General Awareness for various competitive examinations
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We are publishing general awareness notes, bits and study material daily.
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These notes are extremely useful for all types of exams including Bank Exams.
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General Awareness bits help in the last minute preparation for various exams.
1-First Indian Train having ISO 9001 certificate runs between Hazrat Nizammudin- Habeebganj (Bhopal).
2-Food for Work Program was renamed as NREP.
3-India attains a sixth place in tobacco production in the world.
4-Central Revenue Board was divided into ‘Central Excise and Customs Duty Board’ and ‘Central Direct Taxes Board’ in 1963.
5-‘Confina‘ is associated with Canara Bank.
6-Consumer Protection Act (COPRA) was implemented in 1986.
7-The Headquarter of SIDBI is located in Lucknow.
8-On the recommendation of Kelkar committee, no new RRB was established since April 1987.
9-Industrial Reconstruction Bank of India (IRBI) was established in 1985.
10- M.J. Ferwani committee was associated with the established new stock exchange.
11-Disinvestment Commission in India was firstly established in August 1996.
12- Agriculture sector has the maximum quantum of disguised unemployment in India.
13-Labor Minister is the ex- officio chairman of ‘National Child Labour Abolition Authority’.
14- Cash Reserve Ratio decided by the RBI is called Policy Rate.
15-The Head office of Union Bank of India is in Mumbai.
16-Systematic Investment Plans (SIPs) are an investment option operated in the mode of Mutual Funds.
17-When a Bank Guarantee is invoked by the beneficiary either in writing or by telex or telegram, the Bank issuing the Guarantee will have to effect payment without delay or demur.
18-Cost Overrun Means escalation in Project Cost.
19- Dark Block is an Area where more than 85 percent exploitation has taken place on the available underground water.
20-Working Capital Gap means the excess of current assets over current liabilities other than bank borrowings.
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