Current Affairs NOV-16 MCQ-284

All 42 Congress members in the assembly of which of the following states recently handed over their resignations after Supreme Court’s verdict on Sutlej Yamuna Link canal issue?

(A) Rajasthan
(B) Punjab
(C) Haryana
(D) Himachal Pradesh
(E) Uttarakhand

Which country will host the 2018 Invictus Games for wounded military personnel?

(A) US
(B) Canada
(C) Australia
(D) Austria
(E) Finland

Which country has announced an online program for its pre-schools to learn foreign languages, including Hindi from 2017?

(A) Australia
(B) Germany
(C) Japan
(D) France
(E) Austria

Im Kwon-taek has been chosen for the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 47th International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa. He is a renowned director from

(A) Japan
(B) South Korea
(C) China
(D) Vietnam
(E) Philippines

The central govt has slapped _____ penalty on Reliance, BP and Niko for migrating natural gas from ONGC block.

(A) $1.12-bn
(B) $1.25-bn
(C) $1.32-bn
(D) $1.55-bn
(E) $1.75-bn

The scientists from NT (Kharagpur) recently claimed to have found evidence confirming the existence of a mythical Indian river, Chandrabhaga in the state of

(A) Maharashtra
(B) Odisha
(C) Jharkhand
(D) Karnataka
(E) Telangana

The public sector UCO Bank has announced that it would raise Rs 271 cr from Life Insurance Corporation of India. The bank is head quartered at

(A) Chennai
(B) Hyderabad
(C) Mumbai
(D) New Delhi
(E) Kolkata

Who among the following won the Stefan Edberg Sportsmanship Award at the ATP awards recently?

(A) Roger Federer
(B) Stan Wawrinka
(C) Andy Murray
(D) RafaelNadal
(E) NovakDokovic

The India-China Joint Training Exercise “Hand in Hand 2016” is scheduled to be held from Nov 15-27 in

(A) Mumbai
(B) Chennai
(C) Kolkata
(D) Pune
(E) Bangalore

Boyko Borisov resigned as the Prime Minister of which of the following countries?

(A) Greece
(B) Turkey
(C) Bulgaria
(D) Spain
(E) Finland