GK & Current Affairs Quiz: June 16, 2017

1. Which city hosted the World Summit on Information Society (WSIS) Forum-2017?
[A] Paris
[B] New York
[C] Geneva
[D] Berlin

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2. Where is the headquarters of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)?
[A] Paris
[B] Geneva
[C] Berlin
[D] New York

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3. P N Bhagwati, who passed away recently, was associated with which field?
[A] Law
[B] Politics
[C] Journalism
[D] Film Industry

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4. Who is the newly appointed Indian Ambassador to European Union (EU)?
[A] Reenat Sandhu
[B] Gaitri Issar Kumar
[C] Ajit Vinayak Gupte
[D] Rajeev Shahare

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5. What is the theme of the 2017 ASEAN Dengue Day (ADD)?
[A] One vision for dengue-free society
[B] ASEAN unity for a dengue-free community
[C] Dengue: Fight is necessary
[D] United fight against dengue

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6. Who will be conferred with the 2017 Bhupen Hazarika National Award?
[A] Samudra Gupta Kashyap
[B] Lou Majaw
[C] Yeshe Dorjee Thongchi
[D] Jahnu Barua

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7. Who has won the 2017 Man Booker International Prize?
[A] Ian Samsom
[B] David Grossman
[C] Roy Jacobsen
[D] Amos Oz

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8. Which IIT institute will confer honorary doctorate degree to PT Usha?
[A] IIT Madras
[B] IIT Kanpur
[C] IIT Indore
[D] IIT Bombay

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9. The 2017 World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD) is observed on which day?
[A] June 14
[B] June 16
[C] June 15
[D] June 17

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10. What is the India’s rank in the 2017 Global Innovation Index (GII)?
[A] 60th
[B] 36th
[C] 54th
[D] 75th

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