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Current Affairs-2016 MCQ-79

Which Metro Rail Corporation has conducted the trial run of the country’s first ever Metro train equipped to run in the ‘Unattended Train Operation’ or driverless mode?

(A) Delhi Metro Rail
(B) Chennai Metro Rail
(C) Bangalore Metro Rail
(D) Mumbai Metro Rail

First ‘Raisina Dialogue’, a flagship conference on Geopolitics, held at which place of India?

(A) Bengaluru
(B) New Delhi
(C) Mumbai
(D) Hyderabad

The first company of Ganga Task force Battalion was deployed at which place in January, 2016?

(A) Garhmukteshwar
(B) Puth in Hapur district
(C) Allahabad
(D) None of the above

The Pandemic Emergency Finance Facility (FEP) has been launched by which international organisation?

(A) World Bank
(B) United Nations Children’s Fund
(C) International Labour Organisation
(D) Food and Agriculture Organisation

BRICS Friendship Cities Conclave was organised jointly by the Maharashtra government and the External Affairs Ministry. Who inaugurated that?

(A) Narendra Modi
(B) Pranab Mukherjee
(C) Both of the above
(D) None of the above

The World Health Organisation (WHO) declared the end of the most recent flare-up of Ebola virus disease in which country in January, 2016 where the virus appeared twice?

(A) Sierra Leone
(B) Guinea
(C) Liberia
(D) All of these

Which scheme has approved by Union government by the revision in guidelines of the Performance to increase its credibility and effectiveness for both borrowers and banks?

(A) Credit Rating Scheme
(B) Profit Rating Scheme
(C) Deposit Rating Scheme
(D) Interest Rating Scheme

The Commerce and Industry Ministry notified in March, 2016 that how many percent Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) under automatic approval route in insurance and pension sector?

(A) 49%
(B) 59%
(C) 69%
(D) 79%

A group of scientist in June, 2016 developed world’s first 1000 processor computer chip. The chip name is

(A) Kilocore
(B) Mega chip
(C) Core chip
(D) None of these

The Indian Army conducted major battle exercise named as ‘Shatrujeet’ in which State near to the border with Pakistan?

(A) Punjab
(B) Rajasthan
(C) Kashmir
(D) Jammu

The Fourth Edition of the (IMCOR) was successfully undertaken along the International Maritime Boundary Line in which sea?

(A) Arabian sea
(B) Indian ocean
(C) Andaman sea
(D) Bay of Bengal

Who has equaled the world record in Women’s Recurve event at the qualifying stage of Archery World Cup held in Shanghai,China?

(A) Deepika Kumari
(B) Bombayla Laishram
(C) Jayanta Talukdar
(D) None of these

Who clinched the gold in women’s individual squash at the South Asian Games, in February, 2016?

(A) Joshna Chinappa
(B) Maria Toorpaki
(C) Joshna Toorpaki
(D) Maria Chinappa

India’s joining the Hague Code of Conduct (HCoC) against Balistic Missile Proliferation increased the number of signatories to

(A) 119
(B) 98
(C) 138
(D) 196

What is the theme of the 2016 Earth Day?

(A) Trees for the Earth
(B) Trees of the Earth
(C) Trees in the Earth
(D) Trees at the Earth