Q1. World AIDS Day is observed across the world on 1 December annually. The theme for 2016 World Aids Day is-
Answer: Hands Up for HIV Prevention
Q3. Chief minister Naveen Patnaik has inaugurated Tata Steel’s 55,000 tonne per annum (TPA) ferro-chrome plant in Gopalpur Industrial Park in the state’s Ganjam district. Naveen Patnaik is the present Chief Minister of which of the following state?
Q4. Union Cabinet has approved how much amount to development package for onetime settlement of 36,384 displaced families from Pakistan occupied areas of Jammu and Kashmir and Chhamb?
Answer: Rs. 2,000 crore
Q5. Breaking the Bofors jinx, India and ___________ inked a nearly Rs 5,000 crore deal for 145 M777 ultra-light howitzers, which will be mostly deployed near the borders with China.
Q6. The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has approved the merger of Bharatiya Mahila Bank (BMB) with the SBI. The BMB is headquartered at-
Answer: New Delhi
Q7. As announced by the govt, the economic growth of India for the second quarter (July-September 2016) of the current financial year was……….?
Q8. Which state has adopted the cashless system for all kind of payments?
Answer: Himachal Pradesh
Q9. Which Metro has completed one of the largest tunnelling projects in the world recently?
Answer: Delhi Metro
Q10. Name of the Indian Based fashion platform, which has been selected for facebook’s developer-focused “fbstart”
Q11. Name of the company, which has recently listed in NSE (National Stock Exchange)?
Answer: KIOCL (Kudremukh Iron Ore Company Limited)
Q12. Name the Australian captain, who smashed a career-best 164 (157) in the first ODI against New Zealand to equal Ricky Ponting’s record for the highest individual score by an Aussie skipper?
Answer: Steven Smith
Q13. Which country has won the women’s cricket Asia Cup T20 after beating arch-rivals Pakistan in the final?
Q14. Who has been named the most admired leader in the technology space, in a survey conducted by VC firm First Round Capital involving over 700 startup founders?
Answer: Elon Musk
Q15. The sixth ‘Heart of Asia’ ministerial conference has kicked off in _____________ to discuss peace, cooperation and economic development in Afghanistan.
Answer: Amritsar, Punjab