Current Affairs-2016 MCQ-88

The Pandemic Emergency Financing Facility (PEF) has been launched by which international organization?

(A) International Monetary Fund (IMF)
(B) International Labour Organization (ILO)
(C) World Bank (WB)
(D) United Nations (UN)

Bharatavani, the multilingual knowledge portal has been launched by which union ministry?

(A) Ministry of Railways
(B) Ministry of Culture
(C) Ministry of Human Resource Development
(D) Ministry of Rural Development

Which indigenously built highly maneuverable Fast Attack Craft has been commissioned into Indian Navy?

(A) INS Prahaar
(B) INSTarmugli
(C) INS Bhavani
(D) INSGarud

Which of the following is the India’s first reusable space shuttle, which has been successfully launched from Sriharikota?


The World Biodiversity Day is observed on which of the following days?

(A) May 21
(B) May 22
(C) May 23
(D) May 24

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

(A) Anil Kumble
(B) Shashank Manohar
(C) Anurag Thakur
(D) Sourav Ganguly

Qora, an indigenously developed fecal incontinence management system has been launched by which union ministry?

(A) Ministry of Science and Technology
(B) Ministry of Rural Development
(C) Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship
(D) Ministry of New and Renewable Energy

The International Buddhist Conference held in which country?

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

Which state government of India has launched the Green Passage scheme for orphan students?

(A) Madhya Pradesh
(B) Sikkim
(C) Odisha
(D) Bihar

The world’s largest single rooftop solar power plant has been opened in which state?

(A) Punjab
(B) Uttar Pradesh
(C) Gujarat
(D) Jharkhand

The World’s first Scanning Helium Microscope (SHeM) has been built by which country?

(A) New Zealand
(C) China
(D) Australia

The 2016 Women Economic Forum (WEF) has been hosted by which country?

(A) Austria
(C) India
(D) Russia

Who has won the 2016 Formula 1 (F1) Spanish Grand Prix?

(A) Lewis Hamilton
(B) Max Verstappen
(C) Nico Rosberg
(D) Sebastian Vettel

Which Indian personality will be honored with the 2016 International Astronautical Federation (IAF) Hall of Fame Award?

(A) A S Kiran Kumar
(B) G. Madhavan Nair
(C) URRao
(D) K. Radhakrishnan

Dadaab” the world’s largest refugee camp is located in which of the following countries?

(A) Kenya
(B) Syria
(C) Greece
(D) Nigeria

e-MMS Project has been launched by which Indian Armed Force?

(A) Indian Army
(B) Indian Navy
(C) Indian Air Force
(D) Strategic Command Force

Which city has been named as the world’s most polluted city, as per recently released Urban Air Quality Database of World Health Organization (WHO)?

(A) Gwalior
(B) Baghdad
(C) Zabol
(D) Delhi t

At which space centre the Nozzle testing laboratories (NTL) has been established by ISRO?

(A) The ISRO Satellite Centre (ISAC), Bangalore
(B) Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikota
(C) Space Applications Centre, Ahmedabad
(D) Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre, Thiruvananthapuram