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Ques 1. Which Country would be hosting the G- 7 Interior Ministers summit 2017 on security issues?
Ques 2. Who was appointed as Russia’s ambassador to India?
[A] Nikolay Kudashev
[B] Simona Halep
[C] Madison Keys
[D] Caroline Wozniack
Ques 3. ‘Fete de Puducherry’ is a cultural festival of which city?
Ques 4. Which city has been named as World’s most live-able city?
[A] San Francisco
Ques 5. Who is the Highest Paid female actor for 2017?
[A] Scarlett Johansson
[B] Jenifer Lawrence
[C] Emma Stone
[D] Julia Roberts
Ques 6. Who has been appointed as Pakistan’s High Commissioner to India?
[A] Sohail Mahmood
[B] Abdul Basit
[C] Aziz Ahmed Khan
[D] Salman Bashir
Ques 7. Who has been appointed as the Goodwill Ambassador for Handicap International?
[A] Martina Hingis
[B] Hugh Jackman
Ques 8. Sadbhavana Divas is celebrated on __?
[A] 25th March
[B] 8th December
[C] 20th August
[D] 19th April
Ques 9. Name the first-ever Indian circumnavigation of the globe by an all-women crew?
[A] Navika Sagar Parikrama
[B] Tarini Sagar Parikrama
[C] Mahila Sagar Parikrama
[B] Shakti Sagar Parikrama
Navika Sagar Parikrama
Ques 10. Which is the recently launched Tracking and Data Relay Satellite of NASA?
Ques 11. Currently, India has won Test Series. The Tournament was held in which country?
[B] Sri Lanka
Ques 12. Who is the top ICC ODI batsman with 873 points?
[A] Mahendra Singh Dhoni
[B] Rohit Sharma
[C] Yuvraj Singh
[D] Virat Kohli
Ques 13. Vishal Sikka recently resigned as an MD and CEO of which firm?
Ques 14. Who launched a website recently to honour gallantry award winners?
[A] Rajnath Singh
[B] Narendra Modi
[C] Amit Shah
[D] Venkaiah Naidu
Ques 15. What is the name of the game whose links were asked to be disabled by the government?
[A] Candy Crush
[B] Pokemon Go
[C] White Whale
[D] Blue Whale
Ques 16. The Football Club that won the Spanish Super Cup is?
[C] Real Madrid
[D] Manchester United
Ques 17. Who was the renowned poet who passed away recently and was known for his poem ‘Madras Central’?
[A] Vijay Nambisan
[B] Trilok Sen
[C] Raman Sharma
[D] PB Chandran
Ques 18. Union Ministry that launched the ‘GeMSamvad: The GeM-Industry forum’?
[A] Ministry of Science
[B] Ministry of Communication
[C] Ministry of Finance
[D] Ministry of Commerce
Ministry of Commerce
Ques 19. The sprinter who bid a goodbye to the Athletics world on 13th August 2017 by announcing his retirement at the World Athletics Championships in London Is?
[A] MO Farah
[B] Usain Bolt
[C] Allen Johnson
[D] Richard Thompson
Ques 20. The Indian-ASEAN Youth Summit 2017, which marks the 25th anniversary of the ASEAN-India dialogue partnership, was held in____?
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