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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  • Ahmad

    Thank you

  • Shree hari V

    Question no 9
    It is IAS officer or RAS officer

    • Ram Choudhary

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

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  • A. Khan

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

  • subhash

    RAS officier

  • SS



    thank q sir

  • sandip

    que no 7 = correct ans 11 or 13

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

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  • Amit