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Q1. Which state government has launched ‘Pashudhan Bima Yojana’ recently?
(a) Bihar
(b) Chhattisgarh
(c) Odisha
(d) Haryana

Q2. Name the senior IRS officer, who is set to be appointed as the new Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) Chairperson?
(a) Aruna Sundarajan
(b) Sushil Chandra
(c) Iqbal Ahmed Ansari
(d) Shambhu Singh Yadav

Q3. Which of the following company has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire NetSuite, the very first cloud company?
(a) Oracle
(b) Google
(c) Facebook
(d) Walmart

Q4. Centre government has decided to organise a Make in India conference at which of the following cities in December 2016?
(a) Jaipur, Rajasthan
(b) Kolkata, West Bengal
(c) Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
(d) Bhubaneswar, Odisha

Q5. Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has flagged off the maiden broad gauge train service between which two stations recently?
(a) Gangtok to New Delhi
(b) Imphal to New Delhi
(c) Agartala to New Delhi
(d) Aizawl to New Delhi

Q6. Name the Mobile payments company, which has announced the partnership with IRCTC’s app for power e-cash payments on IRCTC’s e-catering app, Food on Track.
(a) Paytm
(b) ITZ Cash Card  
(c) MobiKwik
(d) iKaaz 

Q7. Who has won the 2016 German Grand Prix title of Formula One?
(a) Nico Rosberg
(b) Lewis Hamilton
(c) Jules Bianchi
(d) Jenson Button

Q8. The Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) is set to launch the facility of travel insurance for passengers who book tickets on its website. The service, scheduled to come into effect from September, can be availed at a premium of Re ………..?
(a) Re 5
(b) Re 10
(c) Re 1
(d) Re 3

Q9. Which of the following Tennis player has won the fourth Rogers Cup championship recently?
(a) Kei Nishikori 
(b) Roger Federer
(c) Andy Murray
(d) Novak Djokovic

Q10. Name the person, who has sworn-in as the Chief Justice of the Allahabad High Court.
(a) Justice Dilip Babasaheb Bhosale
(b) Justice D Y Chandrachud
(c) Justice Iqbal Ahmed Ansari 
(d) Justice Jasti Chelameswar 

Q11. Which state government has decided to recruit members of transgender community persons as warders in jails of the State as per the directive of the Supreme Court recently?
(a) Kerala
(b) Gujarat
(c) Uttar Pradesh
(d) Odisha

Q12. Name the person who has been appointed as the secretary to Prime Minister recently?  
(a) Bhaskar Khulbe
(b) Sanjeevanee Kutty
(c) Bharati S Sihag
(d) Yudhvir Singh Malik

Q13. Which of the following Institutions and Apollo Medskills has launched a certificate programme in general management for healthcare professionals?
(a) IIM, Bengaluru
(b) IIT, Delhi
(c) IIM, Ahmedabad
(d) BHU, Varanasi

Q14. Hon’ble Minister of Communications Sh. Manoj Sinha has launched __________________ for addressing the complaints and concerns of common man and other stake-holders in the telecom and postal sectors.
(a) Facebook Sewa
(b) Twitter Sewa
(c) Public Sewa
(d) Linkedin Sewa

Q15. Name the Egyptian-born Nobel-winning scientist, who has died in the United States recently?
(a) Ahmed Zewail
(b) Chris Amon
(c) Braj B Kachru
(d) James Alan McPherson

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