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Who won the 40th edition of the 2016 Paris marathon (35 km race) in men’s category?

(A) Asafa Powell
(B) Abraha Gebretsadik
(C) Cyprian Kotut
(D) Justin Gatlin
(E) Michael Phelps

Name the high court held that keeping a criminal case pending for indefinite period amounts to violation of constitutional rights of the accused recognized under Article 21 (right to life) of the Constitution of India.

(A) Allahabad High Court
(B) Kolkata High Court
(C) Bombay High Court
(D) Delhi High Court
(E) None

Which of the following financial entity has been penalised by the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) for breaching the stock broker regulations?

(A) R. V. Verma
(B) Ashwini Kumar
(C) Ravindra Kumar
(D) Anand Rathi
(E) None

The World Day of War Orphans is observed on which of the following day?

(A) 7th January
(B) 6th January
(C) 8th January
(D) 9th January
(E) None

18th meeting of Sub-committee of Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) held on 29 August 2016 at Mumbai discussed the global and domestic fronts that impact on the financial stability of the country. This committee headed by ……..

(A) Governor, RBI
(B) Chairman, IRDAI
(C) Chairman, PFRDA
(D) Chairman, SEBI
(E) Finance Secretary

Who has been appointed as a part-time member of the 21st Law Commission of India?

(A) Sobir Gokaran
(B) Satya Pal Jain
(C) Manoj Singh
(D) Akhilesh Srivastav
(E) Ahulwalia

Which country to launch its World’s first Quantum Communications Satellite into space?

(A) Japan
(B) India
(C) China
(D) Pakistan

On 25 June 2016, Narendra Modi launched the Smart Cities Mission in Pune for how many smart cities?

(A) 12
(B) 100
(C) 500
(D) 10
(E) 20

World’s largest ‘Charkha’ to be on display in which airport?

(A) Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, Mumbai
(B) Indira Gandhi International Airport, Delhi
(C) Rajiv Gandhi International Airport. Hyderabad
(D) Kempegowda International Airport, Bangalore
(E) None

Who has been awarded with one of France’s highest honour Officier de I’Ordre des Arts et Lettres (Order of Arts and Letters)?

(A) Kailash Satyardhi
(B) Honey Singh
(C) Tara Gandhi
(D) Nandan Nilekani
(E) Nona

On 22 June 2016, Government extended the timeline for states to join UDAY scheme, meant for the revival of debt-laden discoms. In this context, UDAY stands for….

(A) Unnathi DISCOM Assurance Yojana
(B) Unique DISCOM Assurance Yojana
(C) Ujwal DISCOM Adoption Yojana
(D) Ujwal DEEPAM Assurance Yojana
(E) Ujwal DISCOM Assurance Yojana

Who was appointed as Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of Konkan Railway Corporation Limited (KRCL)?

(A) D Y Chandrachud
(B) Sanjay Gupta
(C) Aruna Sundarajan
(D) Dr. Joram Begi
(E) Margaret Thatcher

…………..becomes first woman to bag IMO Award for Exceptional Bravery at Sea.

(A) Radhika Menon
(B) Swetha Menon
(C) Swathi Menon
(D) Soumya Menon
(E) None

Apna Lohit’ android mobile app launched by the Lohit district to realize the idea of Digital India. Lohit district is of which State?

(A) Andhra Pradesh
(B) West Bengal
(C) Rajasthan
(D) Arunachal Pradesh
(E) Bihar

Brihadeeswara Temple is located at….

(A) Kerala
(B) Tamilnadu
(C) Karnataka
(D) Maharashtra
(E) Orissa

India sign agreements to counter threat of cross-border terrorism with which of the following countries?

(A) France
(B) Afghanistan
(C) Saudi Arabia
(D) South Korea
(E) None

A friendship bus service between India and…….. was flagged off via Champawat district in Uttarakhand.

(A) Nepal
(B) Japan
(C) Australia
(D) Canada
(E) None