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Questions:

1.
What is the theme for International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking 2016

A.Think health, not drugs
B."A message of hope: Drug use disorders are preventable and treatable".
C.Health is the ongoing theme of the world drug campaign.
D.Listen First


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking was observed on 26 June 2016. The day was observed with theme Listen First.
2.
According to the PWC report ,Which of the following country is expected to reach coal production level of 1.5 billion tonnes by FY20

A.US
B.China
C.India
D.Russia


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
India, the third largest coal producer in the world after China and the US, is expected to reach a production level of 1.5 billion tonnes by FY20, finds a PWC report.
3.
Which is the National Day of Luxembourg

A.June 22
B.June 23
C.June 24
D.June 25


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee has extended his greetings and felicitations to the Grand Duke and people of Luxembourg on the occasion of their National Day (June 23, 2016).
4.
Who has won the Fair Play Award at 2016 Copa America Football tournament

A.Chile
B.Argentina
C.Brazil
D.Canada


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Argentina won the Fair Play Award at 2016 Copa America Football tournament.
5.
Which of the following film has won the Best Film award at 17th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards 2016

A.Bajirao Mastani
B.Piku
C.Bajrangi Bhaijaan
D.Masaan


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Bajirao Mastani won the Best Film award at 17th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards 2016
6.
Who won the 2016 Copa America Football tournament

A.Chile
B.Argentina
C.Brazil
D.Canada


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
This was second Copa America title for Chile in two years. In the 2015 Final, Chile defeated Argentina 4-1 in a penalty shootout following a 0-0 scoreless draw at the end of regulation.
7.
The 17th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards 2016 held in which country

A.Brazil
B.Canada
C.Spain
D.India


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
The 17th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards 2016 were presented on 25 June 2016 in Madrid, Spain.
8.
International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking observed on which date

A.24 June
B.25 June
C.26 June
D.27 June


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking was observed on 26 June 2016.
9.
Fostering futuristic technologies such as robotics and unmanned vehicles, DRDO has entered into a JV with which university

A.University of Delhi
B.Jadavpur University
C.Jawaharlal Nehru University
D.Amity University


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Focused on fostering research in futuristic technologies like robotics and unmanned vehicles, DRDO on 23rd June entered into a JV with Jadavpur University for establishment of a INR 100 crore research centre.
10.
Which former UNGA president passed away amidst criminal charges in a bribery case on 23rd June 2016

A.Muhammad Zafrulla Khan
B.John Ashe
C.Leslie Munro
D.Mongi Slim


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Former UN General Assembly President John Ashe of the twin-island Caribbean nation of Antigua and Barbuda died in the United States as he was facing criminal charges in a bribery case. He was 61. Ashe died at his home in Dobbs Ferry, New York, according to Sgt.
11.
Name the Veteran Malayalam theatre artist and poet, who has passed away on 26 June 2016

A.Mohan Roop
B.Kavalam Narayana
C.Rajamani
D.None of the above


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Veteran Malayalam theatre artist and poet Kavalam Narayana Panicker passed away on 26 June 2016 in Thiruvananthapuram.
12.
181 helpline number is associated with which of the following

A.Women
B.Senior Citizen
C.Emergency Disaster Management
D.Specialized Hospitals


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Nagaland Governor P B Acharya has launched women helpline - 181 in the premises of District Hospital Dimapur in Nagaland
13.
The International Olympic Day was initiated in which year

A.1926
B.1948
C.1953
D.1979


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
The International Olympic Day was initiated in 1948 for commemorating the commencement of modern Olympic Games on 23 June 1894 at Sorbonne in Paris.
14.
Mahasthangarh, the 3rd century BC archaeological site in Bogra. Mahasthangarh located in which country

A.Nepal
B.Bangladesh
C.China
D.Africa


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Mahasthangarh, the 3rd century BC archaeological site in Bogra, Bangladesh, has been declared as the South Asian Association of Regional Cooperation (SARRC) cultural capital for the year 2016-17.
15.
Harika Dronavalli is associated with which sports

A.Cricket
B.Swimming
C.Wrestler
D.Chess


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
Grand Chess Master Harika Dronavalli added another feather to her cap by winning the best women's player award in the Eurasian Blitz chess tournament in Kazakhstan.
16.
Name the fighter aircraft which is successfully demonstrated integration of the world's most formidable supersonic cruise missile system BrahMos

