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Current Affairs Quiz (12-Jan-2016)

Quiz (Jan-12-2016)

1. The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC) chaired by Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has approved major changes in the new Defence Procurement Procedure (DDP) 2016. These changes were made in DPP 2016 to streamline defence acquisitions and give a big impetus to indigenisation of Defence sector through which government initiative?

a) Make in India
b) Made in India
c) Incredible India
d) None of the above

a) d is correct answer
b) a & b are correct answers
c) c & d are correct answers
d) a is correct answer


2. India-Australia social security Agreement signed between both countries came into operation. This agreement will enable people of both nations what all benefits.

a) avail retirement benefits
b) bilateral business linkages
c) people to people contact
d) dual citizenship

a) d is correct answer
b) a & b are correct answers
c) c & d are correct answers
d) a is correct answer


3. Telangana has become the first State in the country to introduce what kind of compulsory education at the graduate level?

a) Adult education
b) Scientific education
c) Gender education
d) Telengana historical education

a) a & b are correct answers
b) c & d are correct answers
c) c is correct answer
d) a is correct answer


4. Scientists at the Central Institute for Research on Buffaloes (CIRB) in Hisar, Haryana have successfully produced a cloned buffalo offspring named as......

a) Cirb Gaurav
b) Cirb Shakti
c) Crib Pashu
d) Crib buffalo

a) d is correct answer
b) a & b are correct answers
c) c & d are correct answers
d) a is correct answer


5. Name the tennis player who won the Chennai Open tennis title 2016?

a) Aljaz Bedene
b) Stanislas Wawrinka
c) Roger Federer
d) Borna Coric

a) a & b are correct answers
b) b is correct answer
c) c & d are correct answers
d) a is correct answer


6. Appointments Committee of Cabinet (ACC) headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has confirmed the appointment of Senior IAS officer Sailesh for which post?

a) Chief Election Commissioner
b) Chief Geographical Society of India
c) Chief Lokayukta
d) Registrar General and Census Commissioner (RGCC)

a) d is correct answer
b) a & b are correct answers
c) c & d are correct answers
d) a is correct answer


7. Name the state that observed Missionary Day on 11 January 2016.

a) Mizoram
b) Kerala
c) Assam
d) Telangana

a) d is correct answer
b) a & b are correct answers
c) c & d are correct answers
d) a is correct answer


8. 28th edition of International Kite Festival started on 10 January 2016 in which city of Gujarat?

a) Porbandar
b) Ahmedabad
c) Surat
d) Vadodara

a) a & b are correct answers
b) b is correct answer
c) c & d are correct answers
d) a is correct answer


9. In which city the main event of the 14th Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas was inaugurated on 9 January 2016?

a) New Delhi
b) umbai
c) Hyderabad
d) Bengaluru

a) d is correct answer
b) a & b are correct answers
c) c & d are correct answers
d) a is correct answer


10. Identify the noted Hindi writer, known for his works like Nau Saal Chotti Patni and Kala Register, who died on 9 January 2016.

a) Naresh Mehta
b) Amarkant
c) Ravindra Kalia
d) Vignesh Mehta

a) a & b are correct answers
b) c & d are correct answers
c) c is correct answer
d) a is correct answer