Current Affairs Quiz for 15th December 2016
(Q.1) According to the recently released 2016 IHS Jane’s Defence Budgets report, India has become the world’s ______ largest defence spender
(Q.2) According to the recently released 2016 IHS Jane’s Defence Budgets report, which country is the largest defence spender?
- United States
- United Kingdom
(Q.3) Joko Widodo, the President of _____________ was on an official visit to India in December 2016
(Q.4) Which State Govt. has launched India’s first amphibious bus project at one of the wetland in the state?
- Andhra Pradesh
(Q.5) In December 2016, which State had organised India’s biggest and first ever crop insurance claim distribution programme under Prime Minister Crop Insurance Scheme?
- Madhya Pradesh
- Uttar Pradesh
(Q.6) In December 2016, President Pranab Mukherjee launched ‘100 Million for 100 Million’ Campaign, which aims to mobilise 100 million youth and children for 100 million underprivileged children across the world, to end child labour, child slavery, violence against children and promote the right of every child to be safe, free, and educated, over the next 5 years. This campaign has been organised by a foundation headed by:
- Amartya Sen
- Kailash Satyarthi
- Nana Patekar
- Baba Ramdev
(Q.7) Which among following airports has achieved carbon neutral status and has thus become the first in the Asia-Pacific region in the 5-15 million passengers per annum category to attain this status?
- Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport, Nagpur
- Lokpriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport, Guwahati
- Rajiv Gandhi International Airport, Hyderabad
- Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International Airport, Ahmedabad
(Q.8) PM Modi inaugurated India’s largest Cheese making plant in ___________ district of Gujarat
(Q.9) Which country has successfully launched Fengyun-4 satellite, which is first of its new generation weather satellites into geostationary orbit?
- South Korea
(Q.10) Name the Indian actress who has been recently named UNICEF’s Goodwill Ambassador
- Shraddha Kapoor
- Priyanka Chopra
- Deepika Padukone
- Alia Bhatt