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Our Daily News Analysis (DNA) consists of three parts - Daily News Analysis and AIR Editorial Plus , Rajya Sabha TV. We cover Daily News by choosing the most relevant topics from a number of newspapers like The Hindu, Livemint, The Indian Express etc. Read more

1. With reference to India's National Accounts, consider the following equations:
  1. GNP = GDP + Net factor income from abroad
  2. Gross value added (GVA) = GDP + subsidies on products ? taxes on products
  3. GDP at market price = GDP at factor cost + net indirect taxes (indirect taxes- subsidies)
From the given statements, choose the correct equation/s:
2. Which of the following terms best define the term Anthropause, see in news recently?
3. Which of the following are designated as classical languages in India?
  1. Sanskrit
  2. Kannada
  3. Gujarati
  4. Konkani
Choose from the correct options below:
4. With ongoing emphasis on conserving Lichens- consider the following statements:
  1. Lichens are symbiotic associations of fungi and algae.
  2. They have the ability to separate the minerals by eroding rocks.
  3. Lichens are bio-indicators against air pollution, water pollution and heavy metals.
  4. Lichens are used in production of local perfumes.
Select the correct statement from option given below:
5. Despite being a high saving economy, capital formation may not result in significant increase in output due to
Choose the most appropriate option:
6. Gender Action Plan, Powering Past Coal Alliance, Local Communities and Indigenous People?s Platform were the key outcomes at which of the following Conference of Parties (CoP) meet?
7. With reference to Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Groups(PVTGs) of India, consider the following statements:
  1. PVTGs are a constitutionally recognised community for the purpose of reservation under Article 342 of the Constitution.
  2. The highest number are found in Odisha followed by Andhra Pradesh
  3. All the four tribal groups in Andaman are recognised as PVTGs.
  4. Lokur Committee was setup for identifying communities to be identified as Scheduled Tribes based on certain paramenters.
Choose the INCORRECT staements from the option given below:
8. With reference to Green Crackers developed recently, consider the following statements:
  1. The Green crackers developed by CSIR replace the dangerous Potassium Nitrate with benign Barium Nitrate.
  2. The production and sale of all regular crackers is now banned in India.
Select the correct statements from the code given below:
9. Kisan Urja Suraksha evam Utthaan Mahabhiyan (KUSUM) scheme is administered by which ministry?
10. Consider the given statements regarding Electricity (Amendment) Bill 2021 introduced during monsoon session of Parliament:
  1. The provisions of the Bill give consumers a choice to choose a distribution company of their choice in their area.
  2. There is a provision of a universal service obligation fund, which shall be a part of Contingency Fund of Each state in case to service the damages occuring out of electricity related misshappenings.
  3. Keeping in view the national climate change goals, the responsibility of fixing renewable power obligation (RPO) is shifted from central government to state commissions.
Select the correct statements from the options given below:
Correct Answer : 1
Wrong Answer : 9
Unread Question : 0
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