Monthly Current Affairs Quiz - November, 2017

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1. Who has taken over charge as new Director-General (DG) of National Investigation Agency (NIA)?

[A] Jainam Shah
[B] Ankit Awasthi
[C] Sharad Kumar Sinha
[D] Yogesh Chander Modi

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2. Who has been selected for Kerala’s top literary award “Ezhuthachan Puraskaram-2017”?

[A] Puthussery Ramachandran
[B] Vishnu Narayanan Namboothiri
[C] K Satchidanandan
[D] C. Radhakrishnan

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3. Pension regulator PFRDA has increased maximum age of joining National Pension Scheme (NPS) Private Sector from 60 to _____?

[A] 70 years
[B] 65 years
[C] 63 years
[D] 67 years

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4. Gagan Narang clinched silver in which rifle prone event at Commonwealth Shooting Championships in Brisbane?

[A] 10m rifle prone
[B] 25m rifle prone
[C] 30m rifle prone
[D] 50m rifle prone

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5. The 2017 World Tsunami Awareness Day (WTAD) is observed on which date?

[A] November 4
[B] November 5
[C] November 3
[D] November 6

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6. Who has won the 2017 men’s singles National Badminton Championships?

[A] Kidambi Srikanth
[B] Pranaav Jerry Chopra
[C] H S Prannoy
[D] Kashyap Parupalli

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7. Which state will be the first state to use EVMs with VVPAT machines on all booths during assembly elections?

[A] Gujarat
[B] Himachal Pradesh
[C] Madhya Pradesh
[D] Rajasthan

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8. Which city is hosting the 20th International Children’s Film Festival of India (ICFFI)?

[A] Hyderabad
[B] New Delhi
[C] Lucknow
[D] Chennai

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9. Who has been awarded with the Israel’s 2018 Genesis Prize?

[A] Michael Bloomberg
[B] Itzhak Perlman
[C] Anish Kapoor
[D] Natalie Portman

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10. Which Insurance Company has won the “2017 General Insurance Company of the Year” at the 21st Asia Insurance Industry Awards?

[A] New India Assurance Company Ltd
[B] Apollo Munich Health Insurance Company
[C] Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC)
[D] United India Insurance Company Ltd

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