Current Affairs NOV-16 MCQ-283

Which of the following teams recently lifted the Women’s Asian Champions Trophy 2016 hockey tournament in Singapore?

(A) Pakistan
(B) Malaysia
(C) Japan
(D) India
(E) China

India and which country signed two MoUs on the Ease of Doing Business and on intellectual Property Rights recently during its PM Theresa May’s recent visit to New Delhi?

(A) Australia
(B) New Zealand
(C) UK
(D) Austria
(E) Sweden

Who among the following is the present Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare? He launched Healthy India Initiative magazine and No More Tension mobile App recently.

(A) Harsh Vardhan
(B) JPNadda
(C) Ravi Shankar Prasad
(D) Radha Mohan Singh
(E) Dharmendra Pradhan

The Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman recently signed an agreement on trade and commerce with her counterpart Tengye Lyonpo Lekey Dorji from

(A) Vietnam
(B) Philippines
(C) Thailand
(D) Cambodia
(E) Bhutan

The RBI task force set up to oversee recalibration of ATM machines after the country introduced new banknotes to replace old Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes, will be headed by

(A) SSMundra
(B) R Gandhi
(C) HRKhan
(D) KC Chakrabarty
(E) NS Vishwanathan

Mahendra Singh Dhoni remains the most valued Indian athlete in 2016 as per the Forbes Fab 40 list released recently. Who among the following topped the list globally?

(A) Lionel Messi
(B) Tiger Woods
(C) Roger Federer
(D) Maria Sharapova
(E) Novak Djokovic

Which firm has tied up with the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) for 360-degree virtual tour of 280-odd monuments across the country?

(A) Microsoft
(B) TCS
(C) Wipro
(D) Google
(E) Facebook

Which of the following state govts has signed an Moll with the Software Technology Parks of India (STPI) for setting up of four more centres in the State? The new centres would come up at Angul, Jajpur, Koraputand Sambalpur.

(A) Maharashtra
(B) Karnataka
(C) Odisha
(D) Tamil Nadu
(E) Andhra Pradesh

PM Narendra Modi announced, in a surprise address to the nation, that the banknotes of certain denominations will cease to be legal tender from 8 Nov midnight. These notes are

(A) Rs2000
(B) Rs1000
(C) Rs500
(D) All the above
(E) Only 2) and 3)

India recently signed a landmark civil nuclear cooperation deal with which of the following countries during PM Narendra Modi’s recent visit to the country?

(A) New Zealand
(B) Austria
(C) Japan
(D) South Korea
(E) Germany