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Questions:

1.
Which state has launched a new scheme Kalinga Siksha Sathi Yojana (KSSY)

A.Odisha
B.Haryana
C.Maharashtra
D.Karnataka


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has launched a new scheme Kalinga Siksha Sathi Yojana (KSSY) with an aim to provide education loan at 1 percent interest to students for pursuing higher studies .
2.
Which state government has declared that all natural calamities including unseasonal heavy rain, lightning, Loo and storm and others will be treated as state disaster in June 2016

A.Haryana
B.Odisha
C.Uttar Pradesh
D.Uttarakhand


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Uttar Pradesh government has declared that all natural calamities including unseasonal heavy rain, lightning, Loo and storm and others will be treated as state disaster in June 2016.
3.
In which year the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking accepted by United Nations general Assembly (UNGA)

A.1987
B.1993
C.1995
D.2005


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
On 7 December 1987, United Nations general Assembly (UNGA) via resolution 42/112 decided to observe 26 June as the International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking.
4.
NASA's Curiosity rover has discovered which mineral in a rock sample on Mars

A.Kryptonite
B.Carbonate
C.Silicate
D.Tridymite


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
NASA's Curiosity Rover has discovered tridymite, a mineral in a rock sample on Mars indicating that the red planet hosts explosive volcanoes during its evolution.
5.
London Court of Arbitration has ordered Tata Sons to pay NTT DOCOMO US $1.17 billion for agreement in which joint venture

A.TTSL
B.Tata Teleservices Limited
C.Tata Communications Limited
D.Both a and b


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
An international arbitration court has ordered Tata Sons to pay $1.17 billion (nearly Rs 7,956 crore) to NTT DoCoMo for breach of contract on the grounds that the Indian group neither found a buyer nor bought back the Japanese partner's 26% stake in their telecom joint venture Tata Teleservices.
6.
A group of scientists from Temperate Sericulture Research Institute of SKUAST, Srinagar, succeeded in introduction of Sericulture in Poyen Village of which city

A.Kargil
B.Bhopal
C.Thatta
D.Haiti


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
A group of scientists from Temperate Sericulture Research Institute of SKUAST, Srinagar, succeeded in introduction of Sericulture in Poyen Village of Kargil.
7.
Name the antidiabetic ayurvedic drug which is launched by Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)

A.BGR-31
B.BGR-32
C.BGR-33
D.BGR-34


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) has launched BGR-34, an anti-diabetic ayurvedic drug designed for type 2 Diabetes mellitus.
8.
Who has been appointed as the first Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF)

A.V. Mohandas Pai
B.Hemendra Kothari
C.Sujoy Bose
D.None of the above


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
The Union Government has appointed Sujoy Bose as the first Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF).
9.
Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka has decided to step down. Who is he

A.Raghuram Rajan
B.Arjuna Mahendran
C.Patrick Ngugi Njoroge
D.Chiranjeevi


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
The Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) Arjuna Mahendran has stepped aside following more than a year-long-campaign by sections of civil society activists and political parties.
10.
China and which other country has signed close to 30 agreements in areas ranging from food and energy security to military

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


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
China and Russia have signed a draft of agreements from food and energy security to military with over 30 such agreements being signed during Russian President Putin’s whirlwind visit to Beijing
11.
Artemi Panarin is associated with which sports

A.Broomball
B.Curling
C.Ice Hockey
D.Speed Skating


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Russian hockey winger Artemi Panarin, playing for the Chicago Blackhawks, on 22 June 2016 won the 2015-2016 Calder Memorial Trophy.
12.
Who has won the Best Actor in a Leading Role at Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards 2016

A.Ranveer Singh
B.Anil Kapoor
C.Shahrukh Khan
D.Salman Khan


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Ranveer Singh (Bajirao Mastani) has won the Best Actor in a Leading Role at Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards 2016.
13.
The Union Rural Development Ministry has signed Mou with which Space Agency geo-tagging MGNREGA assets

A.JAXA
B.NASA
C.ISRO
D.CNSA


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Union Rural Development Ministry, ISRO ink MoU for geo-tagging MGNREGA assets
14.
In which year the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture accepted by United Nation General Assembly

A.1995
B.1997
C.2001
D.2005


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
1997,the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture accepted by United Nation General Assembly
15.
Who has been bestowed with an Honorary Fellowship by an Indian student's body in the United Kingdom (UK) for his contributions to world peace and culture