A.SU-30 MKI
B.SU-26 PSR
C.SU-16 RDS
D.SU-43 VDS


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
BrahMos Aerospace for the first time successfully demonstrated integration of the world’s most formidable supersonic cruise missile system BrahMos on the Sukhoi SU-30 MKI fighter aircraft.
17.
Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has given its approval to for the purchase of 145 Ultra-Light Howitzers (ULH) guns from which country

A.China
B.US
C.Russia
D.Venezuela


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has given its approval to for the purchase of 145 Ultra-Light Howitzers (ULH) guns from the US.
18.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the 'Smart City Mission' Projects in which city

A.Kolkata
B.Pune
C.New Delhi
D.Hyderabad


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched the ‘Smart City Mission’ Projects in Pune.
19.
Who has been elected president of the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) for the 15th consecutive term

A.N Srinivasan
B.KS Viswanathan
C.Ramaswamy Raja
D.Ashwin Muthiah


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Former BCCI President and former International Cricket Council Chairman N Srinivasan was elected president of the Tamil Nadu Cricket Association (TNCA) for the 15th consecutive term.
20.
Who has been named among the ten '2016 Global Compact SDG Pioneers' an initiative launched by UN

A.Zubaida Bai
B.Shiza Shahid
C.Bunker Roy
D.Scott Harrison


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Zubaida Bai, an Indian social entrepreneur, has been named among the ten ‘2016 Global Compact SDG Pioneers’, an initiative launched by UN.
21.
Which of the following Indian Sprinter has qualified for the Rio Olympics 2016

A.Soma Biswas
B.Dutee Chand
C.Rahi Sarnobat
D.Geeta Zutshi


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Twenty-year old Dutee Chand has become the latest Indian athlete to qualify for the Rio Olympics on 25 June 2016.
22.
Which of the following country has banned its citizens from working in strife-torn Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria and Libya on 24 June 2016

A.Bangladesh
B.Nepal
C.India
D.China


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Nepal has banned its citizens from working in strife-torn Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria and Libya on 24 June 2016.
23.
The International Olympic Day was celebrated on which date

A.June 23
B.June 24
C.June 25
D.June 26


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
The International Olympic Day was celebrated on 23 June 2016.
24.
Which country has decided to leave the European Country

A.Turkey
B.Israel
C.Britain
D.Nepal


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
People of Britain in a historic referendum has voted in favour of leaving European Union (EU) on 24 June 2016.
25.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has released its much awaited _________ document.

A.Vision-2016
B.Vision-2017
C.Vision-2018
D.Vision-2019


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has released its much awaited 'Vision-2018' document.
26.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a 500 million dollars loan to build a bridge across the Ganga River in which state

A.Uttarakhand
B.Uttar Pradesh
C.Bihar
D.Jharkhand


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a 500 million dollars loan to build a bridge across the Ganga River in Bihar.
27.
Which of the following Indian Origin has been appointed to chairman of three member UN commission (committee) to monitor the human rights situation in South Sudan

A.Lakshmi Gayatri
B.Yasmin Sooka
C.Mubina Banu
D.Subbu lakshmi Narayanan


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
South African Indian-origin lawyer Yasmin Sooka has been appointed to chairman of three member UN commission (committee) to monitor the human rights situation in South Sudan.
28.
Which country Parliament has unanimously passed the Right to Information (RTI) bill with amendments on 24 June 2016

A.Bangladesh
B.Nepal
C.Sri Lanka
D.India


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Sri Lankan Parliament has unanimously passed the Right to Information (RTI) bill with amendments on 24 June 2016.
29.
Which of the following place has been declared as the South Asian Association of Regional Cooperation (SARRC) cultural capital for the year 2016-17

A.Jagaddala
B.Somapura Mahavihara
C.Mahasthangarh
D.Choto Katra


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Mahasthangarh, the 3rd century BC archaeological site in Bogra, Bangladesh, has been declared as the South Asian Association of Regional Cooperation (SARRC) cultural capital for the year 2016-17.
30.
The Padma Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park located in which state

A.Jammu and Kashmir
B.West Bengal
C.Andhra Pradesh
D.Assam


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
The Padma Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park in Darjeeling,West Bengal.

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