Monthly Current Affairs Quiz - October, 2017

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1. Which city is hosting the 3rd edition of Women of India Organic Festival?

[A] Lucknow
[B] Jaipur
[C] New Delhi
[D] Guwahati

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2. The United Nations’ (UN) International Day of Non-Violence is observed on which date?

[A] October 4
[B] October 1
[C] October 2
[D] October 3

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3. What is the theme of the 2017 United Nations (UN)’s World Habitat Day (WHD)?

[A] Housing public spaces for all
[B] Housing Policies: Affordable Homes
[C] Housing at the Centre
[D] Housing & Climate Change Policies

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4. Which union minister has launched SECURE Himalaya project in association with UNDP?

[A] Narendra Modi
[B] Harsh Vardhan
[C] Rajnath Singh
[D] Nitin Gadkari

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5. Which state government has launched ‘Mathru Poorna’ scheme for pregnant women?

[A] Karnataka
[B] Tamil Nadu
[C] Odisha
[D] Andhra Pradesh

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6. Who of the following have won the Nobel Prize in Physics 2017?

[A] Rainer Weiss, Kip Thorne and Barry Barish
[B] John Kosterlitz and Duncan M. Haldane
[C] Takaaki Kajita, Barry Barish and Rainer Weiss
[D] David J. Wineland, John Kosterlitz and Rainer Weiss

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7. Who has been sworn-in as the new Governor of Meghalaya?

[A] Banwarilal Purohit
[B] Prakash Kamat
[C] Pavan Dahat
[D] Ganga Prasad

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8. From where the Union Ministry of Tourism has started ‘Paryatan Parv’ to promote tourism across India?

[A] Delhi
[B] Pune
[C] Gandhi Nagar
[D] Kochi

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9. Bangladesh has signed how much amount of loan deal with India for its infrastructure and social sector development?

[A] $4.5 billion
[B] $5.5 billion
[C] $6.5 billion
[D] $7.5 billion

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10. Who has been appointed as the new Prime Minister of Mongolia?

[A] Norovyn Altankhuyag
[B] Jargaltulga Erdenebat
[C] Khaltmaagiin Battulga
[D] Ukhnaa Khurelsukh

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