The Indian American author Akhil Sharma has won the prestigious 2016 International DUBLIN Literary Award for his novel
(A) Family Life
(B) An Obedient Father
(C) Diary of the Fall
(D) A Brief History of Seven Killings
The trilateral 2016 MALABAR naval exercise was held recently between the navies of India, Japan and
(A) South Korea
G Ragesh Chandrahas been appointed as Secretary to the Chief Minister of
(D) West Bengal
The legendary ice hockey player Gordie Howe passed away recently. He was from
_____ has been conferred the National Award for Best Performing Central PSU for Roof Top Solar Power initiatives.
(C) Airports Authority of India
(E) Indian Oil Corporation
The govt of India has constituted a committee to make recommendations on pay scale revision of executives in PSUs. The pay revision will take effect from
(A) 1 Jan, 2017
(B) 1 Apr, 2017
(E) 1 Dec, 2017
The Union Urban Development Ministry has sanctioned Rs 37.5 cr for development of which of the following I towns under the AMRUT scheme?
Five Lok Sabha MPs were honoured with the ‘Sansad Ratna’ Awards recently. Who among the following is NOT one of them?
(A) Shivaji Adhalrao Patil
(B) RaajeevShankarrao Satav
(C) Shrirang Appa Bame
(D) Heena Vljaykumar Gavit
(E) Abhishek Banerjee
The former Chief Minister VVaithialingam was elected as the Speaker of the legislative Assembly of which state recently?
(A) Tamil Nadu
(E) Andhra Pradesh
Inder Malhotra, who died recently, was one of the most respected
(E) film makers
The World Day Against Child Labour is observed every year on
The govt is planning to make the country energy surplus with a target of generating 1,178 billion units, leading to a 1.1 per cent overall electricity surplus in
The first-of-its-kind ‘Rajasva Cyan Sangam’ is scheduled to be held on Jun 16 in
(B) New Delhi
The govt is planning to setup how many branches of India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) by Sep 2017?
Who won the women’s singles title of the Australian Open Super Series badminton tournament 2016?
(A) Sun Yu
(B) Ratchanok Intanon
(C) Yihan Wang
(D) Saina Nehwal
(E) Li Xuerui
Birender Singh and Subhas Chandra won Rajya Sabha seats from which state in the recent elections?
(B) Himachal Pradesh
(C) Uttar Pradesh
(D) Madhya Pradesh
President Pranab Mukherjee embarked on a six day three-nation tour to Ghana, Cotd ‘lvory and Namibia recently. The capital city of Ghana is