GK & Current Affairs Quiz: January 02, 2018

1. Which union minister has launched an online portal NARI for the empowerment of women?

[A] Maneka Gandhi
[B] Narendra Modi
[C] Uma Bharti
[D] Smriti Irani

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2. Anwar Jalalpuri, the noted Urdu poet has passed away. He hailed from which state?

[A] Arunachal Pradesh
[B] Rajasthan
[C] Telangana
[D] Uttar Pradesh

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3. The 171st Araadhanai Music Festival (AMF) has started in which state?

[A] Kerala
[B] Tamil Nadu
[C] Odisha
[D] Tripura

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4. Who has taken charge as the new CEO and MD of Infosys?

[A] Michael Pesch
[B] Nandan Nilekani
[C] Salil Parekh
[D] Pravin Rao

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5. Which state government has recently received the approval for purchase of electric vehicles under Central government’s FAME-India scheme?

[A] Karnataka
[B] Assam
[C] Himachal Pradesh
[D] Gujarat

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6. Who has been appointed the new Foreign Secretary of India?

[A] V.Rajamani
[B] Vijay Keshav Gokhale
[C] Madhukar Bhave
[D] Husain Dalwai

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7. Who has become the India’s highest-ranked player in latest International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) rankings?

[A] Sharath Kamal
[B] Soumyajit Ghosh
[C] G Sathiyan
[D] Anthony Amalraj

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8. R Margabandu, the noted politician passed away. He hailed from which state?

[A] Gujarat
[B] Odisha
[C] Chattisgarh
[D] Tamil Nadu

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9. Rajneesh Gurbani is associated with which sports?

[A] Cricket
[B] Chess
[C] Boxing
[D] Table Tennis

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10. The Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences (ARIES) is located in which state?

[A] Uttarakhand
[B] Andhra Pradesh
[C] Kerala
[D] Punjab

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    January 23, 2018 at 7:51 pm

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    February 5, 2018 at 10:01 pm

    same here

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    September 17, 2018 at 10:35 pm

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