BOI GK Paper

BOI General Awareness on Current Developments Paper Held on 31st October 2010


1. DIPP stands for Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion.

2. Age in Indira Gandhi National Old Age Pension Scheme is 65 years

3. The government, in its budget had aimed to reduce the fiscal  deficit to 5.5% of the GDP for FY 2010-11

4. Booker Prize is Literature’s highest honors

5. Book by Chetan Bhagat  = 2 States : The Story of My Marriage

6. Winner of Asia Cup Cricket 2010 – India

7. Love is not associated with cricket

8. Double Fault is not a financial term

9. KfW banking group is a German government-owned development bank

10. Double Dip recession is, the recession happening two times with the small gap in between

11. SAARC 2010 Theme : Towards a Green and Happy South Asia

12. Chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission is K G Balakrishan

13 Self Employed Women’s Organisation (SEWA) is rehabilation project in Srilanka

14. India is largest recipient of World Bank loans in 2009-10

15. Leander Paes and Cara Black win Wimbledon 2010 mixed doubles 

16. Spain will host the Global Microcredit Summit 2011

17. The SIDBI is another agency in India that supports the microfinance schemes

18. Hawala type transactions comes under Foreign Exchange Regulation Act (FERA) , Now under FEMA

19. New Tax Code passed in Loksabha is Direct Tax Code (DTC) bill

20. Japanese foreign minister Katsuya Okada visit India

21. Sri Lankan ace spinner Muttiah Muralitharan has taken 800 test wickets

22. ULIPs to be regulated by IRDA

23. Cairn stake to be acquired by Vedanta resources

24. Hiroshima Day observed on 6th August 

25. Village Grain Banks Scheme implemented by Department Food & Public Distribution.

26. Carbon Credits  relates to Protection of Environment

27 . Saina Nehwal loses against Chinese Shixian Wang in World Badminton Championship

28. Rajive Gandhi Khel Ratan Award winner was Saina Nehwal (Ans. None of these).

29. Automobiles is not a core sector.

30. Fiji joins the Non-Aligned Movement(NAM) in June 2010

31. James Alix Michel, President of the Republic of Seychelles

32. Sukhoi is fighter plane/jets

33. US replace Russia as India’s biggest arms supplier in Sept. 2010

34. India mainly exports pharmaceuticals, tea, coffee and spices and engineering goods to Russia (Ans. All 1,2,3)

35. Dronacharya Award  is given in Sports

36. SHG  stands for Self Help Group

37 . GOLF was not in Commonwealth Games 2010

38. Player Trupti Murgunde related to badminton

39. Brazil not comes under Asian markets

40. The government of India will be reviewing its FDI rules twice a year from fiscal year 2011.

41. Recently Kyrgyzstan is holding its first parliamentary elections to becomes a democratic country.

42. Government of India has banned FDI in manufacture of cigarettes/cigar(tobacco)

43. The six-nation Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit was held at Tashkent in June 2010

44. Boyle’s Law not related to economy 

45. Swadhar scheme was launched to cater the requirement of various types of women in distress in diverse situations under different conditions.

46. What is the reason of israel and Palestine Conflict?

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