Monthly Current Affairs Quiz - April, 2017

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1. Japan will provide how much Official Development Assistance (ODA) loan for infrastructure projects in India for FY 17?

[A] Yen 201 billion
[B] Yen 232 billion
[C] Yen 445 billion
[D] Yen 371 billion

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2. Which city has become the first Indian city to offer 1Gbps wired broadband internet service?

[A] Chennai
[B] Hyderabad
[C] Bangaluru
[D] Kochi

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3. Which high level committee has been set up to examine working of regulatory bodies for AYUSH system of medicine?

[A] Madhukar Gupta Committee
[B] Arvind Panagariya committee
[C] Shailesh Nagar committee
[D] H R Nagendra committee

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4. Darcus Howe, the well-known black power activist has passed away. He hailed from which country?

[A] United Kingdom
[B] United States
[C] Germany
[D] Haryana

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5. Who has been appointed the new chief justice of Madras High Court?

[A] Pradeep Nandraj
[B] Indira Banerjee
[C] Kanta Bhatnagar
[D] Nikhil Bose

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6. Ajey Jhankar, who passed away recently, was related to which field?

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

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7. Who has won the 2016 ACM A.M. Turing Award?

[A] Michael Stonebraker
[B] Martin E. Hellman
[C] Leslie Lamport
[D] Tim Berners-Lee

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8. Ikutaro Kakehashi, the Roland founder and digital music pioneer has passed away. He hailed from which country?

[A] North Korea
[B] China
[C] South Korea
[D] Japan

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9. What is the current reverse repo rate, as per first bi-monthly monetary policy review for 2017-18 of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI)?

[A] 6.0%
[B] 6.25%
[C] 6.5%
[D] 5.75%

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10. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved how much amount of loan to Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd (PGCIL)?

[A] $175 million
[B] $160 million
[C] $188 million
[D] $196 million

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