Q1. Which country is hosting the 2016 Asian Ministerial Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR) from November 03 to 05, 2016?
Q2. Who has been elected as Indian Banks' Association (IBA) Chairman?
Answer: Rajeev Rishi
Q3. The Union Minister for Power __________ announced launch of a special scheme for states to fund capital investments to achieve 100 per cent rural household electrification in villages.
Answer: Piyush Goyal
Q4. Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Ltd (RINL), the corporate entity of Vizag Steel, has roped __________ as its brand ambassador.
Answer: PV Sindhu
Q5. The 18th edition of Maruti Suzuki Raid de Himalaya, the world’s highest arena rally was flagged off from .........?
Answer: Mandi, Himachal Pradesh
Q6. In which state students studying in Classes 1 to 4 can now enhance their learning ability with the introduction of a new textbook which integrates even games through meaningful learning situations?
Q7. Who has been appointed as chief of Enforcement Directorate(ED), the agency entrusted with probing money laundering cases?
Answer: Karnal Singh
Q8. India has ranked very poorly at __________ in a new Global Youth Development Index compiled by the Commonwealth Secretariat on the countries' prospects for young people in employment, education, health, civic and political spheres.
Q9. India's first 'Design Yatra' was conducted in which city between October 29-31, 2016 during which competitions, heritage walk, talks and interaction with students will be conducted?
Answer: Prince Mikasa
Q10. Who has been given the outstanding contribution to British theatre prize at the UK Theatre Awards recently?
Answer: Sir Ian McKellen
Q11. As part of the initiative of the Ministry of Commerce & Industry to provide easy access to the public with regard to India's export, import and balance of trade data in an analytical format, over time and space, Commerce & Industry Minister ____________ launched a new enhanced Dashboard on Foreign Trade Data.
Answer: Nirmala Sitharaman
Q12. Who is the present Prime Minister of Russia?
Answer: Dmitry Medvedev
Q13. The Union Cabinet gave its nod for signing of an agreement with ____________ for cooperation in the field of water resources, including innovations in irrigation technology.
Q14. Who won the 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature "for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition"?
Answer: Bob Dylan
Q15. India and which country has commenced their second coordinated patrol and bilateral maritime exercise in the Andaman Sea?