GK & Current Affairs Quiz: October 7, 2017

1. The international exhibition ‘World Dental Show 2017’ has opened in which city?

[A] Mumbai
[B] New Delhi
[C] Chennai
[D] Kolkata

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2. Which state government has launched a mass marriage scheme ‘Mukhyamantri Samoohik Vivaah Yojana’ for BPL families?

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

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3. Which city to host the first-ever conference of Partner NGOs?

[A] Pune
[B] Ahmedabad
[C] New Delhi
[D] Lucknow

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4. Who has become the first person from India to win Anna Politkovskaya Award?

[A] Rajdev Ranjan
[B] Gauri Lankesh
[C] Tarun Kumar Acharya
[D] M. V. N. Shankar

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5. Kundan Shah, who passed away recently, was the renowned personality of which field?

[A] Journalism
[B] Sports
[C] Film Industry
[D] Politics

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6. The Union government has set up a study group to examine the problems of people along IB, LOC in J&K. Who will head the team?

[A] Rina Mitra
[B] Sunil Ajmera
[C] Ajit Doval
[D] Rajiv Kumar

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7. The 2017 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN). Where is the headquarters of ICAN?

[A] London
[B] New York
[C] Warsaw
[D] Geneva

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8. The Bori Wildlife Sanctuary (BWS) is located in which state?

[A] Chhattisgarh
[B] Madhya Pradesh
[C] Maharashtra
[D] Rajasthan

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9. Who has been appointed by the Supreme Court (SC) as amicus curiae on plea seeking re-probe of Mahatma Gandhi assassination?

[A] J S Khehar
[B] Arun Kumar Mishra
[C] Ranjan Gogoi
[D] Amrender Sharan

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10. What is the theme of the 2017 India Water Week (IWW)?

[A] Water for Inclusive Growth
[B] Water and Energy for Inclusive Growth
[C] Water and Society
[D] Water for all: Striving together

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