GK & Current Affairs Quiz: November 22, 2017

1. Which university library has bagged the Highest Profile Registration category award for effective utilisation of the J-Gate@eShodhSindhu platform?

[A] Pondicherry University
[B] University of Madras
[C] Delhi University
[D] Anna University

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2. Who has been conferred with the 2017 Life Time Achievement (LTA) award by the Indian Mountaineering Foundation (IMF)?

[A] RS Jamwal
[B] Ajit Pai
[C] Tarasankar Bandyopadhyay
[D] Manik Banerjee

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3. Sudip Datta Bhowmik, the noted journalist was shot dead. He hailed from which state?

[A] Karnataka
[B] West Bengal
[C] Tripura
[D] Odisha

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4. What is the theme of the 2017 Universal Children’s Day (UCD)?

[A] Stop Violence Against Children!
[B] Protect Child Protect World
[C] Invest in Education
[D] Kids Take Over

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5. Which Indian-origin researcher has been appointed as new UNAIDS Special Ambassador for Adolescents and HIV?

[A] Thomas Kailath
[B] Quarraisha Abdool Karim
[C] Shwetak Patel
[D] Ajay Agrawal

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6. The Kumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary (KWS) is located in which district of Rajasthan?

[A] Rajsamand
[B] Barmer
[C] Bhilwara
[D] Jaisalmer

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7. India has signed how much amount of loan agreement with World Bank for “Shared Infrastructure for Solar Parks Project (SISPP)”?

[A] $200 million
[B] $111million
[C] $100 million
[D] $123 million

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8. Which union ministry is observing Vasectomy Fortnight in India?

[A] Ministry of Minority Affairs
[B] Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
[C] Ministry of Human Resource Development
[D] Ministry of Women and Child Development

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9. Which bank has launched Pattabhi Sitaramayya — Self Business Group (PS-SBG) scheme to encourage entrepreneurship?

[A] State Bank of India
[B] Andhra Bank
[C] Punjab National Bank
[D] Bank of India

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10. Which union minister has launched 1st World Conference on Access to Medical Products in New Delhi?

[A] Harsh Vardhan
[B] Harsimrat Kaur Badal
[C] J P Nadda
[D] Radha Mohan Singh

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