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Current Affairs Quiz: July 12, 2017

Current Affairs Quiz 12 July 2017 

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  1. According to OECD-FAO Agricultural Outlook 2017-2026 report by the UN and OECD, which country will become the largest milk producer in 2026?
    A) Australia
    B) China
    C) India
    D) UK
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  2. Which of the following has imposed a complete ban of use of nylon and synthetic manja or threads used for flying kites in the country?
    A) Environment Ministry 
    B) NITI Aayog
    C) Government of India
    D) National Green Tribunal
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  3. Name the second state to launch e-RTI portal to enable citizens to file online Right to Information (RTI).
    A) Maharashtra
    B) Odisha
    C) Delhi
    D) Uttar Pradesh
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  4. Name the head of bench which has directed all state governments to prohibit the “manufacture, sale, storage, purchase and use” of synthetic manja?
    A) Justice CS Karnan
    B) Justice Swatanter Kumar
    C) Justice Markandey Katju
    D) Justice AK Ganguly
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  5. Which of the following has become the first state in the country to provide women an injectable contraceptive for free?
    A) Maharashtra
    B) Madhya Pradesh
    C) Delhi
    D) Nagaland
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  6. Which of the following has launched a programme called Antara to offer women an injection of Medroxyprogesterone acetate (MPA), a birth-control hormone?
    A) Karnataka
    B) Chhattisgarh
    C) Delhi
    D) Maharashtra
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  7. Which of the following statea has constituted a nine-member committee to study and submit a report to the government on the possibility of designing a separate flag for the state?
    A) Karnataka
    B) Madhya Pradesh
    C) Assam
    D) Maharashtra
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  8. Smartron, a global technology OEM and IoT brand has signed an MoU with which state government to invest in multiple areas of opportunities in the state?
    A) West Bengal
    B) Madhya Pradesh
    C) Chhattisgarh
    D) Odisha
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  9. In which of the following countries is the World’s 1st Saola breeding centre being constructed?
    A) Spain
    B) Polland
    C) Vietnam
    D) Italy
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  10. Which of the following has confirmed that its leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is dead?
    A) Islamic State of Iraq and Syria
    B) Boko Haram
    C) Haqqani Network
    D) Al-Qaeda
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  11. Which of the following banks has collaborated with Inter- American Investment Corporation which will help traders boost relations between India and Latin America and the Caribbean?
    A) State Bank of India
    B) Axis Bank
    C) ICICI Bank
    D) Punjab National Bank
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  12. Which of the following has become the first in the country to facilitate trade with Latin America and the Caribbean?
    A) State Bank of India
    B) Axis Bank
    C) ICICI Bank
    D) Punjab National Bank
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  13. According to the union government, it has saved around how much amount in 2016-17 through Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT)?
    A) Rs 54,000 crore
    B) Rs 56,000 crore
    C) Rs 58,000 crore
    D) Rs 57,000 crore
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  14. Which of the following has launched a programme for Certified Credit Counsellors (CCC) for micro, small and medium entreprises (MSMEs)?
    A) National Bank For Agriculture And Rural Development
    B) NITI Aayog
    C) Small Industries Development Bank of India
    D) Competition Commission of India
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  15. Who has been named as the Indian cricket team’s new head coach till the 2019 ICC World Cup?
    A) Anil Kumble
    B) Ravi Shastri
    C) Rahul Dravid
    D) Sourav Ganguly
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  16. Renowned ________ Mangesh Tendulkar has been passed away recently.
    A) cartoonist
    B) scientist
    C) writer
    D) actor
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  17. Veteran  ________  actress Elsa Martinelli has been passed away recently.
    A) Spanish
    B) American
    C) Italian
    D) Danish
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  18. What is the theme of World Population Day 2017?
    A) Investing in Teenage Girls
    B) Raise awareness of the needs of vulnerable women and girls
    C) Investing in Young People.
    D) Family Planning: Empowering People, Developing Nations
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Static GK related to Today’s Current Affairs

  1. When is World Population Day observed annually?
    A) July 13 
    B) July 10
    C) July 12
    D) July 11
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  2. Which country will host 2019 ICC World Cup
    A) Zimbabwe
    B) England and Wales
    C) India
    D) West Indies
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  3. Where is the headquarters of Small Industries Development Bank of India situated?
    A) Nagpur
    B) Delhi
    C) Mumbai
    D) Lucknow
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  4. Where is the headquarters of Axis Bank situated?
    A) Nagpur
    B) Delhi
    C) Mumbai
    D) Lucknow
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  5. What is the currency of Vietnam?
    A) dirham
    B) dong
    C) som
    D) lari
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  6. Where is the head office of National Green Tribunal situated?
    A) Jaipur
    B) New Delhi
    C) Gurugram
    D) Noida
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  7. Where is the head office of Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development situated?
    A) Madrid, Spain
    B) Rome, Italy
    C) Bern, Switzerland
    D) Paris, France
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  8. Where is the head office of Food and Agriculture Organization situated?
    A) Madrid, Spain
    B) Rome, Italy
    C) Bern, Switzerland
    D) Paris, France
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