General Awareness for NIACL and SBI PO Mains Day - 5

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General Awareness for NIACL and SBI PO Mains Day - 5
1. In January 2017, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has formed government in Arunachal Pradesh. Who was the first Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh?
A) Tenzing Norbu
B) Pema Khandu
C) Prem Khandu Thungan
D) Takam Pario
2. Who among the following was the 20th Lieutenant Governor of Delhi?
A) Anil Baijal
B) Najeeb Jung
C) Tejendra Khanna
D) Banwari Lal Joshi
3. V.K. Shunglu panel report has been in the news, it is related to which of the following issue?
A) Electricity
B) Inflation
C) Black Money
D) Corruption
4. Who among the following took over as the new Chief of the Air Staff on 31st December 2016?
A) P.M. Hariz
B) Birender Singh Dhanoa
C) Bipin Rawat
D) Praveen Bakshi
5. Who is the current Ambassador of Israel to India?
A) Eli Antebi
B) Dan Ashbel
C) Yossi Gal
D) Daniel Carmon
6. At Least 25 dead in Baghdad Bomb Blasts claimed by ISIS, Baghdad is the capital city of which of the following countries?
A) Iran
B) Iraq
C) Syria
D) Turkey
7. Recently, on which of the following countries, U.S. has imposed export restrictions for violating the strict codes that guide the recipients of U.S. technologies?
A) Pakistan
B) Cuba
C) China
D) Russia
8. Which of the following ended the year 2016 with biggest gain since 2009?
A) Gold
B) Oil
C) Fertilizers
D) All of the above
9. India's strategic ballistic missile Agni - IV test fired from Abdul Kalam Island off Damra village on the Odisha coast. What was the earlier name of the Abdul Kalam Island?
A) Wheeler Island
B) Satish Dawan Space Centre
C) Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre
D) Baba Atomic Space Research Centre
10. Who among the following players has received a knighthood in Queen Elizabeth II's New Year's Honours in January 2017?
A) Andy Murray
B) Mo Farah
C) Lee Pearson
D) All of the above
11. Aarogya Raksha family health insurance scheme launched in ...
A) Andhra Pradesh
B) Tamil Nadu
C) Kerala
D) Karnataka
12. Which State Govt has approved 50% reservation in all judicial services for aspirants belonging to the Extremely Backward Classes, Other Backward Classes, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes?
A) Maharashtra
B) Uttar Pradesh
C) Uttarakhand
D) Bihar
13. Name the legendary animation artist, whose evocative sketches were used to create Disney's famous Bambi cartoon, has died at the age of 106 years.
A) Tyrus Wong
B) Don Bluth
C) Henry Selick
D) Tim Burton
14. Who has been appointed as the Chief Secretary of Telangana?
A) Vrinda Swarup
B) S.P. Singh
C) Sourabh Garg
D) R. N. Choubey
15. Pakistan's new Army Chief has been invited by Afghan leaders to visit the war-torn country and work together for regional peace. Name the Army Chief.
A) Qamar Javed Bajwa
B) Ahsan Saleem Hyat
C) Muhammad Yusaf Khan
D) Ashfaq Parvez Kayani
16. Which Bollywood actor's autobiography titled 'Khullam Khulla' released on January 15th, 2017?
A) Rishi Kapoor
B) Naseeruddin Shah
C) Amitabh Bacchan
D) Shah Rukh Khan
17. Narinder Batra, India's newly elected president of the world hockey federation (FIH) has resigned from the post of associate vice-president of the Indian Olympic Association (IOA). Who is the President of Indian Olympic Association (IOA)?
A) Abhay Singh Chautala
B) Narayana Ramachandran
C) Ashwini Kumar
D) Rohan Lal Anand
18. Who has been awarded with the Legion d'Honneur, France's highest award for Nice heroes to halt the march of the attacker?
A) Frank Terrier
B) Jasmina Pasalic
C) Ian Wilson
D) Wong Kar Wai
19. Name the Indian- origin Saudi-based entrepreneur appointed as Major General of Kyrgyzstan.
A) Shaikh Rafik Mohammed
B) Yusuffali Ma
C) Rizwan Sajan
D) Syed Salahuddin
20. Who has announced his retirement from professional tennis, bringing an abrupt end to a promising career?
A) Somdev Devvarman
B) Vijay Amritraj
C) Yuki Bhambri
D) Ramanathan Krishnan