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1. CureFit on August 8, 2017 signed which actor as its Brand Ambassador?

A. Vidyut Jammwal
B. Hrithik Roshan
C. Aamir Khan
D. Akshay Kumar

2. Which state in India is declared as the disturbed area under AFSPA for another month?

A. Assam
B. Arunachal Pradesh
C. Tamil Nadu
D. Kerala

3. How many feet book was released by the World’s Shortest Woman?

A. 28 feet
B. 51 feet
C. 35 feet
D. 32 feet

4. Who has been awarded the prestigious Himachal Pradesh Environment Leadership Award 2017 for excelling in the promotion of environmental conservation and sustainable development?

A. Madhu Chitkara
B. Radhika Menon
C. Bhavya Sethi
D. Kamini Singh

5. Where is Chabahar Port situated?

A. Afghanistan
B. Iran
C. Bangladesh
D. Portugal

6. Who was honoured by UAE Government recently?

A. Firoz Merchant
B. Anil Ambani
C. Ashok Misra
D. Rajesh Verma

7. Who has been appointed as the new Chief Justice of India (CJI)?

A. Ranganath Misra
B. K K Mittal
C. Dipak Misra
D. G B Pattanaik

8. _______finishes 3rd in World Athletics Championship

A. Justin Gatlin
B. Roger Federer
C. Christian Coleman
D. Usain Bolt
E. None of the above

9. Britannia Industries would set up its largest plant in which the state of India?

A. Bihar
B. Karnataka
C. Maharashtra
D. Haryana

10. Which of the following statement(s) is/are true about the recently developed CO Sensor?

A. It is developed by the scientists from IISc, Bangalore.
B. It is a highly sensitive nano-meter scale carbon monoxide sensor.
C. The sensors are very effective due to the high surface to volume ratio.
D. The sensors can map the pollution hot-spots in a city.
E. All of these

11. Customers of which public sector bank will have to pay charges for depositing cash above Rs 5,000 in a non-base branch even if it is located in the same city?

A. State Bank of India
B. Bank of Baroda
C. Indian Bank
D. Punjab National Bank

12. Payback India has appointed ________ as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

A. Rajiv Singh
B. Ranjeet Singh
C. Gautam Kaushik
D. Jairam Ramesh
E. None of the above

13. The 2030 Water Resources Group (2030WRG) will help which state government raise $270 million for the Green Climate Fund?

A. Karnataka
B. Uttarakhand
C. Maharashtra
D. Andhra Pradesh

14. In which one of the following cities was the East India Association founded by Dadabhai Naoroji in 1866?

A. Tokyo
B. London
C. Paris
D. New York

15. Recent amendments to the Indian Penal Code proposed by the Union Home Ministry involve Sections 153A and 509A. These proposed amendments are based on recommendations made by

A. Sachar Committee
B. Nanavati-Mehta Commission
C. Ranganath Mishra Commission
D. Bezbaruah Committee

16. ‘Herd Immunity’ or ‘Herd Protection’ in the context of vaccine-preventable diseases refers to

A. Achievement of 99% vaccine immunization in the target group
B. The point at which transmission of the disease among unimmunized individuals reduces through indirect effects of a certain level of immunization of individuals in the same region
C. The isolated nature of some groups of people, usually tribals, which prevents them in the first place from acquiring any vaccine-preventable disease
D. None of the above

17. Who among the following had founded the Theosophical Society in the United States of America?

A. Swami Dayanand Saraswati
B. Lala Hardayal
C. Madame Blavatsky
D. Madame Cama

18. The Nal Sarovar Bird Sanctuary (NSBS) is located in which state?

A. Gujarat
B. Madhya Pradesh
C. Chhattisgarh
D. Uttrakhand

19. With Mastercard who joined expand partnership into Asia Pacific region?

A. Paypal
B. Rupay
C. Freecharge
D. VISA

20. Which department did the Union Government merge with Police Research and Development (BPRD) recently?

A. National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB)
B. Indian Police Service
C. National Security Guard
D. Indian Airforce Service

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