GK Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 21st April 2016

21st April 2016 Current Affairs General Knowledge questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.

Questions:

  1. Which famous British comedian has died at the age of 62
  2. A.Joan Rivers
    B.Victoria Wood
    C.Tim Wilson
    D.Taylor Negron

  3. Reporters Without Borders (RSF) released by which Index on April 20,2016
  4. A.World Press Freedom Index
    B.Word Press Freedom Index
    C.World Journal Freedom Index
    D.World Press Restriction Index

  5. Which of the following has become the world’s first region to wipe out Malaria
  6. A.Europe
    B.Africa
    C.US
    D.Asia

  7. Which of the following state government has approved Rs 750 crore for the repair and strengthening of 6500 km link road in the State
  8. A.Kerala
    B.Karnataka
    C.Haryana
    D.Punjab

  9. Which of the following state government has announced exemption to small salt producers from industrial salt VAT
  10. A.Tamil Nadu
    B.Rajasthan
    C.Gujarat
    D.Andhra Pradesh

  11. Oslo court has ruled that human rights of which person is being eroded through isolation in prison
  12. A.A serial killer
    B.A smuggler
    C.An activist
    D.None of the above

  13. Who has been appointed as the Kerala based Rubber Board Chairman
  14. A.Vijay Kumar P
    B.Ajith Kumar A
    C.Anil Kumar R
    D.Raj Kumar M

  15. Which scheme has replaced by Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyan
  16. A.Khelo India
    B.Sports Talent
    C.Khlo India
    D.None of the above

  17. Which of the following has won the Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Reporting
  18. A.France 24
    B.The New York Times
    C.Al Jazeera English
    D.Los Angeles Times

  19. Humayun Tomb is located in which state of India
  20. A.Karnataka
    B.New Delhi
    C.Uttar Pradesh
    D.Madhya Pradesh

  21. Which union minister has unveiled the Gold Finial at Humayun's Tomb
  22. A.M Venkaiah Naidu
    B.Dr. Mahesh Sharma
    C.Radha Mohan Singh
    D.Smriti Zubin Irani

  23. Which of the following countries has suspended an International anti-corruption task force recently
  24. A.USA
    B.Japan
    C.China
    D.India

  25. 2015 Paris Climate Conference (cop21) held in which city
  26. A.New York
    B.Paris
    C.London
    D.Moscow

  27. Which organization has released the World Development Indicators 2016
  28. A.World Bank Group
    B.UNESCO
    C.Td Bank Group
    D.WTO

  29. Which country is top rank in 2016 World Press Freedom Index
  30. A.Jamaica
    B.India
    C.US
    D.Finland

  31. Who has been appointed as the Lokayukta of Goa Government
  32. A.PK Mishra
    B.L. Narasimha Reddy
    C.Iqbal Ahmed Ansari
    D.R.M. Lodha

  33. RM Lodha Committee is associated with which of the following
  34. A.Telangana Issue
    B.SIT on Black Money
    C.Bring reform in BCCI
    D.UPSC Pattern Change

  35. Who has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI)
  36. A.Amitabh Choudhary
    B.Rahul Johri
    C.M L Nehru
    D.Gautam Roy

  37. What is the rank of India in the World Press Freedom Index 2016
  38. A.110
    B.27
    C.101
    D.133

  39. Who among the following has been appointed as the new President of Laos
  40. A.Bounnhang Vorachit
    B.Thongloun Sisoulith
    C.Sombath Somphone
    D.Choummaly Sayasone

  41. Who has been appointed as the head Coach of Mumbai city FC
  42. A.Costa Rican
    B.Alexandre Guimaraes
    C.Mike Zimmer
    D.Todd Bowles

  43. Which country has unveiled S-300 missile system parts at army parade
  44. A.Russia
    B.China
    C.Iran
    D.US

  45. Who has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Pincon Spirit Ltd
  46. A.Kaushik Chatterjee
    B.Monoranjan Roy
    C.Arup Thakur
    D.Subrata Basu

  47. Who has been appointed as the acting President of BMW India
  48. A.Venkatesh Soundararajan
    B.Alan James Crookes
    C.Sarika Shetty
    D.Frank Schloeder

  49. The Union Government has extended the Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Scheme in additional 61 districts across how many States and Union Territories
  50. A.11
    B.29
    C.8
    D.17

  51. Who is the author of 'The making of India: The untold story of British Enterprises'
  52. A.Chetan Bhagat
    B.Kartar Lalvani
    C.Kushwant Singh
    D.Amirta Pritam

  53. Name the chinese professor who was honoured with George Grierson prize for promoting Hindi
  54. A.Chongkun
    B.Guangli
    C.Ge Fuping
    D.Ming hua

  55. Which two companies agreement to install energy storage project in Haryana
  56. A.Panamax,Enel
    B.AES,Panasonic
    C.EDF,Apple
    D.GDF Suez,LTX corporation

  57. Child Sex Ratio (CSR) is associated with which of the following Scheme
  58. A.Rashtriya Mahila
    B.Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Scheme
    C.Women Empowerment Schemes
    D.Rajiv Gandhi National Creche Scheme

  59. The International Hockey Federation (FIH) has announced a new annual global home and away league ,to be launched in
  60. A.2017
    B.2018
    C.2019
    D.2020

  61. Name the Indian American who was nominated as the country's next envoy to Chad by the US President Barack Obama
  62. A.Rashad Hussain
    B.Mary Beth Leonard
    C.Geeta Pasi
    D.Richard Rahul Verma

Answers:
  1. B.Victoria Wood
  2. A.World Press Freedom Index
  3. A.Europe
  4. D.Punjab
  5. C.Gujarat
  6. A.A serial killer
  7. B.Ajith Kumar A
  8. A.Khelo India
  9. D.Los Angeles Times
  10. B.New Delhi
  11. B.Dr. Mahesh Sharma
  12. C.China
  13. B.Paris
  14. A.World Bank Group
  15. D.Finland
  16. A.PK Mishra
  17. C.Bring reform in BCCI
  18. B.Rahul Johri
  19. D.133
  20. A.Bounnhang Vorachit
  21. B.Alexandre Guimaraes
  22. C.Iran
  23. A.Kaushik Chatterjee
  24. D.Frank Schloeder
  25. A.11
  26. B.Kartar Lalvani
  27. C.Ge Fuping
  28. B.AES,Panasonic
  29. B.Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Scheme
  30. C.2019
  31. C.Geeta Pasi

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