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Ques 1. To have a Wagah-like beating retreat ceremony, the Friendship Gate is constructed at the border of which country?[A] China [B] Pakistan [C] Afghanistan [D] Bangladesh
Ques 2. Which state became the first state of the country to opt out of National Health Protection Scheme?[A] Tamil Nadu [B] West Bengal [C] Maharashtra [D] Gujarat
Ques 3. Which city has been named as the 12th richest city globally according to New World Wealth report?[A] Mumbai [B] Dubai, UAE [C] Bengaluru [D] Qingdao, China
Ques 4. Who has been awarded as Grand Collar of the State of Palestine?[A] Rami Hamdallah [B] Sanjiv Bajaj [C] PM Narendra Modi [D] Abdul Hamid
PM Narendra Modi
Ques 5. The Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit was held in which city?[A] Mumbai [B] Qingdao, China [C] Bengaluru [D] Ahmedabad
Ques 6. Who has been presented the Earnest Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 Award?[A] Vikas Sathaye [B] Sanjiv Bajaj [C] Ashok Das [D] Rakesh Singh
Ques 7. In which city the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has inaugurated the Centre for learning Sanskrit language?[A] Maldives [B] Bengaluru [C] Ahmadabad [D] Bhutan
Ques 8. The name of noted littérateur, who passed away recently?[A] Asma Jehangir [B] Pt Buddhadev Dasgupta [C] Chandrasekhar Rath [D] Bolla Bulli Ramaiah
Ques 9. Who has been appointed as Chairman of the Indian Council of Historical Research?[A] Arvind P. Jamkhedkar [B] Ashok Das [C] Chandrashekhara Kambara [D] Rakesh Singh
Arvind P. Jamkhedkar
Ques 10. Bank of Baroda will shut down its operation in which country due to penalty of R11 million for lapses in compliance?[A] China [B] Bangladesh [C] South Africa [D] UAE
Ques 11. Which day is celebrated as World Radio Day?[A] 12 February [B] 13 February [C] 15 February [D] 11 February
Ques 12. Who has resigned as Prime Minister of Ethiopia?[A] Cyril Ramaphosa [B] Haruhiko Kuroda [C] Hailemariam Desalegn [D] Jacob Zuma
Ques 13. Which bank/finance company has signed an agreement with National e-Governance Services Limited for information utility to expand the information infrastructure in India?[A] Punjab National Bank [B] ICICI Bank [C] HDFC Bank [D] New Development Bank
Punjab National Bank
Ques 14. Name of the Oldest ATP World Number One Player is[A] Martin Guptill [B] Roger Federer [C] Sharmila Nicollet [D] Andy Murray
Ques 15. Asma Jehangir who passed away recently, was famous as a/an[A] Noted Litterateur [B] Actor [C] Lawyer and Human Rights Activist [D] Union Minister
Lawyer and Human Rights Activist
Ques 16. Which technology/ company has been presented the Best Government Emerging Technologies Award?[A] Milkbasket [B] Tata Steel [C] Aadhaar [D] Umang App
Ques 17. Who has been given the Best Minister in the World Award?[A] PM Narendra Modi [B] Haruhiko Kuroda [C] Mulyani Indrawati [D] K P Sharma Oli
Ques 18. Who is the 1st Asian to Swim across Ocean Seven?[A] Sharmila Nicollet [B] Rohan More [C] Kishan Gangolli [D] Rakesh Singh
Ques 19. Which private lender Bank has tied up with software company Zoho to provide accounting and banking on an integrated platform?[A] New Development Bank [B] HDFC Bank [C] ICICI Bank [D] Punjab National Bank
Ques 20. Who has been appointed as President of Sahitya Akademi?[A] Chandrashekhara Kambara [B] Rakesh Singh [C] Ashok Das [D] Haruhiko Kuroda
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