Q1. Name the actress-turned-author, who has shared the first look of her second book titled ‘The Legend Of Lakshmi Prasad’.
(a) Shilpa Shetty
(b) Madhuri Dixit
(c) Twinkle Khanna
(d) Raveena Tandon
Q2. Every Nobel Prize in 2016 will be worth 8 million krona, or about $930,000. Krona is the currency of-
(d) South Africa
Q3. The Union Cabinet has approved the establishment of Indian Institute of Management (IIM) at…………?
(a) Jammu, Jammu & Kashmir
(b) Meerut, Uttar Pradesh
(c) Jaipur, Rajasthan
(d) Patna, Bihar
Q4. How much amount India has donated to the Nelson Mandela Foundation?
(a) Rs. 15.5 million
(b) Rs. 1.7 million
(c) Rs. 9.3 million
(d) Rs. 38.1 million
Q5. The Arena by TransStadia in __________, venue of the ongoing Kabaddi World Cup, is India’s first convertible stadium.
Q6. International Day for Disaster Reduction is observed annually on 13 October. This year (2016) theme was………..?
(a) Live to Tell: Raising Awareness, Reducing Mortality
(b) Part in Building More Disaster Resilient Communities and Nations
(c) We can replace material possessions, but we cannot replace People
(d) Worldwide, Women and Children are up to 14 Times
Q7. The CRA to deal with any short-term balance of payments pressures the grouping’s member nations face of BRICS nations became operational recently. CRA stands for?
(a) Contingent Reserve Arrangement
(b) Capital Reserve Arrangement
(c) Common Reserve Arrangement
(d) Contingent Reverse Association
Q8. Who among the following won the women’s singles title of the 2016 China Open?
(a) Johanna Konta
(b) Agnieszka Radwanska
(c) Angelique Kerber
(d) Petra Kvitova
Q9. Who has won the 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature “for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition”?
(a) Duncan Haldane
(b) Bob Dylan
(c) Juan Manuel Santos
(d) Fraser Stoddart
Q10. India and which country has commenced their second coordinated patrol and bilateral maritime exercise in the Andaman Sea?
Q11. India has received the first parcel of crude oil from ________ to partly fill the strategic storage in southern India as part of the Strategic Petroleum Reserves (SPRs) storage.
Q12. Name the player, who has been apponited as brand ambassador of Valvoline Cummins India recently?
(a) Virat Kohli
(b) Abhinav Bindra
(c) PV Sindu
(d) MS Dhoni
Q13. New data published by World Health Organization (WHO) in its 2016 “Global Tuberculosis Report” show that countries need to move much faster to prevent, detect, and treat the disease if they are to meet global targets. Where is the headquartered of WHO?
(a) Geneva, Switzerland
(b) Washington DC, USA
(c) Nairobi, Kenya
(d) Paris, France
Q14. The Minister of Women & Child Development, Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi has inaugurated ‘Women of India Festival 2016’ of organic products by women in………….?
(a) New Delhi
Q15. Which among the following countries has announced to quit commonwealth group calling as “unjust” the grouping’s decision to penalise the island nation over the ouster of its previous President in 2012?