GK & Current Affairs Quiz: October 11, 2017

1.

What is the theme of the 2017 World Mental Health Day (WMHD)?

[A] Psychological first aid
[B] Mental health and older adults
[C] Dignity in mental health
[D] Mental health in the workplace

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2.

Which of the following has been named as the India’s best FMCG company in the food sector by the International Advertising Association (IAA)?

[A] Patanjali Ayurved
[B] Nestle India
[C] Amul
[D] Dabur India

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3.

What is the India’s GDP forecast for FY18 by the World Bank (WB) in its South Asia Economic Focus (Fall 2017) report?

[A] 7.2%
[B] 7.1%
[C] 7.0%
[D] 7.2%

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4.

What is the India’s GDP forecast for FY18 by IMF in its latest World Economic Outlook (WEO) report?

[A] 7.0%
[B] 6.7%
[C] 7.1%
[D] 6.5%

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5.

Who has been appointed as the new chairman of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII)?

[A] Anupam Kher
[B] Ragini Sharma
[C] Jagdish Bhagwati
[D] Rishi Kapoor

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6.

The Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary (MWS) is located in which state?

[A] Sikkim
[B] Chhattisgarh
[C] Kerala
[D] Nagaland

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7.

What is the theme of the 2017 International Day of the Girl Child (IDGC)?

[A] Empowering Adolescent Girls: Ending the Cycle of Violence
[B] Girls’ Progress = Goals’ Progress: What Counts for Girls
[C] Empower Girls: Before, during and after crises
[D] The Power of Adolescent Girl: Vision for 2030

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8.

Who has been appointed the new Ambassador to Principality of Monaco?

[A] Sanjiv Singla
[B] Arun Kumar Singh
[C] Mohan Kumar
[D] V M Kwatra

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9.

Who has been sworn-in as the new Governor of Assam?

[A] E.S.L. Narasimhan
[B] Bhanwarilal Purohit
[C] Keshari Nath Tripathi
[D] Jagdish Mukhi

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10.

Who has been bestowed with the 2017 Lal Bahadur Shastri National Award for Excellence in Public Administration, Academics and Management?

[A] Meera Thakur
[B] Bindeshwar Pathak
[C] K C Gupta
[D] M N Ramakrishna

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