Current Affairs 2016-2017 Question Answer

Q1. Which private sector bank has launched a service recently where customers can make transactions using just their voice as a means of authentication
(a) ICICI Bank
(b) AXIS Bank
(c) Indusland Bank
(d) HDFC Bank

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Q2. The new scheme "Pahal" by the Government of India is related to
(a) nutritional support to the secondary school children
(b) direct benefit transfer under Right to Food Act
(c) direct benefit transfer for LPG (DBTL)
(d) cash transfer to the farmers due to inclement weather and crop loss

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Q3. Which team is defeated by India in the fianl of the SAFF Cup Football
(a) Sri Lanka
(b) Bangladesh
(c) Maldives
(d) Afghanistan

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Q4. Which country recently claims of conducting successful Hydrogen bomb test
(a) Iran
(b) South Korea
(c) North Korea
(d) Syria

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Q5. Amitabh Kant appointed as the CEO of
(a) Wipro
(b) Niti Aayog
(c) Election Commission of India
(d) Reliance Industries

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Q6. Which one is the first country to granted approval for the sales of a new dengue vaccine
(a) Philippines
(b) Mexico
(c) Denmark
(d) Sri Lanka

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Q7. Which State wins the 2014-15 Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy
(a) Bihar
(b) Punjab
(c) West Bengal
(d) Uttar Pradesh

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Q8. Which city starts the first all women two-wheeler public transportation service in India
(a) Gurgaon
(b) Chandigarh
(c) Ranchi
(d) Noida

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Q9. Umaid Bhawan Palace which won the award of the world's best hotel at the Travellers' Choice is located in
(a) Jaipur
(b) Udaipur
(c) Jodhpur
(d) Jaisalmer

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Q10. The Zika Virus currently outbreaks in which continent
(a) Asia
(b) North America
(c) South America
(d) Africa

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Q11. Which State is declared as the first organic farming state of India
(a) Assam
(b) Sikkim
(c) Goa
(d) Meghalaya

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Q12. The Indian Regional Navigational Satellite System (IRNSS) 1-E satellite is launched from Sriharikota by
(a) PSLV-C31
(b) PSLV-N28
(c) PSLV-C33
(d) PSLV-N35

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Q13. Tsai Ing-wen elected as the first female President of
(a) China
(b) Myanmar
(c) Taiwan
(d) Malaysia

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Q14. Who is elected as the Best Actor in the 61st Filmfare Awards
(a) Amitabh Bachchan
(b) Shah Rukh Khan
(c) Ajay Devgan
(d) Ranveer Singh

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Q15. Which one become the first Indian state to achieve 100 percent primary education
(a) Kerala
(b) Mizoram
(c) Uttarakhand
(d) Goa

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Q16. Which footballer wins the Ballon d'Or award 2015
(a) Ronaldo
(b) Neymar
(c) Lionel Messi
(d) Iniesta

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Q17. Which country's army will participate in the 26th January Parade for the first time in Indian history
(a) French
(b) USA
(c) Bhutan
(d) England

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Q18. Which country's army will participate in the 26th January Parade for the first time in Indian history
(a) French
(b) USA
(c) Bhutan
(d) England

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Q19. Who wins the 2016 Australian Open Women's single title
(a) Serena Williams
(b) Venus Williams
(c) Angelique Kerber
(d) Petra Kvitová

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Q20. Who wins the 2016 Australian Open Men's single title
(a) Andy Murray
(b) Novak Djokovic
(c) Roger Federer
(d) Stan Wawrinka

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Q21. The National Girl Child Day is observed on
(a) 2nd January
(b) 14th January
(c) 20th January
(d) 24th January

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Q22. Which team wins the 2016 ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup in Dhaka
(a) West Indies
(b) India
(c) Bangladesh
(d) Australia

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Q23. The first Make in India week is organised by which city
(a) Mumbai
(b) Delhi
(c) Hyderabad
(d) Chennai

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Q24. The International Fleet Review 2016 was organised in
(a) Kozhikode
(b) Kochi
(c) Panaji
(d) Visakhapatnam

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Q25. Which album wins the "Album of the Year" award in 58th Annual Grammy Awards
(a) Thinking Out Loud
(b) Uptown Funk
(c) 1989
(d) Sylva

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Q26. Which Cricket team wins the Ranji Trophy final this year
(a) Tamil Nadu
(b) Saurashtra
(c) West Bengal
(d) Mumbai

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Q27. Which country's Parliament becomes the first one in the World to run entirely in Solar power
(a) India
(b) Pakistan
(c) Nepal
(d) Bangaladesh

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Q28. Which country was severly affected by the Tropical Cyclone Winston
(a) Australia
(b) Japan
(c) Malaysia
(d) Fiji

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Q29. Which movie wins the maximum number of Oscar awards in 2016
(a) Spotlight
(b) The Revenant
(c) Room
(d) Mad Max: Fury Road

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Q30. Who wins the Best Actor award in Oscar 2016
(a) Johnny Depp
(b) Leonardo DiCaprio
(c) Brad Pitt
(d) Matt Damon

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