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Russia awarded the Order of Friendship to who among the following recently?

(A) Basharal-Assad
(B) XiJinping
(C) BanKi-moon
(D) Hassan Rouhani
(E) Narendra Modi

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Which of the following countries topped the Global Peace Index 2016?

(A) Bhutan
(B) Austria
(C) Denmark
(D) Iceland
(E) Japan

The Forbes ‘100 Most Powerful Women’ in the world list 2016 is topped by

(A) Angela Merkel
(B) Indra Nooyi
(C) Dilma Rousseff
(D) Hillary Clinton
(E) Ameenah Gurib-Fakim

The Asian Development Bank has approved a USD 100-mn loan to strengthen an irrigation system and improve water management in the Vennar sub-basin of Cauvery Delta in

(A) TamilNadu
(B) Karnataka
(C) Kerala
(D) Andhra Pradesh
(E) Telangana

According to recently released BP Statistical Review of World Energy, India has become the world’s oil consumer.

(A) largest
(B) second-largest
(C) third-largest
(D) fourth-largest
(E) fifth-largest

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The International Monetary Fund has approved a $1.5-bn loan to which country recently to support its economy, which is showing “signs of strain”?

(A) Pakistan
(B) Afghanistan
(C) Nepal
(D) Sri Lanka
(E) Myanmar

Which country has topped the 2016 Malware Infection Index (Mil) in the Asia-Pacific region?

(A) Philippines
(B) Nepal
(C) Bangladesh
(D) Indonesia
(E) Pakistan

The World Bank Group has slashed the global growth forecast for 2016 to

(A) 3.1 per cent
(B) 2.9 per cent
(C) 2.6 per cent
(D) 2.4 per cent
(E) 2.2 per cent

The SBI and Caixa Bank have signed an Mo A to expand their guarantee transaction businesses. Caiza Bank is based in

(A) Spain
(B) France
(C) Germany
(D) Turkey
(E) Sweden

Which Indian bank has launched India’s first internationally-listed certified green bond to finance climate change solutions around the world at London Stock Exchange (LSE)?

(A) HDFC Bank
(B) ICICI Bank
(C) Axis Bank
(D) Federal Bank
(E) Yes Bank

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Who among the following has been chosen as India’s flag bearer at Rio 2016 Olympics?

(A) Deepika Kumari
(B) Tintu Luka
(C) Sudha Singh
(D) Abhinav Bindra
(E) Narsingh Yadav

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu flagged off Champaran Satyagrah Express in Bihar recently. The train will run between Anand Vihar, Delhi and

(A) Siwan
(B) Muzaffarpur
(C) Sitamarhi
(D) Bapudham, Motihari
(E) Darbhanga

Which state govt has decided to celebrate the 21stdayof every month as Yoga day across all schools, colleges and universities in the state?

(A) Gujarat
(B) Rajasthan
(C) Madhya Pradesh
(D) Maharashtra
(E) Assam

Who among the following has topped the Forbes annual list of the World’s Highest-Paid Athletes?

(A) Gareth Bale
(B) Neymar
(C) Lionel Messi
(D) Ronaldinho
(E) Cristiano Ronaldo

Kamal Thapa, who visited New Delhi recently, is the Nepal’s present

(A) Prime Minister
(B) Deputy Prime Minister
(C) President
(D) Foreign Minister
(E) Finance Minister

An initiative named ‘Internet Saathi’ was launched in Kolkata, West Bengal recently. This is a joint initiative of Tata Trusts and

(A) Face book
(B) Twitter
(C) Microsoft
(D) Google
(E) Wipro

Narendra Kumar Yadav resigned as the Chairman and Managing Director of which of the following PSUs recently?

(A) BSNL
(B) BHEL
(C) MTNL
(D) BEL
(E) GAIL

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