Current Affairs Questions & Answers: March 5-6, 2017

1. The “Destination North East-2017” festival has started in which city?

[A] New Delhi
[B] Chandigarh
[C] Guwahati
[D] Pune

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2. The 13th edition of Economic Co-operation Organisation (ECO) summit was held in which country?

[A] Pakistan
[B] Uzbekistan
[C] Tajikistan
[D] Azerbaijan

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3. The National Conference on Innovation in Educational Administration has started in which city?

[A] Kolkata
[B] Pune
[C] New Delhi
[D] Bhopal

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4. Thomas Earl Starzl, who performed the world’s first human liver transplant, has recently passed away. He hailed from which country?

[A] France
[B] Germany
[C] United Kingdom
[D] United States

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5. Who is the author of the book “Lincoln in the Bardo”?

[A] Junot Díaz
[B] George Saunders
[C] Marie Claire
[D] Zadie Smith

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6. Which city to host the National conference on Jal Kranti Abhiyan?

[A] Lucknow
[B] Bhopal
[C] New Delhi
[D] Jaipur

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7. Which city has topped the 2016 Annual Survey of India’s City-Systems (ASICS) Urban Governance ranking?

[A] Thiruvananthapuram
[B] Kolkata
[C] Bhubaneswar
[D] Pune

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8. What is the theme of the 2017 National Safety Week (NSW) of India?

[A] Safety: It takes all of us
[B] Keep each other safe
[C] Ensure safe and healthy working environment
[D] Strengthen safety movement to achieve zero harm

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9. Rene Preval, who passed away recently, was the former President of which country?

[A] Iraq
[B] France
[C] Greece
[D] Haiti

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10. Which state government has recently gave official language status to endangered tribal language “Kurukh”?

[A] West Bengal
[B] Assam
[C] Madhya Pradesh
[D] Rajasthan

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