Current Affairs Quiz 20 July 2016

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— Current Affairs Quiz- 20 July 2016 —


Daily | Current Affairs Quiz | Total- 31 Questions | 10 -Minute-Read | PDF Version




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Que 1. The Regional Centre for Biotechnology Bill, 2016 establish a Regional Centre for Biotechnology in which state

  1. Odisha
  2. Madhya Pradesh
  3. Rajasthan
  4. Haryana

Que 2. UNICEF in its released has said that almost a quarter of a million children severely malnourished in parts of which of the following state

  1. Egypt
  2. Africa
  3. Nigeria
  4. Iraq
You Should Read This Survey by UNICEF: http://unicef.org/media/media_91911.html

Que 3. Who has was sworn in as the Prime Minister of Australia for another term

  1. Bill Shorten
  2. Malcolm Turnbull
  3. Richard Di Natale
  4. Nick Xenophon

Que 4. Government will be increasing the share of coastal shipping to what percent in the modal cargo by 2020

  1. 9.2
  2. 10
  3. 8.6
  4. 12

Que 5. The Sustainable Development Goals agenda includes a target to reduce premature deaths from NCDs by how many percentage by 2030.

  1. 20
  2. 30
  3. 40
  4. 50

Que 6. Which of the following Organization has released a report of 2015 Non-communicable Diseases (NCD) Global Survey on 18 July 2016.

  1. PAHO
  2. WHO
  3. UNICEF
  4. ANSED

Que 7. Alterbeat has the distinction of being the only Indian startup to be funded by which government

  1. Malaysian
  2. Indonesian
  3. Chinese
  4. Japanese

Que 8. The recommendation of Lodha Committee on BCCI reforms that was accepted by Supreme Court bars people above which age from being member of BCCI

  1. 58 years
  2. 62 years
  3. 70 years
  4. 72 years

Que 9. Name the Legendary playback singer who has passed away on recently

  1. Joseph Antic
  2. Agha Nasir
  3. Mubarak Begum
  4. None of the above

Que 10. Which state has passed the Legislative Assembly (Removal of Disqualifications) Amendment Bill, 2016 recently

  1. Kerala
  2. Tamil Nadu
  3. Karnataka
  4. Maharashtra

Que 11. Hydropower station at Sardar Sarovar becomes operational.This power station located in which state

  1. Madhya Pradesh
  2. Haryana
  3. Karnataka
  4. Gujarat

Que 12. Which country has signed an agreement with World Health Organisation for promotion of traditional systems of medicine, including Yoga and Ayurveda, globally.

  1. India
  2. US
  3. Russia
  4. China

Que 13. C-DOT has developed and demonstrated the world’s first open standards based M2M communications platform. What does C-DOT stand for

  1. Centre for the Development of Telephony
  2. Centre for the Development of Telecommunications
  3. Centre for the Development of Telematics
  4. Centre for the Development of Telemetry Answer Explanation

Que 14. India’s first e-court was opened in July 2016 at which High Court

  1. Madras High Court
  2. Hyderabad High Court
  3. Rajasthan High Court
  4. Punjab High Court

Que 15. The Narendra Modi government has allocated Rs 22,915 crore capital to meet the capitalization needs of how many Public Sector Banks (PSBs) in the current fiscal.

  1. 10
  2. 12
  3. 13
  4. 17

Que 16. Herbalife International India, a global premier nutrition company, has entered into a two-year exclusive partnership with which organization

  1. Board of Control for Cricket in India
  2. Indian Hockey Federation
  3. Indian Olympic Association
  4. None of the above

Que 17. Who has been appointed as the new Vice-President of Western Union (South Asia)

  1. Solomon D. Trujillo
  2. Sohini Rajola
  3. Jeffrey A. Joerres
  4. Betsy Holden

Que 18. Satellite belonging to London based mobile satellite communication company moved over India. What is it called

  1. 2F1
  2. 3F5
  3. 4F2
  4. 1F2

Que 19. Who has been appointed as the Managing Director of 2019 World Cup

  1. Gulam Bodi
  2. Steve Elworthy
  3. Naumanullah
  4. James Marshall

Que 20. Who becomes first Indian to win Mister World title

  1. Nicklas Pedersen
  2. Rohit Khandelwal
  3. Francisco Escobar
  4. None of the above

Que 21. Who has been appointed as COO of HCL Technologies in addition to present role on 18th July 2016

  1. C Vijay Kumar
  2. Keki Mistry
  3. Thomas Sieber
  4. Amal Ganguli

Que 22. The US State Department has approved the sale of $785 million in bombs to which country for the US-led campaign against ISIS?

  1. Syria
  2. Iraq
  3. Saudi Arabia
  4. UAE

Que 23 Who has been elected as the Prime Minister of Australia?

  1. Malcolm Turnbull
  2. Edmund Barton
  3. Bob Hawke
  4. Tony Abbott

Que 24. In which country is Nice city located?

  1. USA
  2. Germany
  3. Netherlands
  4. France

Que 25. Donald Trump has officially clinched the _____ nomination for the US President.

  1. Democratic
  2. Constitution
  3. Libertarian
  4. Republican

Que 26. Which country has recently begun military exercises in South China Sea(SCS)?

  1. USA
  2. India
  3. Vietnam
  4. China

Que 27. Name the Bill which has been amended by the government which prohibits child labour.

  1. The Indian Law on the Protection of Minors, 2016
  2. The Employment of Children Act(Amendment), Bill, 2014
  3. The Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Amendment Bill, 2012
  4. The Bonded Labour System Abolition Act, 2016

Que 28. NITI Aayog has signed a two-year statement of intent with which company to set up and manage 10 Atal Tinkering Laboratories (ATL) in schools?

  1. Google
  2. Tata
  3. HCL
  4. Intel

Que 29. Hashim Ansari who passed away on July 20 was a ____.

  1. Politician
  2. Actor
  3. Journalist
  4. None of the above

Que 30. The government has removed the Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DeITY) from which ministry and made it a separate ministry?

  1. Science and Technology
  2. Industries
  3. Communications and Information Technology
  4. Labour and Employment

Que 31. Mumbai’s Siddhivinayak Temple has tied up with which bank to provide devotees with an electronic platform to make donations of financial instruments?

  1. BoB
  2. IIBI
  3. ICICI
  4. SBI

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—Answer Key —

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6).2 7).1 8).3 9).3 10).1
11).4 12).1 13).3 14).2 15).3
16).3 17).2 18).3 19).2 20).2
21).1 22).4 23).1 24).4 25).4
26).4 27).3 28).4 29).4 30).3
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