Current Affairs Daily Quiz: 11th and 12th June 2017

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Current Affairs Daily Quiz: 11th and 12th June 2017
1. Kaladan was the first major project taken up by India in which country?
A) Bangladesh
B) China
C) Myanmar
D) Pakistan

2. Programme SATH launched by NITI Aayog stands for
A) Systematic Action for Transforming Human Capital
B) Sustainable Action for Transforming Human Capital
C) Sustainable Action for Transformation of Human Capital
D) Systematic Action for Transformation of Human Capital

3. Who has been adjudged in the first-ever AIFF Women's player of the year for 2016?
A) Ngangom Bala
B) Aditi Chauhan
C) Oinam Bembem Devi
D) Sasmita Malik

4. Who among the following has been selected for the highest French civilian honour, the Legion of Honour?
A) Victor Baneerjee
B) Soumitra Chatterjee
C) Jayanta Chattopadhyay
D) Bhaswar Chattopadhyay

5. Who has been appointed as the MD and CEO of the NSE by SEBI?
A) Vikram Limaye
B) Vikrant Limaye
C) Vilakshan Limaye
D) Vikhyat Limaye

6. In which country the first Ocean Conference was held?
A) Brazil
B) Russia
C) United Nation
D) India

7. The 2017 European Union Film Festival (EUFF) has started from which Indian city?
A) Mumbai
B) Coimbatore
C) Kolkata
D) New Delh

8. Who among the following won the 2017 French Open Women's Singles crown?
A) Jelena Ostapenko
B) Simona Halep
C) Angelique Kerber
D) Virginia Ruzici

9. Who among the following receives '2017 Sickle Cell Advocate of the Year' Award?
A) Dr Sudam Kate
B) Aaron Hust
C) Dr Jigar Shah
D) Dr Andrew Winston

10. India and this Island nation signed a MoU to institutionalize the cooperation between Parliaments of the two countries.
A) Zanzibar
B) Madagascar
C) Maldives
D) Mauritius

11. Who won the gold medal at the 17th World Individual Chess Championship for differently-abled?
A) Gurbanov Andrei
B) Venkata Krishna Karthik K
C) Shashikant Kutwal
D) Glazar Domagoj

12. Which scheme was introduced by the Union Government to provide legal support in rural areas via video conferencing?
A) Tele Law
B) Atal Pension Yojana
C) Sarkari Yojana
D) Beti Padhao Yojana

13. Who launched the world's smallest and most affordable private jet in the world?
A) Cirrus Aircraft
B) Red Eagle Aircraft
C) Harbin Aircraft
D) Hongdu Aviataion

14. For how many items, GST Council reduce the Tax rate?
A) 64
B) 66
C) 63
D) 62

15. What is the name of the poet who won the Kalinga Literary Award?
A) Pratibha Satpathy
B) Ramakanta Rath
C) Sitakanta Mohapatra
D) Haraprasad Das

16. How many Indian cities get the grant as part of the EU's commitment under the Paris Climate agreement?
A) 3
B) 5
C) 4
D) 6

17. Which Indian City will get the underwater Metro Rail service Link?
A) Mumbai
B) Goa
C) Pune
D) Kolkata

18. The 22nd APEDA Annual Award Function was held in __________.
A) Mumbai
B) New Delhi
C) Chennai
D) Kolkata

19. Who won the FIFA U - 20 World Cup?
A) Venezuela
B) England
C) Italy
D) Uruguay

20. Which bank launched the retail mart in Thiruvananthapuram?
A) Syndicate Bank
B) Union Bank of India
C) Canara Bank
D) Indian Overseas Bank

21. Amit Sinha was appointed as the Chief Operating Officer of _____________.
A) Flipkart
B) Amazon
C) Paytm Mall
D) FreeCharge

22. This country complained to the World Trade Organization (WTO) aganist US over duties on steel.
A) India
B) Japan
C) Russia
D) Turkey

23. Who launced the book Indira Gandhi - A life in Nature at the Indira Gandhi Memorial Museum?
A) Priyanka Gandhi
B) Manmohan Singh
C) Sonia Gandhi
D) Rahul Gandhi