Current Affairs Quiz for 25th and 26th February 2017
(Q.1) Third National Biodiversity Congress (NBC) 2017 was held in February 2017 at:
- Raipur, Chhattisgarh
- Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
- Cuttack, Odisha
- Rajkot, Gujarat
(Q.2) What was the Focal theme of Third National Biodiversity Congress (NBC) 2017 which was held in February 2017 at Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala?
- ‘MainstreamingBiodiversity for Sustainable Development’
- ‘Raising Awareness about Biodiversity’
- ‘Using Technology to Conserve Biodiversity’
- ‘Biodiversity and Climate Change’
(Q.3) Which State Govt will confer ‘Bhim Award’ to 42 outstanding sportspersons of the state for exhibiting outstanding performance in national and international competitions in the last four years?
- Andhra Pradesh
(Q.4) Abdullahi Mohamed Farmajo has been declared as President of which African Country?
(Q.5) Army of which Asian country has launched “Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad”, which aims at indiscriminately eliminating residual/latent threat of terrorism; consolidating gains of operations made thus far and further ensuring security of the borders?
(Q.6) Kenneth J. Arrow, who passed away in February 2017, was a Nobel Prize-Winning:
(Q.7) India’s Department of Telecom, under the Universal Services Obligation (USO) fund, is working to bring high-speed broadband to every village in the country by year:
(Q.8) Which two Indian films have bagged awards at 67th Berlin Film Festival?
- ‘Raman’ and ‘Anna’
- ‘Madhav’ and ‘Chacha’
- ‘Kalam’ and ‘Aakash’
- ‘Newton’ and ‘Aaba’
(Q.9) Who among the following has been appointed as the Chairman of the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal (CWDT)?
- Justice AbhayManohar Sapre
- Justice Vikram Bohra
- Justice Shashank Narayan Trivedi
- Justice Deepak Panchal
(Q.10) Who among the following has been recently roped in as a brand ambassador for the Government’s cleanliness initiative ‘Swachh Bharat Mission’?
- Juhi Chawla
- Shilpa Shetty
- Madhuri Dixit
- Sonali Bendre