1. Choose the correct statement

    1. Recently a resolution was passed at the United Nations General Assembly that seeks full membership of Palestine in the United Nations.
    2. India voted against this resolution.

2. India has recently voted in favour of a draft resolution at the UNGA that seeks full membership of which state in the United Nations?



3. Which of the following statements is/are correct regardingReport on Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs)?

  1. The report was released by the World Health Organisation (WHO) 
  2. India was certified free of NTDs dracunculiasis and yaws.

4. Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) which was seen in news recently includes how many diseases?



5. Recently Delhi High Court passed a verdict regarding Right to Information Act (RTI) Act, 2005. In this context which section of RTI Act, 2005 deals with exemption from disclosure of information?



6. Which of the following statements is/are incorrect regardingSection 8 of RTI Act,2005?

  1. Section 8 (1) mentions exemptions against furnishing information under RTI Act.
  2. Section 8 (2) provides for disclosure of information exempted under Official Secrets Act, 1923 if larger public interest is served.

7. RTI Act, 2005 which was seen in news recently is derived from which Article of the Constitution of India? 



8. National technology day is observed on which day? 



9. Choose the correct statements regarding National technology day? 

  1. It is observed on May 11 every year. 
  2. It is observed to commemorate the India’s first nuclear test called ‘Smiling Buddha’

10. Hindon River which was seen in news recently is the tributary of which river?