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Ques 1. The 4th edition of the India International Science Festival will be held in which city?[A] Lucknow [B] New Delhi [C] Mumbai [D] Bengaluru
Ques 2. Who has inaugurated the International Workshop on Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (IWDRI) in New Delhi?[A] Nirmala Sitharaman [B] Ramnath Kovind [C] Rajnath Sing [D] Narendra Modi
Ques 3. Which city has topped the list of winning cities in 4th round under National Smart Cities Challenge?[A] Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh [B] Silvassa, Dadar & Nagar Haveli [C] Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh [D] Diu, Daman & Diu
Silvassa, Dadar & Nagar Haveli
Ques 4. Who has been given Afghan’s honour, ‘Medal of Bravery’ Awards?[A] Narendra Modi [B] Ram Nath Kovind [C] Benjamin Netanyahu [D] Donald Trump
Ques 5. Which movie is named as the Best film in Film Fair Awards?[A] Tumhari Sulu [B] Hindi Medium [C] Bareilly Ki Barfi [D] Secret Superstar
Ques 6. Who has been honoured with Janakavi P Sawlaram Award?[A] Irfan Khan [B] Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari [C] Sudhir Dalvi [D] Girish Karnad
Ques 7. Minister of State (I/C) for Housing & Urban Affairs has announced 9 new cities in the 4th round under National Smart Cities Challenge. Which is not one of them?[A] Erode, Tamil Nadu [B] Bihar Sharif, Bihar [C] Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh [D] Solapur, Maharashtra
Ques 8. The name of famous Sarod Maestro, who passed away recently?[A] Gnani Sankaran [B] Pt Buddhadev Dasgupta [C] Chandi Lahiri [D] Kashinath
Pt Buddhadev Dasgupta
Ques 9. Who has been appointed New Director General of National Security Guard (NSG)?[A] Sudeep Lakhtakia [B] Om Prakash Rawat [C] Girish Karnad [D] Vijay Kumar
Ques 10. The Indo-US joint military exercise ‘Vajra Prahar’ will be held in which country?[A] India [B] Japan [C] USA [D] Shree Lanka
Ques 11. Which day was celebrated as 70th Army Day?[A] 21 January [B] 15 January [C] 16 January [D] 18 January
Ques 12. Who has been taken charges as the MD and CEO of the Agri-Commodity Bourse NCDEX?[A] Harish Manwani [B] Vijay Kumar [C] Om Prakash Rawat [D] Sudeep Lakhtakia
Ques 13. Which bank/finance company has signed an agreement with LIC to offer Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana (PMJJBY)?[A] Punjab National Bank [B] Bank of Baroda [C] Federal Bank [D] AU Small Finance Bank
AU Small Finance Bank
Ques 14. Who has been awarded as best director in Film Fair Awards?[A] Irfan Khan [B] Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari [C] James Franc Girish Karnad [D] Sudhir Dalvi
Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari
Ques 15. Chandi Lahiri who passed away recently was famous as a/an[A] Journalist [B] Cinematographer [C] Sarod Maestro [D] Cartoonist
Ques 16. India has been placed on which position on a global manufacturing index ranking?[A] 30th [B] 10th [C] 32nd [D] 9th
Ques 17. Who has been appointed as new Chief Election Commissioner?[A] Harish Manwani [B] Vijay Kumar [C] Om Prakash Rawat [D] Sudeep Lakhtakia
Om Prakash Rawat
Ques 18. Who is leading the Indian delegation to 10th Global Forum for Food & Agriculture?[A] PM Narendra Modi [B] Gajendra Singh Shekhawat [C] Rajnath Sing [D] Nirmala Sitharaman
Gajendra Singh Shekhawat
Ques 19. PM Narendra Modi has inaugurated HPCL Rajasthan Refinery Ltd (HRRL) project commencement of oil refinery in Rajasthan. In which district it is established?[A] Ajmer [B] Jodhpur [C] Jaisalmer [D] Barmer
Ques 20. Who has been named ICC Test Cricketer of the Year?[A] Yujvendra Chahal [B] Virat Kohli [C] Steve Smith [D] Hasan Ali
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