Q1. Airports Authority of India (AAI) has signed an agreement with which of the following State Government for developing nine airports in the state recently?
b) West Bengal
d) Uttar Pradesh
Q2. Which state government has decided to ban ‘electronic cigarette’ in view of studies claiming that its use can cause various health issues, including cancer and heart ailments?
c) Andhra Pradesh
Q3. LIC Mutual Fund Asset Management Company has inked a tie-up with with which of the following co-operative Banks for distribution of its mutual fund products through the bank’s 140 branches across India recently?
a) Bihar State Co-operative Bank
b) Cosmos Co-operative Bank
c) Bharat Co-operative Bank
d) Kerala State Co-operative Bank
e) Mogaveera Co-operative Bank
Q4. ______________ a communist nation in East Asia, has completed installation of the world’s largest telescope in Guizhou province. The 500 metre-diameter telescope covers an area larger than 30 football pitches.
d) South Korea
Q5. The World Bank, in its latest once-in-two-year Logistics Performance Index (LPI), ranked India ___________ against the 54th spot it occupied in the previous 2014 report.
e) None of the above
Q6. The world’s first Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) ‘Super Fight League’ from August 26 to October 1, 2016, will be hosted by which country?
Q7. The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and which of the following country that will help to establish a framework for cooperation between the National Development Unit recently?
Q8. The Union Cabinet has approved the Interest Subvention Scheme for farmers for the year 2016-17. The Government has earmarked a sum of _____________ for this purpose.
a) Rs10,300 Crore
b) Rs30,000 Crore
c) Rs18,276 Crore
d) Rs28,276 Crore
e) Rs25,000 Crore
Q9. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) approved increase in foreign shareholdings in Axis Bank Ltd to how much per cent from the existing 62 per cent?
a) 81 per cent
b) 74 per cent
c) 85 per cent
d) 65 per cent
e) None of the above
Q10. PM Narendra Modi inducted 19 new ministers into the Council of Ministers. Who is the Human Resource Development Minister after the cabinet reshuffled?
a) Smriti Irani
b) Rajiv Pratap Rudy
c) Ajay Tamta
d) Ravi Shankar Prasad
e) Prakash Javadekar