General Awareness for NIACL and SBI PO Mains Day - 4

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General Awareness for NIACL and SBI PO Mains Day - 4
1. 'Dulari Kanya' scheme has been launched by which state government to check infant mortality?
A) Arunachal Pradesh
B) Himachal Pradesh
C) Madhya Pradesh
D) Andhra Pradesh
2. The 2017 Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Partnership Summit has started in which of the following states?
A) Telangana
B) Andhra Pradesh
C) Karnataka
D) Tamil Nadu
3. Which state government has recently organized Farmer's Martyrs day to pay homage to the martyrs of 1894 farmers' rising in the state?
A) Odisha
B) Manipur
C) Assam
D) Tripura
4. India's first Post Office Passport Seva Kendra (POPSK) has been inaugurated in which city?
A) Mysuru
B) Chennai
C) Kochi
D) Guwahati
5. What is the India's rank in the list of 'Eight Great Powers of 2017', as per The American Interest magazine?
A) 6th
B) 8th
C) 7th
D) 5th
6. Shekhar Naik, who has been selected for 2017 Padma Shri award, is associated with which sports?
A) Badminton
B) Wrestling
C) Boxing
D) Cricket
7. Which union ministry has instituted the 'National Entrepreneurship Awards' to encourage a culture of entrepreneurship across India?
A) Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship
B) Ministry of Labour and Employment
C) Ministry of Home Affairs
D) Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation
8. What is the India's rank in the 2016 Corruption Perception Index (CPI)?
A) 66th
B) 82nd
C) 79th
D) 112th
9. Which state government has recently announced a total ban on polythene bags from May 2017?
A) Chhattisgarh
B) Madhya Pradesh
C) Rajasthan
D) Gijarat
10. Who has been selected for the 2016 National Geoscience Award in the field of geo-environmental studies?
A) Ashok Kumar Singhvi
B) P.V. Joseph
C) Vishnu Deo Sai
D) Keshav Krishna
11. Who has won the 2017 Malaysia Masters Grand Prix Gold Badminton tournament?
A) Saina Nehwal
B) P.V. Sindhu
C) Beatriz Corrales
D) Hsu Ya-ching
12. Who has been appointed as the new Prime Minister of Mauritius?
A) Navin Ramgoolam
B) Pravind Jugnauth
C) Anerood Jugnauth
D) Cassam Uteem
13. The National Girl Child Day is celebrated on which day in India?
A) January 22
B) January 23
C) January 24
D) January 25
14. Jaswant Rai Sharma, who passed away recently, was the renowned poet of which language?
A) Telugu
B) Odia
C) Tamil
D) Urdu
15. Which stadium will become the first Indian stadium to have stands named after war heroes?
A) Eden Gardens Stadium, Kolkata
B) Feroz Shah Kotla Ground, Delhi
C) M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore
D) Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai
16. Which company has been named as the most innovative company of 2016, as per Boston Consulting Group (BCG) 2016 analysis?
A) Tesla
B) Apple
C) Google
D) Amazon
17. The book 'Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life' has been authored by whom?
A) Junot Diaz
B) Markus Zusak
C) William Finnegan
D) Sunil Khilnani
18. 'Wave N Pay' contactless card has been launched by which of the following banks?
A) State Bank of India (SBI)
C) Axis Bank
D) Punjab National Bank (PNB)
19. 'Aoba Velox - III' satellite, which has been successfully launched into orbit from the International Space Station (ISS), is belonged to which country?
A) United States
B) Singapore
C) United Kingdom
D) Switzerland
20. The 2017 Pakke - Paga Festival has been held in which state?
A) Arunachal Pradesh
B) Andhra Pradesh
C) West Bengal
D) Mizoram