Current Affairs Quiz 23 July 2016

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— Current Affairs Quiz- 23 July 2016 —


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Que 1. Who has been appointed as the chief executive officer(CEO) of Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI)?

  1. Harcharan Singh Longowal
  2. Bismil Saeedi
  3. Raghunath Manet
  4. Bhushan Pandey

Que 2. Name the Bill approved by USA aimed at combating a nationwide epidemic of heroin and other opioid addictions.

  1. Examining Opioid Treatment Infrastructure Act
  2. Mental Health Awareness and Improvement Act
  3. NAS Healthy Babies Act
  4. Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act

Que 3. Which city’s Municipal Council has signed an agreement with National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI) to develop 12 sewage treatment plants (STP)?

  1. Delhi
  2. Mumbai
  3. Bengaluru
  4. Chennai
  5. Pune

Que 4. Who has been selected by Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton as her Vice Presidential running mate?

  1. John C. Frémont
  2. William L. Dayton
  3. Tim Kaine
  4. Charles Evans Hughes

Que 5. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has laid the foundation stone of All India Institute Of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) and revival of fertilizer factory in which state?

  1. Bihar
  2. Maharashtra
  3. Uttar Pradesh
  4. Telangana

Que 6. ____ Tourism has won the 2016 Pacific Asia Travel Association awards.

  1. Tamil Nadu
  2. Maharashtra
  3. Kerala
  4. Uttar Pradesh

Que 7. India has approved 14 joint projects with which country’s research institute on July 22?

  1. Israel
  2. Mexico
  3. Brazil
  4. Canada

Que 8. Who will head the committee on river Ganga?

  1. Ravi Chaturvedi
  2. Prashant Nair
  3. Giridhar Malaviya
  4. Kishan Singh Sangwan

Que 9. Expansion of SDSN an organisation announced India has 110th rank for goal worldwide in new Sustainable Development Goal Index (SDG Index)

  1. Sustainable Developmental Solutions Networks
  2. Sustainablity Developmental Solutions Networks
  3. Sustainable Development Solutions Network
  4. Sustainable Development Solutions and Network

Que 10. India’s first e-court in

  1. Banglore
  2. Delhi
  3. Gurgaon
  4. Hydrabad

Que 11.  India,US agreed in enhance cooperation on __________________ energy

  1. Potential Energy
  2. Electrical Energy
  3. Chemical Energy
  4. Hydrocarbon Energy

Que 12.  Who is the Petroleum Minister

  1. Raj Nath Singh
  2. Dharmendra Pradhan
  3. Smt. Sushma Swaraj
  4. Arun Jaitley

Que 13. Which agreement was signed in india and china that will come into force on 1st October 2016?

  1. Social of Security Agreement
  2. Social Security Agreement
  3. Social Security of Agreement
  4. Social Security and Agreement

Que 14. Who is the new Chairperson of the Joint Committee of Parliament examining the Land Acquisition Bill?

  1. Shri Giriraj Singh
  2. Shri Rama Kishore Singh
  3. Ganesh Singh
  4. Shri Raj Kumar Singh

Que 15. Which of the following Indian states won 2 Gold Awards at the PATA Awards?

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

Que 16. Expansion of PATA

  1. Pacific Asia and Travel Association
  2. Pacific and Asia Travel Association
  3. Pacific of Asia Travel Association
  4. Pacific Asia Travel Association

Que 17. Who has recently become the first Indian Test Captain to score a double century outside India?

  1. MS Dhoni
  2. Shikhar Dhawan
  3. Virat Kohli
  4. Rohit Sharma

Que 18. Facebook recently successfully completed test flight of its Internet drone. What is the name of the drone?

  1. Loon Internet
  2. Aquira
  3. Aquila
  4. None of the above

Que 19. Which of the following Indian companies has/have been listed in the 2016 Fortune 500 list of the world’s biggest corporations in terms of revenue?

  1. Indian Oil Corporation
  2. Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd
  3. Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd
  4. All of the above

Que 20. How many Public Sector Banks in India have posted losses in the 2015-2016 financial year? 

  1. Five
  2. Six
  3. Fourteen
  4. Seven

Que 21. Haryana Government has decided to establish hi-tech cyber forensic lab in which area/district

Que 22. The Lok Sabha recently passed a bill to establish a new National Institute of Technology in which of the following states?

  1. Assam
  2. Uttar Pradesh
  3. Karnataka
  4. Andhra Pradesh

Que 23. Who has been appointed as the Chairperson of Parliament House Committee?

  1. Suresh Angadi
  2. Meenakshi Lekhi
  3. Amit Shah
  4. Nirmal Bairagi

Que 24. The Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi recently unveiled a foundation stone for revival of a fertilizer unit. This fertilizer is located in which city?

  1. Lucknow
  2. Raipur
  3. Gorakhpur
  4. Moradabad

Que 25. Who has recently become the first Indian Test Captain to score a double century outside India?

  1. MS Dhoni
  2. Rohit Sharma
  3. Shikhar Dhawan
  4. Virat Kohli

Que 26. Who has been appointed as the Chairperson of Lok Sabha Privileges Committee?

  1. Suresh Angadi
  2. Meenakshi Lekhi
  3. Amit Shah
  4. Nirmal Bairagi

Que 27. Name the golfer that won the KGA women’s Pro Championship held in Bengaluru.

  1. Amandeep Drall
  2. Aadil Bedi
  3. Sharmila Nicollet
  4. Amandeep Kaur

Que 28. The fourth edition of the Brahmaputra Valley Film Festival 2016 recently began in which city?

  1. Jorhat
  2. Dibrugarh
  3. Dispur
  4. Guwahati

Que 29. Name the annual electronic music festival that recently commenced in Boom, Belgium.

  1. TomorrowWorld
  2. Tomorrowland
  3. What lies beneath
  4. None of the above

Que 30. Name the veteran journalist associated with Marathi daily newspaper Tarun Bharat who died recently.

  1. Inder Malhotra
  2. K K Katyal
  3. Anil Shinde
  4. None of the above

Que 31. Name the eminent Journalist and Doordarshan News Correspondent who passed away recently.

  1. Inder Malhotra
  2. K K Katyal
  3. Anil Shinde
  4. Sanjiv Thomas

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—Answer Key —

1).4 2).4 3).1 4).3 5).3
6).3 7).2 8).3 9).3 10).4
11).4 12).2 13).2 14).3 15).1
16).4 17).3 18).3 19).4 20).3
21).1 22).4 23).1 24).3 25).4
26).2 27).1 28).4 29).2 30).3
31).4 32). 33). 34).

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