Current Affairs-2016 MCQ-31

Which government lauched Smart Village programme to improve public facilities in the villages with financial assistance of e 80 lakh to Rs 2 crore?

(A) Bihar
(B) Tamil Nadu
(C) Gujarat
(D) Telangana

The Rajya Sabha passed the National Waterways Bill 2015 . With this bill decks for the conversion of how many rivers and creeks across India into transport waterways cleared?

(A) 104
(B) 106
(C) 108
(D) 110

The Union government signed a loan agreement with the World Bank for the Rs2142 Neeranchal National Watershed Project in January, 2016 When was the project initiated?

(A) 2010
(B) 2011
(C) 2012
(D) 2013

World Health Organisation (WHO) in its urban air quality database released on May, 2016 claimed that Zabol is the world’s most polluted city in terms of air quality. Zabol is a city of which country?

(A) Nigeria
(B) China
(C) Iran
(D) Russia

The agreement between the European Union and Turkey to tackle the migrant crisis has formally come into effect recently under, which migrants will be sent back to Turkey from which place if their asylum claim is rejected?

(A) Greece
(B) Italy
(C) France
(D) Germany

Which Indian Bank was named in Hall of Shame list 2016?

(A) Union Bank of India
(B) Axis Bank
(C) HDFC Bank
(D) State Bank of India

The Union Railway Ministry has decided to create safety fund named ‘Rashtriya Rail Samraksha Kosh’ to strengthen safety measures on the rail network to prevent accidents. What is the worth of this fund?

(A) Rs.10000 crore
(B) Rs. 1 lakh crore
(C) Rs. 10 lakh crore
(D) None of the above

Union Minister of Heavy Industry and Public Enterprises Shri Anant Ganga Ram Geete has unveiled the National Capital Goods Policy as part of what?

(A) National Food Grid
(B) Make in India
(D) None of these

Name the nuclear capable undersea ballistic missile that was successful test fired from an undisclosed location on Bay of Bengal.

(A) Brahmos
(B) Agni-V
(C) K-4 missile
(D) Naga

India successfully test-fired its indigenously built, nuclear-capable Agni-I ballistic missile from a mobile launcher at launch pad-4 of the Integrated Test Range at which place of Odisha coast?

(A) Abdul Kalam Island
(B) SWheeler Island
(C) Both of the above
(D) None of the above

The Coast Guards of India and Japan conducted the 15th edition of ‘Sahyog-Kaijin’ joint exercise in the Bay of Bengal. It is conducted at which coast?

(A) Paradwip Coast
(B) Chennai Coast
(C) Vishakhapatnam Coast
(D) All of the above

Who has won the 2016 Chinese Grand Prix held at the Shanghai International Circuit?

(A) Nico Rosberg
(B) Sebastian Vettel
(C) Daniil Kvyat
(D) Daniel Ricciardo

Which Belarusian professional tennis player won in the women’s singles category at the Brisbane International tennis tournament 2016?

(A) Angelique Kerber
(B) Sania Mirza
(C) Martina Hmgis
(D) Victoria Azarenka

Indian-American scientist……… received the prestigious ‘National Medal of Science’ award from US President Barack Obama.

(A) Prakash Jain
(B) Krishna M. Jain
(C) Rakesh K. Jain
(D) Vignesh S. Jain

Who was appointed as Chairman of the 21st Law Commission of India?

(A) Balbir Singh Chauhan
(B) Justice Ravi R. Tripathi
(C) Balbir Tripathi
(D) Ravi Chauhan