Q1- Which country to host 2018 Asian Cricket Council Emerging Nations Cup?
Q2- Who has been appointed as the new High Commissioner of India to the Republic of Zambia?
ANS- N.J GANGTE
Q3- The world’s first hybrid electric tram powered by hydrogen fuel cells has started in which country?
Q3- Which state government will sign MoU with Microsoft to empower smallholder farmers with technology-oriented solutions?
Q4- Which Indian shuttler has won the 2017 men’s singles French Open Superseries badminton tournament?
ANS- KIDAMBI SHIRIKANT
Q5- The Akan Mashu National Park (AMNP) is located in which country?
Q6-Who has been appointed the Private Secretary to President Ram Nath Kovind?
ANS- VIKRAM SINGH
Q7- Which Bollywood personality has been bestowed with the 2017 PHDCCI Lifetime Achievement Award?
ANS- SHARMILA TAGORE
Q8- Which ministerial committee has been constituted by the Central Government on PSU bank mergers?
ANS- ARUN JAITELLY COMMITE
Q9- Who will head the parliamentary standing committee on defence to examine operational preparedness of armed forces?
ANS- B. C. KHANDURI
Q10-Which country has become the first country to leave International Criminal Court (ICC)?
Q11-Punathil Kunjabdulla, the renowned Malayalam writer passed away. He hailed from which state?
Q12- Which state chief minister has been honoured with the Golden Peacock Award under the category ‘Global Leadership in Public Service and Economic Transformation’?
ANS- AANDHRA PRADESH
Q13- Which state to host the 36th edition of National Games of India in 2018?
Q14- Which country’s team has won the 2017 FIFA Under-17 World Cup?
Q15- India and which country have agreed to implement HOSTAC to strengthen maritime security?
ANS- UNITED STATES
Q16- Which team has won the 5th edition of Pro Kabaddi League (PKL) 2017?
ANS- PATNA PIRATES
Q17- India has signed how much amount of loan agreement with Asian Development Bank (ADB) to support coastal protection in Karnataka?
Q18-Who has been honoured with the Hridaynath Mangeshkar Award 2017?
ANS- JAVED AKHATR
Q19- Which state/UT Cricket Association has become the newest associate member of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)?
Q20- Digamber Singh, who passed away recently, was related to which field?
Q21- The 2017 Infantry Day is celebrated on which date in India?
ANS- OCTOBER 27
Q22- What is the theme of the 2017 Vigilance Awareness Week (VAW)?
ANS- MY VISION CORRUPTION FREE INDIA
Q23- Which state will be the ‘Focus State’ at World Food India (WFI) 2017?
Q24- Girija Devi, who passed away recently, was the renowned classical singer of which gharana?
ANS-SENIYA and BANARAS GHRANAS
Q25- The Aralam Wildlife Sanctuary (AWS) is located in which state?
Q26- Which country is hosting the 2017 global conference on consumer protection?
Q27- Which country hosted the first-ever meeting of BIMSTEC Task Force on Traditional Medicine?
Q28- The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) will analyse social media trends & data in monitoring security. Where is the headquarters of CISF?
ANS- NEW DELHI
Q29- Which state election department has entered the Limca Book of Records for formation of biggest human logo?
Q30- Who has been named as the 2017 Best FIFA Men’s Player?
ANS- Cristiano Ronaldo
Q31- The 2017 United Nations Day (UND) is observed on which date?
ANS- OCTOBER 24
Q32- The 2017 World Polio Day (WPD) is observed on which date?
ANS- OCTOBER 24
Q33- The Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary (PWS) is located in which state?
Q34-Who has been appointed as the new chairman of World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD)?
Q 35- Prof. Hans Joachim Schellnhuber has won the 2017 Blue Planet Prize. He hails from which country?
Q 35- Roy Dotrice, the veteran actor passed away. He hailed from which country?
Q 36- Which state government has launched Bhavantar Bhugtan Yojna (BBY) for farmers?
ANS- MADHYA PRADESH
Q 37- Which committee has been constituted to select candidate for post of editor-in-chief of Rajya Sabha TV (RSTV)?
ANS- A Surya Prakash committee
Q 38- Which of the following commodity exchange has launched India’s first commodity options in gold?
