Current Affairs-2016 MCQ-75

The Union government recently announced the unified buildings bye-laws for

(A) Delhi
(B) Haryana
(C) Goa
(D) Manipur

The Union government has extended the ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Scheme’ in additional how many districts across 11 States and Union Territories with low Child Sex Ratio?

(A) 51
(B) 61
(C) 71
(D) 81

Faced with the challenges of both home-grown extremism and the global Islamic State (IS) threat, which state has rolled out a deradicalisation programme for the minority community?

(A) Gujarat
(B) Maharashtra
(C) Punjab
(D) Rajasthan

As per a survey conducted by WHO, which city was declared the world’s most polluted in terms of air quality?

(A) Mumbai
(B) Zabol
(C) New Delhi
(D) Brasilia

The 14th meeting of the Foreign Ministers of the Russia, India and China (RIC) Forum have vowed to deepen cooperation in combating terrorism. The meeting was held at which place?

(A) Moscow
(B) Ufa
(C) Both of these
(D) None of these

India and Pakistan exchanged the list of their nuclear installations under a bilateral agreement that bars them from attacking each other’s atomic facilities. Before this exchange how many times they exchanged?

(A) 3. 22
(B) 23
(C) 24
(D) 25

Identify the Construction Company for which Union Cabinet gave its approval for financial restructuring on May, 2016

(A) Hindustan Steel Works Construction Limited
(B) Hindustan Fertilizer Corporation Limited
(C) Reliance Steels Private limited
(D) Strides Shasun

Bharti Airtel’s planned to acquire 1800 MHz spectrum in six Indian service areas from a smaller Telco. What is that?

(B) Videocon
(C) iBall
(D) Penta

Committee constituted under the Chairmanship of Justice RV Easwar (Retd.) former Judge, Delhi High Court for simplification of the provisions of IT Act, 1961 has given their draft recommendations in January, 2016 How many members were in the committee?

(A) 3
(B) 6.5
(C) 7
(D) 10

In April, 2016 India-Mongolia joint military training Exercise ‘Nomadic Elephant-2016’ has commenced at Mongolia. Before this, how many times this exercise conducted?

(A) Ten times
(B) Eleven times
(C) Five times
(D) . Only once

Who launched a mobile app ‘Swachh Paryatan’ that will enable travellers to send pictures of dirty spots at tourist places to the authorities for ‘immediate action’ as part of Clean India Mission?

(A) An NGO
(B) Government of India
(C) Both (a) and (b)
(D) None of the above

How many medals were won by Indian boxers at the 7th Asian Youth Boxing Championships 2016 held in Pavlodar (Kazakhstan)?

(A) Three
(B) Four
(C) Five
(D) Seven

Who clinched the MMSC FMSCI National Racing Championship and the 2015 MRF International Challenge series title at the MMRT track in Sriperumbudur, Chennai?

(A) Pietro Fittipaldi
(B) Lewis Hamilton
(C) Nico Rosberg
(D) Sebastian Vettel

Swachch Yug campaign was launched by the Union government to make Gram Panchayats along this river open defection free

(A) Godavari
(B) Brahmaputra
(C) Narrnada
(D) Ganga

K. Ashok Kumar, a research food engineer scholar has won the prestigious 2016 International Plant Nutrition Scholar Award (IPNSA). He belongs to which institute?

(A) IIT-Kharagpur
(B) NT-Delhi
(C) IIT-Kanpur
(D) IIT-Roorkee

Who has written 3524 songs in 650 films over 33 years and due to this, he was eligible for a Guinness Book of World Records entry after extensive documentation and verification of each* and every track?

(A) Gulzar
(B) Javed Akhtar
(C) Sameer
(D) Faiz Anwar