Current Affairs-2016 MCQ-10

The rule of which year were amendment in the SC and ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Rules 2016 those were notified by Union government on April, 2016

(A) 1985
(B) 1995
(C) 2001
(D) 2006

The Union government has launched India’s first online interactive heritage portal in April, 2016«What is its name?

(A) Sahayapedia
(B) Sahapedia
(C) Safalpedia
(D) Sasaktapedia

Which State has topped in terms of the overall Internet readiness index as per Index of Internet Readiness of Indian States (IIRIS) report?

(A) Karnataka
(B) Gujarat
(C) Telangana
(D) Maharashtra

Which countries Court of Appeals upheld net-neutrality rules that prohibit broadband carriers from playing favourites or blocking competing online services?

(A) India
(B) The USA
(C) Britain
(D) Germany

Which incumbent President of Chad has won a fifth term in office in a lopsided first-round victory?

(A) Idriss Deby
(B) Saleh Kebzabo
(C) Idriss Kebzabo
(D) Salesh Deby

Which country’s Parliament became the first in the world to completely run on solar power?

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

The State that passed a bill specifying that the interest payable on debt shall be calculated as notified by government.

(A) Bihar
(B) Manipur
(C) Assam
(D) Punjab

Which Bank has announced some initiatives in March, 2016 to aid women managers for example women managers with children up to 3 years where the bank will foot the travel and stay cost of their children and the caregivers?

(A) HDFC Bank
(B) AXIS Bank
(C) ICICI Bank
(D) None of the above

Which Bank launched its wealth management offering ‘Exclusif, that targeted at the fast-growing affluent segment in the country?

(A) UBI
(B) SBI
(C) IB
(D) PNB

Russia has successfully launched the first rocket from its newly built Vostochny Cosmodrome in the Amur Oblast, in Russian Far East region bordering China. The unmanned Soyuz-2 .1a rocket is carrying some satellites. Name them?

(A) Mikhaito Lomonosov
(B) SamSat-218
(C) Aist-2D
(D) All of the above

National Air Quality Indices published recently by Central Pollution Control Board determined on the basis of concentration of some pollutants. What are they?

(A) Sulphur dioxide
(B) Nitrogen dioxide
(C) Both (a) and (b)
(D) None of the above

Who is the newly elected President of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)?

(A) Sourav Ganguly
(B) Ratnakar Shetty
(C) Ajay Shirke
(D) Anurag Thakur

Which legendary Dutch soccer striker and coach, has died in April, 2016 at the age of 68 in Barcelona?

(A) Danny Blind
(B) Danny Cruyff
(C) Johan Cruyff
(D) Johan Blind

Identify the UK Prime Minister, who announced resignation hours after the Brexit vote that called for leaving the European Union.

(A) David Cameron
(B) Boris Johnson
(C) William Philips
(D) WD Miliband

Senior IPS officer Surender Kumar Bhagat was” appointed as Director General (DG) of which organisation?

(A) RPF
(B) d; CRPF
(C) SSB
(D) Assam Rifles

Who was appointed as Director General of Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB)?

(A) Archana Ramasundaram
(B) K. Durga Prasad
(C) KK Sharma
(D) Amitav Verma