ANS- Multi-Commodity Exchange of India Ltd (MCX)
Q 39- Who has won the 2017 Man Booker Prize?
ANS- George Saunders
Q40- The Chhilchhila Wildlife Sanctuary (CWS) is located in which state?
Q41- Which e-commerce company has tied up with Union Ministry of Textile to promote handloom industry?
Q42- Who has been chosen for the 2017 Padma Prabha Puraskaram?
ANS- PRABHA VERMA
Q43- Shamsher Khan, who passed away recently, was associated with which sports?
Q44- The NIIF of India has signed a pact worth $1 billion with Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA). What does NIIF stands for?
ANS- National Investment and Infrastructure Fund
Q45- The Karera Wildlife Sanctuary (KWS) is located in which state?
ANS- MADHYA PRADESH
Q46- What is the theme of 2017 World Spine Day (WSD)?
ANS- YOUR BACK IN ACTION
Q47- Lekh Tandon, who passed away recently, was the renowned personality of which field?
ANS- FILM INDUSTRY
Q48- What is the theme of 2017 Global Handwashing Day (GHD)?
ANS- OUR HANDS, OUR FUTURE
Q50- The world’s largest combustion research centre has inaugurated in which IIT institute?
ANS- IIT MADRAS
Q51- Which city to host International Puppet Festival (IPF-2017)?
Q52- Which Indian Armed Force has launched an innovative mobile health App “MedWatch”?
ANS- INDIAN AIR FORCE
Q53- The world’s first negative emissions plant that turns CO2 into stone has opened in which country?
Q54- The 2017 International Day of Rural Women is observed on which date?
ANS- OCTOBER 15
Q55- Aleena Reji is associated with which sports
Q56- The Lengteng Wildlife Sanctuary (LWS) is located in which state?
Q57- Which country to host the 17th edition of the AFC Asian Cup – 2019?
Q58- Which city is hosting the 3rd edition of the India International Science Festival (IISF-2017)?
Q60- What is the theme of 2017 International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR)?
ANS- Home Safe Home: Reducing Exposure, Reducing Displacement
Q 61- What is the India’s GDP forecast for FY18 by the World Bank (WB) in its South Asia Economic Focus (Fall 2017) report?
ANS- 7.0 %
Q62- The Maenam Wildlife Sanctuary (MWS) is located in which state?
Q63- Who has been sworn-in as the new Governor of Assam?
ANS- Jagdish Mukhi
Q64- Who has been bestowed with the 2017 Lal Bahadur Shastri National Award for Excellence in Public Administration, Academics and Management?
ANS- BINDESHWAR PATHAK
Q65- Which state government has launched ‘Solar Briefcase’ to provide electricity in remote areas?
Q66- Which union minister has inaugurated the first ‘BIMSTEC Disaster Management Exercise- 2017’ (BIMSTEC DMEx-2017)?\
ANS- RAJNATH SINGH
Q67- The 5th edition of India Water Week (IWW-2017) has launched in which city?
ANS- NEW DELHI’
Q 68- Who will head the US-India Business Council (USIBC)?
ANS- NISHA BISWAL
Q69- Which state has become the India’s first state to incorporate skill development programme in higher education?
Q70- Which Indian sportsperson has clinched the World Open Under-16 Snooker Championship-2017?
ANS- ANUPAMA RAMACHANDRAN
Q71- Who has won the 2017 men singles title at the Bulgarian International Future Series Badminton tournament?
ANS- RMV Gurusaidutt
Q72- Samiya Imad Farooqui has clinched gold at women’s singles U-15 Asian Junior Championship (AJC). She hails from which city?
Q73- President Ram Nath Kovind has launched Mata Amritanandamayi Math Project ‘Jeevamritham’ from which state?
Q74- Who has won the 2017 China Open Tennis tournament?
ANS- RAFAEL NADAL
Q 75- Which state government has launched a mass marriage scheme ‘Mukhyamantri Samoohik Vivaah Yojana’ for BPL families?
ANS- UTTAR PRADESH
Q76- Which city to host the first-ever conference of Partner NGOs?
Q77- Kundan Shah, who passed away recently, was the renowned personality of which field?
ANS- FILM INDUSTRY
Q78- The 2017 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN). Where is the headquarters of ICAN?