GK & Current Affairs Quiz: January 03, 2018

1. Which Container Port has won the 2017 “Samudra Manthan – Caring Organisation of the Year” award?

[A] Haldia Port
[B] Kolkata port
[C] Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust
[D] Visakhapatnam Port

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2. Who has taken charge as the Managing Director (MD) of India Infrastructure Finance Company Ltd (IIFCL)?

[A] Pankaj Jain
[B] Sridhar Kumar
[C] Arun K Shah
[D] T S Joshi

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3. Radha Vishwanathan, the noted vocalist has passed away. She hailed from which state?

[A] Kerala
[B] Tamil Nadu
[C] Andhra Pradesh
[D] Karnataka

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4. Who has taken charge as the new Chief Operating Officer (COO) of National Cricket Academy (NCA)?

[A] Rahul Johri
[B] Tufan Ghosh
[C] Saba Karim
[D] MV Sridhar

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5. The Telangana government has recently constituted the SC/ST Commission. Who will be the head of the Commission?

[A] Chilakamarri Narasimha
[B] Boyilla Vidyasagar
[C] M Rambal Naik
[D] Errolla Srinivas

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6. The Union Cabinet has recently given its approval for establishment of new AIIMS in which state under the Pradhan Mantri Swasthya Suraksha Yojana (PMSSY)?

[A] Himachal Pradesh
[B] Jammu & Kashmir
[C] Tripura
[D] Nagaland

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7. Prime Minister’s official website – www.pmindia.gov.in – is available in how many languages?

[A] 13
[B] 10
[C] 11
[D] 15

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8. The first draft of National Register of Citizens (NRC) has released for which state?

[A] Nagaland
[B] Assam
[C] Punjab
[D] Kerala

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9. Who has been appointed as the new Deputy National Security Adviser (NSA)?

[A] Manish Pandey
[B] Arvind Gupta
[C] Rajinder Khanna
[D] Nikhil Singh

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10. The Birbal Sahni Institute of Palaeobotany (BSIP) is located in which state?

[A] Madhya Pradesh
[B] Rajasthan
[C] Uttar Pradesh
[D] Punjab

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  1. Ahmad

    January 3, 2018 at 9:52 pm

    Thank you

  2. Shree hari V

    January 4, 2018 at 7:30 am

    Question no 9
    It is IAS officer or RAS officer

    • Ram Choudhary

      January 4, 2018 at 3:35 pm

      it’s RAS officer.
      The secret service wing RAW has it’s own cadre and are called RAS officers.

  3. Revs

    January 4, 2018 at 9:48 am


  4. A. Khan

    January 4, 2018 at 9:56 am

    Thank you GKtoday.You are wonderful site for daily current affairs.

  5. subhash

    January 4, 2018 at 10:50 am

    RAS officier

  6. SS

    January 4, 2018 at 2:01 pm


  7. M.POOJA

    January 4, 2018 at 2:13 pm

    thank q sir

  8. sandip

    January 5, 2018 at 11:43 am

    que no 7 = correct ans 11 or 13

    • GKToday

      January 5, 2018 at 11:47 am


  9. parth jaisinghani

    January 18, 2018 at 2:53 pm

    Saudi Arabia and Uae introdcued vat is not mentioned i this quiz??

  10. Akanksha Lala

    January 18, 2018 at 4:02 pm

    Exellent job Sir☺??

  11. Akshaya kumar bal

    January 31, 2018 at 1:33 pm

    thankyou sir

  12. Amit

    February 8, 2018 at 5:28 pm



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