The govt has approved an investment of Rs 4,404 cr for development in urban areas in 8 States and UTs under AMRUT scheme. What does letter ‘T ‘denote in the term AMRUT?

(A) Transition
(B) Transport
(C) Transformation
(D) Tourism
(E) Technology

Who among the following has authored the book titled ‘Grassroots Innovation’?

(A) Jairam Ramesh
(B) AnilKGupta
(C) Rana Ayyub
(D) Perumal Murugan
(E) Akhil Sharma

Who among the following has been chosen for the 23rd Rajiv Gandhi National Sadbhavana Award?

(A) Ha Arun
(B) Sukhwinder Singh
(C) Shubha Mudgal
(D) Kailash Kher
(E) Uma Mohan

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has agreed to add which of the following sports in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics?

(A) Baseball-Softball
(B) Surfing
(C) Climbing Sports
(D) Skateboard
(E) All the above

Who among the following was elected as an individual member of International Olympic Committee (IOC) recently? She became the first Indian woman to join the prestigious sports body.

(A) ChandaKochhar
(B) PT Usha
(C) Anju Bobby George
(D) TinaAmbani
(E) Nita Ambani

What was India’s medal tally at the London 2012 Summer Olympics?

(A) six
(B) five
(C) four
(D) three
(E) eight

The govt has set an inflation target of what per cent for the next five years?

(A) 2 per cent
(B) 2.5 per cent
(C) 3 per cent
(D) 4 per cent
(E) 5 per cent

Japan marked the 71st anniversary of the US atomic bombing of Hiroshima recently on

(A) 2-Aug
(B) 3-Aug
(C) 4-Aug
(D) 5-Aug
(E) 6-Aug

The Indian Olympic Association (IDA) has announced a cash award of _____ for the gold medal winning athlete in the Rio Olympics.

(A) Rs10lakh
(B) Rs 20 lakh
(C) Rs 25 lakh
(D) Rs 30 lakh
(E) Rs 50 lakh

How many countries are participating in the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics?

(A) 206
(B) 201
(C) 188
(D) 182
(E) 179

Mahim Bora passed away recently. He was a Padma Shri and Sahitya Akademi winner and a noted litterateur of

(A) Bengali
(B) Assamese
(C) Telugu
(D) Tamil
(E) Malayalam

The former Comptroller and Auditor General of India Vinod Rai recently stepped down from the board of which of the following banks?

(A) IDFC Bank
(B) Bandhan Bank
(C) Federal Bank
(D) Kotak Mahindra Bank
(E) YES Bank

The public sector bank, Corporation Bank, recently launched ‘group credit life insurance scheme’ of LIC of India. The bank is headquartered in

(A) Kochi
(B) Bengaluru
(C) Chennai
(D) Mangalore
(E) Hyderabad

The first two-day meet under the Hydrocarbon Vision 2030 for Northeast India was held recently in

(A) Agartala
(B) Itanagar
(C) Aizawl
(D) Imphal
(E) Guwahati

Who among the following is the new Chief Minister of Gujarat?

(A) Ramanlal Vora
(B) Saurabh Patel
(C) Vijay Rupani
(D) Nitin Patel
(E) AmitShah