Page-9 of GKToday Archives: September, 2016

The 2017 FiFA U-17 World Cup will be hosted by which country?

The 2017 FiFA U-17 World Cup will be hosted by which country? [A]Brazil [B]India [C]South Africa [D]Russia Show Answer India India will host the 2017 FIFA U-17 World Cup in October 2017, which is first-ever FIFA tournament in India. It ..

The book “Kunjamma Ode to a Nightingale: M.S. Subbulakshmi” has been authored by whom?

The book “Kunjamma Ode to a Nightingale: M.S. Subbulakshmi” has been authored by whom? [A]Shiva Pillai [B]Anna Mani [C]Alamelu Das [D]Lakshmi Vishwanathan Show Answer Lakshmi Vishwanathan The book “Kunjamma Ode to a Nightingale: M.S. Subbulakshmi” has been authored by Lakshmi ..

The 2016 Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR) will be hosted by which country?

The 2016 Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR) will be hosted by which country? [A]Myanmar [B]Vietnam [C]Thailand [D]India Show Answer India The 2016 Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR) will be hosted by the Government of ..

Where are the headquarters of Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPR&D)?

Where are the headquarters of Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPR&D)? [A]Hyderabad [B]New Delhi [C]Chennai [D]Bengaluru Show Answer New Delhi The headquarters of Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPR&D) is located in New Delhi. It is in news ..

Union Cabinet approves ratification of the Paris Agreement

The Union Cabinet has given its approval to ratify the Paris Agreement (on Climate Change) on Gandhi Jayanti i.e. on 2nd October 2016. The Paris Agreement was adopted by 185 nations in December 2015.  India had signed the agreement in ..

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World’s first three-parent baby born in Mexico

The world’s first three-parent baby boy was born in Mexico to a Jordanian couple with the help a controversial new fertility technique that incorporates DNA from three people in the embryo. The ‘three-parent’ technique also known as Mitochondrial donation (Mitochondrial ..

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