Current Affairs Quiz for 3rd February 2017
(Q.1) Two-day Meeting of the 53rd Session of the SAARC Programming Committee was held in February 2017 in:
- Dhaka, Bangladesh
- Kathmandu, Nepal
- New Delhi, India
- Colombo, Sri Lanka
(Q.2) Which country has been invited as a Guest Country at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum to be held in Russia in June 2017?
(Q.3) Which company has recently unveiled the world’s largest battery storage plant in California?
(Q.4) Name the Indian teenager, who has become World No 1 junior badminton player?
- Sudarshan Raut
- Chandresh Shah
- Pulkit Sharma
- Lakshya Sen
(Q.5) India has signed Financing Agreement for credit of US$201.50 million (equivalent) for the “Third Technical Education Quality Improvement Programme (TEQIP III)” with:
- World Bank
- International Monetary Fund (IMF)
- Asian Development Bank (ADB)
- New Development Bank (NDB)
(Q.6) Name the noted economist, who has been appointed as Principal Economic Adviser in the Ministry of Finance
- Ajay Srivastava
- Sanjeev Sanyal
- Dev Mukherjee
- Ravindra Parekh
(Q.7) Who among the following won Indian National Snooker Championship in February 2017?
- Aditya Mehta
- Pankaj Advani
- Vishal Thakur
(Q.8) Amit Mishra is associated with which sport?
- Table Tennis
(Q.9) Which country’s parliament has become the first in the world to vote to divest from fossil fuels viz. coal, oil and gas?
(Q.10) Which Bollywood actress has been appointed by Union Ministry of Urban Development as the new ambassador of the Swachh Bharat Campaign?
- Kareena Kapoor
- Anushka Sharma
- Priyanka Chopra
- Deepika Padukone