Current Affairs Quiz – May 17 2017
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- Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the proposal to establish Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) in which state with 100% outlay of central government?
- Chief Minister of which state has announced that his government intends to appoint PV Sindhu as the state’s sports ambassador?
- India’s first Aquatic Rainbow Technology Park, an ultra modern exclusive facility for ornamental fish equipped with multi-species hatchery and live feed culture units will come up at:
- Who among the following launched EPFOs Citizens Charter 2017 and e-court management system in Bangalore on May 16, 2017?
1.President Pranab Mukherjee
2.Vice President Hamid Ansari
3.Prime Minister Narendra Modi
4.Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar
5.Minister of State for Labour & Employment(IC), Bandaru Dattatreya
- Who among the following has topped Forbes Magazine’s list of “Global Game Changers”?
- Who among the following Indian mountaineers recently scripted history by becoming the first Indian woman to scale Mount Everest for the fourth time?
- Union Cabinet has approved Agreement between India and _______ on Cooperation and Mutual Assistance in Customs Matters
- On May 16, 2017, Mt. Lhotse recorded the first summit in three years. Mt. Lhotse is the ________ highest mountain in the world.
- As per United Nations’ “World Economic Situation and Prospects as of mid- 2017” report, India’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth forecast for FY 2017 has been revised downwards to _______%
- In a first of its kind transaction in India,__________enabled end to end trade financing for one of its clients by applying the blockchain technology
3.Kotak Mahindra Bank
- Who among the following has been appointed as group CEO of Dish TV?
- On May 16, 2017, Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Venkaiah Naidu announced a round-the-clock Doordarshan channel for:
5.Diu and Daman
- Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology (IIEST) located in _______ district of West Bengal has successfully created the country’s first smart grid project, which will generate power from renewable sources of energy.
- Maternity Benefit Program has been extended to all districts of India with effect from:
1.January 1, 2017
2.February 1, 2017
3.March 1, 2017
4.April 1, 2017
5.May 1, 2017
- Which portal has been launched by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to tighten grip on tax evaders?
- 18-year-old boy from Tamil Nadu has created the world’s smallest satellite named ‘KalamSat’ which weighs only _______ gm
- _____________Island has been found to be the most polluted place on the planet, with over 37 million pieces littered on its beaches.
4.Fatu Hiva Island
- Who among the following broke the national record in men’s 400m race and won a gold medal at the third leg of the Indian Grand Prix Athletics Meet in New Delhi?
- The International Cricket Council (ICC) has hiked the prize money for this year’s Champions Trophy by $ 500,000. The total prize money now stands at:
- What was the theme for ‘World Telecommunication and Information Society Day’, 2017, celebrated on May 17, 2017?
1.”Big Data for Big Impact”
2.“ICT entrepreneurship for social impact”
3.“Telecommunications and ICTs: Drivers of innovation”
4.“Telecommunications and ICT for Inclusive Growth”
5.“Broadband for Sustainable Development”
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