Current Affairs Daily Quiz: 03 - 02 - 2017

Current Affairs Daily Quiz: 03 - 02 - 2017

1. Who has been appointed as the Principal Economic Adviser in Finance Ministry?
a) Arun Kumar
b) Ajay Singh
c) Sanjeev Sanyal
d) Rajesh Varma
e) None of these

2. Which of the following Indian Airline honoured with the Asia One Awards 2017?
a) Air India
b) IndiGo
c) Jet Airways
d) SpiceJet
e) None of these

3. NABARD has sanctioned a loan amount of Rs. 157 crore to the government of which state to undertake drinking water project.
a) Haryana
b) Telangana
c) Madhya Pradesh
d) Odisha
e) Andhra Pradesh

4. Which of the following foreign bank has estimated the GDP growth rate of India at 7.1 percent for the year 2017-18?
a) AB Bank
c) DBS Bank
d) Deutsche Bank
e) None of these

5. Which country has signed finance agreement for IDA credit of USD 201.50 Million was signed with World Bank for TEQIP III?
a) Bangladesh
b) China
c) Sri Lanka
d) India
e) Pakistan

6. To augment income of farmers budget has proposed setting-up of a Dairy Processing and Infrastructure Development Fund with a corpus of ___________ crores over three years.
a) Rs 8,000
b) Rs 25,000
c) Rs 36,000
d) Rs 10,000
e) Rs 26,000

7. Which IT company has reached an agreement with the Karnataka government to set up a manufacturing plant in Bengaluru?
a) Apple
b) Samsung
c) Intel
d) Motorola
e) IBM

8. What is the theme for the 2017 World Wetland Day?
a) Wetlands For Our Future: Sustainable Livelihoods
b) Wetlands for Disaster Risk Reduction
c) Wetlands For Our Future
d) Wetlands Take Care of Water
e) None of these

9. India and which country has signed for the construction of a multi-ethnic tri-lingual school in a north central district of the island nation?
a) Myanmar
b) Bangladesh
c) Nepal
d) Sri Lanka
e) China

10. India and which country has founded a Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations (CEPI) to accelerate life-saving research and development for epidemics.
a) Singapore
b) Norway
c) Oman
d) Finland
e) Bhutan

11. Union Minister for Information & Broadcasting M Venkaiah Naidu was inaugurated the Digital Radio or All Round Table Conference in which city?
a) Bangalore
b) Mumbai
c) New Delhi
d) Ahmedabad
e) Hyderabad

12. NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant has inaugurated the India Innovation Index in which city?
a) Bangalore
b) New Delhi
c) Ahmedabad
d) Mumbai
e) Kolkata

13. The Union Ministry of Railways has signed an MoU with which country for technical cooperation in rail sector on February 2, 2017 with focus on safety operations.
a) Indonesia
b) Japan
c) China
d) Italy
e) None of these

14. Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his Budget Speech 2017-18 announced corpus of what amount for setting up Mahila Shakti Kendras in the 14 lakh ICDS Anganwadi Centres at village level.
a) Rs 300 crore
b) Rs 400 crore
c) Rs 500 crore
d) Rs 600 crore
e) Rs 700 crore

15. The Information and Broadcasting and Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu has inaugurated the three-day Visakha Utsav in which of the following city?
a) Visakhapatnam
b) Kochi
c) Mumbai
d) Kolkata
e) Hyderabad

16. The tenth edition of Sula Fest has begun on 03rd February at the Sula Vineyards in which among the following states?
a) Haryana
b) Madhya Pradesh
c) Maharashtra
d) Mizoram
e) West Bengal

17. Scientists have confirmed the existence of a “lost continent” lies under which Ocean?
a) Pacific Ocean
b) Atlantic Ocean
c) Arctic Ocean
d) Indian Ocean
e) None of these

18. Which country has successfully tested a new version of a DF-5C missile with 10 nuclear warheads?
a) USA
b) Russia
c) Japan
d) China
e) India

19. Who became the World No one Junior Badminton player?
a) Chetan Anand
b) Ajay Singh
c) Lakshya Sen
d) Prakash Padukone
e) None of these

20. Who among the following Tops T20 batsman list in the Latest ICC rankings?
a) Aaron Fintch
b) MS Dhoni
c) Glenn Maxwell
d) Suresh Raina
e) Virat Kohli