Current GK IBPS PO,SBI Clerk,Bank PO/MT,LIC AAO,Income Tax Exam

The Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana (PMUY) was launched in Odisha recently. The scheme is associated with

(A) free LED bulbs distribution
(B) free cycles for girls
(C) financial assistance to girl children
(D) scholarship for girl students
(E) free LPG connection to BPL families

India and which country signed two agreements in culture and educational sectors to boost bilateral ties during the Recent visit of latter’s PM to New Delhi?

(A) Bhutan
(B) Philippines
(C) Thailand
(D) Sri Lanka
(E) Bangladesh

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The Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) unveiled indigenous Basic Trainer Aircraft (BTA) in Bengaluru recently which is named

(A) Hansha
(B) HTT-40
(C) Tejas MKII
(D) Kiran
(E) iHawk

Which of the following has become the first Indian state to launch a special fund to provide free treatment for patients affected by Hepatitis C?

(A) Haryana
(B) Punjab
(C) Himachal Pradesh
(D) Tamilnadu
(E) Karnataka

Which state govt has launched a unique initiative ‘Maitree Ek Cyan Yatra’ to link primary schools to high schools to colleges in the state?

(A) Assam
(B) Sikkim
(C) Kerala
(D) Goa
(E) Maharashtra

Nikesh Arora resigned as the COO of which of the following firms recently?

(A) Oracle
(B) Yahoo
(C) Twitter
(D) IBM
(E) Soft Bank

The supercomputer Sunway Taihu Light with 93 peta flop/second speed was declared as the world’s fastest supercomputer. It belongs to

(A) US
(B) China
(C) South Korea
(D) Singapore
(E) Japan

The team of scientists in which of the following countries has created world’s first microchip with 1,000 processor named “Kilo Core”?

(A) China
(B) Japan
(C) US
(D) Sweden
(E) Switzerland

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Virginia Raggi was recently elected as the firstfemale mayor of

(A) London
(B) Paris
(C) Rome
(D) Madrid
(E) Berlin

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The ISRO launched a record number of satellites in a single mission using PSLVC-34 rocket recently. The number of satellites launched is

(A) 8
(B) 20
(C) 28
(D) 33
(E) 37

Vice President Ham id Ansari inaugurated the two-day international conference on “Yoga for Body and Beyond” recently in

(A) Ahmedabad
(B) Mumbai
(C) Nagpur
(D) New Delhi
(E) Kolkata

The two-day meeting of heads of state of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) was held recently in Uzbekistan’s capital

(A) Minsk
(B) Astana
(C) Tashkent
(D) Dushanbe
(E) Ashgabat

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As per the World Investment Report 2016 bythe United Nations Conference for Trade and Development (UNCTAD), in terms of FDI inflow, India’s ranking in the world is

(A) first
(B) second
(C) fourth
(D) sixth
(E) tenth

The Maharashtra Govt accorded minority status to who among the following recently?

(A) Parsis
(B) Jews
(C) Wahhabis
(D) Christians
(E) Jains

Mori village in East Godavari district of which state will be developed as a smart village of global standards under a partnership between the state govt, the University of California at Berkeley, and several leading technology organizations?

(A) Tamil Nadu
(B) Karnataka
(C) Kerala
(D) Andhra Pradesh
(E) Maharashtra

The annual Ambubachi Mela at Kamakhya temple started recently in which of the following states?

(A) West Bengal
(B) Odisha
(C) Assam
(D) Jharkhand
(E) Chhattisgarh

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The Chinese city of Jinan and which of the following Indian cities have become ‘sister cities’ with the signing I of a pact for the exchange of ideas and technology?

(A) Bhopal
(B) Kochi
(C) Mangalore
(D) Kanpur
(E) Nagpur