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Ques 1. Ghodazari, a new wildlife sanctuary has been approved in which state?[A] New Delhi [B] Maharashtra [C] Uttar Pradesh [D] Karnataka
Ques 2. Which Scheme has announced for promoting solar farming by Union Government?[A] Operation Green [B] DASTAK [C] KUSUM [D] Green Good Deeds campaign
Ques 3. Which state has been named as the Most Polluted State of India according to Greenpeace Report?[A] Uttar Pradesh [B] Maharashtra [C] Andhra Pradesh [D] Karnataka
Ques 4. Who has been given Times Power Woman 2017 Award?[A] Abhilasha Kumari [B] Shabnam Asthana [C] PV Sindhu [D] Indra Nooyi
Ques 5. Which is the World’s Busiest Single-Runway Airport?[A] Dubai International Airport [B] Hong Kong International Airport [C] Mumbai Airport [D] Bengaluru Airport
Ques 6. Who has been presented the V Shantaram Lifetime Achievement Award?[A] Shesh Anand Madhukar [B] Shyam Benegal [C] Amitabh Bachchan [D] Mukesh Khanna
Ques 7. Which country is going to open a consulate in Guwahati trying to shake off military tag?[A] Maldives [B] Bangladesh [C] Rwanda [D] Bhutan
Ques 8. The name of famous Kathakali Maestro, who passed away recently?[A] Lakshmi Devi [B] Pt Buddhadev Dasgupta [C] Chandi Lahiri [D] Madavoor Vasudevan Nair
Madavoor Vasudevan Nair
Ques 9. Who has been appointed as Chief Executive of Nuclear Fuel Complex?[A] Sudeep Lakhtakia [B] Dinesh Srivastava [C] A.K. Prasad [D] Atul Anand
Ques 10. The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) decided to keep repo, reverse repo rates unchanged. What is the current reserve repo rate?[A] 6.25% [B] 5.75% [C] 6% [D] 4%
Ques 11. Which day is celebrated as World Cancer Day?[A] 10 February [B] 2 February [C] 1 February [D] 4 February
Ques 12. Who has been taken charges as the MD and CEO of the SBI Card?[A] Dilip S. Shanghvi [B] Neelam Kapoor [C] Hardayal Prasad [D] Dinesh Srivastava
Ques 13. Which bank/finance company has signed an agreement with Inland Waterways Authority of India?[A] Punjab National Bank [B] World Bank [C] HDFC Bank [D] Paytm Payments Bank
Ques 14. Name of the highest ranked Indian Squash Player is[A] Shubhankar Sharma [B] PV Sindhu [C] Sharath Kamal [D] Saurav Ghosal
Ques 15. Lakshmi Devi who passed away recently, was famous as a/an[A] Kathakali Maestro [B] Actor [C] Sarod Maestro [D] Cinematographer
Ques 16. India has been placed on which position in International Intellectual Property (IP) Index?[A] 6th [B] 44th [C] 42nd [D] 29th
Ques 17. Who has been appointed as new Assistant Chief of Naval Staff of food Corporation of India (FCI)?[A] Neelam Kapoor [B] Atul Anand [C] A.K. Prasad [D] Abhilasha Kumari
Ques 18. Who has launched a new 10-million-dollar Development Impact Bond (DIB) to help improve education for over 200,000 children in India?[A] PM Narendra Modi [B] Ram Nath Kovind [C] Britain’s Prince Charles [D] Bangladesh PM Khaleda Zia
Britain’s Prince Charles
Ques 19. The government will merge three general insurance firms into one and subsequently list the entity on stock exchanges as part of divestment of public sector entities. which insurance company is not one of them?[A] National Insurance Co Ltd [B] United India Assurance Co Ltd [C] Life Insurance Corporation [D] Oriental India Insurance Company
Life Insurance Corporation
Ques 20. Who has been appointed as ICC’s 1st Independent Female Director?[A] Sutirtha Mukherjee [B] Indra Nooyi [C] Neelam Kapoor [D] Shabnam Asthana
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