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Current Affairs-2016 MCQ-32

Which State government got approval to set-up Kalinganagar National Investment and Manufacturing Zone in Jajpur district?

(A) Assam
(B) Maharashtra
(C) Rajashthan
(D) Odisha

Which project aims to explore the multi-faceted Indian Ocean ‘world’-collating archaeological and historical research in order to document the diversity of cultural, commercial and religious interactions in the Indian Ocean?

(A) Monsoon
(B) Mausam
(C) Noor
(D) Hawaein

The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has drafted a Bill on the rights of transgender persons titled ‘The Rights of Transgender Persons Bill, 2015 . What is the only nomenclature to be used as per the bill?

(A) Transgender
(B) OBC
(C) Others
(D) Man as well as woman

Who became the interim President of Brazil following the suspension of Dilma Rousseff on May 12, 2016?

(A) Fernando Collor
(B) Michel Temer
(C) Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva
(D) None of the above

The Indian Navy has deployed a P 81 maritime reconnaissance aircraft to which country since March 20, 2016, for surveillance in the Exclusive Economic Zone?

(A) Maldives
(B) Madagascar
(C) Seychelles
(D) None of these

Which Bank become first to get merged with its subsidiaries?

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

The Union government has recently constituted an inter-ministerial committee to prepare a blueprint for doubling farmers’ income by 2022 . The committee will be headed by Ashok Dalwai, Additional Secretary at the Union Agriculture Ministry and is expected to submit the report in two months. How many members are there?

(A) Five
(B) Six
(C) Seven
(D) Eight

Google balloon, part of the company’s high-speed internet service did its maiden test flight in Sri Lanka. What is its name?

(A) Project Moon
(B) Project Loon
(C) Project Noon
(D) Project Soon

Which country’s space agency has successfully deployed the first trial inflatable room attached to the International Space Station?

(A) The USA
(B) India
(C) Japan
(D) China

Which State successfully installed the first ever Early Earthquake Warning and Security System (onsite) in the country as a pilot project at New Secretariat in Chandigarh?

(A) Punjab
(B) Haryana
(C) New Delhi
(D) None of these

Chinese scientists have developed a new bioartificial liver that can help liver failure patients survive long enough for an organ transplant. It is based on what?

(A) Human liver cells
(B) Cow liver cells
(C) Goat liver cells
(D) of. Dog liver cells

An artistic gymnast Dipa Karmakar has created history by becoming the first Indian woman gymnast to qualify for which game?

(A) Olympic
(B) National
(C) Commonwealth
(D) Asian Gymnastics

Who successfully defended his men’s singles title once again at the 20th edition of the $ 425535 Chennai Open?

(A) Borna Coric
(B) Stan Wawrinka
(C) Benoit Paire
(D) d- None of the above

Who has been appointed as Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry for two years after the successor of Lieutenant General Ajay Singh?

(A) Virendra Kataria
(B) Kiran Bedi
(C) Rangarajan
(D) Rajesh Kumar

Which veteran Egyptian diplomat was named as the Arab League’s new Secretary General?

(A) Nabil EI-Araby
(B) Hosni Mubarak
(C) Ahmed Abul Gheit
(D) None of the above