Current Affairs Daily Quiz 20th January 2017

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Current Affairs Daily Quiz 20th January 2017

1. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has inaugurated the second edition of Raisina Dialogue in which city
a) Mumbai
b) Ranchi
c) Ahmedabad
d) New Delhi

2. The Union Cabinet has approved the exclusion of States from National Small Savings Fund. Which of the following state has the part of these states?
a) Arunachal Pradesh
b) Delhi
c) Kerala
d) Madhya Pradesh
e) All of these

3. Who has been appointed as the CEO and Managing Director of Bharti AXA General Insurance
a) Srinivasan
b) Ajay Singh
c) Bala SubraManian
d) Shanmukhanadhan

4. Name the programme launched by Indian Railways recently to save energy worth Rs 41000 crore.
a) Save Energy 41k
b) Mission 41K
c) Saksham 41k
d) Safe Mission 41K

5. The space research organisation of India signed MoU with the space research organisation of which country in the field of outer space
a) Japan
b) Russia
c) China
d) USA

6. Who won the the Favourite Dramatic TV Actress at the 43rd People’s Choice Award.
a) Jennifer Lawrence
b) Vidya Balan
c) Priyanka Chopra
d) Aishwarya Rai

7. Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly passed a resolution on return and rehabilitation of Kashmiri Pandits and other migrants back to Kashmir valley. Name the person who proposed the resolution.
a) Kavinder Gupta
b) Omar Abdullah
c) Abdul Rehman Veeri
d) Mehbooba Mufti Sayeed

8. Scientists named 3 diseases that could cause next global health emergency. Which of the following is not part of these three diseases
a) Lassa fever
b) Zika virus
c) Nipah virus

9. CCEA gave its in-principle approval for listing five government-owned General Insurance Companies in stock exchanges. Which of the following is not part of the group that will be listed as per the approval
a) New India Assurance Company
b) National Insurance Company
c) Oriental Insurance Company
d) Agriculture Insurance Company of India

10. Which state to give legal protection to Hilsa Fish to stabilize its declining population.
a) Haryana
b) Odisha
c) Uttar Pradesh
d) West Bengal