General Awareness for NIACL and SBI PO Mains Day - 13

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General Awareness for NIACL and SBI PO Mains Day - 13
1. In which city Facebook has launched its first ever startup programme on 2017, January 17th?
A) Moscow
B) Bangkok
C) Paris
D) Melbourne
2. Eruthu Vidum Vizha has been observed by the people of Tamil Nadu. It is similar to .....
A) Mahamaham
B) Jallikattu
C) Thiruvaiyaru
D) Karthigai Deepam
3. Which space agency has launched a mobile game app that allows users to grow virtual plants aboard the International Space Station?
A) National Aeronautics and Space Administration
B) Russian Federal Space Agency
C) European Space Agency
D) Indian Space Research Organization
4. Which of the following social media platforms is being used by the Airports Authority of India (AAI) to improve customer service?
A) WhatsApp
B) Qzone
C) Skype
D) Twitter
5. Who has been elected as the new president of the European Parliament?
A) Jerzy Buzek
B) Antonio Tajani
C) Martin Schulz
D) Josep Borrell
6. Name the Indian scientist and black hole physicist passed away on 2017, January 16th.
A) C.V. Vishveshwara
B) Harish Chandra
C) Raja Ramanna
D) M. G. K. Menon
7. Who has won gold medal at the 6th Nation's Cup held in Vrbas, Serbia?
A) Sarjubala Devi
B) Neeraj
C) Priyanka Chaudhary
D) Seema Poonia
8. What is the theme of the tenth edition of Jaipur Literature Festival?
A) Freedom to Dream: India at 70
B) Experience a Unique Amalgamation of Cultures
C) The Seven Deadly Sins
D) None of the above
9. Who among the following has won the People's Choice Award for the second time?
A) Viola Davis
B) Kerry Washington
C) Priyanka Chopra
D) Ellen Pompeo
10. Name the cricket icon inducted into Legends Club 'Hall of Fame'.
A) Ajit Wadekar
B) Sunil Gavaskar
C) Nari Contractor
D) Kapil Dev
11. According to a latest environment study, which Indian city is set to become hotter by 2100?
A) Alibag
B) Mumbai
C) Kochi
D) Kovalam
12. A top Egyptian court has upheld a ruling halting a plan to transfer two Red Sea Islands - Tiran and Sanafir to Saudi Arabia. The Islands are located at the mouth of the
A) Gulf of Antalya
B) Gulf of Corinth
C) Gulf of Aqaba
D) Gulf of Naples
13. Which of the following creatures has been named after U.S. President Donald Trump?
A) Moth
B) Fish
C) Leech
D) Reptile
14. Which among the following football club has been banned from this year's AFC champions Leaugue over a match fixing scandal?
A) Jeju United
B) Jeonbuk Motors
C) Daejeon Citizen
D) Busan IPark
15. Which state has registered increase in number of out-of-school children as per the eleventh Annual Survey of Education Report (ASER) 2016?
A) Punjab
B) Chhattisgarh
C) Haryana
D) Uttar Pradesh
16. On the 21st death anniversary of the former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister a temporary museum set in Vijayawada. Name the Chief Minister.
A) N.T. Rama Rao
B) T. Prakasam
C) B. Gopala Reddy
D) P. V. Narasimha Rao
17. President Pranab Mukherjee unveiled the Wanderer Car used by Netaji Subash Chandra Bose during his 'Great Escape' from Kolkata. The car is restored by ...
A) Opel
B) Porsche
C) Audi
D) Volkswagen
18. Who has been appointed as the new CBI Director?
A) Y. C. Modi
B) Alok Verma
C) R.P. Agrawal
D) Amrit Mohan Prasad
19. Donald Trump has sworn-in as the ........ President of United States of America on 2017, January 20th.
A) 44th
B) 45th
C) 46th
D) 47th
20. Which State Govt. has approved installation of solar energy devices in Anganwadi centers?
A) Haryana
B) Rajasthan
C) Kerala
D) Gujarat