The preamble to our constitution provided that India is
Options: a sovereign, socialist and democratic republic, a sovereign, socialist, secular and democratic republic, a sovereign republic with a socialist pattern of society, a socialist, secular and democratic republic
Options: cool, extremely dry wind that forms over the Sahara and blows westward or south-westward to the African coast, wind that blows during the dry season from December to February, tertiary wind that carry great quantities of fine dust from the Sahara, All of the above
One day you wake with a sore throat and a runny nose. Your doctor takes a swab from your throat, sends it to a lab, and telephones you the next day to say that antibiotic will not help you get better. Which of the following is the most likely reason for the doctor's statement?
Options: Having waited a day, it is too late to take an antibiotic, You need an antiseptic, not an antibiotic, You need to be vaccinated instead of taking an antibiotic, You are infected by a virus
Options: the excess of total expenditure, including loans, net of lending over revenue receipts, difference between revenue receipts and revenue expenditure, difference between all receipts and all the expenditure, fiscal deficit less interest payments
From the following, choose the set in which names of Secretary-Generals of the UNO are arranged in correct chronological order?
Options: U Thant, Kurt Waldheim, Dag Hammarskjoeld, Trygve Lie., Trygve Lie, Dag Hammarskjoeld, U Thant, Kurt Waldheim., Trygve Lie, U Thant , Dag Hammarskjoeld, Kurt Waldheim., U Thant, Dag Hammarskjoeld, Trygve Lie, Kurt Waldheim.
Options: indirect tax levied at each stage of production and distribution, from the primary produce to the retailer, tax calculated on the selling price, but in declaring the liability to the government, the seller is allowed to deduct any tax paid by him when he bought the goods, both (a) and (b), None of the above
The ministry of Water Resources lays down policies and programmes for the development and regulation of the country's water resources. It covers
Options: sartorial planning, coordination and policy guidelines, technical examination and techno- appraisal of project providing central assistance to specific projects, facilitation of external assistance in resolution of interstate water disputes, policy formulation planning and development of ground water resources, All of the above