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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
(E) Outlaws

The trilateral 2016 MALABAR naval exercise was held recently between the navies of India, Japan and

(A) South Korea
(B) Malaysia
(C) Indonesia
(D) US
(E) Singapore

G Ragesh Chandrahas been appointed as Secretary to the Chief Minister of

(A) Assam
(B) Puducherry
(C) Tamilnadu
(D) West Bengal
(E) Kerala

The legendary ice hockey player Gordie Howe passed away recently. He was from

(A) Canada
(B) Mexico
(C) Span
(D) Germany
(E) France

_____ 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
(C) 1Jun,2017
(D) 1Sep,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?

(A) Madurai
(B) Gaya
(C) Machilipatnam
(D) KushiNagar
(E) Nasik

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
(B) Karnataka
(C) Kerala
(D) Puducherry
(E) Andhra Pradesh

Inder Malhotra, who died recently, was one of the most respected

(A) parliamentarians
(B) bureaucrats
(C) industrialists
(D) journalists
(E) film makers

The World Day Against Child Labour is observed every year on

(A) 2-Jun
(B) 5-Jun
(C) 8-Jun
(D) 11-Jun
(E) 12-Jun

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

(A) FY17
(B) FY18
(C) FY19
(D) FY20
(E) FY21

The first-of-its-kind ‘Rajasva Cyan Sangam’ is scheduled to be held on Jun 16 in

(A) Mumbai
(B) New Delhi
(C) Kolkata
(D) Gurgaon
(E) Noida

The govt is planning to setup how many branches of India Post Payments Bank (IPPB) by Sep 2017?

(A) 36
(B) 100
(C) 245
(D) 545
(E) 650

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?

(A) Punjab
(B) Himachal Pradesh
(C) Uttar Pradesh
(D) Madhya Pradesh
(E) Haryana

President Pranab Mukherjee embarked on a six day three-nation tour to Ghana, Cotd ‘lvory and Namibia recently. The capital city of Ghana is

(A) Yamoussoukro
(B) Accra
(C) Windhoek
(D) Gaborone
(E) Mbabane