Current Affairs-2016 MCQ-91

“Mingle”, a social media banking platform for Facebook and Twitter users has been launched by which of the following banks?

(A) Axis Bank
(B) State Bank of India
(C) Punjab National Bank
(D) Allahabad Bank

Which Indian bank has recently signed an agreement with the World Bank for $625-million credit facility to support grid connected rooftop solar programme in India?

(A) State Bank of India
(B) ICICI Bank
(C) HDFC Bank
(D) Axis Bank

Which of the following cities is hosting the first meeting of BRIGS Working Group on “Energy Saving and Energy Efficiency”?

(A) Brasilia
(B) Pretoria
(C) Visakhapatnam
(D) Moscow

Exercise RIMPAC 2016″ the multilateral naval exercise has started in which country?

(A) United States
(B) Australia
(C) Germany
(D) Spain

Which of the following has become the official sponsor of Indian contingent to the Rio Olympics 2016?

(A) Amul
(B) Pepsi
(C) Airtel
(D) Reliance

The World’s first electric road for heavy transport vehicles has been launched by which country?

(A) Russia
(B) Sweden
(C) Argentina
(D) Brazil

Recently, who has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) Ltd.?

(A) Sunil Lamba
(B) Rahul Johri
(C) Parag Jain
(D) Sujoy Bose

Which north-eastern state of India has recently launched “Sakhi-One Stop Centre” to help women in distress?

(A) Sikkim
(B) Arunachal Pradesh
(C) Nagaland
(D) Assam

International Olympic Day is observed on which date?

(A) June 21
(B) June 22
(C) June 23
(D) June 24

“Sunway TaihuLight” has been named as the fastest computer of the world. It has been developed by which of the following countries?

(A) China
(B) USA
(C) Japan
(D) South Korea

What is the theme of 2016 World Hydrography Day?

(A) Hydrography – Protecting the marine environment
(B) Hydrography – the key to well-managed seas and waterways
(C) Hydrography – much more than just nautical charts
(D) Hydrography – underpinning the Blue Economy

Which cancer causing chemical has been banned by Union Government as food additive?

(A) Potassium Bromate
(B) Busulfan
(C) Cyclosporine
(D) Potassium Permanganate

Recently, India has successfully launched a record 20 satellites from which of the following launch vehicle?

(A) PSLVC-32
(B) PSLV C-33
(C) PSLVC-34
(D) PSLVC-35

As per the latest 2016 World Investment Report, what is the India’s rank in terms of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) inflows?

(A) 9th
(B) 10th
(C) 11th
(D) 12th

As of July 2016, how many countries are members of Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG)?

(A) 38
(B) 48
(C) 52
(D) 58