Current Affairs Quiz for 28th and 29th January 2017
(Q.1) ‘Data Privacy Day’ is observed on which date every year?
- 27th January
- 28th January
- 29th January
- 30th January
(Q.2) India has signed White Shipping agreement with which country to enable information sharing on maritime traffic and maritime domain awareness in the Indian Ocean Region (IOR)?
(Q.3) India is ranked at the _______ spot, in a list of eight great powers for the year 2017 by a leading American foreign policy magazine
(Q.4) Which state has recently launched ‘Dulari Kanya’, a special scheme to check infant mortality in the state?
- Arunachal Pradesh
(Q.5) Name the scientist of National Geophysical Research Institute (NGRI) who has been selected for the National Geoscience Award for 2016, in recognition of his work in the field of geo-environmental studies?
- A Keshav Krishna
- L Rakesh Iyer
- V Shashank Menon
- N Murli Nair
(Q.6) Mary Tyler Moore, who passed away in January 2017, was a famous:
- American Writer
- American Actress
- American Journalist
- American Diplomat
(Q.7) India’s first Post Office Passport Seva Kendra (POPSK), which will offer all passport related services on the lines of Passport Seva Kendras has been launched in:
(Q.8) Which country has recently launched its first military communications satellite named Kirameki-2?
- South Korea
- North Korea
(Q.9) India has been ranked ______ among 176 countries in the Corruption Perception Index 2016 released by the Transparency International organisation
(Q.10) Corruption Perception Index 2016 released by the Transparency International organisation has been topped by:
- Sweden and Norway
- New Zealand and Denmark
- Sweden and New Zealand
- Norway and Denmark