus, a bus service that has been recognized by the United Nations as one of 10 global recipients of its annual Public Service Awards for 2022 belongs to which country?
Q17) In which country has ONGC Videsh Limited (OVL) recently made an oil discovery?
Q18) Who has recently organised a “National Conference on Millets: The Future Super Food for India”?
- Ministry of Home affairs