GK & Current Affairs Quiz: March 29, 2017

1. Who has been appointed the new executive director of the United Nations (UN) World Food Programme (WFP)?

[A] David Beasley
[B] Nikki Haley
[C] Josette Sheeran
[D] James Morris

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2. Truecaller has partnered with which bank to launch its UPI-based mobile payment service “Truecaller Pay”?

[A] HDFC Bank
[B] ICICI Bank
[C] State Bank of India
[D] Axis Bank

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3. Which bank has been adjudged the “Best Small Bank” award for 2016?

[A] Bandhan Bank
[B] IDBI Bank
[C] Karur Vysya Bank
[D] Dena Bank

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4. Who will become the first woman Chief Executive (CE) of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region?

[A] Woo Kwok-hing
[B] Leung Chun-ying
[C] Eric Cheung
[D] Carrie Lam

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5. Who has been declared the Man of the Series in the 2017 Border Gavaskar Trophy?

[A] Ravichandran Ashwin
[B] Ajinkya Rahane
[C] Ravindra Jadeja
[D] Murali Vijay

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6. Which Indian cricket player has won the Sir Garfield Sober Trophy for 2016?

[A] Virat Kohli
[B] Ravichandran Ashwin
[C] Ajinkya Rahane
[D] Ravindra Jadeja

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7. Which union ministry has launched an online film certification system “e-Cinepramaan” to promote transparency and ease of doing business?

[A] Ministry of Science and Technology
[B] Ministry of Information and Broadcasting
[C] Ministry of Communications
[D] Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology

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8. Who has been chosen for the Glenfiddich’s Emerging Artist of the Year 2017?

[A] Sitaram Swain
[B] Sunil Sethi
[C] Peter Nagy
[D] Feroz Gujral

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9. Arun Sarma, who passed away recently, was the renowned personality of which field?

[A] Law
[B] Science
[C] Sports
[D] Literary

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10. Who has been appointed the new member to the Sports Authority of India (SAI)?

[A] Vijender Singh
[B] Sania Mirza
[C] Siddhartha Upadhyay
[D] Sachin Tendulkar

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