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Ques 1. Under the Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY), the new AIIMS will be established in which city?[A] Bilaspur [B] Jodhpur [C] Patna [D] Bhopal
Ques 2. The Second Film and Television Institute of India will be established in which state?[A] Pune [B] Arunachal Pradesh [C] New Delhi [D] Tamil Nadu
Ques 3. Which country was the guest of hounor this year at the World Book Fair, New Delhi?[A] United Arab Emirates [B] Saudi Arabia [C] European Union [D] United Nation
Ques 4. Who won the Royal Cup Tournament 2017?[A] Shahzar Rizvi [B] Gilles Simon [C] Shiv Kapur [D] G Sathiyan
Ques 5. The Science Film Festival of India will be hosted at-[A] Bengaluru [B] New Delhi [C] Goa [D] Kolkata
Ques 6. Who has been awarded as the Best Central Bank Governor in Asia-Pacific?[A] N. Ravikiran [B] Ravi Menon [C] Vineet Chowdhary [D] T S Tirumurti
Ques 7. Paytm Payments Bank inked with which bank to introduce a facility to create a fixed deposit when the customer balance exceeds INR 1 lakh at the end of the day?[A] Induslnd Bank [B] HDFC Bank [C] Yes Bank [D] Bandhan Bank
Ques 8. Who has become new Prime Minister of Mali?[A] Moussa Mara [B] Modibo Keita [C] Soumeylou Boubeye Maiga [D] Gilles Simon
Soumeylou Boubeye Maiga
Ques 9. Which is the first country to enforce the equal pay for men and women?[A] United Arab Emirate [B] Saudi Arabia [C] Iceland [D] Finland
Ques 10. Which State is going to host the 39th National Games in 2022?[A] Goa [B] Nagaland [C] Meghalaya [D] Assam
Ques 11. Which day is Known as World Braille Day?[A] 1 January [B] 3 January [C] 4 January [D] 6 January
Ques 12. Who has been taken charges as the new Foreign Secretary of India?[A] Vijay Keshav Gokhale [B] Om Prakash Singh [C] Pankaj Jain [D] Rajinder Khanna
Vijay Keshav Gokhale
Ques 13. Which state of India has emerged as the leader in the country in terms of Gross Enrolment Ratio (GER) in higher education?[A] New Delhi [B] Tamil Nadu [C] Arunachal Pradesh [D] Himachal Pradesh
Ques 14. Who is listed as the Highest-ranked Player by International Table Tennis Federation?[A] G Sathiyan [B] Dimitrij Ovtcharov [C] Gilles Simon [D] Shahzar Rizvi
Ques 15. M.V. Pylee who passed away recently was famous as a/an[A] Educationist [B] Urdu Poet [C] Carnatic Vocalist [D] Astronaut
Ques 16. Fintech startup Nearby Technologies has tied up with which private sector bank to provide Aadhaar- enabled cardless and pinless ATM service?[A] Axis Bank [B] Yes Bank [C] Syndicate Bank [D] HDFC Bank
Ques 17. Who has been appointed as new CEO & MD of Infosys?[A] Vijay Keshav Gokhale [B] Vineet Chowdhary [C] Salil S Parekh [D] T S Tirumurti
Salil S Parekh
Ques 18. Which state has been declared as the second Open Defection Free State in Northeast, after Sikkim?[A] Nagaland [B] New Delhi [C] Bengaluru [D] Arunachal Pradesh
Ques 19. Which union minister has launched an online portal for the women empowerment named ‘NARI’?[A] Narendra Modi [B] Smriti Irani [C] Maneka Gandhi [D] Uma Bharti
Ques 20. Which cricket Team has won the Ranji Trophy 2017 cricket tournament?[A] Chhattisgarh [B] Vidarbha [C] Hyderabad [D] Gujrat
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