Monthly Current Affairs Quiz - January, 2018

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1. After Sikkim, which North-East state has been officially declared Open Defecation Free (ODF)?

[A] Manipur
[B] Arunachal Pradesh
[C] Nagaland
[D] Mizoram

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2. Which company has bagged the broadcast rights of 2018 Khelo India School Games (KISG)?

[A] Sahara
[B] Star Sports
[C] Adidas
[D] Reebok

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3. Which cricket team has won the 2017 Ranji Trophy tournament?

[A] Hyderabad
[B] Gujarat
[C] Chhattisgarh
[D] Vidarbha

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4. Which Container Port has won the 2017 “Samudra Manthan – Caring Organisation of the Year” award?

[A] Haldia Port
[B] Kolkata port
[C] Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust
[D] Visakhapatnam Port

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5. Who has taken charge as the Managing Director (MD) of India Infrastructure Finance Company Ltd (IIFCL)?

[A] Pankaj Jain
[B] Sridhar Kumar
[C] Arun K Shah
[D] T S Joshi

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6. Prime Minister’s official website – www.pmindia.gov.in – is available in how many languages?

[A] 13
[B] 10
[C] 11
[D] 15

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7. Endangered ‘bird language’ has entered the UNESCO list of Intangible Cultural Heritage. It is belong to which country?

[A] Senegal
[B] Turkey
[C] India
[D] Uruguay

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8. NABARD has signed pact with which bank to promote Joint Liability Groups (JLGs) in Bengal?

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

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9. Who has taken charge as the new chief of the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB)?

[A] R R Bhatnagar
[B] Rina Mitra
[C] Abhay
[D] Om Prajapati

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10. Who has been appointed as the Editor of the Economic and Political Weekly (EPW)?

[A] Gopal Guru
[B] Paranjoy Guha Thakurta
[C] Geetanjali Das
[D] Priyank Kumar

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