1. What is the theme of World Wetlands Day 2016? [A]Forests and Wetlands [B]Wetlands and Tourism [C]Wetlands for our Future – Sustainable Livelihoods [D]Wetlands and Agriculture Answer: Wetlands for our Future – Sustainable LivelihoodsNotes: The World Wetlands Day is observed annually on February 2 to mark the adoption of the Convention on Wetlands in the ..
Daily Current Affairs -2020: Objective [MCQ] Current Affairs Quiz
1. Who has been appointed from India as Senior Director in the World Bank? [A]Amitabh Singh [B]Saroj Kumar Jha [C]Suvarna Kumar [D]Nikhil Srivastav Answer: Saroj Kumar JhaNotes: Saroj Kumar Jha has been appointed as the Senior Director for the Fragility, Conflict and Violence Group in the World Bank group. He has to provide strategic leadership ..
1. India’s first Defence Industrial Park will come up in which state? [A]Tamil Nadu [B]Kerala [C]Odisha [D]Uttar Pradesh Answer: KeralaNotes: The Indian government has approved setting up of India’s first Defence Industrial Park at Ottappalam in Palakkad district of Kerala. The Rs. 231 crore park will be established with the help of Central and State ..
1. Who has won the 2016 Australia Open women’s single title? [A]Serena Williams [B]Angelique Kerber [C]Flavia Pennetta [D]Johanna Konta Answer: Angelique KerberNotes: The German tennis player Angelique Kerber has won 2016 Australia Open women’s single title by defeating Serena Williams in the final at Melbourne park. She became the first German to win this Grand ..
1. Who has been selected for the 2016 Amnesty International Human Rights Award? [A]Pradeep Hedau [B]Monira Rahman [C]Henri Tiphagne [D]Abel Barrera Answer: Henri TiphagneNotes: Indian lawyer and human rights defender, Henri Tiphagne has been selected for the 2016 Amnesty International Human Rights Award for his exceptional commitment to human rights. The award comes with 10000 ..