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    Visitor No:  5854662 Dated : 04:May:2016   
Ques. : 1   Name the cricketer who has been roped in as the country’s goodwill ambassador for the upcoming Rio Olympics. He will accompany Salman Khan and Abhinav Bindra.
1) Sachin Tendulkar 2) MS Dhoni
3) Kapil Dev 4) Virat Kohli
5) Sunil Gavaskar Show Answer
Ques. : 2   Which state govt launched Chandranna Bima Yojana, an insurance scheme for the working class people, recently?
1) Telangana 2) Tamil Nadu
3) Karnataka 4) Andhra Pradesh
5) Kerala Show Answer
Ques. : 3   India has agreed to pay Iran an interest of what per cent on $6.5-billion that refiners owe it in oil dues?
1) 0.5 per cent 2) 1 per cent
3) 1.25 per cent 4) 1.5 per cent
5) 1.75 per cent Show Answer
Ques. : 4   The BHEL recently commissioned a 600 MW coal-based thermal power plant in Jhabua Thermal Power Project (TPP) located in Seoni district in
1) Rajasthan 2) Madhya Pradesh
3) Maharashtra 4) Gujarat
5) Uttar Pradesh Show Answer
Ques. : 5   The BCCI has recommended Indian Test captain Virat Kohli for the Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Award and _________ for the Arjuna award.
1) Ravichandran Ashwin 2) Rohit Sharma
3) Ajinkya Rahane 4) Shikhar Dhawan
5) Ravindra Jadeja Show Answer
Ques. : 6   The initiative named MICE, launched by the central govt, recently, is aimed at up gradation of which sector in India?
1) Tourism 2) Health
3) Coal 4) Electricity
5) Space Show Answer
Ques. : 7   The ADMM-Plus (ASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting Plus) Exercise on Maritime Security and Counter Terrorism was held recently in
1) Cambodia 2) Thailand
3) Brunei 4) Vietnam
5) Papua New Guinea Show Answer
Ques. : 8   The Rajya Sabha Chairman turned down liquor baron Vijay Mallya’s resignation on procedural grounds recently. Name the present chairman of Rajya Sabha.
1) KV Thomas 2) Mohd Hamid Ansari
3) Najma Heptullah 4) K Rahman Khan
5) PJ Kurien Show Answer
Ques. : 9   The Time magazine’s 2016 list of the 100 most reputable universities in the world is topped by
1) University of Oxford 2) University of Cambridge
3) Stanford University 4) Massachusetts Institute of Technology
5) Harvard University Show Answer
Ques. : 10   The International Monetary Fund (IMF) retained India’s growth forecast at what per cent for FY17 recently?
1) 6.7 per cent 2) 6.9 per cent
3) 7.1 per cent 4) 7.3 per cent
5) 7.5 per cent Show Answer