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Daily Current Affairs Questions: 9 Dec 2019

Question 1. SAANS campaign, recently seen in news is related to-

(a) Reducing child mortality

(b) Reducing child labour

(c) Reducing green house gases

(d) Reducing child abuse

 

Question 2. Consider the following statements regarding Hong Kong Convention, recently seen in news.

  1. The International Maritime Organisation (IMO) adopted the Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships.
  2. It is aimed at ensuring that ships being recycled after reaching the end of their operational lives do not pose any unnecessary risks to human health, safety and to the environment.
  3. Recently cabinet committee on economic affairs (CCEA) approved India’s accession to the Hong Kong Convention.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

(a) 1 & 2

(b) 2 & 3

(c) 1 & 3

(d) 1, 2 & 3

 

Question 3. Madhu app’ which was in news recently was launched in-

( a) Odisha

( b) Tamil Nadu

( c)  Gujarat

(d)  Tripura

 

Question 4. Consider the following statements with respect to Wildlife Crime Control Bureau (WCCB)

  1. It is a statutory multi-disciplinary body established by under the Ministry of Environment and Forests, and climate change.
  2. It assists and advises the Customs authorities in inspection of the consignments of flora & fauna as per governing policy.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

(a)  1 only

(b)  2 only

(c)  Both 1 and 2

(d)  Neither 1 nor 2

 

Question 5. Consider the following statements with respect to International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants (UPOV)-

  1. It is an intergovernmental organization based in Geneva, Switzerland.
  2. India is not a member to UPOV.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

(a)  1 only

(b)  2 only

(c)  Both 1 and 2

(d)  Neither 1 nor 2

 

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