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Current Affairs-2016 MCQ-74

Which High Court recently ruled in favour of entry of women into temples?

(A) Karnataka High Court
(B) Kerala High Court
(C) Bombay High Court
(D) Delhi High Court

Which State government has decided to appoint former Chief Justice of Patna High Court Justice PK Mishra as Lokayukta of the State?

(A) Telangana
(B) Odisha
(C) Goa
(D) Bihar

According to which Ministry Drug Authentication and Verification Application (DAVA) project, when fully implemente the export of fake or spurious drug from the country will not be possible and in case it happens it would be easily traceable?

(A) Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment
(B) Ministry of Commerce and Industry
(C) Ministry of Consumer Affairs ,Food and Public Distribution
(D) Ministry of Food Processing

Which country hosted the 42nd G-7 Summit in May, 2016?

(A) Japan
(B) United States
(C) India
(D) Qatar

India and Mauritius have inked a Memorandum of Understandings (MoU) to promote cooperation in which sector in April, 2016?

(A) Traditional medicine
(B) Homeopathy
(C) Both of the above
(D) None of the above

Japan along with which countries have reached an agreement over the long-standing issue of ‘comfort women’, a term that describes sex slaves used by the Japanese military during World War II?

(A) North Korea
(B) China
(C) South Korea
(D) Malaysia

Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana- Gramin (PMAY-G) goal of Housing for All by

(A) 2020
(B) 2022
(C) 2030
(D) 2034

The Union government imposed anti-dumping duty of up to how many percent on import of plastic-processing machines from Chinese Taipei, Malaysia, the Philippines and Vietnam for five years?

(A) 44.70%
(B) 54.70%
(C) 34.70%
(D) 24.70%

Which organisation has launched an algorithm trading test facility for investors on its equity and derivatives platform which is free-of-cost for market participants?

(A) BSE
(B) NSE
(C) Both (a) and (b)
(D) None of the above

The Southern Command of the Indian Navy has inaugurated a naval detachment at Androth Island of which archipelago?

(A) Lakshadweep
(B) Andaman
(C) Nicobar
(D) Mauritius

Who innovatively used the first- principles theories-and modeling in insightful investigations of microscopic mechanisms responsible for specific properties of specific materials such as topological insulators, ferroelectrics, multiferroics, and graphene?

(A) Umesh Waghmare
(B) Jonardon Ganeri
(C) Amit Sharma
(D) Mahan Mj

Which Indian athlete bagged his/her second gold by winning the women’s 200 m race at the Taiwan Open Athletics Championships?

(A) Anil K. Prakash
(B) Shiny Abraham
(C) Dutee Chand
(D) Tintu Lukka

Who won the 2016 Syed Modi International Grand prix Gold Championship title in women’s singles category?

(A) Sung Ji Hyun
(B) Jung Kyung-eun
(C) Shin Seung-chan
(D) Sayaka Sato

Who was recently elected as the President of 71st session of United Nations General Assembly?

(A) Mogens Lyketcft
(B) Ban ki-Moon
(C) Peter Thomson
(D) None of these

Which committee was tasked to look holistically into the functioning of the censor board and revamp the film certification nuances by Central Board of Film Certification (CBFQ?

(A) Justice Lodha Committee
(B) Shyam Senegal Committee
(C) Ajay Maakan Committee
(D) None of the above

Former Lok Sabha Speaker and veteran Congress leader Balram Jakhar passed away in February, 2016 He also had served as the Governor of which State?

(A) Chhattisgarh
(B) Madhya Pradesh
(C) Jharkhand
(D) Bihar