Current Affairs-2016 MCQ-22

Which Union Ministry has launched India’s first integrated web portal to promote Net Zero Energy Buildings?

(A) Ministry of Urban Development
(B) Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
(C) Ministry of Power
(D) Ministry of AYUSH

Chapchar Kut, the most important traditional festival of the Mizos, was observed across Mizoram. The grand celebration held in the Assam Rifles ground at which place?

(A) Dispur
(B) Aizawl
(C) Guwahati
(D) None of these

The Union government has decided to merge the Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs (MOIA) with the External Affairs Ministry. In this regard who gave proposal?

(A) Sushma Swaraj
(B) d. Narendra Modi
(C) S. Jaishankar
(D) None of the above

ASSOCHAM and KPMG reported that India ranked which position in producer of e-waste in the world?

(A) 3
(B) 5
(C) 7
(D) 8

As per the official website of the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC), which country test-fired several ballistic missiles from silos across the country because of defying recent the USA sanctions on its missile programme?

(A) Iraq
(B) Iran
(C) Israel
(D) None of the above

Which leader of the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), won the presidency of Taiwan after eight years under the government of the pro-China KuoMinTang (KMT) or Nationalist Party?

(A) Ban ki-Moon
(B) Si-hLjang-ti
(C) Tsai Ing-wen
(D) None of these

In order to strength the framework for safeguarding the Interest of investors, Union government has formed a six member Authority. Name the authority.

(A) Investor Statistics and Protection Fund
(B) Investor Safe and Protection Fund
(C) Investor Interest and Protection Fund
(D) Investor Education .and Protection Fund

Which scheme in India completed ten years of its implementation recently?

(A) PMGSY
(B) MGNREGA
(C) DDUGY
(D) None of these

The indigenous basic trainer aircraft HTT-40 was developed by which company?

(A) Hindustan Aeronautics Limited
(B) Air India Engineering Services
(C) Defence Research Development Organisation
(D) Bharat Electronics Limited

Nuclear capable Submarine- Launched Ballistic Missile (SLBM) code named K-4, was successfully test-fired from an undisclosed location in

(A) Bay of Bengal
(B) Arabian Sea
(C) Indian Ocean
(D) Thar Desert

Scientists said colonies of snowflake coral (Carijoa riisei), an invasive species which could pose a serious threat to the marine ecology of the region. It is recently documented at which place?

(A) Thiruvananthapuram
(B) Kanyakumari
(C) None of these
(D) Both (a) and (b)

Which country is going to host the 2018 Commonwealth Judo Championships in Jaipur, Rajasthan as it was announced by the Judo Federation of India (JFI)?

(A) Sri Lanka
(B) Bangladesh
(C) Pakistan
(D) India

Which city has been confirmed by the continental body as host city of 2017 Asian Athletics (Outdoor) Championships?

(A) Tatanagar
(B) Jhamshedpur
(C) Ranchi
(D) Hazaribagh

Name the Tiger Reserve that received the India Biodiversity Award 2016 in Mumbai-on May 22, 2016

(A) Gir Tiger Reserve
(B) Pakke Tiger Reserve
(C) Jim Corbett Tiger Reserve
(D) Manas Tiger Reserve

What is the rank of National Capital of India, Delhi among the world’s 50 ‘future-ready economies cities’ that are embracing technology for growth?

(A) 40 th
(B) 42nd
(C) 44th
(D) 46th