Current Affairs Quiz – September, 2016

GK & Current Affairs for Banking/ SSC Examinations – September 28, 2016

1. Where are the headquarters of Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPR&D)? [A]Hyderabad [B]New Delhi [C]Chennai [D]Bengaluru Answer: New DelhiNotes: The headquarters of Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPR&D) is located in New Delhi. It is in news because the 5th National Conference of Heads of Prisons of States and UTs on Prison ..

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GK & Current Affairs for Banking/ SSC Examinations – September 27, 2016

1. K Madhavan, who recently passed away, was related to which field? [A]Marine Scientist [B]Sportsperson [C]Freedom fighter [D]Journalist Answer: Freedom fighterNotes: K Madhavan (101), the veteran freedom fighter and communist leader, has recently passed away in Kanhangad, Kerala. He played an active role in the freedom struggle and symbolised Gandhian and Communist values and was ..

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GK & Current Affairs for Banking/ SSC Examinations – September 24, 25, 2016

1. Velavan Senthilkumar is associated with which sports? [A]Sprint [B]Boxing [C]Squash [D]Badminton Answer: SquashNotes: Velavan Senthilkumar, Indian player from Chennai, has won the Under-19 Asian Junior Individual squash championship title in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on September 24, 2016. He defeated Jordan’s Mohammad Al-Sarraj by 12-14, 9-11, 11-6, 11-8, 11-7 to claim the title. With this, ..

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GK & Current Affairs – September 23, 2016

1. Who of the following Indians have been selected for the 2016 Clark R. Bavin Wildlife Law Enforcement Awards? [A]Madhav Jain and Murli Karthik [B]Prakash Sarja and Vijay Kumar [C]M Balasubramany and Nagesh Sarkar [D]Sanjay Dutta and Ritesh Sarothiya [toggles][toggle title=”Answer”] Sanjay Dutta and Ritesh SarothiyaNotes: Sanjay Dutta and Ritesh Sarothiya have been selected for ..

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GK & Current Affairs – September 22, 2016

1. How much amount has been allotted by the Tamil Nadu government for Thaaliku Thangam scheme under marriage assistance programme? [A]Rs. 289 crore [B]Rs. 204 crore [C]Rs. 323 crore [D]Rs. 333 crore [toggles][toggle title=”Answer”] Rs.204 croreNotes: The Tamil Nadu government has allotted Rs. 204 crore for ‘Thaaliku Thangam’ (Gold for Mangalsutra) scheme under a marriage ..

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