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Current Affairs Quiz for 3rd January 2017 – Rapid Fire     (Q.1) 14th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas will be held from 7–9 January 2017,... Current Affairs Quiz for 3rd January 2017 – Rapid Fire

Current Affairs Quiz for 3rd January 2017 – Rapid Fire

 

 

(Q.1) 14th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas will be held from 7–9 January 2017, in:

  1. Ahmedabad, Gujarat
  2. Bengaluru, Karnataka
  3. Pune, Maharashtra
  4. Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh

 

(Q.2) What is the theme of 14th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas which will be held from 7–9 January 2017, in Bengaluru?

  1. “Redefining Engagement with the Indian Diaspora”
  2. “Engaging Diaspora: Connecting Across Generations”
  3. “Apna Bharat, Apna Gaurav”
  4. “Cherishing the Accomplishments of Overseas Indians”

 

(Q.3) ‘Sulia Jatra’ which was held in January 2017 is an annual tribal festival celebrated in the state of:

  1. Madhya Pradesh
  2. Chhattisgarh
  3. Odisha
  4. Jharkhand

 

 

(Q.4) Which State Govt. will soon gift contraceptives and a vanity kit to newlywed as part of a programme to reduce total fertility rate?

  1. Punjab
  2. Uttar Pradesh
  3. Gujarat
  4. Rajasthan

 

(Q.5) Hindi writer Shraddha, has been chosen for Bharatiya Jnanpith Navlekhan Award for the year 2016 for her short story titled:

  1. ‘Hawa Mein Phadphadati Chitthi’
  2. ‘Aasman Mein Udati Chitthi’
  3. ‘Saager ke Naam Chitthi’
  4. ‘Chaand Se Aayi Chitthi’

 

(Q.6) Who among the following has been chosen for Bharatiya Jnanpith Navlekhan Award for the year 2016 for his poem ‘Akash Mein Deh’?

  1. Siddharth Chaturvedi
  2. Ghyansham Kumar Devansh
  3. Sudhendu Mishra
  4. Raghav Kumar Vashishth

 

(Q.7) Which country has become the first country in Europe to pay its unemployed citizens a basic monthly income, amounting to 560 euros ($587), in a unique social experiment which is hoped to cut government red tape, reduce poverty and boost employment?

  1. Norway
  2. Sweden
  3. Finland
  4. Netherlands

 

 

(Q.8) According to HSBC Holdings data, India has ranked __________ among the countries offering the highest average annual salary to expatriates

  1. First
  2. Second
  3. Third
  4. Fourth

 

(Q.9) According to HSBC Holdings data, which country is offering highest average annual salary to expatriates?

  1. Switzerland
  2. Singapore
  3. South Africa
  4. Australia

 

(Q.10) On 1st January 2017, who among the following took over as the ninth Secretary-General of the United Nations?

  1. Nicolas Sarkozy
  2. Antonio Guterres
  3. David Cameron
  4. Stephen Harper

 

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