Current Affairs Questions & Answers: March 1, 2017

1. Who has been appointed as new Chief Secretary of Maharashtra?

[A] Sumit Mullick
[B] Kashish Nandan
[C] Nirmal Gupta
[D] Swadheen Kshatriya

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2. Tarak Mehta, who recently passed away, was the noted play writer of which language?

[A] Urdu
[B] Gujarati
[C] Marathi
[D] Odia

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3. Who is the author of the book “The Wrong Turn: Love and Betrayal in the Time of Netaji”?

[A] Aalap Roy
[B] Aadishri Roy
[C] Sujata Bose
[D] Namita Roy Ghose

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4. What is the theme of 2017 International Rare Disease Day (IRDD)?

[A] Solidarity
[B] Mystery Diagnosis
[C] Research
[D] Rehabilitation

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5. Who has been named as the “Captain of the Year” at 2017 ESPNcricinfo Awards?

[A] Virat Kohli
[B] Ben Stokes
[C] Faf du Plessis
[D] Steven Smith

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6. Alwin Francis is associated with which sports?

[A] Cricket
[B] Badminton
[C] Tennis
[D] Chess

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7. Haji Abdul Salam, who recently passed away, was the Member of Rajya Sabha from which state?

[A] Uttar Pradesh
[B] Manipur
[C] Andhra Pradesh
[D] Madhya Pradesh

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8. How much loan amount has been sanctioned by the World Bank (WB) for the Tejaswini project?

[A] $55 million
[B] $78 million
[C] $63 million
[D] $89 million

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9. The National Tiger Conservation Authority (NTCA) has recently imposed a 5-year ban on BBC. NTCA is the statutory body of which union ministry?

[A] Ministry of New and Renewable Energy
[B] Ministry of Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation
[C] Ministry of External Affairs
[D] Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change

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10. Which city hosted the 4th India-CLMV Business Conclave-2017?

[A] Pune
[B] Chennai
[C] Jaipur
[D] New Delhi

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