Page-3 of GKToday Archives: December, 2016
1. Which union ministry has launched GARV-II mobile app to monitor rural electrification data? [A]Ministry of Power [B]Ministry of Rural Development [C]Ministry of Panchayati Raj [D]Ministry of Tribal Affairs Answer: Ministry of PowerNotes: The Union Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New & Renewable Energy and Mines, Piyush Goyal has recently launched Grameen Vidyutikaran ..
1. Who has been named as the new director of Intelligence Bureau (IB)? [A]Rajiv Jain [B]Miland Singh [C]M S Dhanoa [D]Nishant Sharma Answer: Rajiv JainNotes: Rajiv Jain, an IPS officer of 1980 batch of Jharkhand cadre, has been appointed as the new Director of Intelligence Bureau (IB) for a period of two years. Currently, he ..
1. Who has been conferred with the ICFA’s 2016 Global Agriculture Leadership Award? [A]Narendra Modi [B]Mukesh Ambani [C]Venkaiah Naidu [D]Ratan Tata Answer: Ratan TataNotes: The Indian Council of Food and Agriculture (ICFA) has conferred the 2016 Global Agriculture Leadership Award to Tata Sons interim Chairman Ratan Tata in Mumbai, Maharashtra for his transformational role in ..
1. Which international personality has topped the 2016 World’s Most Powerful People list of Forbes? [A]Vladimir Putin [B]Donald Trump [C]Narendra Modi [D]Angela Merkel Answer: Vladimir PutinNotes: Russian President Vladimir Putin has been ranked first among the 2016 World’s Most Powerful People annual list of Forbes for a fourth straight year. In the list of 74 ..
1. Which Bollywood personality has been appointed as the UNICEF’s newest Global Goodwill Ambassador? [A]Priyanka Chopra [B]Deepika Padukone [C]Ranveer Singh [D]Amitabh Bachchan Answer: Priyanka ChopraNotes: The Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra has been appointed as the UNICEF’s newest Global Goodwill Ambassador at the UNICEF’s 70th anniversary event in New York. As the Global Goodwill Ambassador, she ..