Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers – 30th June 2016

30th June 2016 Current Affairs questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.


Questions:

  1. What is the theme for 2016 National Statistics Day
  2. A.Labour and Employment Statistics
    B.Social Development
    C.Services Sector Statistics
    D.Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare

  3. Which of the following organization has released the State of the World's Children 2016 report on 28 June 2016
  4. A.UU-UNO
    B.UNICEF
    C.UNDCP
    D.UNHCR

  5. Name the Tamil poet and philosopher whose statue was unveiled by Uttarakhand Governor K K Paul
  6. A.Kambar
    B.Subramania Bharati
    C.Thiruvalluvar
    D.Ilango Adigal

  7. Researchers discover new non-invasive method to kill cancer cells in 2 hours- what chemical compound does it use
  8. A.Nitrobenzaldehyde
    B.Helium Benzaldehyde
    C.Carbon Benzaldehyde
    D.None of the above

  9. National Statistics Day is observed on which date
  10. A.27 June
    B.28 June
    C.29 June
    D.30 June

  11. Name the Anti-submarine torpedo ,that has been successfully inducted in the Indian Navy
  12. A.Varunastra
    B.Takshak
    C.Black Shark
    D.Shyena

  13. Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has signed a MoU with which country Civil Service Commission for develop institutionalized linkage between the Public Service Commission of both the countries
  14. A.Bhutan
    B.Myanmar
    C.Bangladesh
    D.Sri Lanka

  15. Scientists using a new gas exploration approach have discovered a huge helium gas field in which country
  16. A.Liberia
    B.Mozambique
    C.Ghana
    D.Tanzania

  17. United States, Canada and which other country have promised to generate 50 percent of their electricity from clean energy by 2025
  18. A.Brazil
    B.Mexico
    C.India
    D.China

  19. Which country has the lowest rank in World Bank's global logistics performance ranking 2016
  20. A.Israel
    B.Syria
    C.Afghanistan
    D.Iraq

  21. How many non-permanent members of United Nations Security Council (UNSC)
  22. A.5
    B.7
    C.3
    D.6

  23. Two women appointed as Shariah High Court judges in which country
  24. A.Malaysia
    B.Afghanistan
    C.Pakistan
    D.Israel

  25. Which of the following country three naval ship has reached Russia as part of efforts to enhance maritime cooperation between the navies of both countries
  26. A.India
    B.US
    C.Austria
    D.Guinea

  27. Famous Kamakhya Temple receives an aid Rs. 25 crore for Infrastructure.This temple located in which state
  28. A.Uttar Pradesh
    B.Uttarakhand
    C.Assam
    D.Jammu and Kashmir

  29. Nanjing Audit University is the only university which is recognized by the Institute of Internal Auditors.This University located in which country
  30. A.Russia
    B.China
    C.UK
    D.US

  31. Who is the head of 7th Pay Commission whose recommendations were approved by the Union Cabinet
  32. A.PK Sinha
    B.AK Mathur
    C.Vivek Rae
    D.Rathin Roy

  33. Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) signed a Mou with Which research Organization to jointly work on energy efficiency for two years recently
  34. A.NARI
    B.Wind World (India) Ltd.
    C.SERIIUS
    D.Teri

  35. Which of the following sports personality has conferred the "Honoris Causa" Doctor of Science by Indian Institute Of Technology (IIT) during its 49th convocation ceremony
  36. A.PT Usha
    B.Sachin Tendulkar
    C.Vishwanathan Anand
    D.Dhanraj Pillay

  37. Name the Italian actor ,who has passed away on 27 June 2016
  38. A.Giuseppe Ferrara
    B.Edoardo Muller
    C.Vittorio Merloni
    D.Bud Spencer

  39. Which of the following union minister has inaugurated the newly constructed headquarters of Jharkhand's special anti-Maoist force 'Jharkhand Jaguar' in Jharkhand's capital city Ranchi
  40. A.Arun Jaitley
    B.Rajnath Singh
    C.Venkaiah Naidu
    D.Sushma Swaraj

  41. Who has been elected as Deputy Speaker of Kerala Assembly
  42. A.O Rajagopal
    B.C Balakrishnan
    C.Sreeramakrishnan
    D.V Sasi

  43. What is the rank of India in World Bank ranking in the global logistics performance 2016
  44. A.34th
    B.23rd
    C.19th
    D.7th

  45. Exercise Jalrahat for Flood Relief is a Joint Initiative of Armed Forces and which state
  46. A.Uttar Pradesh
    B.Bihar
    C.Punjab
    D.Assam

  47. Which of the following organization has inked a MoU with Coal Supplying companies and Power Utilities for quality analysis of coal being supplied to power utilities by coal companies
  48. A.CSIY-CIAF
    B.CSIR-CIMFR
    C.CAAR-CIMAR
    D.CSR-CMMR

  49. Which of the following Indian Cricketer has launched the 'Stepathlon Kids'
  50. A.Sachin Tendulkar
    B.Harbhajan Singh
    C.Virat Kohli
    D.Mahendra Singh Dhoni

  51. Which of the following organization has approved 201.50 million US dollars for Technical Education Quality Improvement Project III (TEQIP III) in India to improve the quality of engineering education in select Indian states.
  52. A.AIIB
    B.ADB
    C.IMF
    D.World Bank

  53. Union Cabinet has approved the recommendations of the _________ Pay Commission on 29 June 2016
  54. A.5th
    B.7th
    C.9th
    D.8th

  55. Name the Naga rebel leader, who died in 28 June 2016
  56. A.Isak Chishi Swu
    B.Thuingaleng Muivah
    C.S.S. Khaplang
    D.None of the above

  57. Which of the following country has been elected as non-permanent members of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on 28 June 2016
  58. A.Sweden
    B.France
    C.Russia
    D.US

  59. The World Bank has approved $63 million for Tejaswini Project in which state
  60. A.Uttarakhand
    B.Haryana
    C.Assam
    D.Jharkhand

Answers:
  1. D.Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare
  2. B.UNICEF
  3. C.Thiruvalluvar
  4. A.Nitrobenzaldehyde
  5. C.29 June
  6. A.Varunastra
  7. A.Bhutan
  8. D.Tanzania
  9. B.Mexico
  10. B.Syria
  11. A.5
  12. A.Malaysia
  13. A.India
  14. C.Assam
  15. B.China
  16. B.AK Mathur
  17. D.Teri
  18. C.Vishwanathan Anand
  19. D.Bud Spencer
  20. B.Rajnath Singh
  21. D.V Sasi
  22. C.19th
  23. D.Assam
  24. B.CSIR-CIMFR
  25. C.Virat Kohli
  26. D.World Bank
  27. B.7th
  28. A.Isak Chishi Swu
  29. A.Sweden
  30. D.Jharkhand

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