17th Nov National & International Current Affairs

1. What is the range of Agni-II missile? (Kalyansir OnlineIAS.com)

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India conducted its first night trial of AGNI II missile successfully. It is the first night trial being tested by the country. Agni II missile is a part of series of Agni missile with a range of 2,000 km. The range of Agni I is 700 km, Agni III is 3,000 km.

2. Which country becomes the first country to introduce WHO approved typhoid vaccine? (Kalyansir OnlineIAS.com)

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Pakistan becomes the first country to introduce WHO approved typhoid vaccine.

3. Headquarters of International Bureau of Weights and Measures is located in:? (Kalyansir OnlineIAS.com)

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4. Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade works under:? (Kalyansir OnlineIAS.com)

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Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) under Union Ministry of Commerce and Industry has set up a Development Council for Bicycle. The council has been constituted for a period of two years. It will stimulate value chain and fuel accelerated demand growth of Make-in-India.

5. Which of the following is not correct with respect to Press council of India? (Kalyansir OnlineIAS.com)

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The Press Council of India is a statutory body with a mandate to act as a watchdog to oversee the conduct of the print media. The council shall consist of a chairman and 28 other members Out of 28 members, 20 represent press, five are nominated from two Houses of Parliament and three represent cultural, literary and legal fields

6. Geographical Indication of Goods (Registration and Protection) Act was passed in:? (Kalyansir OnlineIAS.com)

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Two tea varieties of Darjeeling were registered under “Geographical Indication of Goods (Registration and Protection) Act, 1999”. It includes Green Tea and White Tea of Darjeeling.

7. What is India’s single emergency helpline number? (Kalyansir OnlineIAS.com)

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Union Ministry of Home Affairs in collaboration with UN Women launched an awareness campaign to end violence against women. As part of campaign a ‘UNiTE to End Violence Against Women’ Metro was flagged of at the Sultanpur Metro station in New Delhi. As part of campaign, people would be made aware about India’s single emergency helpline 112. It is an internationally recognised emergency number used in several countries. Currently, the 112 services are available in 27 States/Union Territories.

8. Who among the following acts as chairman of Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs? (Kalyansir OnlineIAS.com)

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9. Who among the following will lead the Gaganyaan mission as the Director of the Indian Human Spaceflight Programme which is intended to send Indian astronauts in the space by 2022? (Kalyansir OnlineIAS.com)

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10. Which of the following is the aim of Setu Bharatam programme? (Kalyansir OnlineIAS.com)

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11. Which of the following ministry act as the nodal ministry for the implementation of the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act? (Kalyansir OnlineIAS.com)

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12. Foal Eagle is the name of military training exercise between:? (Kalyansir OnlineIAS.com)

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13. Who among the following becomes the first Indian to win the Italian Golden Sand Art Award, 2019? (Kalyansir OnlineIAS.com)

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Sudarsan Pattnaik becomes the first Indian to win the Italian Golden Sand Art Award, 2019. He was felicitated at the International Scorrna Sand Nativity Fete in Italy.

14. India’s first National Agro Chemical Congress was held in:? (Kalyansir OnlineIAS.com)

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The National Agro Chemical Congress was conducted in New Delhi. The Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare hosted the event. It was the first of its kind. It is to be conducted once in three years. Theme: Country’s Status on various fronts of Agro chemicals

15. The first-ever Indo-US tri-services 'Tiger Triumph' was held in:? (Kalyansir OnlineIAS.com)

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16. Suranga Bawadi is located in:? (Kalyansir OnlineIAS.com)

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Suranga Bawadi, which has been selected as the World Monument Watch List for 2020 is located in Karnataka

17. Which state will host 2019 World Kabaddi Cup? (Kalyansir OnlineIAS.com)

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The 2019 World Kabaddi Cup will take place from December 1 to 9 and will be organised by the Punjab government,

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