Current Affairs Quiz 26th May 2016 - Fresherslive Current Affairs Quiz

26th May 2016 Current Affairs questions and answers for exam preparation and Interview.


Questions:

  1. Government appointed panel by former CEC N Gopalswami made the report which initiative be taken for benefit of Sanskrit pathshalas across the nation
  2. A.Central Sanskrit board
    B.Central Vedic Studies board
    C.Both A & B
    D.None of the above

  3. Which of the following space centre has decided to test an Air-breathing Propulsion System recently
  4. A.NASA
    B.ISRO
    C.AESA
    D.CNES

  5. Maharashtra Mantralaya's 150 computers attacked by which malicious software
  6. A.Netsky
    B.MyDoom
    C.Zeus
    D.Locky

  7. According to the Assocham-KPMG study, what is the rank of India in producing e-waste in the world
  8. A.2nd
    B.8th
    C.5th
    D.11th

  9. Snapdeal's chief product officer quit the company. Who is he
  10. A.Meet Nikesh Arora
    B.Anand Chandrasekaran
    C.Anand Bansal
    D.Kunal Bahl

  11. Which company has acquired the rights for global fashion chain Forever 21 in the country for an undisclosed sum
  12. A.Allen Solly
    B.Pantaloon Retail Ltd
    C.Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail
    D.Wrangler

  13. Which word will replace the existing word 'viklangjan' in the ministry of person with disabilities
  14. A.Sashakt
    B.Nishakat
    C.Ashakt
    D.Divyang

  15. Islamic Development Bank (IDB) in May 2016 announced to open its first branch in India at which city
  16. A.Ahmedabad
    B.Hyderabad
    C.Mumbai
    D.New Delhi

  17. With which country has India signed an MoU for promoting sustainable, stable and low-carbon thermal power development
  18. A.Bangladesh
    B.Japan
    C.Germany
    D.China

  19. Who has been sworn in as Chief Minister of Kerala
  20. A.Oommen Chandy
    B.V.S. Achuthanandan
    C.Pinarayi Vijayan
    D.O Rajagopal

  21. State-run BHEL has commissioned the first 800 MW supercritical thermal unit in which state
  22. A.Maharashtra
    B.Uttar Pradesh
    C.Gujarat
    D.Karnataka

  23. Who is the author of book title - A Call to Mercy : Hearts to Love, Hands to Serve
  24. A.Annie Besant
    B.Jeannette Rankin
    C.Mother Teresa
    D.Jane Adams

  25. Which of the following is among the list of 13 new smart cities announced by Union Ministry for Urban Development
  26. A.Nashik
    B.Mangaluru
    C.Ujjain
    D.Bhagalpur

  27. Which company has merged with rival in home tech support company Geekatoo
  28. A.Sky Tech
    B.Med Tech
    C.HelloTech
    D.PWC Tech

  29. A New charter for Persons With Disabilities was endorsed at which of the following summit
  30. A.UN Humanitarian
    B.TKE Triangle
    C.World Disability & Rehabilitation
    D.Ability in Tech

  31. The United Nations World Humanitarian Summit concluded in which country
  32. A.Canada
    B.Argentina
    C.France
    D.Turkey

  33. Which country has opened the world's first functioning 3D-printed office building
  34. A.Singapore
    B.Malaysia
    C.Dubai
    D.Saudi Arabia

  35. Week long 'Rail humsafar' will be celebrated from 26th May to which date
  36. A.June 1
    B.June 2
    C.June 3
    D.June 4

  37. Which gene thought to be inactive in adults plays a vital role in preventing heart attacks and stroke and could also delay ageing
  38. A.Oct4
    B.Fountain of youth gene
    C.Oct5
    D.Both A & B

  39. North East Democratic Alliance in news was formed by which of the following political party
  40. A.Indian National Congress (INC)
    B.Communist Party of India (CPI)
    C.Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP)
    D.Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)

  41. Who has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of FreeCharge
  42. A.Kunal Shah
    B.Govind Rajan
    C.Nikesh Arora
    D.Rohit Bansal

  43. Which of the following organization has launched inaugural World Wildlife Crime Report
  44. A.UNODC
    B.UNESCO
    C.UNICRI
    D.IAEA

  45. Name the newly elected MLA in Tamil Nadu who passed away on 25 May 2016
  46. A.Senthur Pandian
    B.Kader Basha
    C.S.M.Seenivel
    D.P. Krishna

  47. ASMITA will be an online database which will carry information of whom
  48. A.Senior Citizens
    B.Student
    C.Scientist
    D.Soldiers

  49. Which of the following Union Ministry has decided to launch ASMITA
  50. A.Union Ministry of Human Resource Development
    B.Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
    C.Union Minister of Defence
    D.Union Ministry of Earth Sciences

  51. Name the Renowned Pink Panther star who has passed away on 24 May 2016
  52. A.Martin Miller
    B.Roger Rees
    C.Burt Kwouk
    D.Peter Sellers

  53. Which of the following organization released that 40 million Indians will be at risk from rising sea levels by 2050
  54. A.ESGP
    B.CSE
    C.IUCN
    D.UNEP

  55. What is the rank of IIM-B in Financial Times (FT) Executive Education rankings 2016
  56. A.37th
    B.47th
    C.57th
    D.74th

  57. Name the senior Afghan Taliban who has died in US drone strike recently
  58. A.Mullah Mohammed Omar
    B.Mullah Akhtar Mansour
    C.Mullah Obaidullah Akhund
    D.Mullah Muhammad Hassan Rahmani

  59. Which company has incorporated its agricultural equipment rental services arm Trringo.com as a wholly-owned subsidiary
  60. A.Tata Motors Ltd
    B.Escorts Agri Machinery
    C.Mahindra & Mahindra
    D.Sonalika

  61. The Loan and Project Agreements for World Bank (IBRD) assistance of US$ 100 million for Urban Water Supply Modernization project of which state
  62. A.Karnataka
    B.Maharashtra
    C.Andhra Pradesh
    D.Uttar Pradesh

Answers:
  1. C.Both A & B
  2. B.ISRO
  3. D.Locky
  4. C.5th
  5. B.Anand Chandrasekaran
  6. C.Aditya Birla Fashion and Retail
  7. D.Divyang
  8. A.Ahmedabad
  9. B.Japan
  10. C.Pinarayi Vijayan
  11. D.Karnataka
  12. C.Mother Teresa
  13. D.Bhagalpur
  14. C.HelloTech
  15. A.UN Humanitarian
  16. D.Turkey
  17. C.Dubai
  18. A.June 1
  19. D.Both A & B
  20. D.Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)
  21. B.Govind Rajan
  22. A.UNODC
  23. C.S.M.Seenivel
  24. B.Student
  25. A.Union Ministry of Human Resource Development
  26. C.Burt Kwouk
  27. D.UNEP
  28. B.47th
  29. B.Mullah Akhtar Mansour
  30. C.Mahindra & Mahindra
  31. A.Karnataka

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