Sunday, 23 October 2016

Current Affairs Questions 23rd October 2016

Current Affairs Questions for All Competitive Exams:

Current-Affairs-Quiz
1. Union Skill development and Entrepreneurship Minister Rajeev Pratap Rudy has inaugurated ‘Kaushal Mahotasava‘ in which city of India?
a) Lucknow
b) Nagpur
c) Noida
d) Varanasi

2. Which union minister has launched the Regional air Connectivity Scheme UDAN (Ude Desh ka Aam naagrik) to enable more people to fly in smaller towns? 
a) Ashok Gajapathi Raju
b) Narendra Modi 
c) Nitin Gadkari
d) Raj Nath Singh 

3. Which Regiment of Indian Army has won a gold medal in gruelling Cambrian Patrol exercise organized by the British Army?
a) Punjab Regiment
b) Gorkha Rifles
c) Rajputana Rifles
d) Parachute Regiment

4. Name the second Indian city that received FIFA nod for hosting the U-17 World Cup in 2017?
a) Navi Mumbai
b) Kochi
c) Kolkata
d) Chennai

5. A protein-enriched rice variety has been developed by the Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya (IGKV) in ___.
a) Raipur
b) Bilaspur
c) Raigarh
d) Ratanpur

6. India has signed a 650-million US dollar loan agreement with which financial organisation for the Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridor-III (EDFC-III) Project?
a) Asian Development Bank (ADB)
b) World Bank
c) International Monetary Fund (IMF)
d) International Development Association (IDA)

7. Regional air connectivity scheme that was unveiled recently by Aviation Ministry will be rolled out by 
a) December 2016
b) January 2017
c) March 2017
d) April 2017

8. Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has recommended to the imposition of _____ penalty on Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea cellular for allegedly denying interconnectivity to Reliance Jio.
a) Rs. 2,650 crore
b) Rs. 2,850 crore
c) Rs. 3,050 crore
d) Rs. 3,200 crore

9. Which of the following union minister has announced the ‘Krishi Vigyan Kendra’ in each of the districts in the country?
a) Radha Mohan Singh
b) Birender Singh
c) Narendra Singh Tomar
d) Venkaiah Naidu

10.  Name the cloud service firm that will be acquired by Wipro Limited?
a) Allo Technologies 
b) Taleo
c) Appirio
d) Success Factors
Answers:

1:d, 2:a, 3:b, 4:a, 5:a, 6:b, 7:b, 8;c, 9:a, 10:c.

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