A.Sath Guru
B.Baba Ramdev
C.Sri Sri Ravi Shankar
D.Puttaparthi Sai Baba


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar has been bestowed with an Honorary Fellowship by an Indian students body in the United Kingdom (UK) for his contributions to world peace and culture.
16.
State-run Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) has commissioned two units of 14 Megawatts each at Salma Hydro Electric Project in which country

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


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
State-run Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) has commissioned two units of 14 Megawatts each at Salma Hydro Electric Project in Afghanistan.
17.
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has flagged off a new train service between Danapur and Saharsa in which state

A.Odisha
B.Andhra Pradesh
C.Jharkhand
D.Bihar


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has flagged off a new train service between Danapur and Saharsa in Bihar.
18.
Coca Cola will set up a bottling plant in which state

A.Uttarakhand
B.Gujarat
C.Madhya Pradesh
D.Odisha


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Correct Ans:Option A
Explanation:
Coca Cola will set up a bottling plant in Sitarganj in 70 acres of land to be provided by the Uttarakhand government.
19.
Which of the following youth facilitator has won the 2016 Queen's Young Leaders Award

A.Rubaroo
B.Neha Swain
C.Sunil Duggal
D.None of the above


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Neha Swain won the 2016 Queen's Young Leaders Award.
20.
How many Indian has won the 2016 Queen's Young Leaders Award

A.4
B.3
C.2
D.1


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Two Indians, Kartik Sawhney and Neha Swain, have won the 2016 Queen's Young Leaders award in the United Kingdom which will be presented by the British monarch in Buckingham Palace in June 2016.
21.
Which of the following country canal has reopened after nine years of works on 26 June 2016

A.Suez Canal
B.Kennet and Avon Canal
C.Panama Canal
D.Corinth Canal


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Correct Ans:Option C
Explanation:
Newly renovated and expanded Panama Canal reopened for bigger business on 26 June 2016.
22.
Who has won the silver in the 10 m Air Pistol event at the ISSF World Cup held in Baku, Azerbaijan

A.Gagan Narang
B.Vijay Kumar
C.Abhinav Bindra
D.Jitu Rai


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
Shooter Jitu Rai won silver in the 10 m Air Pistol event at the ISSF World Cup held in Baku, Azerbaijan.
23.
Who among the following football player has announced his retirement from international football recently

A.Pablo Zabaleta
B.Otamendi
C.Javier Mascherano
D.Lionel Messi


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Correct Ans:Option D
Explanation:
Lionel Messi sensationally announced his retirement from international football after Argentina crashed to an upset defeat against Chile in the final of the Copa America.
24.
International Day in Support of Victims of Torture was observed on which date

A.June 25
B.June 26
C.June 27
D.June 28


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
International Day in Support of Victims of Torture was observed on 26 June 2016.
25.
Which of the following has been appointed as the members of Khelo India on 26 June 2016

A.Anju Bobby George and Jimmy George
B.Anju Bobby George and Pullela Gopichand
C.PT Usha and Milkha Singh
D.Sachin Tendulkar and Saina Nehwal


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Anju Bobby George and Pullela Gopichand were named as the members of Khelo India on 26 June 2016.
26.
How many countries are full time member of Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR)

A.34
B.35
C.42
D.37


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
India became the 35th full member of the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) on 27 June 2016. This entry would be mutually beneficial to enhance global non-proliferation norms.
27.
Which country has joint the full member of Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) recently

A.Switzerland
B.India
C.Pakistan
D.China


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
India became the 35th full member of the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) on 27 June 2016. This entry would be mutually beneficial to enhance global non-proliferation norms.
28.
Which of the following became the 13th state to join Uday scheme

A.Chhattisgarh
B.Andhra Pradesh
C.Jharkhand
D.Uttarakhand


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
The government of Andhra Pradesh has joined the Uday scheme, meant for revival of debt-laden discoms, and an overall net benefit of about Rs 4,400 crore will accrue to the state.
29.
Who has won the Golden Glove award at 2016 Copa America Football tournament

A.Alexis Sanchez
B.Claudio Bravo
C.Eduardo Vargas
D.Mauricio Isla


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
Claudio Bravo (Chile) won the Golden Glove award at 2016 Copa America Football tournament.
30.
The China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved first loans for projects in how many country

A.5
B.4
C.3
D.7


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Correct Ans:Option B
Explanation:
The China-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) has approved first set of loans totalling US 509 million dollars to finance projects in four countries viz. Bangladesh, Pakistan, Indonesia and Tajikistan.

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