Current Affairs CSS-2005




0 Select the best option and fill in the appropriate box on the Answer Sheet:

  1. The world’s oldest International Human Rights Organization is:

(a) Amnesty International                                           (b) Freedom House

(c) Anti Slavery                                                              (d) None of these

  1. The Constitution of European Union has not been ratified by:

(a) Italy                                (b) Netherlands                (c) France                           (d) None of these

  1. After United States, the largest contributor in the United Nations budget is:

(a) Germany                       (b) France                           (c) Jam                  (d) None of these

  1. “Ariana” is an Airlines of:

(a) Australia                       (b) Egypt                            (c) Iran                                (d) Afghanistan

  1. What is the Currency of Sudan?

(a) Sudanese pound (b) Lira                                       (c) Dollar                           (d) None of these

  1. China’s fastest growing economy is facing a major challenge of:

(a) Population Explosion                                             (b) Shortage of Energy

(c) Challenges of WTO regime                                    (d) None of these

  1. U.S. President George Bush has created ‘Millennium Challenge Account’ to:
  • Fight against global poverty
  • Provide financial aid to Iraq and Afghanistan
  • Help poor countries pursuing democratic ideals
  • None of these

           8.______ ’38th Parallel’ is a boundary line between___

(a) Canada and America                                                 (b) North and South Korea

(c) Greek and Turkish Port of Cyprus                       (d) None of these

  1. In which month does the U.N. General Assembly usually meet every year?

(a) January                       (b) March                            (c) September                    (d) None of these

  1. Pakistan has recently been given observer status in:
  • Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
  • Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC)
  • Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SC())
  • None of these


  1. The Project to reduce water logging and salinity area in Pakistan has been financially supported by:

(a) World Bank                                                                (b) IMF

(c) Asian Development Bank                                    (d) None of these

  1. Pakistan and U.S. Navies recently conducted Joint exercises in the Arabian Sea by the name:

(a) Optimum Impact (b) Diver’s Move                            (c) Inspired Union (d) None of these

  1. Which of the following Internet Search Engines will introduce the World’s biggest digital Library?

(a) Yahoo                           (b) Google                          (c) Gigablast                     (d) None of these

  1. The recently appointed United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, ‘Antonio Guterres’ is the former Prime Minister of:

(a) Denmark                      (b) Romania                       (c) Canada                          (d) Portugal

Note: Currently, Antonio Gutterres is serving as Secretary General of the United Nations.

  1. When a country grants another Country MFN (Most Favoured Nations) status in mutual trade, it implies:
  • Providing same trade concessions as are being given to other countries without any discrimination,
  • Trade will be through exchange of commodities rather than foreign exchange
  • Imports and exports payments will be in local currencies only
  • None of these
  1. The Programme “United Nations Millennium Development Goals” is focusing on:
  • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
  • Achieve Universal Primary education
  • Promote gender equality and empower Women
  • All of the above
  1. The largest Agency of FATA (Federally Administered Tribal Areas) by area is:

(a) North Waziristan                                                      (b) South Waziristan

(c) Khyber Agency                                                          (d) None of these

  1. ‘Reuters’ is the news agency of:

(a) USA                              (b) Germany                       (c) U.K.                               (d) None of these

  1. `SAARC Human Resource Development Centre’ is located at:

(a) Delhi                             (b) Colombo                      (c) Karachi                          (d) None of these

  1. Under “Vision 2025” WAPDA will construct “SATPARA DAM” on Indus river in:

(a) Balochistan                 (b) NWFP                                  (c) Northern Areas (d) None of these