Current Affairs Quiz – 15 June 2023 Welcome to your Current Affairs Quiz - 15 June 2023 1. What was the reason for extending the deadline for receiving counter comments on the "Assignment of Spectrum for Space-based Communication Services"? a) Lack of stakeholder interest b) Technical difficulties in the submission process c) Request from stakeholders and industry associations d) Insufficient time for review and analysis 2. What was the purpose of the webinar organized by the Department of Telecommunications (DoT)? a) Address misconceptions about mobile tower safety b) Promote the health benefits of Electromagnetic Field (EMF) radiation c) Advocate for stricter safety norms for mobile towers d) Discourage the development of mobile towers and telecommunication infrastructure 3. Which organization is seeking public and religious organizations' opinions on the Uniform Civil Code? a) Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) b) Department of Telecommunications (DoT) c) Law Commission of India d) Department of Consumer Affairs 4. What did the Centre urge state governments to do regarding the prices of Tur and Urad? a) Increase the prices to match international standards b) Implement stricter regulations on wholesalers and retailers c) Monitor the prices, verify stock positions, and take strict action against violators d) Remove the stock limits imposed on Tur and Urad 5. What is the objective of the revamped PPPININDIA website launched by the Infrastructure Finance Secretariat (IFS)? a) Promote public-private partnerships in India b) Provide guidelines for mobile tower safety c) Encourage investment in the stock market d) Facilitate international trade agreements 6. Who was Lt Gen PS Bhagat, and what was the purpose of the "Lt Gen PS Bhagat Memorial Lecture"? a) A political leader; to discuss foreign policy strategies b) An athlete; to inspire young sports enthusiasts c) A visionary and strategic leader in the Indian Army; to highlight his contributions d) A scientist; to present groundbreaking research in a specific field 7. What is the objective of Gabon's first Agri-SEZ project launched with assistance from India? a) Enhance food security in Gabon b) Establish an agri-tourism destination c) Promote cultural exchange between India and Gabon d) Strengthen diplomatic relations between India and Gabon 8. What were the focus areas of the SAI20 Summit of the Supreme Audit Institutions-20 engagement group? a) Responsible use of Artificial Intelligence and sustainable agriculture b) Cybersecurity and international trade agreements c) Responsible use of Artificial Intelligence and the potential of the blue economy d) Sustainable infrastructure development and climate change mitigation 9. What is the purpose of the yoga workshops and celebrations planned in Sri Lanka before International Yoga Day? a) Train Sri Lankan Armed Forces in combat techniques b) Promote the physical, mental, and spiritual benefits of yoga c) Discuss international policies on yoga regulation d) Encourage tourism in Sri Lanka 10. What are the key features of the Sovereign Gold Bond Scheme? a) Bonds available only to government institutions b) Tenor of eight years with no option for premature redemption c) Interest rate of 2.50% per annum, payable monthly d) Bonds can be used as collateral for loans and eligible for trading Please fill in the comment box below. Please Share This Share this content Opens in a new window Opens in a new window Opens in a new window Opens in a new window Opens in a new window Opens in a new window Opens in a new window Leave a Reply Cancel replyCommentEnter your name or username to comment Enter your email address to comment Enter your website URL (optional) Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.