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Current Affairs-2016 MCQ-102

Riyad Mahrez has been crowned Professional Footballers’ Association (PFA) Player of the Year for 2015-16. He plays for which of the following African countries?

(A) Algeria
(B) Cameroon
(C) Egypt
(D) Nigeria
(E) Ghana

Who is the first non-cricketer to be inducted into Legends Club?

(A) Geet Sethi
(B) P. Gopichand
(C) Nandu Natekar
(D) Viswanathan Anand
(E) Leander Paes

Which country won the 2016 Thomas Cup badminton team championship for men held in Kunshan in China?

(A) Denmark
(B) Indonesia
(C) Malaysia
(D) South Korea
(E) China

Uber Cup is the premier badminton eam championship for women. Which country won the 2016 Uber Cup?

(A) South Korea
(B) Japan
(C) China
(D) India
(E) Thailand

Which team won the 2016 Federation Cup football?

(A) Mohun Bagan
(B) Aizawl
(C) Salgaocar
(D) Shillong Lajong
(E) Sporting Goa

Which Indian city will host the 2018 Commonwealth Judo Championships?

(A) Chandigarh
(B) Jaipur
(C) New Delhi
(D) Kolkata
(E) Chennai

Max Verstappen became the youngest ever Formula One winner by winning the 2016 Spanish Grand Prix at the age of 18 years and 228 days. He competes for?

(A) Australia
(B) Germany
(C) Netherlands
(D) UK
(E) Spain

“The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Star” award has been conferred on bureaucrat turned politician N.K. Singh by which of the following countries?

(A) Russia
(B) France
(C) China
(D) Japan
(E) Philippines

International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers is observed every year on?

(A) June 29
(B) July 29
(C) August 29
(D) October 29
(E) May 29

Which of the following is given in recognition and commemoration of those who have lost their lives as a result of United Nations peacekeeping operations?

(A) Nelson Mandela Award
(B) Fields Medal
(C) Dag Hammarskjold Medal
(D) Abel Prize
(E) Liberty Medal

South Korean state of Chungcheongbuk entered into a sister-statehood relationship for development with which of the following Indian States?

(A) Andhra Pradesh
(B) Punjab
(C) Gujarat
(D) Haryana
(E) Jharkhand

Rajaji National Park is situated in which of the following States?

(A) Himachal Pradesh
(B) Tamil Nadu
(C) Uttarakhand
(D) Kerala
(E) Uttar Pradesh

Every year April 2 is observed as?

(A) World Malaria Day
(B) World Autism Awareness Day
(C) World Intellectual Property Day
(D) World Book and Copy Right Day
(E) World Diabetes Day

Which is the capital city of Papua New Guinea?

(A) Port Vila
(B) Pristina
(C) Valencia
(D) Port Moresby
(E) Caracas